PARSIPPANY, N.J., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Macrosoft Inc., a leading-edge software design and development company, announced today its renewal of the Microsoft Gold Certified Partnership for its storm-center automation tool, Resources on-Demand (RoD). This accreditation requires the highest level of competence and expertise with Microsoft technologies, and the distinguished few who achieve this level are recognized by Microsoft as their elite business partners. The certification of RoD follows testing to ensure the product meets the Platform Test for the Independent Software Vendor (ISV)/Software competency.
"We are pleased to have the current version of our emergency resource management tool, RoD, independently certified to meet the stringent testing standards dictated by Microsoft," says Jason Singer, Director of Macrosoft's Utilities Practice. "Large and small utilities throughout North America rely on RoD in an emergency to restore power and we understand what's at stake. That is why Microsoft's certification of RoD gives comfort to utilities as to its performance and reliability."
For the past five years, Macrosoft has provided the industry standard in emergency resource management solutions, and is currently the only product of its kind. Numerous utilities are currently using Macrosoft's Resources on-Demand™ (RoD) to respond faster and more efficiently to emergencies. Resources on-Demand™ provides decision-makers with the following: immediate access to restoration personnel and equipment information, live feeds from crew callout and other systems, estimated crew costs and expenditure tracking, the ability to manage crew lodging and staging site logistics, and real-time, snapshot, and historical reports. RoD has been proven invaluable to clients because it streamlines their resource management process in a single, central database, replacing manual spreadsheets and information processing.
For more information about Resources on-Demand, please go to: http://www.resources-ondemand.com/
For outage information across the nation, please go to: http://www.outagecentral.com/
For further information, contact:
Jason Singer: 973-889-0500 x263
SOURCE Macrosoft Inc.