Northdoor, a leading provider of integrated information technology solutions, today announced it has been named a finalist in the 2014 Microsoft Cloud Partner of the Year: Small and Medium Business (SMB) Award. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft Corp. partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
James Cherry CTO said: “Northdoor is hugely supportive of the Microsoft partner community and we are delighted to have been named a finalist in this year’s honours with our Sanctions Checker solution.”
Sanctions Checker is a powerful, easy to use software-as-a-service solution that enables financial organisations to screen individuals and companies against international sanctions lists. Deficiencies in the screening process can lead to sizeable fines. Sanctions Checker is unique in its ability to integrate quickly and easily with other systems and it boasts an intuitive ‘fuzzy search’ capability that minimises false positives saving time and resources spent on searching and verification.
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,800 entrants from 117 different countries worldwide. Northdoor was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services in Microsoft Cloud Partner of the Year: Small and Medium Business (SMB) Award.
The Cloud Partner of the Year: Small and Medium Business (SMB) Award honours a partner that has successfully scaled out its cloud practice to a profitable business, effectively targeting and acquiring new customers to the cloud with innovative marketing tools and an effective customer acquisition strategy.
“Microsoft’s success as a company depends on great partners, and Northdoor is a shining example of the kind of innovation our partner ecosystem drives year after year,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. “We are honoured to recognise Northdoor as this year’s finalist of the 2014 Microsoft Cloud Partner of the Year: Small and Medium Business (SMB) award, and we applaud Northdoor’s dedication to providing innovative solutions that drive results for our mutual customers.”
The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognise Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.
To find out more about Sanctions Checker visit:www.sanctionschecker.com