Thru, Inc. Renews Microsoft Gold Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Competency
Dallas, Texas, June 13, 2013 – Thru, Inc., an innovator of enterprise-class managed file transfer services, announced the renewal of the Microsoft Gold Independent Software Vendor (ISV) competency today. The Microsoft Gold ISV Competency award is the highest level of recognition of competence and expertise in the Microsoft Partner Network and reinforces Thru’s commitment to create and deliver innovative file sharing and collaboration services based on Microsoft technologies.
To earn a Microsoft gold competency, partners must demonstrate expertise through rigorous exams and have staff with multiple vendor certifications. To ensure the highest quality of services, Microsoft requires customer references for successful implementation and customer satisfaction.
As a Microsoft’s Gold ISV Competency partner, Thru can access the latest technology and services to help deliver the most innovative, cutting-edge solutions to Thru customers. “We are extremely pleased to renew our Gold Certified Partner status in the Microsoft Partner Program. This allows us to clearly promote our expertise in today’s technology market and relationship with Microsoft,” said Sergey Arutiunov, Thru CTO. “The benefits provided through our Gold Certified Partner status help us continue to enhance what we offer our customers.”
“By achieving a gold competency, organizations have proven their expertise in specific technology areas, placing them among the top five percent of Microsoft partners worldwide,” said Jon Roskill, Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “When customers look for an IT partner to meet their business challenges, choosing a company that has attained Microsoft competencies is a smart move. These are highly qualified professionals with access to Microsoft technical support and product teams.”
The Microsoft Partner Network helps partners strengthen their capabilities to showcase leadership in the marketplace on the latest technology, to better serve customers and, with 640,000 Microsoft partners in their ecosystem, to easily connect with one of the most active, diverse networks in the world.
Thru, Inc. is a global leader in cloud-based managed file transfer, trusted to distribute and manage information quickly and securely across the globe. Handling millions of transactions while serving many industries including software, financial services, architecture, and oil and gas, Thru has numerous enterprise installations in over 70 countries. Thru’s platform services such as FTP replacement, secure dropbox, and mobile file sharing allow businesses and enterprises to securely manage the flow of data.