WatServ Achieves Microsoft Gold Status for Cloud Platform Competency

WatServ demonstrates best-in-class capability and market leadership through demonstrated technology success and customer commitment

Waterloo, Ontario, CANADA

TORONTO, Jan. 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WatServ is proud to announce that the company has achieved the Gold status for Cloud Platform Competency for its use and expertise of Microsoft Azure. This certification allows WatServ to continue growing alongside our customers while leveraging Microsoft’s product stack and partner resources. The designation is awarded to Microsoft partners who have proven their expertise by successfully completing rigorous Microsoft Technical Assessments as well as maintaining core Microsoft Certified Professionals on staff.

Achieving the gold status for Cloud competency is an important recognition in today’s cloud market. Not only is this certification representative of WatServ’s significant customer volume within the Azure environment, but it also demonstrates the company’s deep engineering skills and technical knowledge in advising clients with increasingly complex cloud environments.

WatServ’s mandate is to begin each client engagement with purpose. The company invests the time to ask the right questions to the right stakeholders, resulting in the implementation of the right cloud solutions. Dave Lacey, Chief Executive Officer of WatServ states, “WatServ works with a global network of enterprise clients who rely on the company’s knowledge of Azure and expertise to deliver creative cloud solutions and cloud strategy programs. The WatServ team has proven to be a reliable and skilled partner evidenced through the company’s industry experience, successful cloud implementations, and customer support programs. We are honoured to achieve the Gold Cloud Platform Competency for Microsoft Azure and look forward to working with our partners through their digital transformations.”

“By achieving a Gold competency, partners have demonstrated the highest, most consistent capability and commitment to the latest Microsoft technology,” said Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president, One Commercial Partner (OCP) at Microsoft Corp. “These partners have a deep expertise that puts them in the top of our partner ecosystem, and their proficiency will help customers drive innovative solutions.”

About WatServ
Founded in 2006 Waterloo, Ontario Canada, WatServ is a leading next-gen Managed Services Provider specializing in private, public and multi-cloud solutions. Our company is focused on hosting complex, high-availability environments for enterprise-level applications. Relying on the Microsoft and Google public cloud in addition to WatServ’s private cloud, we offer our customers and partners the opportunity to create their ideal managed cloud environment. WatServ has office locations in Canada and the United States and is relied upon by customers for our premium 24x7 support and technical knowledge. With over 10,000 users, connecting from 60 countries, we are ready to help anytime, anywhere. For more information, visit www.watserv.com.

WatServ is an affiliate of Brookfield Business Partners (BBP), a public company with majority ownership by Brookfield Asset Management Inc. BBP is listed on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges. Further information is available at www.brookfield.com

Randy Mizzoni, SVP of Sales & Marketing