Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd., the worldwide IT leader in software, solutions, and services was named ‘ Unified Communications Application Vendor of the Year’ at the 2017 Frost & Sullivan India Digital Transformation Awardsheld in Mumbai. Currently in its 15 th year, the 2017 Frost & Sullivan India Digital Transformation Awards witnessed the participation of leading personalities and companies from the Information and Communication Technology sector. These companies were lauded for their exceptional growth and market strategies, product development abilities, competitive advancement skills, technology innovation, and dedicated customer focus.
Microsoft has always been a major stakeholder in the Unified Communications market space. The company has been serving customers in India through its innovative products and services that fit specific needs of enterprises. Microsoft revamped and strengthened its existing Office365 and Skype for Business (SfB) portfolio to include business intelligence and team collaboration solutions. These enhancements well reflect Microsoft India’s focus on the company’s computer technology and software products, and empower the communities they operate in. The company’s long-term vision to create simple, easy to use yet productive applications has helped it gain customer confidence and market reputation in India.
Congratulating Microsoft Corporation (India) Pvt. Ltd. on the award, Mr. Benoy C.S., Director & Business Unit Head,Digital Transformation (ICT) Practice, Frost & Sullivan said, “Microsoft has been at the forefront of innovation and has enabled enterprises to transform their digital experience. With a deep focus on empowering end users, Microsoft made significant development in its solution portfolio to offer flexible and secure solutions to enterprises. The company’s continued investments in technology backed by a strong go-to-market strategy have given it a competitive edge. The company catered to every enterprise segment with unique offerings and enhanced value proposition. With a strong partner ecosystem, the company has strengthened its foothold and visibility in India. Microsoft is a strong thought leader and trustworthy name in the unified communication services segment and has consistently worked towards customizing its offering to suit every enterprise.”
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Alok B. Lall, Director, Office Business Group, Microsoft India said, “In line with our focus of empowering organizations with digital transformation, security and innovation, we are delighted to receive this award that will inspire us to keep strengthening our efforts in this direction. Our belief is that ‘At the heart of great teams is great communication’. Teams that communicate often and openly are more efficient, respond faster and plan better, ultimately leading to business efficiency and productivity. As companies go through digital transformation, we are delivering innovation in our ‘Skype for Business Online’, a cloud platform that unlocks creativity by empowering people to express their ideas more effectively. With our vision to help individuals and businesses realize their full potential, our promise is that with new capabilities, customers can significantly simplify their infrastructure with one platform, be it for calling, conferencing, video, or sharing.”