Progress has announced the winners of the Progress 2016 Global Partner Awards. T
he annual recognition celebrates top Progress partners demonstrating excellence in a wide array of business and market categories as well as technology innovation. In total, the awards honoured 18 Progress partners across 10 countries.
“These organisations exemplify the power of Progress technology to deliver game-changing business outcomes,” says Kimberly King, vice-president: global partners and channels at Progress. “We’re proud of our partners’ expertise in leveraging Progress technology to develop applications and experiences that deliver on complex and innovative business requirements.
“Together we help our customers grow their businesses and stay competitive in a fast-paced technology landscape. Best of all, we inspire each other to drive innovation and create the best solutions for tomorrow’s challenges.”
The Progress OpenEdge 2016 Global Partner Awards recognise partners that have leveraged Progress OpenEdge, the application development platform for simplifying the delivery of mission-critical business applications, in a significant way.
The 2016 Progress Global Partner Awards winners are:
* Modernisation: FDM4
* Visionary: LexisNexis
* SaaS Excellence: B&L Information Systems
* Service Delivery Partners (SDP) Community: Consultingwerk
* Highest Revenue: QAD, TOTVS, proALPHA, Markinson
* Highest SaaS Revenue: DMSi, CSI TSS PinkRoccade Healthcare, Supercorp Technology, ADP Brasil
* Distributor of the Year: AIGS
* Partner of the Year: DMSi
“We are deeply honoured to receive the Distributor of the Year award,” says Rick Parry, chairman and CEO of AIGS.
Founded in 2010 as a result of the conversion of Progress Software’s operation in South Africa from a wholly-owned subsidiary to an independent distributor, AIGS has consistently proved itself instrumental in introducing and implementing many of the key Progress technologies to South African customers, while continuing to grow local market share.
In addition, AIGS’s appointment earlier this year as a certified Progress Service Delivery Partner is further testimony to its commitment to support the local Progress partner network.