October 26, 2006 (HOSTSEARCH.COM) Canada Web Hosting (http://www.canadawebhosting.com) has been awarded Microsoft Gold Partner Status, the company announced yesterday. The award was granted as a result of the company displaying competencies in hosting solutions and networking infrastructure solutions. Canada Web Hosting will now receive a range of benefits such as access to training and additional Microsoft support.
"Being one of the first Gold Certified Managed Hosting Providers in Canada to achieve the Microsoft hosting solutions competency is a proud moment for Canada Web Hosting," explained Canada Web Hostings, Chief Technical Officer, Kelly Beardmore. "It reflects the leadership role we have in this industry."
To achieve the award Canada Web Hosting had to demonstrate expertise with Microsoft-based technologies and prove ability to meet customer needs. "Microsoft's Gold Certified Partners demonstrate a high degree of competence in working with Microsoft-based technologies. This achievement further demonstrates Canada Web Hosting's commitment to deliver high quality, fully integrated software solutions to their customers," said Director of Partner Group, Microsoft Canada Co., Lora Gernon. "Today, Microsoft is pleased to recognize Canada Web Hosting as a Gold Certified Partner."