Calgary, Alberta [June 7, 2018] — Long View today proudly announced it has won the 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for Canada. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

“I am super proud of the Long View team today,” said Brent Allison, CEO Long View.  “This is an enormous accomplishment and is a testament to our ability to execute on our strategy while creating “win-win-win” outcomes for our partners, our clients and our people.  Our deepest appreciation to team members who have implemented programs with Microsoft and to all our talented technical teams who have sold, implemented and provided fantastic service to our clients.  We’d also like to say thanks to our friends and colleagues at Microsoft who have made our partnership a priority.  We are looking forward to growing our partnership with you for many years to come!”

Ranked by Microsoft as the fastest growing Canadian Licensing Service Provider with 36% YOY growth and ranked Number 1 for Cloud Service Provider Market Share in Canada, Long View has a trusted reputation for delivering best-in-class technology solutions on a foundation of industry best practices. Long View has strategic partnerships to accelerate customers’ cloud transformation and has also developed solutions like Cyber Trust that leverages the Microsoft Security framework to keep customers safe. Long View’s extensive experience in building multi-cloud datacenters has resulted in Azure cloud migration and managed service agreements with companies across North America.

Long View has been a Microsoft partner since 2004 and holds Gold level competency in many Microsoft products such as Cloud Platform, Cloud Productivity, Collaboration and Content, Communications, Datacenter, Enterprise Mobility Management, Messaging, and Windows and Devices.

Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,600 entrants from 115 countries worldwide. Long View was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services, as well as representing excellent subsidiary engagement in Canada.

The Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Awards honor partners at the country level that have demonstrated business excellence in delivering Microsoft solutions to multiple customers over the past year. This award recognizes Long View as succeeding in effective engagement with its local Microsoft office while showcasing innovation and business impact, driving customer satisfaction, and winning new customers.

“We are honored to recognize Long View of Canada as a Microsoft Country Partner of the Year,” said Gavriella Schuster, corporate vice president, One Commercial Partner, Microsoft Corp. “Long View has distinguished itself as a top partner, exemplifying the remarkable expertise and innovation we see in our Microsoft partner community to deliver transformative solutions.”

The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions over the past year.

For further information: Geoff Hogue, Marketing Manager, Long View, Phone: 403.515.6900, E-mail: geoff.hogue@lvs1.com