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. iLink had been previously recognized as the 2011 Mobility Partner of the Year and 2009 Public Sector Health Partner of the Year.
“We are very excited and thrilled at being recognized as the 2012 Public Safety & National Security Partner of the Year. It is a great honor for our talented team and demonstrates our expertise, industry knowledge and commitment in helping public safety and national security customers solve their business problems” ” said Mahadevan Seetharaman, Vice President of Strategy, Marketing and Alliances at iLink Systems, Inc.
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. iLink Systems was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services in Public Sector Public Safety & National Security.
The Public Sector, Public Safety, and National Security Partner of the Year Award recognizes the partner that exhibited excellence in providing innovative and unique services or solutions based on Microsoft technologies to public safety and national security customers. iLink demonstrated industry knowledge and expertise, as well as consistent, high-quality, predictable service or solutions to public safety and national security customers. iLink also demonstrated business leadership and success through strong growth in new customer additions and revenue, and effective engagement with Microsoft by using the Microsoft Partner Network to develop, create demand for, and sell their software solutions or services.
“Recognizing our valued partner, Microsoft is pleased to award iLink Systems as the Public Sector, Public Safety and National Security Partner of the Year,” said Laura Ipsen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Public Sector. “iLink System’s EPIC Situational Awareness Solution uses Microsoft technologies to provide a common operating picture in humanitarian relief operations, improving logistics coordination and communication for the United Nation’s World Food Program.”
The Microsoft Partner Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.
Founded in 2002, iLink Systems, Inc. (ilink-systems.com) is an ISO and CMMI certified global software solutions provider, Microsoft Gold Level Partner and winner of the 2011 Mobility partner of the year award. iLink integrates software systems and develops custom applications, components, and frameworks on the Microsoft platform for IT departments, application services providers and independent software vendors. iLink solutions are used in a broad range of industries and functions, including healthcare, telecom, government, education, and life sciences. iLink's expertise also includes mobile and embedded systems, business intelligence, portals and collaboration, and user experience design. Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, iLink has offices in Fairfax, VA; Houston, TX; Los Angeles, CA; CA-Bay Area; Atlanta, GA; London, UK and Chennai, India, Trichy - India.