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eMazzanti Technologies Earns 9 Microsoft Competencies

Achievement demonstrates NYC IT consultant’s commitment to ongoing professional training to excel in multi-discipline IT environments.

Microsoft Partner NetworkHoboken, NJ (Vocus) June 10, 2015 – eMazzanti Technologies, a New York City area IT consultant and managed services provider, today announced that it has earned nine competencies in the Microsoft Partner Network, including Gold Midmarket Solution Provider and the new Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions Competency. The achievement represents remarkable dedication over the past nine years to ongoing professional training to excel in multi-discipline IT environments. eMazzanti earned its first Microsoft competency in 2006.

By achieving a Microsoft competency, eMazzanti has proven its expertise in specific technology areas, placing it among the top 5 percent of Microsoft partners worldwide. This achievement reflects eMazzanti’s 14 years of double-digit growth and focused commitment to providing outstanding Microsoft technology solutions to enhance customers’ business results.

“We are proud to be among the top 5% of Microsoft Partners leading the business migration to the cloud,” stated Carl Mazzanti, CEO, eMazzanti Technologies. “Hundreds of companies confidently look to eMazzanti for the cloud solutions and expertise they seek to grow their businesses.”

“This remarkable achievement demonstrates eMazzanti’s above-and-beyond commitment to Microsoft technologies and the Microsoft Partner Network,” stated Gavriella Schuster, general manager, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft. “Our success depends on partners like eMazzanti who deliver transformative business solutions built on Microsoft cloud, mobility, server and productivity technologies.”

eMazzanti Technologies was also recently nominated for the Microsoft 2015 East Region Partner of the Year award and achieved the rank of 160 on the MSPMentor 501 Global List of Top MSPs worldwide.

Microsoft Competencies

Microsoft competencies represent a significant investment of time and resources to enhance the quality of services offered to customers. As a Gold Midmarket Solution Provider, eMazzanti demonstrates expertise with Microsoft technologies and a proven ability to meet customers’ needs.

Microsoft recognizes eMazzanti Technologies’ expertise within these nine competencies:

  • Gold Midmarket Solution Provider
  • Gold OEM
  • Silver Cloud Productivity
  • Silver Identity and Access
  • Silver Intelligent Systems
  • Silver Devices and Deployment
  • Silver Datacenter
  • Silver Hosting
  • Silver Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions

The Silver Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions Competency recognizes eMazzanti’s expertise and impact in the growing market for cloud and hybrid services, expected to reach $108 billion by 2017, according to a 2014 IDC study commissioned by Microsoft.

As a leader in online productivity, storage, device management and infrastructure services, Microsoft offers an integrated portfolio of cloud and hybrid services across multiple platforms, apps and devices. eMazzanti’s certified IT experts rapidly deliver Microsoft cloud and mobile solutions, including Microsoft Office 365 for Business, Microsoft Windows 8, Microsoft Windows Azure, Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Windows Server.

Microsoft Office 365 is Microsoft’s fastest growing commercial product ever. The Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions competency enables partners to capitalize on the demand from the small and midmarket customer marketplace for cloud and hybrid solutions built on Microsoft Office 365, providing them with additional support and incentives as they grow their business.

The Gold Midmarket Solution Provider competency certifies eMazzanti’s expertise in various Microsoft technologies which midmarket business customers depend on to enhance business results. The demonstrated skills required to earn the competency include installing and configuring Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions, enabling Office 365 services and managing Office 365 Identities and Requirements. Organizations must also meet certain customer reference and satisfaction requirements.


The other competencies attained substantiate eMazzanti’s ongoing commitment to providing outstanding IT solutions and support for small and midmarket businesses in the areas of outsourced IT, cloud computing, hosting and systems design and deployment.

Microsoft Competencies are designed to help differentiate a partner’s capabilities with specific Microsoft technologies to customers looking for a particular type of solution. Each Competency has a unique set of requirements and benefits, formulated to accurately represent the specific skills and services that partners bring to the technology industry.

The Microsoft Partner Network represents Microsoft’s ongoing commitment to the success of partners worldwide. The program offers a single, integrated partnering framework that recognizes partner expertise, rewards the total impact that partners have in the technology marketplace, and delivers more value to help partners’ businesses be successful. Microsoft Gold Certified Partners receive a generous set of benefits, including support, access, development resources and incentives, giving them a competitive advantage.

Carl Mazzanti is Co-Founder and President of eMazzanti Technologies, Microsoft’s four time Partner of the Year and one of the premier IT consulting services for businesses throughout the New York metropolitan area and internationally. Carl and his company manage over 400 active accounts ranging from professional services firms to high-end global retailers.

eMazzanti is all about delivering powerful, efficient outsourced IT services, such as computer network management and troubleshooting, managed print, PCI DSS compliance, green computing, mobile workforce technology, information security, cloud computing, and business continuity and disaster recovery.  

Carl Mazzanti is also a frequent business conference speaker and technology talk show guest and contributor at Microsoft-focused events, including frequent prominent roles at the Microsoft Inspire (Worldwide Partner Conference / WPC).

Carl, a serial Entrepreneur, gives back to the community through Entrepreneur teaching engagements at Georgetown University, the company’s ocean wildlife conservation effort, the Blue Project, and Tree Mazzanti.



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