Cloud Business recognised for excellence with Microsoft Gold Cloud Productivity Partner Status

Cloud Business recognised for excellence with Microsoft Gold Cloud Productivity Partner Status

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Surrey, United Kingdom – 9th April, 2015

Cloud Business, a fast growing cloud computing company, today announced it has achieved Gold Certified Status in Cloud Productivity.

Gold Certified Partners, the top 1 percent of Microsoft Partners, have the proven credentials and support required to deliver an excellent experience to customers. Being named as a Gold Certified Partner confirms that Cloud Business has demonstrated exceptional expertise with Microsoft Office 365 and a proven ability to integrate Identity, Email, Skype for Business, SharePoint, Yammer and OneDrive within a Microsoft Environment – to make it easy for customers to adopt and benefit from these step change technologies.

“Our team are committed to delivering a fantastic experience for our customers. This recognition underpins our commitment to demonstrating this and striving to be the best in our field.”

“The timing of this accolade is great, with Office 365 the fastest growing Microsoft product in history, we are very well placed to help transform the way organisations work.”

James Butler, CEO, Cloud Business

 What Microsoft Say

By achieving a gold competency, partners have demonstrated the highest, most consistent capability and commitment to the latest Microsoft technology,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “These partners have a deep expertise that puts them in the top 1 percent of our partner ecosystem, and their proficiency will help customers drive innovative solutions on the latest Microsoft technology.”

About Cloud Business

Cloud Business is a fast growth cloud consultancy and software company. The company was founded in 2009 and has grown significantly, helping transform the way companies work.

Typical projects include migrating email systems, setting up collaboration sites and enabling instant video and voice messaging.

Over the past 5 years Cloud Business has;

  • Migrated over 200,000 users to the Microsoft cloud.
  • Worked with over 100 customers with recent customers including – Argos, ASOS, Wiggle, O2 Telefonica, The Carbon Trust and Imperial College.


Cloud Business credentials –

  • Awarded Worldwide Microsoft Office 365 Commercial Partner of the Year 2012-2013
  • Cloud Accelerate Partner
  • Gold Cloud Productivity Partner
  • Silver Messaging Partner
  • Silver Small and Midmarket Solutions Partner


“We fundamentally change the way our customers work, helping them quickly adopt new technologies and work more productively on any device, anywhere”

Matthew Garrett, Technical Director, Cloud Business


Cloud Business in the press

UK Business Angel Awards – Shortlisted for High Growth Team of the Year

Financial Times – Companies question Cloud Security

Financial Times – Cloud Computing and business security

Mail on Sunday – Three year old firm set to hit £1.1m sales


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