Oxford Consulting Group Attains Microsoft Cloud Accelerate Status

Oxford Consulting Group earns Microsoft Cloud Accelerate program distinction through demonstrated cloud technology success and customer commitment. 

Microsoft Cloud Accelerate PartnerWESTERVILLE, Ohio — October 3, 2012 — Oxford Consulting Group, a leading IT services, staffing and solutions provider, today announced it has qualified as a member of the Microsoft Cloud Accelerate program by demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft’s customers evolving needs in today’s dynamic cloud marketplace. To qualify for the Cloud Accelerate program, partners must successfully demonstrate their cloud services expertise through rigorous sales and technical assessments; and ensure the highest quality of services.  Microsoft requires customer references to demonstrate successful customer implementations and satisfaction.

Oxford Consulting Group provides an array of IT services and solutions including B2B Integration, EDI, supply chain management, IT staffing, and IT managed services, designed to help enterprises improve business processes, reduce IT costs and complexity, and achieve greater ROI from their technology investments.  In addition, the company provides an array of IT solutions and IT support services for small to medium-sized businesses, including IT strategy, PC support, network management, cloud consulting, and IT outsourcing.

The Cloud Accelerate partner designation underscores Oxford’s cloud capabilities and expertise, and showcases the firm’s ability to deliver world-class cloud solutions including Office 365.  The distinction also reinforces Oxford’s commitment to helping its clients address business challenges through cloud solutions, and to delivering the highest quality cloud services and support.

John Massie“We’re very excited about achieving the Microsoft Cloud Accelerate partner status,” said John Massie, director of IT Services at Oxford Consulting Group. “The Cloud Accelerate program will provide Oxford access to additional technical and marketing resources that will help us better serve our customers and will assist us with accelerating future deployments.”

“We have seen a tremendous amount of interest in cloud-based solutions for small to medium-sized businesses,” continued Massie.  “Microsoft Office 365 has been a great solution for our customers, providing them enterprise-level capabilities while fitting within any IT budget.”

“Attaining the Cloud Accelerate Badge demonstrates the partner’s ability to implement solutions that solve today’s customers’ business challenges utilizing cloud services,” said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “By joining the Microsoft Cloud Accelerate program, this partner has proven its understanding of Microsoft cloud technologies and is poised to drive business opportunity in today’s cloud era.”

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About Oxford Consulting Group

Oxford Consulting Group is a leading information technology (IT) consulting firm and solutions provider that has developed, implemented and supported the technology portfolios of hundreds of companies across North America.  Established in 1998 and headquartered in Westerville, Ohio, Oxford Consulting Group has a team of nearly 200 talented, dedicated, creative and customer-focused business and technology professionals.  The company’s breadth of solutions range from delivering business integration and supply chain management solutions for large enterprises, to providing IT consulting and help desk services for SMBs.