Copenhagen, Denmark. March 3, 2021 — CTGlobal today announced their new status of Microsoft Azure Advanced Specialized Partner for Windows Server and SQL Migration to Azure, a position awarded as a result of a rigorous audit and in recognition of the IT consultancy’s expertise in Azure technologies and cloud migration.
Since Microsoft’s Azure technologies were introduced in the mid-2010s, CTGlobal’s cloud and data center experts have been focused on developing best practices for cloud migration based on Microsoft Azure.
Thanks to sound and trust-based relationships with customers, and a diligent pursuit of knowledge and expertise in the Microsoft Azure communities, CTGlobal have succeeded in developing an expert skillset and tried and tested best practices in Azure, with planning and assessment as key disciplines in all aspects of the processes The focus has also resulted in Microsoft MVP status for several of the company’s consultants, and CTGlobal have long since established a reputation for being the go-to consultants, for enterprises seeking to migrate to the cloud. CTGlobal are established thought leaders in implementing ‘Infrastructure as Code’ which gives organizations all-important control of all essential levers in the cloud platform itself, and also ensures control of cost.
“But it’s one thing to feel confident about what we are doing. It’s quite different to receive this level of acknowledgement from Microsoft, based on an independent audit. We’re very proud to be validated as one of the few solution providers out there who are able to deliver in this field,” says Peter Odgaard-Jensen, CTGlobal CEO.
The audit assessed CTGlobal’s operational capabilities against program requirements for a Microsoft Azure advanced specialization. The assessment comprised of Q&As, and the review of selected processes and procedures, including demonstrations of tools and technologies used by CTGlobal to meet Azure advanced specialization requirements.
“During the audit [CTGlobal] demonstrated several project management and technical best practices. The level of preparedness for the audit was very high; the quality of the presented projects is remarkable. The audit concludes that CTGlobal fully adheres to the requirements of the Azure Advanced Specialization program,” states the Executive Summary in the Final Report of the audit.
Why is it a big deal?
For CTGlobal, it is of course significant to have their Azure migrations expertise recognized at company level, and not just derived from the MVP status of its employees. CTGlobal’s customers can now feel confident that the best practices and processes recommended by CTGlobal come with the seal of approval from Microsoft itself.
“Cloud migration is a highly complex process. It involves and lot of big decisions, and has ramifications throughout an organization. For a company to embark on this journey, a high level of trust in the advisors guiding you on your way is absolutely paramount. Choosing an advisor with an official stamp of approval as your solution provider, makes it easier to reassure decision-makers that their infrastructure is safe, and will emerge unscathed and improved on the other side,” concludes Peter Odgaard-Jensen.