InfotechLead.com, a prominent IT news website targeting IT decisions makers and CIOs at enterprises, government, SMBs and start-ups, today announced InfotechLead Award 2017.
Microsoft is selected as the InfotechLead.com Leader 2017 considering the US-based software giant’s contribution to organizations and individuals to improve productivity.
InfotechLead.com Leader 2017 is the main award from InfotechLead.com.
Microsoft, beyond setting the usual revenue-profit targets, is supporting the entire population for the growth. Its acquisition of LinkedIn reinforces the long-term strategy of the software company.
Microsoft is almost dominant in the PC world with Windows. The company invests billions to bring innovative changes in Windows to support the growth of its developers, users, partners, among others. Microsoft’s investment in cloud business boosted the growth in commercial cloud to 57 percent. The performance of Commercial Cloud was driven by growth in Office 365, Dynamics 365 and Azure. Microsoft believes in partnerships to tap customers who are constructing hybrid environments.
Microsoft under the guidance of CEO Satya Nadella and other team members is making investments in latest technology such as Internet of Things (IoT), artificial intelligence (AI) and high performance computing (HPC) to create opportunities for Azure and add value to Office 365 and Dynamics 365.
Winners of InfotechLead Award 2017 were selected after individual consultation with the following jury members, who assembled at a major IT event in India end of last year.
# V Ananthanarayan, CIO of Sundaram Finance
# Rupinder Goel, CIO of Tata Communications
# Sanjeev Kumar, head of tech and security at Diageo
# Shijo Joseph, CIO of East West Seed
# GT Venkateshar Rao, IT department at Telengana Government
# Narendra Babu, DGM – IT at Ashok Leyland
Kizhakedath Media Services Pvt. Ltd., the publishers of InfotechLead.com, had received hundreds of nominations during the selection process.
“The jury members evaluated the winners based on the company’s contribution to the IT department, business outcome, their growth and the growth of their enterprise and individual clients,” Baburajan Kizhakedath, editor of InfotechLead.com, said.