Stone Technologies, a national Systems Integrator announced today that is has attained Gold status in Microsoft’s partner program under the Data Platform competency. To achieve the Gold level in the Data Platform competency, Stone demonstrated past performance delivering solutions with Microsoft technology through client references, as well as a commitment to future solutions with multiple employees achieving certification on the required Microsoft products. By awarding the Gold Data Platform competency, Microsoft recognizes Stone Technologies’ ability to deliver solutions that enable our customers to turn data into actionable information.
“Stone has been part of Microsoft’s partner program since 2002, and the program has enabled us to help our clients leverage their investments in technologies from Microsoft and our other technology partners to achieve their business objectives. Achieving the Gold Data Platform competency will increase our ability to deliver more value with industry leading software and cloud services.” Said Scott Howard, Engineering Manager at Stone Technologies.
Investments in data platforms, especially in Big Data Infrastructure, will continue to grow due to increased adoption of IoT. According to IDC, Big Data and business analytics market will grow to $203 billion by 2020, double the $112 billion in 2015.
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About Stone Technologies
Stone Technologies is a leading national Systems Integrator. We continue to transform business processes with operations consulting, process control design, development, implementation and SMART manufacturing technology for food/beverage, consumer products, life sciences, and fine chemical industries around the globe. Founded in 1996, headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri with many people located throughout the United States. Stone Technologies is recognized as Systems Integrator of the Year, Systems Integrator Giant, Systems Integrator Hall of Fame, Best Place to Work in 2016 and 2018 Top Workplaces. Stone Technologies is a Top Tier partner with Rockwell Automation, Wonderware, OSIsoft and Microsoft. We are CSIA certified.