Adeneo Embedded Achieves Microsoft Competencies: Gold Application Development, Gold Intelligent Systems and Silver Devices and Deployment

ECULLY, Rhône, France - May 26, 2015 -- Adeneo Embedded, today announced it has attained a Gold Application Development and Gold Intelligent Systems competencies and a Silver Devices and Deployment competency, demonstrating a "best-in-class" ability and commitment to meet Microsoft Corp. customers' evolving needs in today's dynamic business environment and distinguishing itself within the top 1 percent of Microsoft's partner ecosystem. A portfolio of competencies showcases that Adeneo Embedded is committed to focusing on in-demand, business solution areas, along with ensuring it can meet the evolving needs of customers because of market changes.

ECULLY, Rhône, France -- Adeneo Embedded, today announced it has attained a Gold Application Development and Gold Intelligent Systems competencies and a Silver Devices and Deployment competency, demonstrating a "best-in-class" ability and commitment to meet Microsoft Corp. customers' evolving needs in today's dynamic business environment and distinguishing itself within the top 1 percent of Microsoft's partner ecosystem. A portfolio of competencies showcases that Adeneo Embedded is committed to focusing on in-demand, business solution areas, along with ensuring it can meet the evolving needs of customers because of market changes.

Certified Professionals) to prove their level of technology expertise and, for gold competencies, designate these certified professionals uniquely to one Microsoft competency, ensuring a certain level of staffing capacity. Partners must also submit customer references that demonstrate successful projects and pass technology and/or sales assessments. For gold competencies, partners must also implement a yearly customer satisfaction study and, for many competencies, meet a revenue commitment.

Adeneo Embedded was a Gold partner in the Windows Embedded Partner Program (WEPP) prior to the programs transition into the Microsoft Partner Network (MPN) in February 2014. The Intelligent

Systems competency is a new competency within the Windows Embedded Partner transition to MPN.In following Microsoft’s strategy shift, Adeneo Embedded moved from a pure Windows Embedded focus to an expertise in Intelligent Systems to align with the Internet of Things (IoT). We have a system level understanding of IoT supporting integrated devices into the Cloud/Azure aligning with data analysis and Business Intelligence (BI).

Adeneo Embedded is a full-service engineering firm with a team of proficient developers who are acquainted with designing Microsoft applications for various end-solutions. Our team of architects and designers will work closely with customers to ensure the best satisfaction and user experience when using your device. Due to our technical expertise, we can integrate innovation, design and effectiveness to meet our embedded and mobile customer’s product requirements.

We can assist customer’s team in their ramp-up with technologies needed to mobile and

embedded application development or support the customer during the development.

“These Microsoft competencies showcase our expertise and commitment in today’s technology market and demonstrate our deep knowledge of Microsoft and its products,” said Yannick Chammings, CEO at Adeneo Embedded. “Our plan is to accelerate our customers’ success by serving as technology advisors for their business demands.”

“By achieving a portfolio of competencies, partners demonstrate deep expertise and consistent capability on the latest Microsoft technology,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “These partners show true commitment to meeting customer technology needs today and into the future.

Application Development

Earning the Application Development competency helps partners differentiate themselves as a trusted expert to their customers through development and deployment of commercial or custom applications built using core Microsoft technologies like Windows Server and Windows 8 operating systems, the Windows Azure platform, Microsoft Visual Studio 2013 development system, emerging cloud-based and web business models. By gaining access to a comprehensive set of benefits through the Application Development competency, partners can acquire new customers and help them be more productive and profitable through deployment of business applications, advanced web portals or rich client user interfaces that run on premises or in the cloud.

Intelligent Systems

Attaining the Intelligent Systems competency demonstrates partner expertise in developing end-to-end intelligent systems solutions. With access to marketing and support, partners can develop solutions for customers that connect industry devices to back-end systems and drive business intelligence. Adeneo Embedded helps customers to deploy trusted, flexible, open, Internet of Things (IoT) scenarios for Enterprise business with Microsoft Azure and all its Cloud services.

Devices and Deployment

Attaining the Devices and Deployment competency demonstrates partner expertise in designing, deploying and supporting desktop solutions based on the latest Windows 8 operating system and on other products like Windows 7, Microsoft Desktop Optimization Pack and Microsoft Office productivity software. Equipped with exclusive training, the latest software and support, partners help their customers focus on the business instead of the technology. As many customers migrate from earlier platforms like Windows XP, earning the Devices and Deployment competency helps partners capture this unprecedented market momentum and act as a trusted technology advisor to their customers, helping them through a successful migration. In addition, Windows 8 brings new capabilities and enables a wide range of scenarios (bring your own device, mobile workforce support, portable workspace) that require additional solution partner support to implement.