Finalist 2014 MAPA Data Platform Partner of the Year

Finalist 2014 MAPA Data Platform Partner of the Year

WARDY IT Solutions – Finalist 2014 MAPA SQL Server Data Platform Partner of the Year

WARDY IT Solutions has been selected as a 2014 MAPA Data Platform Partner of the Year Finalist out of a national field of top Microsoft Partners for delivering market-leading customer solutions built on the Microsoft SQL Server platform.

This prestigious award recognises WARDY IT Solutions standing as a global leader for innovative Microsoft SQL Server solutions.

The 21 categories of the MAPA programme recognise Microsoft Partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during FY14.

The Microsoft Australia Partner Awards (MAPA) recognises the best of breed Microsoft Partners each year. WARDY IT Solutions been awarded a prestigious MAPA award since 2009; reconfirming WARDY IT Solutions as Australia’s leading SQL Server consultants, trainers and Business Intelligence specialists.

RIP SQL Server 2008 & 2008 R2

RIP SQL Server 2008 & 2008 R2

The 8th of July 2014 is #sqlseverRIPDay and is the Mainstream Support End Date for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2. You can find out more about the Microsoft Support Lifecycle Policy for SQL Server here.

Listed below is the Mainstream Support End Dates for the current legacy versions of SQL Server:

  • SQL Server 2008 R2 – 8th July 2014
  • SQL Server 2008 – 8th July 2014
  • SQL Server 2005 – 12 April 2011
  • SQL Server 2000 – 8 April 2008

If you haven’t yet migrated to SQL Server 2012 and 2014 then now is the perfect time to start planning this migration.

WARDY IT Solutions is offering a complimentary half-day upgrade assessment workshop onsite at your office including lunch to assist you upgrade your legacy SQL Server environment to an environment that is in main stream support. To learn more about how you can benefit from this upgrade assessment contact WARDY IT Solutions today.

Outstanding Frontline Partner for 2014 in Big Data

Outstanding Frontline Partner

WARDY IT Solutions, Australia’s leading Microsoft SQL Server specialists is proud to announce that it is the global winner of the HP and Microsoft Outstanding Frontline Partner for 2014 in Big Data.

The HP and Microsoft Outstanding Frontline Partner award honours global partners for delivering innovative solutions that directly address customer challenges. The award winners for 2014 will be recognised at Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference this July in Washington, DC.

Winning this Global Award for the second year in a row reinforces WARDY IT Solutions as the true leader in Microsoft SQL Server Big Data, Data Platform and Business Intelligence solutions in Asia Pacific.

The award is testament to how WARDY IT Solutions is enabling businesses to gain greater insight into data assets and enabling faster and more accurate business decisions to be made.