Reading, Berks, UK — June 7, 2019 — Sol-Tec today announced it has been named a finalist in the 2019 Microsoft Azure Influencer Partner of the Year Award. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

Sol-Tec has built its core business around Microsoft products adopting a cloud-first, Microsoft-only approach. We pride ourselves in the delivery of innovative Microsoft-based solutions that make a difference and this has seen us grow to become one of Microsoft’s largest Azure partners in the UK. We are incredibly proud of what we have achieved and receiving recognition in the 2019 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards further goes to highlight our peoples’ hard work and expertise in our chosen field.” Nik Topham, CEO, Sol-Tec


Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,900 entrants from 115 countries worldwide. Sol-Tec was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services in Azure.

Sol-Tec’s award entry showcased Velocity Landing Zone, its latest Azure-based service for public cloud provisioning. Its development of Velocity Landing Zone to facilitate and accelerate cloud migration, has transformed Azure adoption.

“It’s an honour to recognise finalists and winners of the Microsoft 2019 Partner of the Year Awards,” said Gavriella Schuster, Corporate Vice President, One Commercial Partner, Microsoft Corp. “These companies are successfully leading their industries, building intelligent solutions, addressing complex business challenges and making more possible for customers around the world. I’m honored to congratulate each winner and finalist.”

The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognise Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.