Burntsand Inc.

Burntsand Inc.

March 01, 2010 17:21 ET

Burntsand Signs Large Contract for Microsoft SharePoint Implementation Services

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 1, 2010) - Burntsand Inc. (Burntsand) (TSX:BRT), a North American business consulting and technology services company, announced today the signing of a contract for a Microsoft Office SharePoint implementation totaling over $400,000US. The customer is a large biotechnology located in the United States.

Burntsand has been engaged to provide services to implement a Corporate Intranet Portal on the Microsoft SharePoint platform as follows:

  • Design and implementation of the corporate-wide portal;
  • Integration with internal Line-of-Business systems;
  • Enhancing the portal with Web 2.0 features;
  • Enabling access and consumption of enterprise applications from this portal;
  • Migrating content and taxonomy from existing portal to the new portal; and
  • Building metrics reporting functionality for executive consumption

"We are pleased that Burntsand has been selected by this client to expand the services we provide across the spectrum of our core capabilities engaging each of our practices in optimizing the client's business operations." said Martin L. Glover, Burntsand CEO. "We were selected based upon our deep expertise and experience in SharePoint and our understanding of the biotechnology industry", added Mr. Glover.

About Burntsand

Burntsand is a leader in the delivery of technology consulting services for customers with complex information processing and information management requirements in three practice areas - Enterprise Content Management, Collaboration and Service Management - aligned around our strategic partners, EMC, Microsoft and BMC. The Company delivers strategic design, technology architecture and custom application development through our proven Time-to-Value methodology, which mitigates business risk and speeds process improvements and returns. Headquartered in Toronto, Burntsand operates from locations across North America. The Company's shares (TSX:BRT) are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Learn more about Burntsand at www.burntsand.com.

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