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Informative Graphics

May 03, 2011 08:30 ET

Informative Graphics Corporation Achieves a Microsoft Silver Independent Software Vendor Competency in the Microsoft Partner Network

IGC Earns Distinction Through Demonstrated Technology Success and Customer Commitment

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - May 3, 2011) - Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC), today announced it has achieved a Silver Independent Software Vendor (ISV) Competency in the Microsoft Partner Network, demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft customers' evolving needs in today's dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft Silver ISV Competency, partners must deliver a software application or solution based on Microsoft technologies that passes a rigorous application platform test, and must provide customer references supporting the quality and usefulness of the solution.

IGC has invested significant time, energy and dollars in aligning itself with Microsoft and its technology. In October 2010, IGC officially launched integration between its Brava!® software and Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and will soon announce additional product launches serving the SharePoint community. From a personnel standpoint, IGC has hired team leaders Deidra Jow and Doug Skinner, both of whom have prior experience at Microsoft.

IGC CEO Gary Heath said, "This Silver Competency showcases IGC's expertise in today's technology market and demonstrates our knowledge of Microsoft and its products. This achievement gives customers and prospects additional confidence in our products and highlights our dedication to the highest standards."

"By achieving a Silver Competency, partners have proven themselves as specialized technology experts with the skills needed to best serve customers," said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. "The Silver Competency in the Microsoft Partner Network is designed to help customers identify services and solution providers that have demonstrated proof of their capability to deliver quality outcomes and customer satisfaction."

About ISV/Software Competency and the Microsoft Partner Network
Through the Microsoft Independent Software Vendor (ISV)/Software competency, you can gain access to the latest technology, market opportunities, and sales and marketing resources that have been specifically created with ISVs in mind. From planning the development cycle to supporting your customers, you will have the tools and resources you need to build innovative solutions and bring them to market.

The Microsoft Partner Network is designed to equip organizations that deliver products and services through the Microsoft platform with the training, resources and support they need to provide their customers superior experience and outcomes.

About Informative Graphics
Since 1990, Informative Graphics Corporation (IGC) has been a leading developer of commercial software products for viewing, collaboration and redaction. IGC products, including Redact-It, Net-It and viewing/collaboration/annotation tool Brava, are renowned for their cost-saving value, ease-of-use, features and scalability. The products have been deployed by thousands of corporations, law firms and government entities in the United States and internationally. Headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, IGC maintains offices in the United States and has key distribution partners worldwide. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter @IGCsoftware or Facebook at

Note to Editors: Informative Graphics, Brava! and Redact-It are registered trademarks of Informative Graphics Corporation. All other names are the properties of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    Christy Burke
    Burke & Company LLC
    (917) 623-5096
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    Christine Musil
    Informative Graphics Corporation
    (602) 971-6061, ext. 133
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