SOURCE: Tensoft, Inc.

Tensoft, Inc.

July 01, 2011 09:00 ET

Tensoft® Earns Gold Level in the Microsoft Partner Network Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Competency

Only 1% of Microsoft Partner Network Members Worldwide Enjoy This Prominent Status

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 1, 2011) - Tensoft (http://www.tensoft.com), a leading end-to-end ERP and supply chain solution provider for the technology and software industries, announced today that it has attained the Gold level for the Microsoft Partner Network Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) competency. Gold competencies demonstrate a substantial commitment and best-in-class expertise within the Microsoft Partner Network.

Microsoft Partner Network competencies allow customers to easily identify Microsoft Partners who demonstrate a specific, proven skill set. The ERP competency is designed for Partners who have the skills, expertise and resources to deploy financial and supply chain solutions that will fit their customers' needs.

"The Microsoft Partner Network is designed to empower solution providers to succeed in today's business environment. By achieving the prestigious Gold competency, participating companies are provided with a rich set of benefits, including increased customer visibility through branding and accessibility, training and support," said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. "We are proud to put forth a program that provides the right resources to help a company develop the expertise customers demand in today's competitive market and also provides the community and infrastructure that can connect them to one another, lowering costs for all parties."

"We appreciate reaching the Gold level again this year," said Bob Scarborough, Tensoft President and CEO. "The Microsoft Partner Network is currently comprised of 640,000 partners, and Microsoft expects only 1% of them to attain Gold under the new program. Tensoft is proud to have maintained its Gold status since 2004, especially given its significantly more stringent requirements."

About Tensoft

Tensoft, Inc. specializes in innovative, end-to-end business management solutions for the technology and software industries. Tensoft's focused solutions extend broad, horizontal ERP functionality to meet specialized, vertical industry needs. Founded in 1996, Tensoft sells and supports its software products and cloud-based services directly to customers. Tensoft also partners with established firms in the U.S., Canada, and Europe who re-sell and provide local support for its products and applications. For more information, go to www.tensoft.com or call (888) 450-4030 x406.