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Microsoft announces Dimension Data as its first Identity Integration Server 2003 Preferred Partner in Australia

  • 29 September, 2003 14:19

<p>Sydney, Australia, 26 September 2003 - Microsoft has today announced Dimension Data Australia as its first Microsoft Identity Integration Server 2003 (MIIS) Preferred Partner in Australia.</p>
<p>The preferred partner status recognises Dimension Data’s extensive expertise in Identity Management and Metadirectory technologies and specialties in implementing complete identity management systems. Dimension Data’s projects in the directory and identity management arena span the corporate, health, government and education sectors throughout Australia. Identity Management is the ability to reliably and securely manage an individual or organisation’s access to technology.</p>
<p>“Dimension Data was our first Australian Microsoft Metadirectory Services Partner and it is great to continue this relationship with the release of Identity Integration Server 2003. With its wealth of expertise in Identity Management solutions, Dimension Data is an ideal partner to work with customers to help them manage their identity information more efficiently on Microsoft technology,” said Michael Leworthy, Microsoft Windows Server Business Manager.</p>
<p>“Dimension Data has 13 Identity Management Consultants and System Engineers trained to deliver MIIS 2003 solutions throughout Australia. This early adoption and training in MIIS, combined with our extensive consulting and implementation experience, positions us as leaders in Australia in the delivery of identity management solutions using Microsoft technologies,” said David Hanrahan, Practice Manager, Platforms, Dimension Data Australia.</p>
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<p>About Microsoft</p>
<p>Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq “MSFT”) is the worldwide leader in software, services and Internet technologies for personal and business computing. The company offers a wide range of products and services designed to empower people through great software — any time, any place and on any device.</p>
<p>About Dimension Data</p>
<p>Dimension Data Holdings plc (LSE: DDT) is a leading global technology company. The Group provides solutions and services that optimise and manage the performance of IT infrastructures to enable business to build competitive advantage. To achieve this, the Group delivers solutions using its proprietary “Application Network” architectural framework and its expertise in networking, application integration and managed services.</p>
<p>Dimension Data, founded in 1983, had revenues of US$2.1 billion in 2002 and operates in more than 30 countries with over 9000 employees. Learn more at</p>

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