Singapore-based solutions provider Biz Era has been named Ingram Micro’s inaugural Cloud Awesome Partner of the Year in 2018, following a year of strong market growth.
The honouring took place at the second 2018 Cloud Awesome event, held on December 12 in Singapore.
Attending by 112 Singapore partners, the event was designed to provide the channel with a roadmap around how they can build cloud capabilities and a solution stack to meet changing customer demands.
"We are honoured to be recognised as the Cloud Awesome Partner of the Year,” said Cheau Fang Lim, managing director of Biz Era. “Ingram Micro has been an integral part of our success growing the cloud business.”
“With their excellent support and expertise, Biz Era has been able to help transform our customer’s businesses to stay successful in today’s digital world.
"The power and flexibility of cloud means that Singapore businesses of all sizes can benefit for integrating cloud into their technology stack and we look forward to continuing the cloud journey Ingram Micro."
According to Ingram Micro, the key to partner success in the cloud is the ability to meet customer needs across the business lifecycle, while integrating multiple solutions into an end-user environment, something which Biz Era has done during the past 12 months.
Biz Era started 18 years ago as a systems integrator, providing hardware and consulting services,
Along the way, the business transitioned to the cloud, selling the most variety of cloud solutions within the Ingram Micro ecosystem across Asia Pacific.
"Ingram Micro has more than 20 different cloud solutions and we encourage all of our partners to look at how they can better meet customer needs through the wide variety of solutions and services we offer today," added Angela Choo, director of cloud across ASEAN & HK at Ingram Micro Asia.
"Biz Era is a shining example of how partners should be transforming themselves and their customers to truly disrupt their industries.
"The Cloud Awesome Partner of the Year Award is well-deserved, and we look forward to continuing to partner with Biz Era as they reach new heights of Cloud Awesomeness."