Double win for Ignia at MAPA 2016


Award represents Ignia’s presence as one of Australia’s leading Microsoft consulting and managed service providers.

Sydney, Australia, Sept. 14, 2016 — Ignia, an Insight company, is proud to announce it has won two Microsoft Australia Partner Awards at the annual Microsoft’s Australia Partner Conference (APC).

On the opening night of Microsoft APC 2016, Ignia was presented with both the Excellence in Cloud Platform Award & Excellence in Industry and Platform Innovation Award. These awards represent Ignia’s exceptional performance as one of Australia’s leading Microsoft consulting and Managed Service Providers.

Commenting on their success, Phil Rickson, Ignia CEO said “We are honoured to be presented with these two awards. This achievement formally recognises Ignia’s exceptional commitment to our clients, highlighting our significant investment in providing innovative Microsoft technology solutions.”

“This is an amazing achievement for the whole Ignia team, and truly well-deserved,” commented Andrea Della Mattea, SVP and Managing Director, Insight Asia Pacific. “It demonstrates Ignia’s continued success and commitment to deliver services built on Microsoft technologies.”

Insight Enterprises, Inc. (Nasdaq:NSIT) announced on September 1st 2016 the acquisition of Ignia. “This acquisition expands our expertise, building on our unique position to deliver richer solutions to our clients in an increasingly digital world,” said Andrea Della Mattea. Phil Rickson added, “Joining Insight will accelerate our growth and allow us to take our services and solutions to the Asia Pacific and global markets.”  

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About Ignia

Ignia specialises in digital transformation, delivering solutions for organisational agility, productivity and competitive performance. They provide an end-to-end service with capabilities spanning vertical industries, including resources, utilities, healthcare, education and government.

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