Published: July 20th, 2021 By:

    Insight Canada wins Microsoft Award as Top National Large Solution Provider

    Insight also named Microsoft Canada Impact Award winner for co-sell readiness and workforce empowerment plus earns 3 global Microsoft awards and a U.S. award for app modernization

    TEMPE, Ariz., July 19, 2021 – Insight Enterprises (NASDAQ:NSIT), the global provider of Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations of all sizes, today announced its Canadian team won three Microsoft Canada top partner awards for 2021, including the National Large Solution Provider Impact Award, Co-sell Impact Award, and the Tech Intensity Impact Award. Insight also has earned the 2021 Microsoft U.S. Partner Award in Modernizing Applications.

    Previously during the Microsoft Inspire global partner event this week, Insight won Microsoft Worldwide Partner of the Year Awards in three areas: Azure Migration, Solution Assessments, and Surface & Microsoft 365 Solution Selling. Insight was named Microsoft Security 20/20 Partner of the Year for Azure Security Deployment in May.

    “Today, our clients need to ensure productivity and leverage their data across environments that are more diverse than ever,” said Joyce Mullen, president, Insight North America. “As one of Microsoft’s largest global providers of hardware, software and cloud solutions, we’ve devoted numerous services capabilities and powerful technical resources to Microsoft Azure as a preferred choice for clients seeking modern cloud-first strategies. These awards represent our continued investment in top solutions moving the needle forward on better business outcomes made for a digital-first world.”

    Insight Canada earned the following Microsoft Canada Impact Awards:

    • National Solution Provider: Achieving impactful growth in areas such as Cloud Solution Provider, Azure-consumed revenue, and Microsoft Teams active usage. Valued for a direct relationship with small, medium, and corporate-size customers, and scaling their business across Canada.
    • Co-sell: Recognizing a co-sell ready partner who is actively engaged through Microsoft’s Co-sell Program and is driving revenue growth with net new customers through inbound and outbound lead referral management within the Microsoft Partner Network.
    • Tech Intensity: Recognizing a partner who has demonstrated a commitment to building a culture of continuous technical learning, investing in their talent by attending training events, and driving new Microsoft certifications (both fundaments and role-based) and a positive outcome for innovation and growth.

    In being named the U.S. winner for Modernizing Applications, Insight provides industry leadership in application innovation, modern cloud architecture, customer impact, solution deployment and exceptional use of advanced features in Microsoft Azure technologies. Insight holds four Microsoft Advanced Specializations, including Kubernetes on Microsoft Azure and Modernization of Web Applications to Microsoft Azure. Revenue in services-led Azure usage is on pace for more than 150% growth this year.

    Insight possesses a team of more than 2,000 Microsoft-focused services and technical professionals, including more than 300 Microsoft sales specialists and 150+ dedicated managed services professionals. Globally, Insight maintains 17 Microsoft Gold competencies spanning security, application development and integration, cloud business applications, data analytics, cloud platform management, workload migration, and workforce mobility optimization.

    “We enable our clients to cost effectively respond to changing needs without taxing their business further,” said John Dathan, senior vice president and general manager, Insight Canada. “We have consistently identified projects to co-invest with Microsoft that help clients adapt to global disruption and gain long-term dividends. This has resulted in developing intellectual property and repeatable solutions like the Insight Connected PlatformÔ that unlock the full value of data and provide real-time insights across an organization.”

    For more information on Insight, visit or call 800-INSIGHT.


    Scott Walters
    Insight Enterprises
    Tel. (480) 889-9798

    Previous articleCIO Hall of Fame announces newest members
    Next articleEducation technology pioneer earns national award for facilitating rapid switch to online learning

    Find your audience in a flash

    LightningPR is a press release hosting service for companies interested in getting their content in front of key influencers in the Canadian IT market. Write an announcement about your organization, a product launch, an event or a promotion and we’ll post it to make it available to our audience of 196,000 readers.
    Learn More - Reach Your Audience