Lincoln, Nebraska – February 14, 2005 Automated Systems, Inc., one of the Midwest’s largest networking services companies, today announced it is a continued member in the Microsoft Certified Partner Program for 2005. Automated Systems Inc. has been named as a Microsoft Certified Partner due to its proven competence on the latest Microsoft technologies. Membership in the Microsoft Certified Partner Program will provide Automated Systems Inc. with resources to help it develop and deploy robust Microsoft solutions that will help speed customers’ time to market, reduce costs, provide knowledgeable sales representative who are familiar with current and upcoming Microsoft technologies and products, offer technical support personnel who have evaluated, tested and/or currently use the latest Microsoft solutions.
“Automated Systems Inc. is extremely pleased with our status as a Microsoft Certified Partner,” said Bradley Perry, Vice President of Operations, Automated Systems Inc. “Being a member of the program gives us early access to product information, so that when our customers are ready to take advantage of the latest Microsoft technology solution we already have the experience we need. In addition, enhancements such as the new peer-networking opportunities will allow us to expand the types of solutions and services we can offer our customers.”
The Microsoft Certified Partner Program allows Automated Systems Inc. to utilize the Microsoft Certified Partner logo, which is an easy way for customers to recognize Automated Systems Inc. as certified by Microsoft Corp. Microsoft offers a variety of resources to program members, including training, technical support, early access to Microsoft products and peer-networking opportunities that allow a variety of partners to come together and provide end-to-end customer solutions.
“When customers are looking to implement a Microsoft technology solution for their business, their best bet is to turn to an expert—a Microsoft Certified Partner,” said Rosa Garcia, general manager of the Partner Programs Group at Microsoft. “Microsoft provides its Certified Partners with in-depth access to existing and emerging Microsoft technologies and related training and resources to help ensure that they have the technical intimacy needed to deliver quality solutions. Today, Microsoft recognizes Automated Systems Inc. for demonstrating this level of expertise and welcomes it as a new Microsoft Certified Partner.”
About Automated Systems, Inc.
Automated Systems, Inc. (ASI) has built strong relationships with community banks since 1981 to create the technological solutions necessary to address community bank management’s needs. ASI develops and supports software to help its customers operate efficiently and effectively. ASI also provides network support and consultative services to enable clients to maximize the latest technologies.
ASI corporate headquarters are at 1201 Libra Drive, Lincoln, Nebraska 68512, 402.420.6000 or 800.279.7312. For more information about the banking solutions from ASI, visit www.asiweb.com.
About Insite Data Services™
The Insite Banking System™ is a complete in-house or hosted core data processing solution utilizing a 100% Microsoft Windows environment: no Unix, no AS/400 and no mainframe. Automated Systems provides directly integrated solutions: image teller solution, check and document imaging, real-time telephone and real time online banking with remote capture. For more information about hosting from IDS, visit www.insitedataservices.com.