Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Rand Group Launches CRM Practice

May 21, 2007 – Houston, TX – Houston-based Microsoft Gold Certified Partner Rand Group (Rand Group), a leading business solution provider specializing in the integration and deployment of Microsoft solutions announces the official launch of a Microsoft Dynamics Customer Relationship Management (CRM) practice.

“Because Microsoft CRM can be integrated so tightly with other Microsoft business solutions and technologies, it’s very important to work with a Partner that understands Microsoft and their solutions”, said Rand Group president Ron Rand. Rand continues, “…Rand Group has over three hundred Great Plains, Navision and Solomon clients who have been looking to integrate their sales, marketing and service teams”.

Rand Group will also leverage its considerable expertise with Microsoft platform technologies; including data warehousing, business intelligence and business process automation technologies; to deliver complete business management solutions to meet clients needs. “The fact that we also develop custom solutions for our clients means that Rand Group has the breadth of expertise to provide back-end process automation alongside our new CRM offering.” Declared Tony Piperato, Director of Microsoft platform services and the new CRM practice manager at Rand Group.

Certification in Microsoft CRM 3.0 is achieved by completing multiple Microsoft examinations including installation and configuration, application design, customization and integration with other products. Rand Group has achieved this certification, which positions them as the premier Microsoft CRM 3.0 Partner in Houston and the entire South Central United States region.

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