Box Technologies, the UK provider of customer interface technology solutions, has been designated as a Microsoft Silver Certified Partner for Windows Embedded Handheld technology.
Box Technologies membership in the Windows Embedded Partner Programme acknowledges the companys expertise in delivering handheld device data capture solutions for field force workers in a range of mission critical applications within the retail, public sector, utilities, transportation and logistics verticals.
Microsofts Windows Embedded family of products provides a flexible and customisable platform for product development and embedded software in a wide range of industries. It provides one trusted platform enabling enterprises to extend their intelligence across devices and increase business opportunities by connecting data in real-time across a diverse set of technologies. Applications which require the use of ruggedized handhelds and tablets or other types of data capture devices are ideally suited for development through the Windows Embedded platforms, providing the familiarity and reliability of the Windows operating system.
Commenting on the membership, Russell Willcox, Chairman, Box Technologies said, We are delighted to join the Windows Embedded Partner Program as a Silver Partner. Whether it is in-premise or with the field worker, devices running applications driven by Windows Embedded technology are providing state of the art solutions that are improving productivity, increasing accuracy and providing measurable return on investment. Box Technologies is committed to developing applications and solutions based upon Windows Embedded, and our status as a Silver Partner will enable us to provide our customers with the very latest that technology can offer.
Speaking on behalf of Microsoft, Lorraine Bardeen, marketing director for Windows Embedded EMEA at Microsoft said, We are excited Box Technologies is now a Silver Partner with Windows Embedded. Microsoft is committed to providing enterprise solutions for a range of applications, and by working with Box, we are able to support them as they develop technology solutions within the retail, transportation and logistics sector. The combination of network connectivity coupled with anytime, anywhere access to executable data has transformed embedded solutions into something much more tangible and beneficial to these enterprises: intelligent systems.