Exertis awarded ‘Microsoft OEM Partner of the Year’

exertisxlinxExertis has been named Microsoft Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) Device Partner of the Year 2016, for our integral role in bringing the Linx tablet to market in record time and helping the product to become the best-selling Windows based tablet in the UK. As a result, Linx has become a successfully established brand in both consumer and B2B markets.

The Partner of the Year Award winners, announced on Tuesday 31st May 2016,  included a global field of top Microsoft partners acknowledged for excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.

Simon Woodman, Exertis Mobile director said “This is a huge achievement and recognition for the Linx team at Exertis. Bringing our innovative range of tablets to market in record time, becoming the best-selling Windows based tablet in the UK and establishing Linx as a successful brand in both the consumer and B2B space has been an incredible journey. Our relationship with Microsoft at all levels has been instrumental in the success of Linx and we look forward to expanding the range both in the UK and other geographies.”

Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,500 entrants from 119 countries worldwide. Exertis was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services in the OEM Device Partner category.

“We are honoured to recognize Exertis as this year’s winner of the 2016 Microsoft OEM Device Partner award,” said Gavriella Schuster, general manager, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. “Exertis is a prime example of the excellent talent we see in our Microsoft partner community to deliver innovative and transformative solutions to our mutual customers.”

The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognise Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.

You can view the full list of Microsoft partner of the Year award winners at

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