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BE Named 2015 Microsoft U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year

June 2015 – Arlington, VA


Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. (BE), an industry-recognized leader for efficient and transformative technology solutions that support mission-critical government initiatives, is proud to announce its recognition as Microsoft’s U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year.

BE was named the U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year on Tuesday, August 4th at Microsoft’s U.S. Public Sector FY16 Kickoff and ISU Partner Awards program in Nashville, Tennessee. This program recognizes partner organizations that excel at providing innovative and unique solutions based on Microsoft technologies to Public Sector customers.

By leveraging cloud services like Azure Active Directory and Azure SQL, BE was able to help the U.S. Department of State (DoS) architect and design services and applications for the future, while providing DoS with a path from on premise to the cloud. By using Microsoft technologies, BE was further able to deliver solutions that could be deployed in hybrid environments, either in the cloud, on premise or a combination.

“We are continuously seeking new ways to implement innovative solutions for our customers using Microsoft’s ever-expanding set of tools and are honored to be named Microsoft’s U.S. Federal Solution Partner of the Year,” said Brian Karlisch, CEO of Buchanan & Edwards.

BE is actively using Microsoft Azure throughout its solutions and plans to apply its experience and skills with Microsoft solutions to all of its federal customers.


About Buchanan & Edwards

Since 1998 Buchanan & Edwards, Inc. (BE) has served as a trusted advisor to governments, helping them solve existing problems, create new possibilities and serve citizens more effectively through technology. We understand the unique demands and complex requirements of government. Our vision guides the development and delivery of innovative and customized solutions that serve the public good. The result is that government organizations and agencies can focus on fulfilling their missions, managing and sharing information, and responding to organizational demands.

BE employs a disciplined management approach that has been independently appraised as compliant with CMMI Level 3 processes and ISO 9001:2008 standards. For additional information, please visit our website at