"This partnership has paved the way for the technical team of PJLI to gain access to needed IT and developer training services based on Microsoft technologies such as Visual Studio 2012 and SQL Server 2008 for PJLI’s employees.

“Exceptional companies with the right drive and commitment to provide nothing but the best for its employees and customers alike deserve the best assistance. And by closely working with our partners, we are empowering them through our Certified Partner for Learning Solutions that allows them to have access to a broad range of tools and benefits,” said Microsoft Managing Director John Bessey.

“To address the growing need of the company, we’ve engaged the help of NTT DATA Philippines so that our technical team will be equipped with the right knowledge and skills. There is no better partner than NTT DATA Philippines and no better program to help our employees get immediate results and certification than Microsoft SQL Server and .NET Boot Camp,” explained Ergie Ong, Chief Information Officer, PJLI.

NTT DATA Philippines holds an annual boot camp program to build and update the skills of new hires in support of what the participating organization or company needs. As solutions partner, NTT DATA Philippines designed the system on the Microsoft platform, taking advantage of SQL Server 2008, the most secure of any of the major database platforms. “SQL Server 2008 delivered the promised enhancement it said it would on our company’s system,” said Ong.

“That and the fact that all necessary skills and knowledge needed by our employees to deliver the best service to our customers and for us to remain the most trusted cash solutions provider in the Philippines, Microsoft SQL Server and .NET Boot Camp training can build and enhance,” he added.

Through partnerships like this, Microsoft is making its products and innovations more accessible and available to the companies, organizations and corporations in the country. Meanwhile, NTT DATA Philippines retains its position as a top partner of Microsoft with the wealth of experience and breadth of solutions it offers covering enablement to deployment programs that helps organizations maximize investments on Information Technology and leverage IT for competitive advantage and growth

To further emphasize the importance of proper training and partnership, Pocholo Reyes, Managing Director of NTT DATA Philippines stressed, “Without the right content and training delivery methodology, success cannot be achieved. As a Gold Certified Partner of Microsoft, our company delivers technical trainings for IT professionals and software developers that will help them and their companies gain access to Microsoft official curriculums, expand their business opportunities and reduce cost of business and increase profits.

NTT DATA Philippines is a 100% Filipino-owned corporation that provides world-class solutions and services to enable customers to achieve their business objectives. The value-add it brings to the partnership with P.J. Lhullier is over a decade of experience in application development discipline, change management, and SLA based support via it’s managed service practice. All of these are valuable in its co-development effort to train P.J. Lhullier’s IT team.

“We at Microsoft are very happy to have the opportunity to help and assist companies and their members to reach their full potential. With partners like NTT DATA Philippines we are able to further empower and enable the community we are part of,” concluded Bessey.