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Sparkrock On ‘Cloud 9’ Following Shortlisting for Microsoft Cloud Partner Of The Year Award 2012

by   Colin Dickinson on 06.25.12

Topics: News Release

Sparkrock Selected As One Of Microsoft’s Top Global Partners Serving The Public Sector

by   Colin Dickinson on 06.25.12

"When Nicola and I started Sparkrock almost 10 years ago as a focused organization serving the Public Sector in Canada, little did we dream that our company would reach a pinnacle such as this. To be recognised by Microsoft as one of their top 4 Dynamics Partners serving the public sector amongst the entire worldwide network is incredible.” commented Sparkrock Founding Partner and VP of Product Innovation, James Faw. And lightning truly can strike twice, as Sparkrock are also a finalist in the Microsoft Cloud Partner of the Year category.

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Sparkrock To Provide For The Future Stakeholder Management Needs Of The Association of Canadian Pension Management

by   Colin Dickinson on 06.06.12

The Association of Canadian Pension Management (ACPM) is a national, not-for-profit professional association that represents Canadian pension plan sponsors, administrators and their service providers. As an association with thousands of stakeholders, the board of directors realised that in order to service their members efficiently they needed to utilise the latest technology to, amongst other things, centralise databases, improve member management and facilitate better event planning.

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Sparkrock Adds Sudbury Catholic District School Board To Its Growing List Of School Board Clients

by   Colin Dickinson on 05.03.12


Sudbury Catholic DSB recently underwent a competitive bidding process in order to select a company to supply, install, implement, support and maintain a new Financial Accounting System. The Board needed to update their financial system so they could gain more efficient operational processes from a more modern solution and technology platform. Other key reasons were automating key functions and finance tasks, offering simpler school portal user access, as well as simplify and reducing the time it takes to complete key stakeholder reporting, including Ministry reports.

Topics: News Release , Finance

Brentwood College School’s Pursuit of Excellence Leads Them to Select Sparkrock

by   Colin Dickinson on 04.16.12

Over their 90 year history Brentwood has constantly looked to improve the level of education and the learning environment for their students. They recently came to the realisation that in order to support their core mandate they needed to address the issues with their existing accounting and reporting solution. In order to continue to be a leader in their field, they needed a new system to provide the school’s Management with the tools needed to make informed and timely decisions.

Topics: News Release , Finance

Royal Conservatory of Music gets its IT in tune, with Sparkrock NAV

by   Colin Dickinson on 03.13.12

Providing the definitive standard in music education through its curriculum, assessment, performance, and teacher education, the programs of The Royal Conservatory have had a substantial impact on the lives of millions globally. The Royal Conservatory, now in its 125th year, has helped to train a number of great artists including Glenn Gould, David Foster, Sarah McLachlan and Diana Krall.

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Sparkrock: A Finalist For ImageTag’s Partner Of The Year Award 2012

by   Colin Dickinson on 02.28.12

Canadian based ERP & CRM solutions provider Sparkrock has been selected from over 150 ImageTag global partner network organisations to be shortlisted for their inaugural Partner of The Year Award to be presented during Microsoft Convergence 2012.

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Sparkrock Wins Customer Experience Award In 2011 Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards

by   Colin Dickinson on 12.01.11

Sparkrock announced today that it has been selected as the winner in the Customer Experience Partner of the Year category at the 2011 Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards. The ninth annual IMPACT Awards recognize excellence across the large and diverse community of Microsoft’s Canadian technology partners. The winners were announced at an award ceremony in Toronto on November 30, 2011.

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Sparkrock NAV 2009 R2 RTC To Officially Launch At Alliance 2012

by   Colin Dickinson on 11.18.11


There has been much hype around the latest version of Microsoft's NAV and more specifically around the new tailored and highly customisable interface. Role Tailored Client (RTC) introduces a new way of displaying data that is specific to the users’ role within an organisation.

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Sparkrock Alliance 2012 Keynotes Announced

by   Colin Dickinson on 11.07.11


Sparkrock announce today that the keynote speakers for their January 2012 user conference, Alliance, will be David Hughes, CEO of Pathways to Education Canada and Henrik Gütle, ERP Lead in the Dynamics Division at Microsoft Canada.

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Sparkrock a Customer Experience Partner of the Year Finalist in the 2011 Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards

by   Colin Dickinson on 10.31.11

Sparkrock announced that it has been selected as a finalist in the Customer Experience Partner of the Year category for the 2011 Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards. The ninth annual IMPACT Awards recognize excellence within the Microsoft technology partner community in Canada.

Topics: News Release