Recognition strengthens agency’s leadership in providing innovative business intelligence and analytics offerings

CHICAGO,IL – June 6, 2016 - Rightpoint, a premier digital agency and technology consulting company, is proud to announce that it has achieved Gold status as a Microsoft Gold Data Analytics partner. This affirms Rightpoint's leadership in business intelligence and analytics, demonstrating the extent of its knowledge and experience with Microsoft solutions dedicated to business intelligence and analytics.

In obtaining this competency, Rightpoint undertook a rigorous process to demonstrate its skills in Microsoft business intelligence technologies. A thorough assessment of its technical expertise was conducted, including an analysis of its hands-on experience using client case studies. This was achieved by conducting evaluations with its client base to demonstrate their satisfaction both in terms of service obtained and technologies used for each project, in order for Rightpoint to achieve Gold Certified Partner status for the Microsoft ecosystem.

Rightpoint was assessed on a wide range of Microsoft business intelligence and analytics technologies. The technologies evaluated were: Power BI (an interactive data visualization tool), Cloud ML (to create, test and deploy predictive analytics models), HD Insights (to analyze big data) and Cloud AZURE (Microsoft's cloud service platform).

"In order to provide advanced business intelligence and analytics services to our clients, we are committed to offering best-in-class solutions," said Ross Freedman, Co-Founder of Rightpoint. "We handpicked leading solutions, including those in the Microsoft environment. By announcing our attainment of Microsoft Gold Data Analytics status today, we are giving notice that we are meeting the requirements to cover the entire data lifecycle through innovative, progressive solutions."

Obtaining the Microsoft Gold status for data analytics technologies demonstrates Rightpoint's capacity to understand the business needs of organizations and to implement solutions that enable its clients to achieve the levels of data analysis, monitoring and use they need to capitalize on the information both within and outside their organization.

About Rightpoint

Rightpoint is a technology and design services company serving Fortune 1,000 companies. The company makes experiences that amplify brands and business through creative and technology services including web, mobile, social, IoT, eCommerce and cloud. With a client base of more than 250 companies, Rightpoint was named to Forbes’ 2014 list of America's Most Promising Companies and Crain’s 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Chicago in 2015. For more information, visit and follow @Rightpoint.