|Industry||Remote Managed Services|
|Headquarters||Seattle, Washington, USA|
|Key people||Phil Van Etten, CEO
Scott Gode, Thomas Enochs,Joseph Consolini, Bill Haenlin, Joel Raper, Scott Parrish, Chris Teets
|Employees||216 (September 2012)|
Azaleos Corporation is a Seattle-based American corporation. Founded in 2004 by Roger Gerdes and Keith McCall, Azaleos provides managed messaging, collaboration and unified communications services for Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Active Directory and Microsoft Lync and Blackberry Enterprise Server. Azaleos manages more than 1 million Private Cloud collaboration seats as of September 2012.
Services & Technology
Azaleos provides remote Managed Services for Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft Active Directory, Microsoft Lync and BlackBerry Enterprise Server.
As a National Systems Integrator (NSI), Azaleos is one of Microsoft's Top 34 Partners in the United States, a Microsoft Gold Partner in Messaging, Communications and Portals & Collaboration competencies, and a member of Microsoft's Exchange, SharePoint and Data Protection Manager Technology Adoption Programs.
Azaleos manages Exchange, SharePoint, Lync, and Blackberry Enterprise servers for more than half a million users in approximately 55 countries around the world, primarily for Fortune 500 and federal government customers.
Azaleos is US-based with Network Operations Centers in Seattle, WA and Charlotte, NC. All engineers are full-time employees of the company.
Azaleos has received awards from Deloitte Fast 500, eWEEK, and Windows IT Pro. Azaleos ranked 28th on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and clean technology companies in North America. Azaleos' Services for Exchange Server received the eWeek Excellence Award in the Collaboration Category, while the Azaleos Virtual Edition service garnered the Best of Tech-Ed IT Professional Award in the messaging category from Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Magazine.
On December 18, 2012, Avanade announced its acquisition of Azaleos. Approximately 200 Azaleos employees joined Avanade as part of the acquisition, most of them located in Seattle and Charlotte, North Carolina. The company announced its intent to acquire Azaleos in November. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
- "Azaleos Surpasses 1 Million Private Cloud Collaboration Seats under Management".
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- "Microsoft PinPoint".
- "Deloitte FAST 500 in North America".
- "Azaleos Wins Two Prestigious Industry Awards for Hybrid Managed Messaging Service". Reuters. 16 June 2008.
- "Avanade Completes Acquisition of Azaleos".