Information Technology (IT) is one of the fastest-growing industries in Azerbaijan that significantly impacts business and the way the society functions. Considering the fast digitalization taking place across many industries, from health care to agriculture, to education and financial services, more and more companies need reliable solutions that will be tailored to their specific needs.
Over the past 5 years European-based IT company with headquarters in Zagreb, Croatia – Span is working with top Azerbaijani telecom customers. At the beginning of last year, Span authorized as Microsoft LSP partner for the Azerbaijan market and therefore intensified activities by expanding their team and presence on local market.
Span was established in 1993 and is the first Croatian Microsoft Certified Solution Provider.
For more than 28 years, company has been part of the Microsoft partner network and is recognized as a successful international company in the global ICT market with many successfully implemented and ongoing projects for clients from around the world. Span is industry leader in the field of design, development and maintenance of information-based systems delivered on advanced technological solutions of global IT leaders, especially Microsoft.
We talked with their International Business Development Director – Željko Galić and Territory Sales Lead, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Central Asia – Tahir Aliyev about the company and the IT market in Azerbaijan
1. Let’s talk about Span’s status as a Microsoft gold partner and what advantages this status gives when choosing a company?
Željko: Being a Microsoft Gold certified Partner means Microsoft has declared that the company has