Exago Partners with Microsoft for Optimal Innovation Software Performance: Exago and Microsoft will be working together to open new business channels and explore strategic markets.
Innovation management software provider Exago has announced a technological and business partnership with Microsoft, to strengthen its product scalability and performance and to accelerate growth in sales. Now hosted by the Microsoft Azure cloud computing platform, Exago's collaborative innovation SaaS solution is fully set to grow alongside corporate innovation programmes, supporting unlimited users' increase in multiple geographical locations. The software is already available in eight different language options.

Exago's CEO, Diana Neves de Carvalho, explains that this technological partnership "answers clients' increasing security concerns worldwide. Exago's infrastructure, hosted by Microsoft Azure, can now guarantee total network and perimeter security, as well as compliance with all major industry standards." Based on the most frequently used web technologies, Microsoft software ensures fast and controlled upgrades, as well as business continuity.

Exago and Microsoft will be working together to open new business channels and explore strategic markets. Recognising the needs of start-ups and small- and medium-sized companies that develop technology solutions, Microsoft also wants to accelerate existing and new solutions and applications to the market. "Exago's Idea Market software allows companies to efficiently manage their innovation challenges and continuously find new solutions and growth paths. We therefore believe we are investing in the future," says Diogo Pinto de Sousa, Partners Director at Microsoft.

About Exago

Exago is a collaborative innovation software provider that helps innovation managers worldwide activate their companies' collective intelligence to solve pressing business challenges: from operational efficiency to new sources of revenue. Evolving with businesses, the US-patented software is set to scale and optimise delivery, ensuring sustained innovation results over time. Exago has grown with clients and partners, reaching four continents and spanning a variety of industries -- from major retailers and telecom operators to health organisations and energy suppliers.

About Microsoft

Founded in 1975, Microsoft (Nasdaq MSFT) is the worldwide leader in software, services, devices and solutions that help people and businesses realise their full potential.