(Oslo 5/7-2000) During Microsoft’s Synergy 2000 in Rome today, Mamut Pro was announced as the best Nordic e-commerce solution for small and mid-sized businesses. The user friendliness of the product makes it easy to get started with e-commerce, according to the jury in the Nordic final in the Microsoft Certified Solution Provider Challenge.
- This represents a great recognition for the Mamut solutions, and serves as extra motivation for our further international campaign, says Eilert Hanoa, Chief Executive Officer in Mamut ASA.
130 Nordic solutions took part in the competition, and the e-commerce solution from Mamut Pro was chosen as the best solution for small and mid-sized companies.
"Mamut Pro makes it easy to get started with e-commerce, and therefore the product has great potential for export", says the jury who has assessed the contributions from Microsoft’s Nordic partners.
User friendliness is key
-User friendliness and simplicity is the key to the Norwegian software solution, where advanced technology makes it possible for small and mid-sized companies to create their own professional e-commerce solution. The solutions are Windows based and require no special knowledge of the Internet or HTML programming, says CEO in Microsoft Norway, Ole Morten Settevik.
Mamut has great ambitions internationally, and the company has subsidiaries in a number of countries. The goal is to become a leading provider of e-commerce solutions for smaller businesses in Europe. Over 15.000 companies worldwide have already started using Mamut’s e-commerce solutions, which are available in 14 languages. In addition to the Small Business Solution category, where Mamut was announced as the Nordic winner, the Microsoft Certified Solution Provider Challenge has a further five categories which were won by the following companies:
Infrastructure: Merlin Group Oy (Finland)
E-commerce: Systeam AB (Sweden)
Software: Navision Software Aps (Denmark)
Knowledge Management: Linq AB (Sweden)
Open Category: Systematic Software Engineering Aps (Denmark)
Small Business Solution: Mamut ASA (Norway)
Mamut is a leading provider of complete information and e-commerce software for small and mid-sized businesses. Mamut offers comprehensive web solutions as well as mini-ERP applications and software for personal finance and tax management at the lowest prices available. More than 45,000 businesses and private individuals are daily users of software products from Mamut. The company has received numerous awards for its product range and has subsidiaries worldwide. Further information about Mamut and the company’s products can be found at www.mamut.com
For further questions, please contact:
Toni Fadnes, Microsoft Norway: + 47 22 02 25 00
Eilert Hanoa, Managing Director, Mamut ASA: + 47 23 20 35 00, email@example.com