TORONTO, Feb. 11 /CNW/ - Burntsand, Inc. (Burntsand) (TSX: BRT), a
leading North American provider of Integrated Information Management
Solutions, today announced that SharePoint architect Graham Sibley has been
named a finalist for the prestigious Microsoft Developers Network Code Award.
The award is in recognition of original, visionary or community minded
development in Canada. The winner will be announced May 24, 2008.
Graham's submission, Viewpoints, seeks to dramatically reduce the amount
of manual construction required for custom .NET enterprise application
development. Using Visual Studio, it captures business-focused requirements in
visual models and applies implementation-focused transformation templates to
those models to generate the application code.
"We are very proud of Graham's accomplishment and his ongoing efforts to
speed up and simplify the enterprise application development process," said
Marty Glover, Burntsand's CEO. "This type of work showcases our consultants'
commitment to being among the best in the world when it comes to technical
expertise and their desire to find the best solutions for our clients. We wish
Graham the best of luck in the finals."
With a unique and forward-thinking focus on helping clients unify
enterprise information to increase productivity and insight, Burntsand is a
North American leader in the delivery of Enterprise Content Management,
Enterprise Operations and Service Management, Collaboration, and Customer
Relationship Management services. Burntsand delivers business advantage to its
mid-market clients through risk-managed projects and unmatched customer
experience. Strong partnerships with EMC, Microsoft and BMC reflect the
company's business maturity and ensure technology depth. Headquartered in
Toronto, Burntsand operates from locations across North America. The Company's
shares (TSX: BRT) are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange. More information
about Burntsand can be found at www.burntsand.com.
For further information:
For further information: Martin Glover, Chief Executive Officer, Tel:
(617) 923-6611, Email: MGlover@burntsand.com; Blair Baxter, Chief Financial
Officer, Tel: (416) 234-3852, Email: BBaxter@burntsand.com