Firstdoor Named a Microsoft Business Solutions Partner For Business Portal
HR AnswerSource to Integrate with Microsoft Business Solutions Business Portal
ATLANTA, GA, May 1, 2003 - Firstdoor, a leading provider of HR content
services, announced today that it has been named a Microsoft® Business
Solutions independent software vendor partner. Firstdoor will provide HR
content solutions that complement those of Microsoft Business Solutions, a
leading business applications solution designed to help small, mid-market and
corporate businesses become more agile in today’s interconnected economy.
“Firstdoor’s HR AnswerSource knowledge solution aligns with our goal of
providing scalable, cost effective solutions that address key customer needs,”
said Sherry Olson, HRM Group Product Planner at Microsoft Business Solutions.
Firstdoor’s HR AnswerSource knowledge platform will provide increased
functionality to Microsoft Business Solutions customers by providing contextual
decision-making assistance to administrators and corporate managers on
important HR, Benefits and Compliance issues. From procedures to company
policies, best practices, and government regulations, HR AnswerSource delivers
critical information, analysis and decision support tools at the time of need
to administrators and managers. The HR AnswerSource solution will be integrated
directly with Microsoft Business Solutions Business Portal for easy
implementation. HR AnswerSource is Microsoft .NET ready and will be integrated
directly with future versions of Microsoft Business Solutions .NET
“Microsoft Business Solutions is a key strategic relationship for Firstdoor,”
said Gene Schutt, chief executive officer of Firstdoor. “Helping to deliver its
vision of facilitated decision-making, and helping businesses cope with their
compliance obligations, is what we do at Firstdoor. Information that used to be
complex to navigate and understand is now easy to use and is available to any
Microsoft Business Portal user.”
Microsoft Business Solutions applications are designed to meet a broad spectrum
of business application needs of small, mid-market and corporate businesses.
The applications are fully and seamlessly integrated across the application
areas of Enterprise Resource Management (ERM), Customer Relationship Management
(CRM), Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Business Intelligence.
Firstdoor is a leading supplier of HR and Benefits knowledge solutions.
Firstdoor’s unique technology integrates premium content from leading
publishers, like BNA, Inc., and customer information, into a single knowledge
communication system. Users gain easy access to critical information, while
organizations benefits from more consistent decisions on compliance issues,
resulting in reduced risks and costs. The privately held company is located in
Atlanta, GA. For more information, visit www.firstdoor.com.
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