think-cell becomes Microsoft Certified Partner

Berlin, December 28, 2004

Microsoft today made think-cell a Microsoft Certified Partner in the Independent Software Vendor (ISV)/Software Solutions competency. think-cell's flagship product – the PowerPoint charting package think-cell chart – passed the necessary platform tests for Microsoft Windows and Microsoft Office smoothly and think-cell's customers willingly provided references to affirm the product's quality.

"The platform tests confirmed what our customers experience in their everyday work: Our R&D team has done a marvelous job when integrating think-cell chart with the Microsoft Windows and Office environment.", said Dr. Markus Hannebauer, CEO at think-cell.

Dr. Arno Schödl, CTO at think-cell, explained: "As a Microsoft Certified Partner we will receive leading-edge information about new versions of Microsoft Windows and Office. Hence, we can guarantee that think-cell products will be compatible with any new Microsoft technology even before our customers consider adopting it."

About think-cell

Founded in Berlin in 2002, think-cell is the de facto standard for creating professional presentations in PowerPoint. With productivity tools and support for 40+ chart types, all of the top 10 global consulting firms rely on think-cell. It is the software of choice for the DAX 40 and Fortune 500 companies and is taught at 9 of the top 10 US business schools.