Advania receives eleventh Microsoft Gold Certification

Advania Iceland recently received its eleventh Microsoft Gold Certified Partnership for expertise and exceptional service when it comes to Microsoft solutions. Microsoft Gold Certified Partners are Microsoft’s most highly accredited independent technical support providers.

120 Microsoft specialists are employed with Advania Iceland. These specialists have completed standardised, international tests and have been verified by Microsoft. Every Gold Certified Partnership implies at least four Microsoft specialists and favorable reviews from at least five clients.

”Microsoft is one of our most important business partners. This makes it particularly nice to receive this sort of accreditation, proving our clients can entrust Advania to provide a comprehensive service on all levels when it comes to Microsoft solutions. It is also great to share that recently our people in Sweden received their tenth Gold Certification, so we have no shortage of Microsoft specialists,” says Ægir Már Þórisson, CEO of Advania Iceland.

”Not only do we consult our clients about licensing, but we also solve all technical issues and provide all needed assistance with regards to Microsoft purchases. We can take care of administration and host your Microsoft solutions for you. Receiving these certifications places Advania in the lead for Microsoft partners in the Nordics and on an even wider scale,” says Sigurður Friðrik Pétursson, Microsoft product manager for Advania.

Advania has received Gold Certifications for the following service areas:

  • Application Development
  • Cloud Platform
  • Cloud Productivity
  • Collaboration and Content
  • Communications
  • Data Platform
  • Datacenter
  • Enterprise Resource Planning
  • Messaging
  • Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions
  • Windows and Devices

For more information, please contact:

Aegir Mar Thorisson, CEO of Advania Iceland, phone +354 864 9841, email:

About Advania

Welcome to IT - Advania is serving thousands of corporate clients in the Nordic region. We provide a wide range of IT services, platforms, cloud solutions and support to private and public companies. Our mission is to help our clients to simplify IT infrastructure, enhance functionality and reduce costs. Advania is quick on its feet and has retained its flexibility despite considerable growth in recent years. Our corporate culture is to empower front line employees to take decisions that benefit the client. Advania’s vision is to enable customers to improve their performances with IT. 


About Us

Advania is a Nordic IT corporation, operating in 22 locations in Sweden, Iceland, Norway, and Denmark. The company focuses on helping customers to improve their performance with innovative use of best available IT platforms and services. Advania serves thousands of corporate customers, multinational enterprises, governments and public institutions, big, small and medium-sized companies in all aspects of society. Advania traces its roots to 1939 when an Icelandic entrepreneur founded an office equipment repair workshop in Reykjavik. In the following decades, three separate branches of IT-companies evolved in three Nordic countries, Iceland, Sweden, and Norway. In 2012 they were braided into one and Advania was formed. For further information, please visit




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