Affinity designed a system for Cancer Care Ontario with a single, centralized, web-based portal with functionality to optimize business processes for adjudicating eligibility and claims reimbursement. The system is a multi-tiered, service-oriented solution, using a wide range of modern Microsoft technologies. All software components were written in C#, using ASP.NET 4 and MVC 3.
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. The Web Development Partner of the Year Award recognizes the innovative partner who focused on the development and deployment of websites and web-based applications built on the current portfolio of Microsoft technologies, including:
- Microsoft .NET Framework
- Windows Server with Internet Information Services (IIS)
- Microsoft Silverlight
- Microsoft Visual Studio
- Microsoft SQL Server
- Microsoft Expression
The winner showcased expertise in using the web as a platform to develop and deliver key business applications to market faster, more easily, and for a lower maintenance cost on Internet-facing websites hosted on-premises or off, and/or cloud platforms such as using Windows Azure.
“We are proud to recognize our 2012 Partner Award finalists for their outstanding commitments to solving customer challenges,” said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. “Our partners are critical to our success as a company, and it is their creativity and innovative thinking in solving the unique needs of our customers that serves as the foundation for mutual, long-term success. We congratulate this year’s finalists on their achievements and look forward to following their continued success in the future.”
Hugh Hyndman, co-founder of Affinity Systems, said "For over 23 years, Affinity Systems has been a major force in the design and development of custom software for large number of clients. Our award-winning achievement reflect a long-standing commitment to quality, reliability, and innovation in software design and development. We are thrilled to be recognized once again by Microsoft for our efforts in applying state-of-the-art technology to our clients' needs."