Competitive Innovations™, LLC Achieves Microsoft® Gold Cloud Platform Competency Status

Microsoft Partner

(Arlington, VA USA) Jan. 27, 2021 — Competitive Innovations™, LLC (CI or Competitive Innovations™) announced today it has achieved the Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform competency for Azure Consumption.  The Cloud Platform competency positions CI as an emerging leader for Cloud Software as a Service (SaaS) solutions built on Microsoft Azure.  

Customer demand for Microsoft’s cloud products is booming. The Microsoft Cloud Platform competency showcases and demonstrates and organization’s technical capabilities in deploying, migrating, and maintaining cloud applications and services on Microsoft Azure. 

Competitive Innovations™ has a proven track record of delivering digital modernization and improvement initiatives to government and public sector organizations with complex regulatory and security requirements. In keeping with this tradition, the company has demonstrated its Microsoft Cloud Platform capabilities and past performance with Azure meet or exceed government compliance and regulatory requirements through this Gold Status achievement.  

“As a Microsoft Cloud Service Provider (“CSP”) focused on Azure in the public sector we appreciate the opportunity to deliver solutions that position our customers to realize the potential of recent regulatory changes and initiatives like the 21st Century Digital Experience Act (21st Century IDEA), the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program (FedRamp) and the 2019 Federal Cloud Computing Strategy ( to name a few.” shared Mike Kennedy, President | CEO of Competitive Innovations.  

About CI 

Competitive Innovations™ (CI) is a technology partner and trusted advisor to government and industry customers with critical demand for information technology, program management, cyber security, mission support, and secure high integrity web-based solutions. Founded in July 1999, CI is an SBA HUBZone certified small business concern, Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and Cloud Service Provider (CSP) authorized to resell Azure Government and Commercial Cloud, Kentico Gold Partner and GSA Reseller, U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Supply Schedule Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) prime and Navy SeaPort-NxG prime contractor.  CI’s unique qualifications include: a Microsoft Secure Cloud solutions practice focused on “SmartCIte” portals, collaboration, web content management, responsive, secure and mobile friendly solutions using Microsoft Azure, Kentico, Cyber Security and other industry tools and best practices.  Visit for more information.