CARY–Ulitmus, which sells business process management and workflow software, has earned Microsoft collaborative solutions certified gold partner status.

Ultimus Chief Executive Officer Rashid Khan said, “Becoming a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner reflects our expertise in incorporating Microsoft technology–such as BizTalk Server 2004 and the .NET initiative.”

Headquartered in Cary, Ultimus has business operations and sales offices throughout North America, Europe, Asia, and South America. Through these offices and a network of more than 85 partners in 60 countries, more than 1000 customers, including Carnival Cruise Lines, Citizens Bank, McKessonHBOC, Microsoft, Rubbermaid, Sony, and Siemens, have deployed the Ultimus Workflow Suite.