Palisade Partners with Microsoft

Palisade has achieved Microsoft Certified Partner Status. As a Certified Partner, Palisade has demonstrated a high degree of competence and expertise with Microsoft technologies and a proven ability to meet customer needs.

“Only companies that have demonstrated high levels of customer service, proved their experience and attained advanced certification receive the designation of Microsoft Certified Partner,” said Allison Watson, vice president of the Worldwide Partner Sales and Marketing Group at Microsoft.

Microsoft Excel is the most widely deployed and used analysis tool in the world. Palisade products such as @RISK, PrecisionTree, and StatTools integrate seamlessly into Excel providing advanced modeling and analysis capabilities.

“Achieving Certified Partner status further underscores Palisade’s abilities as a developer of advanced analysis tools for Microsoft Excel”, says Sam McLafferty, Palisade’s President. “Our customers can use Palisade products even more confidently knowing that we possess the Microsoft Certified Partner brand.”

Read the press release
Microsoft Certified Partners website

Palisade Seminar Schedule


Introduction to Risk and Decision Assessment
   • Atlanta, 6 - 7 June
   • New York City, 11 - 12 July
   • Los Angeles, 25 - 26 July

Intermediate/Advanced Risk Assessment
   • Toronto, 20 - 21 June

Project Risk Assessment using @RISK for Project
   • Dallas, 23 - 24 May

Evaluación de riesgo para usuarios principiantes / intermedios
   • Buenos Aires, del 31 de mayo al 2 de junio
   • Santiago, Chile, del 11 al 13 de julio

Análise de Risco e de Decisão utilizando @RISK e DecisionTools
   • Rio de Janeiro, 15 - 16 junho
   • São Paulo, 15 - 16 setembro


Introduction to Risk and Decision Assessment I
   • 16 - 17 May
   • 6 - 7 June

Introduction to Risk and Decision Assessment II
   • 13 - 14 June

Palisade Training
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20th Anniversary Risk Short Courses

Palisade Academic Programs

Every year over 500 academic institutions around the world use @RISK, DecisionTools Suite, and StatTools to enhance their students’ learning experience. Palisade offers three specially priced options to faculty, staff, and students.

Academic Versions
Professors, researchers, and support staff of accredited academic institutions can save up to 50% off the commercial price of Palisade software products.

Course Licenses
Course Licenses are available for professors, instructors, and administrators who want to use Palisade products as part of their curriculum. One and two year licenses offer up to 95% savings.

Student Versions
Full-time and part-time students can save up to 90% on one year licenses of select software products.

Palisade has recently launched a webpage that describes the Academic Programs in detail. The webpage also provides information on how to purchase Palisade academic products.

Palisade Academic webpage
Contact Palisade Academic sales

Operations Research, 4th Edition

By Wayne Winston

The market leading Operations Research: Application and Algorithms is now in its fourth edition. Leading Management Sciences teacher and author Wayne Winston offers a comprehensive introduction to operations research with emphasis on model formation and model building.

The reader will gain a solid understanding of the art and science of operations research and acquire the skills needed to solve real-world problems. Topics addressed include: linear and nonlinear programming, sensitivity analysis, decision making under uncertainty, Markov chains, dynamic programming, queuing theory, spreadsheet simulation with @RISK, and more.

Operations Research

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