Microsoft Launches 'Technology Guarantee Program' in Tunisia


Microsoft recently announces the launch in Tunisia of Microsoft Office 2010 "Technology Guarantee Program" which allows customers to purchase and activate qualifying Office 2007 between March 5, 2010 and September 30th, 2010, and be eligible to download Office 2010 at no additional cost.

Customers can visit the Microsoft Office 2010 Technology Guarantee site ( for more information and to sign up for an e-mail reminder when Office 2010 is available for download in their language. This program is designed to help sustain sales momentum and minimize returns of Office 2007 during the launch of Office 2010.

Walid Khodja, Director of Distribution and Partners of Microsoft Tunisia, said that "thanks to its Technology Guarantee Program, Microsoft enables its customers to remain operational and productive by using Office 2007 and to quickly and easily upgrade to Office 2010 when it is available,

Abdelwaheb Essafi, CEO of SMART Group and Microsoft's distributor, said that "the Office 2010 range was simplified and offers only 3 versions for consumers and small businesses: Office Home and Student 2010, Office Home and Business 2010,and Office Professional 2010.

He added that "these three versions will be available in boxes (with the installation disc) and as an activation card without media. This new dematerialized offering is optimized for the purchase of a new PC and will be offered at an attractive price" he said.

(Source: Tunisia Online)