Elastic wins 2024 Microsoft US Partner of the Year

Elastic wins Partner of the Year in the US and is named a Global Finalist in the ISV Innovation Category


Following our 2023 Microsoft Partner of the Year for Commercial Marketplace Awards, we are pleased to announce that Elastic has been chosen as the 2024 Microsoft US Partner of the Year and named a finalist in the ISV Innovation category among 4,700 nominations submitted globally.

MS_POTY_2024.png"The Elastic Search AI Platform, integrated with Microsoft Azure AI Services, empowers our customers with Search, Observability, and Security capabilities. Together, we're transforming the landscape of AI-based search, helping organizations tackle the unparalleled challenges in this transformative era. We are humbled to be recognized as the 2024 Microsoft US Partner of the Year as this award not only underscores the strength of our partnership but our ever-present focus on customer outcomes."

– Laurent Mechain, Vice President of Strategic Alliances, Elastic

Microsoft's recognition of Elastic as the 2024 US Partner of the Year and a finalist in the ISV Innovation category is a significant achievement. This honor acknowledges our strong partnership, innovative solutions, and commitment to delivering value to customers through our collaboration with Microsoft's ecosystem. The US Partner of the Year award recognizes Elastic as a partner that has built high-impact solutions and services on Microsoft Azure, bringing experiences powered by the Elastic Search AI Platform to our joint customers as they accelerate business value by leveraging Microsoft Cloud.

“Congratulations to the winners and finalists of the 2024 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards!” said Nicole Dezen, chief partner officer and corporate vice president at Microsoft. “The momentum generated by numerous AI & Copilot announcements this year fueled innovation from our partners, enabling groundbreaking services and solutions to customers. I am inspired by the capability and creativity in our partner ecosystem and this year's winners beautifully demonstrate the best of what’s possible with AI and the Microsoft Cloud.”

Additionally, the ISV Innovation Partner of the Year award recognizes partners that have demonstrated a high level of innovation leveraging Microsoft Cloud advanced services, including AI, by introducing new techniques, approaches, and applications that push the boundaries of what is currently possible. As a finalist for the 2024 ISV Innovation Partner of the Year award, we are thrilled to be among those recognized in this category. We are grateful for this recognition and will continue striving to enable organizations to unleash the power of their data.


Elastic is at the forefront of developing AI solutions on Microsoft Azure, harnessing the power of Azure OpenAI to redefine customer experiences. This partnership is more than just a collaboration; it's a feedback loop of innovation, benefiting customers, Elastic, and Microsoft while empowering the broader partner ecosystem. We are delighted to recognize Elastic as the Microsoft Partner of the Year for the United States.

Nina Harding, Corporate Vice President Americas Global Partner Solutions, Microsoft

Harnessing AI to drive innovation and practical applications

Along with Microsoft, Fast Company recognized Elastic as one of the most innovative companies in 2024 for our Elastic Search AI Platform. For years, we have incorporated AI into our technology and solutions to help our customers find and analyze enterprise data with speed, scale, and relevancy.

The Elastic Search AI Platform integrates with Microsoft Azure AI Services, such as Azure OpenAI, to bring generative AI capabilities to customers as they build retrieval augmented generation (RAG) applications. Additionally, the Elastic AI Assistant enables faster problem resolution with generative AI.


Powered by Azure, OpenAI, and Elasticsearch, the combination of Stack Overflow for Teams and OverflowAI enriches customer data with vector embeddings to perform semantic search for more relevant answers. Stack Overflow's long-standing relationship with Elastic enables us to seamlessly transition from lexical search to a hybrid approach and incorporate the powerful capabilities of generative AI.

Prashanth Chandrasekar, CEO, Stack Overflow

Together, Elastic and Microsoft aren’t just embracing the future of AI — we're creating it.

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