Wins Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Award is a recent recipient of the OEM Hardware System Building Partner of the Year award, part of Microsoft's 2011 IMPACT Awards. Inc. (Stealth Computer) announces that it has been selected as the winner in the OEM Hardware System Building Partner of the Year at the 2011 Microsoft Partner Network IMPACT Awards. The ninth annual IMPACT Awards recognize excellence across the large and diverse community of Microsoft’s Canadian technology partners. The winners were announced at an award ceremony in Toronto on November 30, 2011.

“Our annual IMPACT Awards celebrate the great work done in the Partner Community to help customers respond to their business challenges through the benefits of technology,” says Eric Gales, President of Microsoft Canada Inc. “Technology partners like are always finding new and exciting ways to develop and deliver innovative technology solutions, making them true leaders in their respective fields.” was chosen as the winner in OEM Hardware System Building Partner of the Year for providing its customer with a rugged PC solution that could operate reliably in the agricultural field. The Stealth model: LPC-460FM is a fanless PC that was successfully deployed in the harsh environments of farm machinery due to its durability, diminutive size and mobile functionality.

The application involved processing real time data obtained from non-contact sensors mounted on tractors and trucks that would measure the absorption and reflectance of light in plants and provide adjustments accordingly. The customer accomplished significant ROI by benefiting in higher crop yields, savings in fertilizer costs and a reduction in the environmental impact.