Wondering Why the Cloud is More Expensive Than On-Premises?

Last month I had two calls with two of my favorite Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud providers, Microsoft and Nintex, and both were along the same line of discussion: "My colleague is asking me: Why does it cost more to go to the online solution? I've already paid for the...
Wondering Why the Cloud is More Expensive Than On-Premises?
Topics: Office 365, Cloud, Nintex

Why the Cloud Matters

I have been talking to Clients about the Cloud since Microsoft launched Business Productivity Online Services (BPOS) in 2008. Back then it was Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Live Meeting and Office Communications Online. At that time I was still part of the Microsoft field...
Why the Cloud Matters
Topics: Office 365, Azure, Cloud

3 Surprising Office 365 Deployment Pitfalls

When I meet with prospective clients, they are often surprised to learn that the key to a successful Office 365 deployment lies just as much in the hands of their users as it does with the technical team.  Some of the most common pitfalls we see to successful Office 365 deployments are...
3 Surprising Office 365 Deployment Pitfalls
Topics: Office 365, Change Management

Extending SharePoint to All Your Users

First released in 2001, SharePoint has become the most commonly deployed collaboration tool for enterprises and emerging businesses alike. The promise of SharePoint has always been collaboration for all an organization's users: internally, across all domains and externally with...
Extending SharePoint to All Your Users
Topics: Office 365, SharePoint

Extending Active Directory to Office 365

Since its launch in 2011, Microsoft Office 365 has quickly become the collaboration software of choice for many organizations. While some are choosing Microsoft for the first time, most Office 365 customers have a history with Microsoft Exchange running on top of a Microsoft infrastructure which...
Extending Active Directory to Office 365
Topics: Office 365

The New Power of BI

Recently, during its Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), Microsoft announced Power BI for Office 365, a new way to discover and access data within and outside your organization using Excel and Office 365.  With Power BI, business users can shape, transform, and...
The New Power of BI
Topics: SharePoint, Office 365, Business Intelligence

Microsoft Features Intellinet Client in Office 365 Case Study

We are incredibly excited to share that Microsoft recently released an Office 365 Customer Solution Case Study on our client, FHI 360.FHI 360 is a nonprofit human development organization working to improve lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven...
Microsoft Features Intellinet Client in Office 365 Case Study
Topics: Office 365, Cool Work

Jumpstart the Success of Your IT Strategy & Projects

You know that planning and implementing enterprise technology solutions comes with many challenges.  Understanding your current environment, creating a solution roadmap, and seeing first-hand how a solution works in your environment is essential to reducing overall project costs and...
Jumpstart the Success of Your IT Strategy & Projects
Topics: Business Intelligence, SharePoint, Office 365, Project Management, SQL, Application Development, Article, Management Consulting, Systems Management

New Customer Case Study! Project Time & Cost Reduces Costs and Increases Resiliency with Office 365

Project Time & Cost, an international leader in cost engineering, forensic consulting services, and project management, needed to upgrade its email system to better manage costs, compliance, reliability and security.When deciding on a new email solution, Project Time & Cost...
New Customer Case Study! Project Time & Cost Reduces Costs and Increases Resiliency with Office 365
Topics: Office 365, Cool Work, Case Study