More and more governments are considering cloud computing to increase productivity and improve collaboration, while reducing IT costs and protecting data. But which cloud productivity solution should you choose? Read on to learn what a day in the life of a government worker is like using Office 365 vs. Google Apps.
Nature & Découvertes eliminated its previous cloud-based email solution, instead deciding to unify communications on Microsoft Office 365. Read about the benefits the French retailer has obtained, and why switching to Office 365 was “the first step in moving toward a completely collaborate workplace.”
When it comes to real-time communications and collaboration, there’s no room for compromise. At Microsoft, we pride ourselves on having the broadest definition of productivity, with exactly that — no compromises. So how does Lync Online with Office 365 compare to Google Hangouts? Here are five reasons why Microsoft offers the broadest set of tools for real-time communication.
Health manufacturer Physiotherm wanted a cloud-based productivity tool to help it manage growth across borders. The company initially tried Google Apps, but ended up switching to Microsoft Office 365 after Google Apps “became nearly unmanageable.” By adopting Office 365, the company has reduced IT complexity and improved usability, making it more flexible during a time of rapid expansion.
To help organizations adopt Office 365 easier and integrate with their existing Identity solutions we wanted to tell customers about the Works with Office 365-Identity program, which provides testing and qualification of third-party identity providers with Office 365. Office 365 uses Windows Azure Active Directory for identity management and through this includes directory synchronization and federation. Read on to learn more about identity options for Office 365.
Aisle7 provides marketing services for retailers’ wellness products. Back in 2009, it replaced an on-premises Microsoft Exchange Server solution with Google Apps Premier Edition, but after nine months decided to abandon Google. We recently spoke to Jake Harris, the Director of IT at Aisle7, to learn about the company’s journey to Microsoft Office 365.
After a successful Worldwide Partner Conference in Houston, we are excited to showcase some of the partners who are living and loving the business value of Office 365 every day. Some of these partners are helping customers switch from Google Apps to Office 365 as they realize the value for their business. Today we showcase Catapult Systems, a national Microsoft-focused IT consulting company that has helped many customers move to…