Making the Move to Office 365


Houston Symphony is a not-for-profit organization and professional orchestra performing a variety of concerts every year in Houston, Texas. With 110 full-time staff, and an additional 100+ musicians, interns, and vendors, the orchestra was running an outdated version of Microsoft Office and operating on the Gmail platform. Facing security issues
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Office 365 ROI

What’s the ROI of Office 365?


Microsoft commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) with Microsoft Office 365. To better understand the benefits, costs, and risks associated with an Office 365 implementation, Forrester interviewed four existing customers with multiple years of experience using Office 365 and conducted an
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Energy Company Extends Communications and Collaboration Solution with Hosted Service


MedcoEnergi has 28 locations around the world—all with local Exchange Server 2010 deployments. “We are supporting a lot of hardware to maintain our current messaging solution, even at our smaller locations,” explains Cecep Saefudin, Manager–Infrastructure Services at Medco Energi Internasional. “Most of our employees access email through Outlook Web App
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How Technology is Transforming Business Functions


Changing roles: How technology is transforming business functions is an Economist Intelligence Unit report, sponsored by Microsoft. It explores how the workplace is evolving and the effect technology will have on how people collaborate, form global teams and make decisions across various business functions. Technology has had a profound impact
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Why Are Businesses Moving to the Cloud?


An average cost savings of 20% is just the beginning. Inside look at how small and mid-size businesses are turning to Microsoft’s business cloud solutions to solve everyday issues. Today’s small to mid-size businesses (SMBs) face a tough challenge: They need to provide the same affordable, always-on mobile services that
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