We attain a new Microsoft cloud competency

We attain a new Microsoft cloud competency

          Passed with flying colours! The team here at ABCOM are happy to announce that we have just received today our confirmation that we have achieved the Microsoft Silver Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions Competency! To earn this competency, Microsoft Partners must demonstrate that they are able to fulfil the ever-changing needs of the dynamic business environments of today; they must provide customer references to exhibit successful implementation and customer satisfaction and show their expertise through examinations. “We’re are very happy to have attained this competency, this demonstrates to our clients and peers we have a firm grasp on today’s technology market especially Microsoft and their products,” said Yann Davies, Managing Director. “The aim is with better knowledge of agile IT systems, we are better enable our customers’ success by serving as both business & technology advisers. The market is increasingly based on consumption of products and services, with our guidance we can help develop a strategy for your business enabling rapid change and direction. We are always looking to expand our knowledge and skills in order to uphold our quality services in this ever-changing market.” What does this mean for customers? It means we know what we are doing! As an existing Microsoft partner, authorised to supply Microsoft cloud solutions including Office 365 and Azure. ABCOM have had to meet a number of milestones set by Microsoft for Cloud software management and deployment in business. Benefits to Our Customers Cloud-based solutions are scalable, cost effective and allow a more flexible approach to working including: • Real-time collaborative working ensures many people can work on...
Cloud Solutions for Dummies

Cloud Solutions for Dummies

Our customers are great at what they do and when engaged we see ourselves as an extension of their business. We are there to ensure whatever technology they need  is provided at the right price and is suitable.  As it is a bespoke solution, it truly needs to be what they need right now and for the foreseeable future. Cloud Solutions means that any business can adopt cutting edge technology and harness the benefits today, but just like a water tap; control when they need the resource. As business enablers, our job is to align the technology to the business, so that for the short term its adequate and if needed it can be easily be scaled up (or scaled down).  The beauty of Office 365 and the range of Microsoft products is that there is a perfect tailored solution close by, all we need is a chat to understand you business direction and needs. Technology handled right will make your business more efficient, streamlined and ultimately more efficient. The business landscape is competitive and you need to stay one step ahead of the game if you are going to win, well if you realise that technology is a key factor you are already half way there. Are we excited to be involved with cloud solutions, and in particular, Office 365? Yes, absolutely! It really is a comprehensive product that can help position your business above the rest. My best advice would be not to put off change but rather embrace change now, time is so important and if you act now that can only help your business. Bespoke IT...

Office 365 encryption video

Good general video on Office 365 encryption. Office 365 Message Encryption is an easy-to-use service that lets email users send encrypted messages to people inside or outside their organization. Designated recipients can easily view their encrypted messages and return encrypted replies. Regardless of the destination email service—whether it’s Outlook.com, Yahoo, Gmail, or another service—email users can send confidential business communications with an added level of protection against unauthorized access. There are many scenarios in which email message encryption might be required, including the following: A bank employee sending financial statements to customers An insurance company representative providing policy details to customers A mortgage broker requesting financial information from a customer for their loan application A health care provider sending sensitive health care information to patients An solicitor sending confidential information to a customer or another solicitor A consultant sending a contract to a customer For more information on any aspect of Office 365 : please call us on 01444 871200 or ping us an email at...