Cloud Computing Services has moved past the hype and is a mature and viable IT solution for companies of all sizes.
Lansend a Microsoft Partner has been deploying Office 365, Exchange Online and Windows Azure since their inception in 2011 & 2010 respectively. Since then we have successfully migrated many clients in Manhattan , Queens and New York City to the Exchange Online and the Office 365 Cloud. Depending on their vertical applications, needs and requirements, we have migrated them fully or partially to the Cloud.
Office 365 gives your users access to everything they need to get the job done from anywhere. Files and settings are synced from one device to the next, creating freedom and reliability for your team. PC, Mac, tablet, phone? Users can work across a variety of devices from different locations and all with a consistent, clean, and fast experience.
Office 365 has a variety of plans and options. From Exchange, Online, basic hosted email services to file sharing using SharePoint Online and One Drive, to a Software as a Service (SAS) solution which includes a subscription to the latest version of Microsoft Office. There is always a plan suitable for you.
When an out of the box solution does not work for you, Windows Azure; Scale as you need, pay as you go may be right for you. Using an open and flexible cloud service platform Azure supports the broadest selection of operating systems, programming languages, frameworks, tools, databases and devices.
If need be Azure easily integrates with your existing IT environment through the largest network of secure private connections, hybrid database and storage solutions, and data residency and encryption features.
Today a Cloud backup solution is a must, whether you simply need to backup documents, excel work sheets, images and Adobe pdf documents or you need to backup sophisticated databases, you need to have a backup in the cloud in addition to backing up locally.
In the event of a Major disaster the Cloud backup can be restored in whole or part to a completely different location to get your business up and running in a couple of hours.
Deciding on a Cloud Option that is best suited for your needs is daunting.