A 12-week plan for launching Microsoft Office 365

A 12-week plan for launching Office 365

Picture this: your company has dozens of locations, spread across thousands of miles. You’ve just acquired a few new organizations, each having its own unique communications solutions. You’ve grown, you’ve gotten bigger — but you’re officially a business with no communications or collaboration standards.

As you can imagine, this poses a problem.

At Softchoice, we didn’t have to imagine this scenario. This was our reality just a few months ago. We needed a way to connect the entire organization, closer together. After weeks of collaboration vision sessions and research, identifying what was most important for us as a whole, we finally had a roadmap of the technology solution we needed. Part of the collaboration roadmap included a more prevasive use of Lync and complementary Office 365 capabilities.

Once you’ve done your own due diligence, you need a plan to get there. And Softchoice is ready to provide it.

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Why ‘on time, on budget’ Office 365 projects still fail

Why ‘on time, on budget’ Office 365 projects still fail

Months of meticulous planning. Hundreds of hours of hands-on migration and careful configuration. Then finally, one day, it comes: Office 365 launch day. All systems are go without a hitch.

Don’t pop the champagne just yet. Delivering “on time, and on budget” is only half the battle. The real, often over-looked value of any major IT project hinges on one key thing: adoption. For Office 365 — a technology suite designed to change the way your workers do their job — adoption is more important than ever for realizing its desired business outcomes.

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