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Microsoft 365 + Microsoft Surface = Better Together

November 20, 2019

What’s the right Surface device for you?
Everybody has a different way of working on their digital devices. Some prefer a mobile handheld tablet, others wish to be anchored to a set station, and some prefer a touch screen and pen.

The versatility and functionality of a device makes all the difference when it comes to maximizing the user experience and getting the most from your employees. With Microsoft Surface, you can meet the needs of individual work styles, while collaborating across the Microsoft 365 platform.

With the Microsoft Surface, you can: 

  • Elevate productivity
  • Optimize team collaboration
  • Effectively manage your time 
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The Microsoft Surface 2 Hub ... A Daring Attempt at Transforming How we Work

November 20, 2019

Imagine … a world where everyone in your office collaborates.
Imagine … a world where collaboration and teamwork are valued.
Imagine … a world where creativity and productivity are encouraged.
Imagine … working in a new way, in a new space, designed for collaboration.

Well, that world isn’t that far from reality. Introducing the Surface Hub 2, an interactive, wall-mounted whiteboard that is optimized for teams that want to connect, co-create, and produce with others regardless of their location.

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Cloud Computing Cost Savings | Optimization Tips

November 12, 2019

Saving money or optimizing budgetary spends over time are two of the main reasons for moving workloads to the cloud. When used properly, cloud infrastructure can reduce total cost of ownership, as compared to an on-premises infrastructure.  

This does not mean that simply migrating applications and data to the cloud will necessarily result in cost savings. Rather, optimizing costs in the cloud and keeping your cloud computing costs predictable depends on your ability to make smart decisions about exactly how and where you host workloads. Here are some considerations for businesses, when looking for savings in the cloud.

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