AMTRA SOLUTIONS BLOG

Articles, news and insights from the AMTRA team.

Microsoft Teams & Power Platform | The Dynamic Duo

March 30, 2021
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Microsoft Teams is more than just a group chat software program. With over 75 million daily active users across the world, it has revolutionized the way we create, collaborate, and communicate. With the recent integration of Power Platform, this dynamic duo will have you creating automated workflows, reports, dashboards, apps and customized bots, all within the Teams interface. 

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Are you Working Efficiently?

March 19, 2021
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This year has seen millions of businesses go virtual. For this reason, various Microsoft tools have made a comeback … and in a big way. Microsoft Teams and Power Platform are two of the game changing solutions that have transformed the way we work.

Here's why we think you need to take a closer.

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Low Code Development - Changing the IT Landscape

March 15, 2021
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An emergent trend in digital transformation has been the rise of low-code development platforms. Charles Lamanna, Microsoft CVP, Low Code Application Platform, notes that "over 500 million new apps will be built during the next five years, which is more than all the apps built in the last 40 years." 
 
These staggering numbers highlight the demand for low-code platforms to build apps, as well as a developer gap, as there’s likely more demand for applications than there are developers to build them. IT teams are scrambling to keep up with demand. This results in long lead times and business users finding their own solutions, often through non-compliant “shadow IT” platforms.  

More than ever, businesses must constantly innovate and transform to stay competitive. In a perfect world, IT would provide the platforms necessary to foster this type of growth.   

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Is it time to Shift to a Modern Desktop?

February 11, 2020
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Everyone is talking about adapting and changing, simplifying business tasks and achieving greater productivity. Phrases like ‘modern desktop’ and ‘digital transformation’ are the all the buzz, however, does anyone really know what they mean?

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Microsoft End Point Manager | What is it?

January 28, 2020
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Microsoft Endpoint Manager (MEM) was recently introduced by Microsoft to provide an end-to-end management solution that combines device management services from System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) and Intune into a unified experience. 

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Successfully Transforming to a Modern Workplace

January 23, 2020
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Remember the good ‘ol days when dial-up Internet connections, tethered phones, data warehouses and hard drives were the norm. Fast forward to today where we’ve entered an era of real-time reactivity, innovation and collaboration.

This digital evolution continues to evolve and can no longer be ignored.  What are the challenges facing your Company as the result of this new modern workplace? How can it be implemented so that employees adopt and leverage the changes in their everyday work practices?

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Journey to MMD: Microsoft Managed Desktop

December 29, 2019
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Microsoft's Managed Desktop solution is the most comprehensive option for getting current and staying current.  Read on to find out what you need to know: 

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What is Azure? Why is it important?

December 12, 2019
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Microsoft Azure is an expanding set of cloud services to help Companies meet their business challenges.  It’s the freedom to build, manage and deploy applications on a massive, global network using your favorite tools and frameworks. Azure is a fast, flexible, and affordable platform, and its pricing and capabilities make it a great cloud offering. 

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Digital Transformation through Adoption Change Management

July 25, 2019
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Organizations often achieve low adoption with the implementation of new technologies due to staff not being prepared to adapt and incorporate these toolsets into regular work routines.

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Digital Transformation through Adoption Change Management

May 2, 2019
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Organizations often achieve low adoption with the implementation of new technologies due to staff not being prepared to adapt and incorporate these toolsets into regular work routines.

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