Facility services firm uses cloud tools to build productive mobile work environment – Microsoft Case Study

ABM is one of the largest facility solution providers in the United States. Its workforce wanted easy access to data and applications on mobile devices, and ABM chose the Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite for cloud-based user identity and mobile device management. With single sign-on to SaaS and on-premises applications, employees can focus on providing great…

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Staffing agency advances mobility, boosts customer service with cloud-based tools – Microsoft Case Study

EmployBridge is a specialty staffing supplier with clients across the United States. To keep its workforce productive on the road and at client sites, the company uses the Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite. With better managed, more reliable laptops and easy access to on-premises and cloud applications, EmployBridge team members can provide excellent customer service no…

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Enterprise Mobility Suite – Microsoft Case Study

The National Institute for Insurance Against Accidents at Work (INAIL) promotes workplace safety for Italian businesses. The organization licensed Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suite to enable a more mobile work environment for its 3,000 lawyers, inspectors, and physicians. INAIL uses Microsoft cloud-based services to manage devices and help secure apps and data, so employees are more…

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Water District Upgrades Email Performance With Microsoft Exchange Online – Microsoft Case Study

Tualatin Valley Water District (TVWD) provides drinking water to a population of about 200,000 near the city of Portland, Oregon. The District’s service area covers more than 44 square miles and includes portions of unincorporated Washington County. In late 2011, TVWD deployed a new cloud-based email system running on Microsoft Office 365 and Exchange Online.…

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Golf Company Reduces Costs, Improves Scalability by Moving Servers and Services to the Cloud – Microsoft Case Study

By using Microsoft Azure, Callaway can deliver servers to remote offices in hours versus months and scale capacity quickly to ensure great reseller and consumer experiences on Callaway websites. It has also eliminated maintenance downtime that used to plague international offices. Callaway uses Windows Intune to proactively manage sales computers and keep salespeople productive. The…

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Cloud Computing is Greener!

As a believer in the organisational and efficiency benefits of Cloud computing, it is nice to see some hard evidence and facts of the environmental benefits as well.

http://newscenter.lbl.gov/news-releases/2013/06/11/berkeley-lab-study-finds-moving-select-computer-services-to-the-cloud-promises-significant-energy-savings/

The following is are link to the actual report:

http://crd.lbl.gov/assets/pubs_presos/ACS/cloud_efficiency_study.pdf