Microsoft Office 365
Get the best use out of your Microsoft Office 365 solution by delegating the management, administration, and support to us. We can help you assess, plan, migrate and run Office 365 for your business with full operational support helping you achieve its true potential.
What is Office 365?
Microsoft Office 365 is a cloud-based subscription service that brings together the best tools for the way people work today. It comprises of world-class office applications (e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook etc.) and cloud-based, hosted services (e.g. Exchange Mail Service, SharePoint Collaboration Service, Skype Messaging Service [now called Microsoft Teams] etc.) for businesses of all sizes.
By combining best-in-class apps like Word, Excel and Outlook with powerful cloud services like OneDrive and Microsoft Teams, Office 365 is the best platform for collaboration today.
Built-in security features, integration with your on-premise infrastructure, integration with Azure (Cloud) – Microsoft Office 365 is probably the only cloud your business needs.
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How can we help your business?
As a Microsoft Partner, Cloud Pursuit has extensive experience in consulting Office 365 products, license procurement and provisioning, migration (on-premise to the cloud), training, delegated administration and support.
Having deployed Office 365 since 2014, we have accumulated a wealth of knowledge and real-life experience while migrating a number of customers from their legacy collaboration platforms to Office 365 Enterprise and Small-Business editions.
Our approach to Office 365 migration is based on sound planning with a comprehensive risk assessment to ensure zero-downtime, zero-information loss and seamless service transition.
Why should you outsource Office 365 to Cloud Pursuit?
Office 365 is a complex product with multi-levels of configuration, security and integration options. Think of it as an aircraft cockpit, a lot of dials and switches – it requires a great deal of training and experience to use them correctly.
In-house IT teams are often engaged with day to day tasks and unable to deploy the rigour in leveraging the technology, or, need additional support to take benefit of all the features Microsoft introduces on a monthly basis.
This is where Cloud Pursuit’s expertise can help. We look at your needs carefully, make sure you buy the right Office 365 license and do not spend money where you shouldn’t.
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Is outsourcing a risk to your organisation’s information security?
We believe otherwise! We see your internal IT department, and often its relatively junior member to have full administrative access to your senior executive’s mailboxes as a risk to information security.
We safe-guard all executive communications and ensure that all access control policies are strictly maintained at all times. No mailbox is made accessible to anyone in the company without written instruction by company’s designated personnel.
We have come across numerous instances where inadequate or wrong security posture has lead to unsolicited access to information. SharePoint document libraries are most vulnerable. Mailbox delegate permissions can be misused. None of this can happen when we manage your Office 365 tenant as all actions by us are completely auditable and traceable.
We are the migration experts!
Managing an email migration project is a complex process.
You need to be absolutely sure that no communication history is lost during migration and all aspects of migration are completely traceable and auditable.
Also, migration must remain fully compliant from an information security perspective and without causing any downtime.
- Fully managed migration service with fixed-price statement of works
- A smooth, hassle-free, secure and speedy data migration
- On-premise to Cloud or Cloud to Cloud migration options (i.e. On-Premise Exchange to Office365 Cloud or G-Suite to Office365 Cloud)
- Remote support for the duration of the migration
- Training on best practices for administering Office 365/Microsoft 365
- Batch migration options to minimise service disruption
We can also help you migrate to SharePoint.
Please contact us for more details.
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Need Office 365 for Education?
We are Microsoft Authorised Education Partner (AEP) and we can provide all Office365 and Microsoft365 licenses along with delegated administration and support service.
We are here to help.
With more than 3000 seats, over 20+ happy clients, we have been servicing our customers with best practices for Office 365 as a Managed Service; saving them time and money.
We have successfully deployed Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Suit, Intune and Mobile Device Management Services to help organisations achieve a sound security posture.
Send us a message and we will call you to discuss how we can fulfil your Office 365 service requirements. We invite you to read some of our client’s testimonials below.
Microsoft Office 365
We are very pleased with our Office 365 investment, its adoption within the organisation and the ease with which these can be used and seamlessly ported across multiple devices. I am particularly pleased with our partner, Cloud Pursuit who has been our trusted partner in our journey of transforming our in-house IT investments to Cloud-based offerings. The dedication, professionalism and technical expertise that Cloud Pursuit brings has helped this transition to be smooth with zero downtime. We are also pleased with their advise on continuous improvements whether it's related to solutions, upgrades, security issues or any regular updates.
We are very happy with our partner and would highly recommend them to anyone who is looking for a trusted Microsoft partner.
We migrated to Office365, thanks to the excellent guidance provided by Cloud Pursuit, our Microsoft Partner and Delegated Administrator at that time. It has helped in optimising our investment in tools required for collaboration within our team and our customers. The biggest benefit coming from easy deployment and use on multiple devices. Also collaborative tools like Sharepoint, Yammer, Skype for Business has been very useful for us. Office 365 provides us complete flexibility in terms of scaling up and version management.
We were quite delighted that Cloud Pursuit could manage the migration to Office365 with zero downtime. Also when it came to technical support, they have very professional team with a service desk and ticketing system. This provides transparency in terms of outstanding issues and its timely resolution.
Cloud Pursuit has been proactive in introducing new services, updates, ecosystem upgrade and most importantly security.
We would be more than happy to recommend Office 365 as solution and Cloud Pursuit as implement and support partner to our references. We feel that its important investment which gives confidence in our infrastructure and allows to focus more on growing our business.
We had previously worked with Cloud Pursuit on a number of small projects and asked them to manage our on-premise to full in-cloud migration of Microsoft Exchange.
From the beginning, Sharad approached the project with professionalism and enthusiasm with all aspects of the migration planned to the nth degree through detailed conversations and documentation.
Our on-premise install consisted of roughly 250 mailboxes spread across two Exchange 2007 servers located at two different site locations.
Cloud Pursuit managed the whole project from beginning to end. This included updating domain tenant information, any additional license procurement, anti-spam and virus configuration, liaising with the domain name and DSN providers and providing detailed documentation to end users.
Due to the number of mailboxes and messages to migrate Sharad’s team worked around the clock to ensure that all essential work was carried out over a weekend. All that was required on Monday morning was a small configuration change to the users mail client for visibility of their new mailbox. Cloud Pursuit were then on hand for the next 48 hours to monitor mail flow and to address any issues that arose – however, there weren’t any!
I would definitely recommend Cloud Pursuit to manage your on-premise to the in-cloud migration of Microsoft Exchange.
JUST Lincolnshire is a small organisation with limited IT knowledge and awareness. Over the last decade we have used various IT solutions to attempt to meet our needs which resulted in a disjointed and inefficient approach to IT. Cloud Pursuit came highly recommended as the company to discuss our IT needs with. Cloud Pursuit were extremely approachable and helpful in our initial conversations and it soon became clear that not only did they have expert knowledge regarding Microsoft but they also were able to identify how this expertise could best help JUST Lincolnshire in our specific charitable mission. The friendliness and clarity in which Cloud Pursuit dealt with JUST Lincolnshire ensured that I had full confidence in putting our IT requirements in their hands. At no stage did I feel that I was being provided with a product I didn’t need but rather being given the right tools to ensure that JUST Lincolnshire was able to work in a smarter and more efficient way.
Cloud Pursuit have been available to answer any questions or queries that I may have and respond in a clear and practical manner that ensures that, not only is the issue resolved but I have the necessary ‘tools’ to deal with future issues.
I thoroughly recommend Cloud Pursuit to any organisation, large or small, who are looking for IT solutions. You will not be disappointed.