Become a CSP partner and increase profitability

September 11th, 2018

CSP business is quite popular these days. Having a CSP Partner business is not only profitable; it is also sustainable over time. The cloud is the next big thing in business landscape.  In CSP Partner Program, CSPs sell services related to Office 365 and Azure by setting their own margins and profits. The MicrosoftCSP partner CSP Partner program allows for directly managing customers entire lifecycle and utilize the built-in tools to directly manage and support customer relationship.

The Two Programs

CSPs work directly with Microsoft to resell the services to customers. There are two methods by which CSPs can resell services. First is the Direct Method and other is the Indirect Method. Let’s explain the two one by one

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Unlocking the benefits of Microsoft O365 and Azure

September 5th, 2018

The latest trend in approaching the Cloud is gaining popularity with each passing year. More and more business are shifting to the cloud and taking benefits of the Cloud Backbone. Not only cloud provides a decent and reliable infrastructure but it also provides long-term business benefits.

Microsoft O365 and Azure

Cloud Providers take benefits from Microsoft directly and resell their services from Office 365 and Azure. Both these products offer a lot more services that CSPs perceive at the time of subscription. Given below are a few distinct ways to use these products and benefit your business.

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5 Smart Ways to Grow Your Business with Cloud Computing

August 31st, 2018

With the advent of technological advancements in business, Cloud Computing has entered the market with a loud splash. Currently, this technology is gaining much popularity especially in the business domain because of its availability and accessibility factor.  Businesses have started to rely upon the Cloud more for security and Storage. It allows businesses to mitigate of the potential hurdles in maintaining infrastructures on site.business with cloud computing

There are a lot of ways how cloud computing has become the basic business facilitating factor for better growth. Out of all, scalability is the biggest factor which makes businesses approach the Cloud more often. The Cloud expands along with your business, hence making a promising deal not to fail once business requirements increase.

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Cloud based storage system Comparison: Microsoft OneDrive and Amazon WorkDocs

August 28th, 2018

So here goes the debate between products of two tech Giants once more: which is better, OneDrive and WorkDocsMicrosoft’s OneDrive or Amazon’s WorkDocs? Both of these are two very popular cloud based storage system for business users. Let’s have a look how, in terms of business use and core features, does each of the two products compare to each other.

Getting started User friendliness

In case of WorkDocs, it is easier to get started for the users to start using it without having to sign up to AWS first. However, things are not that easy at OneDrive. Since OneDrive is an Office 365 Application, each user of OneDrive needs to be subscribed to Office 365 and also needs to be associated to a particular domain in OneDrive.

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The One-Stop solution that defines future workspace

August 10th, 2018

Both physically and virtually, the technology continuously evolves workplaces. In recent years, a trend has been observed that workplaces have started to break down the walls in favor of open environments in order to foster improved collaborations. It is because, cloud-enabled tools are being introduced in the workplaces in order to meet the increasing demands of Next-Gen users and hence further teamwork is developed.

future workspace

An ideal workplace of the future is the one that saves time and makes tasks simplified. It shall combine all relevant information related to documents, apps, emails, social media, marketing tools and collaboration tools, into one single interface with a single Login or controlled sign on. It shall be device and platform independent. The users shall be able to enhance their work with any kind of tools or new API Integrations into their systems. Furthermore, third party add-ons like file management and document add-ons and other things like social media profiles, digital marketing tools, etc. can also be integrated within the workspace making it a more robust and richer workplace user experience.

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A guide to get the right kind of control over your cloud

August 6th, 2018

Trusting sensitive data in the Cloud has always been a controversial topic. Security Teams and risk management leaders had been fearful in trusting critical data with third-party cloud providers in the past. However, with the passage of time, companies and businesses have been developing trust in the cloud since Cloud providers have taken off a big overhead from the IT infrastructure development teams that included necessary cooling systems, server management, network management and storage.

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Hybrid Cloud: Future Leader of Cloud Market

August 1st, 2018

When it comes to Cloud space, it is an established fact that the future of Hybrid Cloud. According to a study by International Data Cooperation, there have been seen a massive growth in all infrastructure segments, however, public cloud has been seen growing the most. This trend of cloud growth is expected to continue in the next couple of months, probably years. There have been higher demands of cores configuration, memory, data storage due to high volume of workload over the cloud. The modern applications related to machine learning and AI have been bringing workloads at enterprise level to higher extents resulting in higher workloads over the cloud.hybrid cloud

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Intelligent Cloud Automation: What To Expect In The Cloud Workspace

July 31st, 2018

Various industries have adopted Cloud Automation in the past decade and the process of automation as continue to grow ever since it was introduced. In the basic fields and occupations, automation has made its place side by side human skill.

Cloud based software services have been cohesively integrated into major aspects of business and almost all aspects of professional life. Many companies and business tend to make cloud their top priority despite the choice of distributed computing for the manipulation of data keeping security as the most important aspect. It is necessary that the workforce shall now be trained so as to be beneficial alongside automation in future. This gives rise to the concept of Intelligent Cloud Automation. Where the services offered by cloud are made intelligent enough to compete for future tasks and cater the needs of the future in cloud industry.

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Evolution of Cloud and what to expect from future

July 24th, 2018

Ever since the cloud has gained popularity and become a core aspect for business, its evolution and Evolution of Cloud Computinggrowth is in the limelight. What should be the ultimate goal of cloud computing. Previously, Cloud was thought of as the new centralized data center but, so far, it has evolved as a whole Platform As a Service. Not only that, the eventual strategy of cloud adoptions of big names in the cloud, like Microsoft, became the shifting and moving of line-of-business application to the cloud platform. But after all these years of fiddling with cloud development and fine-tuning business strategies, the verdict holds: Hybrid cloud is the future.

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Reminder to act: Deadline for Microsoft CSP billing requirement is fast approaching

July 18th, 2018

Microsoft’s deadline for CSPs, to fulfill the announced requirements a few months back, and is just around the corner now. As soon as the requirements were announced back in May 2018, hype was created amongst the Microsoft CSP community in order to take steps to fulfill the requirements. CSPs all over the world started to make changes in their setup and settle those Microsoft CSP Billing requirements into their systems. Here is an overview of the basic requirements that need to be fulfilled.

  1. Purchase a Microsoft Support plan
  2. Provide at least one managed service, IP service, or customer solution application
  3. Enable billing and provisioning infrastructure

Keeping in view of the above mentioned Microsoft CSP Direct Billing requirements, the Microsoft Direct Partners need to scale their infrastructure in order to retain their status as Tier 1 CSP and continue to work directly with Microsoft. Failing to abide by these Microsoft CSP Billing conditions will lead the CSP Tier 1 partners to the level of Indirect Cloud Service Providers. The time limit for the fulfillment of these criterions is August 31st, 2018. After that, subscription of CSPs shall not be renewed with Tier 1 status.

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