Boosting Productivity and Cost Savings by Migrating to 365

Published on September 2, 2020

Centre Technologies overcame CSP competitors by providing visibility to how a migration to Microsoft Office 365 would impact the business of a customer in the healthcare industry.

CHALLENGE

Issues with Microsoft Exchange

The customer was experiencing support challenges with Microsoft Exchange, aging servers, and numerous site failovers. When the time came to decide on upgrading to a new version of Exchange or to consider other solutions, they turned to Centre to obtain recommendations and visibility to how a migration to O365 would impact their business.

15%
Lower than competing quotes
for time and material

SOLUTION AND RESULTS

Collaboration and Support

Centre recommended Office 365 to resolve the current issues as well as enhance their current security posture. By making the switch, employees enjoyed a seamless collaboration experience by gaining access and using Microsoft TEAMS. Centre was chosen over a nationally recognized competitor due to their ability to migrate a significantly higher number of users, at a lower cost.

$6K+
Total savings during
introductory phase

LOOKING TO THE FUTURE

Valued IT Partner

During the 365 migration, the customer continued to assess Centre’s capacity in implementing and supporting cloud solutions. Centre’s quick response to offer a solution to overcome specific operational challenges led to establishing the next step for this partnership—to build a Disaster Recovery platform through Microsoft Azure.

 

"Centre always goes the extra mile to ensure that customers are treated as family, this is why we have continued a relationship for over 10 years."

 

IT Infrastructure Manager

State-designated Healthcare Organization

About this Healthcare Customer
State-designated, local mental health authority and intellectual and developmental disability authority for the largest county in Texas. This healthcare organization is the largest behavioral and developmental disability care center in Texas, delivering behavioral health and intellectual and developmental disabilities services to over 88,000 people each year.

About Microsoft 365
Microsoft 365 is designed to help you achieve more with innovative Office aps, intelligent cloud services, and world-class security. Compare and choose from a variety of plans designed for businesses to customize when considering cost, features, and security. Centre's team of Microsoft experts help you fully utilize the benefits of 365 and minimize the risk.

About the Author

Cloud Solutions

Organizations partner with Centre to harness the benefits of cloud services and minimize the cost. Centre’s cloud services deliver comprehensive planning and dedicated support so customers can choose, navigate, and secure their cloud journey with confidence. With a focus on personalized solutions, Centre’s certified experts help customers achieve their business goals through public cloud services, private hosting options, or a combination of both. Learn more about Cloud Solutions »

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