Microsoft Makes Change to Nonprofit License Requirements for Senior Living Providers
At the 2021 Inspire conference, Microsoft announced it made an adjustment to their nonprofit licensing guidelines to include aged services and senior living providers. This departure comes at an unprecedented time for providers who were hit hard during the COVID19 pandemic.
Case Study: Increasing Efficiency and Engagement through Microsoft Teams
We are excited to be part of a new LeadingAge CAST Case Study outlining how we partnered with Cypress Living to help with their transition to Microsoft Teams to better support and assist communications with their COVID-19 response.
Five Features in Microsoft Teams
Are you looking at ways to increase effectiveness in the way your team communicates and collaborates within your organization? As mobile workforces continue to evolve in companies, this question is becoming more prominent. There are many applications out there that can help achieve communication and collaboration, however there is one that stands above the rest. In 2016, Microsoft added a new tool to its robust Office 365 suite lineup.
Top 6 Benefits of Moving Your Business to the Cloud
Organizations of all sizes are perpetually looking for ways to improve operations in an effort to most effectively fulfill their mission. For many, technology is a tool to increase efficiency and provide analytics into meaningful data sources. Public cloud services offer organizations a comprehensive toolset aimed at increasing efficiency, streamlining operations, reducing risks and increasing value. The Microsoft Azure cloud solution is a multi-faceted resource stack that every organization should be critically considering.
Top 3 Benefits of Moving Your Organization to Windows 10
Is your company currently using Windows 7? If so, it’s time to consider upgrading or even replacing your organization’s workstations to be on Windows 10. Once Microsoft ends support on January 14, 2020, operating systems that are still using Windows 7 will be vulnerable to cybersecurity threats including viruses, zero-day exploits, ransomware, malware and spyware. Microsoft will no longer be providing the security updates/patches that they normally do when a cyber-threat emerges.
Hasta la Vista, baby!
Right now, you are probably repeating that world-famous catchphrase under your breath in your best Arnold Schwarzenegger, aka, The Terminator, voice. No worries. We all have been guilty of it. Acting aside, the Vista I’m referring to is Microsoft Windows Vista. For some of you, Windows Vista invokes the, “Oh, yeah. I remember that name”,
Windows 10 Anniversary Update
Have you taken advantage of the free upgrade to Windows 10 from Microsoft? Prior to the end of July 2016, Microsoft was offering all of its current Windows customers a completely complimentary upgrade to their most modern desktop operating platform – Windows 10. With the introduction of this new operating system, Microsoft is changing its