In recent months the number one thing on everyone’s minds is the COVID-19 (Coronavirus), but are you thinking how you will handle this case if this happens to hit your small business? I’m thinking you probably have put some consideration into the matter. Are you an O365 or M365 customer already? If so, you can take advantage of the offers of having users work remotely from you if you have your files/apps in the O365/M365 environment. If not, I consider you becoming an O365 or M365 member today.
Office 365 is a cloud-based subscription service that brings together the best tools for the way people work today. By combining best-in-class apps like Excel and Outlook with powerful cloud services like OneDrive and Microsoft Teams, Office 365 lets anyone create and share anywhere on any device. One of the great products within the O365 is Microsoft Teams. Microsoft Teams is the hub for team collaboration in Office 365 that integrates the people, content, and tools your team needs to be more engaged and effective. If you Teams correctly, it makes you feel like you are working within the workplace due to the productivity that Teams have to offer within its platform. Learn more about Microsoft Team and best practices on how you can support remote workers using Microsoft Teams.
How do we protect the machines that we use you say? My answer, Microsoft 365. Microsoft 365 is the productivity cloud that brings together best-in-class Office apps with powerful cloud services, device management, and advanced security to transform the way you work. Microsoft 365 Business was purpose-built for small and medium-sized businesses under 300 users and need a solution that provides their employees with the best-in-class productivity and collaboration capabilities of Office 365 and device management and security solutions to safeguard business data and assets across devices.
Using either Office 365 or Microsoft 365, these are great platforms in being able to let your workers work remotely if your small business is needing an emergency preparedness plan. Contact me today so we can set up an appointment to get your emergency preparedness plan into action in case you ever need to use it due to an emergency.