Google Graveyard Spooks Customers

The wind is blowing, and I think I hear a howl. After all, Google customers are not finding tools they have been using over the years. The tools are dead and buried. The ad company spooked Inc.’s Erik Markowitz as well. In tiptoeing past the Google Graveyard he quotes Google regarding one of their product cancellations:…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 10/28/2011

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections.p> Top Hotel Group Goes 365 The company studied various cloud computing services on the market and decided to deploy Microsoft’s Office 365. “The Microsoft [product] won out because it offers a full package of benefits, including robust security,…

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A Tale of Two Clouds: Google and Microsoft

Binary Tree, a leading provider of cross-platform messaging migration and coexistence software and a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner, has helped over 5,000 customers around the world to migrate more than 20,000,000 users. In this guest blog, Binary Tree Co-CEO Henry Bestritsky shares his thoughts on Google’s enterprise capabilities based on his company’s nearly 20 year…


Cloud Customer Wins Rugby World Cup!

Congratulations to New Zealand Rugby’s All Blacks, winner of this year’s Rugby World Cup 2011. Microsoft New Zealand proudly sponsored this year’s event to faciliate this popular, international sport. Competition brings out the best of us and New Zealand Rugby knows what it takes to win, meeting challenges and coming through with Sunday’s 8 to 7 All Blacks finals victory over…

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Sustainability Company Reduces Costs and Carbon Footprint with Office 365

Today, Singapore-based Sindicatum Carbon Capital tells us why Microsoft was the best decision for their business in their move to cloud computing!   “The easy migration process, together with the cost savings we received, has made the move to Office 365 more than worthwhile.” –Bobby Jimenez, SCC’s Chief Technology Officer Sindicatum Carbon CapitalSindicatum Carbon Capital…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 10/21/2011

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Microsoft Office 365 and SQL Azure Updates: What’s on Tap A number of Microsoft’s major service platforms, including Office 365 (and its Exchange Online, SharePoint Online and Lync Online components); SQL Azure; and Dynamics CRM Online are set…

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Dealership to Boost Collaboration with Move from Google Apps to Microsoft Online Services

Let’s learn from Santa Margarita Ford why Microsoft was the best decision for their business’ move from Google Apps, gaining new capabilities and support with Microsoft Online Services, and now Office 365! “By using Office 365, our employees will be able to interact with email, SharePoint sites, and more from any smartphone. That’s very cool”…

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Weekly #WhyMSFT Round-Up 10/14/2011

Each week, we round up industry news and articles you might have missed. Enjoy this week’s selections. Environmental Building Strategies Migrates to Office 365 as Green Approach to IT Management With appropriate layers of security, reliability, and compliance, it delivers a cost-effective subscription service to them. And for the green approach to IT management and…

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IT Firm Boosts Productivity by 30% with Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010

Today we hear from the Indian firm, NEcX, on why Microsoft was the best decision for their business in their move to cloud computing with Office Professional Plus 2010! “Google Apps and OpenOffice.org… they were not flexible. [Compared to Office 2010], it was the difference between using a beat-up car and a luxury car.” –Y. Srinivasa…

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