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Security on Microsoft Azure

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Protect Microsoft Azure workloads with effective, consistent, and simple-to manage protection. Sophos, a leader in network and endpoint security, discovers and protects Azure VMs. Connect Sophos Central with Azure Active Directory to show all VMs currently running with Sophos Central Server Protection and what policies are applied.

Customers can connect their Microsoft Azure environment with their Sophos Central account to discover and protect their Azure VMs with Sophos Central Server Protection. Customers can use the native integration between Azure and Sophos Central to retrieve metadata about server VMs in Azure, including Azure VM ID, OS, location, Server Group, and policies applied.

  • Sophos Synchronized Security allows Sophos solutions like XG Firewall and Sophos Central – both of which are supported in Microsoft Azure – to communicate through a Security Heartbeat (TM), enabling threat detection and positive identification of compromised servers.
  • Sophos Synchronized Security is a best of breed security system that enables defenses to be as coordinated as the attacks it protects against. It provides unparalleled protection, because unlike point products that can only stop individual elements of an attack, Synchronized Security can correlate multiple aspects of an attack, and thwart multiple prongs of attack. Designed with servers in mind, Synchronized Security:
    • Shares threat intelligence between servers, endpoints, and firewalls.
    • Protects end users from accessing potentially compromised servers and network shares.
    • Analyzes across all Sophos products to create simple, actionable insights and automatic resolutions.

Synchronized Security across Microsoft Azure

Easy deployment and setup

VMs with a Sophos Server Protection agent are simply deployed into Azure and managed from Sophos Central. Customers will specify which server group they should be a part of and which policies will apply to protect those VMs. Steps include:

  • Deploy VMs with Sophos Server Protection Agent when launched.
  • Create an image with Sophos Server Protection Agent.
  • Deploy a new VM with a Sophos agent from an image.

Licensing

Sophos Central Server Protection is licensed per server, with a choice of the Standard or Advanced licenses depending on the features desired. Sophos tracks license usage information in your Sophos Central management console, so you simply need to select the number of Server Protection licenses based on the estimated number of servers. Sophos Central will count and indicate the number of Server Protection agents actually in use and automatically and automatically remove VMs that are terminated in Azure from license tracking in Sophos Central.

Contact us today to speak to a representative about our Microsoft Azure and Sophos solutions. Email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

Demonstrate Azure ROI and sell more of the fastest-growing cloud infrastructure

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Discover Azure opportunities for both you and your customers.

Provide detailed readiness reporting using cost analysis and planning tools to convince your customers to adopt Azure. Take advantage of massive opportunities to move data out of SQL servers at end of life or support. Even uncover security concerns in customer infrastructure.

Readiness check

Discover the most common migration blockers to plan a smoother migration. Gather data and report on operating system, browser and software versions, admin credentials, bandwidth and more.

Cost analysis

Easily distribute a lightweight agent through Group Policy or email — entirely remotely. Assess cloud readiness across all relevant on-premises infrastructure, remote workstations, servers and devices securely, without causing any interruption.

Detailed planning

See a visual mapping of all infrastructure to learn dependencies between various nodes and apps. Choose optimal migration settings and firewall rules. Get ready for stress-free migration.

Use pre-migration assessments and explore an Azure roadmap.

Low effort, high yield

HealthCheck for Azure makes it easy to set up the sale by showing your customers the value of adopting Azure. Plus, you will discover opportunities within their current infrastructure.

Long-term Goals

Jumpstart your Azure business with a tailored assessment that uncovers immediate needs and addresses the long-term goals of your customers. Discuss an Azure roadmap and map dependencies to ensure a smoother migration.

Immediate opportunity

Help customers migrate from SQL servers at end of life or end of support before issues arise. Start the conversation with confidence and explore their options consultatively.

What are you waiting for?
Buy HealthCheck for Azure through MSPComplete

Explore how our MSPComplete platform can enhance your IT services delivery, including migrations.

Contact us today to speak to a representative about Dynamics 365, or any other Microsoft product offerings. Email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

How to easily start your digital transformation and grow your business

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An all in one application that covers every aspect of your business in one single cloud based product. Companies can now boost efficiency with automated tasks and workflows which all integrates with the familiar Microsoft office tools. Now you can get a complete view of your business with connected data and business analytics, these insights will help you achieve greater outcomes

Connect and grow your business
Dynamics 365 Business Central is an all-in-one business management solution that’s easy to use and adapt, helping you connect your business and make smarter decisions. It’s coming soon and it is blowing up a storm when we compare Dynamics 365 to similar solutions in the market. For one with these functionalities against this price point, it makes no sense to go with anything else.

What is included?
You decide between the Essential functionality (Managing your Financials, distribution, warehousing) or the Premium (all the way up to manufacturing)

How does the model work?
It is per user per month pricing, so it is a very low investment to get up and running. You can start with Essentials then jump to Premium when you need to. The only limitation is you can’t mix and match Essential or Premium users. Once you decide you need Premium functionality, everyone gets it.

Business Central Core Capabilities

Solution Overview

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is the new version of Dynamics 365 Finance and Operations, Business edition with full Dynamics NAV capabilities. It is an all-in-one business management solution for businesses that have outgrown their basic accounting software. From day one, this new application makes finance, sales, service and operations management easier and faster. Dynamics 365 Business Central is deeply integrated with Office 365 and includes built-in intelligence, so it’s easy to use and helps users make smarter business decisions.

Target Audience

Dynamics 365 Business Central targets businesses that have outgrown their basic accounting software. These businesses have operated with multiple standalone tools and systems that are difficult to connect to each other and integrate with new technologies. Many will be users of QuickBooks or other entry-level accounting software, while others will be replacing legacy ERP systems. Primary decision makers are business owners and CEO/CFOs. However, IT directors, end users, and accountants play an active role in recommending solutions to the primary decision maker. Their pain points build over time with the inability to handle increased inventory and transactions, lack of integration with other line-of-business systems, and reporting limitations. Few organizations using on-premises solutions also feel pain around scalability, mobility, and cloud.

Manage your financials

Accelerate financial close and report with accuracy, while ensuring compliance.

Automate and secure your supply chain

Increase visibility across your supply chain and gain greater control over your purchasing process.

Sell smarter and improve customer service

Maximize revenue opportunities and better serve customers with built-in recommendations.

Keep projects on time and under budget

Manage budgets and monitor progress of your projects with real-time data on available resources.

Connect your financials, sales, service and operations

Make informed decisions
Connect data across accounting, sales, purchasing, inventory and customer interactions to get an end-to-end view of your business. Chart financial performance in real time with built-in Power BI dashboards.

Accelerate financial close and reporting
Streamline accounts receivables and payables, and automatically reconcile accounts to close and report on financials quickly and accurately, while maintaining compliance.

Improve forecast accuracy
Refine financial forecasts by modeling and analyzing data across multiple dimensions. Customize reports using seamless Microsoft Excel integration.

Automate and secure your supply chain

Optimize inventory levels
Use built-in intelligence to predict when and what to replenish. Purchase only what you need with dynamically updated inventory levels.

Avoid lost sales and reduce shortages
Maintain the right amount of inventory by automatically calculating stock levels, lead times, and reorder points. Suggest substitutes when requested items are out of stock.

Maximize profitability
Get recommendations on when to pay vendors to use vendor discounts or avoid overdue penalties. Prevent unnecessary or fraudulent purchases through approval workflows.

Sell smarter and improve customer service

Deliver value at every touch point
Prioritize sales leads based on revenue potential. Keep track of all customer interactions and get guidance on best upsell, cross-sell, and renewal opportunities throughout your sales cycle.

Boost sales productivity
Accelerate the quote to cash process. Act quickly on sales-related inquiries, manage service requests, and process payments—all from within Outlook.

Deliver exceptional service
Gain a comprehensive overview of your service tasks, workloads, and employee skills to effectively assign resources and accelerate case resolution.

Keep projects on time and under budget

Stay on budget
Create, manage, and track customer projects using timesheets along with advanced job costing and reporting capabilities. Develop, modify, and control budgets to ensure project profitability.

Plan with precision
Manage resource levels by planning capacity and sales. Track invoicing for customers against planned costs on orders and quotes.

Analyse project performance
Make effective decisions with real-time insight on project status, profitability, and resource-usage metrics.

Optimize your operations

Manage forecasting to fulfillment
Use sales forecasts and expected stock-outs to automatically generate production plans and create purchase orders.

Run your warehousing efficiently
Get a holistic view of inventory for efficient order fulfilment. Track every item transaction and movement by setting up bins based on warehouse layout and storage unit dimensions.

Reach optimal output levels
Calculate and optimize manufacturing capacity and resources to improve production schedules and meet customer demands.

Dynamics 365 covers all areas of your business

  •  Sales
  • Customer service
  • Field Service
  • Project Service Automation
  • Finance and operations
  • Business central
  • Talent
  • Retail
  • Marketing

What are you waiting for?
Start your digital transformation today using the all-in-one application for your business

Contact us today to speak to a representative about Dynamics 365, or any other Microsoft product offerings. Email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

Microsoft 365 | Explore a New World of Opportunities

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A complete, intelligent solution to empower employees to work together, securely​

The new culture and emerging trends within the workplace has called for businesses to rethink their approach to delivering services productively. This is where Microsoft 365 comes in.​
Microsoft 365 brings together the best of Windows 10, Office 365, and Enterprise Mobility + Security, and pivots in a significant way to deliver these services as an integrated, complete solution. ​

Microsoft 365 Opens a World Of New Opportunities For You As a Partner

As a fully integrated, end-to-end solution, Microsoft 365 provides unique customer value, which in turn creates amazing new partner opportunities.
By trusting and partnering with First Distribution, you are sure to have expert guidance along your journey towards maximising on these opportunities. Here’s a glimpse of what that means:

Partner Opportunity For Value Added Services​

Drive new revenue with value-added services ​

Professional services:​

  • Collaboration readiness assessment​
  • Solution analysis, scope & design​
  • Office 365 set-up and remediation​

Managed services:​

  • Office 365 tenant management​
  • Adoption & change management
  • Community engagement programs​

Repeatable IP:​

  • Packaged solution offerings​
  • Integration w/ LOB apps​
  • Extend value of Microsoft 365​

More benefits to expect:

Expand your managed services offerings

Lead with security to modernize your customers’ desktops.

  • Accelerate cloud migration by using Microsoft Security solutions
  • Keep your customers up to date on Windows 10 and Office 365 ProPlus
  • Proactively seize opportunities like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and address emerging cybersecurity threats
Differentiate your offerings

Provide advanced enterprise services based on Microsoft 365 Enterprise intelligence capabilities.

  • Develop on the Microsoft Graph to customize solutions like smart workflow
  • Help customers interpret and respond to risks surfaced from threat detection dashboards like Cloud App Security and Threat Intelligence
  • Build tailored solutions built on analytical platforms such as Power BI and Excel, enabling customers to make data-driven decisions
Increase deal size

Leverage broad Microsoft 365 Enterprise value to drive holistic customer conversations.

  • Expand your offerings to serve all employees, including information workers and Firstline workers
  • Enable teamwork—and customer success—with collaboration tools like Microsoft Teams and SharePoint
  • Provide end-to-end security solutions by taking advantage of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Graph
Pull-through opportunities  

Contact Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za to find out how you could be leveraging these opportunities with Microsoft 365 and First Distribution

Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Field Service

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Do you realise the importance of Field Service Management?

Gartner has predicted that by the year 2020…

70% of organisations will cite customer satisfaction as a primary benefit of implementing Field Service Management

More than 75% of Field Service organisations will deploy mobile applications that go beyond data collection

Over 40% of Field Service work will be done by technicians that are not employees of the organisation

10% of emergency Field Service work will be scheduled by AI

Rethink What Field Service Can Mean For Business Growth

Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Field Service allows businesses to offer their customers a seamless, end-to-end field service experience. Built in insights help you resolve your customer’s problems before they arise, cut their operational costs, and deliver exceptional on-site experiences to them.

Case Studies:

Capabilities: Dynamics 365 for Field Service

1. Better Performance

Receive intelligence into operative field efficiency through targeted analytics. Data-driven decisions help transform field service into a profit hub.

2. Grow technician productivity

Take advantage of technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), IoT, and mixed reality to correctly notify and guide technicians through the service engagement.

3. Fast on-boarding and implementation

Cut down on-boarding time with an instinctive, role-driven interface that offers extensive learning experiences. Built-in intelligence helps any level of technician be more effective.

4. Streamline field operations

Improve profitability by making the most of schedules, and use remote troubleshooting so that technicians are dispatched only when needed.

What are you waiting for?

Dynamics 365 has been specifically designed to integrate the very best of Microsoft’s product offerings into one radical product – allowing your customers to streamline every process and system in their business simply, seamlessly and through the world class brand that they already know and trust.

Partner with First Distribution and Microsoft to start offering revolutionary Field Service Management to your customers today. Email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

Earn customers for life in 2018

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Dynamics 365 for Customer Service lets your customers improve their customer service through a single, unified experience that delivers end-to-end service across every channel – help the earn earning customer loyalty and empowering agents.

An increasingly connected digital world has changed the way customers engage with brands, as well as how they choose where to lay their loyalty. Customer experience is now a key differentiator – and customer service departments are central to delivering this.

By adopting a customer service management solution they’ll be able to give consistent experiences across self and assisted service engagements. Their agents will have the resources they need to provide fast and effective service and deliver an exceptional customer experience.

What does Dynamics 365 for Customer Service offer? – Key features:

CASE MANAGEMENT:

Create and manage a case quickly and simply. Track trouble tickets ranked by urgency and severity — and prioritise agent workloads with queuing and routing tools.

SLA MANAGEMENT:

Real-time insights, SLA timers and entitlements are presented to the agent so that they ensure they always meet the service agreement for each customer.

TASK MANAGEMENT:

Increase team productivity and responsiveness with dynamic task management tools.

ACCOUNT & CONTACT MANAGEMENT:

View complex account hierarchies visually. See a history of all interactions and manage relationships with key people in the account.

SALES REPORTS & DASHBOARDS:

Role-tailored dashboards present real-time and historical data through a graphical user interface.

VOICE OF THE CUSTOMER SURVEYS:

Create and manage in-depth surveys. Drag-and-drop survey designer, theme editor and rich design logic makes it easy to create personalised surveys using a number of delivery options.

What are you waiting for?

Dynamics 365 has been specifically designed to integrate the very best of Microsoft’s product offerings into one radical product – allowing your customer to streamline every process and system in their business simply, seamlessly and through the world class brand that they’ve known and trusted for years.

To find out more about Microsoft Teams, or to speak to a First Distribution representative, email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

Grow your Customer’s Sales in 2018

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The customer’s approach to interacting with businesses has profoundly changed over time. They are better informed and have higher expectations from service providers. Dynamics 365 for Sales allows your customer to go beyond sales force automation, enabling them to better understand customer needs, engage more effectively, and earn more deals.

Sales teams must now adapt to the new customer journey by personalising every interaction to their customer’s individual needs. By adopting a sales management solution, they’ll do exactly this. If customers expect smart service, they need to offer them more than that – with Dynamics 365 for Sales.

Based on Microsoft’s Dynamics 365 for Sales platform, their sales teams will be able to build more significant relationships with their customers, increase their performance and maximise their productivity.

What does Dynamics 365 for Sales offer? – Key features:

LEAD
MANAGEMENT:

Track leads from creation to close, while continually optimising campaigns across every channel.

OPPORTUNITY MANAGEMENT:

Manage customers and deals using a structured process that makes it easy to collaborate and see deals through to completion.

ACCOUNT & CONTACT MANAGEMENT:

Recruit, on-board and strengthen their partner channel through deeper enablement and activation.

SALES RELATIONSHIP ASSISTANT:

Get a clear picture of each customer relationship with a single relationship health score. This score is calculated by analysing transactions, emails, and social data.

SALES REPORTS AND DASHBOARDS:

Get answers fast with natural language Q&A. Conduct analyses without using technical resources. Receive accurate forecasts that build trust within the business.

SALES MOBILE APP:

Sell smarter – anytime, anywhere, even offline. Work on-the-go with rich, modern mobile apps that provide contextual news, social data, and task flows for quickly completing frequent activities.

What are you waiting for?

Dynamics 365 has been specifically designed to integrate the very best of Microsoft’s product offerings into one radical product – allowing your customer to streamline every process and system in their business simply, seamlessly and through the world class brand that they’ve known and trusted for years.

To find out more about Microsoft Teams, or to speak to a First Distribution representative, email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

Introducing: Microsoft Teams

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Collaboration made easy with Microsoft Office 365

Office 365 Collaboration Use Case Guidance

Introducing: Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a new chat-based workspace for Office 365 – the new hub for teamwork.  It brings together people, conversations, content, and the tools teams need to collaborate. Different teams have different needs, and Office 365 welcomes them all.

If your organization is an Office 365 customer, you can get chat-centered, secure collaboration with Microsoft Teams simply by having your IT activate the functionality on in the Office 365 admin center.

Considering Microsoft Teams? Here’s some benefits:

Chat for today’s Teams

Microsoft Teams provides a modern conversation experience for today’s teams. Microsoft Teams supports not only persistent but also threaded chats to keep everyone engaged. Team conversations are, by default, visible to the entire team, but there is of course the ability for private discussions. Skype is deeply integrated, so teams can participate in voice and video conferences. And everyone can add personality to their digital workspace with emojis, stickers, GIFs and custom memes to make it their own.

A Hub for teamwork

Microsoft Teams brings together the full breadth and depth of Office 365 to provide a true hub for teamwork. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, OneNote, Planner, Power BI and Delve are all built into Microsoft Teams so people have all the information and tools they need at their fingertips. Backed by the Microsoft Graph, intelligent services are surfaced throughout the workspace to help with information relevancy, discovery and sharing.

Customize for each team

Since all teams are unique, Microsoft has invested deeply in ways for people to customize their workspace, with rich extensibility and open APIs available at general availability. For example, Tabs provides quick access to frequently used documents and cloud services. Microsoft Teams also shares the same Connector model as Exchange, providing notifications and updates from third-party services like Twitter or GitHub. Further, Microsoft is including full support for the Microsoft Bot Framework to bring intelligent first- and third-party services into your team environment.

Security teams trust

Microsoft Teams provides the advanced security and compliance capabilities that Office 365 customers expect. Data is encrypted in transit and at rest. Like all commercial services, Microsoft has a transparent operational model with no standing access to customer data. Microsoft Teams will support key compliance standards including EU Model Clauses, ISO 27001, SOC 2, HIPAA and more. And, as customers would expect, Microsoft Teams is served out of our hyper-scale global network of data centers, automatically provisioned within Office 365 and managed centrally, just as any other Office 365 service.

How does Microsoft Teams fit into the Microsoft Collaboration product scheme?

One size definitely does not fit all when it comes to collaboration. The context of what you’re doing and your preference for work style dictate the tool you use. The bottom line is that there’s no single tool or application that can single handedly solve for all of the collaboration needs inside an organization. That’s why Microsoft has built Office 365 to deliver a complete group collaboration solution that meets the needs of diverse teams.

Which Office 365 plans will include Microsoft Teams?

Microsoft Teams is available in most Office O365 commercial suites: Business Essentials, Business Premium, E1, E3, and E5. Microsoft Teams will also be available to customers who purchased E4 prior to its retirement.

To find out more about Microsoft Teams, or to speak to a First Distribution representative, email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

Start utilising Azure capabilities today and save…

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Why wait for the local DC’s, start utilising Azure capabilities today and save…

It does not make business sense to pay for on-premise physical hardware. Knowing what you can safe by using Azure it makes great business sense to be in full control of your IT spend without operational sprawl.

The ability to only pay for what you use and manage your resource requirement with a click of a button. Simply add more computing power when you require or scale it down when you are done.

No operational sprawl, no time or money wasted – Azure gives you secure, efficient and scalable public cloud infrastructure.

The following Azure VM’s are now available for your workloads:

Entry Level Machine
(Domain Controller/Low Traffic Web Front End/Dev & Test)
Production Machine
(HR/Accounting Package)
High Performance
(SQL/Backend Servers)
This workload is perfect for low performance and read-write operations. Web Fronts that are servicing low traffic volumes such as internal applications or static web pages would be a perfect fit. With fast premium storage, this machine is perfect for running those HR and Accounting packages for small businesses.

Reduce the performance when you aren’t using it and increase when you do, it’s a win-win for cost-saving and productivity.

The best performance for SQL Server on Azure VMs.

If your workload is less demanding, you might not require every optimization listed below. Consider your performance requirements and workload patterns as you evaluate these recommendations.

  • Windows Server OS Included
  • 2 x Cores
  • 4GB RAM
  • 126GB HDD OS Disk
  • Windows Server OS Included
  • 2 x Cores
  • 8GB RAM
  • 126GB SSD OS Disk
  • Windows Server OS Included
  • 8 x Cores
  • 32GB RAM
  • 126GB SSD OS Disk
Cost Estimate:
$91.26 / R1, 295.83 p.m.

Cost Estimate:
$142.50 / R2, 023.48 p.m.


Additional Storage:
Get an additional 128GB SSD Premium Disk for ($18.60 / R270)

Cost Estimate:
$570.00 / R8, 094.00 p.m.

* The above pre-configured VM’s is a basic guideline. The correct sizing of customer requirements needs to be facilitated by the partner. Sizing and performance is based on software and workload requirements.

* ROE is based on R14.20 and may fluctuate

To find out more about Microsoft Azure, or to speak to a First Distribution representative, email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za

Collaboration made easy with Microsoft SharePoint Online

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Collaboration made easy with Microsoft SharePoint Online

Office 365 Collaboration Use Case Guidance

OneDrive for Business SharePoint Online

Who owns the data?

Although OneDrive is licensed for each user in the organization, the data saved to OneDrive is only accessible by the user who saved it, unless, the user has shared the data with other users. When data is saved in a SharePoint Team site, the files and data belong to all users with permission to the specific site.

 

Permissions?

The user has control over the data and who can access it. Permissions are managed centrally and controlled by the administrator or users with admin rights.

Collaboration?

Because a OneDrive account belongs to a specific user, it is mostly used for low collaboration activities. SharePoint Online Team Sites were built with the purpose to make collaboration an easier and painless task.

Considering SharePoint? Here’s some benefits:

Create.

With the ability to seamlessly create sites that you can use to store files, collaborate with others, create tasks, manage schedules, build workflows, or simply, blog about any subject matter that appeals to you or your team.

Collaborate.

Share documents saved to your OneDrive storage included in SharePoint Online plans with anyone, sync files and data from your device to the cloud for accessing even when you’re not at the office. Work better together by editing documents at the same time. With its rich features, you will be able to chat with your co-authors within the same document and easily revert back to previous versions of the file when the need arises.

Connect.

Use the included unique visual search tool (Delve) to find relevant content within your Office 365 tenant. You’ll be able to find documents you, or your team members, have worked on recently (Only possible on files and documents you have permissions to).

SharePoint options and costs:

With Office 365, SharePoint offers enhanced security technologies, is easy to manage, and can be accessed from almost anywhere Connect with employees across the enterprise. Use SharePoint to engage with people, share ideas, and reinvent the way you work together.

Corporate

$4.26  |  R61 per user

*Prices are ROE dependent

With Office 365, SharePoint offers enhanced security technologies, is easy to manage, and can be accessed from almost anywhere Connect with employees across the enterprise. Use SharePoint to engage with people, share ideas, and reinvent the way you work together. Plan 2 includes additional functionality including Enterprise Search, e-discovery, ACM, Compliance, Business Intelligence with Excel Services, PowerPivot, PowerView

Corporate

$8.51  |  R122 per user

*Prices are ROE dependent

Want to offer SharePoint Online to your customers but need some assistance?

Through our GoFirst Cloud Services offering, you can leverage the skills and expertise of experienced deployment capability without having to get certified yourself – a professional service you can white label.

Once-off Implementation costs:

SharePoint Online Remote Deployment – Bronze Plan

SharePoint can be used to provide intranet portals, document & file management, collaboration, social networks, extranets, websites, enterprise search, and business intelligence (BI). It also has capabilities around system integration, process integration,
and workflow automation.

Scope:
The Bronze Deployment option is a entry level choice. This solution consists of:
• Basic Company Intranet
– Announcements
– Communication
• 3 Document Libraries
–  Includes versioning
• Basic Search

Out of Scope:
• Custom branding
• Migration of data

R3 850.00

SharePoint Online Remote Deployment – Silver Plan

SharePoint can be used to provide intranet portals, document & file management, collaboration, social networks, extranets, websites, enterprise search, and business intelligence (BI). It also has capabilities around system integration, process integration, and workflow automation.

Scope:
The Silver Deployment option is a entry level choice. This solution consists of:
• Company Intranet/Portal
– Announcements
– Surveys
• 5 x Department Sites
• 5 x Document Libraries
– Includes versioning
• 1 x Custom Workflow (limited to maximum 2    approval steps)
• 3 Forms and custom list database for information capture (i.e. products, costs etc.)
• Basic Search

Out of Scope:
• Custom branding
• Migration of data

R6 600.00

SharePoint Online Remote Deployment – Gold Plan

SharePoint can be used to provide intranet portals, document & file management, collaboration, social networks, extranets, websites, enterprise search, and business intelligence (BI). It also has capabilities around system integration, process integration,
and workflow automation.

Scope:
The Gold Package is an intermediate level choice. This solution consists of:
• Company Intranet/Portal
– Announcements
– Surveys
– News Feed
• 3 Department Sites
• 1 * Project site
• 5 x Document Libraries
– Includes versioning
• 1 x Custom Workflow (limited to maximum 2 approval steps)
• 3 Forms and custom list database for information capture (i.e. products, costs etc.)
• Basic Search
• Staff Training (limited to 1 x 2-hour remote session)

Out of Scope:
• Custom branding
• Migration of data

  R16 500.00

SharePoint Online Remote Deployment – Platinum Plan

SharePoint can be used to provide intranet portals, document & file management, collaboration, social networks, extranets, websites, enterprise search, and business intelligence (BI). It also has capabilities around system integration, process integration,
and workflow automation.

Scope:
The Platinum Package is a premium level choice. This solution consists of:
• Company Intranet/Portal
– Announcements
– Surveys
– News Feed
– Rotating Banner
– Custom Branding
• 5 x Department Sites
– Includes versioning
– Includes retention policies
• 2 x Project site
• 5 x Document Libraries
• 2 x Custom Workflows (limited to maximum 2 approval steps)
• 2 x custom search filters
• 3 x Forms and custom list database for information capture (i.e. products, costs etc.)
• Staff Training (limited to 2 x 2-hour remote session)

Out of Scope:
• Custom branding
• Migration of data

  R33 000.00

*Prices are ROE dependent

To find out more about Microsoft Microsoft SharePoint Online, or to speak to a First Distribution representative, email Microsoft.csp@firstdistribution.co.za