Five ways SMBs can benefit from using Microsoft Azure to move to the cloud

According to Gartner, there are 3 million current Windows 2008 licenses that need to be migrated but Azure partners see a gross margin of 49% practicewide after three years. #Azure cloud is redefining the small business playing field. Ready to help your customers take advantage of the Azure cloud and increase profits? Check out this article and contact UniverseIT to learn more.

Fashion retailer BESTSELLER trims fraud and loss with Dynamics 365 Fraud Protection

Fashion retailer BESTSELLER had a problem when it came to losing revenue to false returns and theft, but they couldn’t identify the issue consistently across geographies. They deployed Microsoft Dynamics 365 Fraud Protection to help. After a successful pilot program, BESTSELLER extended the program worldwide, saving millions of dollars in revenue as a result. Find out how in this video:

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Dynamics 365 Fraud Protection is powered by the same technology that helps Microsoft protect more than 1 billion of its own e-commerce transactions each year, leading to hundreds of millions of dollars in savings related to fraud and increased acceptance rates for good transactions. Microsoft uses AI and analytics as a unique and powerful means of transforming fraud operations while securing against vulnerabilities. Now is the time to learn how you can protect your business against fraud.

Create and use private channels in Microsoft Teams

Many nonprofits use #MicrosoftTeams as their collaboration hub. This tutorial shows you how to create private channels, so your team members can connect one-on-one for efficient response time—any time they need it. Contact UniverseIT for more information.

Accelerate Your Windows Virtual Desktop Deployment

Find out  how to accelerate your  move  to the cloud with #WindowsVirtualDesktop. Learn  how to get started quickly and securely with features that simplify the deployment  and experience  of desktop and app virtualization on Azure. Register for a virtual event here to learn more!

 Improve Performance with Driver-based Forecasting

In uncertain economic climates, your annual budget can go south in a hurry. Check out the video to see how Solver’s driver-based forecasting tool can help your company adapt to ever-changing market conditions and produce annual budgets that tightly align with strategic goals.

Transform your business with Azure migration

#Microsoft provides tools for successful digital transformation that work flexibly within the company’s chosen migration process. Watch this video to learn more about why companies like #Albertsons, #HRBlock, and #CarlsbergGroup chose to migrate to @MicrosoftAzure for their business transformation.

Windows Virtual Desktop

Looking for the most cost effective, seamless way to move to the cloud? Access this video to learn why #WindowsVirtualDesktop is your best solution. Contact UniverseIT for more information.

Best Practices for Financial Scenario Planning & Analysis  

Why is Multi-scenario modeling so important  when creating annual budgets? The typical, detailed annual budget only represents one potential outcome of the many variables that can arise in a year.
With Solver multi-scenario planning software from UniverseIT, you can analyze and forecast what overall performance would look like using multiple models. Read the blog to learn how multi-scenario modeling can help you prepare for potential outcomes, ensure alignment with strategic goals and quickly adjust to unexpected changes.

Make-A-Wish Foundation finds efficiency during the COVID-19 pandemic—and beyond

The pandemic impacted their traditional operations, but Make-A-Wish Foundation transitioned to remote work quickly. With the technology tools to communicate with wish families, work remotely, support IT needs, and direct as much money as possible to grant wishes, the organization is focused on its mission of creating life-changing wish experiences for children with critical illnesses. Learn how they did it by accessing this article. #MicrosoftTeams

Create more predictable forecasts in an unpredictable world.

There has never been a better time to take control of budgeting and forecasting. Review the short video to learn how Solver’s Cloud-based Multi-Scenario Planning software from
UniverseIT can enhance analysis, increase accuracy and reduce short- and long-term uncertainty in rapidly changing market conditions.