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BEN Event - Cloud Computing - Lincoln


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BEN Event - Where's the Silver Lining - 9th March 2010

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BEN Event - Cloud Computing - Lincoln

  1. 1. Cloud Computing? Think Hosted . Patrick Lincoln of Solution IP
  2. 2. Us and the Cloud <ul><li>About Solution IP business telecoms </li></ul><ul><li>We use the ‘Cloud’ (hosted services) to.. </li></ul><ul><li>Synchronise business </li></ul><ul><li>Collaborate with stakeholders and staff </li></ul><ul><li>Manage customers </li></ul><ul><li>Track and manage orders </li></ul><ul><li>Solution IP Hosted telephony - we talk as well! </li></ul>
  3. 3. Who? <ul><li>Solution IP are experts in telecom systems and service solutions. </li></ul><ul><li>(we connect businesses to the Cloud) </li></ul><ul><li>… the future of telecoms is ‘hosted’ . </li></ul>
  4. 4. We provide… <ul><li>Cost effective, telephony for every kind of business, usually hosted : </li></ul><ul><li>Local Law Firms, Nursing Homes, Bakers, Estate Agents, Accountants, Restaurants, and many more </li></ul><ul><li>Hosted telecoms is ideal for business. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Synchronised business <ul><li>We needed to fully synchronise our email . </li></ul><ul><li>Access emails from PC’s , laptops and mobiles . </li></ul><ul><li>have real time visibility of directors calendars. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution Hosted Microsoft exchange. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Collaborate with our team <ul><li>Needed to access documents from anywhere. All securely segmented for different levels of employees. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution </li></ul><ul><li>Hosted Sharepoint </li></ul>
  7. 7. Manage customers and accounts <ul><li>Needed to manage contacts in detail. </li></ul><ul><li>To improve workflow and communicate between different departments </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid duplication of data input. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution Pearl online CRM / Accounting </li></ul>
  8. 8. Track and manage orders with ease <ul><li>We use web based portal for direct access into national gateway. </li></ul><ul><li>Enables line orders , order tracking, fault reporting and service monitoring. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Telecoms - Solution IP <ul><li>Needed professional call handling . </li></ul><ul><li>Be able to link system across multiple locations and into support technicians. </li></ul><ul><li>Be flexible and handle growth without incurring expensive ongoing costs. </li></ul><ul><li>Solution Hosted IP system </li></ul>
  10. 10. Ongoing benefits <ul><li>Fixed cost IT, paid for on per user basis </li></ul><ul><li>Access to higher grade IT functionality </li></ul><ul><li>Easily scalable with growth </li></ul><ul><li>No additional maintenance or management costs </li></ul><ul><li>Free software upgrades – no set life span </li></ul><ul><li>Remote access to data without VPN’s, firewalls </li></ul>
  11. 11. So, what does that mean? <ul><li>Have been able to portray the correct company image </li></ul><ul><li>Has made a more efficient working environment </li></ul><ul><li>Has provided excellent communication between all staff members </li></ul><ul><li>The freedom to work remotely and from home without losing any functionality or access to the office. </li></ul><ul><li>it ensures we give the best possible support and service for our clients. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Cloud Computing? We think Hosted .