Vodafone Business Services, which is the enterprise end of Vodafone India, has collaborated with Microsoft as its new Cloud Service Partner. As a result of this partnership, VBS will offer Office 365 to various Indian Business Enterprises in order to provide them with better productivity and efficiency. For efficiency, all the essential tools from Office 365 will be provided via cloud so that businesses of all sizes can benefit anytime and anywhere.
The Office 365 is offered on pay-per use Software as a Service model and is designed to work on majority of platforms with built-in enterprise-grade security features, tools for teamwork as well as extensive privacy and compliance controls. The delivery and support will be entirely managed by Vodafone making it easy to deploy and manage. Further, VBS being the leading Total Communications Partner to a lot of MNCs and Indian enterprises, SMEs and startups, has been offering solutions across Mobility, fixed line, Cloud and IoT platforms.
Announcing the tie-up with Microsoft, Nick Gliddon, Director, Vodafone Business Services, said “We are pleased to partner with Microsoft to bring the Office 365 suite to our enterprise customers. We are confident that the pay-per-use Software as a Service (SaaS) model will make our customers’ business future-ready by giving them predictable IT costs and taking care of the technology upgrades and scalability worries. Vodafone is acknowledged as an enterprise mobility leader. With our cloud platform and tie-up with Microsoft, we are now well positioned as a total communications partner to our enterprise customers.”
Meetul Patel, General Manager, Marketing & Operations, Microsoft, said, “We are excited to have Vodafone Business Services as a Cloud Partner. Our tie-up will give Indian enterprises of all sizes affordable access to Microsoft’s suite of collaboration and productivity services â€“ across devices, anywhere, anytime, and worry-free.”