Microsoft brings together online versions of our most trusted communication and collaboration products with the security, reliability, and control you require. BPOS gives your business the powerful productivity capabilities of Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office SharePoint® Server, Microsoft Office Communications Server, and Microsoft Office Live Meeting that are hosted online by Microsoft!
Microsoft Exchange Online
A hosted enterprise messaging solution based on Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 and provides the following:
– Improved e-mail security
– “From virtually-anywhere” access to e-mail for your employees
– Enhanced operational efficiency for your IT staff
– 25-gigabyte (GB) mailbox storage per standard license
Brings together the familiar SharePoint collaboration platform now delivered as an online service making the power of the cloud work for your business.SharePoint Online provides a single, integrated location where employees can efficiently collaborate with team members, share knowledge and find organizational resources and information.
Hosted Web Conferencing
Connect with your colleagues and engage your customers through real-time meetings, training sessions, and events. Features include:
– Web client support for remote attendee flexibility
– Interactive application/desktop sharing and whiteboard tools
– Active speaker video switching, multi-party video, and multi-party VoIP audio
– Rich-media presentations, native video conferencing, high-fidelity recording,and Web-cam capabilities
– Training and event management with event and class registration and virtual breakout rooms
Microsoft Office Communications (Real Time Communication) Online
Provides your organization with next-generation communications capabilities, including presence, instant messaging (IM), and PC-to-PC audio and video calling. Office Communications Online delivers embedded presence and a “click-to-communicate” experience with Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft SharePoint Server.
Build your own solution with individual services or purchase as an integrated suite. Choose to run some applications on-premises, or choose Online Services hosted and managed by Microsoft or Microsoft Partners. Leverage tools such as Active Directory Synchronization so you can make online, on-premises, or hybrid deployment choices by service, user roles, and geography to meet organizational needs best. Adjust your deployment model dynamically as your business needs shift and grow.
Services synchronize with your Microsoft Active Directory, so you maintain control and can continue to manage user policies centrally A single administrative panel enables simple and centralized provisioning and management of new and existing users. End users can securely access the service virtually anywhere without the need for a VPN connection and through a wide selection of mobile devices
Secure Internet protocols including HTTPS and HTTP over SSL to access your services. Redundant network architecture capable of disaster recovery. In the event of datacenter connectivity issues, services switch over to a backup datacenter.
Business-class e-mail, Web conferencing, instant messaging, document collaboration and workflow all designed to work together seamlessly.
Easily extend new capabilities to your organization without straining internal resources. Expand your IT capacity by adding new services without investing in the development of new skills or deploying new hardware and software. Free your valuable IT resources from routine management tasks to focus on core business initiatives that can deliver a true competitive advantage.
Microsoft Online Services run on a global network of data centers protected by multiple layers of security and operational best practices. Microsoft Online Services guarantee a service level agreement of 99.9% uptime. Data centers and services managed by rigorously screened and highly trained staff.