How to Save Time, Save Money and Eliminate Manual Processes

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There’s still time to save time.

Sign up for the Nintex Forms and Mobile Webinar: save time, money and eliminate manual processes.

Your people are going places, why not give them the tools it takes to be productive on the go?

Join us for a 30-minute webinar, Thursday, September 8th, at 2pm EST.You’ll learn how to bring forms and mobile together in your Nintex Workflow platform, and that will:

Give your team access to content from everywhere.

Make it easier for your employees to collaborate.

Keep your people productive when they’re not behind their desks.

Make your workflow mobile. Make forms easier to manage. Make the most of your Nintex platform.

To register, please go to the following link:

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/how-to-save-time-save-money-and-eliminate-manual-processes-tickets-27077284888

 

For more information, please contact: elizabeth.lebeaux@atidan.com

Atidan Week in Mumbai

I had the honor of spending this past week with the Atidan team in Mumbai, India and once again it is amazing to experience everything India has to offer, from brilliant engineers, entrepreneurs, and one of the busiest cities in the world.

 

Not to brag, but the Atidan team is approaching 75 amazing engineers, program managers, human resource team members, IT professionals, testers and a growing business process outsourcing team.

During our project reviews, they demonstrated amazing solutions built on multiple platforms from Microsoft Cloud to Open Source to IBM Watson artificial Intelligence. Mobile, Social, Business Intelligence, search, security and portals are driving much of our growth in 2016.

 

The credit to our success over ten years has been the steady leadership of Kartavya and Advait Chitalia. Our team is diverse, inclusive, team oriented and highly focused. Most of our stars have come up through the ranks and it is thanks to a rigorous screening, training and mentoring program that we have a fantastic retention rate.

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This week is the Make In India conference and it is being said that India will become the most populated country in the world by 2030. With economic growth at 7.5% in 2015 and over 600+ million people moving into cities (that need to be built) India is

And finally, no trip would be complete without a visit to my favorite family owned enterprise from Kashmir…yes I filled three suitcases including a gorgeous silk carpet and gifts for clients 🙂

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Master your IT’s journey to the Cloud and keep an eye on the performance delivered to your end-users – GSX Monitor and Analyzer for Exchange

Make Your Journey to the Cloud an Easy One with GSX’s New Version

Master your IT’s journey to the Cloud and keep an eye on the performance delivered to your end-users. 

By leveraging the cloud, you can position your IT department as a strategic services broker, which can lower the bottom line substantially for the entire organization.

Try GSX Monitor & Analyzer and learn how it is the only tool on the market that measures and compares the Exchange service your company provides to your end users.

Contact us for a free trial: gsx@atidan.com

All the GSX team is really proud to announce the General availability of the New version 10.8 as it serves both our legacy market and new business by providing the IT administrators with the following and much more:

1-Real-time monitoring intuitive dashboard: Full auto-discovery of your Exchange Online organizations. Discover multiple organizations at multiple locations.

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2- A user robot that processes end-user scenarios to anticipate any potential outages on Office 365. GSX Monitor & Analyzer allows IT administrators to perform synthetic transactions to determine an application’s service levels from an end-user perspective, such as opening a mailbox, creating a folder, performing a task, sending an email, etc. You can also combine different scenarios to focus on a true user simulation and the ability to manipulate objects with Exchange Online.

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3- Multi-station architecture to compare trends, identify bottlenecks, manage alerts and analyze the level of services delivered to users across multiples sites and locations.

4- New collaborative platforms supported with SharePoint 2013 and Sametime 9.

“GSX Monitor & Analyzer continues to evolve in sync with our customers’ needs,” said Antoine Leboyer, CEO of GSX. “More and more organizations are migrating their messaging to the cloud, for both administrative efficiency and reduced costs. When they do, GSX will be at their side, both to smooth the transition and to keep an eye on operations when running in the cloud.

GSX Monitor & Analyzer v10.8 is the only tool on the market that measures and compares the Exchange service your company provides to your end users. It provides you with in-depth custom scenarios which not only test the performance and availability of your environment, but allows you to simulate a user in day-to-day actions.

It gives you a unique ability to:

  • View and compare the service delivered to your users from multiple sites
  • Detect problems on any site within your organization
  • Prepare and secure your migration from your previous messaging system to Exchange Online

GSX Monitor & Analyzer goes beyond a simple monitoring and reporting tool as it:

  • Guarantees the success of your migration
  • Guarantees the users’ satisfaction and adoption of the cloud
  • Decreases your number of support calls and associated costs
  • Provides critical information on the quality of the infrastructure and services delivered

If you want to have more information eWeek published a very good post that allows you to understand the business case for this new version:
http://www.eweek.com/cloud/gsx-update-eases-office-365-cloud-migrations.html

Move to Office 365 Fast with Free Funding from Microsoft

Move to Office 365 fast from Atidan
For a limited time, Office 365 customers can save thousands of dollars on deployment.

Buy a minimum of 150 qualifying Office 3651 seats between September 2013 and March 2014 and we’ll help you accelerate your adoption of Office 365 by investing in Office 365 FastTrack Step 2 deployment activities with Atidan.

The more seats you buy, the more we invest in your deployment

With the Office 365 Deployment offer, Microsoft will contribute to your successful deployment:

Number of eligible Office 365 seats Deployment investment paid to Atidan2
1,000 or more $20,000
250-999 $12,000
150-249 $5,000

Get Atidan’s expertise to help you deploy

The Office 365 Deployment offer can help you offset the costs of partner-led deployment activities in an Office 365 FastTrack Step 2 engagement. These can include:

  • IT-led migration
  • Customer domain
  • Directory sync
  • Password sync
  • Admin migrations

How the offer works

When you buy at least 150 Office 365 Exchange Online or Office 365 Enterprise seats between September 2013 and March 2014, we’ll help you speed up adoption using the FastTrack Step 2 methodology. The deployment investment is paid directly to Atidan.

With the new Microsoft FastTrack deployment methodology, you can use the service within hours, deploy within days, and add features on your own terms in just weeks. Learn more about the FastTrack three-step approach to Office 365 deployment.

How to get started

  1. Read the details of the Office 365 Deployment offer, including the Terms & Conditions.
  2. Buy 150 or more seats of an Office 365 Enterprise plan or an Office 365 Exchange Online plan. Add the seats to your cart, and then complete your purchase. Compare plans.
  3. Select a deployment partner.
1 This offer is good on net new Office 365 Enterprise plan or Exchange Online seats and is available to commercial and government customers in all countries where Office 365 is available. Customers must buy a minimum of 150 net new seats during the September 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014 offer period. This investment is paid directly to Atidan. Volume Licensing customers may also qualify for this offer. Please see your Microsoft or Atidan representative for details.
2 All investment amounts listed in USD; equivalents are based on published Microsoft exchange rates.

Free SharePoint Project Management Templates- Extend Out-of-the-Box SharePoint to Manage Projects

Free SharePoint Project Management Templates

Extend Out-of-the-Box SharePoint to Manage Projects

Atidan and our partner, BrightWork, have a gift for you: free project management templates to help you manage projects using out-of-the-box SharePoint. And they’re yours for free!

Available for SharePoint 2010 and/or SharePoint 2013.  Download here: http://goo.gl/pmZwG2

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Get started fast with the Lite template that gives you just enough project management to create and track a project on SharePoint with the greatest of ease.

Add extra project management with the Structured template that delivers a more coordinated environment to manage a project on SharePoint – along with an optional sync to Microsoft Project Professional.

Download these templates and you will get:

  • The ability to capture and organize project goals, issues, risks, tasks and more
  • Out of the box My Work reports, Gantt charts, discussion forums and team calendars
  • Project status reports for real-time project visibility
  • An optional sync with Microsoft Project
  • Access to the Free Templates Community for helpful tips, more free resources and guidance information from other free template users.

The templates will run on all versions of SharePoint 2010 and 2013, including Office 365. You select the version you want to download after registration.

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Microsoft Exchange Hosted Encryption for Office 365

  • Atidan is pleased to offer Exchange Hosted Encryption for Office 365 as an add-on service
  • Deliver confidential business communications safely, letting users send and receive encrypted email directly from their desktops as easily as regular email. Email can be encrypted without complex hardware and software to purchase, configure, or maintain, which helps to minimize capital investment, free up IT resources, and mitigate messaging risks.

    Secure and reliable

    Exchange Hosted Encryption provides advanced security and reliability to help protect your information.
    • Send encrypted email messages to anyone, regardless of the recipient’s system configuration.
    • Provide strong, automated encryption with a cost-effective infrastructure.
    • Eliminate the need for certificates and use a recipient’s email address as the public key.
    • Communication through a TLS-enabled network further enhances message security.

    Stay in control

    With Exchange Hosted Encryption, you can keep your data safe, while maintaining control over your environment.
    • Protect sensitive information and data leaving your gateway consistently and automatically.
    • Policy-based encryption encrypts messages at the gateway based on policy rules.
    • Help manage compliance with security and privacy requirements such as HIPAA and GLBA.
    • Integrate with existing email infrastructure for minimal up-front capital investment.

    Easy to use and maintain

    It’s easier than ever to protect your organization’s email.
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    • Encrypted email delivered directly to recipients’ inbox and not to a Web service.
    • Email decrypted and read with confidence, without installing client software.
    • A managed key server eliminates the need for certificate maintenance.
    • Encryption process is transparent to the sender, who does not need to do anything other than write and send the message as usual.

    How to Buy Exchange Hosted Encryption

    Please contact us for a customized quote at office365@atidan.com

Atidan Offers Nintex Workflow for SharePoint Online – Office 365

Nintex Workflow for Office 365 enables organizations to extend business process automation to more people, places and devices, delivering workflow for everyone. Nintex Workflow adds a drag-and-drop workflow designer, advanced connectivity, and rich workflow features to give customers more power and flexibility. 

Contact the Atidan team at nintex@atidan.com for a demonstration, pricing and additional information.

QUICK & EASY

 

Empower more users to automate their own processes in minutes through intuitive, easy to use, browser based drag-and-drop workflow designer.

INVEST SMART

 

Get real work done in Office 365. Protect your investment through simple deployment and management, while avoiding additional infrastructure and client software costs.

CONNECTED

Connect Nintex Workflow to Office 365, external systems, Exchange server, Lync server, databases, web services, and a world of cloud services seamlessly.

  Now You Can

Build Workflows For A Powerful Cloud Platform

By taking full advantage of the new cloud app model, Nintex has enabled seamless integration with Office 365. Now you can scale and build advanced workflows on a robust platform.

 
 

Connect To A Range Of Cloud Services

Stay productive wherever you are by integrating and connecting to a host of cloud services in real-time including Yammer, Box, Twitter, virtual machines and other applications. You can quickly add web services to workflows without writing a single line of code; and publish forms to collaborate with external vendors, partners, and customers.

Integrate Enterprise Activities With Out-Of-Box Actions

With Nintex Workflow for Office 365, we’ve introduced Nintex Store, a one stop shop for all your workflow action needs. Nintex Store contains hundreds of actions for you to build integrated, document-centric, and SharePoint-centric workflows that help you drive your business. Seamlessly connect Nintex Workflow to external systems such as Microsoft Dynamics CRM, web services, and applications most relevant to your business.

 

 

 

Automate More Business Processes

Business users and IT professionals alike will be empowered to quickly and easily automate business processes; from simple reviews and approvals to complex integration across external applications, cloud services, social media, and data sources. Leverage a wealth of actions to support everyday processes across a variety of industrial sectors and company departments, such as provisioning, help desk, leave requests, travel requests, expense claims, maintenance forms, and more.

Get Started In Seconds

Nintex Workflow for Office 365 is easy to install, use and manage – plus, you can activate the app in seconds and get to work immediately. The new cloud app model means improved portability, flexibility, and scalability for all your applications and documents residing in Office 365. Coming soon in the SharePoint store, Nintex Forms for Office 365 will empower users to publish web and mobile enabled forms using Nintex Live, so that your mobile workforce, customers, and vendors can interact with your existing processes and systems.