Microsoft Advisory Software Services
SoftwareONE’s Microsoft Advisory Services are designed to make life simpler for you. Our experienced consultants will help clarify your technology and licensing options so you can get the most from your existing assets and future investments.
Microsoft Business Discovery Workshop
Working with you and your team we will gain a clear view of your organization’s structure, ownership and goals. From here we will identify the functionality you require to support the organization and which Microsoft technologies meet these demands.
Microsoft Licensing Analysis
We will verify your current license usage, installed technical base and compliance. The results of the analysis will be presented back and provide awareness on license metrics, software use terms and restrictions, optimum licensing models, and recommendations.
Microsoft SQL Server Optimization
An Optimization Assessment that focuses on your current utilization, architecture and business requirements for SQL Server. The summary report provides a current state assessment with future platform and control recommendations to consolidate and optimize your SQL farm to support a cost avoidance strategy.
Microsoft Cloud Strategies
We will help you define your cloud strategy, assess Microsoft’s cloud solutions and evaluate the alternatives in the market. Our consultants provide high level architectural solution designs that take into account your organizational goals and existing infrastructure and how they can support your organization.
Microsoft Technology Solution Discovery & Roadmap
What should your technology roadmap look like? How do you make sure it aligns closely with organizational goals? This workshop will review your current and future use of technologies and products, taking into account commercial and technical needs and restrictions to help define your roadmap.
Microsoft Commercial Analysis
Our consultants will assess the optimum contract options for your organization through a comprehensive analysis of your current and planned deployment of the Microsoft stack. You will gain complete insight and awareness of the commercial options based on your unique requirements.
Microsoft Contracting Support
Customized contract design ensures the terms and structure of the agreement follow the need of your organization. Risks and nuances are managed and unnecessary costs are identified and removed. Continuous support is provided at the negotiation phase.
Microsoft Licensing Process Design
Gain ongoing control and visibility of your Microsoft estate through the design of efficient processes for software asset management. A standardized approach will help control costs and put the organization in a convenient position should Microsoft conduct an audit.
Microsoft Technology Implementation & Migration Support
SoftwareONE’s technical consultants work closely with you offering design testing and migration methodology through to full project management and physical migration to implement and advance your IT strategy.
Microsoft Software & License Management
The implementation of an efficient, company wide managed service for the procurement of Microsoft software and the management of your assets. The service is continually assessed and improved.
Microsoft License Audit Support
A rise in software audits from software publishers is well documented. We offer an evaluation of your current situation regarding software licenses and ensure the prerequisites for a potential software audit are met. Once an audit is announced, we support you navigating through the audit process.
Microsoft Advisory Subscription
Subscribe to regular and ongoing access to experts in all aspects of Microsoft technology, procurement and licensing. Get the expert support that you need, when you need it, completely tailored to your individual needs.