Office 365 for business: customer stories
Enterprise and public sector
"Office 365 gives our employees the technology they need to drive the business forward."
Daniel Roach-Rooke, IT Infrastructure Manager
"The lowest price per pupil under the previous system was around £4.50, so the current offering is an attractive package for schools, with lower administrative costs for the council."
Harvey Woodall, e-Learning Adviser, ICT Development Service, Warwickshire County Council
"We are absolutely delighted that we made the decision to roll out this stack of Microsoft products. We saw an immediate positive reaction by all our associates around the world and I would very much highly recommend other companies do the same."
Bob Gogel, CEO
"Transferring email accounts from on-premise to Office 365 was simple using the tools provided by Microsoft."
James Barnes, network technician
University of West London
"At the end of the day, students come to UWL to prepare themselves to get jobs. If we are to help them, we need to ensure that they are proficient and accustomed to using the tools they’re going to be using in the workplace, and that means Microsoft."
Paul Hopkins, Interim IT Director
The Wise Group
"Office 365 enables our employees to work from different locations and still access corporate systems from wherever they are, and that is absolutely critical."
Alan Lee-Bourke, The Wise Group
"Our users have high expectations. With Microsoft Office 365, they can research, create, and publish content 24 hours a day, wherever they are in the world."
David Henderson, Chief Information Officer
The Schools Network
"Gaining Greater Messaging Resiliency and Flexibility at a Lower Cost"
University of Dundee
"The university selected Office 365 over Google Apps because it gives us a robust enterprise-class platform for developing a radical new approach to collaboration and communication that goes far beyond email."
David George, Chief Information Officer
Small and medium-size businesses
"Office 365 has ticked all the boxes for us and has given me peace of mind about maintaining business continuity. Since the migration, we haven’t lost a single customer email and I have complete peace of mind."
Shiva Kumar, IT Director, Snow+Rock Group
"Since installation, it’s fitted seamlessly into our day-to-day operations and we can use Office 365 on all our tablets and smartphones."
Paul Tootell, IT Manager, Shulmans LLP
"Microsoft Lync has bridged the geographical gap for us and has proved essential for conferencing – especially with our overseas satellite offices"
Nick Fullerton, Managing Director, FC Exchange
"In our business, time is money. Office 365 is secure, flexible, reliable and always available. And I sleep a lot better these days."
Rebekah Jubb, Partner, Bell Cornwell
Wellbeing of Women
"Office 365 does everything it promises and makes life easier for everyone at the charity. It’s reliable, it supports the way we need to work, and it’s easy, speedy and straightforward."
Emma Pinker, Digital and Branding Manager, Wellbeing of Women
United Ambitions started using Office 365 to boost business and productivity.
The Clean Bean
"I am convinced Office 365 will help me better manage my business and control costs."
David Magnus, The Clean Bean
"Even as a small business there are a lot of demands on my time. Office 365 takes away the headaches for me."
Michael Richards, Inn Public
"Office 365 is fundamental to moving our business forward."
Rob Sutherland, Inspired Dwellings
Macbeth Chartered Insurance Brokers
"Office 365 has really sped up the way we work and helped us to be more efficient. We’re able to focus on our customers to a level that sets us apart from the competition."
Tony Gibbs, Macbeth Chartered Insurance Brokers
Shine Therapy Services
"Office 365 will grow with the demands of our business."
Lisa McSpirit, Shine Therapy Services
All Saints' Isleworth
"Church Will Use New Online Services to Boost Efficiency, Better Serve Congregation"
"Telecommunications Consultancy Improves Responsiveness to Serve Customers Better"
"Google couldn’t support our growth, but Microsoft Office 365 helps us give customers the right impression—that we are business professionals, equipped and ready to meet their needs."
Myles Kaye, Director
"Consultancy Opens New Office in Days Rather Than Weeks with Cloud-Based CRM"
Glasgow Whisky Tours
"Tour Company Gains Flexibility Through Professional Email and Document Sharing"
"Being able to get into documents remotely and stay in touch with my colleagues in real time was essential. In 12 hours, almost anything can happen and Office 365 lets me stay ahead, even when I’m on the other side of the world."
James Hygate, Chief Executive Officer
"Our objectives were to lessen risk within the business…and meet our clients’ IT standards. Office 365 has delivered everything we expected. It’s been a significant win for our company."
Tim Chapman, IT Director
Lakenheath Clay Target Centre
"U.K. Clay Pigeon Shooting Club Ensures Business Continuity with Cloud Computing"
"Sushi Brand Swaps On-Premises Systems for Cloud and Cuts Costs by 40 Per Cent"