Aug 272011

Date: 6 September 2011 – 1200 to 1400 hours

Subject: Office 365 – Get the 360 on 365

Speaker: Mark Loane, C5 Alliance

Venue: Ouless Room, Jersey Museum

Event description

Microsoft’s recently launched Office 365 Cloud-based service couldhelp to bring Cloud services ontoGartner’s hype-cycle’slope of enlightenment’.

It faces competition from in-house hosted solutions, established out-sourced hosted Office services (including some Channel Island offerings) and other Cloud-based providers such as Google Docs.

Now that Microsoft’s service has completed beta-testing and is publicly available, should you be considering it for your company?

Learn how local businesses can make best use of this innovative new product to access the advantages ofcloud-based services.


Mark Loane, Managing Director of C5-Alliance, has been working with Office 365 pre-launch and has practical real-world experience of using it, together with an understanding of the benefits a company will gain from switching to it.

Mark will explain how Office 365 combines the traditional Office desktop suite with next-generation products, effectively linking Exchange, SharePoint and Lync Online into one collaborative service, which can save time, increase security and reliability.


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Please note that refreshments will be served from 1200 and the talk will start at 1230.