Starting small, thinking big

Scalability Solutions for Starting a New Business

What happens when your small business isn’t so small anymore?

Plan for a successful future

As you start your new business, you may find yourself so focused on the present that you could overlook your company’s future. Fortunately, Microsoft offers scalable, security enhanced technology to help your business not only with today’s concerns, but, more importantly, with the extra demands that come with your success.

Click on these tools to learn how they can help your business.

IT-enabled small and midsize businesses grew revenues 15 percentage points faster than those with less technology.

Tools to start your new business

Office 365

Not your usual Office

As your business grows, so do your needs. With Office 365, you get cloud-based access to Office applications both familiar and new—from essential Office tools like Word, to designing your website and web conferencing.

A mobile Office
The Office applications you use the most are optimized for the devices you use most, including PCs, smartphones, and tablets.
Build your online presence
Reach more customers using our website builder that's easy to set up and update—with no additional hosting fees.
Online meetings
Meet customers and partners online with HD video conferencing and screen sharing.
Reliable services
Get peace of mind knowing your services are available with a guaranteed 99.9% uptime and financially backed service level agreement.
Simple admin
Deploy and manage Office 365 across your company, no IT expertise required. You can add and remove users in minutes.

A new Windows

Build your business on a sound foundation with a platform that helps everyone work seamlessly and safely across devices to collaborate with business partners and clients from nearly anywhere.

Security enhanced company data
Start off right by encrypting data, storage devices, and even have the power to remove company data remotely.
One experience
Across desktops, laptops, phones, and tablets, give everyone a familiar experience with files and settings that sync in the cloud.
Apps for productivity
Make the most of your workday with business applications available for Windows 8 Pro in the Windows Store.
Safer start-up
With Trusted Boot, Windows 8.1 helps protects your devices and data by helping prevent viruses and malware at start-up.
Protected web
Using Windows Defender, Internet Explorer 11 scans while you browse to help prevent bad things before they happen.
Windows Devices

Put your devices to work

The tools you need to stay productive, connected, secure and ready to grow are now available on all types of Windows devices such as tablets and phones.

Work more securely
BitLocker-based full device encryption helps protect data, plus a trusted boot process allows only validated components to execute.
Portable power
Get work done when and where it takes you with memory-loaded laptops that perform like a desktop PC.
Get going right now
Windows Phone comes with business apps like Office Mobile, OneNote, and even SharePoint for collaboration.
Windows Server 2012

Data storage made simple

Windows Server 2012 gives your business security enhanced and easily accessible data storage, sharing, and backup for all of your work files, with flexibility to grow as you do.

Safer data
With simplified backups and built-in disaster recovery, Windows Server 2012 helps protect your most important company information.
Manage access to information
Administer what information and applications users can access based on who they are, what they are accessing, and from which device
Stay flexible
Pay only for the amount of storage you need, so you can scale up or down as your business changes.
  • An education in cutting costs

    Play and Learn saves big with Office 365

    Providing a fun learning experience to over 1,200 children became much more affordable after Play and Learn avoided costly server upgrades by adopting the cloud services of Office 365.