Modern Applications

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Modern Applications

Your organization has a tremendous opportunity to make information more easily accessible to customers, employees, or others you choose, along with the ability to provide that data on any device, at any time, through modern applications connected to cloud services. Microsoft Services can help you develop modern applications and modernize legacy applications to capitalize on IT paradigms, including cloud, social, mobility, and big data.

Your value

Dated legacy technologies mean high maintenance and support costs and limited flexibility in adding the enhancements or updates that your business requires. Microsoft Services offers solutions to help you develop, integrate and update new applications in order to drive these and other potential benefits:

  • Lower total cost of ownership (TCO) over the life of the application

  • Reduced risk to mission-critical systems and improved supportability

  • An agile platform that helps you speed time to market for new applications and differentiate, grow, and improve existing products and services

Our approach

Microsoft Services has been helping customers around the world to deliver business value by leveraging new IT paradigms, including cloud, social, mobility, and big data. We understand the need for our customers to benefit from modern applications that:

  • Provide a user-centric experience with accessibility from any device

  • Integrate the experience with social identity, allowing connections to colleagues, family, and friends

  • Gather and serve up the right data, at the right time, in a format that allows informed task-at-hand decision making

We can help you build out these modern applications, securely integrate them with your current systems, and provide a platform for the future. To help you speed the time-to-value and to reduce the potential risks involved, Microsoft Services provides various consulting capabilities, including Customer Experience Management (CXM) and Modern Application Services.

Your customers' expectations are greater than ever, and the resulting challenges for you are complex. Customer Experience Management (CXM) from Microsoft Services provides the solutions that help you:

  • Delight your customers with a richer user experience and provide a consistent, contextualized brand experience

  • Connect and build customer relationships across disparate media and a multitude of devices

  • Leverage business analytics and insight into online investments from customer interactions

  • Measure results and find new ways to innovate, extend reach, and drive business growth

Modern Application Services from Microsoft Services offers a wide range of in-depth technical consulting capabilities that include cloud, security and identity, composite applications, and integration and platform services designed to help you:

  • Develop cloud applications and services

  • Cost-effectively implement a social infrastructure without jeopardizing proprietary information

  • Support various mobile platforms and build a supportable architecture in which standards can be consistently applied

  • Effectively engineer your applications to efficiently access or move large amounts of data around the network without impacting application performance


Nine business scenarios for modern applications in the enterprise

Learn about trends influencing modern applications and discover your own potential opportunities by exploring these common business scenarios.

Transport for London

Transport for London wanted to make real-time travel information available to commuters online and through their mobile devices. Microsoft Services helped to develop a scalable, cloud-based platform that simplified application development and amplified the volume and availability of information.

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