Enterprise IT Strategy and Planning

"Nedbank partnered with Microsoft to redesign their channel strategy to improve client retention and banking efficiencies, while reducing their carbon footprint".

Plan: Enterprise Strategy

For years, business and technology leaders have been primarily focused on keeping pace by integrating technologies, and deploying them on time and on budget. Now, organizations are increasingly looking to transform by delivering innovative technology that creates value, makes money and differentiates the organization in the marketplace.

With the broad acceptance of technical innovations such as cloud services, mobility, big data, and social media, businesses have the opportunity to improve performance, accelerate time to market, and better deliver on customer needs—if the company’s enterprise architecture and technologies enable that. By leveraging a variety of IT strategy and planning solutions, our enterprise technology consulting experts can help.

Your value

Enterprise strategy and IT planning is about achieving business goals by maximizing value from a company's technology investments in order to unleash innovation – for the organization, its employees and its customers.

  • Innovate: Enable new business models, products and services.

  • Grow: Drive competitive differentiation to expand revenue.

  • Streamline: Optimize the effectiveness of business operations and increase productivity.

  • Accelerate: Go to market faster and more effectively.

  • Execute: Deliver an exceptional experience from end to end.

Our approach

At Microsoft, our IT innovation strategy solutions focus on an enterprise organization's unique business goals and apply a people-centered design approach to achieve them. We help companies create compelling experiences and effective business solutions through the innovative use of Microsoft technology. Our enterprise strategy and technology consulting team is dedicated to focusing on real business outcomes and value for the money.

No one can provide better access to the experts and information within Microsoft, including product teams, research, the resource library, and consultants.

What do we bring to the table?

No one better understands how to maximize the business value from Microsoft products and technologies. Our IT innovation strategy team members excel at addressing complex business challenges and providing simple, elegant, and effective solutions. We use a proven, multi-disciplinary approach and frameworks, toolkits, and solutions that accelerate business outcomes.

With Microsoft, a company can leverage our power to extend its own.


Reimagining IT effectiveness in a decentralized organization

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An executive’s guide to reimagining the enterprise in the digital age

In today’s mobile-first, cloud-first world, enterprises are reimagining their products, services, and even entire business models. Businesses are exploring what’s possible in an all-digital environment where information and intelligent systems are available anytime, anywhere, on any device. What is behind this change?

Productivity: Reimagining business process efficiency

Learn how PERTAMINA increased productivity to drive a time savings of 3 to 8 hours per role, across their company by viewing this short video and infographic.

Realizing the branch of the future at Nedbank

Learn how Nedbank applied a Microsoft outcome-based solution to accelerate business value via this short video and infographic.

Toyota - Reimagining the workplace of the future

Review how Toyota re-imagined the workplace of the future via this short video and infographic.

Mobility: Keeping the business moving from virtually anywhere

Mobility is transforming the way we do business both inside and outside of the enterprise. Workers are using their own mobile devices to stay productive while away from their desks, and consumers are using their mobile devices to access the content they need.