Secure Remote Work Resource Center
We want to ensure you have the resources you need to support your customers with the increased need for remote work scenarios, so that they can empower people to stay productive, while IT can maintain security and control.
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New Secure Remote Work Workshop
The Secure Remote Work Workshop – a new offering in the Microsoft 365 Partner Accelerators program – is a one-day partner-led engagement designed to help customers rapidly deploy remote work scenarios to empower employees to stay connected, while enabling IT to maintain security and control. During the workshop, customers will learn about enabling cloud identity, and receive guidance about rapid deployment of Teams, the Teams adoption kit, and secure access to Teams. Learn more about the Secure Remote Work Workshop or watch the on-demand webinar.
Now available: The Secure Remote Work Workshop for business is a free online tool available within the Commercial Consulting Tool (CCT). This assessment, which is optimized for customers with fewer than 1,000 seats, includes three tailored deliverables: subscription recommendation, basic deployment preflight check, and advanced deployment checklist for partners.
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Securing Remote Work Partner Kit for customers with 1-300 employees
As employees begin to adopt Teams chat, meetings, and calling to enable remote work, customers are also considering how to secure home environments. For small and medium businesses (SMBs), this means quickly enabling secure remote access for your customers, managing their devices and securing their business data, while keeping operational costs low for you and your customers.
Now available, the Microsoft 365 Business Premium Securing Remote Work Partner Kit provides easy-to-apply practical IT guidance, along with go-to-market resources that you can use in your customer conversations.
As organizations everywhere are moving to remote work, how you engage with your customers is also affected. Microsoft wants to help you keep your business active and assisting your customers during this challenging time.
To prioritize the health and safety of you and your customers and help reduce in-person interaction during the COVID-19 outbreak, partner workshops can now be conducted virtually. To help ease the change in delivery method, the timeline to conduct workshops with completion dates after March 31, 2020, has been extended from 90 to 110 days.
Partners and customers have found Teams apps to be an important bridge for business continuity. With more than 450 solutions, users can maintain – and even improve – engagement and productivity.Top resources
To ensure quality user experiences, it’s important to use certified devices for Teams – for personal and meeting room use. There’s a device available to fit practically every work experience and any workstyle.Top resources
Windows devices are among the many tools that enable businesses to continue to collaborate and get things done without worry. Learn how to empower your customers and their workforces to continue doing great things remotely with Windows devices.Top resources
Many education leaders are making the difficult decision to close schools. To help make the transition to distance learning, we’ve created resources, training and how-to guides to help support IT, educators, staff, and students as they make this transition. Find the latest sales, marketing and technical resources in the partner readiness kit.
FastTrack assistance is available to help organizations set up remote work and learning in response to COVID-19. In addition to eligible plans, FastTrack is assisting with onboarding to Microsoft Teams and other Microsoft products, with the free six-month Office 365 E1 and G1 trials and Office 365 A1. FastTrack assistance for these trials is available through August 2020. Customers must have 150 or more licenses to engage. Refer to the Service Description for further details. Microsoft, customers, and partners can request assistance through the FastTrack website.Top resources