COSMOTE and Microsoft are expanding their partnership, offering even more sophisticated and high quality cloud solutions to large and small businesses. The cloud portfolio of solutions is enriched with standard Azure and Modern Workplace solutions, as well as with the new support service, Premium Support. The aim of the cooperation of the two companies is to contribute to the faster digital transformation and to the improvement of the productivity of each company.
COSMOTE and Microsoft have been collaborating since 2019, providing cloud solutions to large and small enterprises, as part of the Deutsche Telekom Group's strategic partnership with Microsoft Corp, in Central and Eastern Europe. As announced by the heads of Deutsche Telekom and Microsoft Corp., Tim Höttges and Satya Nadella, respectively, the expansion of cooperation between the two companies will help companies of all sizes to accelerate their digital transformation.
The enriched cloud solutions portfolio available from COSMOTE in partnership with Microsoft includes the following:
- Business Readiness Assessment Services for Cloud Switching: Businesses have the ability to use specialized tools to assess the readiness of their cloud-related applications and information infrastructure.
- Certified methodology for the smooth transition of SAP solutions to Microsoft Azure.
- Upgraded Azure Services: Businesses can evaluate, manage and transfer to the cloud all applications, utilizing solutions related to infrastructure (infrustructure-as-a-service), but also platform services (platform-as-a-service).
- Modern Workplace Solutions (with Windows 10 and Microsoft 365), so that every business achieves more effective contact with its customers, while ensuring the protection of sensitive data, optimizing its operation and increasing its productivity. The solutions facilitate remote work through a secure environment.
In addition, COSMOTE provides the new Premium Support service. With Premium Support, a Microsoft-certified COSMOTE technician configures the company's corporate email remotely, quickly and securely in the new Microsoft 365, so that all applications can be utilized immediately.
It is noted that companies have the ability to use Microsoft solutions in conjunction with integrated security services offered by COSMOTE.
As stated by Albertos Bourlas, Sales Director of Business Partners of Microsoft Greece, Cyprus and Malta: "We strongly believe in our strategic cooperation with the OTE Group and we are constantly strengthening it, focusing on the Cloud, which is the driving force of the digital transformation of companies of all sizes. This is a collaboration that opens a new chapter in the technology market in Greece, in an era of challenges and increased needs for remote work. and data security. We continue to actively support as a strategic partner the vision of our partners and customers for growth, flexibility, efficiency and productivity in the digital environment».
Chief Commercial Officer of OTE Group Business Group, Mr. Grigoris Christopoulos, noted: "The expansion of its cooperation COSMOTE and Microsoft, two of the largest technology companies in Greece to provide integrated solutions Cloud, in combination with the high know-how of the Group German Telekom, will help in the faster digital transformation of Greek companies. In COSMOTE, we provide the appropriate digital tools and services that meet the needs of each business and we are a partner of choice for professionals who want to stand out in the digital age. Through strategic partnerships, such as the one with Microsoft"We remain true to our vision, to create a better world for all with technology as our ally."