Modernize and migrate your applications to the cloud using Office 365 and Azure architecture. A cloud-based application platform will help create efficiencies, increase productivity and improve collaboration within your organization. 

Graphic showing Office 365 apps integrated under one cloud provider, Microsoft Azure.

Moving to the Cloud

A significant amount of the development that Whitecap does today is in the cloud, using cloud services, Office 365 & Azure. It makes sense when you consider the numerous benefits enjoyed by companies taking advantage of cloud computing, which include scalability, reduction of IT costs, data protection and convenience – anytime, anywhere computing to name a few.

Office 365 is a cloud-based collaboration platform that utilizes Microsoft Office applications and other services designed to create efficiencies and significantly enhance productivity and collaboration within an organization.

The Full Office 365 Suite

There are a lot of different applications and services that make up the Office 365 suite. In fact, there are so many options that many companies struggle to understand how to best utilize the various tools available. This list includes some of their notable services, but there are many more.

  • Microsoft Dynamics 365
  • Microsoft SharePoint Online
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Microsoft Graph
  • Microsoft PowerApps
  • Microsoft Power BI
  • Microsoft Flow
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Graphic showing the stages of moving your applications to the cloud.

Moving to the Cloud

With so many choices of services to choose from, much of the work we do today is to help our customers better understand Office 365 and where and how they can apply the various products/services available to them. We do this in the following manner:

  1. Assess customer requirements.
  2. Design a solution to meet customer requirements using the right combination of Office 365 and Azure tools for the job.
  3. Configuration and solution development using Office 365 & Azure products/services.
  4. Test and deploy the solution.
  5. Knowledge Transfer to key customer personnel (internal champions)
  6. Offer on-going support and maintenance if required.
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Office 365 & Microsoft Azure – Today’s “modern business development platform”

As a software developer, solution provider and systems integrator, Whitecap’s role is to provide a total end-to-end seamless, secure and high-performance solution for our customers. That means not just the software or solution we design, configure or develop for them, but also optimizing the infrastructure and the environment that solution runs in.

Office 365 together with Microsoft Azure make up a robust platform for today’s modern business development environment in the cloud. They provide all the application tools and services, as well as the infrastructure necessary to create powerful business solutions, enabling a higher level of collaboration, mobility and business intelligence within your organization.

Having Whitecap develop a total solution for you in the cloud, ensures the applications we develop for you are optimized and performing as expected. Most importantly we ensure that the data collected reside in a highly secure and proven environment like Azure, is backed up regularly, never lost and always available, anytime, anywhere.


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