The introduction of unified communication services to our organisation made a huge impact on our internal communication flow, making it easier to cope with the 20+% increase in the number of emergency calls year-on-year. Thanks to the business productivity-enhancing qualities of the solution, Hungarian Water Rescue Services has saved thousands of Euros in travel and communication costs and liberated over 1,500 man-days every year in staff resources.
It’s an intense, around-the-clock operation. Our lifeguards are on duty 24/7, providing emergency response at 42 locations around Lake Balaton and all across the country. We perform ten lifeguard courses a year and reach more than a hundred schools with our preventive lectures, with most of our staff working on a volunteer basis.
Telcos have an opportunity to grow into the role of cloud ecosystem manager, leveraging their network and financial assets.
Communication service providers should remember that cloud computing can – and must – defend the core: broadband.
Cloud Service Providers must find new ways to help SMEs to do business using the cloud, not just cheaper ways. Trust is a differentiator.
Operating to and even above the standards of the ISO 270001 certificate evidences our determination to provide reliable and secure best-of-breed cloud infrastructure and software services. We believe that our investment in the integrity of infrastructure and the security of our services underline our dedication to create a competitive advantage for our sales partners and customers on all of our markets.
Within only six months of implementing our hosted Microsoft Outlook with Unified Communication Services solution, we managed to integrate our staff communications, save tens of thousands of euros in travel costs, and free up over 1,500 man-days in staff resources to do what we do best – saving lives on our country’s lakes and rivers.
The next set of winners in the SaaS market will be companies that enhance interoperability and integrate cloud solutions into a single unified framework or control panel.
Developing the system in-house seemed like the most expensive option for us, especially because it was important to keep our IT team focused on other critical applications—the software-plus-services model was the main alternative.
The services provided by Neostratus as a hosting partner are first class. All costs are in the monthly fee with no hidden extras or surprises. Currently, we’re considering extending our arrangements to include hosted Windows SharePoint Services.