Unified Communications Migration Services
Meet Me In The Cloud’s professional migration services provide support to organizations as they consolidate disparate web and audio conferencing communications solutions onto a single platform.
Whether you want to move from an older solution like Comcast Business Services Mitel, or Vonage to a modern solution like Microsoft Teams to support in-office and remote workers, or upgrade your existing services like Zoom and Webex to cover the entire organization, you’re in good hands with Meet Me In The Cloud. We help businesses of all sizes, non-profits, and government entities retire their on-premises communications and collaboration systems and migrate to the cloud, saving time and money. Our detailed planning and white glove support ensures an effortless migration while maintaining business continuity with minimal downtime or and disruption.
Objective Professional Approach
A rollout of collaboration technologies requires planning for a successful business outcome with minimal disruption and downtime. Meet Me In The Cloud’s migration plan includes change management, technology upgrades, decommissioning of old platforms and training for users, IT and AV Admins, and your Help Desk.
Meet Me In The Cloud’s proven approach and methodology helps companies migrate people and technology onto a unified suite of services from leading cloud technology providers like Microsoft and Cisco. Our professionals are well-versed in best practices gained from years of experience working with thousands of end-users.
We also help organizations migrate from one technology to another. For example, if you’re migrating from Zoom to Microsoft Teams or from Citrix GoToMeeting to Webex, we can migrate all your users into your new platform, so so you have one solution that everybody is leveraging.
Comprehensive Planning Prevents Surprises
Every Meet Me In The Cloud Migration Plan includes a Technology Migration Plan, Communication Plan, Training Plan, as well as Testing and QA Plan. The migration is automated extensively for a quicker Return on Investment as we simplify the complexity of back-office processes. Our customers know what to expect during the implementation, communications, and training phases.
A thorough understanding of the change management process enables the Meet Me In The Cloud team to create clear, well-timed and concise communications to inform users. Our philosophy of “over communicating” reinforces the value of all the platforms we support. We carefully explain why the change is happening, what they need to do to prepare, and how this change will benefit them. This level of user acceptance accelerates adoption, which translates into improved productivity and a rapid return on investment for the company. Meet Me In The Cloud’s comprehensive communications and training plans are the key to a seamless migration without disrupting daily operations.
White Glove Support & Training
Users require support and training when learning new business processes and technologies. Meet Me In The Cloud delivers End User and Administrator training, demonstrations and Q&A sessions with a “high-touch” style that quickly addresses users questions and concerns.
Our extensive experience enables us to anticipate the reaction of people to the new system, and work with the management team to tailor materials for specific user scenarios.
When training users accustomed to a different collaboration solution, we customize the material to answer questions they will have.
Meet Me In The Cloud experts work hand-in-hand with each customer to create a migration plan that optimizes the new communication and collaboration platform with aligned resources, a timeline, milestones and deliverables. When part of a larger overall collaboration plan, the rollout may be conducted in phases to accommodate other video and integration initiatives.
Elements of a Successful Migration
1. Choose a Cutover Date
2. Communicate to Users
When new technologies are sprung on busy employees, pushback is natural. Meet Me In The Cloud provides a detailed communication plan, sequenced with training and Ask the Expert sessions, that emphasizes the benefits to the user.
3. Train on the Before and the After
4. Create Test Plans
BENEFITS OF MIGRATING TO A CLOUD-BASED COMMUNICATIONS AND COLLABORATION PLATFORM
Realize the technology and usability benefits to migrating your 3rd party integrated audio solutions to a consolidated solution.
Hi-Touch Support for Users
Users require support and training as users move learn new business processes and technologies.
Measured Results with Analytics
Measured Results with Analytics
Planned Change Management
A comprehensive communications and training plan, focused on benefits to the user, is a key component to user acceptance and rapid ROI.
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“MMITC was a great resource to work with on our Webex rollout – punctual, communicative, organized, informed. I look forward to working with them again.””
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