Device as a Service Explored
Device as a Service is revolutionising the way we equip our people to do business.
For a straightforward, predictable, monthly set cost, equip your people with a laptop or desktop suited to their personal work style, with Microsoft 365, security and business enabling software and device management pre-installed.
There are growing reasons to adopt a leasing model. With the option to refresh, return or retain devices at the end of the lease, it’s rapidly becoming the purchasing model of choice. Sourcing the right technology today, at the lowest price, ensures you and your people remain adaptable and agile for the changes coming tomorrow.
Chess Device as a Service really does offer "business in a box". Everything your people need to connect with customers and colleagues, collaborating and creating, safely and securely, wherever and whenever required.
Included as Standard
- Laptop or Desktop - depending on your personal work style, from a choice of marketing leading vendors
- Headset - ensuring the very best voice software experience
- Microsoft 365 - offering best-in-class productivity apps with intelligent cloud services that transform the way you work
- Device Management - looking after the health and performance of your device
- 3 yr warranty - for peace of mind that your people can remain productive
Optional Bolt Ons
- Microsoft 365 User Support. Choose from Essential, Premium or Enterprise options
- Software as a Service protection for M365
In this short video we hear about the benefits from business, operational and financial perspectives.
What's Your Work Style?
The world of work is changing, and with it, the sort of device you need to ensure you're able to be as productive as possible, whenever and whenever you're needed.
Office based or remote worker? Dependent on tech to get the job done - or with a whole company relying on you for your tech talent? There's a Chess Device for you.
From lightweight, portable devices to keep up with your on-the-go schedule, to high spec'd PCs that cope effortlessly with the demands of power hungry applications, Chess Devices include the latest releases from market leading vendors.
What’s Your Work Style?
Find The Right Device For You
Microsoft 365 is transforming the way we work, rethinking productivity, streamlining business processes and protecting your business.
Included in a monthly Device as a Service subscription, M365 connects employees to the people, information, and content they need to do their best work, from any device. Customizable apps and automation tools integrate to transform existing processes and workflows, while company assets are safeguarded with intelligent security that won’t slow down your productivity.
Maximise Your M365 Potential
Support packages to suit all businesses and budgets
Device as a Service Knowledge
Home Working - Can You Collaborate?
#3 Connectivity and Support at Home
Working from home is now an everyday reality for many of our customers and network issues can be a challenge
As schools have now closed and other businesses have also sent people home, many home workers are struggling with ensuring they can run their real-time work apps such as Voice and Video conferencing without interference from other people, who are also working from home or using other online content
A Hackers Guide to Remote Working
Remote working for a hacker is brilliant, and not in the sense that they can work from home in a dark room wearing a hoodie. But because remote working means that a business is intentionally giving a path into the internal network that could potentially be accessed by anyone on the internet. This blog post covers some of the things that we have encountered across the team over the years.
#2 Your Cyber Security
If you are allowing devices to connect from people’s houses – it's possible that these networks have already been compromised by hackers or will be in the future. Implementing two-factor authentication, where another device like a mobile phone is used for extra security is the most important security measure that can be applied to systems.
#1 Your Telephony
As the Covid-19 situation looks set to escalate, there's a lot to think about to keep your business running. Last week we shared the Top 10 areas we've focused on to ensure our own business continuity.
From today, we'll be going into these in more detail, setting out what we've learnt and offering specific guidance and support. Let's start with telephony.
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