Cloud Perspectives

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Get up to speed with Microsoft’s latest updates

The Westcoast Cloud Team
27 January 2022 | 3 min read
The New Year is well underway, and Microsoft has been busily announcing a host of new product updates, resources and partner incentives. There’s more to discuss than we can reasonably cover in one blog post. But we’ve pulled together the announcements that we think are most worthy of your attention.

2021 Wrap-up: Celebrating our successes

The Westcoast Cloud Team
20 December 2021 | 3 min read
At Westcoast Cloud, we can’t wait to see what the new year brings. But reflecting on progress is essential for success. So, with that in mind, what have we achieved in 2021? And what does this mean for you and your customers? Let’s take a look.

Open Licensing is about to end: here’s what you need to know

The Westcoast Cloud Team
29 November 2021 | 3 min read
We’ve been counting down on this one for a while now. But the time has almost come to say a final farewell to Microsoft’s Open Licensing program. The scheme wraps up on 31 December 2021. But in its place, there is CSP.

All you need to know about NCE

The Westcoast Cloud Team
26 November 2021 | 2 min read
What is happening and when is it happening?

Introducing Natalie McKay: Business Applications Sales Manager at Westcoast Cloud

Natalie McKay
26 November 2021 | 3 min read
Teaching partners to catch their own fish

Meet John Breslin, our Azure Business Development Manager in Ireland

John Breslin
19 November 2021 | 2 min read
Hear from John our Azure BDM in Ireland to find out how he can help you.

Meet Stee O’Brien, our Modern Workplace SureStep Ambassador in Ireland

Stee O’Brien
19 November 2021 | 2 min read
Get to know Stee O’Brien, our Modern Workplace SureStep Ambassador in Ireland.

ELEVATE 2021: as it happened

The Westcoast Cloud Team
29 October 2021 | 3 min read
Our ELEVATE 2021 conference has been and gone. It’s safe to say that it was a raging success, with a wide range of experts giving their takes on how businesses can emerge stronger from the pandemic. We had speakers from Microsoft, The Marketing Practice (TMP), and our very own Westcoast Cloud team.

Happy to fork out more for Microsoft 365?

The Westcoast Cloud Team
24 September 2021 | 3 min read
Good things don’t last forever. There’s often more than a grain of truth in a cliché. Having reflected on the news that prices are going up for Microsoft 365, here’s why we think the new changes probably make sense.