Softlanding's Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus offering provides the bridge between Microsoft's Canadian cloud hosted Skype for Business Cloud PBX and your PSTN Telco connection. This allows you to immediately migrate away from an aging, legacy or minimally featured phone system solution to a full featured unified communication platform. With features including:

Softlanding helps organizations plan, deliver and operate the Microsoft Skype for Business Cloud PBX platform so that your organization is transitioned from your current phone system as seamlessly as possible and your users experience a reliable full featured unified communication solution.

Our Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus Offering is a Skype Operations Framework aligned offering to modernize your unified communications system as a per-seat, per month, all you need solution. To learn more about how this offering fits with your organization, leave us your contact information to speak to an expert and receive a personalized quote.

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About Softlanding

Softlanding is one of only three "Tier 1" Systems Integration Partners recognized by Microsoft Canada as flagship specialists for Office 365, Skype for Business and Azure cloud servicing organizations ranging from 50-person companies to Fortune 500 corporations. We are recognized as one of the top Canadian Microsoft Solution Providers, servicing clients across Western and Central Canada.  

Softlanding Solutions Inc.
1605 - 555 W Hastings Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6B 4N6 Canada
www.softlanding.ca

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The Skype Operations Framework (SOF) Methodology

Softlanding's Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus offering is a Microsoft Skype Operations Framework aligned offering. The Skype Operations Framework (SOF) is a comprehensive guide and tool-set developed by Microsoft in implementing and managing a reliable, cost-effective communications service based on Skype for Business.

A standardized approach to successfully plan, deliver and operate Skype for Business, the Skype Operations Framework is a multi-faceted approach with over 60 documented assets to ensure proper deployment and usage. Softlanding is a featured Skype for Business Microsoft Partner for their investment in developing a SOF-aligned offering in the Cloud.

Softlanding's Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus Offering, aligned to the Skype Operations Framework, follows three pillars of methodology:

Softlanding's Office 365 Cloud PBX Connector

The Office 365 Cloud PBX Connector (CCE), managed by Softlanding, provides the bridge between Microsoft’s Cloud hosted Skype for Business PBX and the PSTN. This allows you to immediately migrate away from an aging, legacy or minimally featured phone system solution to a full featured unified communication platform.

PSTN Calling *

Softlanding’s Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus solution includes an unlimited 24x7 local calling PSTN phone plan for all users, and
$0.025/minute long distance calling within Canada and US. Existing PSTN connections can be supported at a reduced per-seat, per month price.

Skype - Cloud PBX Plus Softlanding Features

Telephone Headsets & Handsets

Skype for Business approved end-user devices supported by Softlanding.

Service Delivery Management

Strategic Guidance, Adoption Planning,Training, Management and Support to ensure you maximize your investment in
the platform and create a lasting positive experience for staff.

Softlanding's Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus Features

Reduce Costs

  • Eliminate on-premises telephone or unified communications system, and the associated management, maintenance and support, by moving the workload to the Cloud
  • Reduce Telco costs associated with existing PRI
  • Reduce costs associated with a 3rd party audio/video conferencing solutions such as Webex, GoToMeeting, Blue Jeans, etc
  • Reduce costs associated with employee travel
  • Eliminate costs associated with inter-office calling
  • Reduce costs associated with expensive A/V conferencing solutions

Increase Employee Productivity

  • Access Anywhere Technology to optimize Office, Work from Home and Mobile worker productivity
  • Reduce email and accelerate communication inside and outside the organization through a suite of integrated collaboration options including presence, instant messaging, screen sharing, audio and video conferencing and PSTN calling
  • Seamlessly integrated with Microsoft Office productivity suite 
    • Seamlessly integrated with Outlook for instant scheduling of audio/video conferences
    • Seamlessly integrated with all Microsoft applications

Replace your aging phone system with a fully managed and integrated solution packaged as an all-inclusive, per-seat, per month offer.

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Simplify your Telephony to the Cloud with Skype for Business Cloud PBX

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Fully Managed Unified Communications 

Reduce costs and increase employee productivity

Reduce Complexity - Leapfrog from your legacy phone system to a per user, per month offer

Softlanding's Office 365- Cloud PBX Plus packaged offering includes Microsoft's Skype for Business Solution, Call Plan, Hardware and White Glove Support in a neat, per-seat, per month offering. With no on-premises equipment or servers required, your organization can reduce costs and complexity with a solution that's managed, maintained and upgraded for you by Softlanding, Microsoft's premier Western Canadian Gold Certified and Skype Operations Framework (SOF) aligned partner.

Easily transition from your old system, even phone numbers, to a fully integrated Unified Communications solution to consolidate all phone system, Telco and conferencing invoices into one simple cost-effective solution. With Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus, your organization can eliminate the management and maintenance of on-premises phone gear and operationalize costs into a per user, per month price.

Eliminate on-premises telephone or unified communications system and the associated management, maintenance and support, by moving the workload to the Cloud. By cloud enabling your unified communications system, employees can access Anywhere Technology to optimize Office, Work from Home and Mobile worker Productivity - even reducing the email inflow and accelerating communication inside and outside the organization through a suite of integrated collaboration options including presence, instant messaging, and screen sharing.

Requirements for Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus

If you have Office 365 Enterprise E5

Softlanding's Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus is fully supported with your enterprise license. Integrate Skype for Business Cloud PBX with our all-inclusive, per-seat, per month offering at a reduced price of $22/month/user.

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If you have Office 365 Enterprise E1 or E3

Softlanding's Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus is fully supported with your enterprise license. Integrate Skype for Business Cloud PBX with our all-inclusive, per-seat, per month offering at as little as $29/month/user.

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Learn more about Enterprise E3

If you don't have an Office 365 Enterprise subscription 

If you don't have an Office 365 subscription, don't worry as Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus includes both the Skype for Business Online Plan 2 licensing as well as the Skype for Business Cloud PBX licensing required.

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Softlanding is a Skype Operations Framework Partner
Softlanding is a Cloud PBX Provider for Enterprises
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Microsoft Cloud based PBX System

Featured within Softlanding's Office 365 - Cloud PBX Plus offering is Microsoft's proven Skype for Business Unified Communications solution hosted in the Canadian Microsoft Cloud. Utilizing Skype for Business, users are capable of instant sharing and enterprise telephony on virtually any communication-capable device anywhere, anytime.

Plan

Following the Skype Operations Framework, Softlanding will plan to capture business requirements and define architecture and approach through:

An Envisioning Workshop:



Readiness Assessment:



Plan for Delivery




  • Overview of Cloud PBX Architecture
  • Training & Adoption Planning
  • Roll-out Planning
  • Adoption Approach
  • Infrastructure evaluation with Network Assessment for bandwidth requirements

Deliver

Following the Skype Operations Framework, Softlanding will deliver high quality Skype for Business services while driving adoption and initiation operations through:

  • Deployment of Skype for Business Cloud PBX architecture and dependencies
  • Pilot Group Roll-out 
  • UAT, Test and Configuration Update
  • Staged Production Roll-out
  • Enablement/Adoption Training





Operate

Following the Skype Operations Framework, Softlanding will maintain and enhance the delivery of Skype for Business deployments through:

  • User Account Management Support (Add, Remove, Change)
  • Skype for Business Desktop Client Support & Training
  • Handset & Headset Support
  • Skype for Business Cloud PBX Configuration Management
  • Call Plan and Dial Plan Management
  • Call Quality Support
  • Azure Voicemail Support
  • Vendor Escalation Management




Service Delivery Management

Headsets & Handsets + Support  

Microsoft's Core Skype for Business Solution

Included Softlanding Enhancements

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