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Customer Success Story

November 11th, 2015
Customer Success Story

At age 15, R.G. was smart but shy—so shy that he often spoke in a whisper that left people asking him to repeat what he said.

Team Venti Takes Home Microsoft Award for Third Year!

July 30th, 2015
Team Venti Takes Home Microsoft Award for Third Year!

Team Venti today announced it has been named Area Cloud Partner of the Year by Microsoft’s US Small and Mid-sized Business (SMB) Organization for the third year in a row.

The award recognizes U.S. SMB partners who have demonstrated a commitment to Microsoft Cloud business, resulting in consistent year-over-year growth in client adoption.

What’s new in Skype for Business

May 6th, 2015

If you already use Skype to stay in touch with friends and family in your life away from work, you'll appreciate the power and simplicity of Skype for Business where it's easy to find and connect with co-workers. And you can use the devices you already have to reach businesses through an enterprise-grade, secure, IT-managed platform.

Skype for Business is here!

April 21st, 2015

What's all the hoopla about?  Lync is now Skype for Business, combining all the enterprise goodness of Lync with the familiarity and reach of Skype.

Here's a little teaser video we would like to share with you.  For more information about Skype for Business, contact us today!

Why is Charley Wentworth smiling?

April 17th, 2015

Three years ago his company (actually his Mom and Dad's) decided to modernize their IT operations by moving to the Microsoft Cloud.  In those days what we now know as 'Office 365' used to be called Microsoft Online Services.  Continuing their tradition of innovation, by moving to the Microsoft Cloud, The Wentworth Company leapfrogged their competition by lowering monthly IT operating costs, improving the communications and productivity of its staff and focusing on activities that drive business growth and better customer service.

Have you heard of Office 365 ‘Clutter’?

March 10th, 2015

Office 365 Clutter service is a service that helps clean up user inboxes by moving e-mails deemed as 'low priority' into a Clutter folder in Outlook.  Clutter leverages machine learning, in addition to usage, and "learns" what users consider important or not.

Re-introducing the best way to deploy Lync UC!

March 3rd, 2015
Re-introducing the best way to deploy Lync UC!


We are very excited to announce that our sister organization Azendent is now BlueSky UC.  Just as before, there's no easier way to deploy Lync UC (unified communications) alongside your Office 365 subscription than with BlueSky UC.

Microsoft Lync unifies voice and video calls, Lync Meetings, presence, and instant messaging (IM) in one easy-to-use client, making it simple to choose and switch between different forms of communication.

Are you getting the full value of your Office 365 subscription?

January 12th, 2015
Are you getting the full value of your Office 365 subscription?

Starting at around $2 per user per month, Office 365 offers an amazing level of value and functionality and a new and less expensive way of computing for organizations and individuals.  Cloud computing has turned traditional IT spending upside down, removing the need for expensive hardware and software infrastructure deployments and upgrades and helping you spend resources where they matter the most.

Happy Birthday Office 365!

November 22nd, 2014

When Microsoft introduced their Online Services offering in 2008 we knew it was going to have a significant impact in the industry. Back then Team Venti as barely one year old and we made the decision to place this new "Microsoft Cloud" front and center in our strategic plans and service offerings.