# Accelerate Mergers and Acquisitions IT

## Consolidating Email, Directories, and Collaboration Software Can Be Simple With Stratus Innovations Group

If you have acquired or merged with another organization, you will likely need to consolidate different IT platforms. It’s easy to get bogged down in this process, but Stratus Innovations Group can help you remain focused on high-level strategic aspects of the acquisition.

We have developed a solution that allows you to quickly consolidate Active Directory, email platforms, and collaboration tools. With this solution in place, you can quickly realize the synergistic benefits of merging organizations while reducing costs and risk.

By consolidating email and Microsoft Office collaboration software to Microsoft's Office 365 and Windows Azure, we can dramatically reduce the cost, time, and complexity of combining collaboration infrastructure from multiple organizations.

## Primary Benefits of This Mergers and Acquisitions Solution

Utilizing Microsoft’s cloud platform to consolidate disparate organizations' IT environments provides the following benefits:

• Rapid Active Directory integration, either via migration tools or cross-forest trusts
• Integrated organization-wide global address list
• Tools and processes to automate the migration of your current on-site email data to Office 365 Exchange Online
• Freeing up your IT staff to focus on technology initiatives that will truly grow your business by turning day-to-day collaboration software and systems management over to Microsoft
• Moving from a client access license (CAL) model to a user subscription license (USL) model that allows you the flexibility of a pay-as-you-go pricing model and typically costs less
• Always using the most recent, secure versions of Microsoft Office collaboration tools

## Contact Stratus Innovations Group to Make Your M&A Transition Seamless

Our singular focus and purpose is helping your business be more profitable and efficient. If you are going through the M&A process — or you have been putting it off — you may want to combine this solution with our incredibly low-priced Exchange Online migration solution offering.

### Associated Service: Exchange Online Migration Solution Offering

New Albany, OH 43054

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