We personalise each migration project to the customer so that goals and objectives are achieved. This is done by having a consultation at the beginning of each project we start, to fully understand the business.
We have a team of consultants and developers that have years of experience in multiple different industries, there isn’t a Teams migration project we can’t handle.
If you want to take full advantage of Teams, consider migrating today, we handle every aspect of migration from initial planning to support and training.
Are you one of the many Skype for Business clients who have homed their communication on Skype for Business On-Premises and are now considering the shift to Microsoft Teams? The journey from Skype for Business to Teams presents an opportunity to elevate your communication and collaboration experience.
Why Upgrade to Teams?
As of July 31, 2021, Skype for Business On-Premises has been retired, urging users to make the move towards Microsoft Teams. This transition provides users with enhanced features, integrated applications, and a modern interface that fosters teamwork and productivity. By migrating from Skype for Business to Teams, you unlock the potential of Microsoft 365’s comprehensive suite, changing the way your organisation collaborates for the better.
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Considerations for a Successful Migration
Before starting your migration journey, it’s crucial to assess both technical and user readiness. Evaluate your current infrastructure and ensure compatibility with Teams. Prepare your users by offering training and resources to ease the transition.
A critical aspect of the migration is managing your organisation’s phone system and Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) connectivity. Teams provides flexible phone system integration, enabling you to make calls through the platform. Our team can help you explore the available options to choose what best suits your communication needs. A successful upgrade aligns technical execution with strategic planning. At Valto we define a clear migration roadmap outlining the timeline, key milestones, and responsibilities, by understanding your business and goals we can successfully identify potential challenges and devise contingency plans to minimise any disruptions.
The shift from Skype for Business to Teams requires a comprehensive approach. This involves migrating user data, chat histories, and settings, ensuring smooth continuity of operations.
Guiding your Skype for Business users to Teams involves effective communication and support. You will need to highlight the benefits of Teams, addressing any concerns they may have. At Valto we can provide ample resources and training to help users harness the full potential of the new platform.
Navigating Your Journey
Getting started with Teams demands careful planning and execution. Collaborate with our experts who specialise in migration to ensure a seamless transition that aligns with your organisation’s goals. Valto is here to assist you every step of the way, ensuring that your upgrade to Teams is a resounding success.
Don’t miss the opportunity to elevate your communication and collaboration capabilities. Embrace the power of Microsoft Teams, redefine teamwork, and propel your organization into the future of digital collaboration.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Why should I migrate from Skype to Microsoft Teams?
Microsoft Teams offers an integrated platform that combines chat, video meetings, file sharing, and collaboration tools, providing a more comprehensive and seamless communication experience compared to Skype.
Will I lose my data during the migration?
No, a well-planned migration process ensures that your data is securely transferred from Skype to Microsoft Teams without loss. Our experts at Valto follow best practices to ensure a smooth transition.
Can I migrate my existing conversations and chat history?
Yes, the migration process includes transferring your existing conversations and chat history from Skype to Microsoft Teams, preserving your valuable communication data.
What happens to my Skype contacts?
Your Skype contacts can be imported into Microsoft Teams, allowing you to continue your connections without interruption.
Are there any differences in features between Skype and Microsoft Teams?
Yes, Microsoft Teams offers enhanced collaboration features like integrated file sharing, real-time collaboration on documents, app integrations, and advanced meeting capabilities that go beyond Skype’s functionality.
How long does the migration process take?
The duration of the migration process can vary based on factors such as the size of your organisation and the complexity of your data. Our experienced team at Valto will provide you with an estimated timeline tailored to your situation.
Do I need to retrain my team on how to use Microsoft Teams?
Microsoft Teams shares some similarities with Skype, but it also introduces new features. We provide training and support to ensure your team is comfortable and proficient with using Microsoft Teams effectively.
Can I migrate just my chat history without moving my files?
The migration process can be customized to your needs. If you prefer to migrate only your chat history, our experts can tailor the migration plan accordingly.
Is there a risk of downtime during the migration?
Our migration process is designed to minimise downtime and disruptions. We plan and execute the migration to ensure a smooth transition, allowing your team to continue working seamlessly.
Why should I choose Valto for my Skype to Teams migration?
Valto specialises in Microsoft solutions and migrations. Our experienced team ensures a well-executed migration, offering expertise, support, and a commitment to a successful transition for your organization.
To get started with Valto and take your business to the next level, get in touch with our team today
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