In today's digital age; technology, location and time zones should not be a barrier to productivity. Technology that promotes collaboration and the sharing of ideas are crucial to fostering talent and expanding social good.
NGA Human Resources (NGA HR), uses Microsoft Office 365's collaboration tools to make HR (human resources) work better. They help organizations pioneer digital HR, master payroll, ensure compliance, unlock workforce data, and deliver best-in-class HR operations.
With Microsoft Azure nonprofits no longer have to have an in house server, along with the headaches that come from fixing and maintaining it. Microsoft automatically scales the compute resources used by Azure Functions, and you’re billed for only the resources you work with.
The MIKE program, is a small nonprofit based in Portland, Oregon, which uses mentorships to empower youth to make better health choices. It's outdated IT system though, prevented the MIKE program the ability to reach it's full potential by consuming precious staff time and slowing workflow. With Office 365's new collaboration and accessability features, the cloud computing software has revolutionized the nonprofit’s day-to-day work.
Nonprofits rely on the generosity of their donors. The online fundraising platform Kickstarter, since 2009, 12 million people have donated, $2.8 billion has been pledged, and 118,464 projects have been successfully funded. Below are takeaways nonprofits can gain by looking at successful Kickstarter campaigns.
Comparing prices among the major IaaS cloud vendors is not as easy as simply checking the cost of one virtual machine versus another. There are a multitude of factors influence price: The number of software users, the type of software and the contract length, to name a few.
To achieve their goals of eradicating childhood malnutrition, and serving disadvantaged families at risk of falling through the gaps in social services. CONIN turned to Microsoft's Azure's integrated suite of cloud services – analytics, computing, web and mobile apps, networking, storage, and more – to empower their nonprofit to achieve more impact.
Tracking and analyzing data has becoming vital in showing the impact of your donor's generosity. Tracking donor information in a spreadsheat is has become ineffective. With multiple users inputting data into an Excel file there is a larger risk for input errors, which could cost your nonprofit.
This week Microsoft announced the accreditation of the HITRUST Certification to Azure. The HITRUST Certification is the most widely recognized security accreditation in the healthcare industry. It incorporates healthcare specific security, privacy and regulatory requirements from existing regulations such as HIPAA/HITECH, PCI, ISO 27001 and MARS-E as well as industry best practices.