Cloud Computing Concept

Cloud hosted solutions simplify on premises IT systems and better
support hybrid/home working


Academy Networks can deploy and implement a range of cloud based solutions to meet specific business needs including SAAS systems and cloud hosted servers. These solutions are typically charged on a monthly/annual subscription which can prove more flexible whilst avoiding the initial capital and ongoing maintenance costs of on-premises servers.

Cloud hosted solutions are designed to be accessed over the Internet and tend to better a distributed workforce providing office and homeworkers the same user experience. Microsoft Teams provides an excellent platform for collaboration for geographically separated employees with video calls, screen sharing, chat and voice calls.

These solutions include:

Exchange Online
Microsoft Office 365
SharePoint Online
Online data backup
Microsoft Azure server hosting
Cloud hosted IP phone systems

Cloud solutions are not always the best or most cost effective solution, and we are happy to assist with evaluating pros and cons of the options available to ensure you get the right balance of cost, performance and reliability for your business.


Microsoft 365 offers an very attractive cloud solution encompassing Exchange e-mail, SharePoint document portals and the Teams unified communications platform. For more details click here.