With growing concerns around COVID-19, we’re seeing an immediate rise in the mobile workforce. 56% of employees, have a job that could be done remotely1. If members of your workforce fall into this category or are being forced to adapt anyway, it’s likely you’re researching how to quickly set them up for success in a home office. While IT teams around the country are under the pump to quickly deliver suitable systems to keep businesses connected, Data#3 is here to help with a variety of ‘work from home’ solutions.
Although it may be tempting to run out to your local retail store and madly buy devices for your employees, panic buying will lead to all sorts of asset management and security headaches down the line. In testing times, remain true to your policies and procedures, and purchase commercial grade hardware that is fit for purpose for your team.
Data#3 has a variety of work from home bundles, with hardware that delivers your SOE, applications and meets enterprise security requirements. Not only that, but as a prioritised Tier 1 partner of HP and Microsoft, and the largest Australian reseller of both vendors, we can help facilitate buffer stock for our customers.
Set up your remote workers for success with a home office bundle from Hewlett Packard. HP’s PC’s and printers help keep your employees productive, secure and safe with privacy shutter, multifactor authentication and HP Security built into the device.
HP’s versatile devices offer advanced video conferencing technology:
Data#3 has secured special COVID-19 pricing on the following items when bundled together. They can also be purchased individually.
The devices and technology you deploy for your remote team will be key in eliminating challenges and supporting creativity, collaboration, productivity and security. With a full suite of devices, Microsoft Surface offers a solution for every user and work style.
Lenovo devices combine the right mix of power, flexibility and design to keep the mobile workforce productive – no matter where in the world they are. Stay productive and connected, from anywhere.
The Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon is Lenovo’s thinnest business Ultrabook. However, this laptop is no featherweight— with more processing power, memory, and storage to keep you productive wherever you go. Equipped with new X1 Carbon LTE-A (4G),you’ll always have connectivity and access to your data and apps – even when WiFi is out of range Combined with Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Active Noise Cancellation Headphones, a 21.5” monitor and USB C Dock, your home office space will be a thing of envy.
The Lenovo ThinkBook 14 makes remote working easy. Video calls are a snap with its dual-array Skype-certified mics and built-in speakers. The 14” FHD display is edged with narrow bezels, giving you more space to work and focus on the task at hand. Combined with a 21.5” monitor, VOIP Headset and USB C Dock, transform any space into a productive home office space.
With growing concerns around COVID-19, many schools are closing, or currently reviewing their learning continuity plans. No matter how great your LMS or collaboration tools are, they quickly become redundant if your students and teachers aren’t set up with the right devices to facilitate learning.
Microsoft Surface devices are intuitive, high-performance tools that give educators and students the power and freedom to work securely, anywhere, anytime. Whether it’s a Monday morning Mandarin lesson at the kitchen table, or an afternoon of science experiments on the veranda, keyboards can’t facilitate these lessons. The Surface pen, however, enables students to participate in all classes with digital inking. And with built in speakers, microphone and front facing camera, students can stay connected via digital collaboration platforms such as Microsoft Teams for Education or Cisco Webex for Education.
The HP laptop range for students is a versatile line-up of devices to support a range of learning activities. Whether students are typing in laptop mode, drawing in tablet mode or watching a video in tent mode, they’ll have everything they need, including built-in Wi-Fi, cameras, touch and stylus capabilities, to connect with their classroom and continue learning from home.
Imagine a family of four working from the dining room table. Now imagine everyone trying to have a phone conversation on speaker phone at the same time. Having the right headset is more important than ever. We tested the audio quality of Apple EarPods compared to an enterprise grade headset, it’s worth your investment. If you’re employees are looking after kids, whilst working from home, they’re going need noise-cancelation. In fact, the whole family is going to need a headset with good microphone, to stay connected on video calls and participate in learning or online meetings.
For crystal clear calls and conferencing speak to us about a headsets from leading vendors such as Cisco, Poly, Jabra and Microsoft Surface.
The next generation of Surface Headphones.
Designed for all-day comfort, improved sound quality and more battery life. Surface Headphones 2 feature crystal-clear omnisonic sound, touch, tap and dial controls, 13 levels of active noise cancellation, ultra-comfortable ear pads and dual mics for exceptional call clarity. Surface Headphones 2 are designed for comfort and control, pairing perfectly with your Surface devices to enhance each element of your Surface experience.
Although many organisations aspire to be a paperless operation, print has proven it’s still vital within the majority of Australian businesses.
Many employees do not have printing and scanning capabilities from home, but our HP team have a number options to keep your paper-oriented people signing and scanning contracts or printing student worksheets from home.
Data#3 in partnership with HP Financial Services and Microsoft Surface can offer your business flexible ways to procure end user compute, without the need to find capital immediately. Whether you’re looking for a simple 12-36 month lease, or a full device as a service solution, we can have mobile devices in the hands of your team fast with a convenient procurement model that won’t break the bank.
As Microsoft’s and HP’s largest Australian device reseller, Data#3 has over 15 years’ experience improving device fulfilment and implementation for our clients we will help you end the frustrations associated with device sourcing, deployment and warranties. In time of great change, we’re here to support customers and their employee’s be productive from wherever their located. Reach out below and let us know what your team needs to work from home.