A Customer Data Platform Picks Up Where CRM Leaves Off

If you had access to all your customer data, how would you use it? That's the question you should consider before you begin to bring your data together; then you can set your organization up for success. With the Azure data platform, you can take advantage of the efficiency and agility of the cloud by easily migrating to the cloud without changing code. Unlock insights and make predictions faster with Azure. Liquid Mercury Solutions and Microsoft are here to help you get the most out of your data. Contact us today to find out how we can help you transition to the data platform that IT pros trust.

Customer story: City of Corona

Do you want to make an impact on your organization? As an IT manager for the City of Corona, Kyle did. He saw an opportunity to pioneer IT technology and created a plan to help change the city's IT infrastructure. Using Microsoft 365 and Azure, Kyle connected thousands of the city's devices, so first responders had faster response times, traffic managers had real-time data, and the various departments could communicate more effectively. Think outside the box and shift to a modern business platform with Microsoft. Contact Liquid Mercury Solutions at sales@liquid-hg.com or (410) 633-5959 to find out how.

Missing Children Society of Canada

Missing Children Society of Canada uses social media to get the word out about missing children. Everything was going well with their social media push notification system until their system went down. Liquid Mercury Solutions knows you can't afford an interruption in your service, that's why we're here to help. To prevent further interruptions in service, MCSC migrated to Azure. With Azure cloud services, the first responders can immediately push information out on social media. The applications of Azure services are endless and can be used to scale your data with AI. Contact us today to find out how we can help.

Fruit of the Loom: Woven into the Fabric

How does Microsoft 365 Enterprise drive digital transformation at Fruit of the Loom? Watch this video to see the variety of ways the Microsoft 365 platform empowers employee collaboration and strengthens Fruit of the Loom's relationships with retailers. If you need experts in Microsoft 365, contact Liquid Mercury Solutions at sales@liquid-hg.com or (410) 633-5959

Why The Sales-Marketing Divide Is Disappearing

New technology, like marketing automation, is opening doors to easily provide relevant content to customers at every stage in the buying process. However, in order to make full use of these tools, marketing and sales functions need to be in close communication. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we can get you set up on the first step of this journey--sharing data and goals through the integrated Dynamics 365 platform. Check out this article for tips on keeping these two functions working as a seamless team. And contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to find the right platform to integrate your sales and marketing.

Crash course in Office 365: How it can help you grow your business

How could your customers benefit from an upgraded #security and #productivity solution? With Office 365, your customers can access a secure, comprehensive teamwork solution on any device, from virtually anywhere in the world. With tools and services designed to help customers work better together, your customers can protect sensitive data and grow business. Contact us at Liquid Mercury Solutions for more. Email sales@liquid-hg.com or call (410) 633-5959

Create a connected guest experience with Microsoft technology

With #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, your employees can easily communicate and share ideas with outside teams. Tools like file sharing and video conferencing allow you to connect with guest users in real time. And with new email capabilities in Office 365, you can exchange encrypted emails with anyone, on any device. And here's the best part--your company data is secure and preserved when shared with external users, so your sensitive information is safe. Check out this infographic and contact our team at Liquid Mercury Solutions to learn more. Email: sales@liquid-hg.com Phone: (410) 633-5959

Why companies who hire people with disabilities outperformed their peers

Some companies are afraid to hire people with disabilities. They fear added costs, such as boosts in healthcare expenses and loss of productivity. But these are misconceptions. Most white-collar jobs can be done remotely as easily as they can be from the office, which can improve flexibility and autonomy for employees in a modern workplace. How are you helping your diverse workforce achieve more? At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we can help you to modernize your workplace with industry-leading tools. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to learn more.

Customer story: Microsoft Super Bowl Commercial 2019: We All Win

Having the right tools enables you to connect with others and achieve more than you ever thought possible. The kids in this video found a level playing field by having the right controller tailored to their needs. With the right tools, they can connect and achieve more with their team. Imagine if your team had the right solutions--ways to tailor your modern workplace to fit the individual needs of every employee. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we have years of experience helping businesses just like yours to plan and adopt the right tools so your employees can achieve more. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to learn how.

Customer story: Mikaila Ulmer me and the bees

People are buzzing about young entrepreneur Mikaila Ulmer, who started her lemonade business, Me and the Bees, at only four years old. Customers loved her tasty product and resonated with her mission to save our fuzzy pollinating friends. As Mikaila's business began to take off, her family knew that to keep up with growth and to help her realize her dreams, they would need to take advantage of tech tools. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we believe in the power of technology to level the playing field for small businesses with big dreams. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to learn how we can help you turn your dreams into reality.

What is a composable infrastructure?

As you move to cloud infrastructures, you may find different configurations are better suited for your purposes. Composable infrastructure treats compute, storage, and network devices as pools of resources that can be divided as needed. It all depends on your different workloads and what they require for optimal performance. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we know that choosing the right infrastructure for your business can be a challenge, that's why we're here to help. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to learn more about how we can help you identify and implement a modern IT infrastructure for all your workloads.

Day in the life: IT project manager

As an IT manager, you're responsible for making sure IT projects meet stakeholders' needs and are delivered on time and within budget. That can be tough to do without the right collaboration platform--especially with a distributed workforce. With Teams, you can meet with groups of any size and host audio, video, and web conferences with anyone inside or outside your organization. You can even hold live events to attract and inform large numbers of people. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we want you to have the tools you need to collaborate and accomplish more. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to learn how we can help.

Customer Story: Clifton Coffee | Connect and Collaborate

Is your business in need of an updated communication platform? How about an easier way for employees to stay in touch, exchange ideas, and drive #innovation? With new communication technology available from #Microsoft, you can do all that and more. Check out this video to learn how you can set the bar for communication standards in your industry. Need help getting started? Contact Liquid Mercury Solutions at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com.

Top signs to know you’ve outgrown basic email marketing

Starting out, you decided to save costs with a simple email marketing strategy. Over time, you accumulated various add-on solutions to keep up with growing demand. Now you're juggling multiple applications all centered around your "simple" email strategy. Sound familiar? This is just one sign that your business has outgrown basic email marketing. As your business evolves, so must your tools! At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we're excited to help your business take the next step towards a more holistic solution. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com to learn how we can help you integrate your sales and marketing strategies today!

The insider’s guide to the modern workplace

By 2020, the total amount of digital data created is expected to mushroom to 44 zettabytes, a tenfold increase from 2013--and that number is growing. It's now more important than ever to have a modern workplace that can handle the data you need and help you communicate and collaborate the findings of that data with employees across the world. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we have the industry experts available to help you plan and implement your new modern workplace solutions.Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to discuss pricing and to learn more about the different strategies for adoption.

Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Marketing

Are your sales reps struggling through multiple programs to take a customer through the sales process? Nonintegrated platforms not only cost sales reps in productivity, but they also silo interaction data, which blocks potential insights. Make the most of your data with marketing automation tools like Dynamics 365 for Marketing. Streamline your marketing process and unlock valuable customer insights. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we want to help you get the most out of your data and reduce busywork for sales reps. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com to learn how Dynamics 365 can help align your sales and marketing efforts.

Managing Remote Employees? Spot This Problem and Improve Productivity

Good workplace relationships are the backbone of any successful business. How are you fostering meaningful communication among your teams? Research shows that the magic component to the most high-functioning teams is trust among individuals. If you've ever played a sport or acted in a play, you know this is true; the value of a connected team cannot be overstated. Check out this article for some pointers on how to help strengthen your strongest asset: your teams. What are you waiting for? Contact our team at Liquid Mercury Solutions to get started.

Customer story: M-Files

It's never easy migrating to the cloud. At content management vendor M-Files, they wanted to bring their on-premises IT infrastructure over to the cloud, but they had some concerns. That's why they turned to Azure. With Azure, they alleviated their concerns and migrate to the cloud seamlessly. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we know you may have similar concerns about shifting to the cloud, and we want to help you find the solution that fits your needs. Contact us at (410) 633-5959 or sales@liquid-hg.com today to set up a consultation and learn how your business can achieve more.

How to determine the right CRM and marketing automation for SMBs

Many companies make the mistake of assuming they need to be large-scale enterprises before they will see an ROI for digital tools like CRM or marketing automation systems. But these tools can save SMBs valuable time and offer insights to increase the impact of a relatively small team of sellers and marketers. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we want to help you find the right CRM and marketing automation platform for your business needs. Contact us today to learn more about the exciting capabilities of Dynamics 365 and why it will drive a hefty ROI for your SMB.

Getting Started with Red Hat on Azure

Open source can give you freedom and choice, helping you extend your cloud investment. But many solutions lack the integrations and support you need. Azure is part of Red Hat's Certified Cloud Service Provider program, so all the benefits of your current subscription transfer with you on Azure. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we have well-trained and experienced employees ready to help with your open-source needs. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help.

Six types of remote workers and how to support them

Are you ready to bring new levels of #productivity to your #team? Check out this e-book for best practices on how to support #remote employees and empower them to do their best work. This e-book outlines specific challenges unique to remote workers and how you can overcome common hurdles and promote stability and creativity among your team. Ready to change the way your team does business? Contact us at Liquid Mercury Solutions to get started!

Using Azure and Visual Studio Team Services for open-source development

Do you currently use AWS with open-source solutions? Well, the good news is, you have another option. With the right tools, you can shift your infrastructure over to another cloud platform with increased scalability and flexibility. Microsoft recently migrated Modern Muse's open-source systems from Amazon Web Services (AWS) to Microsoft Azure to demonstrate the flexibility and range of their technologies. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we can help you migrate your open-source technologies and give you access to the agility, accessibility, and scalability of Azure. Contact us today to learn more.

Gen Z Brings a Whole New Dynamic to the Workforce

For the Gen Z army flooding the global talent pool, tech and feedback are a top concern when looking for potential companies to work for. They've grown up with instant feedback, and they expect that same feedback at work. Adopting the right tech solutions can go a long way in helping your managers provide feedback quicker. Tools like Teams allow your employees to co-author documents and make corrections on the fly. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we want to help you plan and adopt the collaborative solution that works best for your application so you can attract the best talent. Contact us today to learn more.

Customer story: Swarovski boosts global sales and marketing with Microsoft Dynamics 365

The lines of the sales process are blurring. Customers are interacting with companies across multiple channels simultaneously and gathering information from a variety of sources. In order to be effective, sales reps need an understanding of all these interactions in real time. Dynamics 365 for Sales can compile massive amounts of customer data and display it to sales professionals all over the world at the touch of a button, offering easily useable insights. At Liquid Mercury Solutions, we want to ensure your sales professionals are prepared to meet customer needs, no matter what they are.

Customer story: Teesside University fills the digital skills gap using Microsoft Teams

At Teesside University, the staff have a passion for digital transformation and the many possibilities tech holds. That's why when it came time to adopt a modern collaboration solution, they knew they needed a broad range of features. With Teams, they can collaborate from anywhere, embed pictures, co-author documents, and satisfy their long list of needs. At Liquid Mercury Solutions we know you're passionate about the future of digital solutions in your workplace. We want to help you modernize with a suite of tools that's right for your business. Contact us today to learn how we can help.