Save the Children U.S.: Global Nonprofit Uses Cloud Services to Support Field Staff With Well-Managed PCs
The save the Children U.S. IT staff supports a highly mobile workforce of more than 500 people who travel the world advocating for children. These employees expect their portable computers to be up and running no matter where they are working. That is why Save the Children U.S. subscribed to the Windows Intune cloud-based PC-management solution from Microsoft that includes upgrade rights to Windows 7 Enterprise. Now desktop-support staff members use a simple, web-based console to perform endpoint protection, PC management tasks, and remote assistance, which empowers employees to work more productively. They avoided U.S.$50,000 in software upgrade costs and is saving $20,000 annually by retiring its endpoint protection solution - valuable resources that it can apply toward boosting services for needy children everywhere.