Sweden-based Qbranch provides IT services to companies across the Nordic region. Their goal was to create a hardware platform and deliver desktop services for each customer in a fraction of the time. The company also wanted to develop a self-service application portal to give customers more control. It built a secure, automated solution based on Microsoft technologies, including Windows Azure Service Bus. Now, customers gain access to applications almost instantly, and end users can make changes to applications or access rights in seconds.