Press Release: Microsoft discusses its partnership with Powell Software

by Emily Houssier

Paris, France: Thanks to Microsoft’s continued support around the world, Powell Software continues to deliver sustained growth month after month and plans to accelerate further in 2022 to better serve the many customers who want to evolve their digital workplace to connect their employees.

Powell Software, a leading provider of digital workplace solutions, now has over 400 customers using its platform, with over 50% coming from international markets. The year 2021 was marked by intense acceleration, with 140 new customers choosing Powell Intranet for their internal communication needs and more than 60 customers opting for Powell Teams.

What makes Powell Software strong?

Powell Software’s greatest strength? The power and level of expertise of its 50+ partners around the world. Today those partners are represented by over 600 people certified on Powell Software’s offerings!

Indeed, Powell Software’s numerous partners across the globe allow them to deliver a unique quality of service on the market.

What’s more, over the last number of years Powell Software’s partnership with Microsoft has helped them accelerate greatly. This collaboration is not only based on a cutting-edge technological partnership, but also on a very strong commercial partnership between the Microsoft and Powell Software sales teams. All Powell Software offers are now available to all Microsoft customers and partners through the Microsoft marketplace.

But who is Powell Software?

Powell Software helps companies that have chosen Microsoft 365 to build a digital workplace that connects them to every employee including hybrid workers:

  • Keep employees with a PC or cell phone informed and engaged by enriching and expanding the Microsoft Viva and SharePoint suite

Powell Intranet allows Communication and HR Departments of public and private organizations, such as Sopra Steria, RSL LifeCare, and Quest Diagnostics, to set up an intranet that reflects their image and is personalized while benefiting from an adoption rate that is twice as high as that of traditional intranets: targeting of news according to user profiles and preferences, gamification and social link functions, ease of publication and administration for contributors

Learn more about Powell Intranet:

  • Enable-IT teams to establish governance and lifecycle while balancing control and agility for Microsoft Teams

Powell Teams allows IT departments of organizations such as Thea Pharma, Circet, or AFM Telethon to save 80% of the time spent on Microsoft Teams administration, while improving the employee experience. The number of Teams created remains under control thanks to best practices defined by IT, dividing by 2 the number of inactive Teams or those without owners.

Learn more about Powell Teams:

  • Deploy these solutions regardless of the size of the company with its network of Microsoft-certified partners

Powell Software adapts to companies of all sizes, whether with a highly customized solution for very large organizations such as SNCF or “ready-to-deploy” solutions for SMEs such as Paye Expert Solution, reinforced by its network of more than 50 certified partners worldwide.

Learn more about Together, the Powell Software intranet for medium-sized enterprises:

See first-hand how Circet is building closer working relationships and gathering deeper insights with Powell Teams and Microsoft Graph by clicking here.

Quote from Edouard Payenneville, Chief Sales Officer at Powell Software

 “We are very proud of our global partnership with Microsoft, which on a daily basis helps us enhance our products with ever stronger and complementary customer perceived value between the Powell Software platform and Microsoft 365 and Viva tools. The business partnership helps us bring unique, end-to-end value to all customers around the world.”

Quote from Gilles d’Aramon, General Manager – Partners & Start-Ups Division at Microsoft

“The Microsoft teams are very proud to be able to count on the quality and innovation brought by our partner Powell Software. Powell Software has demonstrated for years the ability of its platform to transform the communication and collaboration spaces of many customers. We are also convinced at Microsoft that we bring more value to our customers by being at Powell Software’s side.”

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