- Company Expands Integrations with Microsoft 365 Suite, which Gains Millions of New Users Every Month, Enabling Enterprise Architecture Teams to Engage Larger Groups of Business Players
- Improved interoperability of iServer365 platform with Microsoft 365 collaboration suite powers enterprise-centric enterprise architecture in response to growing market demand
July 7, 2021; London, United Kingdom: Orbus software, a global software publisher and recognized leading provider of enterprise architecture (EA) software for digital transformation, strengthened its alignment with Microsoft 365 to meet the growing needs of an enterprise-centric enterprise architecture.
Long-time Microsoft Gold Partner, Orbus Software has improved the interoperability of iServer365 with the Microsoft 365 collaboration suite. As global adoption of Microsoft 365 has exploded, native integrations of iServer365 with collaborative applications such as Teams , SharePoint, Power BI and Power Automate allow its main users – the enterprise architects – to involve the stakeholders of the C-Suite and through the strategic and operational roles of the company. . It is a critical enabler of enterprise-centric EA, focusing beyond the traditional scope of IT planning and governance to support transformation, modernization and innovation goals. of the company.
In light of the global pandemic and the shift to remote working, Microsoft has hyper-accelerated in the adoption of its cloud-based collaboration and productivity applications, delivered as part of the Microsoft 365 productivity suite. SaaS. Microsoft Teams now has over 145 million Daily Active Users (DAUs) with over 3 million DAUs joining each month, while SharePoint Online has over 200 million monthly active users. Orbus Software’s deep integration with these applications with iServer365 means that business stakeholders can be engaged with the tools they know and trust, maximizing engagement, value and rapid adoption of users, with minimal or no learning curve.
The latest enhancements to the iServer365 platform include new integrations that support importing cloud resources and cost information from Azure APIs, the ability to send lifecycle reviews to a channel Microsoft Teams and support for entering data entry forms using Microsoft lists. Additional integrations include creating Microsoft Planner tasks to examine items and actions from the Enterprise Architecture repository, technology radar visualizations in Power BI, and importing Agile artifacts from Azure DevOps.
Rupert Colbourne, CTO at Orbus Software, commented, “With over 80% of large companies now adopting the entire Microsoft 365 suite, our iServer365 platform is now the solution of choice for organizations looking to EA to guide their digital transformation journey. By adapting and integrating with Microsoft’s technology stack, we support the growing demand for business-centric transformation by enabling enterprise architecture teams to engage the business in familiar tools they use. daily.
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About Orbus software
Orbus Software is a global software publisher and a leading recognized provider of cloud solutions for digital transformation. Its products promote alignment between strategy and execution by leveraging familiar Microsoft tools to ensure rapid adoption and industry-leading functionality.
Market-leading iServer suite from Orbus Software provides customers with a strategic decision-making platform addressing key disciplines of digital transformation including enterprise architecture (EA), strategic portfolio management (SPM), Business Process Analysis (BPA) and Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC). .
Orbus Software’s customers are primarily large blue-chip companies and government organizations located in the Americas, Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Asia-Pacific region, spanning all industry verticals. . The company is customer-centric and fully focused on technological innovation that further accelerates the success of its customers. Examples of global customers include AstraZeneca, IKEA, Motonovo, Dell, Mastercard, New York Power, Mayo Clinic, Rio Tinto, Brisbane Airport, CIB Bank, Schroders and Saab.