Gartner Research

How Tech CEOs Can Work With (or Compete Against) Microsoft Office 365

Published: 02 July 2019

ID: G00383496

Analyst(s): Craig Roth


Tech CEOs partnering with or competing against Office 365 should focus on its strengths and weaknesses to create value-added, differentiated solutions. Here, we interpret findings from a Gartner Research Circle survey of O365 users to locate areas that are ripe for improvement.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Explore Server Opportunities as Well as Cloud
  • Target Less-Valued Components to Improve or Compete Against
  • Emphasize New Ways of Working
  • Keep an Eye on Problems and Opportunities
  • Exploit O365 Ecosystem Spending

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