Bringing Office365 to Jacksonville’s ALA Chapter

ACTS, an Enterprise IT consulting firm, is pleased to announce its CEO James Farhat is speaking to the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA).

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Jacksonville, Florida (PRWEB) June 12, 2014

ACTS, is pleased to announce its CEO James Farhat will be speaking to the Association of Legal Administrators (ALA) on Thursday, June 12th at their monthly lunch meeting. June’s meeting is being sponsored by U.S. Legal Support and will be held at Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP located at 50 N. Laura Street, Suite 2600, Jacksonville, FL. Mr. Farhat will be discussing the features and benefits of Microsoft Office365.

Office 365 is a cloud-based service hosted by Microsoft that brings together familiar Microsoft Office desktop applications with business-class email, shared calendars, instant messaging (IM), video conferencing, and file sharing. With Office 365, businesses receive secure, enterprise-grade tools for a predictable monthly cost and no upfront infrastructure investments. Office 365 is not a one-size-fits-all solution. There are multiple plans available to fit different company sizes and needs. Features and benefits include some of the following: document sharing, instant messaging and video conferencing, and business-class email.

The ALA is an international organization of more than 10,000 members throughout the United States, Canada and 20 other countries. Headquartered in Lincolnshire, Illinois and formed in 1971, the ALA consists of 109 chapters representing firms of all sizes. Founded in 1976, the Jacksonville Chapter has approximately 35 members and serves the Northeast area of Florida. ALA provides support to professionals involved in the management of law firms, corporate legal departments and governmental legal agencies. Members are administrators, office managers and others who direct important areas of law office management including human resources, finance, technology, facilities and marketing. The Jacksonville Chapter meets once a month at noon.

“We are excited about sharing with the ALA members how to utilize the capabilities Office365 has that will give their organizations the ability to work better and more efficiently together,” says CEO, James Farhat.

ACTS is a Florida-based technology solution provider working with businesses to leverage technology for competitive advantage. Serving SMBs to Fortune 500 enterprises, ACTS is grounded in a business outcome methodology with the ultimate focus of helping clients drive better business results. ACTS’ ability to provide both applications and the infrastructure that powers them offers efficiency and convenience. Solutions are deployed on-premise, hosted or in the cloud – including managed services with 24/7 support.