As a banking leader in Latin America and one of the largest banks in the world, Itaú Unibanco handles thousands of transactions every second. By migrating to @MicrosoftAzure SQL Server, Itaú Unibanco can confidently scale data collection and infrastructure maintenance while continuing to deliver high-level service. Watch this video to learn more:
While your complete security environment will include a mix of solutions from different vendors, you can feel confident with Microsoft at the heart of it, you’ll have:
• Solutions built secure from the bottom up
• Over 3,500 people dedicated to security – more than most governments, let alone companies
• Internal spending of ~$1B/year on security internally
• Applied intelligence based on trillions of signals across all Microsoft services
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What’s right for you? With Microsoft Azure, you have choices. Run part of your business in the cloud, on your terms and your timeline. Pay only for what you use. Take advantage of free assessment and migration tools. #Azure migration has so much cost-effective innovation, we’d love to share it with you. Contact us Demand ITS Inc..
What are you doing to help your teams work better together?
#Teamwork is about more than just changing the way that employees communicate. It’s about understanding the roots of human behavior and putting in the work to keep your employees engaged. Check out this article for tips to boost teamwork in your business.
Need help getting started? Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. for more on how our #Microsoft Teamwork solutions can help your employees do their best work.
There is no easy migration approach, but Microsoft Services can help make it easier by providing “relationship-based, end-to-end capabilities that helps you manage costs and risk, augment your in-house IT skills, and migrate your applications to a modern cloud.” You choose your strategy—lift and shift, optimized, or modernized. Check out this datasheet for more detailed information and connect with Demand ITS Inc.. @Azure #Azure
Are your core values clear to your team? How about prospective employees? “Too many companies neglect to practice or even define their core values,” writes Karen Rice, HR VP at Slickdeals. She warns that if you don’t clearly define what you stand for—in your materials and with your team—then they essentially get defined for you and not always as you would like.
Your value proposition is what sets your organization apart from the rest. It is the main reason customers buy from you (and not your competitors). Since you’ll use your value proposition for all your sales and marketing materials, it’s worth the investment of time and energy now.
Read “Five Tips to Enhance Your Company’s Value Proposition by Defining Your Core Values” to learn straightforward tips on defining your core values, so you create or update your value proposition accordingly.
The increasing frequency of security breaches and sophistication of cyber attacks has made providing end-user flexibility and securing company data a delicate balancing act. We can help you centralize visibility and control in an approach that keeps your end-users and IT department top of mind. Contact us to get started.
Do you want to improve communication among your employees?
With #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft, communication has never been easier. With a single hub for accessing company resources and so many ways for your employees to easily connect with other team members, they can’t lose. Check out this video to learn how @CliftonCoffeeRoasters grew their business by adopting a Microsoft teamwork platform.
Our team at Demand ITS Inc. can help you shake up your teamwork solutions and get the most out of your workday. Contact us to learn more.
A company’s core values set the tone for everything: employee interactions and meetings, written materials, website and social platforms, customer service…the list doesn’t end. This is why it’s crucial that you talk about the core principles that define your company—if you don’t talk about them, it likely means you’re not comfortable with them. Team members need to know what their company stands for. To stay current with thought leadership topics, subscribe to Demand ITS Inc. today!
For companies with multiple automated sites, Microsoft @Azure is the key to transforming operations to slash overhead costs and achieve operational efficiencies. Learn from the experience of SitePro, a software company that uses #Azure to unify automation systems and deliver remote, real-time access to data to improve decision making and business health.
Experts estimate that only 1 in 4 leads turn into sales, so “this means your sales process needs to be able to identify those leads quickly and accurately,” writes Gilles Muys in Forbes magazine. This is only one of the reasons to invest in cloud capabilities for your business—so you can better serve your prospective customers. Read the rest of his article, “What’s the Future of Your Technology Capabilities?” for more insight as to why it’s clear: cloud technology is here to stay.
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Security used to be simple. But today, data is everywhere. Traditional IT boundaries are disappearing — requiring organizations to protect data on employee-owned mobile devices and SaaS applications not operated by IT. Demand ITS Inc. can help manage your security concerns and keep your organization productive. Contact us today!
How could your company benefit from a better teamwork strategy? Step up your teamwork game with Demand ITS Inc. and Microsoft.
When your employees have a streamlined method of connecting and working together, there’s no limit to what your company can achieve. For @CliftonCoffeeRoasters, the decision to switch to #Teamworksolutions from #Microsoft was easy.
Check out this video to see how they leveraged communication technology from Microsoft to grow their business and expand their reach across the UK.
Cost concerns for migrating to the cloud? @Azure Hybrid Benefit, Azure Credits, partner funding and free extended security updates for Windows Server will help offset migration costs. Plus, there are free #Azure migration tools to assess and migrate workloads. What are you waiting for? Connect with Demand ITS Inc. for assistance.
According to the @NYTimes and @Microsoft, by 2025, 75% of the workforce will be comprised of Millennials.
“For the first time, there are five generations working together–from the youngest of the Greatest Generation to the oldest of Gen Z. After a revolution in the workplace spurred by technology, companies are finding that a balanced approach may be the most effective.”
Our team can help you modernize your workplace to meet the needs of your diverse workforce. Visit https://www.demand-its.com to learn more about our Windows 10 and Microsoft 365 Business solutions.
Modern trends such as social media, mobile devices, and IoT are producing so much data that the volume in existence is doubling every two years. Many corporations understand the potential for this data to provide useful insights but not many are able to process it in a time-effective way to inform decisions.
@Azure could be your differentiator. The cloud and AI analytics have the ability to process huge amounts of data and provide actionable insights to your business in a timely manner. Connect with Demand ITS Inc. with all your #Azure questions.
Struggling to grow your business?
Before @ThinkUpConsulting implemented #Office365 on #Windows 10 devices, employees wasted time switching between disparate systems. They created a unified solution to accelerate their business and save time.
Watch this video to see how Think Up Consulting has transformed their small business, and visit https://www.demand-its.com to learn how you can #GetModern with our Microsoft solutions.
How did the software platform SitePro find their competitive edge? By making themselves the “one-stop shop” for oil and gas companies to combine what used to be multiple systems–each operated by a different third party–into a single, scalable, integrated system.
For their customers, this means faster setup times for new facilities and efficient monitoring of their equipment. For SitePro, it means more business. Everyone wins. And, with the vast and affordable scalability @Azure provides, they are free to expand their services exactly when needed and not a moment before.
Contact us to learn more about finding your competitive advantage with #Azure.
How would you like to reduce costs and enhance your security features on a new device?
$1.1 million was saved by those using Windows 10 as a result of reduced productivity impact of malware infections. With #Windows 10, you can save time, stay up to date, and reduce costs. Check out the full @Forrester study on @Windows security features.
And if you’re ready to replace your old device and #GoModern, contact Demand ITS Inc. to learn more.
“At this point, cloud adoption is mainstream,” said Sid Nag, research vice president at Gartner, Inc. The world’s leading research and advisory company, Gartner forecasts a 17% growth in worldwide public cloud services in 2020. IaaS is forecast to grow 24%! Check out this press release and contact Demand ITS Inc. for answers to your #Azure migration questions.
70% of small and midsize businesses (SMBs) reinvest saved money into their business thanks to the cloud. Are you using the #cloud? Work smarter, not harder, with the latest Office apps and intelligent #AI capabilities to enable your employees. Simplify the process of keeping devices up to date while saving time, reducing costs, and gaining control.
And for more on how you can #GoModern with @Windows 10 and @Office365, give us a call Demand ITS Inc. .
Considering the cloud? We know how important it is for your business-critical apps to be quickly up and running. Same for web applications and databases. Microsoft @Azure has tools to help migrate workloads with minimal code changes. #Azure simply has the smoothest route and most straightforward transition from on-promises to the cloud. Check this out and connect with Demand ITS Inc. for migration assistance.
Thinking about modernizing your business? As you research cloud-based services, know that Microsoft Azure has unbeatable offers. Customers are realizing significant savings by taking advantage of unique offers such as Extended Security Updates only offered through #Azure. The Azure Migration Program walks customers step-by-step through the journey to the cloud. Contact Demand ITS Inc. now for assistance!
@ThinkUpConsulting has saved $13,925 a year by using #MicrosoftTeams.
Always looking to work smarter, Think Up is reducing costs by getting modern with @Microsoft. With the wide range of tools available in #Windows 10 and #Office365, Think Up has already replaced several applications from other providers.
Thinking about Getting Modern? Contact us to find out more. #GetModern
Updating software and installing on-premises infrastructure takes time—time away from running your business. Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB processing time skips from weeks to a mere few minutes—something that only cloud technology can accomplish. Check out this video to watch how moving to the cloud allows a company to maximize the potential of their software and their business.
Interested in what Azure could do for your business? Contact Demand ITS Inc. today.
Cloud service providers can play a key role in the modernization of app development simply by using open-source databases on the cloud, reducing time-to-market. This is helpful since more and more consumers are using apps not only for social networking, but for news, food, information, and more. Read “Bringing Apps and Start-ups Together” by Prabhakar Jayakumar, and connect with Demand ITS Inc. for more SMB content.
According to a recent survey, over half of the companies that are industry leaders in AI adoption are working with external partners and suppliers to gain a deeper understanding of data and AI implementation. This strategy is especially effective for smaller companies that want to implement AI in their business, but don’t have the resources available for a full-time AI specialist.
At Demand ITS Inc., we can help you determine which AI implementation strategies are best suited for your business. Check out this article to learn more, and contact us to get started.
Support for Windows 7 and Office 2010 is ending. Enhance your security and upgrade to a new #Windows 10 device and #Office365.
Read this blog and learn more about three small businesses that use Microsoft solutions to help grow their businesses and remain secure. #GetModern with Demand ITS Inc. and contact us today!
When Wild & Wolf outgrew its disjointed legacy systems, it embarked on a path to transform with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central. Thanks to Dynamics 365, the activities of all Wild & Wolf businesses are guided by one version of the truth from a single platform in the cloud. Discover the endless possibilities Wild & Wolf can envision since moving to Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central.
We know that for some businesses, real-time updates of their facilities and equipment is essential. Saving time is saving money, but it’s just as important to maintain site safety. It’s also known that cloud-based software can most efficiently manage large volumes of data. That’s where Microsoft @Azure fits the bill. Watch how a company such as Lizo can meet all of their customer needs, including cost savings. Connect with Demand ITS Inc. today for more information about #Azure.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art houses an extensive and powerful collection of art spanning 5,000 years of human history. The museum recognizes both the responsibility and opportunity that comes with this collection and seeks to make it globally accessible, discoverable, and useful. Using AI technology, they’re providing access and connection to the museum experience to people around the world.
Curious about what else AI can do? Contact us to discover more possibilities.
Want to unite teams and secure your devices? Get Modern.
@ThinkUpConsulting has improved security significantly using Windows and Teams to implement a device-agnostic solution with Microsoft 365 Business. At the same time, Think Up customers get peace of mind knowing they get advanced security and automatic updates with Windows and Office.
At Demand ITS Inc., we can help you implement a device-agnostic solution with Windows 10 and Microsoft 365 Business. Contact us today!
Technology is advancing exponentially. With the all-encompassing applicability of AI, what does that mean for the next 20 years?
While there is no way to know for sure where technology will take us in the future, it is important to start asking questions now. Take an active role in this forward motion to ensure it happens in a way that will benefit the entire world.
This e-book explores where AI might be taking us, from changes in our future laws to future jobs. Check it out and join the conversation about where we want AI to take us in the future.
How can @Office365 help you grow your business?
Learn how to coauthor a document with anyone in real time and use the power of AI to create more impactful content with less effort. At Demand ITS Inc., we can help you increase productivity with #Office365.
Contact us to learn how your team can increase their productivity and #GetModern today.
It’s true. We expect a lot from our devices and the internet. Capabilities, connectivity—we know that practically anything we can think of is out there, cloud-based, ready for us to use and enjoy. This demand is why the network must continue to be quick to adapt. Steve Alexander sums up key requirements in his Forbes article, “The Network in 2020: Faster, Closer, Smarter” where he states that user experiences and interconnectedness will elevate to new levels. Users demand it. Connect with Demand ITS Inc. for more thoughtful articles.
Data, data everywhere! You’ve probably heard the message that data is the key to success in today’s world. Like many businesses, you are probably already collecting and storing massive amounts of data in the cloud. But are you actually using it to benefit your business?
Put that data to use with AI and machine learning, whether it be interacting with customers more effectively via chatbots or more quickly producing actionable insights for your operations.
At Demand ITS Inc., we are ready to help you use AI to unlock the insights buried in your data.
Today, the average employee spends 50% more time collaborating. Yet many still don’t work to their full potential because of disorganized collaboration, file sharing and decision-making processes.
Collaborate in real time and leverage the intelligence of the #cloud with the latest from #Windows 10 and #Office365. @Windows 10 and @Office365 help teams work better together with better tools–from any location.
Contact our team at Demand ITS Inc. to learn more about our Microsoft solutions.
Customer feedback and data aggregation are true reflections of product results. Forrester’s financial impact report on Microsoft Azure IaaS shows two major cost reductions: 73% in data center footprint and 83% in IT outsourcing. Look at this infographic that summarizes the report or read the full study. Connect with Demand ITS Inc.. @Azure #Azure
How can you achieve up to 212% ROI or more with Microsoft Azure SQL Database Managed Instance? Lower operational costs and redirect resources to more value-add projects. Costs associated with rearchitecting apps for the cloud as well as IT administrative costs will minimize.
Forrester Consulting conducted a study to examine potential cost savings from migrating on-premises workloads to Azure. Have a look.
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AI technology is unlike any other we have seen in recent years. In the past, most businesses would simply look for ways to fit new technology advancements into their current operations. Now, the enormous potential of AI may actually change the direction of business strategies as a whole.
If that seems overwhelming, don’t panic! This guide will get you asking the right questions and started down the right path.
As you consider the potential for AI to transform your business, we at Demand ITS Inc. are excited to help you along the way.
In today’s fast-paced world, we understand that every second is valuable to your business. We also know that managing large volumes of data requires a battle-tested database. Microsoft’s #Azure provides the tools you need to improve operational efficiency.
Watch how a data-driven company such as Lizo can utilize Cosmo DB and SQL Database to improve overall performance and business results. Contact us to learn more.
AI technology can do more than just crunch numbers. At the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York, AI is being used for something much more human. Six comedians are using Microsoft’s Face API to see who can keep a straight face while making their opponents crack up.
While this competition is all in good fun, it demonstrates that this application is just one example of the wide range of real-world uses for Microsoft AI. As technology continues to progress, the only thing holding us back is imagination.
Want to stay productive anytime, anywhere, on any device? Get Modern.
See how @ThinkUpConsulting uses #Office365 to optimize the way it works. With #MicrosoftTeams, employees save time wasted by switching between disparate systems. Work smarter, not harder, and increase productivity with #Windows 10 and #Office365.
Our team at Demand ITS Inc. can help you #GetModern. Contact us to learn more.
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Security breaches and their business impact make the headlines frequently, underscoring the need for more stringent security.
In fact, 74% of IT leaders say security concerns are what holds them back from moving to the #cloud. What is the reality?
Get the real story from this eBook on four common myths about cloud security and #MSCloud facts. To get started, contact us to have your questions answered about Windows 10 and Microsoft 365 Business solutions from Demand ITS Inc..
We already rely on the cloud to help our personal lives run more smoothly, so why do some hesitate to allow it to help our work lives run more efficiently? In 2020 and beyond, digital transformation takes us to the cloud for play—and work. Read Tyler Bowman’s article, “It’s 2020. Do You Know Where Your Digital Future Is?” for an insightful perspective on a few of the lingering concerns of corporate world cloud buy-in—and how to navigate them.
As the largest mainstream program in the world, the National Technical Institute for the Deaf (NTID) serves as a beacon of hope and opportunity to those who have struggled against auditory barriers to learning.
But even at their current size and resources, NTID struggles to keep up with the demand for their services. To increase their reach and impact, NTID turned to Microsoft Translator. Using AI technology, Microsoft Translator can accurately process communication in real time and allow all students the same access to information, regardless of their hearing abilities.
Check out this video to learn more about their incredible journey and impact.
According to @BCG, 61% of employees believe effective business tools are vital to offering faster services. Work smarter, not harder. Protect your everyday business, while saving time and resources.
With #Windows 10 and #Office365, you can increase productivity, ensure security, and reduce cost. Get modern with Demand ITS Inc. and Microsoft.
Members of the European Union and European Economic Area pay close attention to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which regulates data protection and privacy. Microsoft created this informational guidance paper to support understanding of the regulations—and to offer helpful links if you need more specific information. Check it out!
In 2018, SMBs suffered over 1,200 data breaches exposing 446+ million records. Now that you know the facts, what is your small business doing to keep security, productivity and efficiency top of mind? For tips, check out this @Forbes article highlighting four ways to accelerate SMB growth and stay secure.
If you’re a SMB and haven’t migrated to the cloud yet, you’ve probably got questions, including why Microsoft Azure might best fit your needs. Unmatched security might be one reason. With built in protection for hybrid environments, the Azure Security Center lets you focus on driving your business priorities without the worry of whether your data is protected. We can answer your questions and help you get started—contact Demand ITS Inc. today.
Want to increase productivity and enhance security? Get Modern.
By adopting #Office365, @ThinkUpConsulting has quickly shifted 90% of its communications to #MicrosoftTeams and streamlined internal communication resulting in increased sales.
Moving to Teams was, “the biggest shift for our organization from a collaboration standpoint.” Grow your business and #GetModern today!
Our team at Demand ITS Inc. can help you drive sales. Contact us to learn more.
If you’re investing in technology to provide immediate feedback, why not also invest in a platform that allows you to use the data for efficient decision-making? At oil and gas facilities, cameras and sensors output data at lightning speeds—and it must be managed in order to keep operations smoothly. Watch how a company could use Microsoft Azure to help meet its goal.
When support for Windows 7 and Microsoft 365 Business ends, outdated file sharing methods and skyrocketing numbers of devices and apps may put customers’ sensitive data at risk. How do you stay current and secure?
#GetModern with Demand ITS Inc. and Microsoft! Subscribe now to discover how you can increase productivity, enhance security and reduce costs with #Windows 10 and #Office365.
Looking to accelerate your small business? Discover how @thinkingup streamlines internal processes, enhances security and reduces costs with #Office365 on #Windows 10 devices.
With a focus on brand strategy, change management and strategic consulting, Think Up helps global brands make deep, lasting connections with customers. Discover how Microsoft 365 Business streamlines internal collaboration to dramatically increase productivity, enabling the company to achieve more.
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With improved technological tools, you’re likely accumulating more data than ever. If you’re wondering how to manage it, you’re not alone. Microsoft understands that most businesses are experiencing a significant increase in data and need help. Watch this video for an example of how a data-driven company can utilize #Azure Cosmos DB and Power BI to process large volumes of data and provide actionable insights to their business. Contact Demand ITS Inc. for migration questions and assistance.
What makes sales engagement technologies different from other “new innovations” when it comes to adopting them for your business?
This biggest difference is that sales reps are actually happy to use them. Unlike past technologies that were more of a chore for reps, simply providing data to higher ups, sales engagement technology, like Dynamics 365, adds value directly to the tasks sales reps perform throughout the day: from identifying new prospects to deepening relationships with current customers.
Invest in a technology that your sales reps will actually use and will provide a ROI for your business. Contact us to learn more.
Thanks to IoT, businesses can now not only manufacture products but also offer ongoing services to monitor the performance of their products. It’s an exciting time for connected devices and one that nearly every industry can take part in and benefit from.
How are you using IoT to your advantage? If you don’t have a clear answer, it’s time to come up with a plan. At Demand ITS Inc., we have the tools and industry experts to help you connect your devices. Contact us today to learn more.
Threats come from all areas, from malware attacks to compromised user credentials, and even accidental data leaks caused by human error. Naturally, it follows that an effective security system should have tools to cover all these areas.
Using tools like Azure Active Directory and Single Sign On, you can protect your system from common user credential problems while Azure Information Protection can keep your data encrypted and secure even if it’s shared outside of your system.
We understand the security problems facing your business are far from simple, which is why our multifaceted solution contains tools to address each one.
Even though your team is working from home, you know they can be so successful. You know they can do more. This eBook can show you how to empower your employees to connect and collaborate easier using teamwork tools. Learn how to communicate without effort, be more productive through better integration, customize features, and work with confidence. Start reading today!
If you’re a developer using Spring Boot to develop your applications and are interested in using Microsoft Azure as your base, check out this mini-series. It walks you through the advantages of Microsoft Azure as a platform for your applications and ways to leverage its unique advantages to get the most out of your creation.
Still have questions? Demand ITS Inc. is here to support your business in everything from the selection of the right platform to match your needs to taking your application to the next level. Contact us to learn more.
What is the digital feedback loop?
When Microsoft began their own digital transformation, they discovered the importance of interconnected data and central AI to inform and improve every aspect of their business: the digital feedback loop.
How can you get the benefits of the digital feedback loop? It starts by moving to a modern data estate on the cloud!
At Demand ITS Inc., we know this move can be intimidating, which is why we’re here to help you every step of the way. Contact us to get started.
With employees still working from home, fostering virtual connections is crucial. Empower your employees to stay connected and keep business running smoothly by leveraging Microsoft Teams. This infographic shows you how you can help your employees embrace online communication, stay focused on meetings, share content easily, and stay connected with each other. This infographic shows you how.
Their customers look to Park Place Technologies to show them what’s on the cutting edge of technology. Park Place does this in part by employing workers who have an innovative and entrepreneurial spirit then providing them with leading-edge tools like Dynamics 365. Check out this video to learn more about their strategy and their journey.
At EON, saving clothing from landfills is important. In fact, it’s what they do: creating Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) that can stay with clothing for the life of the material and ensure the garments can be recycled properly.
RFID is just one example of the boundless applications of IoT technology available to drive transformation. At Demand ITS Inc., we can help you connect devices to streamline processes and gain insights. Contact us today to learn how we can help.
While implemented with the best of intentions, remaining compliant with data security requirements can be a massive burden on businesses, especially those in highly regulated industries. That’s why Microsoft ensures that the security provided through Office 365 is always on the cutting edge of compliance, so your business can focus on delivering the best experience to your customers.
Businesses are amassing enormous amounts of data, more than they know what to do with. Most are just using it to put together dense periodic reports explaining “what” happened too long after the fact to be of much use. Modernizing your digital workplace by moving to Azure and utilizing its AI technology can help you get a handle on your data and graduate from “what” happened to “how” it happened and, finally, to what “will” happen to inform what you should do all within a relevant period of time.
What is IoT to you? To many, IoT represents an evolving landscape in which technology is integrated into our lives, driving productivity, efficiency, and transformation. IoT consists of connected devices that can collect and process data for your business’s benefit. But it’s not always easy integrating this technology.
At Demand ITS Inc., we specialize in helping businesses just like yours to find, implement, and optimize solutions that will drive the transformation your organization wants and needs. Contact us today to learn how we can help.
If you’re looking to drive transformation with your connected devices, you need to have a plan on how you’re going to connect them and handle the data that you derive from them as well. The first step is determining whether you need a PaaS or SaaS solution. If you have the expertise and want to retain control, then PaaS is probably your best choice. If you’d prefer to have less control and might lack the in-house cloud solution experience, perhaps a SaaS solution is best. At Demand ITS Inc., we can help you determine the right solution to fit your needs. Contact us today to find the IoT solution that’s right for you.
With security risks like compromised credentials, stolen devices, and human error, keeping your business protected can seem overwhelming, especially for a small business that may not have the resources to dedicate to it. Microsoft 365 offers a complete solution, with tools like multifactor identification and data encryption that cover the areas you can’t.
Switching from an on-premises server to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance can result in an ROI of 212% and post-migration payback within six months.
How is this possible? The brilliance behind Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is its customizability. Choose and pay for exactly the space and computing power you need, while utilizing options like Azure Hybrid Benefit and reserving capacity to save you big dollars.
Plus, the move from your on-premises server to the cloud is simple, with no need to reconfigure your applications.
Demand ITS Inc. is ready to help you get started. What are you waiting for?