Device as a Service Explored
Device as a Service is revolutionising the way we equip our people to do business.
For a straightforward, predictable, monthly set cost, equip your people with a laptop or desktop suited to their personal work style, with Microsoft 365, security and business enabling software and device management pre-installed.
There are growing reasons to adopt a leasing model. With the option to refresh, return or retain devices at the end of the lease, it’s rapidly becoming the purchasing model of choice. Sourcing the right technology today, at the lowest price, ensures you and your people remain adaptable and agile for the changes coming tomorrow.
Chess Device as a Service really does offer "business in a box". Everything your people need to connect with customers and colleagues, collaborating and creating, safely and securely, wherever and whenever required.
Included as Standard
- Laptop or Desktop - depending on your personal work style, from a choice of marketing leading vendors
- Headset - ensuring the very best voice software experience
- Microsoft 365 - offering best-in-class productivity apps with intelligent cloud services that transform the way you work
- Device Management - looking after the health and performance of your device
- 3 yr warranty - for peace of mind that your people can remain productive
Optional Bolt Ons
- Microsoft 365 User Support. Choose from Essential, Premium or Enterprise options
- Software as a Service protection for M365
In this short video we hear about the benefits from business, operational and financial perspectives.
What's Your Work Style?
The world of work is changing, and with it, the sort of device you need to ensure you're able to be as productive as possible, whenever and whenever you're needed.
Office based or remote worker? Dependent on tech to get the job done - or with a whole company relying on you for your tech talent? There's a Chess Device for you.
From lightweight, portable devices to keep up with your on-the-go schedule, to high spec'd PCs that cope effortlessly with the demands of power hungry applications, Chess Devices include the latest releases from market leading vendors.
What’s Your Work Style?
Find The Right Device For You
Microsoft 365 is transforming the way we work, rethinking productivity, streamlining business processes and protecting your business.
Included in a monthly Device as a Service subscription, M365 connects employees to the people, information, and content they need to do their best work, from any device. Customizable apps and automation tools integrate to transform existing processes and workflows, while company assets are safeguarded with intelligent security that won’t slow down your productivity.
Maximise Your M365 Potential
Support packages to suit all businesses and budgets
Device as a Service Knowledge
Staying Secure Online
Our Information Security Officer, Joseph Ball regularly writes articles on different aspects of security. Joe's articles have proven to be really popular with our own people and he's often asked if they can be shared with colleagues outside of Chess. With this in mind, I thought it may be something you are interested in.
Capturing Requirements in a Virtual Workshop
Until March this year, the assumption was that we could meet in person with a client or project partner several times to move through the requirements definition process. As it turns out, the process of developing a new digital approach which utilises a combination of existing and emerging tools has evolved like a project in itself. These are our tips.
Critical Thinking and Confirmation Bias
I'm not a supporter of #DeleteFacebook because it's like saying if you don't want to get electrocuted, get rid of electricity. It's stupid. No, demand better standards for your electricity, so you don't get electrocuted…" – Christopher Wylie, Cambridge Analytica whistle-blower
Chess Wins Two Cybersecurity Awards
The Chess team have proven the invaluable work they do and have been recognised for their outstanding performance and commitment to securing organisations, by picking up two awards in the Sophos Partner Awards 2020 - Public Sector Partner of the year and Education Partner of the year.
Changes to Terms and Conditions
We have made an amendment to our General Conditions to include a definition of Supplier. We have made this change because the General Conditions together with the relevant product and service specific terms and conditions contained with Schedules 3 and 4 will soon apply to all direct customer contracts across the Chess Group.