Innovation expertise in the Microsoft partner ecosystem

Avanade is an Akumina Platinum Partner as well as a strategic minority investor in Akumina. Through this investment, Avanade can:

  • Drive innovation via the Microsoft partner ecosystem. With Akumina, you’re able to achieve faster time-to-value for a clients’ digital workplace environments. Akumina helps you meet the client’s desire to envision and rapidly realize a digital workplace which is more easily personalized, mobile-enabled, and integrated than typical out-of-the-box solutions.
  • Capitalize on a positive business trend with a growing digital workplace market segment. With Akumina, Avanade can deliver more successfully in highly competitive scenarios because the Akumina platform enables Avanade to deliver digital workplace experiences faster.
  • Optimize clients’ investment in O365. By partnering with Akumina, Avanade not only helps clients optimize their deployed O365 seats, but Akumina also helps Microsoft by getting clients more value from their software. Bonus: Akumina drives Azure consumption.

How to Engage

  • Akumina is an expert advisor, we don’t lead with the product
  • Discover who is responsible for employee engagement
  • Propose a conversation with the experts
  • Let Akumina education them with thought leadership on the space
    • Tell relevant stories
    • What are people trying to do?
    • What are some common challenges?
    • What can solutions look like?

Who to Engage

  • Business Buyers
    • SVP/VP of Corporate Communications
    • CHRO or VP of Human Resources
    • COO or Operations Leaders
  • IT Buyers
    • CIO
    • VP of IT
    • Technical Stakeholders – Digital Workplace Leaders

Engagement Success

  • Unified Avanade and Akumina team in client scenarios
  • Talking to the business
  • Sales Enablement
  • Working with Avanade Alliances Team

Global Consumer Goods Company

A consumer-like experience for employees.

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Global Pharmaceutical Company

Global Pharmaceutical Company with 130,000 employees.

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Large Distributed Retail Firm

A centralized employee portal for improved communication, collaboration and customer service.

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Multination Energy Company

A single pane of glass to foster productivity and better collaboration.

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Multinational Oil & Gas Company

An improved content-driven employee experience delivered to employees where and when needed.

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The Modern Intranet that Empowers Global Enterprises

Leveraging Akumina, leading global enterprises create transformative workplace experiences such as modern intranets, digital dashboards, and mobile applications focused on employee engagement, productivity, and innovation.

Built on the Akumina Employee Experience Platform and delivered by Avanade, FLIGHT accelerates the value of your branded, modern workplace.

FLIGHT helps organizations address some of the most common challenges that arise when launching a new digital hub and empowers them to:

  • Rapidly setup employee experiences
  • Customize a branded hub
  • Continue to innovate and evolve
  • Personalize their digital workplace
  • Free up teams to own their department sites
  • Work from any device

Learn more about FLIGHT

Your dedicated Akumina contact

Troy Trudel

Vice President of Alliances