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State-of-the-Art Today, Obsolete Tomorrow

Device as a Service Ends Obsolescence!

Running old software on outdated hardware impacts the health of your business. Device as a Service allows you to refresh your devices as often as every 2 years and resolves the problems associated with obsolescence forever.

DaaS monthly subscription programs are all-in-one packages: hardware, preloaded software, and an impressive array of managed IT services such as maintenance, support, security, automatic updates, and device lifecycle management.

Watch this 1-minute video, “State-of-the-Art Today, Obsolete Tomorrow,” brought to you by CalAV, Inc, to see how it works.


Watch this short video to understand how running old software versions on outdated hardware reduces productivity and becomes a drain on the health of your growing business. Device as a Service, which allows you to refresh your entire fleet as often as every 2 years, resolves the problems associated with obsolescence once and for all.

Fruit of the Loom: Employee Empowerment

Thanks to Microsoft 365 Enterprise, 30,000 Fruit of the Loom employees in diverse locations around the world engage as easily as if they worked in the same building. Watch this video to discover the secrets of their success.


This video highlights the ways leading global garment manufacturer Fruit of the Loom uses collaborative tools in Microsoft 365 to enable 30,000 employees in different locations around the world engage as if they are in the same building. Discover how the company uses SharePoint to connect employees with mobile, intelligent intranet sites that simplify the sharing of files, resources and ideas. See how integrations between SharePoint and other Microsoft 365 tools such as Skype, the unified communication platform and social media app, Yammer, enable richer and more productive multi-way conversations.

Security – common mistakes

“43% of cyberattacks target small businesses.” Just because your business is small doesn’t mean it is insignificant to potential cybercriminals. In fact, many hackers specifically target small businesses because they often make simple security mistakes that are easy to exploit.

The time to act is now! Use this graphic as your starting point to proactively identify and address common security problems.

At CalAV, Inc, we know you didn’t start your business because you were an expert in security. Let us help you keep your data safe so you can stay focused on what you do best. Contact us to learn more!

This graphic identifies common security weaknesses that make small businesses easy targets for cybercriminals and provides insight on how best to address them.

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Lenovo Device as a Service White Paper

How does Device as a Service (DaaS) work? Take out a subscription for anywhere from 2 to 5 years. Get the latest hardware, preloaded with the latest software, bundled with the services you need to work more productively and securely.

You will never again have to worry about…

• …aging, obsolete devices or software
• …separate maintenance and support contracts
• …securely and properly disposing of old hardware
• …high upfront costs of purchasing devices

Lenovo’s white paper, brought to you by CalAV, Inc, is a closer look at how DaaS works.

Lenovo’s Device as a Service white paper takes a close look at how DaaS works and how you take out a monthly subscription “bundle” that includes the latest hardware, preloaded with the latest software, and the services you need to work productively and securely. All at one predictable, low fee.

View: Lenovo Device as a Service White Paper

How The Compliance Function Is Evolving In 2018 — Five Key Findings

The security and compliance landscape is ever changing. Therefore, it is more important than ever to ensure your organization is protected against the threats of today and prepared to handle the challenges of tomorrow.

With the cohesive structure of Microsoft 365, you can rest easy knowing that you have the right tools in place across your organization to adapt quickly to industry shifts.

It’s never too early to start looking ahead. Contact us to learn more about increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of your security and compliance functions.

As the rate of game-changing technological shifts continue to increase across multiple industries, compliance functions will need to reevaluate how they go about examining risk and implementing risk-management protocols. What should compliance functions be doing now to proactively adapt to this changing environment? And what can you do to help them along this journey?

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Customer Story: Marshall Public Schools

When implementing technology in schools, there is always a push and pull between security and freedom. Too much security and the technology will lose its usefulness to students and teachers. On the other hand, allowing students to access and download anything they want can pose significant security risks.

Using Windows 10 in S Mode, Marshall School District is able to strike the ideal balance between fostering creativity and collaboration in their students while ensuring each device is always kept secure. Students can graduate with a skillset that will allow them to excel in college and beyond.

Marshall Public Schools are preparing their students for life after graduation using Windows 10 in S Mode. Students are able to gain valuable technological skills without requiring the school district to sacrifice security.

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What DaaS Means for You: Benefits Galore!

DaaS stands for Device as a Service. But it could just as easily stand for Delight as a Service, because DaaS delights everyone by placing THE most current technology at their fingertips. It makes obsolescence a thing of the past. It improves overall productivity. It bundles all of the services you need to maintain and support your devices into a single, budget-friendly, monthly subscription that eliminates upfront costs and lowers the TCO. Read this 1-page “What DaaS Means for You” overview, brought to you by CalAV, Inc, for all of the delightful details!

DaaS stands for Device as a Service. But it could just as easily stand for Delight as a Service, because DaaS delights everyone by placing THE most current technology at their fingertips. It makes obsolescence a thing of the past. It improves overall productivity. It bundles all of the services you need to maintain and support your devices into a single, budget-friendly, monthly subscription that eliminates upfront costs and lowers the TCO. Read this 1-page “What DaaS Means for You” overview, brought to you by Helios, for all of the delightful details!

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What DaaS Means for You

What Does Device as a Service (DaaS) Mean for You? It means delighting your staff with the latest Windows 10 devices, preloaded and customized with the most current software available. It means a monthly subscription bundle that includes all of the maintenance, support, and managed IT services that you could possibly need. It means eliminating high upfront costs and reducing your total cost of ownership (TCO). Check out this 1-minute video, brought to you by CalAV, Inc, for details about how DaaS programs will benefit you.


DaaS stands for Device as a Service. But it could also stand for Delight as a Service, because DaaS delights everyone by placing THE most current hardware and software at their fingertips. It makes obsolescence a thing of the past. It improves overall productivity. It bundles all of the services you need to maintain and support your devices into a single, budget-friendly, monthly subscription. DaaS is your future!

What Is DaaS?


Once you know what Device as a Service (DaaS) is all about, you’ll never BUY another desktop, laptop, or tablet. Because DaaS is a better way to arm everyone in your organization with state-of-the-art devices, pre-loaded and customized with the software they need to thrive, and the services to support their devices – from cradle to grave.

Fruit of the Loom: Woven into the Fabric

How does Microsoft 365 Enterprise drive digital transformation at Fruit of the Loom? Watch this video to see the variety of ways the Microsoft 365 platform empowers employee collaboration and strengthens Fruit of the Loom’s relationships with retailers.


This video highlights the ways Microsoft 365 helps iconic US garment manufacturer, Fruit of the Loom, sustain its competitive edge by driving digital transformation from the front-line workforce to the executive suite. Drawing on its forward-facing vision and spirit of innovation, the 160-year-young company uses Microsoft 365 Enterprise to create a secure, mobile and collaborative culture of success that leverages business insight to empower employees and strengthen retailer relationships.