Microsoft Planner:
The New Approach to
Project Productivity.

In a climate where businesses must strive to deliver value, focusing on improving their processes and project delivery systems whilst making use of their existing technology will be fundamental to their success.

Our mission is to empower organizations to achieve their business goals and objectives through the implementation of Microsoft Technologies.

Utilising Microsoft Technology to enhance your Project Delivery

At iCoTech Services, we are Microsoft Power Platform Partners specializing in Project and Portfolio Management Solutions. We have extensive experience with Microsoft Planner, Project Desktop, Project Online and Project for the Web (Microsoft Project Accelerator).

We understand our customers Processes, Technology and People so that our solutions are as valuable as possible. Covering initial Discovery, Solution Deployment and End – User Adoption.

Enhance your Project and Work Management through the Power Platform

Discovery

We specialise in Project Portfolio Management Solutions and prioritize a collaborative approach with our clients; through our Discovery Day Workshops. We engage with stakeholders to understand their challenges and explore the potential of Microsoft Technologies, such as Microsoft Planner.

Deployment

iCoTech’s specialist consultancy team conducts a 4-6 week initial onboarding work to maximise the benefits of Planner and the Power Platform. This process includes Environment Setup, Deployments, Testing, and User Training, ensuring a smooth transition.

Adoption

iCoTech is dedicated to helping clients optimise their use of Microsoft technology through proactive support and tailored solutions. Our Optimisation service focuses on assisting with Planner implementations, change management, and enhancing existing Microsoft Solutions for maximum value and adoption.

Extensibility

iCoTech offers both onboarding and optimisation services to extend the functionality of Microsoft Planner using the Power Platform. This includes configuring the Planner application and building custom Power Platform solutions tailored to specific needs. The process involves thorough analysis, solution building, configuration, implementation, and closure stages.

Discovery

It starts with Consultation. It ends with Transformation. 

As Project Portfolio Management Solution Specialists, we take pride in our partnership approach, ensuring that our customers receive tailored technology solutions that meet their specific needs.

We proactively work with our customers to gain a better understanding of how we can further enhance their adoption of Microsoft Technologies as well as explore the opportunities the likes of the new Microsoft Planner can bring, we do this through our Discovery Day Workshops. Bringing together business decision-makers, user groups, and our Project Portfolio Management experts, we build an understanding of your existing challenges, show you the potential solutions, outlining the business benefits of an iCoPlan plus Planner deployment.

As an output of this, you will receive a demonstration of the best technology solution to meet your needs.

Deployment

Delivering Impactful Change.

Through a wave of work normally 4-6 weeks, iCoTech’s specialist consultancy team will ensure you are ready to make the most out of Planner and the Power Platform. This wave will be scoped as part of the Discovery Day, upon sign off iCoTech will take you through our tried and tested delivery process to make this onboarding as smooth as possible. This will cover Environment Setup, Deployments, Testing and User Training. This wave can cover any element of reporting through Power BI, and system setup of Planner. With access to our experienced consulting team, you will be in safe hands and will have access to the Power of Planner and Power Platform in a short space of time.

Optimisation

Creating continued value to our customers.

Our long-lasting partnership with our customers is what sets us apart from the rest; we pride ourselves in continuously challenging technological capabilities and the value our customers can get from Microsoft licenses.

Our Optimisation service allows us to work proactively with our clients to support them with the roll out and change management aspects of any Planner implementation. We can also iterate on the Microsoft Solutions we have delivered, the dedicated team will ensure you get the most value from your investments, ensuring that the solution is used appropriately and adopted across all stakeholder groups. As part of this service, we can also offer knowledge transfer, ad hoc consultancy, and support services.

Planner Extensibility Consulting Service

Planner Extensibility Consulting Service

Ensuring technology that works for you. 

Whether in the onboarding wave or the optimsation service, we will look to work with our customers to extend the functionality of Planner with the power of the Power Platform. Whether it’s the configuration of the Planner application, or building a comprehensive power platform solution around it, we can accommodate most needs to extensibility. As referenced in our 5 case studies, we can extend the solutions to accommodate a wide variety of case studies, from benefit management systems in healthcare to grant management systems in central government, and even product planning solutions in the manufacturing industry. The potential for the Power Platform and Planner is endless, working with our experienced consulting team we will take you through our defined delivery processes, to ensure we extend the platform to meet your needs.

Our process begins through analysis, where we capture your requirements define the specific solutions building all this together for you to sign off, then work to configure the solutions with multiple show and tells, then moving into an implementation phase through to closure. The details of this process are made clear to every customer in Discovery Day at the very start of our journey. Working with our experienced consulting team we will take you through our defined delivery processes, to ensure we extend the platform to meet our customer’s needs. We work with our them to extend the functionality of Planner with the power of the Power Platform; Whether it is configuration of Microsoft Planner, or building a comprehensive Power Platform solution around it, we can accommodate most needs to extensibility.

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True Expertise Throughout

Improving efficiency, productivity and resource utilisation is important for BEIS, but it’s also key for all government departments, not just digital ones. Although we could have used a larger business, iCoTech’s small-team and their consultative approach has really worked for us.”

– Giles Hartwright, Head of BEIS’ Portfolio Management Office

A Trusted Microsoft Partner

We work closely with Microsoft, tailoring their applications and enhancing their technology stack to meet our clients' unique, ever-evolving requirements.

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