Work from Anywhere using fully managed cloud workspaces to deliver your existing business applications securely and quickly
SkyDesk 365 is a managed virtual desktop as a service (VDAAS) combined with the power of Microsoft 365 to create a secure remote worker solution.
SkyDesk 365 is for organizations with on-premises and remote workers that need a secure and reliable computing environment that flexes with their business without having to invest in expensive systems.
Everything You’ll Need to Work from Anywhere
Bring your apps to the cloud
Migrate your existing apps to the cloud and work from any device
Access your applications and files from your web browser and mobile devices
Desktop File Sync
Offline file access with Smart Sync for Windows and Mac computers
Power User Workspaces
Dedicated Desktops for power users who need a personal touch
Search within Microsoft Office and PDF documents and 250+ file viewers
Protecting your data
Protections against the cyber threats with Advanced Threat Prevention
Security and Compliance
SOC3+ datacenters with encrypted access to your applications and data.
Meet Regulatory Requirements
eDiscovery, legal hold, MDM, and email/computer encryption
Backup and Recovery
Daily backup of files, cloud data, email and servers with back-in-time recovery
Core Features Available
Security & Backup
Safeguard your data and reputation
- Tier 3+ datacenters
- Intrusion Prevention
- Active Directory Integration
- Server AntiVirus
- Two-factor authentication
- Secure file sharing
- Patch management
- Anti-Phishing/SPAM protection
Meet Security and regulatory compliance
- Vulnerability management
- Compliance Center
- User activity logging
- Password policy management
- Device Security Management
- Device Encryption Management
- Email Encryption
- Remote wiping of devices
- Email and File Litigation Hold
Collaborative workspaces to increase efficiency
- MS Office Desktop Apps for Mac and Windows
- Mobile apps for Apple and Android
- Online Collaboration tools
- Automated device enrollment
- Web Conferencing
- Self-service password reset
Storage & Apps
Access apps and data securely form any device
- Universal search
- Access files from mobile devices
- File sync to PC or Mac
- 1TB personal storage per user
- 50GB mailbox
- 100GB email archive
- 50GB Collaboration Storage per user for the first 25 users. 10GB for each additional user
- Hosted App/Desktop Services
- Dedicated or Shared Architecture
- Core Features
- Hosting Licenses Included
- 30 day rolling Server backup
StandardSkyDesk 365 Basic +
- Seven year cloud file and email retention
- Microsoft Office Desktop Apps
- Hosted Email & Protection
- Shared and Personal Cloud Storage
- High Availability Zoned Architecture
- Automated compliant data discovery
- Item level server data restore
EnterpriseSkyDesk 365 Standard +
- Desktop Support
Unlimited Cloud Storage Backup
Unlimited Email Backup
Desktop Remote Management
Desktop Security Patching
5TB personal storage per user
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I use my existing Windows Active Directory?
YES – We set up a site to site VPN into your dedicated environment and add a connector for single sign-on.
Can we use our existing Remote Desktop Servers?
YES – SkyDesk 365 integrates with existing on-premise remote desktop servers.
How much do App servers cost?
It depends on how big of a server you need. A small file/app server can be as low as $50/month. The SkyDesk 365 engineering team will work with you to establish server size before you sign anything so you have a full understanding of costs.
Are VPN's to our offices supported?
YES – SkyDesk can establish site-to-site VPN’s using IPSEC which is supported by most business-class routers/firewalls.
Can we have a dedicated connection?
YES – SkyDesk 365 currently supports dedicated connections into AWS and Azure as low as 50Mbps.
Do you support Google G-Suite?
Yes – You can use G-Suite, or any other email hosting provider. The cloud storage and compliance components provided with your SkyDesk 365 subscription are with Office 365 services.
Are there options for less than 25 users?
YES – SkyDesk 365 has a shared hosting environment designed for smaller businesses. Contact us to find out more.
What client device operating systems are supported?
- Windows 7 thru 10
- Mac OS X 10.8 and later
- iOS (latest version)
- Android (latest version)
What web browsers are supported?
- Apple Safari 7 or later
- Google Chrome 50 or later
- Microsoft Edge
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
- Mozilla Firefox 35 or later
What public cloud hosting providers are supported?
Currently, SkyDesk 365 utilizes Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Microsoft Azure. Google Cloud (GCP) is on our radar.
How much do dedicated power user workspaces cost?
Fully managed dedicated workspaces range from $60 to $155 per month depending on the size of workspace and the plan selected.
Do users have administrator control of dedicated worspaces?
YES – If you want them too. We can also lock them down so they cannot do anything. During the onboarding process, we design the security level you want them to have by individual user or groups of users.
Is custom branding available?
Yes – SkyDesk 365 will use your logo and a customize login URL dedicated to your company.
Where are your data centers located?
SkyDesk uses AWS and Azure infrastructure. We build your environment in a region close to you to keep latency low. We can also build it in a region or regions you select as long as that region has all the service we need to build your environment.