Unily is a leading Intranet-as-a-Service combining a rich intranet platform with dedicated customer success services as part of a monthly subscription cost. Founded by BrightStarr, an award-winning SharePoint consultancy with over 10 years of experience working with enterprise solutions, Unily continually strives to be the best intranet solution on the market.
Our vision was to harness all our knowledge from over a decade of creating customized portal solutions to create a feature-full Intranet-as-a-Service solution that delivers award-winning user experiences, combined with a robust evergreen platform. The end result would be a deeply valuable, long-term solution that would continue to grow alongside an organization and appreciate over time. Unily is that vision realized.
We work with enterprises big and small to drive transformation with technology. From improving global collaboration, simplifying a business process, improving employee engagement and providing a centralized point of entry for the digital workplace, Unily looks to solve some of your biggest corporate challenges.
After many years of creating customized portal solutions for enterprises, our experience showed us that no matter the size of the company or the vertical marketplace, most organizations share the same core needs. It also showed that without a continued success model, platforms are quickly left behind and fail to deliver on their intended purpose.
Our customer success team work closely with you from configuration to adoption. Utilizing a dedicated analysis of your Unily platform, we ensure your solution is not only maintained, but flourishing. It is this extensive support that takes your Microsoft technology stack and Unily platform from just a useful tool to an adaptive, cutting-edge enterprise solution.
We take tremendous pride in the recognition we’ve received. We are not only proud of the solutions we’ve created, but also the underlying teamwork that makes it possible. Here's a selection of some of our latest awards, from recognition from the Nielsen Norman User Experience Group to Microsoft Partner of the Year.
We are delighted to announce that our client, global jewellery manufacturer PANDORA, have been shortlisted in two categories in the CIPR #Insidestory Awards for their Office 365 intranet project and accompanying international communications campaign.
We’re excited to announce that BrightStarr and UK sport retailer, Wiggle, have won Retail Week’s Mark of Excellence for the Best Use of Staff Engagement in Delivering Customer Experience!
We are pleased to announce that BrightStarr have been named a finalist for the 2016 Microsoft Collaboration and Content Partner of the Year Award for the second year running.
We’re delighted to be shortlisted with UK sport retailer Wiggle in this year’s Retail Week Customer Experience Awards!
We are delighted to announce that dorma+kaba has been awarded the Nielsen Norman Best Intranet Design Award 2016. Chosen by expert review based on design and usability, the winning solution is built on a Unily intranet.
At this year’s Microsoft Ignite Conference, the BrightStarr & Unily team received some exciting news from the Metalogix Best of Breed Awards.
We recognize that our people are our greatest asset and as a team, we have the perfect blend of business and technical skills, that enable us to deliver extraordinary digital experiences. Everyone at Unily is an individual valued for their skills, capabilities and experience, but we all have four things in common - a passion for; technology, innovation, creativity and customer service. Here is a selection of some of our Starrs.
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We’ve worked with clients across all sectors and sizes, from UK based football clubs looking to improve internal communications to multi-lingual global enterprises who rely on Unily to be the central hub of digital activity for up to 120,000 users. Dive into our customer stories and videos to learn more about our clients and the unique ways they work with our flexible product.
Ellie Mae is the leading cloud-based platform provider for the mortgage finance industry. To stay innovative in a competitive climate, and maintain the employee engagement, they chose to invest in smarter digital workplace technology. Their Unily intranet combines Ellie Mae’s high tech nature with their strong core values; perfectly reflecting their brand, while providing a powerful solution to fuel employee passion and experience.
This much-loved chocolatier first adopted a Unily intranet in 2014 to reignite their internal brand presence and help connect disparate employees back into the organization. Since then, Godiva has seen multiple improvements and updates to their internal intranet site as part of Unily’s on-going roadmap.
Global manufacturing organization dorma+kaba gave their users a united intranet platform that catered to 17,000 multilingual and diverse users. Read their case study to learn more about how Unily allows dorma+kaba to innovate from within using social networking and how they increased internal communications readership by 800%.
Making the move from a static, brochure-style intranet to a dynamic and social engagement platform can be a huge undertaking. To make this process easier, we've put together a comprehensive guide in partnership with simplycommunicate, outlining 16 steps to take you from gathering objectives to measuring ongoing success.
Earlier this month, we announced brand new widgets that are making their way into Unily Intranets. We are now pleased to introduce brand new User Profile Widgets to enrich your profile and enhance your networking experience across the intranet. So, what’s changed? The user profile has been refined and reorganized. A new clean layout with fewer tabs and some new additions to continue to improve user experience.
We live in an age where it is possible to connect, campaign, create, and collaborate more efficiently than ever before. A recent study discovered that productivity improves by 20 - 25% in organizations with connected employees. This increase in productivity translates into potential revenues of around $1.3 trillion per year.
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