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Cloud Computing is Greener!

As a believer in the organisational and efficiency benefits of Cloud computing, it is nice to see some hard evidence and facts of the environmental benefits as well. http://newscenter.lbl.gov/news-releases/2013/06/11/berkeley-lab-study-finds-moving-select-computer-services-to-the-cloud-promises-significant-energy-savings/ The…

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Bring You Own Toys (BYOT) to the Office?

Microsoft view point on Bring Your Own Device. http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/business/community/hints-and-tips/byod-can-everyone-bring-toys-to-the-office

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Questions about Cloud answered – by Microsoft

You may have questions about Cloud and your organisation or business.  I have found this article from Microsoft which might answer your questions. http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/business/community/hints-and-tips/the-cloud-computing-business-problem-solver

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Cloud for Small Business

I came across this article on the Microsoft website, and thought it might be useful to share it with my network.  I am not advocating the Microsoft cloud is the…

Microsoft-Office-365

How to add encryption to Office 365

With concerns around data security in the cloud, we thought this might be a useful article to share: http://www.techradar.com/news/software/applications/adding-encryption-to-office-365-1157270

Lync Client for iOS 2013

I have been using the Lync 2010 client on my iPad and iPhone quite a lot for the last 6 months, but got frustrated by the limited functionality. Travelling on…

XP-Office

Time to retire Windows XP & Office 2003

It is only 364 days until Microsoft withdraw support for Windows XP and Office 2003, organisations should be planning their upgrade strategy to ensure their core desktop environments are covered…

Citrix

Citrix Enterprise Mobility Solutions

Increasingly I am asked for advice in respect to implementation of Mobile Device Management (MDM) solutions. Having attended a very useful seminar this week, I have seen the developments made…

small_vms

Great way to compare the different virtualisation solutions

I found this great matrix, which compares the 4 major virtualisation manufacturers. http://www.virtualizationmatrix.com/matrix.php