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Technology Made Simple – Blockchain

Technology Made Simple – Blockchain

Although still an emerging technology, Blockchain is only now beginning to feature in everyday business discussions, so for those yet to come across it, here is a simple explanation of this revolutionary technology. Blockchain allows individuals and organisations to...

A cloud solution offers many benefits

A cloud solution offers many benefits

The world is becoming ever more digital, with the sheer number of business applications, SaaS solutions and business platforms now available to the average business user, at a level unthought of just five years ago.

Cloud isn’t always the answer

Cloud isn’t always the answer

Typically, the move has resulted in savings, some of them huge; Dropbox recently reporting a saving of almost £32M in annual infrastructure costs. It’s not just data returning either, with organisations returning critical workloads including business intelligence, ERP and CRM applications, along with SQL and SharePoint databases – some cite cutting operational costs in half as a reason to move.

Cloud complexity underpins the main issue of cloud cost

Cloud complexity underpins the main issue of cloud cost

There is little doubt that cloud environments are getting more complex and for most organisations the use of multi-clouds has increased. The adoption of multiple types of technology, security layers, vendors etc., has added to increasing concerns around costs and the...

Is cloud cost out of control?

Is cloud cost out of control?

Recent reports indicate cloud cost control is becoming a major issue for businesses. Focussed on moving storage and compute quickly to the Cloud, drawn in by attractive pricing created by competition between providers, many businesses are now surprised at the...

A cloud solution offers many benefits

A cloud solution offers many benefits

The world is becoming ever more digital, with the sheer number of business applications, SaaS solutions and business platforms now available to the average business user, at a level unthought of just five years ago. And in many businesses ensuring all these solutions...

The end is near for Windows 7

The end is near for Windows 7

The end date for extended support of Windows 7 is now only a year away – 365 days to be precise, but who’s counting?! On January 14, 2020 Microsoft will officially end its support of the operating system and will no longer provide updates that ensure continued user...