Businesses are at risk of being exposed to unanticipated information security risks as they move to the cloud. Examples of these are: employees having access to the data in the company’s cloud services after leaving the company; destruction of data or cloud infrastructure in the cloud service without a fast way to recover it; IoT and devices transferring large amounts of […]
The 2016 Microsoft MVP Global Summit was held as usual, almost as usual, at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue Hotel. All of the other Bellevue hotels were filled with geeks and nerds November 6th through 11th.
But, on November 8th I went to the central hall of the Hyatt and I suddenly realized that the people around me were not […]
More and more organizations are moving to the cloud. After the initial first steps of creating a single sign-on system and the migration of on-premises Exchange to Microsoft’s Office 365 Exchange Online offering, many organizations struggle to come to terms with how to secure critical business information as it moves outside the corporate firewall.
Historically enterprise data has resided within the corporate […]
Wow what a first day!
The Ignite experience couldn’t get any better, being surrounded by 23,000 Microsoft geeks ultimately with one goal in mind – returning to our employers with a head full of new knowledge on how to solve real business problems with the latest Microsoft technology with no regards for whether the solution is in production release from Microsoft, or […]
Dynamics 365 is Microsoft’s latest offering to deliver end to end business applications in the cloud. It combines Microsoft’s current CRM and ERP cloud options into a new integrated solution with purpose built apps that manage and support business functions and processes like finance, sales, project services and operations.
With more product options than ever before, the path to selecting the right […]
Most organizations are moving their data or systems into the cloud. Those that haven’t yet, are thinking very hard about it. Many of those current or soon-to-be cloud adopters are asking themselves “how can we use the cloud safely and still realize the benefits of it”?
This webinar centers around 6 key aspects; application, infrastructure and enabling technologies, business and IT readiness, […]
IT teams are being asked to do more with less people and budget while maintaining service quality, but how?
Getting what you pay for has never been a truer mantra in business than today. Cloud services offer reduced costs for the same service when compared to the high cost of owning and maintaining hardware (that is probably sitting in a closet of your office right now) just to provide the same service.
However, the same is true for your […]
Microsoft are nearing public release of their Canadian cloud services with datacentres in Toronto and Quebec City; Azure is on track for broad availability in the second half of 2016, closely followed by Office 365 and Dynamics CRM Online. Microsoft will soon offer a complete enterprise cloud hosted from within Canada offering locally deployed services.
These new locally deployed services will address […]