Most organisations know they should make it easy for employees to work together and share ideas, however they often struggle to implement collaboration strategies that have lasting results.
About eighteen months ago a ransomware trojan called CryptoLocker started infecting corporate computer systems worldwide. CryptoLocker is malware that encrypts files on mapped network drives and then demands money in exchange for the decryption keys.
When you go to a restaurant, you understand the process to get the meal you want. If you’re using Microsoft’s Office 365, it’s a similar (and just as simple) process to get what you need.
A couple of decades ago Microsoft PowerPoint arrived and gave us the tools to for eye catching, information-rich slide presentations. Now, Office Mix is a free PowerPoint add-in (from Microsoft) that converts PowerPoint slides into interactive online presentations.
There’s no point creating a new intranet if no one in the organisation is going to use it. And people are most likely to use their new intranet, and gain its benefits, if it’s easy to access and can capably address their day-to-day work needs.
Since Microsoft opened their data centres in Sydney and Melbourne, Australia, more and more clients are asking me about moving workloads to Azure. The technology is great but what about management of the environment?
Windows 2003 Server reaches its end-of-life on July 14, 2015. If you haven’t already moved away from this operating system, or other unsupported operating systems, the time for action is now!
There’s good news for Australian businesses looking to move their IT resources to the cloud with the launch last month of Microsoft’s two Australian Azure cloud computing data centres.
These days most corporate networks are directly connected to the internet or exposed to computers that have been. Let’s face it, the modern corporate network is exposed and difficult to secure.
I was fortunate enough to attend Microsoft’s World Wide Partner Conference (WPC) in Washington DC last week and I have to say what a great experience it was and a refreshing view of what a Microsoft conference can be.