Top 9 Microsoft Azure Services for Businesses in 2022

Microsoft Azure is one of the most powerful platforms on the market, being used by 95% of Fortune 500 companies. As Azure includes over 200 products, there is an Azure solution for most common business problems. These products include everything from Virtual Machines to next-generation quantum computing services. Understanding some of the most commonly used… Continue reading Top 9 Microsoft Azure Services for Businesses in 2022

What is application modernisation and why is it necessary? 

The systems that we work on are constantly evolving. As technology progresses, every application will eventually reach a point where it is unable to function as it once did. These outdated ‘legacy’ systems need to be brought into the future to be able to work properly — the process of doing so is called application… Continue reading What is application modernisation and why is it necessary? 

How to Avoid These 5 Common Cloud Migration Challenges

Cloud migration is essential for businesses pursuing a digital transformation – allowing you to scale your resources and better manage your digital infrastructure. However, in order to fully utilize cloud computing, businesses still have a lot of hurdles to overcome. A bad migration strategy could, at best, slow your processes down. At worst, you risk… Continue reading How to Avoid These 5 Common Cloud Migration Challenges

What is Azure Active Directory? Complete Guide for SMBs

It is essential to ensure that your data and user accounts are secure by setting up access permissions and login security. However, identity verification can be challenging, especially in the cloud era.  That’s why Azure Active Directory is so popular with businesses of all sizes. This comprehensive identity as a service (IDaaS) solution modernises access… Continue reading What is Azure Active Directory? Complete Guide for SMBs

How to get the most out of the Azure Cloud

The Azure Cloud offers businesses of all sizes and industries functionality that can increase productivity and enable innovation whilst decreasing overall costs. This may be through replacing existing physical infrastructure or making use of next generation technologies such as AI and machine learning. However, migrating to the Azure Cloud does not guarantee cost savings as… Continue reading How to get the most out of the Azure Cloud

Containers vs Virtual Machines (VMs): Which is right for your business?

Containers vs Virtual Machines (VMs): Which is right for your business? Virtualization tools like virtual machines and containers are brilliant for organizations looking to get more out of their servers and cloud infrastructure. IBM believe that “virtual machine deployment has improved efficiency – and moving to containers can bring even more value.” Many see VM… Continue reading Containers vs Virtual Machines (VMs): Which is right for your business?

Cloud SIEM: Your Guide to Microsoft Sentinel

Cloud SIEM: Your Guide to Microsoft Sentinel Small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) continue to be focused on improving their cloud security, and for good reason. Often, it’s assumed that enterprise-grade security tools are unnecessary for smaller firms. However, SMBs are just as vulnerable to large-scale security threats as large enterprises. Those businesses with cloud infrastructure from Azure… Continue reading Cloud SIEM: Your Guide to Microsoft Sentinel

Are you getting the most value from your cloud investment?

Are you getting the most value from your cloud investment? In 2022, European companies are dedicating an average of 25% of their IT budget to hosted or cloud-based services. Moving workloads to the cloud has many benefits for businesses, however, cost savings are always high on the agenda when businesses are considering investing in the… Continue reading Are you getting the most value from your cloud investment?

How Azure Virtual Desktop solves common business challenges

How Azure Virtual Desktop solves common business challenges Technology is most effective in a business when it is solving a problem or delivering a tangible benefit. This way it enables a clear return on investment and enables employees to spend more time growing the business, rather than dealing with technical issues. There are few solutions… Continue reading How Azure Virtual Desktop solves common business challenges

Your 2022 guide to migrating SQL Server to Microsoft Azure

Your 2022 guide to migrating SQL Server to Microsoft Azure As Microsoft SQL Server 2012 is reaching its end of life on July 12, 2022, businesses still using the service will have to upgrade their SQL server to a more recent instance or migrate to Microsoft Azure. If businesses do not upgrade or migrate, they… Continue reading Your 2022 guide to migrating SQL Server to Microsoft Azure