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Azure End-to-End Monitoring
Azure End-to-End Monitoring: What, Where, When, Why and How?

For the last couple of months, I have been working with customers on implementing monitoring services for workloads that are…

How to stop spending your IT budget on storage
How to stop spending your IT budget on storage

To accommodate the growth of data in an organisation, many choose to define the problem in terms of storage, any…

Don’t become a statistic and start reducing your Availability Gap
Don’t become a statistic and start reducing your Availability Gap

For many small and medium sized businesses, a technical disruption has the capability to bring the business to a complete…

What is the Azure Stack promise?
What is the Azure Stack promise?

I recently attended this year’s Microsoft Hybrid Cloud Airlift event and Azure Stack Early Adoption Initiative workshop. At both these…

Three self-assessment tools for Office 365 and Azure that are often overlooked
Three self-assessment tools for Office 365 and Azure that are often overlooked

I often speak with customers who have existing Microsoft online tenancies, configuration, resources and security controls that have been configured…

Azure Stack is ready for order!
Azure Stack is ready for order!

Microsoft have recently announced that the Microsoft Azure stack is ready for order, with the first systems to begin shipping…

Cisco, NASA and the Software-Defined Space Race
Cisco, NASA, and the Software-Defined Space Race

In 1961, the world was at fever pitch as the US, Russia and Europe all battled it out for space…

Festivus, Meraki and the Platform Effect
Festivus, Meraki and the Platform Effect

Many years ago, in an effort to ensure Christmas morning was filled with smiles and laughter, Frank Costanza walked into…

Why are big companies still struggling to adopt Cloud?

An article that appeared on Fortune.com grabbed my attention recently – “Big Companies Want to Move…

Guest Blog | Providing complete protection against ransomware – Barracuda

One of the big topics of conversation these days is ransomware – a type of attack where criminals hijack sensitive…

Azure Stack: Microsoft’s ‘Azure in a box’ is coming

By Scott Gosling – National Practice Manager – Cloud, Data#3 [Reading time: 3:30 mins] Azure Stack With more news and…

What every Office 365 Administrator should know

By Bala Murugesan – Microsoft Cloud Specialist, Data#3 [Reading time: 3 mins] Office 365 Security and Compliance Centre The Microsoft…