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Microsoft has announced that its Windows Virtual Desktop is now generally available worldwide on Azure and will include Windows 7 free Extended Security Updates for up to three years. Windows Virtual Desktop Windows Virtual Desktop from Microsoft, which was announced last September but has just been made generally available worldwide, is a Cloud-based ‘virtual’ version of Win ...

Introduced back in November 2016, ‘Teams’ is a platform designed to help collaborative working and combines features such as workplace chat, meetings, notes, and attachments. Described by Microsoft as a “complete chat and online meetings solution”, it normally integrates with the company's Office 365 subscription office productivity suite, and Teams is widely considered to be M ...

The public cloud is being embraced by businesses as they seek to outsource and ditch traditional capital investment and maintenance problems and costs while reaping the benefits of having the pay-as-you-go scalability, security, and outsourced expertise that allows them to free up more of their own resources.

LinkedIn, MIT SMR and Deloitte surveys show that continuous learning needs to be a high priority if you want a happy and successful workforce.

All Microsoft support for Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 R2, and Small Business Server (SBS) 2011 will end on January 14, 2020.

Rise in targeted email scams As spam filters become more effective at blocking large-scale automated emails, we are finding criminals are turning to more targeted and well-engineered attempts to defraud businesses. Recently we have seen a rise in different types of attacks. Due to their nature, some of these emails cannot be picked up by the spam filters. In this case, we bel ...

As spam filters become more effective at blocking large-scale automated emails, we are finding criminals are turning to more targeted and well-engineered attempts to defraud businesses Across our clients there has been a rise in a number of different types of attacks. Due to their nature, some of these emails cannot be picked up by the spam filters. In this case, we believe th ...

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is a key part of the government’s plans to become one of the most digitally advanced tax administrations in the world. From April 2019, VAT registered businesses over the £85,000 threshold must submit their VAT returns to HMRC digitally. The latest version of Sage 200cloud (Spring 2018) has this built in functionality. Your annual Sage 200 Services ch ...

Since its first release in the 1980's under the name of Sovereign, this software has evolved to Line 100, MMS, Sage 200, Sage 200c and now Sage 200cloud.  A summary of Sage's End of Support dates are listed below: Software Version Release Date End of Support 200cloud Professional - Spring 18 Enhancements 24th April 2018   200c Professional - Wi ...

We have become aware of security reports with DrayTek routers related to the security of web administration when managing DrayTek routers.