Minimise Distractions with ‘Focus Assist’ If you’re using Windows 10 and you’d like to maintain productivity and minimise distractions from your operating system e.g. notifications, sounds and alerts, ‘Focus Assist’ can help you to achieve this and can now be turned on automatically for full-screen apps. With Focus Assist you can choose which notifications you’d like to see a ...

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.

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 ...

As a Microsoft Partner we have been aware of the “Azure” product line from Microsoft, but were somewhat unclear if it would benefit us or our customers. In 2016 we began to train up with the product and learn about its potential and discovered that in short, Azure represents the future of cloud computing.  Physically, Azure consists of giant datacentres strategically placed a ...

To continually deliver the best cloud hosting service to our customers, we have partnered with Microsoft Azure, the leading provider in cloud technology! Azure solutions bring you unprecedented security, reliability, scalabilty and disaster recovery capabilities on a world-class platform - plus Azure is fast, really fast! Work with what you know Microsoft Azure is among the ...

On 10 October 2017, Office 2007 will reach End of Life. On 31 October 2017, Outlook 2007 will also reach End of Life and be unable to connect to Office 365 mailboxes. For help upgrading your Office 2007 environment, call us on 01604 655900. As a Microsoft Certified Partner, including cloud migrations, we can guide you through your options. What does End of Life mean? Of ...