A “Surface” Level Overview of What’s New from Microsoft
Microsoft aims to “keep you in your flow” with its new line-up of Surface devices that were announced at their Microsoft Event earlier this month. The announced devices include some to-be-expected upgrades, but also some new innovations that Microsoft hopes will shake up the portable device landscape. Surface Pro 7 Falling into that “to-be-expected” upgrade… Continue reading A “Surface” Level Overview of What’s New from Microsoft
Should I get my business online with the NBN? What you need to consider
While NBN Business may have “business” written on the box, it is in-fact still the same old NBN that has had nothing but growing infamy over the past years. NBN Co. has been pushing its business plans since it shifted focus to Australian business in late 2017. Many business owners will have seen the letters… Continue reading Should I get my business online with the NBN? What you need to consider
Data Privacy: Who is listening to your private conversations?
Digital assistants such as Siri and Cortana are becoming increasingly convenient to use as the platforms mature. Many were led to believe this was through the power of Artificial Intelligence, but recent announcements from Facebook and Microsoft showed that’s not entirely the case. A great deal of buzz around privacy of online voice-based systems was… Continue reading Data Privacy: Who is listening to your private conversations?
Still running that 2008 Server? The end is nigh!
Last week, Microsoft officially ended support for the first of its 2008 Server product line – SQL Server 2008 & SQL Server 2008 R2. As with any ‘End of Life’ product, this means that there will be no further security updates released for these products. Although there have been limited exceptions to this rule in… Continue reading Still running that 2008 Server? The end is nigh!
Considering a Bring Your Own Device Policy? Here’s how to make it work…
The benefits for BYOD are plain to see, but how should it be managed? With digital device ownership increasing throughout Australia, studies show the benefits of introducing a Bring Your Own Device policy (BYOD) into the workplace. This would seem to make sense as the devices we use to be productive at work are essentially… Continue reading Considering a Bring Your Own Device Policy? Here’s how to make it work…