Category: Cloud

What Is Cloud Computing?

Cloud Computing Cloud Computing is the delivery of computing services such as: servers, storage, databases, networking, software, analytics and lots more over the Internet. Companies offering these computing services are called cloud providers and typically charge for cloud computing services based on usage, similar to how you are billed for gas or electricity at home….

Facilities Management. Business Intelligence and Business Processes. How do you manage?

Managing office buildings, public areas and other corporate facilities generates a lot of data. There can be many business processes to incorporate into the general everyday running of buildings. These processes can sometimes be quite simple, but can also be quite complex incorporating SLA, (service level agreements), governance policies, supply chain management and the use…

Latest updates to SharePoint and One Drive

The 2017 SharePoint Virtual Summit kicked off yesterday Few key points from the keynote presentation. First SharePoint is growing and growing fast. Now with over 100 million Office 365 users. Used by over 250K organisations including 85% of the Fortune 500 firms. On-Line is increasing in importance as over 60% of SharePoints seats are cloud based….

Global Ransomware Attack

NHS Windows PCs hit hard As many people know there is a wide-spread and serious global PC hacking attack. The BBC and UK papers report numerous hospitals and the NHS in general have been especially hard hit with many thousands of PCs compromised. The virus is bad, as bad as they get. An infected PC…

Microsoft Cloud Strength Highlights Third Quarter Results

Microsoft announce financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2017: Revenue was $22.1 billion GAAP, and $23.6 billion non-GAAP Operating income was $5.6 billion GAAP, and $7.1 billion non-GAAP Net income was $4.8 billion GAAP, and $5.7 billion non-GAAP Diluted earnings per share was $0.61 GAAP, and $0.73 non-GAAP “Our results this quarter reflect…