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Posted on April 16, 2013 by SimonPhillips


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Windows 8 Hits RTM.. code is locked down ready for distribution

Posted on August 2, 2012 by SimonPhillips

Microsoft have confirmed that Windows 8 has hit RTM (along with Windows Server 2012, but more on that later). RTM (Release to manufacturing) is ready and carrys the final build number of 9200. Availability is as follows: August 15th: Available … Continue reading

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Will the surface increase business Cloud take-up?

Posted on July 4, 2012 by SimonPhillips

If you own a tablet, you’ve probably been using the cloud for some time now. Dropbox, Apple iCloud and even Gmail are examples of how service providers are storing your data on their servers. Mobile use is growing a great … Continue reading

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Windows 8 – easy upgrades anybody?

Posted on July 3, 2012 by SimonPhillips

Microsoft have confirmed this week that Pc’s running Windows XP, Vista or 7 are all eligable for upgrading to Windows 8 Pro for jusy $39.99 in over 100 markets and 37 different languages. Apple did a similar trick recently when … Continue reading

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Office 365 Tools & Utilities

Posted on May 9, 2012 by SimonPhillips

If you haven’t already seen these tools then take a moment and pop over to the guys at MessageOps and check out the utilities they have on offer.. really neat stuff. They offer some really useful tools for migrating your … Continue reading

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West Midlands Ambulance Staff moving to Office 365

Posted on April 24, 2012 by SimonPhillips

West Midlands Ambulance Service has started the process of migrating circa 4000 Users (yes, 4000!) to Microsoft Office 365 along with the Sharepoint platform after purchasing both items through the Government Cloudstore. The move will remove the requirement for the … Continue reading

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Windows 8 Server (Server 2012) – Hyper-V Component Architecture

Posted on April 20, 2012 by SimonPhillips

Microsoft are busy posting all kind of new information relating to Windows 8 and Windows 8 server (we now know that will be called Windows Server 2012) and as such we are starting to see all kinds of great demo’s … Continue reading

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Onlive Cloud Desktop – Windows Cloud to your iPad (video)

Posted on April 17, 2012 by SimonPhillips

Onlive traditionally known for their gaming and streaming games services are to deliver a cloud based desktop experience suitable for all devices (i think) but in particular they seem to have aimed at iPad users.. as far as i know … Continue reading

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5 Great cloud applications for the SME (SaaS)

Posted on April 7, 2012 by SimonPhillips

Part of what I want to do here with this site is to expose the best and worst of the cloud, tell you what its all about and what might help you.. really.. just what it says.. cloud related news … Continue reading

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Office 365 – Quite possibly awesome! (Part 1)

Posted on April 4, 2012 by SimonPhillips

Office 365 has been with us for some time now and I have finally got round to using it in anger and I’m pleasantly surprised at really how good it is. It is realistically one of the most cost effective … Continue reading