Blogs

Do you have the flow?

Feb 15, 2018 | Jaime Perez

Microsoft Flow became general availability (GA) in April of 2016, which makes it about 14 in dog years, and in technology that is about a generation. Over those years, I have found that many O365…

My SharePoint Site is Horrible, but that’s OK

Feb 14, 2018 | Jason Rivera

Over the last 13 years, I’ve witnessed many horror stories regarding SharePoint.  Many of the issues that I’ve seen stem from businesses not having a clear vision around what they want to do with the…

Nuances in Microsoft Exchange Online Migrations

Feb 9, 2018 | Jaime Perez

After migrating Exchange on-premises to Exchange online for several years now. I have lived the evolution of both Exchange and Exchange Online simultaneously, migrations and hybrid. I am pleased to say that the process of…

Microsoft’s Office 365 Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

Feb 7, 2018 | Jaime Perez

Microsoft’s DLP is probably one of those products that many people have heard about. Some might even know it can solve their organization's issues, but do not know where to start. Hopefully, the following can…

Amazon Workspaces: The Next Big Thing for Business is Here

Jan 30, 2018 | Steve Schuler

When most IT managers think of AWS (Amazon Web Services), visions of nearly empty datacenters dance in their heads. AWS is well-known for virtually limitless on-demand storage and computer resources to allow customers to purchase…

Recommendations Regarding Meltdown and Spectre

Jan 5, 2018 | Ned Bellavance

The recently announced exploits Meltdown and Spectre have far-reaching consequences that are difficult to even estimate at this point.  While the blast radius of Meltdown is confined to Intel processors, the Spectre exploit impacts almost every major manufacturer of…

GDPR and Microsoft’s Compliance Manager Service

Dec 14, 2017 | Jaime Perez

Microsoft has ramped up compliance in response to business concerns various compliances, FedRAMP, ISO and especially over General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).  The enforcement date of GDPR being the 25th of May 2018, compliance is…

Staffhub: Scheduling and Communication for Shift Workers

Dec 14, 2017 | Jason Rivera

StaffHub is a solution offered by Office 365 that addresses the scheduling and communication needs of what they call “deskless workers” or shift workers.  If you’ve ever worked in retail,  hospitality, or a field where…

Office 365: Integration, Intelligence, and AI

Nov 22, 2017 | Jason Rivera

Office 365 is a collection of interconnected products and services.  The casual user may not realize how connected these services are.  You may just go to Office 365 to access Word Online.  Maybe you spend…

So You’ve Joined This New-fangled Thing Called The Cloud

Nov 21, 2017 | Brenda Heisler

You’re hip, you’re cool. You’re… hoping this isn’t more hassle than it’s worth. Our architects have come across a lot of people in the same position. They want to take advantage of the flexibility, lower…