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Windows 10 Aftermath

At the end of last month, we revealed the new Windows 10 strategy and how it will affect everyone’s business. Few managed service providers have any public statement about Windows […]

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Rethink Your Strategy with Windows 10

Whenever a new version of Windows is released, you always hear the same things: Don’t be on the bleeding edge. Stay one version behind. Wait until the first service pack. Remember […]

Online Backup

Office 365 Backup Recommendations

Office 365 offers unprecedented disaster recovery and security compliance, but you must enable features to replace traditional backup and take practical precautions.  Ignorance is not bliss. If you want to strike […]

Windows Server 2003 Bastille

Bastille Day for Windows Server 2003

On July 14, 1789, commoners of Paris stormed the Bastille which was a prison fortress that represented royal atrocities. The event was the flashpoint for the French revolution. Some historians […]

Money vs Time

Live Migration: Paying for the Sizzle

Study the graphic closely and you’ll notice the secret but costly component that makes Live Migration function so well. People often confuse Azure Site Recovery or replicated offline copies of virtual servers with moving virtual […]

Future Vision

Proving Customer Satisfaction Versus Competitors

How do you prove customer satisfaction versus competitors? Can what you claim be verified by a third-party? Are you regularly demonstrating great customer service and acting upon customer feedback? These […]

Microsoft Azure

Understanding Azure Site Recovery

Azure Site Recovery provides offline copies of your virtual servers replicated to Microsoft every 15 minutes. Since 2008, the technology has existed to replicate virtual servers from a physical network across […]

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GAA Conference 2015: CPAs Experience Cloud

The turnout for the OSCPA 2015 Governmental Accounting & Auditing Conference on May 11-12 at the Embassy Suites Hotel in Norman was over 750 attendees with Matrixforce as a major sponsor for […]

Cloud Computing

Leverage Office 365 Admin Roles

Probably the least utilized business function of Office 365 is admin roles. You no longer have to give global administrative access for all e-mail and documents to IT. Here’s some insight to […]

Microsoft Azure

Azure Top 10 Important Buying Tips

In April of 2014, Microsoft News reported that Office 365 had reached a $2.5 billon annual revenue rate. Since that time, the usage of all Microsoft Online Services has continued […]