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Cloud Deployment & Optimization

Cloud Storage: Advantages and Common Alternatives

Secure, dependable, and accessible data storage is the backbone of any modern company. Learn about the advantages of cloud storage systems, on-premises storage systems, and hybrid storage.
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Application Modernization

4 Application Solutions to Modernize Your Company

How do you decide on an application modernization strategy? In this blog, we cover four solutions that can improve efficiency and optimize any company.
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Data Analytics

How to Jumpstart Your Data Modernization Journey

Most want to transform and modernize their data but don’t know how. Here's how to successfully guide your organization along its data modernization journey.
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Uncategorized

Could Microsoft’s Newest Licensing Updates Benefit You?

Microsoft announced sweeping licensing changes that may positively impact their customers. Here are the 3 most important changes and how they may impact you.
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Datacenters

5 Ways a Hybrid Datacenter Can Improve Your Business

Hybrid datacenters merge cloud infrastructure with on-premises IT infrastructure. Going “hybrid” allows you to utilize both on-premises and cloud platforms.
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Application Modernization

Are Legacy Applications Holding You Back?

New technologies, improved functionality and smoother business processes are all reasons to consider a modernization of your legacy systems and applications.

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Productivity & Collaboration

10 Steps to Successful Requirements Gathering and Elicitation Meeting

Here are 10 recommended steps to help you organize and facilitate a successful requirements gathering and elicitation meeting.
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Application Modernization

Agile User Story Splitting by Happy / Unhappy Paths & Operations (CRUD)

Good user stories and acceptance criteria will address both happy and unhappy paths of the story. The Happy Path represents the perfect situation where there are few (or no options) and nothing ever goes wrong.
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Productivity & Collaboration

Async, Await, and ConfigureAwait – Oh My!

In .NET Framework 4.5, async/await keywords were added to make async programming easier to work with. However, there are a few gotchas you may not know about.
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Cloud Deployment & Optimization

Azure Tips & Tricks: Preventing Headaches with Cosmos Document IDs

The following simple tip regarding Cosmos DB's document identifier property may help you avoid creating a hard-to-find bug in your code.
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Application Modernization

How to Identify Good and Bad Agile User Stories

What Makes a Good User Story? The most common checklist that is applied to identify a GOOD user story was coined by Bill Wake, and it is the acronym INVEST. It stands for: I – independentN – negotiableV – valuableE- estimableS – smallT – testable Let me briefly explain each of these, and how it relates to the …

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Data Analytics

How to Use Aggregation Tables to Improve Performance

This dive into aggregation tables will help you decide when to use them in Power BI to improve your data model and query performance.
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Productivity & Collaboration

Managing Web.Config Settings For Multiple Environments

The web.config transformation process that occurs while publishing an ASP.NET web app is a compelling model for management automation.
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Security

Office 365: Single Sign-on vs. Same Sign-on

When going to a sign-on solution it is good to weigh your options and pick the choice best suited for your business needs.
Power Apps
Application Modernization

When Is Your App Too Complex for Power Apps?

When is the business need and corresponding technical solution too complex for Power Apps? Here are some examples when a custom app may be the best choice.

Security Insights

We put security at the core of everything we do

How Passwordless Authentication Can Secure Your Environment

What if your end users could stop creating, storing, or remembering passwords? It's possible with passwordless authentication. Here's what you need to know.

7 Key Guidelines to Accelerate Your Zero Trust Journey

To help you find the right route to take along your zero trust journey, our security experts have compiled 7 guidelines you can use to plot your own course.

The 6 Major Stages of a Successful Cloud Migration: A Walkthrough

By following these proven major stages of a successful cloud migration, IT leaders can provide a path to a more flexible, responsive, and agile organization.

Connect Teams Users to PureCloud Help Desk Agents with Azure Bots

We recently helped one of our clients to create an experience where both end users and Help Desk Agents can remain in the tools where they are most productive.

Cloud Insights

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microsoft licensing updates
Uncategorized

Could Microsoft’s Newest Licensing Updates Benefit You?

Microsoft announced sweeping licensing changes that may positively impact their customers. Here are the 3 most important changes and how they may impact you.
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Datacenters

5 Ways a Hybrid Datacenter Can Improve Your Business

Hybrid datacenters merge cloud infrastructure with on-premises IT infrastructure. Going “hybrid” allows you to utilize both on-premises and cloud platforms.
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Application Modernization

Are Legacy Applications Holding You Back?

New technologies, improved functionality and smoother business processes are all reasons to consider a modernization of your legacy systems and applications.
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Productivity & Collaboration

3 New Updates to Microsoft Teams | August 2022

In our August update of Microsoft Teams features, we highlight 3 new General Availability features and explain how they impact your day-to-day work.
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Data Analytics

Data-Driven Organizations Avoid These 7 Common Pitfalls

Everyone wants to become data-driven. But, before you start modernizing your data, make sure you watch out for these common data transformation pitfalls.
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Productivity & Collaboration

Microsoft 365 Migration Success Depends on These 5 Steps

To help your Microsoft 365 migration from on-premises SharePoint truly succeed, here are the 5 critical things to consider before you do the technical planning.
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