In late 2019 Microsoft Systems will become end of life. Microsoft will be ending support for both its Windows 7 operating system and Office 2010. This means that any devices running these editions will soon lose support. Here are five reasons why you should already be preparing to avoid this by planning for this […]
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A question often posed in the news is what is the future of our High Streets ? An emerging trend is the adoption of Retail Co-working. It is no surprise that one of the hippest co-working providers has already moved into this space – literally !
In 2020 Microsoft will stop support on Small Business Server 2011, Microsoft Exchange 2010, Windows 7 and Office 2010.What does that mean for you ?
Just two or three years ago, people liked to talk about agile working – but often it was purely talk.
Now, though, it’s genuinely happening and most people who are planning a change in their workplace – whether it’s a new building, a refurbishment or a look at better utilisation of space – are focusing on agile working. So what are some of the themes that underlie true agile working
Here at Twin Systems we have been taking a business focused approach to technology for over twenty years. It has taken a while but at last we have put some of this into our Business Technology Guide Taking 9 key areas that our clients are talking to us about we have tried to give you […]
Mobile devices come in all shapes and sizes, from smartphones, notebooks and tablets, to the new-breed hybrid convertibles and detatchables that made headlines at the Consumer Electronics Show 2015. While mobility boosts enterprise employee efficiency by delivering “anywhere access” to business data and systems, it obliterates what’s left of the increasingly ineffective corporate network perimeter. […]
If your in-box is currently reporting unread messages in the hundreds or thousands, you might have a hard time believing the news: e-mail is on the decline. The total volume of e-mail has dropped about 10 percent since 2010. So is there a new digital channel wrestling for your attention Email V Messaging ? The […]
Many companies that we engage with mistakenly believe that their routine backup operations have them covered in an outage or disaster. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard a CIO say, “Our data is backed up via XYZ software each night. That’s our DR plan.” Data backup and disaster recovery are not the […]
Every single year since I can remember there is very stiff competition for the most over used word or phrase within the outsourcing technology industry. The word cloud when applied like a magic bullet to every area of technology has to be the most over used word in our current lexicon. The Simplest and Easiest […]
As technologists, we are always thinking about the future of IT and solutions, right? So it is often the case that when we retire older systems, or move location the value of software licences we have left in those configurations is often ignored. The question is how much money are you leaving on the table. […]