The two DaaS’: Data as a Service and Desktop as a Service

Blog : Data as a Service, desktop as a service

In the world of IT, there are lots of acronyms. They've usually been created to shorten a long, complicated name of a service, solution or software. But there are so many that it can be...

Desktop as a Service Explained

Blog : desktop as a service

Desktop as a Service (also known as DaaS) is a subscription-style IT service that is growing in popularity and is a really cost-effective, efficient solution for lots of organisations. If you're thinking of moving to...

The benefits of using cloud-based desktop services

Blog : Cloud, desktop as a service, IT service management

The introduction of the cloud has changed IT management. One area where the change is most pronounced is desktop management. On-premise desktop management was the method of managing desktops in business, but now cloud-based desktop...

Does free Desktop as a Service exist?

Blog : DaaS, desktop as a service, Managed Services

You might have heard of Desktop as a Service (DaaS) and wondered what it is. Or maybe you want to start using Desktop as a Service, but think it will be too expensive and want...

How do Managed Services work? (Visualised)

Blog : cybersecurity, desktop as a service, hosting, Identity Management, Infographic, managed IT services, process

The term “managed service” refers to the management of a company’s entire, or specific parts, of their IT operations. It is the name given to a range of IT services which are provided to a...

Office 365 Benefits – Cloud Desktop

Blog : benefits, Cloud, desktop as a service, guide, Office 365

Office 365 is cloud-based enabling you to access the tools and files you need on the go. Whether at your desk or on the go, you have the tools to focus on the work that matters...

Managed Services Visualised

Blog : desktop as a service, guide, managed IT services, process diagram, security as a service

Managed Services can be difficult to understand if you are not a technical person. Having a simplified view of the services and how they work is helpful in understanding how the services can fit into your business,...

Remote access for employees using desktop services

Blog : desktop as a service

There is a growing trend of remote and flexible working being made available to employees. To be able to work from home or another location, employees need to be able to access their files, emails...

Why the NHS should embrace a Windows 10 Managed Service

Blog : DaaS, desktop as a service, G-cloud, Government, windows 10

In April 2018, the Department of Health agreed a deal with Microsoft to license Windows 10 for use across the NHS. However, whether Windows 10 is delivered and managed by...

10 ways to smooth your transition to Windows 10

Blog : desktop as a service, windows 10

So far, we have covered the compelling reasons for migrating your Enterprise to Windows 10. The one barrier that remains for most Enterprises attempting the transition to Windows 10, is managing the physical migration....

10 Security Reasons to Upgrade to Windows 10

Blog : desktop as a service, windows 10

This week’s instalment of my (yet to be fully defined) series of blogs on Windows 10 focuses on the reasons why you should upgrade to Windows 10 from a security standpoint. We are living in interesting...