The bottom line to most articles about Desktop-as-a-Service is that DaaS will lower your security risks. Explaining the how and why isn’t often delved into in any great depth, but understanding the reasons behind this benefit will allow you to see why DaaS could work for you and your business. Particularly at the moment, when most teams are working remotely.
By David Blesovsky, CEO at Cloudhelix.
Changing your business software can be a significant challenge, with the worry of probable pitfalls along the way. Sally Howell, Enterprise Account Manager at Columbus UK, discusses how ERP software has changed dramatically since the late 1990s from simple ERP systems to end-to-end business management solutions and explains that now could be the optimal time to change.
The culture of app development is changing rapidly. In today’s technology world, defined by the speed of change and fierce competition, time-to-market has become a key competitive advantage. Whereas app development with its various phases, from research to design to testing, used to constitute a lengthy project, today, businesses expect apps to be market-ready within weeks. This puts added pressure on developers and businesses as they need to build consumer-grade apps fast without incurring further costs and delays.
By Abshishek Tandon, Global Manager, Data Science Solutions at Progress.
Developing a good pricing strategy is an art and doing it well can have positive results on a business’s revenue. Even just small tweaks made to the pricing for current products will have more of an impact on revenue than any big-spend marketing push.
By Dan Wilkinson, Paddle.
As an avid supporter of football, or soccer if you live across the Atlantic Ocean, it was fun watching Chelsea recently triumph over Burnley FC with a 4-0 win, securing 3rd position in the league table.
By Brad Parks, Vice President of Business Development at Morpheus Data.
DevOps practices and cloud technologies are now typical across organisations. Cloud technology provides several benefits including on-demand provisioning, scalability and an OpEx cost model. DevOps is the process of bringing your Development and Operations teams together. Agile development and DevOps practices are now essential for attracting the best talent, decreasing deployment times, increasing deployment frequency, reducing failback rates and improving the overall stability of your solution.
By Paul Hatcher, Director of Professional Services, Europe, Tech Data.
In the modern era of big data, the web and cloud computing, the ongoing explosion in the volume and diversity of data that companies need to make sense of in order to do business is well documented. Charles Southwood, Regional VP, Northern Europe and MEA at Denodo.
Retrospect has been very busy in recent weeks, launching Retrospect Cloud Storage, Retrospect Backup 19 and Retrospect Virtual 2022. JG Heithcock, General Manager at Retrospect, talks us through these new storage solutions and the pain points they will help to address.
Marc Garner, VP, Schneider Electric UK and Ireland, outlines the features and benefits of the recently launched Easy Modular All-in-One Data Center, before discussing the growing applications for modular data centres – not least the edge computing market.
Tim Richards, the new Hoptroff CEO, talks through the opportunities to grow the business as it continues to provide timestamping and synchronised time technology solutions for its core financial market, alongside significant growth in a whole series of automation applications – driverless cars, 5G-enabled and smart cities to name but a few – where accurate time is crucial.
Charles Hunsucker, General Manager Americas and Data Centers at Kohler Uninterruptible Power, explains how its entire range of mission critical diesel generators is now compatible with Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) – the latest development in the company’s sustainability focus.