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What’s Best for Remote Workers: VDI or VPN?

September 09, 2020

“Orignal post from https://blogs.vmware.com/euc/2020/04/business-continuity-vdi-versus-vpn.html“ Due to the restrictions businesses have implemented in response to recent unprecedented events, the majority of the world’s office workers are now working from home, and IT departments are scrambling to figure out how to support the massive increase in home workers. (Shawn Bass and I wrote a blog post a few […]
 
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DaaS is on the rise: What it means for your MSP

July 06, 2020

The popularity of remote work as we embark on our new normal has made Desktop as a Service (DaaS) rise in popularity, also as companies prioritise the safety and accessibility of their remote workers. DaaS provides you with the sophisticated technology and power of a physical desktop/laptop, from anywhere, via a cloud service. So essentially, hosted desktops […]
 
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Work home

Enable your customers to operate remotely with these vital tools

April 14, 2020

With most of Australia effectively in lockdown, most of your customers are likely aiming to pivot their business to a remote workforce model. Analyst firm Forrester Group previously published advice on a pandemic business continuity plan that warns organisations they’re at risk without specific measures and tools in place. For a pandemic business continuity plan to work, […]
 
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DaaS Business Continuity

DaaS for Pandemic Specific Business Continuity Plan

February 19, 2020

CRN published last week that the Novel Coronavirus could spark buyer interest in remote access software and virtual desktops. Analyst firm Forrester Group published guidance titled “Prepare Your Organization For A Pandemic – Key Recommendations For How Business And Risk Leaders Build Resiliency In A World Where Disease Outbreaks Are The New Normal” that warns […]
 
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Why your business needs Desktop as a Service

October 21, 2016

Overview Desktop as a Service (DaaS) provides a convenient solution for small to medium businesses. Bringing greater flexibility, ease of administration and cost savings to organisations. This post will talk about why your business needs to use Desktop as a Service and some of the business benefits that you’ll see. So what is Desktop as […]
 
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Make management say yes to DaaS

March 05, 2015

You know the benefits of Desktop as a Service (DaaS); savings, advanced security, mobility, flexibility, the list goes on – but now you need to convince management that this is the project they must say yes too. Creating the perfect mix of IT and sales is tough, which is why we’ve picked out the key points you need to […]
 
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DaaS to the rescue!

February 24, 2015

Last week the unimaginable happened in Hosted Network HQ, we had a power outage! Not only was our office impacted, but the entire complex, including the McDonalds that is just a short walk from our building. With no lighting, no power and no computers you’d think there would be stressed Directors, unmet deadlines and angry […]
 
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Everything you need to know about DaaS optimisation

January 27, 2015

Network Performance and Optimisation This is by far the most important component of Desktop as a Service and while we take care of our side as the service provider you still need to take into consideration the end-users environment. Correctly optimise the group policy PCoIP settings to suit your clients needs. For example if a […]
 
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Your Office 365 questions answered

January 12, 2015

With Desktop as a Service (DaaS), a premium end-user experience is extremely important and creates a couple of things to consider when comparing against traditional desktops. Please see these considerations below: Office 365 is a fantastic product and we get a lot of questions every day about if it can be used with our Desktop as a Service solution. […]
 
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Introducing Desktop Disaster Recovery

November 24, 2014

Imagine if you were in the firing line of a bushfire, a flood or in the eye of a severe storm – how prepared would your organisation be? If your working facility was to be severely impacted, could your business carry on? If you answered no to the above, then it’s time to say hello to the […]
 
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