• application modernisation and microsoft first strategy

    Application Modernisation with a Microsoft Cloud First Strategy

    Improved business efficiencies,  advanced financial reporting and third-party independence We’re proud to announce our successful partnership as the preferred IT partner for Pettinaroli UK. A distinguished, multinational group specialising in water distribution systems. Focusing on application modernisation with a Microsoft…

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  • power platform

    Risk and legal compliance leader selects Acora to standardise operations and enable integration

    Compliance leader selects Acora to provide a Power Platform Solution that standardises operations and enables rapid integration. We are thrilled to share a recent win at Acora within our Applications and Data offering: A digital transformation project to implement Microsoft…

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  • Data that is loved tends to survive

    Data that is loved, tends to survive.

    In everyday life, we are driven by data. And it isn’t just the role of technical engineers to deliver that information anymore. Today, you will find that hundreds of industry leaders and organisations worldwide are leaning on the power that…

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  • Intune and Autopilot

    Intune and Autopilot

    If you’re working in the Microsoft 365 ecosystem (or read David Murphy’s recent blog) you’ll have heard of Intune and Autopilot. In this blog, we’ll look at the differences between them, and what they replace from legacy on-premises days. Intune…

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  • Windows 11 Journey

    Windows 11 – How the OS upgrade journey has changed

    How to introduce Windows 11 is a key question for IT leaders. Although the overall method of getting from Windows 10 to Windows 11 hasn’t changed, you’ll need to test the new OS – first with IT, then with pilot…

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  • Windows 365

    Windows 365 – do I need it?

    You could be forgiven for missing Windows 365, even if you pay attention to the IT news. Partly, I suppose, because Microsoft chose to release it during the summer holidays! And really, it’s a pretty simple concept: a PC-per-individual, in…

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  • Data catches

    Making Data Work

    In IT terms, the concept of Big Data has been around for a very long time. But when it was first coined in the ancient past (around 2005) no one had any real idea of just how much raw data…

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  • Making the Most of Microsoft 365 Licensing

    Almost every Microsoft customer has started shifting to subscription-based Microsoft 365 (M365) services. These are part of the growing ‘evergreen’ Microsoft ecosystem, where individuals and organisations pay a monthly fee for use-rights to a product, rather than buying a perpetual…

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  • Yep, it’s Windows 11!

    As mentioned in our article on Wednesday, Windows… 11?, Microsoft held a Livestream event yesterday evening which announced the release of Windows 11. The feed on Microsoft’s website appeared to become overwhelmed just minutes into the event, I was completely cut…

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