Posts by aspiraadrian

Busting the Myths around Cloud Security

Posted by on Apr 4, 2017 in Cloud, Law in the Cloud, Microsoft | 0 comments

Cloud services: A view of legal sector guidance I recently enjoyed a visit to one of the UK’s largest legal event specifically designed for lawyers and ambitious law firms seeking ground breaking innovations.  As you would expect the Cloud and Digital Transformation and Business Improvement were topics under discussion in every theatre. I did hear one speaker say “There are too many questions relating to Safe Harbour for commercial law firms to trust Office 365”.  I’ll be fair to the speaker in case I heard the line out of context, and just say that, without said context, this is #fakenews. Spend some time listening to Brad Smith, Microsoft’s President and Chief Legal...

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New Releases of ‘Resource and Room Manager’

Posted by on May 6, 2016 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

May the 4th marked the Release to Manufacturing (RTM) of SharePoint Server 2016! This is an important milestone in the delivery of this significant release, which includes new capabilities for users, IT pros and administrators, as well as the next generation of hybrid capabilities for SharePoint. This also marks the general availability of cloud hybrid search for SharePoint Server 2013 and higher customers—allowing on-premises and Office 365 content to be surfaced in one search result.   That’s the end of the Microsoft announcement. Much more important is the release today of the latest version of ‘Resource and Room Manager’ from AspiraCloud. There are...

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AspiraCloud Earns Distinction Through Commitment to Academic Customers.

Posted by on Apr 16, 2016 in Cloud, Microsoft | 0 comments

AspiraCloud today announced it has renewed its status as a Gold Microsoft Authorized Education Partner (AEP), demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft academic customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft AEP authorization, partners must complete a test to prove their level of academic licensing and market expertise. The AEP program is designed to train participating resellers on Microsoft’s Academic licensing, authorize them to purchase and resell Microsoft Academic licenses, and demonstrate to potential customers that they are approved and knowledgeable academic partners. AspiraCloud is Microsoft Gold Cloud Platform Partner...

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AspiraCloud Exhibiting at BETT 2016

Posted by on Jan 12, 2016 in BETT 2016, Cloud, Microsoft | 0 comments

This year, for the first time AspiraCloud will be exhibiting at BETT 2016. BETT is the world’s largest IT in Education show held at Excel in London every year.  The exhibition will be visited by nearly 50,000 Teachers and School leaders over four days. We will be there as part of the Microsoft Partner Village, right next to the Microsoft main stand.  Come and meet with Chris McKinley, Adrian Edgar or Seb Matthews and talk about how AspiraCloud can help you  make the most from your investment in IT. The Partner Village Theatre No only will we be on our stand talking about Microsoft Azure and Office 365, but Seb Matthews will also be presenting a thought leadership...

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Are You a Cost Saving Super Hero?

Posted by on Dec 8, 2015 in Azure, Cloud, Microsoft | 0 comments

  Everyone has the potential to be a cost saving superhero. Have you thought about how to save costs with your IT infrastructure? How often do you thing about saving money when standing up new server infrastructure in your office or school? When you look through the online catalogue for your preferred supplier to get the best price on the hardware, how often to you thing about the hidden costs associated with your purchase? The cost of electricity The cost of ventilation and cooling Back up infrastructure and media The cost of licensing (and the stress of making sure you have got it right) Support staff costs Environmental costs As your need for efficient workloads...

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