With several hot topics surrounding IT at the moment there are two which have been gaining momentum – Data & Analytics and GDPR. Unsurprisingly, the key driving force is that good data is turning into more of a goldmine than oil extractions in the modern age. (As explained in this article in The Economist: http://www.economist.com/news/briefing/21721634-how-it-shaping-up-data-giving-rise-new-economy) […]
Summary On Friday people around the world and the critical systems they depend on were victims of malicious “WannaCrypt” software. risual Managed Services worked throughout the weekend to ensure we understood the attack and were taking all possible actions to protect our customers. We are using the MSRC blog – Customer Guidance for WannaCrypt attacks […]
Last week I was at a customer to carry out an Exchange server upgrade. This customer was still running Exchange 2010 Service Pack 2 across three servers as they hadn’t been patched since their installation. The nice thing about Exchange 2010 SP2 is that Microsoft supply a script that allows someone like myself to isolate […]
So we had a requirement recently whereby we wanted to restrict the amount of Domain Admins we had in our Active Directory domain. One of the issues we came across is users who aren’t members of Domain Admins not being able to open the Remote Access Management console to administer our DirectAccess implementation. These users […]
“To sign in remotely, you need the right to sign in through Remote Desktop Services” error on Console session with Hyper-V 2016
Strange one I came across the other day, I was using a Hyper-V 2016 machine on console but kept getting the below error every time I tried to sign in – To sign in remotely, you need the right to sign in through Remote Desktop Services: This was a domain joined machine and non-admin user […]
When I was a child, I remember spending hours playing with LEGO, attempting to build some incredible structure that hadn’t been attempted before, using half from my Star Wars set and half from my Pirate set to build a spaceship to enable Han Solo to race Captain Hook through the skies and seas. Looking back […]
Zombies have long been one of the internets favourite topics since before the days of broadband. Zombies have also hit the mainstream and most movies, books and other media have now had the undead treatment, including Pride and Prejudice and Zombies, the Marvel Zombie universe and Shaun of the Dead! With an undead uprising so […]
Dynamics365 is one of the most under-appreciated Microsoft products, with many brushing it off as just another CRM solution. It’s so much more than this however, with capabilities to completely align a business from the origins of a sale to a project’s closedown. Every business department can implement data into CRM, all of which can […]
Discover the benefits of connecting your organisation across all departments, by bringing together people, data and processes all within Dynamics 365. The Dynamics 365 suite can integrate with Office 365 and consists of intelligent business applications that manage and run your entire business whilst better engaging customers. What makes Dynamics 365 unique is that it […]
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With several hot topics surrounding IT at the moment there are two which have been gaining momentum –...