Category Archives: Microsoft

From the #Cloud: Ineligible to switch your Office 365 plan? Part 1

I’ve recently experienced a specific occurrence of this issue within one of our small customer tenants. The resolution was simple, but the cause was frustrating – Microsoft’s approach to disabling trial/non-GA license types within a subscription. In this example, Planner was the culprit.  You’re probably aware that (at the time of writing) Planner has recently… Read More »

From the Cloud: Microsoft flicks the switch on “Windows As A Service”

So it’s finally happened. Windows as a Service is now officially here. This week (Tuesday 12th) Microsoft announced at it’s annual Worldwide Partner Conference (“WPC” to those in the know…) that Windows 10 would be made available from Cloud Solution Providers (“CSPs”) in a subscription based consumption model akin to Office 365. Consumable as “Windows… Read More »