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With more and more Office 365 enabled datacenters coming on-stream, Microsoft have recognised the need to enable customers to move existing tenants from their current regions into specific regions to support data sovereignty requirements. Although not a...read more
I recently needed to take the new extaCloud web site (https://exta.cloud) up to a more secure place to support shopping cart functionality provided by WooCommerce so wanted to serve the site via SSL. Ignoring all the rigmarole associated to...read more
With the GDPR coming into effect in just over a year's time, Microsoft has drawn a firm and resolute line in the sand extending their central initiative around 'trust' to now include specific offerings in the context of the GDPR. In a blog post, Rich...read more
I am giving it some wellie with a Guerilla Marketing approach for my latest business venture. This Guerilla-ness is manifested in no small part by the creation from the ground-up of a Divi themed web site. It is entirely fair to say that I am no web designer. In fact,...read more
Came across a doozy today. I'm a big fan of TrayStatus, a neat utility for Windows from BinaryFortress. It provides a number of visual indicators right into the Window System Tray and in my case (as a Surface Book user) I use it for disk I/O and (when...read more
Meetings are chaos. Meetings waste time. Meeting serve no purpose. All things we have heard about meetings wherever we work and whatever we do. The reality is that meetings are not all pointless time wasting, they just need rules. Too many meetings...read more