Things to Know About Cloud Computing

Cloud computing refers to the delivery of various computing services for rapid innovation, flexible resource allocation and economies of scale. It’s one of the most in-demand IT delivery resources, powered by as a pay-as-you-go pricing model. Instead of opting for physical data centers, your organization consumes servers, storage and databases through a cloud provider, such as Microsoft and its Azure platform. Other alternatives are Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud (GCP). Organizations of diverse […]


Microsoft End of Support: What You Need to Know, Again

Last year, many companies scrambled upgrading from Server 2008 to stay in compliance. If you were one of those who had to go through this, you know the process required a ton of effort. I spoke to several clients who had no upgrade options due to software limitations, which forced them to stay on Server 2008, at least for the immediate future. For those customers, our only choice was […]


Azure Arc: New Approach to Hybrid Cloud Environments

Manage the Chaos of Multiple Clouds and Diverse On-Premises Technology As more companies embrace the cloud, the use of hybrid architectures is becoming more predominant. These architectures allow organizations to keep benefitting from investments made in on-premises environments, while leveraging innovation introduced by the cloud. The adoption of hybrid solutions can be a winner. But […]


Microsoft Azure Arc

Use Azure Management with Any Infrastructure to Simplify Operations and Get the Gift of Extra Time in Your Day During the past 12 years, I have had many meetings with customers who run a mix of applications on-premises, in the cloud and at the edge. Managing these disparate systems has always been a time-consuming chore. Repeatedly, I have heard IT managers lament for a single management […]


5 Changes Shaping Future of Work

The past few years have seen remote work, flexible hours and reliance on technology evolve into common practices in many modern-day workplaces. The Coronavirus pandemic has accelerated their implementation. Amid a pandemic, many companies have already resumed hiring, and some in a big way. In many cases, they are filling spots vacated during the crisis. And employees showing […]


It’s Flu-idity Season: Don’t Let Your Business Systems Get Sick

[Editor’s Note: Know This, Do This is a blog series from System Soft Technologies. What is this series for? It’s a cycle of articles that take you on a journey, exploring ways innovative technology can help leaders drive transformation and growth.] Know This Let’s face it. For many, 2020 has been a year of escalating challenges, both […]


Microsoft Ignite 2020: 6 Things to Know Empowering Business Resilience

The world of work has changed fundamentally. As we work toward the “new normal” or the “next normal,” one thing is abundantly clear: We’re not going back to pre-pandemic normal anytime soon. Does this sound overly dramatic? Perhaps. But, as Satya Nadella said during his recent Microsoft Ignite keynote, Covid-19 seems to have driven a year’s worth of digital transformation each month of 2020. […]


Cloud Security: Not a Contradiction in Terms

[Editor’s Note: Know This, Do This is a blog series from System Soft Technologies. What is this series for? It’s a cycle of articles that take you on a journey, exploring ways innovative technology can help leaders drive transformation and growth.] Know This: Leaders continue to work through the evolution of how business can survive and […]