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Four ways small(er) businesses level the playing field with Cloud Computing

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If you are managing the IT function at a smaller company, you’ve already got a lot of challenges.  Like two out of three Australian businesses, you may not have a website. You’re competing not just with local business, but businesses around the world. The cost of IT infrastructure and software means you can’t provide the same […]

What ‘Cloud Sprawl’ means and how you can avoid it completely

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A talking point that often comes up when I discuss cloud computing with peers and clients is security. It’d be remiss, of course, not to wonder about the security of a server that is completely remote. I believe every astute manager should be asking this question.

Private or Public? How will you connect to the Cloud?

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When Cloud Solutions Group works with a business or organisation, and the decision to connect to the Cloud is made, one of the first discussions we have  is choosing either a private or public cloud, or combination of both. As always the choice is usually determined by a number of factors, with your needs  at […]

The Cloud’s Lining Isn’t Silver – It’s Green

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I have had many recent discussions with colleagues and customers about the need to consider the carbon footprint of IT services. With recent debate ongoing, more and more governments, businesses and IT leaders are taking this very seriously. What makes this exciting is how more and more small and large businesses are reducing their environmental […]