Preparing for the DWCNZ in Auckland. I had two sessions – ROI of Office 365, and Safeguarding the Digital Workplace.
Setting a new high-level point on my Apple Watch – on April 29, 2019. It only took 4 hours of intense exercise, including a 6km swim.
There are easy ways of calculating return-on-investment for Office 365. Just compare-and-contrast the cost of Office 365 versus the cost structure of whatever tool set you are currently using.
Office 365 offers an incredible selection of capabilities to drive productivity and collaboration, but the digital workplace is under attack. Malicious actors are seeking access to your information, your corporate secrets, your reputation, and ultimately, your corporate hoard of cash. You better be doing something to safeguard your digital workplace – both from malicious actors and to be compliant with new data protection regulations around the world.
While easy methods of calculating ROI exist, tracking reduced labour costs and lower travel costs don’t provide any insight into the true business value of Office 365. True business value is derived when Office 365 supports changes to work practice, organisational structure, culture and the organisation’s business model.
An attempt to capture the feelings of the red zone in Christchurch, where everything that once was is no longer.
A terror attack in Christchurch on March 15, 2019 left 49 precious souls dead, and families devastated as a consequence. The city was in lockdown for hours as the police restored order. Peaceful hearts may take longer.
Last week saw the first major service disruption to Office 365 in several years. A severe storm in Texas impacted the cooling system at the US South Central data centre, which resulted in protective systems in the data centre switching into containment mode and shutting down servers to […]
After a pretty good run, Microsoft Office 365 had a major outage in San Antonio TX this week. A lightning storm during the night caused a power spike in the US South Central data centre, which negatively affected the cooling system in one part of the data centre, […]
Along with many others, my late 2017 Apple MacBook Pro suffers from a problematic keyboard. While I have had the laptop since before Christmas last year, I haven’t used the keyboard very often, since it is usually connected to a large screen and external keyboard in the office. […]