Windows 10 is coming……………release date 29th of July 2015

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Upgrade to Windows 10 Free – Release date 29th of July Windows 10 is so familiar and easy to use, you’ll feel like an expert. The Start Menu is back in an expanded form, plus bring over your pinned apps and favourites so they’re ready and waiting for you. It starts up and resumes fast, has more built-in security to … Read More

Ericom Connect v7: a ground-up rewrite of their desktop virtualization product that seems more modern than Citrix or VMware!

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by Brian Madden Yesterday Ericom released Ericom Connect v7, the latest version of their VDI & RDSH desktop and app virtualization solution (formerly known as AccessNow). Connect is a complete rewrite which was two years in the making. It focuses on enterprise scalability (supporting 100k concurrent users), ease of use (install everything in 19 minutes), and reporting based on actual … Read More

Big fish in a small pond: Why it pays to consider smaller suppliers

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Using a big tech supplier brings many advantages: the security of dealing with a company on a firm financial footing; the confidence that brand recognition brings; and the army of developers that can pounce on a bug, for example. And, of course, nobody ever got fired for buying IBM or Microsoft, or any of the other tech titans. But at … Read More