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Is your business still running Windows 7? Here’s what you need to know

Windows 7 became beloved as an operating system, and for good reason. It improved on its predecessor by upping speed and stability, as well as reducing non-essential programs and improving the interface. Windows 10, the most recent version of Windows, has built upon the look and feel of Windows 7 with an even better performance …

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April 11th, 2019


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Microsoft: Powering digital transformation since 1980

From January 2020, Microsoft will no longer offer technical and security support for Windows 7. When it was released in 2009, Windows 7 was instantly praised as one of Microsoft’s most successful operating systems. But, as is always the case with technology, what was revolutionary a decade ago is now yesterday’s news. In the decade since Windows 7 …

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March 28th, 2019


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Achieve new levels of productivity with a modern desktop

Today’s workplace technology must meet the demands of a wide range of workflows, schedules and tasks – while meeting the challenges of a diverse and varied view of modern work. This includes: Firstline workers dealing with customers face-to-face Field sales representatives juggling customer meetings Back office staff balancing the demands of their teams The C-suite …

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March 18th, 2019


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Centrality and change++ announce strategic partnership

Centrality forge a partnership with change++ to provide a Business Intelligence Strategy for their customers. Over the past two decades, Centrality, a Microsoft Gold Partner for Windows, Modern Workplace, Azure Application & Infrastructure has become the strategic partner of choice for a long list of organisations and independent businesses across a variety of industries.  Our …

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March 4th, 2019


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Why 24 x 7 x 365 proactive IT support is essential in the digital age

Prevention or cure? Repair something before it breaks or fixes it after it breaks? These are the fundamental questions tied up in the reactive vs. proactive IT support debate. For us at Centrality – and for many businesses facing the challenges of the digital age – proactive IT support is a must. In this blog …

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October 26th, 2018


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Azure storage pricing: why Azure is more affordable than you think

The cloud has become one of the biggest enterprise trends of the 21st century. At least 72% of businesses now use cloud computing to some degree. This would suggest that every business knows exactly what the cloud can do and what it can offer. But there remain some seeds of doubt around cloud computing. Especially …

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October 24th, 2018


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How your business can benefit from Microsoft Surface as a Service

When Microsoft Surface first launched back in 2012, the innovative laptop/tablet hybrid design was let down by confusing and limited Windows 8 software. But in 2018, the Surface range has expanded, and Windows 10 provides much stronger foundations for mobile-friendly PC design. The complete Microsoft Surface line ranges from a standard laptop to a desktop …

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October 10th, 2018


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What your business can learn from the latest NHS investment in healthcare cybersecurity

Organisations in every industry need to strengthen their cybersecurity and fight back against the growing threats. At Microsoft Inspire in July, the topic was front and centre of the opening day Corenote, where Microsoft President Brad Smith highlighted the importance of security and “keeping our intellectual property safe”. Every business is at risk, particularly the …

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September 14th, 2018


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4 Fundamental business problems that can be solved by moving to the cloud

More and more businesses are moving to the cloud to increase their flexibility, reduce costs and better meet customer expectations. This chiefly involves moving their IT solutions, servers, documents and data storage to a cloud environment. But such a decision is easier for some businesses than it is for others. If you are still trying …

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August 29th, 2018