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On cloud nine because of the new way of working

Thomas Vochten
13/08/2018

More and more companies are taking the leap to working in the cloud, as the headline of ICT community Belgium Cloud’s Cloud Barometer suggests: “Public Cloud prevails in Belgium”.

Is Microsoft Teams worth it?

Thomas Vochten
02/08/2018

In October 2017, Microsoft introduced a new addition to its Office 365 suite: Microsoft Teams. The software’s purpose is simple: to facilitate collaboration by combining chat, meetings, notes and files. But is this collaboration tool actually finding its way into businesses, half a year after launch? We advise Skype for Business users to start using it now, because Teams will eventually replace Skype.

How do you manage external sharing in Office 365?

Thomas Vochten
25/07/2018

E-mailing files back and forth, confusion about which version of a document is the correct one: before the cloud, collaborating with external parties could be difficult to manage. With the introduction of online services like SharePoint and OneDrive, these problems have vanished and exchanging files and information with others became easier than ever.

Lieselotte in the polka dot jersey: having fun in Alpe d’Huez

When my boyfriend suggested we go on a cycling trip this year, I was sold right away. A budget-friendly vacation, enjoying unspoilt nature – and, most importantly, the perfect excuse to stuff myself with food. Lots and lots of food. But braving the Alps on a bicycle isn’t a walk in the park.

Introducing Model Driven PowerApps

Clifton Lenne
11/07/2018

Do you use Canvas PowerApps? If so, I’ve got good news for you: thanks to a recent update, the app now has more functionalities, which were only available in Microsoft’s CRM/ERP platform Dynamics 365 before.  This new version of PowerApps is called Model Driven PowerApps.

Rachel in New York: Airplane gifts and helpful strangers

Rachel Young
06/07/2018

For some reason, having a child wasn’t enough of an adventure so we decided to add some extra craziness to our lives and take a 1,5 year old to New York City. Oh, and small detail, I was about 7 months pregnant.

Customized work in the cloud? Two tips to get you started

Thomas Vochten
11/06/2018

All companies are unique - and so are their IT infrastructures. Many companies who manage an on-premises data centre adapt their virtual servers to their specific needs and expectations. When the decision is made to move to the cloud, this may raise questions: how do we migrate our unique structure to the cloud as smoothly as possible?

On the road again

Thomas Vochten
07/05/2018

Thomas Vochten, our technical evangelist and Microsoft MVP will be speaking at two interesting conferences in a few weeks: Techorama in our home town, Antwerp, and the European Collaboration Summit in Mainz, Germany. 

The top six GDPR challenges for businesses

Johan Celis
13/04/2018

Do the letters ‘GDPR’ make you feel nervous? You’re not the only one. Still, there’s no way to get around it: starting on 25 May, the GDPR legislation will be enforced. This means that all businesses who process personal data from EU citizens have to be able to prove that they comply with the rules to protect their data as thoroughly as possible.

Licensing for Microsoft Skype for Business Cloud Voice

Kristof Maes
09/03/2018

Following my blog post last week concerning deployment types, I will now further explain the three user registration types and their licensing options. Licensing options1. On-premises registered users Skype for Business users registered to Skype for Business Server can make use of traditional SfB user licensing (CAL’s) or they can make use of SfB user licensing included in Office 365 subscrip…