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Help, a disaster! How do I safeguard my business continuity?

Koen Somers

Can you get the most critical applications online again as quickly as possible? Do you have the necessary temporary solutions and high availability? We all hope we’ll never end up in this situation, but if disaster strikes, we need to be ready. Let’s elaborate.

Office 365’s hidden gem: Microsoft Delve

Thomas Vochten

Every day, countless files are sent out between you, your colleagues and your customers. These files are usually saved in your personal OneDrive or the company’s SharePoint – or they might just stay in your mailbox. But be warned: this influx of data could grow so quickly that it becomes nearly impossible to find the information you need in a reasonable time. Luckily, Office 365 can help you find your way in this tangled web of data. Ever heard of Delve?

On cloud nine because of the new way of working

Thomas Vochten

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.