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Microsoft lifecycle policy: understanding your support levels

Microsoft lifecycle policy: understanding your support levels

848 BLOG: OCT 2021

There’s a Microsoft lifecycle policy and support roadmap for every Microsoft product or service. Throughout their lifecycles, Microsoft products and service receive ongoing feature and security updates. These updates retain their performance, fix bugs, and ensure things like threat protection, functionality and compatibility are maintained and continually modernised.

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848 enhance Cisco Partner status with two new Cisco accreditations

848 enhance Cisco Partner status with two new Cisco accreditations

848 PRESS RELEASE: OCT 2021

Cisco Partner and trusted IT solutions provider the 848 Group has enhanced its Cisco capabilities after achieving two new Cisco certifications. The business, which is currently expanding its networking practice, has announced it has earned both the Cisco Select Integrator status and the Cisco Small Business Specialization.

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Azure Virtual Desktop vs. Windows 365 – comparing two DaaS products

Azure Virtual Desktop vs. Windows 365 – comparing two DaaS products

848 BLOG: OCT 2021

Windows 365 Cloud PC and Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) are both Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) cloud-based solutions from Microsoft. But what are the key differences between the two? The answer is both simple and complex. AVD is a Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) service that runs in the cloud. It allows users to remotely access their desktop and apps. Windows 365 is a cloud service for streaming personalised Windows experiences to a device.

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NAV vs BC: things you can do in Dynamics Business Central that you can’t in NAV

NAV vs BC: things you can do in Dynamics Business Central that you can’t in NAV

848 BLOG: OCT 2021

NAV vs BC – what’s the difference? Both Dynamics Business Central and Dynamics NAV are Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions from Microsoft. Dynamics NAV has evolved over the years and now is known as Dynamics 365 Business Central. Business Central utilises the continuous evolution and flexibility of the cloud, making BC a future-proof choice to run your entire business.

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Legal services cyber attacks and IT security

Legal services cyber attacks and IT security

848 BLOG: OCT 2021

Cyber attacks on legal services firms are rising. Data protection and data privacy is essential in any business. Securing and protecting data is especially important for legal services firms due to the sensitivity and confidentiality of the client data they hold.

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What is Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)?

What is Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI)?

848 BLOG: SEPT 2021

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure – often shortened to VDI – is defined as the hosting of desktop environments on a central server. VDI is IT infrastructure that allows you to access enterprise computer systems from almost any device. This could be your mobile phone, laptop or desktop PC, or tablet. VDI eliminates the need for your organisation to provide employees with – and manage, replace and repair- a physical machine.

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5 ways to improve financial management with Dynamics 365 Business Central

5 ways to improve financial management with Dynamics 365 Business Central

848 BLOG: SEPT 2021

Managing your finances in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central couldn’t be easier. Within this comprehensive ERP solution, you can access a full range of financial management tools to help you enhance your business. It not only gives executives and other users an optimal platform for managing business and finance processes; it provides deep insights and analytics to help guide strategic initiatives and generate rich financial reports.

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The benefits of working at the 848 Group

The benefits of working at the 848 Group

848 BLOG: SEPT 2021

848 is growing and growing. Interested in joining our team? Here’s some of the benefits of working at the 848 Group

848 has grown significantly over the past 18 months. With more clients and bigger projects, we’ve been recruiting business changing people to join our team.

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