Migrating a Windows vCenter Server to 6.5 Appliance – Part 1

Migrating a Windows vCenter Server to 6.5 Appliance – Part 1

I’ve had many discussions with our customers about the benefits of migrating to the vCenter Appliance so I’m using this opportunity to put into practice what I preach.

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Rethink the way you manage your users desktops

Rethink the way you manage your users desktops

The time has come, If you are managing your users desktops in the same way as you were 5-10 years ago, you've got it very wrong! You no longer own the device or host application the user is using but it's still YOUR responsibility!!

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Azure File Sync launches

Azure File Sync launches

While Microsoft might deem file shares to be old fashioned and prefer you to use SharePoint online, most businesses still use file shares to a greater or lesser extent.

Being able to replicate the files to Azure and back down to other sites is the aim of the newly-launched Azure File Sync.

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Start with why

Start with why

All too often technical conversations start with the what (What technology!) and forget about the why or the how. I think this can also be true of the tasks we undertake on a regular basis as well. We are too quick to get on, get it sorted, complete the task and don't actually stop and think why am I doing this. 

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[VIDEO] Barracuda's Sentinel Demo

[VIDEO] Barracuda's Sentinel Demo

In this video, Barry Coombs and Steve Peake discuss and demonstrate the Barracuda platform of Sentinels. Sentinels is an additional layer to your email security platform that uses AI and machine learning of your emails to understand when an email could be a threat, even without a malicious link or attachment. This video shows the simple platform and demonstrates the clear message your user will receive when Sentinels detects a possibly suspicious email.

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[VIDEO] Cloud to cloud backup platform demo

[VIDEO] Cloud to cloud backup platform demo

In this video, Barry Coombs and Steve Peake discuss and demo the Barracuda cloud to cloud backup platform and discuss how the platform makes the task of backing up your data within Office 365 easy understand and do. 

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[VIDEO] Defence against your doppelganger

[VIDEO] Defence against your doppelganger

With cyber attacks becoming more targeted and intelligent than before, your email security may not be able to detect the underlying threat within an email. In this video, Barry Coombs and Steven Peake discuss how Barracuda's Sentinel and Phishline products can help your business be more secure and help your users detect potential threats.

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[VIDEO] I don't need to backup Office 365...Do I?

[VIDEO] I don't need to backup Office 365...Do I?

Many people are under the impression that Office 365 automatically backs up your data, however this is false. In this video, Barry Coombs and Steven Peake discuss why it is critical to your business to backup your data within Office 365 and how Barracuda make this task an easy and painless process. 

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[VIDEO] What on earth is a WAF?

[VIDEO] What on earth is a WAF?

In this video, Barry Coombs of ComputerWorld and Steven Peake of Barracuda broach the subject that many people are asking 'what a Web Application Firewall?' Barry and Steven also discuss how Barracuda have made it easier for organisations to adopt a WAF with their WAF-as-a-service technology with Office 365. 

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GravityZone Basic End-point protection mechanisms

GravityZone Basic End-point protection mechanisms

Following on from my previous blog post I wanted to explore in a little more detail precisely how GravityZone protects the end-points it is installed upon.

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