Windows Server 2008 extended support will be ended by Microsoft on January 14th, 2020. This move is seen by many as a push for users to migrate servers to Microsoft Azure and this is substantiated by Microsoft themselves offering 3 years of critical security updates to customers who make the transition.
Last week, the FunctionEight Hong Kong office was buzzing with excitement for our new arrival. Everyone eagerly watched the elevator doors as if a celebrity were about to walk out of them. In fact, we’d ordered a new printer.
In a non-capital-intensive business like FunctionEight cash is not usually a major barrier to growth. Indeed, the business was founded without any debt financing, rather sweat equity and several strategic partners with good connections were used to provide the basis for growth in the early days. However, any business that has no track record of borrowing or any debt financing in place will often find themselves struggling to secure that financing, either when opportunity knocks, or they find themselves in difficult moments.
There are many reasons why you might want to consider ditching your in-house server and migrating all your data onto a cloud-based storage system. Among them are cost savings, space savings, and more convenient access to your data around the world.
So you own your own business domain. You registered it when you first had the business idea for 5 years and you are now running a successful business almost 5 years later. Suddenly things start to go wrong with your website, email etc. Ensure you have completed the 10 items below to avoid issues of poor domain maintenance.
I recently attended the Cloud Expo Asia in Hong Kong which was co-branded as Cyber Security Expo. Well apart from it looking more like Data Centre World than anything else there were very few Cyber Security exhibitors. Those that were there were only offer “plug and play” hardware to solve all your Cyber Security Issues.