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30

Jul

Shocking stories from the battlefields of Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 EOS

How confident are you about how many and what systems you have running in your environment and, in particular, the number of Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and Microsoft SQL Server 2008 instances you have? ... read full post

Posted by:  Jaen Snyman , National Business Manager Cloud Design and Integration |  30 July 2019

Cloud Platform, Data Analytics, Microsoft Azure, Data Migration, Microsoft SQL Server


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05

Jul

Sweat the small stuff now, reap even bigger returns from your Microsoft Azure migration

There are times when sweating the small stuff really does matter. Case in point: Migrating your Microsoft SQL Server 2008 or Microsoft Windows Server 2008 workloads to Microsoft Azure. ... read full post

Posted by:  Jaen Snyman , National Business Manager Cloud Design and Integration |  05 July 2019

Cloud Platform, Data Analytics, Microsoft Azure, Data Migration, Microsoft SQL Server


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27

Jun

An opportunity for modernisation: SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Support

End of support for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 and Microsoft Windows Server 2008 is nigh. But it doesn’t have to be a negative. In fact, I believe end of support is a perfect opportunity to modernise. It’s a chance to look at your systems and ask: “Is there a better way to do this?” ... read full post

Posted by:  Jaen Snyman , National Business Manager Cloud Design and Integration |  27 June 2019

Cloud Platform, Data Analytics, Microsoft Azure, Data Migration, Microsoft SQL Server


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17

Jun

Mitigating the risks of SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Support

Support for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 ends on July 9, 2019, followed six months later with support for Microsoft Windows Server 2008 ending on January 14, 2020. This means from those dates you won’t receive the regular security updates and patches you’ve been used to receiving from Microsoft. New vulnerabilities however, will certainly continue to be found. ... read full post

Posted by:  Jaen Snyman , National Business Manager Cloud Design and Integration |  17 June 2019

Cloud Platform, Data Analytics, Microsoft Azure, Data Migration, Microsoft SQL Server


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12

Nov

AI is no longer Artificial Intelligence

Strategic predictions are always an interesting quandary to wrestle with. How far do you back medium-term predictions given today’s technology landscape is dynamic and continually evolving? ... read full post

Posted by:  Brett Gresele , General Manager, Strategic Deals and Alliances |  12 November 2018

Cloud Platform, Digital Transformation, Continuous Service, Gartner, #CXreimagine


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08

Nov

Realise Continuous Next with Empired’s Continuous Service Evolution

The keynote at this year’s Gartner Symposium introduced Gartner’s next market-forming strategy, Continuous Next . I took a great deal of interest in both the concepts expressed within Continuous Next and the outcomes such a strategy enables. ... read full post

Posted by:  Andrew Burke , Chief Technology Officer, Lifecycle Services |  08 November 2018

Cloud Platform, Digital Transformation, Continuous Service, Gartner


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15

Nov

Thoughts on Gartner Symposium 2017

How would you define a 2017 IT vendor? Are they selling servers and hardware or are they discussing how to completely transform your organisation through technology and the power of the cloud? ... read full post

Posted by:  Andrew Burke , Chief Technology Officer, Lifecycle Services |  15 November 2017

Cloud Platform, Digital Transformation


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13

Sep

Software Solutions for Formation Evaluation in 2017

On Thursday September 7, Empired attended the 2017 New Technology Forum at Woodside Plaza in Perth, Western Australia. The annual event focused on Software Solutions for Formation Evaluation and was hosted by the Formation Evaluation Society of Australia (FESAus). The event was well attended by both services companies and operators from the energy sector.  ... read full post

Posted by:  Callum Rideout , Business Analyst Enterprise Solutions |  13 September 2017

Cloud, Cloud Platform


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