Articles/Tips Archives - Third Octet

Mining gold in the cloud

These days, the technology landscape is strikingly similar to the California Gold Rush of the mid 1800s. Emerging technologies like AI, analytics, and hybrid and multi-cloud computing hold amazing promise for those that can “mine” it effectively and use it for company benefit. But before companies can strike it rich and create competitive advantage through […]

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IDC study reveals more organizations planning for unified application delivery.

Now, more than ever, forward-thinking organizations are actively pursuing solutions that will address application delivery in a multi-cloud world. Simply put, they are hoping to find a better approach that ensures that apps, regardless of where they reside, are simply and reliably delivered to users—when, where, and how they need them. The sad part is […]

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The Future of Work Requires the Modern Workplace

Most offices are still designed for linear work and don’t enable accessible workflow, activities and behaviours required for design thinking and agile methodologies. Steelcase and Microsoft have been working together since 2017 to explore how a thoughtfully designed ecosystem of places and devices can support the new ways teams and individuals are working.

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Intelligent Workspaces for Better Employee Engagement

Check out this Citrix article, featuring Third Octet CEO Matthew Metelsky, about how delivering a great employee experience is a top priority across all verticals, and how Citrix Workspace’s intelligent capabilities will attract and empower employees and enable them to be more engaged and inspired.

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The 1 Biggest Secret to Success and Happiness

Have you ever wondered what it takes to live the good life? Have you ever wondered what the secret to success and happiness is? After studying the lives of 724 men for 79 Years, Harvard reveals the 1 Biggest Secret to Success and Happiness.

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The 10 Most Important Things to Consider When Selecting a Managed Services Partner

A Managed Services Partner knows a significant amount of your resources goes to maintaining your infrastructure and preventing downtime. Yet a strong Managed Services Partner can also help you address specific issues, improve IT performance and efficiencies and help you plan and implement IT for future business needs. Here are the top 10 most important […]

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10 Windows 10 Upgrade Tips

10 Windows 10 upgrade tips to reduce installation complexity so your business runs more smoothly. Most legacy computers can’t run Windows 10. Windows 7 will be supported until 2020. This means you have time to update your legacy systems. Costs to update can be spread over 3 to 4 years Develop a lifecycle management plan […]

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