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05

Sep

Taking business feedback to the next level (with Microsoft Forms, SharePoint, Flow and Azure Text Analytics)

Collecting and analysing customer feedback is critical to any business to ensure you’re in touch with what your customers are saying. Now imagine you had the ability to automatically analyse and determine whether customer feedback was negative and take quick corrective action. ... read full post

Posted by:  Linden Hocking , Principal Consultant, Enterprise Solutions |  05 September 2018

SharePoint, Azure, digital, Flow, Text Analytics


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30

Aug

The last post for SQL 2008 and SQL 2008 R2

With the relentless march of time comes the relentless march of technology. Time is ticking for our old and faithful friends; Microsoft SQL 2008 (b. August 6, 2008) and her younger brother Microsoft SQL 2008 R2 (b. July 20, 2010). Microsoft have announced end-of-support for these two fine soldiers on July 9, 2019 . ... read full post

Posted by:  Bryce Saunders , Senior Consultant |  30 August 2018

Azure, Microsoft Azure, MS SQL, SQL Database


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11

Jun

SharePoint 2019 - what’s in it for me?

Microsoft has just announced the new SharePoint 2019 release dates to the market and it seems they have been busy packing SharePoint Online with lots of new features and capabilities, which are backed by Azure and Artificial Intelligence. ... read full post

Posted by:  Ashish Trivedi , Principal Consultant |  11 June 2018

SharePoint, Azure, content management, ECM


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18

Jul

Walking in the shoes of the CIO

Jucy and Sleepyhead CIOs share their insights on real world challenges. ... read full post

Posted by:  Linda McConnell , Marketing Communications Specialist |  18 July 2017

Cloud, Azure, Business Intelligence, data insights, Digital Transformation


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21

Nov

MVP Summit Roundup: .NET is open and everywhere

Applications powered by .NET will run everywhere and will be developed everywhere. That was my big take away from attending MVP Summit this year. ... read full post

Posted by:  James Newton-King , Developer |  21 November 2016

Cloud, Azure, Open Source, .NET, Development, Xamarin


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21

Jul

Reducing the complexity of deploying and accessing client-side applications with Azure RemoteApp

IT managers face a challenging task when it comes to deploying new and legacy client-side applications to remote users residing in a number of different locations. Many of these remote location challenges can be solved by using Azure RemoteApp and centralising business applications. ... read full post

Posted by:  Christopher Hatton , nfrastructure Consultant, Cloud Design and Integration |  21 July 2016

Azure, Infrastructure, RemoteApp


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29

Sep

Be awesome, network hard and embrace the cloud: Intergenite highlights, TechEd NZ 2014

Every year we hit TechEd NZ with a vengeance and make sure we bring a splash of yellow to proceedings ( see here for a recap of this year’s  splash of yellow ). And every year our TechEd attendees – speakers and delegates alike – return to work both tired and invigorated, full of new ideas (and looking forward to some early nights). ... read full post

Posted by:  Katy Sweetman , Marketing Director, Empired Group |  29 September 2014

TechEd, Cloud, Azure, mobility


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27

Aug

Two new Microsoft Azure cloud service previews: DocumentDB and Search

Microsoft recently announced two new Azure cloud services for preview: Azure DocumentDB and Azure Search . Intergen has been doing a lot of work with these services in recent months. We’ve been really impressed by the experience and we’re excited about being able to achieve quicker time to value using these tools.   ... read full post

Posted by:  Chris Auld , Chief Technology Officer, Executive Director |  27 August 2014

Search, Azure, Cloud Computing


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19

Sep

TechEd New Zealand 2013 Tech Talks: Chris Auld talks cloud

Chris Auld (CTO, Intergen) had a chance to talk to Ryan Crawcour (Windows Azure Technical Evangelist, Microsoft) in one of the Tech Talks during the Microsoft TechEd New Zealand 2013. ... read full post

Posted by:  Chris Auld , Chief Technology Officer, Executive Director |  19 September 2013

TechEd, Cloud, Azure, virtualization


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21

Aug

Azure Mobile Services: A Backend for Apps

At this year's Build conference the Microsoft Azure team announced the general availability of Mobile Services, a set of services specifically designed for apps. In this post we'll explore the motivation and capabilities of Azure Mobile Services, and when they may or may not be a good fit.  ... read full post

Posted by:  Don Smith , Solution Architect, Enterprise Applications |  21 August 2013

Azure, Mobile, Windows 8, Android, iOS


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12

Aug

Windows Azure auto scale: what you need to consider

One of the most newsworthy announcements from the Azure team at Build was auto scale. Cloud Services, Web Sites and Mobile Services now support automatically scaling up and down the number of hosts based on metrics such as CPU or queue length. This, in theory at least, has the potential to deliver lower costs to your application during quiet periods and near limitless capacity when demand increases. ... read full post

Posted by:  James Carpinter , Senior Developer, Enterprise Applications |  12 August 2013

Azure, Microsoft, Intergen, SQL, Build


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10

Jul

SQL Server 2014: a review of the key new features

SQL Server 2014 CTP1 (Community Technology Preview) has been available for a couple of weeks now. Originally announced at TechEd in early June, it was made publicly available on June 25. ... read full post

Posted by:  Mark Worthen , Senior Consultant, Enterprise Applications |  10 July 2013

Cloud, Azure, SQL Server, SQL, BI, Power Query, SQL Server 2014


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10

Apr

Convergence 2013 Roundup – the world ahead for AX

Microsoft’s key message at Convergence was clear: Microsoft software, especially Dynamics, has to be the unifying fabric between business users, consumers and IT. ... read full post

Posted by:  Douglas Daley , Solution Specialist, Dynamics ERP |  10 April 2013

AX, Cloud, ERP, Azure, Microsoft, UX, AX 2012, Microsoft Dynamics, Microsoft Convergence, Microsoft Convergence 2012, mobility


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10

May

What is SQL Azure?

SQL Azure is an important part of Microsoft’s Software as a Service (SaaS) cloud computing strategy. In reality, this offering is effectively a “database as a service” in which a cut-down version of Microsoft’s SQL Server relational database management system is available to provision, populate and use – all in the cloud. ... read full post

Posted by:  Stuart Birkbeck , Senior Consultant - Enterprise Applications |  10 May 2012

Azure, SQL Server


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07

Jun

*TWILIGHT UPDATE* Windows Azure: Is Azure right for you?

Moving to the cloud has received a lot of hype in the last year or so, but it’s well and truly here. The transformation is taking place from on-premise to off-premise data centres and businesses need to consider the implications of the cloud and what it means for them. ... read full post

Posted by:  Rose Harris , Marketing Assistant |  07 June 2011

Cloud, Azure, Cloud Computing, Cloud Platform, Twilight recap


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