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Cloud technology insights and industry perspectives for the mid-market

Five ways cloud automated IT adds value to the director role

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This blog was originally published by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. IT Directors, and those functioning as part of their operational and leadership roles, often cite the numerous hours required fixing bugs, solving tickets and maintaining operations as the reason for their […]

Five ways the cloud is evolving IT management for mid-sized organizations

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This blog was originally posted by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. All of the IT resources in the world can’t reverse the devastation of a cyber-breach or major outage. For a large enterprise with deep resources, strong security and backup systems […]

It’s 2018. Do we really still need Active Directory?

This blog was originally published by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. Why do we still need Active Directory? With so many businesses migrating their applications to cloud, the question remains relevant today. Microsoft has added numerous features under their identity-as-a-service umbrellas, […]

Crypto-mining: What you need to know about the newest cybersecurity and performance threat

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This blog was originally posted by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. Bitcoin and cryptocurrency markets are consuming much of the talk around the proverbial IT department water cooler due to their increasing popularity and unprecedented rise in its value. Many early investors […]

Five reasons why every organization should conduct regular cybersecurity self-assessments

This blog was originally posted by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. 2017 was filled with news about cybersecurity, including phishing scams, ransomware and new attack methods. And as the year turns to 2018, security experts predict even bigger attacks and smarter […]

The hidden gaps in public and private clouds

This blog was originally published by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. Despite ample marketing hype, there is no panacea when it comes to cloud computing. No silver bullets, no one-size-fits-all. As with any technology, there are merely strengths, weaknesses and tradeoffs. […]

One ring to rule them all: Best practices for a multi-cloud strategy

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This blog was originally published by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. In terms of the future of cloud and best practices for its management, I recommend a one-ring-to-rule-them-all approach and a shift to hybrid cloud. First things first: Defining multi-cloud versus […]

The cloud skills gap and how to find the right hands

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This blog was originally published by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. Modern society is filled with powerful tools that have helped us grow rapidly and accomplish amazing things. Credit cards, cell phones, the internet and cloud. But all the upside of […]

What if your organization still prefers a network file share? Consider the updated Microsoft Azure File Services

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This blog was originally published by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. Many of the companies I’ve worked with have embraced cloud solutions due to their desire to “get out of the data center business.” The ability to achieve better security and […]

Private cloud vs. Azure for Microsoft Dynamics: Five real life questions

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This blog was originally published by Concerto Cloud Services. Since then, Concerto Cloud Services has become DXC Concerto, the mid-market cloud offering within DXC Technology. When it comes to a cloud deployment of a Microsoft Dynamics CRM or ERP solution, most organizations evaluate the two dominant cloud options in the market: Microsoft Azure and private […]