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Is cloud a leap of faith or stepping stone to success?

Why moving to the cloud can transform your business to a modern one

In recent posts, order we’ve explored cloud and mobility and how they are transforming the business world in which we live and work in every day.

And more often than not, online the majority of companies looking to cloud and mobile solutions are drawn there by a technical need rather than a need for business transformation.

When I started to think about this it made me realise that even some of our long-term cloud clients are only now beginning to see the value of their investment. Why is that? Read more

Pic l-r: James Finglas, managing director, and Brian Murphy, director of cloud services, MJ Flood Technology

MJ Flood Technology enters Swiss telco market with six-figure contract for Microsoft services

Dublin, 30th September, 2015: Leading cloud services provider, MJ Flood Technology today announced its entry to the Swiss market, thanks to a six-figure contract for Microsoft support services with the country’s largest private telecommunications provider.

Sunrise Communications AG has contracted MJ Flood Technology to assist with its launch of Microsoft Office 365 to the Swiss market by providing multilingual activation and support services to its Small Office Home Office (SOHO) customers.

This brings to 165,000, the total number of Office 365 users supported by MJ Flood Technology across Ireland, UK, Germany and Switzerland.

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Guido Marchetti, Cloud Solution Specialist, MJ Flood Technology. Pic. Maura Hickey.

8 reasons to upgrade to Windows 10 now

by Guido Marchetti, cloud solutions specialist, MJ Flood Technology

Following the end of the world’s largest BETA testing program, Microsoft has announced that as of 29th July, 2015 Windows 10 will be available. And here’s the really nice part – it’s FREE.  Take a minute to reflect on that. Microsoft are actually giving away their latest and greatest operating system for free with no hidden costs into the future.

This is part of the ‘new look’ Microsoft and believe me when I say there is no reason that you shouldn’t take them up on their offer. Anyone using Windows 7 or 8/8.1 Pro will be entitled to download and install Windows 10 for free, inside a 12 month windows of its release. After that, upgrades to Windows 10 will be charged.

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Are you all at sea when it comes to Windows Server 2003?

by Guido Marchetti, tadalafil cloud solutions specialist, decease MJ Flood Technology

Here we are again. Yet another large, software platform is being retired. On 14th July, or Bastille Day as it’s known to our Gallic brethren, Microsoft will cease its in-life support services for Windows Server 2003. This means it will no longer develop patches, security updates/fixes or any updates for the platform.   So if you haven’t updated by this deadline, your business will be using unsupported software.

So what about those of us who choose to blissfully ignore this impending date or for legacy reasons just can’t move?

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Pathways to Profit - a live event with Microsoft and HubSpot on using the power of technology for greater business success in 2014.

Live Event: Pathways to Profit with Microsoft and HubSpot

This event is now over.  Download the presentations below.

Use the power of cloud technology to survive and thrive in 2014.

Recent figures suggest that the value of Irish online transactions now exceeds €4 billion annually.  75 per cent of this spend goes to overseas organisations.

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Microsoft Windows XP end of life - talk to MJ Flood Technology about a secure, fast, migration path

Ticking timebomb or industry hype? Windows XP

It’s not a time for panic.  But it is a time for cool, calm consideration of your desktop system strategy with the impending Windows XP end of life support in April 2014.

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Is Windows 8 Really a Game Changer?

By Guido Marchetti, Office 365 Specialist for O2 Telefonica, MJ Flood Technology

A release date of October 26, was announced recently for Microsoft’s Windows 8 – perhaps the most anticipated release ever, of the company’s new desktop operating system.  And since then there has been a lot of noise and excitement across all media.

Windows 8 with its new touch screen interface and enhanced desktop features could just be the game changer we are all waiting for.

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New Microsoft Surface Tablet could be a good fit for Irish Business

by Paul Caffrey, Office 365 Specialist for O2 Telefonica, MJ Flood Technology

Looking for a powerful alternative to the iPad that can run Windows software?

Microsoft have the answer, thanks to their venture into the tablet computing market due for release later this year.

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