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  • Azure SQL Database Managed Instance

    Switching from an on-premises server to Azure SQL Database Managed Instance can result in an ROI of 212% and post-migration payback within six months. How is this possible? The brilliance behind Azure SQL Database Managed Instance is its customizability. Choose and pay for exactly the space and computing power you…

  • AI is on the rise

    84% of surveyed U.S. executives agree that AI streamlines processes, freeing knowledge workers for more creative, intuitive, and laterally thinking activities. For knowledge workers, AI can be a powerful tool to take on the burden of administrative tasks such as data collection and processing. This means these employees are able…

  • Azure SQL or SQL Server: Which one is right for you?

    You know it's time to update your SQL Server, should you consider the cloud? What are the differences in feature availability? Deployment? Architecture? This article has the answers you're looking for, providing both a bird's eye view and delving into the more technical aspects of the two options. At InData,…

  • 4 ways AI helps business protect the environment

    The world we live in is extremely complex. With so many moving parts, it can be difficult to know what steps to take to protect the environment, even for businesses with the best intentions. Luckily, AI is giving us a way to understand our environmental impact holistically and in real…

  • Using shielded virtual machines to help protect high-value assets

    Your assets hold the lifeblood of your organization and data, and if anything ever happened to that data, you could be putting your business and customers at risk. With virtual machines, you have an automatic backup and an extra layer of defense against would-be attackers. It's one way to shield…

  • Extended Security Updates after end of support for Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2

    With the end of support for SQL Server 2008 coming in January 2020, it's a great time to start considering how you're going to make the move to the latest version of SQL Server. Don't let your IT infrastructure crumble at your feet. Be proactive and get the help and…

  • Customer Story: SitePro – part 6

    As the saying goes, time is money. Watch SitePro help their clients save time by efficiently installing their IoT sensors at new job sites, and then providing up-to-the-minute data to their clients, so they can make business decisions more quickly and easily. What valuable time could the latest cloud technologies…

  • Customer Story: SitePro – part 6

    As the saying goes, time is money. Watch SitePro help their clients save time by efficiently installing their IoT sensors at new job sites, and then providing up-to-the-minute data to their clients, so they can make business decisions more quickly and easily. What valuable time could the latest cloud technologies…

  • Customer story: SilviaTerra maps the future of forests with Microsoft AI

    Analyzing data has given us a better understanding of everything from consumer behavior to production efficiencies. In short, data helps us manage and direct our resources in the most efficient and effective ways possible. What if we applied this same strategy to our forests? While they may not be made…

  • Is Cloud Hosting the Best IT Solution for Your Business?

    It doesn't matter what industry you're in, there are some key benefits to the cloud. It can help you run a tighter ship, increase your flexibility, and organize operations so you can achieve more. It's not easy for every business to undertake a massive change to their IT infrastructure. That's…