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Big Data and the Cloud

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy, NewLease) After “Cloud”, “Big Data” is one of the buzz words at the moment.  I was recently asked how they were connected and for some examples.  Following is a summary of my reply: One of the biggest challenges for all businesses will be that Big Data will require staff…

Office 2013 Client Apps Available Under Subscription

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy, NewLease) Microsoft are expanding the Office 365 brand with the 2013 wave of products. This will include various versions of the server products but interestingly you will also be able to purchase the Office 2013 client apps separately but still as a subscription, called Office 365 Pro Plus http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg702619(v=office.15).aspx…

TechEd 2012 Australia – Day 2

(Stephen Parker, Head of Cloud Strategy, NewLease Stephen Le Cornu, Systems and Solutions Manager, NewLease) How to Architect the Private Cloud Ignoring the confusion of public, private, service provider cloud etc….. Although there is not in reality unlimited capacity the goals of “cloud” style deployment is to create the perception of (1) infinite capacity and…