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7 11, 2014

Digital Advertising Fraud – how many donuts are you paying for?

​"Imagine you buy a dozen donuts, and you open the box and there’s one donut. I want to understand what I am getting for my money." That’s wha...
7 11, 2014

What keeps the Controller of Radio 1 up at night?

​As part of this year’s Radio Festival there was a really insightful interview with Ben Cooper, Controller of Radio 1 and 1 Extra, and Chairman of ...
29 10, 2014

What’s new in the box for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015?

  Having announced its new direction a couple of years back with Dynamics CRM 2013, Microsoft is now well into its rapid release cadence – bringing...
8 10, 2014

Azure Auto Scaling

This article shows how we have helped our customers to optimised their Azure costs using auto scaling in Azure Virtual Machines. What is Virtual Ma...
30 09, 2014

Would You Navigate a Submarine Without a Sonar?

David Abrahams, Chief Executive of Channel 4, said, at his recent Mac Taggart lecture, that running a TV channel without a Data Strategy would be like ...
23 09, 2014

Using Azure Files (Preview)

​The Azure File service enables the use of highly available and scalable Azure blob storage to be used as file shares for multiple virtual machines o...
15 09, 2014

How To Use Azure Internal Load Balancing

​Why do we need internal load balancing in Azure ?  Internal load balancing (ILB) in Azure is a really useful feature which can be used to load bala...
22 08, 2014

Building a Highly Available Active Directory Infrastructure in Azure Virtual Machines with Static Internal IP Addresses

​This post will show how to set up a two highly available domain controllers in Azure.   In order to make them highly available the machines within...
23 06, 2014

Things to Consider When Building a Single Customer View

​If a customer gives you their data, you have an obligation to use it. But what happens when you don’t know where that customer data is? Customer d...
13 06, 2014

Project Management Lessons in Communicating

​I have recently been involved in the delivery of a Business Intelligence and SharePoint Dashboard and Reporting Solution for one of our clients. The...