Keith Martin, Phoenix Software Director of Public Sector, digests the findings of recent independent research* we commissioned alongside VMware among local authority IT leaders across the UK
Close the gaps in recovery, visibility and governance
As Microsoft’s leading education partner, we continuously strive to ensure that our Microsoft licensing customers are kept abreast of important developments
A Customer Relationship Management (CRM) solution has a key role to play in many aspects of the business operations and student/staff engagement activities of Higher and Further Education institutions
Mimecast cyber resilience expert Dan Sloshberg explains the inherent risks of a wholesale move to Microsoft’s cloud productivity suite
Phoenix Software has joined forces with Druva to ensure Data Protection, Governance, Security and Data Availability for Office 365 environments
Microsoft recently shared their vision for empowering today’s students and teachers to create the world of tomorrow and made several announcements at their Microsoft@ Edu event in New York
Hacking STEM is made possible by a partnership between the Education Workshop, Hack for Good and the Microsoft Garage
During the Sophos Partner Conference in Lisbon in May, Sophos rewarded their top performing and most strategic partners for their commitment and hard work over the last year
Governments are stepping up to protect citizens’ data rights and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is setting the standard. It requires responsibility, accountability, accuracy and transparency from organisations handling personal data – in short, […]
Intel has launched Optane SSD DC P4800X—the first flash device built on the much-anticipated 3D XPoint technology. This is exciting news for VMware vSAN customers!
Whether you’re an educator developing a more engaging curriculum; an administrator working to improve collaboration; or a student creating school projects and portfolios, Adobe offers you tools that can help you excel.
A CRM solution has a key role to play in many aspects of the business operations and student/staff engagement activities of academic institutions
Join Phoenix Software and our industry partners, Evolve North, for a unique opportunity to explore the GDPR and how it affects the Education Sector.
Join Phoenix Software and Resilience Partners for a unique opportunity to explore how best to address the ever-increasing regulatory burden faced by your organisation.
Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Workshops
Phoenix Software joins forces with ORIIUM and Druva to ensure recovery of data for Office 365 environments
Phoenix Software is delighted to be working with ORIIUM and Druva to support our customers in protecting data created in cloud applications.
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Schools and universities get into ransomware operator’s crosshairs
Join Phoenix Software for an exclusive webinar for Housing Associations, which will provide you with an overview on the new licence options for Dynamics 365 following the recent changes from Microsoft.
With 1 in 5 organisations set to review their storage options in 2017, considerations around cloud strategy and cost reduction are now equally as important as the traditional parameters of how much storage and what […]
Microsoft has announced two new offerings to help run applications even longer without disruption; Windows Server Premium Assurance and SQL Server Premium Assurance provides you with further flexibility as your needs evolve.
Craig Taylor, Phoenix Software Cloud Solutions Manager, speaks about his time at the Smaller Housing Associations’ Conference and Exhibition earlier this month.
On 1 January 2017, Microsoft will implement its pricing changes – essentially, this will mean a 13% rise for on-premise software and a 22% rise for cloud services.
Bringing Public Service organisations the software & hardware for all their transformational needs
2015 marked an important year in the world of network security. For the first time, social engineering attacks outnumbered attacks on software vulnerabilities and exploits. This is a serious problem.
Microsoft has brought together Office 365 E3, Windows 10 Enterprise E3, and the Enterprise Mobility + Security E3 suite into a single licensing offering called the ‘Secure Productive Enterprise’ which replaces the Enterprise Cloud Suite, […]
Dor Zakai, Director of EUC EMEA Sales Engineering at VMware AirWatch, takes a look at balancing workforce mobility with the needs of enterprise security.
With the arrival of the latest release of Adobe flagship creative software, Creative Cloud 2016, there’s never been a better time for your school to make the move
Creative Cloud* gives your school access to the world’s […]
Ben Rayner, Virtualisation Business Manager at Phoenix Software, takes a look at how we are helping numerous Fire and Police Services across the UK to transform the way they deliver services
The advent of hyper-converged software (HCS) has meant that organisations can now get much more out of their hardware than ever before.
New data centre options are emerging that save time, space and money – creating […]
How Microsoft Skype for Business can deliver Carter Review efficiencies
Is your organisation suffering from storage capacity or performance issues? Or is your storage technology reaching the end of its life? Then now is the time to review your options and consider a new approach […]
As the UK Government encourages Public Sector organisations take advantage of cloud-based computing and adopt a cloud-first policy, Phoenix Software and AvePoint are ready to help you make the transition.
Phoenix Software Limited is delighted to announce it has been awarded supplier status on G-Cloud 8, the Government’s latest cloud procurement framework.
Keith Martin, Phoenix Software Sales Manager for the Public Sector, takes a look at the Internet of Things and what it could mean to the Public Sector.
Keep software costs down by redeploying existing software licences
In an award ceremony held at the prestigious May Fair Hotel in London, VMware acknowledged Phoenix Software’s unique ability to service the Public Sector by naming us VMware Public Sector Partner of the Year 2016.
Backups certainly fit the bill at one time, but data centre needs have evolved and expanded
By Nick Cavalancia
The Azure Compute Pre-Purchase Plan, available under Microsoft EES, offers you discounts up to 63%* off standard prices on virtual machines in Azure, for an upfront pre-purchase of 12 months of a particular instance (family, […]
Greg Dean, Phoenix Software Sales Manager for Charities & Housing Associations, takes a look at how technology can improve the Housing Association/Tenant relationship.
Balance risk and agility and get the full benefit of moving to the cloud, without compromising security
Cloud adoption is increasing at a rapid rate, introducing unique and complex security considerations for users. Security is no […]
World-class creative tools. Hassle-free administration.
Adobe Creative Cloud delivers everything your organisation needs to create its best work. Get dozens of new features, as well as modernised workflows across the world’s best creative desktop and mobile […]
Lift SQL Server performance and reduce costs
Does your SQL server underperform during peak times? If so, NetApp all-flash storage will enhance and speed up its processing capabilities to ensure that your business-critical applications are performing […]
Phoenix Software, working in co-operation with Goldcrest Housing Solution from Advanced Consult CRM (part of Advanced Business Solutions), takes a look at the issues of Universal Credit and digital inclusion.
Dell offers a complete spectrum of virtual desktop solutions
Microsoft announced the general availability of SharePoint 2016 on 4 May.
System Center Configuration Manager can be used to provide more effective IT services by enabling secure and scalable software deployment, compliance settings management, and comprehensive asset management of servers, desktops, laptops, and mobile devices.
Edmund White from AvePoint takes a look at how you can make sure your Office 365 migration starts on the right foot.
Microsoft SQL Server 2016 delivers breakthrough mission-critical performance, deeper insights across any data on many devices and enables the power of hyperscale cloud to unlock new hybrid scenarios.
SQL Server 2016 has preeminent, enterprise-ready features. You […]
Affordable. Efficient. Simple.
Whatever data storage challenges you face, the NetApp E2700 Series can help you deliver flexible, powerful, and reliable storage across your organisation.
Take our End User Computing Transformation Challenge!
Never before have organisations had the opportunity to interact so closely with their employees. The rise in personal infrastructure through the adoption of smartphones and tablets, along with improvements […]
Maintaining control and security over the proliferation of devices is becoming increasingly complex
From increasing employee productivity to driving business strategy, the only thing growing faster than the volume and variety of mobile devices, platforms, content, […]
The role of technology has always been to push boundaries and find new solutions. Sometimes, we’ve embraced these results with enthusiasm; other times, we’ve been skeptical of this futurist thinking. Do you remember the first […]
IBM and Phoenix Software announce some ground-breaking offerings to better equip your Cyber Security Incident Response process
Security and compliance challenges are a massive problem for organisations today, with the rise of cloud computing, mobile computing, advanced threats and diverse compliance regulations.
Most security solutions have not kept up, and are failing to […]
Confidently drive your organisation forward with tightly integrated security products, services and solutions that protect across your physical, virtual and cloud environments.
Trend Micro develops simple, integrated, solutions that elegantly solve your most pressing security challenges. […]
As 2015 draws to a close, we just wanted to take this opportunity to say thank you for your valued custom throughout the year and here’s to a happy, healthy and prosperous 2016.
To help us […]
Recently, a number of our customers have enquired as to our connections with the Daisy Group – this organisation is nothing to do with Phoenix Software Limited.
Please rest assured that Phoenix Software is an independent, privately-owned […]
Palo Alto Networks’ Greg Day takes a look at the role of intelligence in cyber strategies
With Microsoft ForeFront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) Protection Services ending on 31 December 2015, many customers are asking us how to move from Microsoft ForeFront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) and Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG) […]
Citrix ShareFile is a secure file sync and sharing service that meets the mobility and collaboration needs of users and the data security requirements of organisations.
Moving the world’s data at maximum speed
Aspera’s unwavering mission is to create the next-generation software technologies that move the world’s largest data at maximum speed, regardless of file size, transfer distance and network conditions.
At the […]
Overcome complexity with the Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash Platform
The Nimble Adaptive Flash Platform offers a single storage architecture that dynamically caters to the needs of organisation-wide workloads across performance, capacity and data protection – delivering […]
Customers who have purchased fully packaged, standalone applications of Office 2013 are entitled to a free of charge upgrade to the Office 2016 edition of the standalone applications to resolve the issue of not being […]
And Oracle is one of the most likely vendors to come knocking
Yet, understanding your Oracle licensing position and any associated commercial risk is extremely complex and time-consuming. That’s why we have a team of Oracle […]
Microsoft commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realise by deploying the Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS).
The purpose of this study is […]
If your inbox is flooded with emails and meeting requests IBM Verse can help you focus on your most important tasks and make your day as productive as can be.
No matter what the size of your organisation, security solutions from IBM can help you can wield fully comprehensive, cost-effective and actionable information security monitoring and protection.
We asked Paul Dignan, Global Technical Account Manager, at F5 Networks to take a look at hybrid cloud migration for us and this is what he had to say:
Cryoserver is a flexible, scalable, no fuss/no nonsense email archiving solution. Integrating seamlessly with all leading email applications, Cryoserver provides the same safe, secure, reliable end user experience regardless of platform configuration.
So much more than […]
AirWatch, the enterprise mobility management provider, has announced support for the new iOS 9. Through the iOS 9 Beta Program, many AirWatch customers had already tested the latest innovations and opportunities with iOS 9. Then, […]
For a number of years now, Phoenix Software has been seeing an increasing interest across the UK Housing Sector to use mobile devices in just about every area of the business. We have seen growing […]
Aerohive is a cloud networking company that provides comprehensive access solutions to organisations requiring wireless and mobile access to applications.
Aerohive delivers wired and wireless LAN solutions (access points, switches & routers) for secure, mobility optimised, […]
The Power of One – Nimble announces exciting new features for its Single Storage Consolidation Platform
The Nimble Adaptive Flash Platform offers a single storage architecture that dynamically caters to the needs of growing organisations across performance, capacity and data protection.
Find out what’s new in this release
Flexibility –The Nimble Adaptive Flash […]
Mobility remains a top strategic opportunity in the workplace, due to its potential to make an organisation more competitive, enable employees to be more productive and provide innovative ways to engage with customers. This transformative […]
Did you know that eligible education customers can take advantage of the Microsoft Bing Maps Platform at no cost?
If your application will be used by an Education institution for instructional use only, your application qualifies […]
The VMware NSX networking and security platform is a key element of VMware’s vision for the Software-Defined Data Centre. Trend Micro and VMware are working closely together to develop joint solutions that extend NSX’s core […]
Phoenix Software is delighted to have attained the Gold Cloud Platform Competency with Microsoft at a time when our customers are investing heavily around ‘on-demand’ business solutions areas.
As one of the UK’s leading providers of […]
There’s an English proverb which states, “Necessity is the mother of invention.” This adage rings especially true in today’s data-centric world of desktop virtualisation or end-user strategies. The majority of current storage solutions aren’t capable […]
It’s estimated that by the year 2020, there will be more digital bits than stars in the sky. This growth, in no uncertain terms, will impact our data centres. Many of us have already begun […]
Now is the time to start looking at your Windows Server 2003 estate, to avoid any nasty surprises once support ends on 14 July 2015.
End of support for Windows Server 2003 and Windows Server 2003 […]