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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year

December 13th, 2017|0 Comments

As 2017 draws to a close, may we take this opportunity to say thank you for your valued custom throughout the year and wish you a happy, healthy and prosperous 2018

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Paradigm Shifts: Security Predictions for 2018

December 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Bharat Mistry, Principal Security Strategist at Trend Micro UK, takes a look at how the biggest cyber attacks of 2018 will come from known vulnerabilities.

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Precog for GDPR: Can you afford to wait for the future?

December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Andrew Nielsen, CISSP, CISA, ISSAP, ISSMP, CCSK – Chief Trust Officer at Druva – takes a look at an interesting a way of approaching the forthcoming GDPR …

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2017 and All That: The Evolution of the Modern Public Sector!

December 12th, 2017|0 Comments

Keith Martin, Phoenix Software Director of Public Sector, takes a look back over 2017 …

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Microsoft Cloud

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

Your cloud. Your way. With Phoenix Software and Microsoft Azure

  • SAM-and-The-Cloud-Header-12-17

SAM & the Cloud

December 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Software Asset Management’s role in migrating to the cloud

  • Mimecast-De-Risking-Office-365-with-Cyber-Resilience-Header-11-17

De-Risking Office 365 with Cyber Resilience

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Mimecast CTO, Neil Murray, explores how cyber resilience can help de-risk Office 365 from attacks like ransomware

  • VMware-Infromation-Security-Threats-Header-11-17

Mitigate Information Security Threats

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Safeguard your institution with 10 best practices to combat common cyber security vulnerabilities

  • Every-Adobe-Cloud-has-a-Silver-Lining-Header-11-17

Every Adobe Cloud has a Silver Lining

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Did you know there are a range of cloud services available from Adobe?

  • Pure-Storage-in-Education-Header-11-17

Transforming Storage in Education with Pure Storage

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Pure Storage can provide student applications with exceptional performance and dramatically simplify IT operations – all while reducing your total cost of ownership.  You’ll not only improve online services, you’ll be able to leverage data […]

  • Are-you-ready-for-GDPR-HEader-11-17

Are you ready for the GDPR?

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

The new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) will determine how your organisation manages, protects and administers data in the future. Phoenix Software can help you start preparing now

  • Phoenix-SOS-Header-11-17

Are you getting the most from your software?

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Maximise your investment in software with the Phoenix Software Optimisation Service

  • Dell-EMC-Advantage-11-17

Give your Institution the Dell EMC advantage

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Spending is always tight within Education, there’s always more you’d like to do, if only you had the budget – have you considered Dell EMC?

  • Microsoft-EES-Changes-11-17

Microsoft Licensing: EES Changes

November 15th, 2017|0 Comments

October 2017 saw Microsoft introduce a number of significant changes to their academic licensing programmes.  So, what are these key changes?

  • Trend-Micro-Smart-Protection-for-Office-365-Header

Smart Protection for Office 365

November 2nd, 2017|0 Comments

Trend Micro offers complete threat protection against email and file sharing risks

  • SAM-and-Cyber-Security-Header-10-17

Protect, control and secure your software assets

October 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

Software Asset Management (SAM) should be used as a key tool in the fight against cyber crime, not just limited to purely managing compliance

  • Dell-EMC-Storage-in-a-Hybrid-Cloud-World-Header-10-17

Storage in a hybrid cloud world

October 12th, 2017|0 Comments

The hybrid cloud world is here but is your storage platform ready?

  • VMware-Housing-Research-Header-09-17

Why UK housing associations are failing to use data as an asset

October 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Greg Dean, Phoenix Software Sector Sales Manager for Charities & Housing Associations, takes a look at the findings of recent independent research* we commissioned alongside VMware among employees from housing associations across the UK

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Focus Service Portal

October 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Your flexible reporting and analysis solution – now with an Azure usage and billing dashboard

  • NetApp-Effective-Data-Management-Header-10-17

Effective Data Management: The Key to IT Transformation

October 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Grant Caley, Chief Technologist for NetApp UK & Ireland, takes a look at the evolution of IT in business and how data and data management now hold the key to success.

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Bytes Technology Group UK & Phoenix Software Limited

September 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Bytes Technology Group UK, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the JSE-listed Altron Group, is delighted to announce the acquisition of Phoenix Software Ltd with immediate effect.

  • Microsoft-Digital-Business-Transformation-Header-09-17

Become a Digital Business

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Together, we can help you become a digital business

  • Adobe-CC-Header-09-17

Get the latest tools to do your greatest work

September 18th, 2017|0 Comments

Help your creative team perform at its peak with Adobe Creative Cloud

  • Adobe-Acrobat-DC-Header-09-17

Adobe Acrobat DC

September 18th, 2017|0 Comments

The complete PDF solution for a mobile, connected world

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Public Sector Framework Success for Phoenix Software

September 11th, 2017|0 Comments

Your trusted hardware and software partner can now also supply all the IT professional services you need to deliver IT transformation in your organisation

  • Druva-for-O365-Header-09-17

Druva for Office 365

September 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Addressing the critical gaps of Data Protection and Information Governance with Druva inSync

  • Socitm-2017-Header-10-17

Socitm Annual Conference 2017

August 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Monday 9 & Tuesday 10 October 2017 – King Power Stadium, Leicester

  • Phoenix-Software-and-BMF-Header-08-17

Phoenix Software and the BMF – building a future in the cloud

August 29th, 2017|0 Comments

The Builders Merchants Federation (BMF) and Phoenix Software join to enhance benefits available to BMF members

  • NetApp-Data-Fabric-Header-07-17

NetApp Data Fabric: Realise the Full Potential of the Hybrid Cloud

August 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Achieving business benefits in the hybrid cloud requires the ability to weave a unifying data fabric across disparate environments

  • Mimecast-Office-365-Header-08-17

Enhance your cloud solution with Mimecast

August 14th, 2017|0 Comments

There is a major shift happening right now in the world of enterprise technology

  • Sophos-Phishing-Blog-Header-08-17

Don’t Take the Bait

August 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Phishing is big business. Don’t get hooked.

  • Veeam-for-Physical-and-Cloud-Header-07-17

Veeam for Physical and Cloud

July 31st, 2017|0 Comments

Protect physical, AWS and Azure workloads – plus Microsoft Office 365 too!

  • Effective-SAM-Manager-Header-07-17

Becoming a more effective SAM Manager

July 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Focus on the tasks that make the biggest impact

  • Next-Generation-Employability-Solutions-&-Resources-Header-07-17

Next Generation Employability Solutions & Resources

July 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Ensuring students from all backgrounds have access to facilities preparing them for the next stage of their lives has never been more important than in the digital age.

  • Adobe-Creative-Cloud-06-17-Header

Adobe Creative Cloud for enterprise

July 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Looking for industry-leading creative apps with enterprise grade capabilities?

  • Yorkshire-Day-2017-Blog-Header-07-17

Yorkshire Day Celebrations – a must attend event for all Public Sector

July 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Designed specifically for the Public Sector, our Yorkshire Day event returns with a focus on the technological challenges and opportunities faced by the modern Public Sector

  • Adobe-Acrobat-DC-Header-06-17

Named user virtualisation in Acrobat DC

July 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

Streamline the deployment process and resolve compliance concerns with Acrobat DC virtualisation

  • Adobe-in-HE-FE-Header-06-17

Adobe in Further & Higher Education

June 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Give your students the power to create bright futures

  • Adobe in Schools

Adobe in Schools

June 27th, 2017|0 Comments

Start your Primary and Secondary school students on a creative path to success

  • LG-Survey-Results-Header-06-17

Why Local Government should start preparing for the road ahead – now!

June 21st, 2017|0 Comments

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

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DellEMC World 2017 – Top Product Launches

June 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Jamie Shand one of our Infrastructure Solutions Specialists here at Phoenix, speaks about his opportunity to attend DellEMC World 2017 in Las Vegas in May and he sent us the following report.

  • Druva-inSync-Main-Header-06-17

Shield your Microsoft Office 365 data from unforeseen risks

June 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Close the gaps in recovery, visibility and governance

  • Phoenix-Software-and-Microsoft-can-help-with-your-GDPR-Journey

Phoenix Software and Microsoft can help with your GDPR Journey

June 16th, 2017|0 Comments

As Microsoft’s leading education partner, we continuously strive to ensure that our Microsoft licensing customers are kept abreast of important developments

  • Consultancy-for-Consent-Header-06-17

Consultancy for Consent

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Consent is a key component of the new GDPR and together, Phoenix Software and Resilience Partners can help you prepare your organisation

  • SAM-in-Education-Header-06-17

Software Asset Management in Education

June 9th, 2017|0 Comments

With effective Software Asset Management (SAM), you can reassign licences, avoid unexpected costs and mitigate the risk of fines for non-compliance

  • Microsoft-Cybersecurity-SAM-Engagement

You can’t protect what you don’t know!

June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

With a Microsoft Cybersecurity SAM engagement from Phoenix Software, you get a clear view of what software is deployed to identify areas of potential risk and provide high-level guidance on your cybersecurity programmes and policies

  • Microsoft-Dynamics-365-in-Higher-and-Further-Education-Header-06-17

Microsoft Dynamics 365 in Higher and Further Education

June 8th, 2017|0 Comments

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

  • Adobe-Creative-Cloud-and-Acrobat-DC-Header-06-17

Get creative apps with enterprise control

June 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Want to give your organisation the world’s best creative and digital document software – along with the enterprise capabilities you need?

  • Adobe-Acrobat-XI-Reader-XI-EoS-June-2017

Adobe Acrobat XI & Adobe Reader XI End of Support

June 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Support for Adobe Acrobat 11.x and Adobe Reader 11.x will end on 15 October 2017

  • Mimecast-Cyber-Resilience-Strategy-Header-06-17

Rethink your cyber resilience strategy in an Office 365 world order

June 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Mimecast cyber resilience expert Dan Sloshberg explains the inherent risks of a wholesale move to Microsoft’s cloud productivity suite

  • GDPR-HEader-06-17

GDPR Gap Analysis

June 7th, 2017|0 Comments

Phoenix Software is already working with a number of organisations, helping them to take their first steps towards preparing for the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

  • Sophos-Schools-and-eSafety-Header-06-17

Schools and eSafety

June 6th, 2017|0 Comments

How Sophos can help schools demonstrate best practice when facing an Ofsted eSafety inspection

  • VMware-NSX-A-Game-Changer-Header-06-17

Network Virtualisation: A Game Changer?

June 6th, 2017|0 Comments

We take a look at VMware NSX and how this technology could be the next step in your Software Defined Data Centre journey

  • Modernise-your-Office-365-Data-Protection-Strategy-with-Druva

Modernise your Office 365 Data Protection Strategy with Druva

May 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Phoenix Software has joined forces with Druva to ensure Data Protection, Governance, Security and Data Availability for Office 365 environments

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Microsoft in Education – Inspiring new ways to create & learn

May 19th, 2017|0 Comments

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

  • Microsoft-Hacking-STEM-Lessons-&-Hands-On-Activities-05-17

Microsoft Hacking STEM Lessons & Hands-On Activities

May 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Hacking STEM is made possible by a partnership between the Education Workshop, Hack for Good and the Microsoft Garage

  • Sophos Local & Central Government Partner of the Year 2017

Sophos Local & Central Government Partner of the Year 2017

May 16th, 2017|0 Comments

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

  • Microsoft-Azure-and-Red-Hat-Blog-Header

Microsoft Azure: The Home for All your Workloads

May 12th, 2017|0 Comments

How to achieve significant cost savings by utilising Microsoft Azure as a home for all your workloads

  • Veritas-GDPR-05-17

Veritas: GDPR is a gamechanger in digital transformation

May 8th, 2017|0 Comments

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, […]

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Sophos in Education

May 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Get inspired with simply outstanding IT security

  • Sophos-Phish-Threat-Headers-04-17

Sophos Phish Threat

April 24th, 2017|0 Comments

End users are the most likely target for malware attacks. Organisations can keep their information safe with effective security awareness testing and training. Automate defense education for users with routine campaigns, training, follow-up, and reporting.

  • Dell-14G-Servers-Header-04-17

Delayed Dell 14G Servers to Pack a Punch

April 21st, 2017|0 Comments

With the already delayed July launch date on the horizon, Dell 14G servers are rumoured to be carrying some top trump winning figures.

  • Bitdefender-for-Education-Blog-Header-04-17

Education: Stay ahead of cyber-attacks & save

April 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Together, Phoenix Software & Bitdefender can help you defend your key assets as well as your bottom line

  • What's-in-IT-for-You-3

What’s in IT for You?

April 11th, 2017|0 Comments

By: Cheryl Lapham, Phoenix Software Education Team
“Welcome to the third of our series entitled ‘What’s in IT for you?’.  We will post a new blog every month on this theme.

  • VMware-vSAN-Performance-Boost-thanks-to-Intel-04-16

VMware vSAN gets an additional 2.5x performance increase thanks to Intel!

April 6th, 2017|0 Comments

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!

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Adobe Creative Cloud for business

March 30th, 2017|0 Comments

Top-of-the-line creative tools. Bottom-line results.

  • Adobe-Acrobat-DC-Virtualisation-Header-03-17

Adobe Acrobat DC now supports virtualisation

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

What keeps CIOs and IT managers up at night? They have to find ways to save money and man-hours, but still effectively and efficiently manage IT infrastructure. It’s no easy task.

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Creativity Matters: Adobe in Further & Higher Education

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

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.

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Creativity Matters: Adobe in Schools

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

With the Adobe K-12 Site Licences, you can give your students the tools they need to explore their creativity and improve their employability

  • Adobe-Digital-Growth-Header-03-17

Growing Digital

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

In this guide, our partners at Adobe take a look at how to cultivate digital growth and help your students thrive

  • CRM-in-HE-FE

The Benefits of CRM in Higher and Further Education

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

A CRM solution has a key role to play in many aspects of the business operations and student/staff engagement activities of academic institutions

  • GDPR-Event-for-Education-Blog-Header

GDPR Event: Get expert advice and your questions answered

March 17th, 2017|0 Comments

Join Phoenix Software and our industry partners, Evolve North, for a unique opportunity to explore the GDPR and how it affects the Education Sector.

  • Adressing-the-Regulatory-Burder-Blog-Header

Addressing the Regulatory Burden for Charities and the Education Sector

March 16th, 2017|0 Comments

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.

  • Microsoft-Azure-Hybrid-Cloud-Workshop-for-Education

Why not attend one of our Microsoft Azure Hybrid Cloud Workshops for Education?

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Workshops

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Phoenix Software joins forces with ORIIUM and Druva to ensure recovery of data for Office 365 environments

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

Phoenix Software is delighted to be working with ORIIUM and Druva to support our customers in protecting data created in cloud applications.

  • Microsoft-Cloud-for-Housing-Associations-Webinar

Considering the Microsoft Cloud for your Housing Association?

March 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Take your first steps with Phoenix Software …

  • Sophos-Intercept-X-Webinar-Recording-03-17

Ransomware: Eight Tips for Preventing an Attack

March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Ransomware is one of the most widespread and damaging threats that internet users face today. Since the infamous CryptoLocker first appeared in 2013, we’ve seen a new era of file-encrypting ransomware variants delivered through spam […]

  • Cyber-Security-Review-for-Housing-Associations-03-17

Cyber Security Review for Housing Associations

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

Cyber security will be a leading theme for Housing Associations in 2017, not just for IT specialists, but for the full suite of senior managers working in Housing Associations across the UK.

  • VMware-Survey-The-State-of-the-Digital-Workplace-02-17

VMware Survey: The State of the Digital Workplace

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

VMware worldwide survey reveals investment results in business, operational and financial benefits

  • LUPC-and-SUPC-Conference-2017

LUPC & SUPC Conference 2017

February 27th, 2017|0 Comments

London Universities Purchasing Consortium (LUPC) and Southern Union Purchasing Consortium (SUPC) are hosting a joint Conference & Exhibition on Wednesday 24 May 2017 in central London

  • Veeam-in-Education-02-17

Education is an Industry in Transformation

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

With rising costs, many institutions are also facing budget shortfalls, declining domestic enrolments, shrinking graduation rates and new competition from non-traditional learning sources.

  • Microsoft-OVS-ES-for-Schools-02-17

Microsoft OVS-ES Agreement for Schools

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

The Microsoft Open Value Subscription Agreement for Education Solutions (OVS-ES Agreement) is designed for any educational establishments with a Full Time Equivalent (FTE) employees count of less than 1,000.

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NCVO Annual Conference 2017

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Thursday 20 April 2017 at The Brewery, London, EC1 – 9:30 – 17:00

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Schools and universities get into ransomware operator’s crosshairs

February 20th, 2017|0 Comments

Schools and universities get into ransomware operator’s crosshairs

  • UCISA-2017-Header

Are you attending this year’s UCISA event?

February 17th, 2017|0 Comments

For the fourth consecutive year, Phoenix Software is pleased to be supporting the key event for the UK Further and Higher Education sector.

  • Sophos-Intercept-X-Webinars-02-17

Stop ransomware before it stops you

February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

We’ve all seen the news and we know that Ransomware is a big issue. But what security systems should be in place for the best possible defence? Starting from scratch can be tough but working […]

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Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Housing Associations Webinar

February 16th, 2017|0 Comments

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.

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Looking to reinvent your IT storage refresh cycle?

February 15th, 2017|0 Comments

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 […]

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Is it really nearly Mad March already?

February 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Keith Martin, Phoenix Software Director of Public Sector, takes a look at what’s in store for the UK Public sector as we move towards the new financial year …

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Transform your organisation with Windows 10

February 13th, 2017|0 Comments

A faster, stronger, more secure network

  • VMware-HCI-Webinar-Header

Considering hyper-converged infrastructure?

February 8th, 2017|0 Comments

What to know before you choose a solution

  • zerto-ps-downtime-header-02-17

Is the Public Sector ready for disaster?

February 6th, 2017|0 Comments

No time for downtime
During the past couple of years, the Public Sector has experienced a flood of data security problems, ranging from accidental data loss, data breaches and cyber-attacks.

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Get under the skin of ransomware

January 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Ransomware is the most successful malware attack affecting businesses today

  • Microsoft-Windows-Server-Premium-Assurance-and-SQL-Server-Premium-Assurance-Diagram-Header

New Microsoft Windows Server Premium Assurance and SQL Server Premium Assurance

January 24th, 2017|0 Comments

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.

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2016, wow.

January 13th, 2017|0 Comments

Craig Taylor, Head of Cloud Solutions at Phoenix Software, looks back on 2016 and forward to the year ahead … when everything is set to change … once again

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Ransomware: The Truth Behind the Headlines

January 9th, 2017|0 Comments

Ransomware has rapidly emerged to become one of the most serious threats facing UK organisations today

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Happy New Year!

January 5th, 2017|0 Comments

Keith Martin, Phoenix Software Director of Public Sector, starts the year off by looking back at 2016 to see what guidance it provides for what may lie ahead in 2017 …

  • adobe-cc-for-enterprise-header-01-17

What is Adobe Creative Cloud for enterprise?

January 4th, 2017|0 Comments

Speed up your creative workflows and unlock content velocity with Adobe Creative Cloud for enterprise

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Adobe Acrobat DC for enterprise

January 4th, 2017|0 Comments

There’s a better way to work. Anywhere.
Adobe Acrobat DC is now available with enterprise-level IT capabilities, security and support for midsize to large organisations through the Adobe Value Incentive Plan (VIP).

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Celebrating Availability!

December 30th, 2016|0 Comments

For Veeam, 2016 has been a particularly big year in that it announced the Veeam Availability Platform for the Hybrid Cloud and released some of its important components.

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What’s in IT for you?

December 30th, 2016|0 Comments

By: Cheryl Lapham, Phoenix Software Education Team
“Welcome to the second of our series entitled ‘What’s in IT for you?’.  We will post a new blog every month on this theme. I hope you got a […]