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Cyber Security For Remote Working… How Everyone Can (And Has To) Pitch In

Cyber Security isn’t, and shouldn’t, be the sole responsibility of your IT team
remote working
Cyber Security
Cyber Criminal

What Is An Advanced Persistent Threat (APT’s) Attack?

APT attacks are when a cyber actor manages to access your networks for long periods of time…
APT
Advanced Persistent Threat
Cyber Security
Cyber Actor
Cyber Criminal
cyber scam

Visualising Your Data Differently With Power BI

Analytics teams using Microsoft Power BI can choose a variety of data visualisation techniques… Are some better than others though?
Power BI
Microsoft Power BI
Data
data visualisation technique

Database Marketing – What Is It And How Can You Benefit From It?

It’s not the size of your database… but what you do with it
Database MArketing
CRM
Data Gravity
Data Science
Data Architecture
Common Data Model
DATA PROTECTION

Microsoft Dynamics Cloud Licensing Options – What’s Available?

Keeping up with Microsoft’s cloud licensing agreements isn’t easy… but that’s why cloudThing are here
Cloud Licensing Agreements
Cloud License
cloud hosting
microsoft licensing

Privacy-By-Design & The Children’s Code

The Children’s Code has been designed by the ICO to protect children ‘within’ the Digital World, rather than ‘from’ it
GDPR
privacy policy
privacy-By-Design
data privacy
DATA PROTECTION
Children's Code

How To Connect To A Named Sandbox Environment

You'll often find you need to connect visual studio code to each of the sandbox environments you're working with
business central
dynamics 365 business central
d365
solution

What Are The Different Types Of Cloud Licensing Agreements?

Are you considering an ELA, a BYOL or PAYG cloud licensing model? Do you know the difference, and which will work out better for your organisation?
Cloud License
License
Cloud Licensing Agreements
BYOL
PAYG
ELA
EA

How To Export to Text Files from Microsoft’s Business Central SaaS

Before going down the development route, it’s always good to see what standard has to offer
business Central
dynamics 365 business central
Dynamics 365
microsoft Dynamics

Technical Debt – The What, Why, When & How Do I Get Rid Of

Defining technical debt, how to reduce it and how to get rid of it
technical debt
organisational debt

Ensuring Business Continuity With The Microsoft Stack

Business Continuity isn’t a term to describe dealing with a short-term disaster anymore, but something that needs to be baked into long-term business plans.

What’s The Best CRM For The NonProfit Sector?

Engage new, existing and old donors, build relationships, process donations and manage analytics quickly, efficiently and cheaply
charity
CRM
non-profit
not-for-profit

Rage Donations – How To Engage Past The ‘Now'

NonProfit’s creating a ‘story’ has always been an effective fundraising tool; generating an emotional response in potential donors… But can rage donations be leveraged into an overarching strategy?
charity
non-profit
not-for-profit
rage donation
fundraising

What Is It & How To Avoid: Vendor Lock-In

Vendor lock-in can be a huge worry for anyone thinking about Cloud Migration. Knowledge (and the right partner) is key to mitigating that risk
vendor lock-in
non-profit
Membership Sector

The Bad Guys Don’t Care You’re The Good Guys

How to improve your NonProfits Cyber-Security – Quickly, easily… and at low cost
charity
non-profit
not-for-profit
Cyber Security
Cyber Criminal

Build The Future Of The NonProfit Sector… Today

Cloud-native companies are leading the way in increased donor revenue, financial stability, improved business agility, enhanced volunteer experiences & donor retention
charity
non-profit
not-for-profit
Build Future

Data Protection & Artificial Intelligence: Best Practice

Resolving the conflicts between the masses of data AI requires and an individual’s right to privacy
artifical intelligence
AI
GDPR
data breach
Data Science
DATA PROTECTION

Shadow IT – 9 Things To Look Out For & 1 Unexpected Benefit

Shadow IT will stop your Digital Transformation in its tracks… and you may never even realise it!
Shadow IT
Business Architecture
business culture
DevOps

Organisational Debt & Why It Makes Digital Transformation Hard

You won’t find the debt that’s slowing down your organisation on a balance sheet in the accounts department
organisational debt
Business Architecture
technical debt

Discussing All Things RPA... Robotic Process Automation

Let your staff focus on higher value work by automating time consuming manual processes with RPA (Robotic Process Automation)
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