Why Secure Cloud Storage is Becoming a Necessity

The benefits of cloud storage seem to far outweigh the risks, making cloud storage an attractive solution for the growing number of enterprises moving business information and customer data to cloud storage.

Among the main advantages of cloud storage are drag and drop file transfers, file accessibility from any device, cloud file linking capability, the relatively inexpensive cost, and off site storage for disaster recovery.

However, understanding the hidden risks is essential when choosing a cloud storage solution for corporate use. Continue reading

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Microsoft Teams – Disruption or Salvation for SharePoint?

According to a recent study by Spiceworks, Microsoft Teams Will Help Microsoft Dominate Workplace Chat Space. Businesses are ready to adopt Microsoft Teams, and within two years it will overtake Slack an Google Hangouts and when combined with market leader Skype for Business, Microsoft will account for over 50% of the enterprise chat market.

Microsoft Teams is taking many in the community by storm. People are saying this is the future of collaboration and will push SharePoint down the collaboration stack. I think this is worth debating and evaluating user interface designed based on this premise. Continue reading

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New Pricing for 2017 Microsoft Premier Support Alternative

Interested in alternatives to Microsoft Premier Support? Fpweb.net has reduced its prices for its USA-based Premier Support, and still includes a 6-minute support SLA, 24/7/365.

If you think that 60 minutes is too long to wait to get help and you’re paying too much to talk to an overseas call center, check out how Fpweb.net compares to Microsoft Premier Support’s various levels. Continue reading

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Fpweb Community Support

We recently sent our 2016 fourth quarter donation to charity: water on behalf of our clients!

Why Water from charity: water on Vimeo.

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Fpweb.net expands global infrastructure with Tokyo data center

Fpweb.net has expanded its global infrastructure to include a data center in Tokyo, Japan.

Fpweb.net adds this Asian location to its global infrastructure that already includes data centers in São Paulo, Singapore, Sydney, Frankfurt, London, St. Louis, and Kansas City. Continue reading

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Fpweb.net Adds Managed Database Service

Fpweb.net has added managed database to its managed services. The managed database offering is available on-premises, or in any cloud, with around-the-clock, USA-based support and a six-minute response service level agreement.

Fpweb.net is a Microsoft Network Partner with 1.9 billion logins managed since 1999. Its 24/7 database administration provides support across all database systems, including Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, MongoDB, and DB2. Continue reading

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Most problematic IT tasks in 2017

This graph in a recent Spiceworks Tech Career Outlook caught our attention:

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Infographic: Moving to the Cloud

Moving to the Cloud | Fpweb.net

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