COMPAREX Blog - 2018

  04/27/2018 |   Simon Mangeng
Windows 10 Migration: What You Need to Consider

Windows 10 and Windows as a service (WaaS) will involve fundamental changes for businesses. Our expert knows what you need to consider when migrating to Windows 10. Read the full article ...

 

  04/24/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
HR and Digital Transformation: Coming Out Stronger

Digital transformation has a great impact on HR departments. On the other hand, human resources play a key role in succeeding at disruptive topics like digital transformation. COMPAREX provides insights on how HR departments and digitization influence each other. Read the full article ...

 

  04/20/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Digital Transformation And The Operations Department

In today’s part of our Digital Transformation series Marco Furlan, Head of Global Operations for COMPAREX, gives insights on the impact digital transformation has had on operations, on the company, and the role of employees and culture in its success Read the full article ...

 

  04/19/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Communicating Within the Company Using Just One Tool

Microsoft’s Office 365 Enterprise E5 offers companies a stack of sophisticated options in the area of video telephony and video conferencing. The integrated Skype for Business comes with advanced features that should definitely make you prick up your ears. Read the full article ...

 

  04/17/2018 |   Sven Lap
Augmented, Mixed and Virtual Reality – an Introduction

Augmented, Mixed and Virtual Reality…but what are the differences? Sometimes it’s not so easy to keep the overview of all IT trends. Our expert provides an introduction into Augmented, Mixed and Virtual Reality and explains what distinguishes them from each other. Read the full article ...

 

  04/12/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Digital Transformation And The Role of IT

The role IT takes in organizations has evolved over the decades. Today it has become increasingly important again. We give insights on the evolution of the IT function in an era of digital transformation and more. Read the full article ...

 

  04/11/2018 |   Thino Ullmann
Digitization Front and Center With the Office 365 F1 Plan

It is high time that the staff working “on the shop floor” are integrated into the digital infrastructure. We’ll show you how to improve the organization of your everyday routines with Office365 F1, spruce up your staff connectivity and in doing so boost the overall efficiency of your workflows. Read the full article ...

 

  04/10/2018 |   Robert Bennink, Steven Molenaar and Michel Boogaard
Software Asset Management: Watch Out For These Common Pitfalls

There are many misunderstandings about what Software Asset Management (SAM) can mean for an organization. In order to profit from SAM in the best way possible you should watch out for these 10 common pitfalls. Read the full article ...

 

  04/04/2018 |   Rowel Bouman
Everything You Need to Know About Next-Gen Endpoint Security

The online threat landscape is changing rapidly. New innovative technologies used by hackers to infect systems require new approaches to stop them. Next-gen Endpoint security is the new buzzword you should pay attention to. Here is an overview of the new technology. Read the full article ...

 

  03/29/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Famous Google Easter Eggs

The IT world is such a rapidly developing field that it may sometimes be hard to stay up-to-date. With our monthly IT insights you won’t lose the overview. Read about the latest vendor news and trending topics. Read the full article ...

 

  03/28/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Tech News: IT Insights in March

The IT world is such a rapidly developing field that it may sometimes be hard to stay up-to-date. With our monthly IT insights you won’t lose the overview. Read about the latest vendor news and trending topics. Read the full article ...

 

  03/23/2018 |   Chris van Hoffen
SAM in The Cloud: 7 Challenges That May Come Across Your Way

Our experts took a deeper dive into Software Asset Management in the cloud and identified 7 challenges. Here is what you need to look out for Read the full article ...

 

  03/20/2018 |   Dirk Friessnegg
How File Encryption Helps Fulfill GDPR Requirements

GDPR is up for implementation in around 3 months. Is your company prepared? We the benefits and solutions vis-à-vis file encryption. Read the full article ...

 

  03/19/2018 |   Thino Ullmann
Knockout in the First Round: Microsoft Teams Beats WhatsApp

Using a private messenger to discuss professional details with colleagues is a tricky topic if one considers the data protection and security aspects! We’ll show you how Microsoft Teams easily knocks the socks off of WhatsApp in the heavyweight division of company requirements. Read the full article ...

 

  03/15/2018 |   Ulrike van Koll
Is Outsourcing IT the Solution to Your Problems?

Does outsourcing really solve all of your company’s SAM problems? No says our expert. Read why developing your corporate strategy in the cloud is the better option. Read the full article ...

 

  03/14/2018 |   Walter Hofmann
How to Use the Benefits of Software as a Service in a Citrix Cloud

There are various Citrix cloud options. But which option ticks your boxes? Our expert chose some easily understandable examples to illustrate how you can reap the rewards of Software as a Service. Read the full article ...

 

  03/13/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
How to Get the Most Out of Your Microsoft Cloud

Are you aware of all the opportunities a Microsoft Office 365 cloud can offer? We summarized some tips that will help you to get the most out of your cloud. Increase employee productivity, improve security and generate a larger ROI. Read the full article ...

 

  03/07/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Inviting Employees, Customers and Partners to a Skype Meeting When on the Road

Modern collaboration is dynamic and overcomes spatial boundaries – and yes, it is possible when you’re on the road. Office 365 Enterprise E5 and Skype for Business provide simple and efficient support. You can even include important persons in project meetings, wherever they happen to be. Read the full article ...

 

  03/02/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Securing Sensitive Information: 3 Methods to Encrypt Your Data

There is always some information that you do not want to leave your company. But how can you share sensitive information quickly, easily, and securely? We explain 3 methods to encrypt your data and therefore prevent data loss Read the full article ...

 

  02/28/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Tech News: IT Insights in February

The IT world is such a rapidly developing field that it may sometimes be hard to stay up-to-date. With our monthly IT insights you won’t lose the overview. Read about the latest vendor news and trending topics. Read the full article ...

 

  02/20/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
How Does Digital Transformation Impact Finance Departments?

Digital transformation has a great impact on financial departments. But it can also be a driver to digitization. Jens Schmidt, Executive Director of Finance for COMPAREX, gave answers on the evolution of the finance function in an era of digital transformation. Read the full article ...

 

  02/19/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
The Key to Collaboration: Mastering the Modern Workplace

To take advantage of changing market conditions, businesses must strive to be as agile as possible. This means taking advantage of flexible and remote working, enabling employees to remain productive from wherever they are. Read the full article ...

 

  02/16/2018 |   Tobias Hübner
Deploying Adobe IDs: Which ID Option Ticks all the Boxes?

Are you still using named IDs to deploy Adobe software in your company? There might be a better way of doing things. Our expert explains how you can benefit from switching to an Enterprise ID or Federated ID. Read the full article ...

 

  02/13/2018 |   Thino Ullmann
Microsoft Office 2019 News: Available for Windows 10 Only

Microsoft announced in early February that Office 2019 will only run on Windows 10 in future. But that’s not all: Microsoft also revealed changes for Windows 10 and Office 365 as well. We’ve summarized the most important facts for you. Read the full article ...

 

  02/08/2018 |   Mustafa Kara
Why Update Management is the Key to a Secure Software Environment

CryptoLocker and WannaCry are perfect examples of ransomware attacks that had serious consequences for companies that did not manage their update and patch management system properly. Microsoft’s new function Update Management for VMs on Azure helps you keep track of all relevant updates Read the full article ...

 

  02/08/2018 |   Thino Ullmann
Solving Data Residency Issues with the Office 365 Multi-Geo Tenant

Microsoft announced the multi-geo capabilities for Office 365 at the Ignite conference back in September. The new function will help multinational companies to tackle data residency challenges. Our expert Thino Ullmann explains what you can expect from the multi-geo tenant. Read the full article ...

 

  02/06/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
A Strong Heartbeat: Office 365 F1 for Firstline Workers

The women and men operating at the front line of a company represent the brand, solve customer problems and keep an attentive eye on the products and services. These employees are absolutely crucial – and with Office 365 F1 they can become part of the digitization process. We’ll show you how! Read the full article ...

 

  02/02/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Tech News: IT Insights in January

The IT world is such a rapidly developing field that it may sometimes be hard to stay up-to-date. With our monthly IT insights you won’t lose the overview. Read about the latest vendor news and trending topics. Read the full article ...

 

  01/31/2018 |   Oliver Bellini
2018 Citrix Summit Recap: The Most Important News

The Citrix Summit took place in Anaheim, California, at the beginning of January. What are the most important strategic alignments, new features and products for the upcoming year? Our expert Oliver Bellini attended the conference and provides a first-hand account Read the full article ...

 

  01/30/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
How Companies Can Share Large Volumes of Data

Data security and the correct management of sensitive project information are delicate issues. We show you how your project teams can collaborate securely and meaningfully with Office 365 and OneDrive for Business. Read the full article ...

 

  01/26/2018 |   Christian Meyer
Understanding Your Customers with Adobe Analytics

How well do you know your customers? Being aware of their search requests and how they make decisions can help you to target your customers even more precisely. Read in today’s article how Adobe Analytics can help you to understand your customers. Read the full article ...

 

  01/25/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
How Office 365 Enterprise E5 Can Simplify Your Communication

Voice and video conferences in high broadcast quality remain challenging scenarios for many companies, even today. But internal and external dialog could be easily upgraded with Office 365 Enterprise E5. Our blog post tells you why this is sensible and also cost-efficient. Read the full article ...

 

  01/24/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
IoT and Software Licensing: What You Need to Consider

IoT is no longer a futuristic concept. Internet-connected objects have become a day-to-day reality. But do these devices need a software license? We shed some light on the consequences for software licensing. Read the full article ...

 

  01/19/2018 |   Thino Ullmann
How to Integrate Firstline Workers in Your Company’s Digitization

Digitization can only be successful if all employees – from the CEO to production workers – are integrated in the process. What about your Firstline Workers? Are they part of the digitization? Thino Ullmann explains how to integrate them successfully with Office 365 F1. Read the full article ...

 

  01/18/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Looking Back: Microsoft in 2017

Microsoft has had a very busy year in 2017. Let’s take a look back together. In today’s article we are summing up all the important changes and additions to the Microsoft cosmos. Read why Microsoft had a very strong year and why 2018 is going to be exciting as well. Read the full article ...

 

  01/12/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
IT Trends 2018: Cloud Optimization

We are right at the beginning of 2018, so it’s time to have a look into the future and identify major trends for the upcoming year. Read today why our experts believe that cloud optimization will be one of the biggest trends of 2018. Read the full article ...

 

  01/08/2018 |   Achim Herber
What are the Most Important IT Topics in 2018?

What will be the most important IT topics in 2018? Achim Herber, Executive Vice President Central Europe, COMPAREX, looks into the future and identifies 3 major topics that will dominate discussions in the coming year. Read the full article ...

 

  01/03/2018 |   COMPAREX Blog Editorial Team
Tech News: IT Insights in December

What has been going on in the IT world in December? We compiled the latest vendor news and trending topics of the past month. It just takes you a few minutes to stay up-to-date in the world of IT. Read the full article ...

 

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