Windows 7 End of Support - What You Need to Know

Windows 7 End of Support - What You Need to Know

August 01, 2019

Support for Windows 7 is ending as of January 2020. This means that Microsoft will no longer be providing patches, security updates, or technical support for systems running on Windows 7. Don’t worry, your PC will still work, but it may become more vulnerable to security risks and viruses. It’s time to start thinking about the next steps and prepare for Windows 7 End of Support.

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Microsoft Inspire 2019 Key Takeaways

Microsoft Inspire 2019 Key Takeaways

July 23, 2019

The Softlanding team spent last week in Las Vegas for Microsoft Inspire, Microsoft’s annual partner conference, and wow – what an inspiring time it was! It was a whirlwind of collaboration and celebration to say the least, and we are proud to be in attendance once again alongside other amazing partners from around the world.

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Microsoft Teams now with Canadian Data Residency

Microsoft Teams now with Canadian Data Residency

August 14, 2018

The now free Microsoft Teams has full data residency in Canada to help customers in regulated organizations like education, banking, public sector, and healthcare, onboard to Teams and Office 365.

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SharePoint Conference North America: SharePoint and Office 365's Evolution

SharePoint Conference North America: SharePoint and Office 365's Evolution

July 05, 2018

With just over a month since the SharePoint Conference took place, lets take a look at what the evolution of SharePoint and Office 365 have in store.

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Moving from Microsoft EA to CSP Licensing

Moving from Microsoft EA to CSP Licensing

April 24, 2018

Gone are the days of pre-committed expenses under Microsoft’s Enterprise Agreement (EA) software licensing. CSP licensing allows you to add and remove users and products instantly and pay only for what you use. Here’s what you need to know about CSP.

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5 Steps for IT running on Microsoft Technology to be GDPR Compliant

5 Steps for IT running on Microsoft Technology to be GDPR Compliant

April 24, 2018

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) affects more organizations that you’d expect. This sweeping new law applies to all companies that collect and process data belonging to European Union (EU) citizens, even if this is done outside of the EU. Preparing your Microsoft IT to be compliant with these new regulations taking into effect May 25, 2018 can be done within five-steps.

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