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22 Sep

Windows 8.1 App

Say hello to the brand new Unily Windows 8.1 experiences!

At the start of September BrightStarr launched Unily cloud Intranets as a Service, the out-of-the-box Intranet solution that unites the very best of the Microsoft cloud. Since launch, Unily has seen great success, including being recognized by Microsoft

18 Sep

The Future of Microsoft Partners

The changing shape of Microsoft partners

It is no secret that Satya Nadella is shaking things up at Microsoft and things are looking really exciting at the moment! However, all of these changes at Microsoft also reflect a need for Microsoft partners to adapt to this new approach.

11 Sep

Coding For Kids

Coding for Kids – What it Says About User Education

From the start of this school year children as young as five in the UK will start to learn coding. What does this tell us about the future of modern economies?

27 Aug

Viral Social Media

What can the enterprise learn from viral social media?

You can never underestimate the power of social media to unite people in a common cause or goal. The latest unifying social trend that we are seeing at the moment is the ALS ice bucket challenge.

20 Aug

SharePoint Intranets Post Launch

Why you can't launch SharePoint and let go

Most people know that SharePoint is an exceptionally powerful productivity tool for the enterprise. It can be used to create collaborative Intranet solutions, create external portals connecting clients and partners with the organization

13 Aug

Choosing the right Intranet

Want an extra day of productivity each week? Get the right Intranet

With companies constantly trying new ways to save money or run more efficiently, it's amazing how often we'll encounter executives who overlook the massive cost that can be incurred by not focusing on organizational needs when adopting a new Intranet.

06 Aug

Securely Publishing with Web Application Proxy

Part 2​ - Securely publishing SharePoint externally using Web Application Proxy ​(WAP)

In this post we will take a look at the end-to-end configuration process of WAP using pre-authentication for Windows claims-based SharePoint web applications.

30 Jul

Troubleshooting

Troubleshooting SharePoint 2013 document rendering through Office Web Apps

I recently encountered an issue where a SharePoint 2013 farm (SP1) was failing to render any document type through Office Web Apps (also SP1). Immediately I knew that this was unlikely to be an issue with the Office Web Apps farm itself.