Houston accelerates growth by accelerating entrepreneurship
How do you bounce back from a devastating natural catastrophe like Hurricane Harvey in 2017? If you’re the city of Houston, you don’t—instead, you “bounce forward.” Watch how Microsoft, the city of Houston, Rice University, and other public and private entities are helping Houston transform the town into a cutting-edge hub for startups and entrepreneurs. Contact Syllogistic Group and let us show you how Microsoft technology can help your business move forward by transforming itself digitally.
To solve complex challenges, try a little “radical compassion”
Charity during the holidays (and indeed, year-round) is always good—backing it up with “radical compassion” is even better. Check out this Forbes article to learn how Boston-based @RosiesPlace is turning radical compassion and unconditional love for marginalized women into a form of social activism—and improving communities in the process.
“On Dasher, on Dancer, on Prancer, on Surface!”
What if animals could talk? For six-year-old Lucy, this fantasy becomes reality as she uses her mom’s #Surface tablet and AI-powered #MicrosoftTranslator to question a pair of reindeer for insights into the holiday season. What will she discover? Watch this charming video to find out, then contact Syllogistic Group to find out how Microsoft technology can help you uncover insights into your own business.
“Oldest nerd in Guatemala” has a lot to be thankful for—and a lot more still to give
Otto Knoke, the “oldest nerd in Guatemala,” has suffered from ALS for 20 years. Today, at age 60, he is the first person in the country to use Microsoft’s new eye-tracking software for Windows 10 to type with his eyes and use #PowerBI to analyze business data for his clients. Watch this inspiring video to learn his story, then contact Syllogistic Group to discover how #Microsoft Business Intelligence tools can help modernize your business.
Customer story: RLH Corporation
Business applications are key to successful operations. But disconnected solutions can compromise productivity, overwhelm employees, and frustrate customers.
With siloed systems and “Frankensteined solutions,” RLH Corporation faced the internal and customer-management challenges that many modern businesses face. But using Dynamics 365 and Office 365, they have consolidated systems into one platform, empowered employees, and improved guest satisfaction in the process.
Simplified operations and digital transformation are also within your reach. Let Syllogistic Group show you how. Contact us to learn more.
Three reasons why Windows Server and SQL Server customers continue to choose Azure
On average, AWS is 5X more expensive for Windows Server and SQL Server users looking to move to the cloud.
However, these savings do not come at the expense of quality. Azure offers a uniquely functional hybrid cloud, perfect for that period of transition from your on-premises servers to the cloud and built-in top-of-the-line security and compliance.
At Syllogistic Group, we believe the cloud should be available to everyone. It’s easier than you think! Contact us to learn more.
Microsoft Teams on Ubuntu
We just had to try out #Microsoft #Teams running on #Ubuntu! Microsoft released this as a public preview on Tuesday. I used it for a few hours and I didn’t see anything not working. Here is a short video of me comparing it to the…
Customer Story: SitePro – part 3
In order to continuously provide value to their oil and gas customers, SitePro needed a system that was quick for them to implement and truly offered the benefits of a digital oil field by providing up-to-the-minute data to their customers.
That’s why SitePro switched to Azure, whose multiple capabilities work together to provide a stable, accessible, and scalable platform from which to run their turnkey application.
Curious about which Azure offerings could be out there ready to enhance your business? At Syllogistic Group, we want to help you find out. Contact us to learn more.
SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 end of support is coming
A lot has changed since 2008. Over the past decade or so, Microsoft has made huge improvements to its server offerings with hybrid cloud solutions, more robust security, and advanced analytic capabilities. With the end of support here for SQL Server 2, now is the time to start benefitting from these upgrades at your organization. Syllogistic Group is here to help you make a smooth transition. Contact us to start the process today.
Security – common mistakes
“43% of cyberattacks target small businesses.” Just because your business is small doesn’t mean it is insignificant to potential #cybercriminals. In fact, many hackers specifically target small businesses because they often make simple security mistakes that are easy to exploit.
The time to act is now! Use this graphic as your starting point to proactively identify and address common security problems.
At Syllogistic Group, we know you didn’t start your business because you were an expert in #security. Let us help you keep your data safe so you can stay focused on what you do best. Contact us to learn more!