Council Preview: Feb 6, 2019

Another Wednesday, another Middlesex Centre Council meeting. 😉 Here is the full agenda. This will be our sixth Council meeting of 2019 thanks to a few special Council meetings that were scheduled in for January. After Feb 6, we will go back to our normal bi-weekly (roughly) cadence until Summer. Delegations, Presentations & Petitions Only … Read moreCouncil Preview: Feb 6, 2019

SQL Server 2012 – Best New Features for Small Business

I recently read through Introducing Microsoft SQL Server 2012, the book published by Microsoft Press. It’s a rather large book, and going through it I saw a lot of terrific features for medium and large enterprises, especially from a Business Intelligence point of view. However, I also pinpointed some features that I feel will be … Read moreSQL Server 2012 – Best New Features for Small Business

Windows Server 2012 In Your Small Business – Part 8

Windows Server 2012, as always, is available in a few different flavours. The names have changed a bit from Server 2008 R2, but overall the effect is the same. Your small business will want to focus on evaluating Windows Server 2012 Essentials. Why? For a few simple reasons: It’s a full-fledged version of Windows Server … Read moreWindows Server 2012 In Your Small Business – Part 8

Windows Server 2012 In Your Small Business – Part 7

Many smaller companies operate globally, with small offices dotted around the world. There may be a small “head office” that houses the CEO and a few key people, but with small offices of two or three people in various different cities, it can be hard to keep things centralized. Even large restaurant chains run into … Read moreWindows Server 2012 In Your Small Business – Part 7

Windows Server 2012 In Your Small Business – Part 6

In Windows Server 2012, the Server Manager has been redesigned to make it easier to manage multiple remote servers from a single admin console. Thankfully Windows Server 2012 servers are configured to allow for remote management by default, requiring less configuration upfront to make it work. There is a new dashboard that provides you with … Read moreWindows Server 2012 In Your Small Business – Part 6