Is your Office 365 running slow at random times? Does it seem to happen at work but be fine from home (or some other location)? Here is a short check list to help diagnose the problem. Where is your Office 365 Tenant located? Make sure your tenant is hosted in a location that makes sense. For us New Zealanders, the nearest location is Australia. Check … Continue reading Why is Office 365 going slow?
Windows 7 clients can gain remote access to network resources using a feature called DirectAccess. Microsoft see this as a game breaking technology that will change the way we work remotely. A Windows 2008R2 server acts as a gateway for DirectAccess clients providing access to servers on the internal LAN. DirectAccess does away with the need for third party VPN clients or access gateways on … Continue reading Windows 7 DirectAccess overview
How many times have you had to upgrade a server and run around making changes to login scripts and group policies. How about migrating users to a new terminal server or migrating applications to a new SQL server. DNS aliases can be used to simplify these tasks and with a little bit of thought prevent the need to ever make those changes again. File Server … Continue reading DNS Aliasing