Move your customer's Office 365 Syndication tenants to CSP today!

Microsoft is ending the Syndication program, with June 30th being the date set for the end of the Syndication program. Office 365 Syndication partners around the world are now actively migrating customers into CSP and onto the standard Office 365 platform. This enables partners to quickly and easily take ownership of their customers' entire cloud…

Citrix NetScaler Series: Part 11 - NetScaler Insight (User Experience Monitoring)

Another of my favourite features is NetScaler Insight. Insight is a monitoring and analytics solution. The reason I’ve included it in this series is because it can be a significant benefit to a partner embarking on, or already hosting, a mobility platform including DaaS.   The importance of networking is often underestimated by partners who aren’t…

Anywhere Access: Your new office

Company Office As users connect into the office remotely and out to external parties then there may be requirement to review and monitor external connectivity e.g. QoS on video connections and VOIP.  Users want remote access to resources still located on office servers so security must also be reviewed.  Users require access to files outside…

vCloud Usage Meter 3.5

vCloud Usage Meter 3.5 Overview The vCloud Usage Meter simplifies monthly reporting by tracking configured products and is able to email the monthly reports on the desired date for submission. vCloud Usage Meter is also configurable to provide usage consumption of customers within the service providers environment. Image Source: https://communities.vmware.com/community/vmtn/vcloud_usage_meter The latest version (3.5) allows…

Citrix NetScaler Series – Part 8: Features Deep Dive – Global Server Load Balancing (GSLB)

Global Server Load Balancing manages traffic across multiple network entry points or data centres. For example, GSLB would distribute traffic across two or more data centres (active-active) or initiate automated data centre failover in a DR scenario (active-passive). GSLB can also direct traffic based on geo-location information, providing the best user experience.  For example, if…