AMTRA SOLUTIONS BLOG

Articles, news and insights from the AMTRA team.

There IS a Better Way...

December 11, 2018
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I promise this is a blog about business processes, team projects, and individual responsibilities that can be done in a better way. But, first a story...

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Microsoft Security Intelligence Report, Volume 23

November 13, 2018
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Every year, Microsoft collects security and threat intelligence from their global network and compiles the trends in the Microsoft Security Intelligence Report. To keep up with the always evolving landscape, the Security Intelligence Report provides a thorough analysis of security threats and how to best mitigate the top attack types.

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Habits to make you happier at the office

October 9, 2018
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Habits can be defined as 'a settled tendency or usual manner of behavior; or an acquired mode of behavior that has become nearly or completely involuntary' (Merriam-Webster).  They are the things we do on auto-pilot, the small choices we make everyday from what we eat for breakfast to the route we take to work. 

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Meet Émile Cabot, one of AMTRA’s IT Hero!

October 4, 2018
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The face of our upcoming Tech Talks on Productivity and Modern Device Management, Émile is a four-time Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP).  He has a strong background specializing in datacenter and deployment solutions and has spent many years performing infrastructure analyses and solution implementations for organizations large and small.

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Collaboration Hubs, Why the Fuss?

September 27, 2018
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Oh my, how things have changed. I remember my first "real" office job. I was so excited. I got my own desk and my own computer.I had made it. And then reality set it.

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Lost Touch with a Colleague? You can Reconnect.

September 13, 2018
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It happens to all of us … from crazy schedules and busy family dynamics to relocations and career changes, there are many factors that lead us to lose touch with our professional contacts.

While it may seem like a lost cause to reconnect, this simply is not true. Here are a few ways to reach back out to your professional contacts.

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BYOD & Mobility, Are They Giving You a Headache?

May 24, 2018
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The technological landscape of today is forcing us to evolve to a world that includes application deployment, security and device management.  This creates great delight for users, but challenges for IT professionals.

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Best Practices: Changing Your Password

May 6, 2018
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You probably heard on Thursday the news that a bug on Twitter potentially exposed the passwords for all 330M users. The press release from Twitter said

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Microsoft vs. Google: Business Productivity

April 24, 2018
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QUESTION: When selecting a productivity solution for your organization, shouldn't your primary selection criteria be answering: does this solution help improve productivity?

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Remember When? A brief history of Microsoft Windows.

March 19, 2018
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In 1985, VH1 made its broadcasting debut. The Coca-Cola Company introduces New Coke. And for the first time ever Microsoft released Windows.

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