Excel and Access applications to the cloud economically and safely with Amazon Workspaces

Recently there has been a major new development in cloud platform tools that allows your Excel and Access applications to the cloud economically and safely with Amazon Workspaces. This development by Amazon is truly standing them apart from other cloud providers at this stage.  We have tested and can verify excellent results with MS Access, MS Read more about Excel and Access applications to the cloud economically and safely with Amazon Workspaces[…]

Business Security Insights: Is your business safe using cloud technology, cloud data?

With the increasing prominence of the internet and the development of cloud technology one must ask whether its time to move away from internal data storage to a cloud alternative. This article provides a comparison and some points of considerations for companies looking a different approach to data storage. Are you ready to utilise this amazing technology?

Are you sure your business data is safe?

Or is it just what you have been told? If I had a $1000 for each business that told me its data was safe, and then I found out that it was not, I would be able to buy a new house – Truly. So why is it that your IT person says they have Read more about Are you sure your business data is safe?[…]

Excel and Access: Perfect Together

As a frequent Microsoft Office user, we got Excel and Access to take care of our tables, charts, and data. Oftentimes, we don’t know which one to use since both of them are good to handle business information. The good thing however is that you can connect your Excel table to your Access database. You Read more about Excel and Access: Perfect Together[…]

Accounting Software Packages Which way to go?

Welcome back to work and 2015. I get this question so often, and this year is no exception, that I have decided to blog about this. The question I get, We are reviewing our accounting and have heard about, what you think about this? In the Market place there are many Accounting Packages and they Read more about Accounting Software Packages Which way to go?[…]

The Relevance of Data in our Life

This may seem an odd question as our society becomes more and more reliant on data. However even as a highly skilled analyst who lives in the world of data I have recently been on the end of a totally useless decision because it was based on poor data.   Let me give you 2 Read more about The Relevance of Data in our Life[…]

SQL versus NoSQL – The Battle of Database Management Systems

With the enormous amount of data among us, it drastically changed the landscape of how we will store and process structured or unstructured information. This calls for an innovative approach to address the need for scalable and improved performance brought about by database management challenges. We can’t deny the sudden emergence of SQL and other Read more about SQL versus NoSQL – The Battle of Database Management Systems[…]

Why Use MS Access

I am writing about this question, because I would be asked this question hundreds of times in a year. So here are the reasons. MS Access was a really intelligent product that Microsoft added to its professional office pack. The reason that it is intelligent is really due to what it can do for an Read more about Why Use MS Access[…]

How MYOB Can be an Easy Timesaving Tool

MYOB is a great value accounting package. However for most of us, accounting is the way of recording the financial transaction although it really does very little to increase sales. When selling, we are generally looking at 2 options: 1. Selling more to existing clients. 2. Getting new clients. Due to this fact, most of Read more about How MYOB Can be an Easy Timesaving Tool[…]