Mapping Data Protection Strategies For The New Year

Even Lewis and Clark had a business continuity and disaster recovery plan in place when they set out to find the Northwest Passage. Just like those explorers, business owners and IT teams must put plans in place to mitigate unforeseen dangers and risks, while protecting data.

Although most companies do data protection well, disaster recovery is not one-size-fits-all. At JTC Consulting Ltd, we understand this, and we can help you put the best plan in place for your company.

There’s no time like the present. Contact us to get started today.

4 Enterprise IoT Scenarios to Jumpstart Your Connected Devices Strategy

Cloud-based Enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) platforms are making it possible for companies of all sizes to build connected applications. It’s a great capability to have but it requires a strategy. At JTC Consulting Ltd, we have been helping businesses develop, plan, and implement IoT and IT strategies for years. We’re experts and we are devoted to helping our customers get the results they require and more in the fastest possible timeline. Contact us today to learn more about our experience and how we can help your business drive transformation with integrated IoT solutions.

SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 end of support is coming

A lot has changed since 2008. Over the past 10 years, Microsoft has spent its time making huge improvements to their server offerings, including hybrid cloud platforms, robust security, and advanced analytic capabilities.

Now, with end of support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 on the horizon, it’s time for you to experience these new advancements.

At JTC Consulting Ltd, we know that change can be scary! That is why we’re here to help you through a smooth transition. Contact us to start the process today.

Discover threats quickly, remediate immediately, and mitigate the impact of malware and breaches

A truly comprehensive security system does more than just provide “locks” for the entrances to a network, it searches for and reacts to threats that may have already entered the system.

The Advanced Threat Protection integrated throughout Microsoft 365 monitors and protects everything from data, to endpoints, to user identities. These tools are always working behind the scenes to keep your business secure, keeping you in the loop without overwhelming you with information.

At JTC Consulting Ltd, we believe in securing your business with a holistic strategy. Contact us to learn more.

Customer story: Zespri

At JTC Consulting Ltd, we know and understand that business continuity is a must for every company. But unexpected threats can be disastrous if you’re not prepared.

In the wake of disruption from an earthquake and plant virus, the world’s largest marketer of kiwifruit, Zespri, moved SAP workloads to Microsoft Azure, reducing IT costs, increasing agility, and keeping their business running smoothly.

Don’t wait to put your disaster recovery plan in place. Contact us to get started today.

Customer story: Shell invests in safety with Azure

With branded retail locations all over the world, it can be tough and expensive to monitor the safety of every Shell location. But with the help of Azure deep learning, the Shell team can monitor thousands of hours of video footage and filter the data to find potential safety concerns in real time. At JTC Consulting Ltd, we know you want to provide your workers the tools to drive transformation with data just like Shell, and we can help. With years of industry experience, we’re here to help your business get the most from your data. Contact us today to learn more.

The total economic impact of Microsoft Azure SQL Database managed instance

When you think about switching from running and housing your SQL Server on-premises to Azure, the first thing that comes to mind is probably the infrastructure maintenance savings.

But what about hidden savings? Like efficiency savings for your IT team and database admins? Or the freedom to expand your capacity as soon as you need it? In this financial impact study, Forrester explores all the potential savings, costs, frustrations, and advantages associated with switching to the Azure cloud. The results are exciting!

At JTC Consulting Ltd, we want what is best for your business. Contact us to learn more.

Breaches happen. Learn how to protect your organization.

With a cleverly worded email and one unfortunate click, a hacker can gain access to your system within minutes, and stay there for an average of 286 days before being detected.

How can you avoid this scenario? Check out this infographic to learn about the three most common ways hackers can gain access to your system and the holistic approach Microsoft 365 takes to keep them out.

At JTC Consulting Ltd, our goal is to keep your business running without interruptions while remaining secure. Contact us to learn more.

Announcing new options for SQL Server 2008 and Windows Server 2008 End of Support

We get it. Change is scary. If you’ve been running the same operating system for many years, a large-scale overhaul is understandably intimidating.

But it’s time. To continue their focus on progress and innovation, Microsoft is ending support for some popular 2008 products, including SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 and Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2.

If you are still running either of these, don’t panic! Microsoft has put options in place to give you the time you need, and we at JTC Consulting Ltd, are here to assist you with a smooth transition. Check out this article and contact us for more information.

Managing the enterprise cloud with Operations Management Suite

In today’s digital age, it can be tough to keep your data secure as you move forward. At JTC Consulting Ltd, we believe that you should have the freedom to advance your business interests without having to worry about security.

Microsoft uses its own Operations Management Suite (OMS) to help manage their IT environment. Moving their data from on-premises to the cloud allows them to securely monitor their entire system.

With the right tools, your business can have the freedom and confidence to grow. Contact us to learn more about how we can help you integrate Microsoft solutions.