productivity

5 Ways you can use Google Apps

Google has been  known to offer a wide variety of solutions that changes the way we go about using the internet. Google Apps have played a great role in this respect. Google Apps are known for being able to do a lot: e-mails, calendars, documents, cloud storage. However the fact remains that you many still

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5 Add-ins every Chrome browser should have

Browser extensions are similar to plug-ins, but instead they add new features to your browser or modify the functionality of your favorite sites. Google Chrome has a wide variety of add-ins that can improve your browsing experience both for business and pleasure. Here are five browser add-ins that every user should have: Web of Trust (WOT) Web of Trust is

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Gmail Keyboard Shortcuts

If you use Gmail heavily, you will surely benefit from learning a few keyboard shortcuts. These shortcuts will increase the speed at which you go through your e-mail tasks and surely increase your productivity. Add to that, the fact that these shortcuts will make your life easier. First to activate keyboard shortcuts: Go to Mail

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Re-Architect

This methodology requires the most effort to implement but it results in the most optimised recurring cost and will provide the best scalability for apps. This involves re-adapting the code of applications and the heavy use of SAAS solutions in order to replace existing hosted applications.

Re-Platform

This method utilizes the power of  PAAS services, like transferring a database to an as-a-service model,  the use of containers for some apps or the use of network/security functions as a service. Greater scalability and lower cost of operation is achieved.

Re-Host (Lift & Shift)

the migration of workloads from  to the cloud without changing the architecture. Machines get to keep their  OS and apps. This is the quickest and easy way to migrate, but since its  utilising IAAS, its is also the most expensive on the long term.