Modern archiving: The challenges, choices and trade-offs
Cloud Essentials is launching a Cloud Insights blog to share the company's expertise, experience and knowledge about cloud technology and the challenges faced by enterprises today. 
Feb 3, 2021
Microsoft helps businesses understand their compliance obligations
Microsoft Compliance Manager is a centralised dashboard that allows companies to map and monitor regulatory adherence as it relates to their use of Microsoft cloud services on Microsoft 365 or Azure Active Directory.
Oct 6, 2020
Compass Group
Aug 5, 2020

Divestiture from largest catering company in the world

The seamless transition from a complex global environment ensures business-as-usual at Empact Group.

Cloud Essentials
Jul 27, 2020

Supporting social distancing in the workplace

The tools to support remote workers are readily available these days, particularly within the Microsoft stable.

International law firm, Adams & Adams, implements Repstor Custodian for Legal for Microsoft 365 matter management
<span>The South African deployment marks the first project for the freshly minted partnership between Repstor and Cloud Essentials.</span>
Jun 8, 2020
Apr 9, 2020

Best strategies for dealing with furloughed user mailboxes in Office 365

Furloughing staff during COVID-19 requires IT teams to ensure business security and continuity, while dealing with this sensitive situation during unprecedented and challenging times.

Apr 1, 2020

Point solutions are probably costing your enterprise more than you know

Lack of communication between departments and the rarity of any real, centrally governed, big-picture IT strategy leads to overspending, says Cloud Essentials.

Jun 5, 2019

Advanced threat protection: Office 365 vs Mimecast, Proofpoint, Forcepoint

Cloud Essentials expects to see Microsoft-only solutions becoming the norm for most businesses in the near future.

Mar 5, 2019

Benefits of using Microsoft's eDiscovery for non-Office 365 data sources

Preliminary processes on the left-hand side of the EDRM (information management, identification, preservation and collection) is where eDiscovery's capabilities help.

Feb 5, 2019

Should you enable Microsoft's Office 365 Automatic Message Encryption?

For most businesses, the downsides of automatic encryption would outweigh the potential benefits by a fair margin, says Cloud Essentials.

Oct 29, 2018

How Power BI is cutting data modelling, visual analytics costs for businesses

Cloud Essentials helps its clients get full functionality from their Microsoft Office 365 and Azure licences.

How to leverage Microsoft Teams without introducing a compliance blind-spot
Without proper integration into the business' governance structure, collaboration tools can introduce unnecessary risk, says Cloud Essentials.
Oct 1, 2018
Cloud Essentials introduces affordable, high-end eDiscovery to law firms
Powered by EDT software, the Cloud Essentials eDiscovery platform incorporates secure Microsoft Azure hosting.
Jul 3, 2018
Legal expert Kelly Chalom joins Cloud Essentials compliance team
Kelly Chalom is an admitted attorney and experienced compliance risk assessor who will focus on customised turnkey compliance solutions for clients.
Jun 19, 2018
Are traditional backups and archives becoming redundant?
As cloud computing progresses, the traditional approach of backup plus archive may be more redundant than we realise, says Cloud Essentials.
May 24, 2018
Mar 13, 2018

Is Advanced eDiscovery becoming a viable in-house option?

Office 365's Advanced eDiscovery addresses the areas in which 'normal' eDiscovery falls short by adding a whole new level of data analysis to the tool suite, says Adam Bown, Cloud Forensics & Data Analytics Specialist at Cloud Essentials.

Forensic technology specialist, Adam Bown, joins Cloud Essentials
Adam joins us with over 20 years' experience in IT, nearly half of which has been spent in the forensic technology fields of Data Analytics and eDiscovery.
Feb 12, 2018