Windows 7 end-of-life in January 2020 is quickly approaching. This means there will be no more updates, including patches against the latest security threats, available for systems running on Windows 7. For enterprises who have not migrated to newer versions of Windows, it’s crunch time to begin a Windows 10 migration plan in order to
Microsoft Ignite 2019 was a whirlwind of news, events, and big announcements all wrapped up in huge crowds and unavoidable Orlando humidity. Microsoft made some major announcements and releases including Azure Arc, WinUI 3.0 Alpha, and Office 365 updates affecting Teams, and Microsoft 365 endpoint protection updates. Microsoft also set up a pop up store
Joseph Moody, a Microsoft MVP and network admin who manages over 5,500 Windows PCs will openly tell you, “I absolutely love SCCM.” So, what did he think when he recently tried SmartDeploy? How does SmartDeploy compare to Microsoft SCCM? Get the full rundown in Joseph’s article on 4sysops.com. Or, for a quick recap keep reading.
After the recent Microsoft hardware event, November 2019 Update news, and Ignite, this episode of Enterprise Dish is jam packed with Microsoft news. Watch this week’s video to hear SmartDeploy CEO, Aaron Suzuki, and host, Brad Sams give an in-depth analysis on the tech news and events. Then, continue reading for the brake down of
This year, we’ve seen an uptick in the number of companies who have switched to SmartDeploy as a Microsoft SCCM alternative. Each company has their own story and is experiencing their own unique challenges relating to SCCM. However, there are three common themes we’re seeing across those companies who are making the software switch.
Listen to Aaron’s full segment on the Tanner’s Influence podcast here. SmartDeploy CEO, Aaron Suzuki, joined Tanner’s Influence podcast to discuss the path he followed to build two companies, SmartDeploy and Prowess Consulting, without the help of outside funding. Aaron’s leadership style isn’t typical of a Seattle tech industry CEO. Instead of being an unapologetic,
Fall is proving to be an eventful season for Microsoft as they call back old applications, adjust the Windows 10 in S mode, and plan for a new product release in October. SmartDeploy CEO, Aaron Suzuki and host, Brad Sams, dissect it all to keep you informed on potential changes in your Windows environment. Watch
For those of you that have made the trip to Austin, TX for the annual SpiceWorld IT convention – you already know. You’ve felt the excitement. So, when we got the green light from management to sponsor SpiceWorld as an exhibitor this year and bring the team to Austin, I was ecstatic. For those of
When I started at SmartDeploy 8 years ago, I received a shiny new Lenovo Thinkpad T420. Since then, I’ve had a couple other Lenovo laptops, we even switched to HP for a brief period of time before returning to Lenovo Thinkpads. It recently came time to replace my laptop and, like on my first day
After two Microsoft Windows 10 Patch Tuesday updates and Windows 7 support ending soon, SmartDeploy CEO, Aaron Suzuki, and Enterprise Dish host, Brad Sams, had plenty of Microsoft news to unpack. Watch the video to learn how these updates and discontinuations can affect you and your end users and follow along to learn the full