Author: Geoff Collins

Supercharging private cloud efficiencies

I’ve recently written a piece that has become a featured article over at TechNet UK. It talks about the issues organizations face when it comes to the data center space and touches on controlling virtual sprawl and our concept of “Useful [..]

What’s happening in September 2012? 1E Events and Webinars

Here at 1E we love giving back to the community that gives us so much. We love helping our organizations make the most out of our products to maximize their savings and increase the efficiency of their IT. Technology keeps [..]

451 Research note for Nomad 2012

  John Abbott, an analyst from 451 Research, has published a research note regarding Nomad 2012 entitled “1E extends its IT efficiency story to desktop migration with Nomad 2012 release”. The article discusses the different approach 1E takes with OS [..]

So why are people still on XP?

Jason Bovberg (of WindowsITPro fame) recently wrote a blog article entitled “Prepare for your migration to Windows 7 (and then Windows 8!)” in which he references quite a few best practices to review before an Operation System (OS) migration and [..]

1E announces new customer with 1,000,000 computers

I was chuckling at a competitor's website, who were very pleased to announce that they had a new 300,000 seat customer, but they can't say who it is. So I thought I'd upstage them by announcing a new customer with [..]

Hey! Can I have a jacket?

It seems I started something with my post about the Ambassador Program jackets (which was kind of the point)… A couple of our sales team sent me emails saying that their customers had read the blog and were saying : “Hi [Sales [..]

Modifying ConfigMgr 2012 Package Properties

There are times when it is necessary to access settings in Configuration Manager via WMI in order to automate the alteration of settings using something like VBScript or PowerShell. One of those times is when we add our 1E Nomad [..]

Modifying ConfigMgr 2012 Package Properties

There are times when it is necessary to access settings in Configuration Manager via WMI in order to automate the alteration of settings using something like VBScript or PowerShell. One of those times is when we add our 1E Nomad [..]

How NOT to upload files to Sharepoint using Sharepoint Workspace 2010

How using shortcut links can lead to a leak in confidential files in sharepoint I just had an issue with SharePoint Workspace 2010 that I think might be good to share with others so that they don’t encounter the same [..]

Efficiency triumphs through game-changing technologies at Le Mans

A couple of Sundays ago (June 17, 2012) saw, for the first time ever, a hybrid car triumph at the 80th Le Mans 24 Hours race, but the real winner was fuel efficiency and new technologies enabling this game-changing feat [..]

Microsoft announces Windows 8 Tablet called Surface at their mystery event in Los Angeles

The announcement of the two new types of Windows 8 Tablet called Surface by Microsoft Who says old established corporations are too dogged to learn new things? Microsoft would definitely tell you otherwise, as one thing they've appeared to have [..]