We are excited to hear about the release of Azure SQL Database Ledger as an alternate to blockchain. For enterprises with centralised systems who want the capability of proving data integrity, this should be a game-changer.
Azure updates have seen the normal flurry that surrounds Microsoft Build and there are a lot of interesting things to take note of. We are going to cover Azure Cosmos DB, DevOps, BI, AI and SQL separately but let’s take a look at a few Azure highlights here.
Migrating SQL to Azure is an important part of the migration process providing security and cost benefits whether you choose a hybrid option or go all in.
Updates cease April 2022 for .NET Framework 4.5.2, 4.6 and 4.6.1, including technical support and security fixes. Upgrade now.
Azure Defender for Storage can detect potential threats on your blob containers, file shares and data lakes and in March, received some new capabilities.
We are thrilled to share that following our first year as an ISO 27001:2013 accredited company, we received our first audit and received 36 passes and 0 advisories or warnings. You can’t pass with high marks than that!
Accelerating the adoption of cloud computing and taking advantage of modern cloud infrastructure with Azure will help you to enable remote work and optimize costs and efficiencies while investing in smart ways to prepare for recovery and future growth.
We are pleased to tell you we successfully renewed our Cyber Essentials certificate. This certificate confirms that we met the Cyber Essentials implementation profile and our ICT defences were assessed as satisfactory against commodity based cyber-attack.
We are happy to have renewed our Digitally Aware accreditation.
Ballard Chalmers qualifications include five times Microsoft Gold Partner competency accreditations, ISO 27001:2013 and ISO 9001:2008, named Crown Commercial Service supplier and Cyber Essentials Plus certified.