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7 questions every business leader needs to ask their CIO

But good leaders employ great people. If you can trust your CIO, then, you don’t need to be an IT expert yourself. But there are some things you need to know. Here are the 7 questions you should ask your CIO today.

Digital Transformation Summit | South West

Digital Transformation and the disruptive technologies it embodies are revolutionising  the business world. From Uber to Airbnb to Purple Bricks, the digital genie is out and is only gaining pace. Cloud Direct’s Digital Transformation Summit is a new event for business leaders that will equip you with the insight and skills you need for your own digital transformation.

Stop worrying about GDPR – upgrade to Microsoft 365

Everyone knows GDPR is something you must pay attention to and our message is simple. Whatever your situation is right now, upgrading from Office 365 to Microsoft 365 will make your life a lot easier.

What Estonia can teach us about digital transformation

Estonia’s government received an award for leadership this year. The country was a founding member of the D5 alliance of countries that drove e-governance and digital transformation between 2010 and 2016. But how can Estonia help your business?

Easily manage your Cloud Direct account with improved PROVIDE portal

New updates to Cloud Direct's PROVIDE™ portal empowers customers to take control of their cloud services billing, usage and support, all from their own personalised dashboard.

Will data centre modernisation make IT managers obsolete?

The role of the IT manager isn't dead, but it is changing. We spoke to a customer who found they're IT manager could move into a more strategic role after modernising their data centre.

Cloud Direct in Top 50 Fast Growth Businesses in the South West

Cloud Direct has been named one of the Top 50 Fast Growth businesses in the South West by Trinity Mirror PLC and has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Technology and Innovation award.

DRaaS: a giant leap towards data centre modernisation

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) is better than traditional ways of managing DR. And that is an indisputable fact. It’s cheaper, more flexible and easier to test. But there’s also much more to it than that.

From lockdown to liberation: How Microsoft 365 drives business transformation

Microsoft 365 can provide a productive and secure working environment. Recently, moving to Microsoft 365 has benefitted two of our customers operating in highly regulated sectors.

Scope empowered by My Azure to achieve charitable objectives

Disability charity Scope took control of their data centre billing with Cloud Direct’s online real-time portal, to see exactly what they were spending at any given time in the month.

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