March 10, 2015

Manchester Cabins upgrades from hosted XP to hosted Windows 8.1

Hosted Remote Desktop

After a month long analysis of the complex requirements, we have successfully migrated one of our oldest and valued clients Manchester Cabins to our hosted[...]
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December 14, 2014

Upgrades to VMWare Workstation 11

We have had quite a bit of success with the move from VirtualBox to VMWare Workstation.  Over the next few weeks, we will look to upgrade our licenses[...]
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November 6, 2014

VirtualBox 4.3.18 Cent0S 6.5 Host with Windows 8.1 64bit Guests

We have experienced some issues with Oracle VirtualBox from versions 4.3.8 to 4.3.18 that we were unable to overcome.  Some virtual machines had some[...]
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October 1, 2014

CMA Accountancy migrates to hosted Windows 8.1 remote desktops

Win8.1Pro remote desktops

The fantastic news this month is that CMA Accountancy has decided to move to our hosted Windows 8.1 remote desktop platform and install Act! as their chosen[...]
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August 14, 2014

New Linux virtual server to host our new WordPress websites

In order to bring you more updates to the world of remote desktops in a virtual environment, we have decided to create a new Linux CentOS 6 virtual server[...]
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June 7, 2014

Mark Andrew Smith Limited moves to hosted remote desktops

Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

We have finally practiced what we preach, and moved to our hosted remote desktops in our virtual Linux environment.  Being a Linux house, it was a strategic[...]
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April 1, 2014

Additional virtual machine chassis

Due to the success of the Windows 8.1 Pro roll out, we have had to add additional chassis to our hosted remote desktop environment in our Manchester data[...]
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February 1, 2014

Hosted Windows 8.1 Pro remote desktop demonstration system

Win8.1Pro remote desktops

We have a Windows 8.1 Pro demonstrator environment setup for clients to log in and experience how a Windows 8.1 Professional remote desktop feels before[...]
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November 7, 2013

New server chassis for a new hosted Windows environment

From January, we will be offering a new Windows 8.1 Pro environment for our remote desktops, retiring the old Windows XP.  To cater for demand, we have[...]
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