At AIS, we’re committed to delivering transformative solutions and outcomes, and that’s exactly what we’re doing for Healthcare Receivable Specialists, Inc. (HRSI). Everyone knows that data redundancy can be a productivity killer, so we’re utilizing a cloud-based hosting solution via Amazon Web Services (AWS) for their new custom application that will help eliminate that problem. […]

Last week, Microsoft proudly announced the 2013 East Region Partner Award winners during a ceremony at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Houston, TX. “The 2013 East Region Partner Award Winners represent some of the best and brightest our ecosystem has to offer,” said Jack Braman, Vice President, East Region Small and Midmarket Solutions […]

System Center 2012 is all about cloud computing — it provides IT as a Service, so it offers support for heterogeneous environments extending from a private cloud to the public cloud. Trying to describe what you can accomplish with Microsoft System Center 2012 is akin to defining what a carpenter can build when he opens […]

Introduction by Vishwas Lele: Amazon Web Services (AWS) CTO Werner Vogels offers this great piece of cloud advice: “Treat everything as a programmable resource, including data centers, networks, compute, storage and load balancers.” In other words, automate every aspect of your (cloud-based) infrastructure. There are significant benefits in following Werner Vogels’ advice: You can build […]

70% of all devices sold in 2012 were tablets or smartphones. Tablet purchases by businesses will grow three times by 2016. These numbers, provided by Gartner, confirm what we already know from walking in the mall or sitting at a cafe…and the news for PC sales doesn’t appear to be improving any time soon. Navigating this […]

Want to stream your local user group, code camp live over the Internet? This blog tells you how. Setup Requirements IIS Media Services 4.1 Expression Encoder 4 with Service Pack 2 There a couple of new changes/fixes done over SP1; you can read about them here. What is Live Streaming? Enables adaptive streaming of live […]

Let’s face it: Technology is migrating toward the cloud. Unless you have sensitive or secret data you can’t share with third parties, then you have no reason not to embrace it. In short, the cloud is affordable, effective, 99.9% available anywhere, has almost unlimited storage, and allows you to focus on matters other than keeping […]

Technology is advancing rapidly, and with its advance comes new and useful ways to complete everyday tasks. In this post I’d like to talk about some of the benefits of replacing the paper- or desktop-based ways of an employee whose job is performed primarily in the field. (Home health workers or field service technicians, for […]

The recent announcement about the general availability of Windows Azure IaaS comes with the following key enhancements: Remote PowerShell is enabled by default when deploying Virtual Machine using PowerShell. Availability of trial images such as SharePoint in the image gallery. These enhancements make it easy to deploy a SharePoint Farm in an automated manner using PowerShell […]

It was great fun presenting at Windows AzureConf 2013. I would like to thank the entire AzureConf team (Cory Fowler and Brady Gaster in particular) and my fellow speakers for their valuable feedback. Click here to watch the video recording of my session on channel 9. You can find recordings to all other sessions (including […]