A guide to Windows server editions – which one’s right for your charity?

Microsoft’s range of choice when it comes to server editions can be a blessing or a curse for small charities.

We’ve tried to make it as easy as possible for you to find the best fit based on your charities budget and demands.

A guide to Veritas Backup and Recovery Products

Veritas System Recovery (Server Edition) and Veritas Backup Exec are now officially available as donations to UK charities through our tt-exchange programme.

In this article we explore the various functionalities to help you decide if/which one is for you.

A guide to Microsoft server licensing for charities

Understanding Microsoft server licensing can be tricky. Each Microsoft server product follows one of four basic licensing models, which you need to know before you start.

To help you make the right choices when you plan your own server implementation, here’s a brief overview of the four server licensing models (and a couple of extra, useful tidbits).

Case study: the server upgrade process at Arthur Rank Hospice Charity

The Arthur Rank Hospice Charity supports the running of Arthur Rank House, which operates in Cambridgeshire and the surrounding area.

They recently undertook the process of upgrading their servers to newer versions with the help of an independent IT support company.

This article gives the background to their setup, why they upgraded, the challenges faced and successes found. It also offers advice on hardware and infrastructure upgrades more generally.