As a quick follow-up to our previous post, the final speaker list for the Interactive Panel Session of the Public Sector Digital Transformation Forum, 2018 has just been announced. Facilitated by Dr. Jim Hamill, Business Fellow, University of Strathclyde Business School, speakers and panellists will include: Gerry McLafferty, IT Programme Director Scottish Government Fair Star ...

The final speaker list for our Public Sector Digital Transformation Forum, 2018 will be announced shortly. Organised by Bridgeall, Exactive, Redspire and Microsoft, the Forum will benchmark the progress being made in transforming public services in Scotland, presenting scenarios covering the digital workplace of the future. Four digital leaders from the sector will share their ...

Support for Windows Server 2008 R2 and SQL Server R2 will end on the 14th January, 2020 with the first deadline being 9th July, 2019. Microsoft is offering two options for continued infrastructure and application protection, performance and innovation; with Extended Security Updates being made available for three years to organisations requiring additional time to manage the tr ...

Microsoft has announced recent updates to 365 aimed at enhancing teamwork and empowering employees, including a free version of Microsoft Teams and improvements streamlining the management of common tasks and improved data visualisation.  Microsoft Planner capabilities added to SharePoint team sites - allowing team members to easily access and interact with project tasks, while ...

In a recent blog post, we announced that Bridgeall PMO, our Cloud based Project Management Office solution, has been updated to include full Power BI reporting, providing rich visual insights into programme and project performance. Providing a one-stop shop for delivering a consistent approach to project portfolio management, governance and reporting, Bridgeall PMO provides a l ...

We are delighted to announce that Bridgeall PMO, our Cloud based Project Management Office solution, has recently been updated to include full Power BI reporting, providing rich visual insights into programme and project performance. About Bridgeall PMO Bridgeall PMO provides a one-stop shop for delivering a consistent approach to project portfolio management, governance and re ...

Bridgeall are pleased to announce that we now hold Microsoft Gold Partner status in five different competencies: Application Development Cloud Platform Cloud Productivity Data Analytics Data Platform Managing Director, Stephen Beer, states: “We are delighted that our passion for delivering exceptional software, putting clients at the heart of everything we do, is being recogn ...

A recent article, published by Utility Week (login may be required), provides a useful round-up of the main issues and challenges facing water retailers fifteen months into the open market for non-domestic water in England. While customers are beginning to benefit from a more open, competitive marketplace, water retailers continue to grapple with challenges resulting in higher ...

In a recent series of blog posts, we examined the ‘hot topic’ of Digital Workplaces; work environments leveraging the full potential of technology for rethinking the way things are done, breaking free from the limits imposed by outdated systems and outdated management thinking.   Many organisations remain stuck in a pre-digital time warp; with hierarchy, bureaucracy, legacy tec ...

Used effectively, Microsoft collaboration solutions can help your organisation work better, more efficiently and effectively, through the seamless integration of hardware, apps and communication tools. This includes Microsoft Surface, Teams, Office 365 and Surface Hub – see previous posts in this series Digital Workplaces. In this post, we examine how to leverage the full poten ...