Expectations of our “workspace” are evolving. The age-mix of businesses is shifting with a much bigger concentration of ‘millennials’. A study from PWC suggests 50% of the global workforce will be constituted of millennials. These millennials bring whole new expectations in flexibility, mobility, and BYOD – and these come on top of the overall business dynamics in the 21st century, resulting in the adoption of cloud services, AI-based. In parallel, businesses are constantly under pressure of cyber attacks.Read More
In this blog post, we’ll try to put some structure in RDS and VDI licensing and explain some of the main concepts and options. Just to be sure: by no means will this be a complete reference. Yes, even in this 2000+ words post, we will (need to) cut some corners.Read More
Microsoft’s Remote Desktop Protocol has been around for 20 years, but even avid users still only have a vague understanding of the concept and its applications. In the Demystifying RDP series, we try to cover the basics.Read More
On Saturday, Feb 16th, 2019, ‘De Standaard’ reports on the investigation for the (Belgian) Federal Department of Justice. Together with the US and Ukraine, they closed down “xDedic”, a website selling logins and passwords of compromised servers around the world. Until 2016, the website was publicly available. When it started to get attention from different criminal investigations, they moved to the Darknet.Read More
This article was featured in Techworld on 25/01/2019. Svensk version: se nedan.
In an in-depth investigation into the IT security of Swedish companies, Awingu was able to identify 9.655 organizations that run a high risk of hacking. We did specific research on IP addresses that were connected to unprotected Remote Desktop Servers (based on the Remote Desktop Protocol). Microsoft’s RDP is a very popular server-based computing technology, but in its bare form, it offers insufficient protection. By implementing Awingu on top of RDP, you can greatly reduce the security risk of your IT environment.Read More
With Azure RemoteApp reaching end of life, Fargo Systems chose to provide access to its transportation-specific applications via Awingu. They chose Awingu because of its simplicity and cost-effectiveness.Read More
In Europe, transport and logistics is a €200Bn market that is growing consistently at about 3% YoY. It consists of several large players and a whole range of smaller companies or SMBs. Something nearly all of them are facing is a heavy cost structure with an average EBITDA of 11.22%. To safeguard the future, the market must commit and invest in digitalization and innovation to maximize efficiency.Read More
BYOD or ‘bring your own device’ is a trend that has been on the rise for the past decade. Many companies have either fully deployed their BYOD strategy or are investigating how to loosen their policies to enable their workforce to work from anywhere, on any device – even if it’s not one that is managed by the company.Read More
This article was featured in Impresacity on 14/11/2018. Versione Italiana: vedi sotto.
In an in-depth investigation into the IT security of Italian companies, Awingu was able to identify 33.629 organizations that run a high risk of hacking. We did specific research on IP addresses that were connected to unprotected Remote Desktop Servers (based on the Remote Desktop Protocol). Microsoft’s RDP is a very popular server-based computing technology, but in its bare form, it offers insufficient protection. By implementing Awingu on top of RDP, you can greatly reduce the security risk of your IT environment.Read More
Copaco was the first distributor to add Awingu-as-a-Service to its 2tCloud portfolio. Awingu is a complete online workplace that is accessible via the Internet. It is a quickly deployable and cheaper alternative to often more expensive classic Virtual Desktop Solutions. That makes it suitable for organizations of all sizes.Read More