Serverless computing: key Azure services

Key Azure Serverless Services As a follow up to my previous blog on the Era of Serverless Computing, here I share some key Azure services commonly utilised in serverless computing. Within this blog I will also describe our involvement in an interesting use case for one of our utility customers. As mentioned in my previous …

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Nintex versus Microsoft Flow and PowerApps

Why Nintex? Over the last few months I have been talking to customers about Process Automation and its benefits . The first question I am often challenged on is can we use Microsoft Flow and PowerApps for introducing Process Automation?  My answer is generally a question back. What do you want to automate and how …

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Service desk automation is increasing our value to customers

At Silversands our Service Desk is always trying to provide the maximum value to our customers. This is an example where initiative and the application of automation means our team can use their time more effectively for this customer. Background The old mantra ‘time is money’ is as true in the IT service desk world …

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No code solutions made real with Office 365

The idea of no code solutions using the Office Suite and the creation of “Citizen Developers” has been around a while. Citizen Developers can build low or no code solutions to create routines that help with their daily workload. This ideal while partially achieved with some applications such as Microsoft Access has always required some …

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The Benefits of Automating Business Process

The benefits of automating business process. An article on how SharePoint and Nintex forms can help transform business processes. Many organisations have looked at SharePoint as a platform for improving collaboration and communications. This generally involves document management and publishing portals, otherwise referred to as Intranets. Over the last four years, one area that has …

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