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Private vs public cloud computing: what's the difference?

More and more businesses are moving away from on-premise IT solutions to cloud computing, with key benefits including increased scalability, more agile working, and even security.

But organisations considering cloud solutions are faced with a choice: to utilise a public cloud, or deploy a private cloud.

So, what’s the difference between public and private cloud computing? And which is right your business?

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How hosted applications are promoting collaboration

With the rise of flexible working styles, bring your own device (BYOD) initiatives, and collaboration with contractors and freelancers, the demand for business IT agility is greater than ever. 

Businesses need to be IT future-proof, not least to ride the wave of the digital revolution, but also to foster the evolving mindset of the modern-day professional.

Across the globe, we're seeing businesses grasping the endless opportunities that come with a digital transformation, from increased employee satsifaction, greater agility, improved productivity and easier collaboration. 

Read More >

What are the security advantages of cloud computing?

It may have taken instances of ransomware and malware to almost triple in recent years, but businesses are finally starting to recognise just how serious digital security is.

Not just for personal identity, but for the overall success and maintenance of a business.

Read More >

4 tips to make 'agile working' work

Flexi-time, gymnastic jobs, agile working. They’re more than just trendy terms.

The entire concept is redefining the ‘office’.

Work is no longer considered a place you ‘go’ but rather something you ‘do’.

Read More >

Your office anywhere: 20 benefits of remote working

Technology is enabling remote working solutions to become a reality.

Performing your daily tasks anywhere other than the office - be that on the train, between sales pitches, on the road, or whilst your 1 year old takes a nap - can all be classed as remote working.

Read More >

Shaping the future of our digital culture

The application of any digital transformation is driven by company culture, or perhaps should be. To effectively implement a switch to, for example, an agile, cloud-based approach to work, a company’s values must be conducive to flexibility, mobility and education.

Read More >

A 5-minute tour of desktop virtualisation for growing businesses

Today work is more than just an office job. It’s a last-minute email sent on the way in; a conference call joined from a business trip; a project handed in from an off-site meeting. Work is everywhere, which is why your team works best when it has easy access to data and applications from as many devices as possible.

Read More >

A 5-minute tour of application virtualisation for growing businesses

Most growing businesses are realizing the advantages of using cloud-based business applications. They’re using apps like ShareFile and Asana to coordinate their projects and accelerate their workflows.

Read More >

File sharing made easy for growing businesses

Collaboration is easy when you’ve got a handful of people on your team. No need to chase down projects across departments, no waiting around for a swarm of feedback. Business is swift and agile – it’s what makes your small team special.

Read More >

Three Big Security Lessons for Growing Businesses

Ransomware is the fastest-growing and most pervasive cyber threat in the world. Recently, it has infected the likes of FedEx, Deutsche Bahn and Britain’s National Health Service.

Read More >

A Cloud Roadmap for your Business

Most companies that hope to be in business for the next 10 years have at least considered moving to the cloud. In fact, more than half of them will make their files and emails cloud-based by the end of this year.

Read More >

GUEST BLOG: Viastak Interviews Citrix's Vikram Ghosh

We are hugely excited today to be launching our new guest blog feature.  We hope to publish every month, each time with a new participant from our ever-expanding network of partners, suppliers and clients.

Read More >

HIRING! Viastak Are Looking To Appoint New Technical Staff

Viastak specialise in creating technological solutions to transform and transcend the workplace. Guiding clients from first consultation to project completion, our aim is to support businesses in leveraging technology to embrace a modern, dynamic working ethos.

Read More >

Workspace Strategy: The Key To A Cost-Efficient Modern Enterprise

There are many different approaches to leadership.  Stephen Fry, in character as the Duke of Wellington in Blackadder, once opined that it was “all down to shouting.”  “Shout, shout and shout again!” he cried. 

Read More >

How We Can Build A Smart City Of London For The Future

The City of London currently plays host to some of the most successful, ambitious and forward-thinking businesses on the planet.  These are, after all, necessary characteristics for any business to even afford real estate rates in the UK capital.  

Read More >

The Power Of Cloud Computing: Is There Anything It Can't Solve?

What was it that elevated 21st century business above the old-fashioned ways in which commerce was previously conducted?  It was not magic; it was not some emergent property in our DNA that spontaneously decided to evolve.

Read More >

Technology Is Changing Business - Or Is Business Changing Technology?

One of our key takeaways from last week’s excellent Citrix Partner Accelerator event was the question above.  The technological version of “the chicken or the egg” dilemma, one might say.  

Read More >

Private vs public cloud computing: what's the difference?

More and more businesses are moving away from on-premise IT solutions to cloud computing, with key benefits including increased scalability, more agile working, and even security.

But organisations considering cloud solutions are faced with a choice: to utilise a public cloud, or deploy a private cloud.

So, what’s the difference between public and private cloud computing? And which is right your business?

Read More >

How hosted applications are promoting collaboration

With the rise of flexible working styles, bring your own device (BYOD) initiatives, and collaboration with contractors and freelancers, the demand for business IT agility is greater than ever. 

Businesses need to be IT future-proof, not least to ride the wave of the digital revolution, but also to foster the evolving mindset of the modern-day professional.

Across the globe, we're seeing businesses grasping the endless opportunities that come with a digital transformation, from increased employee satsifaction, greater agility, improved productivity and easier collaboration. 

Read More >

What are the security advantages of cloud computing?

It may have taken instances of ransomware and malware to almost triple in recent years, but businesses are finally starting to recognise just how serious digital security is.

Not just for personal identity, but for the overall success and maintenance of a business.

Read More >

4 tips to make 'agile working' work

Flexi-time, gymnastic jobs, agile working. They’re more than just trendy terms.

The entire concept is redefining the ‘office’.

Work is no longer considered a place you ‘go’ but rather something you ‘do’.

Read More >

Your office anywhere: 20 benefits of remote working

Technology is enabling remote working solutions to become a reality.

Performing your daily tasks anywhere other than the office - be that on the train, between sales pitches, on the road, or whilst your 1 year old takes a nap - can all be classed as remote working.

Read More >

Shaping the future of our digital culture

The application of any digital transformation is driven by company culture, or perhaps should be. To effectively implement a switch to, for example, an agile, cloud-based approach to work, a company’s values must be conducive to flexibility, mobility and education.

Read More >

A 5-minute tour of desktop virtualisation for growing businesses

Today work is more than just an office job. It’s a last-minute email sent on the way in; a conference call joined from a business trip; a project handed in from an off-site meeting. Work is everywhere, which is why your team works best when it has easy access to data and applications from as many devices as possible.

Read More >

A 5-minute tour of application virtualisation for growing businesses

Most growing businesses are realizing the advantages of using cloud-based business applications. They’re using apps like ShareFile and Asana to coordinate their projects and accelerate their workflows.

Read More >

File sharing made easy for growing businesses

Collaboration is easy when you’ve got a handful of people on your team. No need to chase down projects across departments, no waiting around for a swarm of feedback. Business is swift and agile – it’s what makes your small team special.

Read More >

Three Big Security Lessons for Growing Businesses

Ransomware is the fastest-growing and most pervasive cyber threat in the world. Recently, it has infected the likes of FedEx, Deutsche Bahn and Britain’s National Health Service.

Read More >

A Cloud Roadmap for your Business

Most companies that hope to be in business for the next 10 years have at least considered moving to the cloud. In fact, more than half of them will make their files and emails cloud-based by the end of this year.

Read More >

GUEST BLOG: Viastak Interviews Citrix's Vikram Ghosh

We are hugely excited today to be launching our new guest blog feature.  We hope to publish every month, each time with a new participant from our ever-expanding network of partners, suppliers and clients.

Read More >

HIRING! Viastak Are Looking To Appoint New Technical Staff

Viastak specialise in creating technological solutions to transform and transcend the workplace. Guiding clients from first consultation to project completion, our aim is to support businesses in leveraging technology to embrace a modern, dynamic working ethos.

Read More >

Workspace Strategy: The Key To A Cost-Efficient Modern Enterprise

There are many different approaches to leadership.  Stephen Fry, in character as the Duke of Wellington in Blackadder, once opined that it was “all down to shouting.”  “Shout, shout and shout again!” he cried. 

Read More >

How We Can Build A Smart City Of London For The Future

The City of London currently plays host to some of the most successful, ambitious and forward-thinking businesses on the planet.  These are, after all, necessary characteristics for any business to even afford real estate rates in the UK capital.  

Read More >

The Power Of Cloud Computing: Is There Anything It Can't Solve?

What was it that elevated 21st century business above the old-fashioned ways in which commerce was previously conducted?  It was not magic; it was not some emergent property in our DNA that spontaneously decided to evolve.

Read More >

Technology Is Changing Business - Or Is Business Changing Technology?

One of our key takeaways from last week’s excellent Citrix Partner Accelerator event was the question above.  The technological version of “the chicken or the egg” dilemma, one might say.  

Read More >