Despite emergency security patches issued by Microsoft for a number of its legacy operating systems, WannaCry highlighted a major risk faced by companies running business critical applications on unsupported systems. It also showed that, without on-going support, it will become too costly, in both monetary and reputational terms, for organisations to continue running their legacy applications.
Most healthcare organisations have specialist applications that have been built to perform specific business functions; however, these legacy applications were very often developed more than 15-20 years ago and built to run on operating systems or through browsers that are no longer supported, opening up organisations to a range of potential security, technical and operational challenges.
Cloudhouse Technologies has seen over 300 per cent growth over the last 12 months, and expanded its business into the US – thanks, in part, to strategic partnerships with Microsoft and Amazon. As it looks to continue its growth and expand its global footprint, Cloudhouse has also appointed Nick Coleman as CTO.
Building on Microsoft’s MSIX foundation, Cloudhouse MSIX Enterprise Edition modernizes the behaviour of existing Enterprise applications so that they take advantage of the latest best practices for Windows applications.
We are delighted to have been chosen by leading research and analysis company, TechMarketView, as one of just eight participants in its second Great British Scaleup programme.
Over the last few months a couple of our Consultants, Ryan Smith and Tom Parkin have been creating some great videos of Cloudhouse Containers enabling desktop only applications to run on multi-user environment like XenApp; multiple versions of the same application to run on a single desktop. By Stuart Moore, Head of Product
Cloudhouse are pleased to announce support of Microsoft's new packaging format MSIX - announced as part of the Spring Creators Update. This blog covers the benefits of this new format, what it means for developers and how Cloudhouse enable IT Pros to make use of it immediately for their existing Win XP and 7 application estate. By Stu Moore, Head of Product
This blog explores Evergreen IT, and answers the following questions; What is Evergreen IT? Are organisations making the move to Evergreen? What about the OS? What is Microsoft’s solution to the Evergreen OS? What is the main challenge adopting Windows as-a-service? How to enable Evergreen applications?
This is part 2 of 5 in an introductory series on Compatibility Containers: this blog Container Architecture.
An introduction to Cloudhouse Compatibility Containers: in part 1 we explore how to create Compatibility Containers
Skype for Business does not allow you to run multiple instances concurrently. But what if you have multiple accounts? Let's see if we can fix this with Cloudhouse Compatibility Containers
Our CTO, Founder and new CEO, Mat Clothier reflects on some of the changes the company has made this year, and how they helped make 2017 such a great year.