Hi Everyone! At Laplink, we are proud to offer the only PC migration tool, PCmover, which is recommended by not only Microsoft and Intel but also by the leading PC manufacturers. Organizations, both large and small, have benefited from PCmover Enterprise’s ease of use, speed, and most importantly, from cost savings and efficiency gains. Despite PCmover’s success, Laplink will never sit still and settle. For … Continue reading A Letter from the CEO: PCmover Enterprise streamlines remote PC deployments, OS Upgrades, & Break/fixes
PCmover provides flexibility, ease-of-use, reliability and speed for PC migrations allowing IT service providers to dramatically improve customer experience Today, we announced that POWER and SmartSource have adopted PCmover Enterprise to securely and efficiently deliver data migration services as part of setting up new PCs for their respective customer segments. Transferring data, settings and even applications remains the No. 1 hurdle (apart from price) to … Continue reading Laplink PCmover Increases Presence with Major Tech Bench and IT Solution Providers
Data Migration Using PCmover Increases Productivity for Customer Service Team and Securely Transfers Customer Data Nordic region consumer electronics giant, Power, uses PCmover to save time and money for data migration of customer data from old PCs to new ones. Benefits of PCmover for Data Migration Quick and secure customer data migration Eliminates need to temporarily store customer data Saves time and cost for support … Continue reading Case Study: Power & PCmover for Increased Productivity & Secure Data Migration
PCmover Enterprise Slashes Expenses, Saves IT Labor for Multi-Site PC Refresh Global IT staffing and consulting firm SmartSource relies on PCmover for PC refresh cost-savings and ease of use when compared to Microsoft’s User State Migration Tool (USMT). Benefits of PCmover Greater ease of use and functionality compared with USMT Out of the box usability, intuitive operation Reduced PC refresh costs and IT staffing requirements … Continue reading Case Study: SmartSource & PCmover Enterprise for PC Refresh
Laplink® Delivers New PCmover® Enterprise Software That Simplifies and Streamlines PC Migrations for Remote Workers Today, we announced the production release of a new version of PCmover Enterprise software designed to simplify and streamline PC migrations and upgrades for remote employees. With new cloud support and centralized management of multiple migrations, IT teams have the flexibility they need to accommodate any PC migration scenario at … Continue reading Announcing the newest version of PCmover Enterprise!
Laplink has just announced very good news for government agencies facing challenges to support the PC migration needs of remote workers. Starting now, federal and many state and local government agencies can now purchase PCmover directly under GSA Schedule Contract Number 47QTCA19D00MM with SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a leading business process services company and long-time Laplink partner. This is important because a GSA Schedule listing … Continue reading PCmover Enterprise Added to GSA Schedule for Faster Government Procurement
Hi Everyone! At Laplink, we are proud to offer the premium, best-in-class PC migration tool in the industry. Customers, both large and small, have benefited from PCmover Enterprise’s ease of use, speed, and cost savings. But we never sit still. For example, long before the pandemic hit, we were developing a way for our customers to completely manage and control multiple migration projects from a … Continue reading A letter from the CEO: New PCmover Enterprise features
Remote Workforce Migration Maintaining Productivity – or, Trying To Nearly 6 months into COVID-19’s work from home mandates, the question of maintaining in-home productivity is top of mind. Employers and organizations have had to take on the challenge of equipping their workforce with adequate home office technologies, if any hope of maintaining productivity as to be had. Then enters the question, “how are IT departments … Continue reading How to Best Manage a Remote Workforce
Migrating To Work From Home The role of the home office and personal computer has seen massive changes in the last three months. With the novel coronavirus continuing its reign across the world, our lives are now somewhat used to these changed living conditions. In regard to the workforce, there have been the obvious increased needs to work from home while maintaining productivity levels, regardless … Continue reading Work From Home With Laplink
Profile Migration Challenges As the world of IT moves more and more toward cloud-based solutions, some adaptations have gone smoother than others. The shift from on-premise active directory to cloud-based systems, such as Azure Active Directory, profile migration has often been a source of headaches. Not only does Azure streamline sign-in on both internal and external resources, its single sign-on and multi-factor authentication helps protect … Continue reading Migrating from on-prem Active Directory to Azure Active Directory: A bigger bang for your buck
Deploying a new PC for a remote or home office user is always a challenge, particularly in IT environments that aren’t heavily managed. The question becomes, “what is the easiest way to configure the new PC to look and act just like the old PC?” Manually copying information and installing applications nearly always results in follow-up Service Desk; the user doesn’t have all their applications, or can’t find where certain data ended up. With the recent dramatic increase in remote work (likely including some, or all, of your IT staff), scaling this type of manual migration effort is nearly impossible. Enter, the need for a remote user migration solution.
Today, we have a guest post from our very own Tom Coyle, Senior Enterprise Solution Architect, & Tim Worcester, Director of Customer Experience!
PCmover, the only migration solution recommended by Microsoft and Intel, makes this task easy. With a PCmover migration, the new PC will work and feel just like the old PC, including all user data, profile, and application settings – and even the applications themselves. PCmover, by default, running as a completely “vanilla” configuration, will automatically locate and transfer the applications and all user data to a new environment. With some simple planning and minimal configuration, your users can even drive their own migrations. This dramatically reduces the need to engage IT resources.
This guide gives a brief overview of how PCmover can help you perform a flawless remote user migration quickly and easily. PCmover is extremely flexible and can accommodate nearly any real-world use case. Here, we offer three common scenarios as examples. For help with your specific use case, contact Laplink for a one-on-one discussion, demonstration, or a trial license.
Examples of Common Scenarios
1) Migration for minimally-managed remote office PCs
Today, we’re pleased to announce PCmover Profile Migrator (PPM) software is available at no charge through June 30, 2020. As more organizations transition their IT infrastructure from on premise to the cloud, this free profile migration solution reduces the time and hassle of setting up new Azure Active Directory (AAD) profiles for users. Cloud hosting and services continue to gain popularity among enterprises and small … Continue reading Free Profile Migration Tool Helps IT Transition to Azure Active Directory
It’s hard to believe that in less than six months Microsoft will end support for Windows 7, which has been an incredibly successful product. Strictly speaking, come January 14, 2020, the OS will continue to work, but unless you want to pay for “extended security updates” (only available for the Pro and Enterprise versions, not Home), you’re unnecessarily burdening yourself with significant security risks. Experts … Continue reading Laplink Announces Free Pilots and New Products!
Are you ready for Windows 7 EOS? The End of Support (EOS) of Microsoft’s Window 7 is quickly approaching. Starting January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer release security updates or bug fixes, discontinuing support altogether. Earlier this month, Laplink CEO Thomas Koll shared his thoughts on the upcoming Windows 7 EOS, and the value of a solution like PCmover. Do you have a plan? … Continue reading The Recommended Windows 7 EOS Migration Solution
May 15, 2019 marks 36 years as a global leader in data transfer and migration software. Let’s celebrate with free PCmover software! Celebrate with us To celebrate these years of growth and success, we’re giving away software to subscribers of our mailing list! Consumers get a free PCmover Express copy. We’re also giving a complimentary copy of PCmover Profile Migrator to IT professionals at organizations large and … Continue reading Free PCmover Software for Laplink’s Birthday!
For over twenty years, I have been a proponent of what we now call “cloud computing.” Back in the 90’s, the approach was more simple, but the need “for cultural transformation in large enterprises and for productivity in small business” (Satya Nadella, Microsoft CEO, 2018) existed back then as it does today. Microsoft currently wants to transition customers into a “paradigm of people-centered” experiences. To … Continue reading New Software Release: PCmover Profile Migrator
Proven solutions like PCmover® Enterprise are not always known within many IT Organizations. Continue reading Windows 10 Impact on IT Departments: Part III
A survey found that 71% of businesses plan to migrate to Windows 10 in the next 18 months, having significant impact on IT departments. Continue reading Windows 10 Impact on IT Departments: Part I
PCmover Professional as a solution is the best plan for your home or business’s PC deployment scenario. Continue reading PCmover as a Solution
Laplink’s team recommended PCmover Enterprise as the optimal fit for the state department’s PC replacement and refresh needs. Continue reading Laplink saved a state department $300 per PC deployed