Yes, We Can Currently, I am reading Barack Obama’s new book “A Promised Land” which just hit the bookshelves after the presidential election that transformed Joe Biden into President-Elect. He had used the slogan “Yes, we can” during his campaign for the Illinois State Senate race, and revived it during his concession speech in new Hampshire in January 2008, when he lost the state to … Continue reading We should all adopt a “Yes, we can” attitude when facing adversity
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
Laplink Connections with CEO Positions As part of our continuing series of Laplink Connections interviews where we connect with thought leaders to discuss the latest news and technology trends, Thomas Koll talks with Susanne Müller-Zantop, managing director of CEO Positions, about how top executives are changing their communications strategies during the remote time of COVID-19. C-level executives are taking a much more active approach to … Continue reading Laplink Connections: Interview with Susanne Müller-Zantop of CEO Positions
Last month, Laplink moved its headquarters to a new location. Part of my job was to oversee all the logistics and make this move happen efficiently and effectively — and be sure it didn’t interrupt the company’s day-to-day operations. Of course, I appreciated the opportunity to positively impact our company, but there was one big problem: I had never moved an office before. I realized … Continue reading Moving to a New Office is Just Like Moving to a New PC
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!
PC Migration in the Remote Work Era SMB Nation’s Harry Brelsford Talks PC Migration in the Remote Work Era and More with Thomas Koll. Harry Brelsford, founder of SMB Nation (www.smbnation.com), recently sat down with Laplink CEO Thomas Koll for a video chat as part of SMB Nation’s popular “Hello World” series. During the virtual interview segment, which you can watch below, the two discuss … Continue reading SMB Nation’s Harry Brelsford Talks PC Migration in the Remote Work Era and More with Thomas Koll
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
Jerry Hotho, president of gWiz Technology Services, grew up a gadget guy. Always interested in how things work, Jerry earned his degree in Computer and Electronics Technology from the United Electronics Institute. He started gWiz Technology Services, based in Tampa Bay, Florida, in 2009 to provide technical services for small businesses. We spoke with Jerry about his business and what changes he’s seen since the … Continue reading Customer Spotlight: gWiz Technology Services
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
The clear choice for remote PC migration When it became apparent that remote work was the “new normal,” according to industry experts and our own customers, we fast-tracked enhancements to the PCmover Enterprise remote PC migration function that we already had in development. The fact that new PC purchase data showed 30% of sales were desktop PCs and that nearly half (46%) of American organizations … Continue reading PCmover Enterprise: Remote PC Migration & Cloud Integration
PCmover vs USMT By all indications, the move to remote work is here to stay. Organizations have discovered that even with a large percentage of their workforce working from home, productivity has stayed remarkably high. However, this shift increases the burden on IT departments to make sure remote workers have the computing power and connectivity they need to run business applications, participate and run online … Continue reading Can your organization afford USMT in the age of remote work?
How to efficiently manage PC refresh and data migration for a remote workforce COVID-19 continues to challenge corporations with the new remote-work paradigm. One of those challenges is getting people up and running on new computers. A recent study by Gartner HR showed the rise of the hybrid workplace—that is, employees spending time both at home and at the office more so than ever. As … Continue reading How to efficiently manage PC refresh and data migration for a remote workforce
The trend toward edge computing continues at Laplink The trend toward edge computing continues at Laplink, where PCmover makes PC refreshes as efficient and painless as possible. At the recent INSPIRE Conference 2020, held virtually by Microsoft, the focus was on the cloud and AI and rightly so. We are living in an extensively connected world where we are connected to data centers for cloud … Continue reading Edge Computing in the Time of Cloud and AI
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
January 14, 2020: Windows 7 End of Support With the events of this year, January seems more like a different lifetime than merely 6 months ago. And while the date may not make history books as a top event of 2020, January 14 marked an important date in the world of technology: the end of extended support for Windows 7. What was Windows 7 End … Continue reading Counting Patches: A Look Back Since Windows 7 End of Support
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
Getting a PC for graduation? Maybe for Dad? Focus on Enjoying it, not worrying about setting it up! Let us take care of setting up your new PC! It’s the easiest way to move all of your docs, tunes, pics and more! Let us give the gift of ease and saved time with PCmover Professional! PCmover Professional – 33% OFF The ONLY Microsoft-recommended software that … Continue reading Up to 50% OFF PCmover for Dads & Grads!
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