Google Apps for Business

Kloud is an authorised Google Apps For Business Reseller which means we’ve proven ourselves in the field by creating, configuring and managing Google Apps accounts.  Get your email, calendar, document storage and much more hosted securely in Google’s cloud with a comprehensive set up package, then optional ongoing support and training specifically for Taupo businesses. […]

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On June 7, 2012, posted in: Products, Services by

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Open Formats vs MS Office

Open Formats vs MS Office

“We use MS Office throughout the company – we always have” “Use Microsoft Word or you don’t work for us.” “Please see my resume, attached in .docx format” I’ll save you guessing – this post isn’t about the relative merits of OpenOffice (or variants) vs MS Office.  It’s an argument that you should be using […]

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NZ Cloud Code of Practice

As cloud computing becomes more prevalent there needs to be better protection for customers using cloud services.  New Zealand is taking a lead in developing a code of practice for Cloud providers, designed to keep their customers informed and more secure than they might otherwise be. The Code of Practice is in draft format currently […]

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On February 4, 2012, posted in: Blog, Informative by

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Multiple users in Google Chrome

Take my word for it, if you’re a GMail or Google Apps user, then Google Chrome is what you should be using for the best browser experience. Until very recently it was a pain to share your browser with another user if you both expected to have GMail open on the same shared desktop.  You […]

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On December 29, 2011, posted in: Blog, How To, Informative by

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Using Solid State Drives (SSD)

Using Solid State Drives (SSD)

How long do you sit around waiting for your computer to reboot, or apps to load?  Probably far too long.  Once you get used to near instant load times you won’t want to go back.  You get that performance on your smart phone and tablet, so why not expect it from your computer (which is […]

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On December 29, 2011, posted in: Blog, How To by

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The Kloud Process

So what happens when you call me up for a chat? Firstly, fix me up with a long black, then we can sort out what you want to do.  This diagram shows the stages of the consultancy process – described in full below.

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On October 29, 2011, posted in: Informative by

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It’s a revolution

When you flick on a power switch do you pause to wonder where all that electricity is coming from? When you answer your mobile phone are you for a second concerned how your call is being routed and what brand of transmitter is installed in the cell tower? No – well not often, and then […]

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On October 7, 2011, posted in: Blog, Informative by

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