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Migration to Azure: SQL Server on VM, Managed Instance, and Database

Are you looking to migrate your SQL server to cloud platforms…
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Necessity Over Capacity: How to Get Cloud-Enabled Applications Right 

Cloud-enabled applications are on-premise software adapted to…
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Power Platform Updates 2022

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Understanding the Azure Container Apps Service

Azure Container Apps have skyrocketed into popularity since their…
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Legacy Systems: The Risks of Postponing Application Modernization

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5 Technology Trends on the Horizon for 2022

Introduction January is a time of looking back upon the…
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Optimus Information Selected as Azure Specialist for ISVs in Canada

Optimus Information is thrilled to announce that they have…
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Why Azure Arc is a Game Changer for Hybrid Cloud

Have you ever struggled with controlling and governing complex…
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Cloud Adoption Missteps Part 3: Governance and Organization

Welcome back to the final part of our 3-part Cloud Adoption…
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Common Cloud Adoption Missteps Part 2: Adoption and Management Stages

Welcome back to the Cloud Adoption Missteps series, for part…
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Optimus Information Wins at Microsoft's 2021 Impact Awards

Microsoft Canada recognizes Optimus Information as winner of…
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Legacy Application Modernization: Benefits, Challenges and Approaches

Organizations typically invest considerably to procure or…
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Modernizing Applications with Azure PaaS

For organizations that rely on legacy technology, the cost of…
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Common Cloud Adoption Missteps during the Strategy and Planning Phase

  There are many roadblocks along your journey to‚Ķ
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Optimus has Earned the Modernization of Web Apps to Microsoft Azure Advanced Specialization

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How to Get Your Cloud Migration Right

In the modern world of emerging technologies, organizations that…
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6 Cloud Migration Strategies: Choosing the Right One

Introduction  These days, more and more companies are opting…
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How to Choose the Right Partner to Manage Your Cloud Infrastructure

There are many benefits to using a partner to manage your cloud…
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Cloud Migration: Common Challenges and Recommendations

Introduction It is estimated that today more than 90% of companies…
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Microsoft Ignite Announcements 2021

  Microsoft Ignite hosted their second virtual conference‚Ķ
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Essentials of Data Governance

In the era of emerging technologies, data has become essential…
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5 Tips for SaaS Business Success

With February came another exciting event in our webinar…
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Five Core Principles to Simplify Public Cloud Management

The Challenge of Managing Public Cloud Platforms Migration…
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5 Benefits of Migrating to the Cloud using the Azure SQL Database

As we move into 2021, migrating data to the cloud has been…
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Microsoft Tools to Grow Your SaaS Business

Microsoft provides specific tools and programs that help…
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Website Performance Testing

Website Performance Testing Like any software product, your…
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The Do's and Don'ts of Application Development on Azure

Introduction: Moving to the Right Cloud, the Right Way An…
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Looking Back and the Trends and Predictions for 2021

What are Some Trends and Predictions for 2021? Looking…
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Top 5 Cloud Adoption Pitfalls

What are some pitfalls you can avoid in your cloud adoption…
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How to Create a Data-Driven Culture

We are truly in the digital age; data in every enterprise…
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How to Overcome Data Migration Hurdles

Overcome Data Migration Hurdles We overcome data migration…
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5 Cloud Security Best Practices

What are the top 5 cloud security best practices? Here’s…
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What is Multi-Factor Authentication and Why Should You Have it?

The Status Quo: Single Factor Authentication You’re probably…
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The Digital Transformation Journey of a Vancouver based eCommerce Retailer

What’s behind most successful businesses nowadays? We’d…
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5 Do’s and Don’ts to Succeed at Digital Transformation

Digital transformation has been a hot topic for a long time,…
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Managed Services: How Can It Help You?

In this increasingly digital world, there is infinite access…
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Reimagining Virtual Collaboration: Exciting Updates to Microsoft Teams

It’s strange to think that at the beginning of 2020, we…
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How Digital Transformation is Changing the Face of Business Management

Cloudy with a Chance of Management Theory: How Digital Transformation…
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Positive Aspects of Working from Home

Barely hanging in there while working from home, or has it…
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Integrate Data Silos with Azure Synapse Analytics

The Roadblock for Digital Transformation It is clearly established…
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Why Implementing a Cloud Management Service is Crucial: The Benefits of CloudCheckr

Have you read extensively about digital transformation? And…
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Digital Transformation in a Nutshell: Understanding Microsoft’s Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure

What is digital transformation? We’re hearing a lot about…
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Keeping Up With the Times: The Technology Industry’s Response to COVID-19

In the whirlwind of the last few weeks, the world has turned…
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Support For Our Community

Small businesses and individuals around the world are feeling…
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Playing Pretend: How to Keep Productivity Levels Up While Working From Home

When you are used to working from the office, staying home…
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The Greenest Cloud: Looking at Microsoft’s New Green Plan

With the material world being geared increasingly towards…
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Starting a Data Project

It's exciting to hear 'Data is the new Oil' or the 'new Gold'…
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The Ultimate Guide to an Optimus Intern

Optimus Information offers an incredible internship program…
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4 Tips to Prevent ‚ÄúRun-Away‚ÄĚ Azure Costs

Imagine you return to the office on Monday morning and discover…
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Corporate Social Responsibility at Optimus

What Community Service Means to Optimus: It’s undisputed that…
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Technology and Collaboration in the Workplace

Collaboration is a top priority for many organizations and business…
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The Optimus Family: Interning in Noida

From the moment we stepped on to the plane, there was always…
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Microsoft Makes a Significant Investment in Canadian Cloud

Microsoft Cloud Services has been a core contributor to the…
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Technology is Becoming the Core to Every Business

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The Art of Leadership for Women

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Automated Testing on Azure DevOps

If you are looking for automated testing for any of your applications…
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Mobile App Security: In Search of the Silver Bullet

In October, 2016, the use of mobile devices to access the internet…
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Optimus Information Makes the 2018 List of Fastest Growing Canadian Companies

Canadian Business unveils 30th annual list of Canada’s Fastest-Growing…
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DevOps: Embrace the Culture and Speed App Development and Deployment

The past decade has seen some tectonic shifts in how application…
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Connected Intelligence through Exponential Ecosystems ‚ÄĒ Mobile Future Forward

Connected Intelligence through Exponential Ecosystems That’s…
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Two Reasons to Celebrate - The IAMCP Honours Optimus Information at Microsoft Inspire 2018

“I’m delighted to see Optimus Information recognized at Microsoft…
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Evolution or Revolution? The Power of Microservices in Azure PaaS

Constant business pressures are demanding more and more from…
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Data Lakes ‚Äď Deep Diving into Data Like Never Before

As data analytics, machine learning and AI continue to rapidly…
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API Testing: Do It Right and Automate

Software development in 2018 looks nothing like it did a decade…
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Work/Life Balance: Stop Trying to Achieve It

Work/life balance: a concept that’s been drilled into our brains…
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Behind The Scenes at Optimus: My Experience as an Intern

Excited and afraid, I boarded a plane, leaving my family, friends…
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Q&A About Open Source and Azure with Mark Godfrey of Microsoft

Mark Godfrey is a TSP with Microsoft Canada. Recently he spent…
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Microsoft Technology Summit ‚Äď Open Source and Azure and the Optimus Test Harness

Ryan O’Connor presenting the Optimus Test Harness at Microsoft…
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How a Global Puzzle Competition is Changing Software Application Development and QA Testing

Teams of people including students, interns, software application…
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Digital Collaboration: Superhighway to Innovation and Economic Transformation

Federal and provincial governments in Canada along with the private…
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Think Big: How Design Plus Data Will Change Your Business

Is design thinking catching your attention? It should. Data insights…
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How Cloud is Cooking Up Change in the Restaurant Industry

As more and more restaurant owners look for ways to cut costs,…
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Game Changers: The Role of Big Data in the Future of Credit Unions

Discover how credit unions are embracing data analytics and machine learning to improve services and find new business opportunities.
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Types of Performance Testing and the Best Tools for the Job

In the abstract, it's easy to think of testing a piece of software…
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Test Automation for SaaS Products

Software as a service is a popular delivery model for various…
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Infographic - Why Move Your Application Development to Microsoft Azure?

At Optimus, we're seeing more and more of our clients take advantage…
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Optimus Breakfast Series: The Do's and Don'ts of Software Outsourcing Recap

The most recent installment of the Optimus Breakfast Series took…
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Optimus Information Ranks on the 2017 PROFIT 500!

Vancouver, BC (September 19, 2017)  Canadian Business and PROFIT…
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Azure Architect Wouter van Eck’s Do’s & Don’ts for Azure Cloud Application Development

The Azure Cloud is transforming application development as we…
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4 Ways Azure is Rising to Meet Data Warehouse Demands

In today’s data-first world, IT infrastructure is the foundation…
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Does Your Data Warehouse Belong in the Azure Cloud? Here are Some Things to Consider

It’s no secret: Microsoft Azure is hot right now. This is demonstrated…
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Infographic - The Modern Data Warehouse Framework

Check our latest infographic, The Modern Data Warehouse Framework! As…
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Three Trends Influencing the Rise of Application Development on Microsoft Azure

In today’s always-on, data driven world, organizations will…
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Optimus Breakfast Series: Testing in an Interconnected World - Video

How to Test Applications as They Become Increasingly Universal In…
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Testing in an Interconnected World: Event Recap

How to test applications as they become increasingly universal In…
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Power BI for Mobile: Take Your Data on the Road

One area where the Power BI software stack really shines is the…
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Data Analytics in the Cloud: Where to Start?

Where should you start when doing data analytics in the cloud? An…
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Cloud Data Warehousing with Azure SQL

If you are running an on-premise data analytics stack on Microsoft’s…
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Announcing Transform 2016 ‚Äď A data analytics breakfast event

Optimus is excited to bring you Transform 2016 on Oct. 20th…
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SSIS Best Practices

What are the SSIS Best Practices? SSIS represents a complete…
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Power BI vs QlikView

What are the key difference between Power BI and QlikView? In…
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Power BI for Office 365

How can you integrate Power BI for Office 365? If you’re like…
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What are the steps needed to get good BI requirements? Half…
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How SSIS Fits into an ETL Process

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BI: Difference Between Cloud and On-premise

What are the differences between Cloud and On-premise? The model…
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Product comparison: Power BI, Tableau, QlikView and SAP

Few topics that come up during a business meeting are at once…
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Best Practices for Successful Business Intelligence

Few, if any, companies doubt a successful Business Intelligence…
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What is Business Intelligence?

What is Business Intelligence? Modern companies are compiling…
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Do's and Don'ts of Software Outsourcing

What are the Do's and Don'ts of Software Outsourcing? Outsourcing…