06 Jun

Microsoft Surface Pro with LTE Now Available

Microsoft has added an even more mobile version of the Surface to its already strong lineup with the Surface Pro with LTE model. Designed from the ground up, the Surface Pro LTE does not use third-party modules or external cards that often result in mixed results or force the manufacturer to build around the device. Read more…

20 Feb

Adobe Licenses, Explained!

This article first appeared on legalitprofessionals.com.    When buying Adobe licenses, one is presented with multiple options that fall under the category of either subscription-based licenses or perpetual software licenses. Here is a guide on how to choose.  Value Incentive Plan (VIP), or the subscription-based license, is offered for clients who would like a year-to-year purchase. Read more…

21 Jun

Workshare 9.5: The Time to Upgrade is Now

Workshare 9.5 is slated to touch down sometime later this month. Here’s what it will entail and why the upgrade will be worth it. As Workshare 9 settled in, the development team was able to spend some time improving the program as a whole. Version 9.5 will introduce much needed changes that will make using Read more…

15 Feb

The New Windows Server Licensing Model and Pricing, Explained

Windows Server Licensing Model Microsoft has changed its Windows Server licensing  model and you may need to claim your Software Assurance licenses. Failure to do so may cause you to have to repurchase new licenses with Software Assurance instead of paying the cheaper Software Assurance renewal price. Microsoft Windows Server is now licensed as a Read more…

24 Jan

Workshare Licensing Changes for 2017

As we enter the New Year, change comes along with it. Workshare is no exception and for 2017, there are some major changes as well involving EOL and rebranding of software packages. While many of you have received messages regarding this, we feel that it is necessary to reinforce that Workshare version 7.5 will no Read more…

10 Jan

A Helpful Flowchart and Explanation of Windows 10 Licensing

Windows 10 licensing can be confusing. Below is a flowchart that explains how to get to Windows 10 Enterprise Edition from any other version of Windows or major operating system. It has been over a year since the release of Microsoft Windows 10. Typically our clients wait until the release of Service Pack 1, and Read more…

06 Jul

Ask KK: Is Office365 Right for us?

Welcome to Kraft Kennedy’s advice forum, in which we answer your pressing IT questions. Submit your question in the comments below or email us at info@kraftkennedy.com We are a small law firm with one office and outsourced IT. Is Office 365 right for us? Office 365 is the right choice for some firms. The pros Read more…

02 Jun

Ask KK: Should we lease or buy?

Welcome to Kraft Kennedy’s advice forum, in which we answer your pressing IT questions. Submit your question in the comments below or email us at info at kraftkennedy.com Question: Like many law firms, we have been buying IT equipment for years and are considering changing our approach. What are the advantages of leasing?  Answer by Scott McFetters (Guest Read more…