Ideas for making distance learning more accessible

Writing about public education is not my normal topic. I searched my writings on merchanstand.com from the last 12 years and found only two posts with the word education in the title. Both were related to distance education. So I’ll preface this post with the disclaimer I am not an educator, nor have I received an educator’s training. I am Read More …

Desktops in the cloud

Is it time to put your business desktops in the cloud? The concept has an appeal to IT managers. Why shouldn’t it? Reduced total cost of ownership, automatic upgrades, and on-demand variations for OS/browser are a few appealing features. But are we really ready for desktops in the cloud? I think we’ll get there. But we aren’t ready just yet. Read More …