Catapult, a Quisitive company, is a Microsoft-focused solutions and services firm that specializes in imagining, building and sustaining digital transformation and cloud-based solutions that people love to use. Catapult has consistently been recognized as a leading Microsoft Partner with 10 Advanced Specializations and 17 Microsoft competencies. Recent accolades include 2020 MSUS Partner Award Winner Azure – DevOps, Top Microsoft 365 Security Partner for FY20, and being named a finalist of the Data Analytics 2020 Microsoft Partner of the Year Award. Catapult has offices nationwide.

Introducing powerdelivery

Today I’m beginning a series of posts on Continuous Delivery with Team Foundation Server and Windows PowerShell based on my open source project powerdelivery. The project is already in use at a business intelligence solution for a large healthcare provider. In 2011 I was working at a large client who had a hard time releasing…

System Center 2012 Empowers IT Team with Increased Awareness, Response, and Manageability

A Catapult Systems client is responsible for the management of over 100 servers, 1000 workstations, and 1500+ user accounts. They previously leveraged Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007, Windows Software Update Services 3.0, and Symantec Endpoint Protection to maintain corporate compliance and control of their information systems. But despite having a fully implemented SCCM 2007…

Microsoft Big Data Resources

Well, "Big Data" is here (I know, it’s been here for a while).  One of the reasons I love my job so much is that when there is technology disruption, the most interesting business conversations come out.  Big Data offers some green field type thinking when we realize that many of the hard business questions…