LawCloud was officially launched on 2 February 2011 at Microsoft’s offices at Waverley Gate in Edinburgh. With a full turnout of over 90 delegates, this CPD event successfully demonstrated and explained the Cloud in simple terms to leaders from the Scottish legal profession.
We are pleased to advise that we are holding an official launch event for LawCloud in conjunction with Microsoft and the Law Society of Scotland next week on Wednesday 2nd February 2011.
With our official LawCloud website due to launch very soon in mid-January and LawCloud itself launching officially on 2 February 2010 at Microsoft’s office in Edinburgh, we thought it may be appropriate to share a rather poetic introduction to the subject of cloud computing in the UK legal market with a focus on business continuity. This piece is shared as a guest article by Paul Humphreys, Technical Director of The Law-Writer Partnership Oxford UK. We hope you enjoy it.
We’ve had some great positive feedback from clients over the past fifteen years on our flagship legal technology product, LawWare Enterprise. Gavin Ward, consultant to LawCloud and Scottish lawyer joined
Our Cloud for Lawyers Group on Linkedin is generating more and more discussion on cloud computing for the legal profession, now with over 150 professional members. If you are on Linkedin, join the group now to see expert commentary on the following hot topics
Here are a few of the most important features which any legal cloud computing provider should make available:-
– Legal practice management software licences, including licences for cashroom & electronic case filing.
– No need for you to purchase and maintain an expensive on-premise server. The cloud computing provider should supply a secure, robust & scalable hosted server.
– Inclusion of Microsoft Office 2010 licences for all users (No need for you to purchase Office licences – i.e. Outlook, Word, and Excel)
A recent report in the magazine Legal Week predicted that City of London legal firms stand to save millions of pounds by switching to internet-based computing – which enables a practice to link up to shared resources and software on demand rather than maintain its own hardware
Video presentation showing what cloud computing is generally. But, watch this and over the next few minutes you’ll be able to work out and realise why law firms are turning to cloud computing.
Video presentation by Simon Greig, Sales Manager at LawWare, discussing the business benefits of partnering with Registers of Scotland and ARTL.
Our LinkedIn group, Cloud for Lawyers, recently hosted a discussion on cloud computing for law firms and the legal profession. The question posed was framed as follows:-
Richard Susskind posted, in September 2010, some interesting comments on the web re the future of legal IT in law firms. He states that:- “Cloud computing does the thing, it
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