When I joined Atos, light years ago, I was very pleased with my new job, but had some mixed feelings about the provided hardware and related operating system. I have worked with Macs forever as from the last years of university and, in fact, in all my jobs. The all-time high for me was in my role as an ICT manager, responsible for a complete Mac environment, from desk tops to servers, 1997.
So it was a matter of days before I decided to bring my own Laptop to the Atos environment and from then everything worked fine, although I was bit disconnected. Ok, I did manage to get internet working and thereby access to email was arranged through a web client, but printing, network shares and native applications where unknown territory for me. So then, with some horror, the black tank was booted and I could perform the necessary actions in for me an alien zone, uploading my documents to the central systems, downloading what I needed, do some printing etc. read moreTweet