Countdown to Microsoft Windows Server 2003 End of Support
Microsoft's Windows Server 2003 support will be ending on the 14th July 2015. Microsoft will no longer issues security updated for any version of Server 2003. So it is time to assess...read more
Ability to work anywhere, with a virtual desktop environment (disclaimer internet required)
Managing a physical desktop environment is becoming more complex, it can be labour intensive and costly depending on the size. Every time a upgrade is required or a new application installed for all to use, one would need to carry out the task on each machine. However... read more
10 Features of Windows 10
Windows 10 will be hitting the shelves soon, the product is aim to unite the Microsoft platforms creating 'One product, one platform, one store'. It will have some great features like improved Snap-Assist...read more
The drawbacks of Cloud - Things they don't tell you!
Cloud computing can offer a number of benefits but, like with all things there are disadvantages with this technology. There is a need to analyse and evaluate whether it is right for the business...read more
Benefits of Managed IT Services in a short video
Managed IT Services combines regular and preventative maintenance and monitoring for corporate networks and systems. It helps increase the reliability, stability...read more
Cloud IP Telephony explained in 2 minutes
Moving business telephone systems to the cloud is becoming increasingly popular as it cost-efficient compared to traditional phone systems. We created a short 2 minutes animation to explain the benefits of VoIP...read more
Backup and Recovery... The types you need to know about
Having access to data is what keeps most organisations operational so, what would happen if there was a disaster and you haven't got a backup? Having backup in place is important but, there are many different types...read more
Anti-Virus - Do we still need it or is it doomed?
With the advancements in technology malicious software has evolved too. It is becoming harder to detect and can affect a range of devices (even washing machines!). Traditional Anti-Virus will not be able to protect...read more
10 Reasons Why Cloud is Good for Business
The combination of growing mobile device usage and the business adoption of Software-as-a-Service - Cloud Computing is revolutionising the workplace, helping businesses to increase productivity and save on operational expenses...read more
VoIP, Voice over Internet Protocol - What? How? Why?
With many business applications moving to the Cloud more and more people are moving their telephone systems too. Although VoIP is not a new technology it is starting to gain momentum due to the increasing availability and reliability of connectivity...read more
Netshield Anti-Virus service - powered by BitDefender
Anti-Virus is a necessary evil but, it can take a while to deploy and manage. Netshield Anti-Virus is a comprehensive solution that acts as your first line of defence...watch video
Windows Server 2012: The Breakdown
With SBS discontinued and Windows Server 2003 support coming to an end in July 2015, businesses need to start thinking about upgrading their infrastructure. One of the options is Windows Server 2012... read more
Could being sociable online be dangerous to businesses?
Social media has grown considerably in recent years, not only it is a
tool individuals use to interact, create, share or exchange information,
it is also increasingly important for businesses...read more
Countdown has begun... Bye Bye Windows Server 2003
On the 14th July 2015 the support for Windows Server 2003 will be ending so, companies need to consider whether to upgrade or to move to Office 365 as staying on the platform is not necessary a good idea... read more
Right to Request Flexible Working
From 30th June 2014 all employees that have completed 26 weeks of service are entitled to request flexible working... read more
Information Security isn’t just a Technology issue but, a Business one..
As everyone is becoming more mobile within the workplace and socially, is it becoming more apparent that Information Security within the workplace is not just the IT department issue anymore... read more
Remote Working... The Trend of Mobility in the Workplace
Forrester Research suggests 95% of workers are using at least one-self purchased device for work. By giving employees the option of remote working it can provide businesses with a number of benefits...read more
Cyber Security - How aware are you of the growing risk?
Majority of business now have their data stored within a network and its
availability will determine productivity, so one cannot afford to take
the view ‘it would never happen to me’ as in a recent PWC study 87%... read more