Five Things You Should Do Right Now to Preserve Your Network and Systems

1. Backup Files Every Day – As catastrophic as data loss is, the number of businesses that still are not backing up their network is unbelievable. According to the Symantec Small to Medium Size Businesses (SMB) data, only 23% of SMBs are backing up their data on a daily basis and fewer than 50% are…

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Data Loss Can Cause You to Shut Down

Small and medium sized businesses today are relying more than ever on IT systems to efficiently run their business, support customers and optimize productivity. These systems house sensitive digital data ranging from employee and customer information, to internal emails, documents and financial records, sales orders and transaction histories. This is in addition to applications and…

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Can You Really Afford Not to Have a Backup Plan?

According to Symantec SMB, 50% of SMBs admit to having no backup and disaster recovery plan in place. 41% of those surveyed confessed that they had never even given much thought to implementing a disaster recovery or business continuity plan. If you are one of them, then you really need to think about whether you…

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Download the Free E-Guide – the Value of a Helping Hand

Managed Service Providers can decrease the overall IT support costs of small to medium sized businesses (SMBs) by as much as 30% to 50%. While a managed service provider can most assuredly assume full responsibility for IT operations, and operate as a remote IT department if desired, they can also be a valuable asset to…

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The BT Big switch off, what does it mean for you and your business?

BT have announced their intention to switch off the ISDN2 network by 2025 so customers will need to migrate to an alternative for their phone system that being a Voice Over Internet Protocol system (VoIP). From 2020 you will no longer be able to purchase PSTN or ISDN networks so finding a provider soon is…

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Cyber-attack: Your questions

BBC Technology reporter Chris Foxx and security expert Prof Alan Woodward have answered some questions regarding the latest cyber attack, there are still a lot of concerns but I think this report will help with that.   For more information please follow the following BBC link http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-39926855  

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Our Everyday Openreach Heroes

Think all heroes wear capes? Think again. When it comes to astonishing powers and heroic deeds, you’d be surprised at some of the remarkable feats that BT Openreach staff are capable of. Here is just one story of how an everyday employee have gone above and beyond to make the world around them that little bit better……

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Windows 10 update

  Windows 10 ceased to be a free upgrade on the 29th July 2016. Since then, millions of users have upgraded to Windows 10 and been extremely happy with the outcome. It’s left some people stuck with an older operating system, believing they can no longer upgrade for free. However, you can still upgrade! At…

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