27 March 2017

How to develop an IT transformation strategy in 6 steps

Many expanding businesses are now looking to transform their technology to bolster growth. Here's how to develop an IT transformation strategy in 6 steps.

22 March 2017

Ask an expert: what do SMBs need to know about GDPR?

In April last year, the EU (European Union) parliament finally agreed to replace the Data Protection Directive 95/46/EC with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).  

14 March 2017

IT security as a business issue: how great security helps you grow

Studies suggest that in 2016, hackers stole an estimated $1 billion using ransomware. This translates into a cost of around £75,000 per small business. Without a doubt, the need for robust IT security has never been greater.

1 March 2017

Growing pains: an IT application upgrade checklist for growing companies

The first piece of software you buy for your business is a bit like your first car. It’s functional, it’s reliable and it gets the job done. It serves its purpose, and then comes the day you realise you need to upgrade for more space, more power or improved safety and security.

23 February 2017

Ask an expert: what’s the best browser for business?

For decades now the internet has increasingly dominated our personal and professional lives. Indeed, there are over 3.7 billion people using the internet as of this year - that’s nearly half the global population.

14 February 2017

3 tips for working with remote IT support services

No matter whether you’re a small business or a large enterprise, turning to remote IT support services for your support needs often makes a lot of sense. This is especially true if your organisation has:

14 February 2017

7 signs your phone has a virus (and what to do about it)

It’s easy to forget that the device in your pocket isn’t just a phone. It’s a computer millions of times more powerful than the systems used for the moon landings in 1969.

6 December 2016

How to bookmark, copy or open multiple links simultaneously

This is part four of a series of blog posts giving marketing agencies quick, helpful advice so they can overcome some of the most common technology problems they face. We’ve been working with marketing agencies since day one, so we have a few hacks up our sleeves to help.

23 November 2016

CryptoLocker live: why you should invest in disaster recovery

Crypto-ransomware, such as CryptoLocker, is a terrifying reality for many consumers and companies alike. It’s something that your business should be aware of and avoid at all costs. The bad news is: it’s on the rise.

16 November 2016

The ransomware epidemic by the numbers (Infographic)

Ten years ago, even some security experts hadn't heard of ransomware. Today it's an epidemic. Datto's ransomware infographic shows just how many businesses are coming under threat.