Pensar's Business IT Blog

28 February 2019

Why your Managed Services Provider should be offering vCIO services

Why should you choose a vCIO over a traditional IT provider?

15 February 2019

Why every growing small business needs a data strategy

Did you know that 20 percent of businesses fail in the first year?

5 February 2019

Six cool features in Microsoft Teams that you probably don't know about

Microsoft Teams is a powerful tool, but with so many features it can be hard to master them all. This article will guide you through some features you might have missed.

24 January 2019

8 essential data management tips and best practices for small business owners

Data is ubiquitous in the modern world. No matter the industry, companies, big and small, are finding ways to use data to enhance their business processes.

7 January 2019

3 Microsoft tools designed to help small businesses get the most out of their data

These days, businesses realise data is as valuable as gold, with 53 percent of them adopting Big Data initiatives. Particularly in the case of small businesses, harnessing data with the right tools can help to set your offerings apart from the crowd.

3 January 2019

What you should teach your staff about cybersecurity

When it comes to cybersecurity, your employees are your weakest link. Forty-two percent of small business owners say employee negligence is the leading cause of cybersecurity breaches. This is a damning statistic, and if it reflects your business even slightly it’s obvious who is to blame – you.

13 December 2018

Infographic: 10 disturbing facts about employees and cyber security

Seventy percent of organisations say their security risk increased significantly in 2017. But, one of the biggest factors in a successful cyberattack isn’t your technology – it’s your employees.

3 December 2018

The essential employee exit IT security checklist

Employees will come and go so it helps to have an employee exit IT security checklist to make sure that there are no gaps in your defences after they leave. If an employee leaves, here's what you need to do.

30 November 2018

What’s the best messenger or communication platform for small businesses?

Did you know that 86 percent of employees and executives cite a lack of collaboration and communication as a reason for workplace failures? In today’s digital-driven world, with plenty of messenger and communication platforms to choose from, there’s no reason for your workplace to be uncollaborative.

20 November 2018

When should you use email vs when you should use instant messaging

Communication is essential for productive business. The problem is that we are all busy people. People don’t always have time to respond to emails. Luckily, the instant messaging market has never been better - and businesses all over the world are using these applications to improve all areas of communication.