Pensar's Business IT Blog

Mark Williams

29 August 2017

Data protection in the US vs Europe: what businesses need to know

Data protection laws differ between countries and continents. Here's what you need to know about data protection in the US vs Europe.

23 August 2017

Do you need a Data Protection Officer under GDPR?

Under Article 37 of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), certain organisations must appoint a data protection officer (DPO). Here’s how to find out if this rule applies to you.

16 August 2017

15 best (and most reliable) sources of IT security news

We live in a world of contradictions. Some people will disagree with facts and cry out ‘FAKE NEWS!’ But they’ll believe actual fake news.

8 August 2017

6 things agencies need to know about data management

With so many data-driven apps available, the digital world is an exciting one for marketers. But it’s not without threats and challenges.

11 July 2017

Strong cyber resilience: here’s what it looks like in a small business

Keeping IT productive with minimal downtime can sometimes feel like doing rounds with Mike Tyson - especially if you’re a small business with limited resources. Whether it’s a technology failure, human error or external threat - you fix one thing; then another comes at you.

7 July 2017

8 things you need for an effective data migration

As a small business owner,  you're always looking for ways to disrupt your indsutry - whether that be through innovative products, stand out services or even new technology. But is technology disrupting you? 

30 June 2017

4 reasons why data protection matters for growing small businesses

Every small business has big data‘Data becomes big when you can't use Excel anymore’ says Gael Decoudu, ‘When you're trying to merge several sources together and connect it all together to make sense, that's when data becomes big.’

22 June 2017

Why outsourced IT support is right for your business

You’ve spent years developing and growing your small business, so letting go and letting someone else take the reigns on something (like your IT support) is a challenge. We get it. But here’s why you should do it anyway.

13 June 2017

Are Macs more secure than PCs? Not always. Here’s why

Let’s get one thing straight: Mac users are less likely  to be targeted by hackers and cyber criminals than PC users. But that doesn’t mean Macs are definitively more secure than PCs.

5 June 2017

5 essential bits of IT advice for small businesses

When you’re a growing SMB (small-to-medium sized business) you want technology to help you move faster, not hold you back. Here are 5 essential bits of advice to help you turn your IT from a drag to a boost.