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.Apple has claimed that its products ‘don’t get PC viruses,’ but that’s a ...
 Many businesses will have considered cyber security over the years – especially in 2020. And many businesses will consider the pros and cons of outsourced IT support. What would a combination of the two look like?Answer: all sorts of benefits. If cyber security has ever been so much as a ...
 We are probably living through the most challenging business time in living memory. According to the World Economic Forum, we’re in a recession that is unlikely to clear until late 2022.Businesses are in survival mode; keep the lights on and employee morale up. Beyond those two goals, when ...
 Microsoft Lists began to roll out to Microsoft 365 Business users worldwide this summer. The new app is available with Microsoft 365 for free and it’s the new hassle-free solution designed to save you time and enable you to work smarter and more efficiently.Microsoft is always coming up with ...
 Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365) has two perfectly decent survey solutions. Microsoft Forms is the main contender compared to Survey Monkey – and the one we’ll be focusing on. Microsoft 365 also offers a survey app within SharePoint Online which is more complex and probably overkill for the typical user. But that’...
 Due to the current COVID climate, many organisations have deployed a remote workforce, and many will continue to do so even after the lockdown is eased. Adjusting to change on such global scale can be a real challenge for people. Many of us have been attempting to work from ...
Office 365 is becoming Microsoft 365If you already subscribe to Office 365, don’t worry, you don’t need to do a thing. Your product services, apps and features will stay the same, along with the price. The subscription name will update automatically and, for Pensar clients, will be reflected in the ...
 Many people think that Apple devices – like iPhones and Macs – are immune to malware. But are they really? The answer, unfortunately, is no. So why do so many people hold this common misconception? Let’s break it down. Understanding why PCs get virusesViruses are always written for ...
What is the risk?The recent data breach suffered by currency exchange giant Travelex will have sent shivers down the spines of IT data managers the world over, as hackers claiming to have downloaded 5GB of sensitive information demanded nearly £5m payment for its return. The fallout from the ...
A good business technology partner can optimise your IT systems and enable business growth, but only if you back the right horse. This is the ultimate guide to choosing the right business technology partner.Choosing a IT partner is a bit like placing a bet. After all, you are trusting ...
 Employees will come and go in any organisation, so it helps to have an up to date, effective employee exit IT security checklist to make sure that there are no gaps in your defences after they leave. This security checklist is in addition to the standard offboarding process.When ...
 Pensar has put together its top technology predictions for 2020. Stephen Covey popularised the phrase “begin with the end in mind”. This phrase captures the spirit of all planning processes. It is important to strategically plan your IT ahead.Get started with our top 3 technology predictions for 2020.50% of UK workforce ...