Pensar's Business IT Blog

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.

9 November 2016

Ransomware video: understanding the threat to your small business

Ransomware. It's a common topic. We've talked about it before on our blog, but despite all this discussion it is still the number one threat to a small business. If you want to avoid an attack, then you can't get away with doing the bare minimum with security. Antivirus software alone isn't good enough. Password security...

26 October 2016

How to store large graphic files in your business

We live in an age where everything is created, and stored, digitally. In order to keep up with demand and store large graphic files on a regular basis, your business will need to find sustainable and economic storage solutions. You don’t want to suddenly run out of space, so where do you house your images? What’s more, where...

22 October 2016

How to see what's assigned to you in Basecamp

This is part three 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.

14 September 2016

How to create a HubSpot list of all of your contacts

This is part two 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.

7 September 2016

Is your hardware fit for a mobile workforce?

When you’re on the move, security is often your first priority. Is your data safe across all devices? Who can access it other than yourself or your employees? But beyond security, you also need to address the practical considerations when selecting the right hardware for your mobile workforce.

1 September 2016

4 ways to collaborate with your international office

‘Look at this.’

It’s the simplest of requests and one you’ll ask your office colleagues on a daily basis. But it’s not so simple when your colleagues are in an office across the ocean:

11 August 2016

3 ways cultural differences can hurt IT management

The biggest challenge to your overseas office isn’t the new building or overseas ISPs: it’s the people.

3 August 2016

How to get a transparent workplace without compromising security

A transparent workplace is becoming ever more important. Many companies think they’re good at it but few truly are. It’s a bandwagon worth jumping on, though, for the impact it has on your business.