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Microsoft Price Increase 2023

More than 200,000 people are set to have to pay an extra 9% to use Microsoft services after April 2023, according to an update from the software giant. As is the case for many companies, the fluctuation of the dollar and other currencies means that disparities have arisen between the amount


Microsoft Teams for Education

Microsoft Teams for Education came to the rescue when the COVID-19 pandemic made things hard. With Teams, the academic community can now work, study, and cooperate in a safe and engaging environment. Today, on-site classes and exams are unfeasible, but Microsoft Teams has solved some of the education industry’s biggest


Email Security: What are the best practices for businesses?

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]When it comes to email security, the old adage of “don’t trust email” holds true. Email is an unauthenticated and untrustworthy messaging tool. Use robust passwords, block spammers, don’t trust offers that seem too good to be true, and verify requests even from trusted entities. All of these remain sound


Penetration Testing or Vulnerability Scanning: What’s the difference?

  When people confuse penetration testing with vulnerability scanning, they often miss a significant component of their network security profile. Both are essential for preventing cybercrime. Did you know within the United Kingdom’s IT budget, security accounts for 11.3%? System vulnerability scans and assessments look for known flaws. During a


Cyber Essentials: 5 Reasons Why UK Businesses Need It

As of January 24, 2022, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has announced improved technical controls for Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus, which is being called the scheme’s “biggest important update” since its introduction in 2014. The plan needed updating to reflect the modern threats to cyber security, especially


Consider Migrating Your Data to Microsoft 365

Microsoft 365 migration is a key strategy for companies to stay connected, productive, and transparent as more people work remotely. Microsoft’s leadership in cloud-based tools that make it easy for distributed teams to work together has made it the standard for keeping remote workers connected. Migrating to Office 365/Microsoft 365

Google Workspace vs. Microsoft 365

Cloud-based productivity tools and services are an area where Microsoft 365 and Google Workspace are competing aggressively for your company’s attention and budget. It’s not uncommon to feel overwhelmed when delving into the wide world of business productivity softwares due to the abundance of jargon and unfamiliar terms you’ll encounter.


11 Technology Competitive Small Business Trends

Technology is something that can help everyone. It has the potential to take your business to the next level and assist in practically every facet of it. But, what about small business trends, though? It has only been a little over a decade since the introduction of cloud computing and

Benefits of Cloud Migration

10 Benefits of Outsourced IT Support for SMEs

Your small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) may benefit from outsourced IT support. Without outsourcing, it’s possible that your company won’t develop at all, let alone at the desired rate. In 2022, 9 out of 10 small enterprises are reported to outsource IT support, an increase of 10% from 2021. SMEs

7 Advantages of Cloud Migration

Is your organisation considering or planning a successful cloud migration to improve cost, scalability, and mitigate cyber risks?  So let’s jump right in – what is a cloud migration? What are the benefits? And, why should your business consider adopting the cloud? In this post, we’ve come up with the