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An SMEs Guide to Cyber Security

Introduction to Cyber security

The Ultimate Guide to Office 365

Considering the move to Office 365? Perhaps you’re looking to move your business IT software forward but you’re not sure on the best tools for the job? Or you’ve simply been recommended an upgrade but you don’t know whether it’s worth it?

The Ultimate Guide To Outsourcing Your IT Department

We’ve all heard the stats before “The majority of small businesses fail within the first two years of starting up”. One reason for this is because they are unable to keep up with competitors, especially on the technology side of things. If you are running a small to medium-sized business, you may not have the time to keep up with the ever-changing fast pace of Information Technology, the latest cloud software or how to integrate your CRM with the rest of your business software. So how do you overcome this? Put simply, outsourced IT companies help you can get on with doing what you do best: running your business and let a dedicated team of experts help, support and advice you.

How will the Internet of Things affect the workplace?

The Internet of Things (IoT) continues to create headlines around the world, and make headway into businesses, cities and homes. Whatever your type of company, the IoT is playing a part in some part of your supply chain. Haulage, shipping, transport and cargo companies already use it to monitor the location of their vehicles around the world, while sensors monitor and report the state of the goods in transport, be it the temperature of perishable items, the stability of sensitive shipments and acting as an anti-theft measure.

What’s your Bristol business' disaster recovery plan?

If you’re reading this it’s probably safe to say that IT, data and computer processes of all kinds are critical to the successful running of your business. Most of the time these processes run quite happily, with server lights flashing silently in the background, providing all the support and resource you need to go about your business. Things do go wrong, though. Often it’s something minor that puts you offline for a few minutes or so. It’s annoying when it happens and is probably costing you money, but it’s usually easily fixed.

Migration of In-House Microsoft Exchange Server to Hosted Exchange Platform

If you have an on-premise or in-house Exchange server and are wanting to move to a hosted Exchange platform such as Microsoft's 365 offering then you may well be extremely nervous. Common concerns that we have encountered range from losing emails, downtime, migration methods and of course time to do it all.

What is VoIP and what could it do for your Bristol business?

VoIP stands for Voice over Internet Protocol. Many people haven't heard of it, but for business owners, it could transform the way you work. Essentially it's an internet telephone service, and by utilising your internet connection for phone communication, you can access features and services not available through traditional telephone packages.

What is CRM and How Could It Benefit Your Business?

Customer relationship management (CRM) is a pillar of doing great business. CRM refers to the tools, practices and strategies that a company puts in place to keep track of customer interactions. By managing these interactions and analysing data, CRM systems are intended to improve business-customer relationships, maintain customer retention and encourage sales growth. It’s easy to see why these goals would appeal to business owners who want their business to always be improving. But does CRM really work?