June

What is UK GDPR?

What is UK GDPR? One of the questions we are being asked at the moment is What is UK GDPR?  The ICO have created a hub on how Data Protection for small businesses looks now...

3 reasons to get your company Cyber Essentials accredited

3 reasons to get your company Cyber Essentials accredited If you are looking to get your company Cyber Essentials accredited, contact us on 0333 241 2544 and we can tell you how it can be...

The dangers of USBs

The dangers of USBs  Many of us have done it e.g.  went to a trade fair and picked up USBs.  Sometimes we have found them in coffee bars or on the street.  It is tempting...

How to avoid data breaches with some simple steps

How to avoid data breaches with some simple steps In 2020 the ICO fined various companies large amounts for failing to protect their customers data.  Ticketmaster UK Limited was fined £1.2m in November, 2020 and...

Turn off notifications on your computer

Turn off notifications on your computer Are you getting distracted by the various notifications that pop up on your computer throughout the day? Some of our clients have mentioned this when we have been on...

The future of 5G in the UK

The future of 5G in the UK is bright according to a new report 'A Computer Weekly Buyers Guide to 5G' by Computer Weekly.  With coverage set to reach 50% of the world's population within...

What is an IPP?

What is an IPP?  An IPP is an Intrusion Prevention Policy.    The Policy should explain what to do if your IPS (Intrusion Prevention System) advises you of any kind of alert.  We have written...

Why home workers must be careful with their laptops

Why home workers must be careful with their laptops Working from home for some people is great, they can sit in their comfy seat and just get on with it.  Most staff will use a...

What is a Public Cloud?

What is a Public Cloud?  As you may already know there are three types of cloud, public, hybrid and private.   A public cloud provider may make space available to the general public and is based...

Managed IT Services from £25 pm

Managed IT Services from £25 per user per month?  If problems with your IT are starting to slow down your productivity, if your staff is spending more time trying to get their computers to work...