Where is the best place to store your data?

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I’m often asked: “should we store our data in the cloud or on our own server on our own premises?”.  Quickly followed by: “which is more expensive?”, and “which is more secure?” Regular readers will know that I’m on a bit of personal crusade to help our clients – and anyone who needs assistance –… Read more »

7 reasons to outsource your IT support

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You’re probably thinking that, as an owner of a successful IT support company, my mind must be firmly made up on this business-critical decision – outsourcing must be the way to go, right?   Actually, what I think is most important of all, is that individual business owners make the right decision for them, one… Read more »

Phishing: You could be just one click away from losing your business

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I wanted to share an incident with you that we came across recently, as it could happen to any business and be very costly. You’ve probably heard of phishing emails – it’s when criminals send bogus emails to individuals to get them to reveal usernames, passwords, and credit card details usually by simply clicking on… Read more »

Even with data backup, could your business recover if disaster hit?

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I’ve read several interesting articles recently about data backup and how being unable to access data and systems is the nightmare scenario for all businesses. However, one thing that rarely seems to be mentioned is the act of data recovery. Hopefully, most companies by now realise the importance of having their data backed up but… Read more »

Are you stuck with poor IT support?

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I recently came across a couple of situations when speaking with prospective clients that got me thinking. The first one was a business owner that was very unhappy with the service he was getting from his current IT support provider.   He had decided to move to us but then realised he was stuck in his… Read more »