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The Importance of an IT Budget & Why Businesses Need One

The Importance of an IT Budget & Why Businesses Need One

An IT budget is similar to your overall company’s budget; it is there to assess expenditure and ensure you are utilising your IT and outgoing costs associated effectively. This is normally done in line with your company’s financial year but can be done quarterly or...

Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club’s New Sponsor

Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club’s New Sponsor

Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club is one of the most established, they’ve been training and building champions since 1984. An inclusive and warm club, they aim to create an environment that anyone, at any age and skill can become a part of.  With over 350 members and 120...

Why KPIs are Important when Outsourcing your IT

Why KPIs are Important when Outsourcing your IT

Outsourcing your IT is becoming more popular as businesses are seeing the benefits of using an external IT provider for all their IT needs. It is important to understand the best ways to track how successful your investment in your IT Provider has been. A great way to...

How Will Cloud Computing Advance?

How Will Cloud Computing Advance?

Cloud Computing or Cloud IT is an internet-based computing and software service. It allows you to access documents and data anywhere at any time provided you have an internet connection. It continues to gain popularity due to its advantages in cost, scalability,...

How Safe is Your Data in the Cloud?

How Safe is Your Data in the Cloud?

The cloud is an excellent way to store data, eliminate the reoccurring problem of duplicate documents, and protect you against device failures. Whilst many businesses are making the move to becoming fully cloud-based, other business owners are more hesitant to make...

What is 2 Factor Authentication and Why You Should Use It?

What is 2 Factor Authentication and Why You Should Use It?

In recent years you may have noticed many companies, service providers and apps asking you to set up 2 Factor Authentication. This is to increase your IT Security against cybercriminals gaining access to your accounts. Passwords are not enough; they have historically...

Why You Should be Worried About Whaling

Why You Should be Worried About Whaling

Whaling is a more advanced version of phishing. It is a strategized targeted email attack aimed at senior executives. The desired effect is to impersonate a CEO or senior member of staff via email to get another member of staff to carry out an action; this could be...

5 Cyber Essentials Controls That You Need to Know

5 Cyber Essentials Controls That You Need to Know

Cyber Essentials is a government-backed scheme that shows you the steps needed to take to keep your business cyber secure. By implementing Cyber Essentials, you can effectively prevent 80% of the most common cyber-attacks. It is also a chance to demonstrate publicly...

What is BYOD and is it the right choice for your business?

What is BYOD and is it the right choice for your business?

BYOD has been around since 2009 when it was introduced by Intel. But what does it mean? BYOD stands for Bring Your Own Device. This is where employees use their personal devices to connect and work on the company network, rather than use a company-issued device. This...