What is the Cost of Downtime for your SME Business?

What is the Cost of Downtime for your SME Business?

Downtime is usually pretty straightforward. All systems and machines face mechanical failures at some point, which often result in downtime. When IT systems go down, it costs businesses in different ways. It is not just the monetary loss that you bear. Your company...
Replacing office hardware – how often?

Replacing office hardware – how often?

After how many years should you replace your office hardware? Replacing your hardware can be a tough call. The cost of replacing outdated tools is substantial, and management often uses it as a reason to delay upgrades. But you’re also paying a price by continuing to...
Cybersecurity Basics for Small Businesses

Cybersecurity Basics for Small Businesses

Cyber threats are a kind of problem that no business is immune to. And it is not just big corporations that have to deal with it; small businesses are also significant targets. While most owners want to have cybersecurity for their business, many aren’t sure how. If...
Operation Prevention: How to Identify a Phishing Email

Operation Prevention: How to Identify a Phishing Email

Many people think that they know all there is to know about scam emails. In reality, many fall victim to them every day. Worst of all, it is just the tip of an iceberg.  A correlative of scam emails is a phishing email, which also happens to be the most common...
5 Backup and Disaster Recovery Myths to Avoid

5 Backup and Disaster Recovery Myths to Avoid

Despite being fundamental to business continuity, there is still a lot of confusion between backup and Disaster Recovery (DR). Given the strategic importance of these technologies, however, clarity is essential. In this blog, we aim to clear things up once...
Why online backup is better than backup tapes

Why online backup is better than backup tapes

Backup is essential for your business and with the abundant number of features available in the backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity market, it’s hard to believe tape is still being used as a backup option. But there are people who just won’t give it up....
Teamwork and Office 365

Teamwork and Office 365

Every team is different; there’s no one-size-fits-all approach to collaboration. Office 365 is designed to meet the unique needs of every team, empowering people to communicate, collaborate, and achieve more with purpose-built, integrated applications. When...
How to work from home and stay productive

How to work from home and stay productive

We are living some uncertain times that no one thought would live to see, causing anxiety and disrupting our routine. In response to the Covid19 pandemic, many businesses are allowing their staff to work remotely. We may have a long way until things are going back to...
Ten tips to protect your data

Ten tips to protect your data

Keeping your data safe and protected from outside intruders has long been a priority of businesses, but it’s increasingly critical for consumers and individuals to keep their sensitive personal information safe and secure. An effective defence starts with...