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9 12, 2015

Do you value IT?

By |2015-12-09T11:02:13+00:00December 9th, 2015|Infrastructure, IT Consultancy, IT Support, Managed Services, Smarter Working|0 Comments

I have been advising SME's on IT for many years now and from experience, I know they can be split into two categories - Companies that value IT and companies that don't. So the question to you Mr/Mrs Business owner is - Are you realising the investment you have made it IT? or to put [...]

25 11, 2015

How to Plan Your IT Budget in 4 Steps

By |2017-04-07T09:16:57+00:00November 25th, 2015|Smarter Working, Solutions, Technology|0 Comments

In the world of business, money makes the world go round. I shouldn't have to tell you that, but it's important to note regardless as tech companies - when starting out - have been known to bite off more than they can chew. It's fairly easy to do, and unfortunately contributes to that grim statistic [...]

23 11, 2015

How to Take Control of a Chaotic IT Strategy

By |2017-04-07T12:20:07+00:00November 23rd, 2015|IT Consultancy, IT Support, Managed Services, Smarter Working|0 Comments

While your IT strategy (or indeed any form of business strategy) should be taken seriously lest you doom yourself to failure, we understand the process of forming what is often a complex series of plans, failsafes and otherwise can be a daunting and stressful task. However there are ways to take control of the madness [...]

10 11, 2015

5 Simple Steps to Forming Your IT Strategy

By |2017-04-07T12:29:54+00:00November 10th, 2015|Design, Infrastructure, IT Consultancy, Smarter Working, Solutions|0 Comments

Lock your doors, draw the curtains and hunker down, soldier; it's time to define your IT strategy! Wait, what do you mean you haven't got one yet? Are you aware that an IT strategy is one of the cornerstones of a successful business? Regardless whether you answered yes or no to that question, you've found [...]

9 11, 2015

5 Factors that Could Affect Your IT Strategy

By |2017-04-07T09:52:03+00:00November 9th, 2015|IT Consultancy, Security, Smarter Working, Solutions, Technology|0 Comments

You've got the best IT strategy in the world, and that's a fact. It's genius, foolproof and will take my business into the 22nd century... At least, that's would you'd like to tell yourself. Maybe you already do, and that's wonderful. But let's dial it back a bit; no IT strategy is foolproof. There's always [...]

13 10, 2015

IT Strategy for SMEs

By |2017-04-07T10:30:09+00:00October 13th, 2015|IT Consultancy, IT Support, Smarter Working|0 Comments

Information Technology and the way we use it is changing. For years, SMEs have seen IT as an overhead and a cost to the business and complained when they had to buy something new! Thankfully this is no longer the case, and in fact without IT and IT services 99% of businesses would cease to [...]

30 09, 2015

How to Reduce Data Storage Costs

By |2017-04-07T09:59:04+00:00September 30th, 2015|Security, Smarter Working, Technology|0 Comments

The Problem One inevitability in business is that data will grow, how fast and at what rate is unknown. One thing we do know, is that 80% of your new data growth will be unstructured. What exactly do we mean by unstructured data? Brochures, Videos, Word and Excel documents not created within a CRM or ERP system, PDF, [...]

1 12, 2014

Ten Reasons Why You Need a Remote Working Strategy

By |2016-10-26T08:46:12+00:00December 1st, 2014|Collaboration, Smarter Working, Unified Communications|0 Comments

Remote workers So you’ve decided as a business that you’re going to set a policy that allows your workforce to be flexible where and when they work. The policies are written, you’ve communicated to the workforce all the different aspects of the policy. You’ve been clear that remote working is [...]

19 11, 2014

A Gateway to Smarter Working – The New Cisco BE6000S

By |2016-10-26T08:46:12+00:00November 19th, 2014|Smarter Working, Unified Communications|0 Comments

As an avid Cisco follower and yet another company I have a love-hate relationship with, I am rather excited about their latest SMB product.  In Cisco terms this would be called a ‘mid-market’ product. Finally after the mass cull of SMB products they’ve had – most of which were getting to a good level of [...]