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The Millennials: How Business Can Benefit to the Emerging Workforce

Some people think that there have been several IT-led upheavals in the world since World War Two, It is undoubtedly true that the convergence of personal computing, including smart devices, digital communications and the Internet has brought tremendous sea-changes in society. The biggest changes have occurred in the first partRead More

4 ways to make your Business IT more strategic

4 Ways to Make Your Business IT More Strategic

ICT has often been considered in the same way as other support functions and not considered when making strategic decisions about the future of the business. That is not a good thing since IT can have a profound effect, positive or negative, on the business. Over the last few yearsRead More

5 Critical Business Risks Your IT Support Company Should Protect You From

Top 3 challenges in Cloud Computing and How to Overcome them

Cloud Computing is the latest flavor of the month to hit IT.  It has distinct advantages in catering for digital migration and the needs of mobile warriors. It copes easily with the needs and demands of the latest data centre technologies, and positions the organization to take full advantage ofRead More

3 Reasons Why Businesses Are Embracing HCI

Human-Computer Interaction, commonly known as HCI, refers to focus on the interfaces between devices and humans. Ease of use, attractive design are among the criteria that manufacturers need to consider when developing products. HCI has been around since the early 1980s, mainly looking at cognitive sciences and human factor engineering. Read More

5 Benefits of Server Virtualisation

Servers have come a long way since the early days.  The are now concentrated in server farms, processing Big Data and causing managers headaches with their management, including their power consumption needs. The advance of technology has, in general, meant that the physical size of servers has reduced but atRead More

Flat Backup vs Backup Less, What is the Difference?

Backup/Restore is the Cinderella of the ICT world. Not as glamorous as network security, not as rock-star as leading-edge implementations of cloud technologies, it is still an absolutely vital part of any normal operational routine. We have moved on from the days of total versus incremental backup strategies, driven mainlyRead More

Investing in cyber security for your business, is it worth it?

We read every day about new cyber exploits, large businesses have been hacked and financial information stolen, political parties have their websites defaced, fake news is proliferating, ID theft is seemingly rampant.  Our corporate and domestic email inboxes are filled with spammed rubbish. Politicians, corporate board members and individuals ensureRead More

How Cloud technology can protect you against Ransomware

The increasing adoption of Cloud Technologies, both in-house and hosted, has provided hackers and data thieves with new opportunities.  An attack that has been around for probably about ten years, ransomware, has moved from corporate and home desktops to attack cloud-based data stores. Simply put, ransomware encrypts your systems andRead More

Four Tried-And-Tested Tips In Selecting An IT Support Company

Many companies, particularly the smaller ones either can’t afford or don’t need full-time in-house ICT support. The smaller usually hope that their systems keep operating and call in support when they don’t, or the wiser ones have a support contract with an IT Support Company to provide periodic and on-callRead More

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