Reap the benefits of professional IT support in Liverpool

Harnessing the expertise of a team of IT professionals has so many advantages for your company. Streamlining the way that you do business, enhancing you and your colleagues' productivity, and keeping all of your company's vital information secure are some of the key benefits that you can enjoy with professionally managed services for your IT infrastructure.

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How can a CIO benefit your business' productivity?

Posted on May 24, 2017 by Andrew Allen

Everyone knows what role in a company CEO stands for - but what about the CIO?

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'WannaCry' Cyber-Attack - All you need to know

Posted on May 15, 2017 by Jack Whisker

After Friday's major cyber-attack hit businesses and individuals worldwide, here is all you need to know.

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Password protection tips to make you more secure online

Posted on May 03, 2017 by Jack Whisker

Cyber security is of vital importance in the modern world and creating secure passwords is at the forefront of protecting your personal accounts. It's common knowledge that people still manage to use passwords such as ‘abc123’ and ‘password’ to protect laptops and computers with sensitive information available just by guessing the correct combination.

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Credit Card data breach hits over 1,000 hotels

Posted on May 03, 2017 by Jack Whisker

Intercontinental hotels group (IHG) has announced that 1,175 US franchises have been struck by a payment card data breach. This malware attack means that guests money could have been stolen as a consequence.

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Wonga suffer one of the biggest UK data breaches

Payday loan company Wonga has suffered a data breach that’s been labelled “one of the biggest” in UK history.

Hackers are thought to have gained access to some 245,000 UK accounts, as well a further 25,000 in Poland. By comparison, the huge data breach that cost Talk Talk a record £400,000 fine impacted around 157,000 customers.

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Office 365 benefits for small businesses

Ask any Chief Technology Officer these days about their company’s current IT strategies and the answer will almost certainly include the word “cloud”.

We’ve certainly come a long way since the late 90s when Larry Ellison, head of Oracle Corporation, tried to persuade the market to buy into thin computing. The idea was to have a diskless computer (known as a network computer) that connected to a server or to the cloud.

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DIY Ransomware for criminal wannabes

Criminals no longer need to risk having their collar felt while climbing out of someone’s window – they can simply get hold of some ready-made ransomware designed to help them commit fraud.

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Microsoft Word tips to increase productivity

Time saving tricks in Microsoft Word can increase your productivity by reducing the time you spend editing documents. You may have seen these kinds of shortcuts and suggestions before, but we’re sure you’ll find something new in the list below.

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Microsoft training helps form UK’s digital future

Now that at least 92% of jobs in the UK require some form of digital skill, candidates need to be comfortable and confident with the latest technology.

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