Broadband v Ethernet – The Buyer’s Guide

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Background: The importance of Internet for the SME Today, internet connectivity plays a pivotal role in the life of the typical SME. Email has changed the way businesses communicate. Ecommerce is transforming how businesses sell their products and services. And, most recently, SMEs are turning to the cloud for data storage, business software (such as Google Docs and Salesforce) and …

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How connectivity is enabling better business for all

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Connectivity is everywhere Spotify. Netflix. Dropbox. Whatsapp. Cloud-based applications like these are part of daily life now. And the amount we use them makes constant data connection a necessity for living in the digital age. It’s no different for small-to-medium sized enterprises. All businesses are digital businesses now. Whether you sell hand carved tables or online services, you rely on …

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3 reasons why your office internet might not be running at full speed.

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There’s nothing worse than when the web grinds to a halt.  This can have a big impact if your IT services are running in the cloud. In this article we’re going to outline 3 of the top technical tips your IT provider should be offering when managing your office’s internal network. 1)  Your wifi bandwidth allocation. Most modern day wifi …

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These 2 technologies are going to change your business…

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Keeping up with the latest technologies can be difficult in today’s world.  You just have to scroll through your social feed and it’s full of the next ‘big thing’. A lot of these technologies will go nowhere and what you see on the internet is sensationalised to grab your attention for likes, shares and subscribers. Being an IT company, it’s …

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When is the right time to update your telephone system?

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It’s very easy to make a case for updating your organisation’s IT system. The latest operating systems will be faster and smarter. Updating your IT network will make it more efficient, while the latest software will bring new features. Moving forwards is usually the best direction, but often the business phone system is left overlooked. Various reasons are often cited …

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3 Killer apps included in Office 365

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Like it or not Office 365 has taken the business world by storm. Yes, Google has G-Suite which is an awesome product as well. But for most professional services Microsoft still dominates. In this article, you will learn 3 of the hottest apps included with Office365 that are rarely talked about and can drive some real efficiencies in your day to day …

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Beware and Prepare: Weather the seasonal business threats

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It’s all talk about #snow and #weatherwarnings today in Wales. Last years ‘Beast from the East’ colliding with storm ‘Emma’ was estimated to have cost the UK economy over £1 Billion per day. In terms of maintaining productivity, the unpredictable British weather can be particularly challenging for many businesses. Bad weather can test a company’s infrastructure to breaking point, often …

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