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Overcoming The Top 10 IT Challenges Facing Small Businesses in 2019 – Part 2
February 11, 2019

Overcoming The Top 10 IT Challenges Facing Small Businesses in 2019 – Part 2

We recently published a list of the top 10 IT challenges facing small business in 2019. Two weeks ago, we looked at the first 3 of these challenges in a bit more detail and provided some hints and tips on how small businesses can try and overcome these challenges themselves, whilst also showing where fully… Read full article

Top 10 IT challenges facing Small Business in 2019
January 08, 2019

Top 10 IT challenges facing Small Business in 2019

2019 is going to be an exciting year in the world of technology. Artificial Intelligence will permeate our working lives in new and interesting ways, particularly with the continuing rise of the chatbots.  Machine learning will be utilised in internet security to make security methods more active. Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality will become more… Read full article

What have Magpies got to do with technology?
December 06, 2018

What have Magpies got to do with technology?

We were fortunate enough to be invited to take part in a CBI (Confederation of British Industry) SMI Network event in Nottingham recently. The event was a round table style including some larger local SME’s such as Browne Jacobsen and Duncan & Toplis, educational institutions such as Nottingham Trent University and Nottingham College, international businesses… Read full article

Printer Problems!
October 31, 2018

Printer Problems!

A disproportionate amount of issues that our clients raise are due to printer problems. Even in the modern world of cloud-based files and electronic communication every business still needs to print from time to time. And, despite dreams of paperless offices, this is unlikely to change any time soon. However, many of you will have… Read full article

Why It’s Time To Outsource IT Support
April 26, 2018

Why It’s Time To Outsource IT Support

A year is a long time in politics, or so the saying goes. The same can be said for IT Support. In February last year we asked, ‘Is it time to Outsource IT Support’. The original article gave four signs that it might be time to outsource. All are still valid, but we think there… Read full article

Top Tech Trends for Small Business in 2018
December 14, 2017

Top Tech Trends for Small Business in 2018

Trying to predicate the future is a mugs game, but we’ve not let that put us off! So, we’ve dusted off the crystal ball and here are the five technology trends that we believe will have the biggest impact on small businesses in the coming year. Cloud services will continue to dominate Cloud computing has… Read full article

The Advantages and Disadvantages of BYOD
June 01, 2017

The Advantages and Disadvantages of BYOD

If you’re running a small business you’ll be aware of the costs of the constant updates to technology. Staff requesting the latest phone, tablet or laptop, and complaining that the ‘outdated’ technology you bought a year ago is hampering them are a constant headache, we’ve even heard of staff moving to rivals for the latest… Read full article

Get the right data storage for your growing business
May 03, 2017

Get the right data storage for your growing business

Businesses cannot successfully grow whilst neglecting their technology needs; although it is impossible to become an IT expert while remaining focused on your business. The world of IT is, of course, constantly changing. Think about cloud computing, Big Data and the Internet of Things – terms you had probably not heard even 10 years ago…. Read full article

Android Beats Microsoft As Most Popular Operating System
April 05, 2017

Android Beats Microsoft As Most Popular Operating System

A recent report from StatCounter has indicated that Google Android is now the worlds most popular operating system in terms of internet usage, beating Microsoft Windows for the first time ever. The data, which was released on Monday of this week, looked at total internet usage across all devices and put Androids market share at… Read full article

The price of IT issues.
March 23, 2017

The price of IT issues.

Small businesses rely on their information technology and any issues are certainly annoying but any loss of critical systems comes at a cost. One of the largest costs to any business is its employees. Whenever your employees are not working they are costing you money. Whilst you cannot expect all of your employees to be… Read full article

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