Category: Technology

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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 Staff requesting the latest phone, tablet or laptop, and complaining that the ‘outdated’ technology you bought a year ago is hampering them are a constant headache, we’ve even heard of staff moving to rivals for the latest… Read full article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

Keyboard shortcuts to save you time
March 21, 2017

Keyboard shortcuts to save you time

Windows 10 includes lots of keyboard shortcuts that can save you time. These often replace multiple mouse clicks. Whilst not all of these will be useful, and memorising them all would be a bit of a task, learning and using the ones that are most important to you is a great way to enhance your Windows… Read full article

Networking your computers. A Guide for Small Businesses
March 15, 2017

Networking your computers. A Guide for Small Businesses

If you are looking to increase efficiency and collaboration in your business and you are not currently operating a secure network then it’s something you need to consider. Your IT provide network installation services across Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, and Sheffield and have installed and configured networks for numerous businesses of different sizes. So we’re well… Read full article

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