Still using Windows XP?

2016-11-03T13:20:16+00:00 By |

If you are still using Windows XP then you now have less than a year before Microsoft will end all support for this operating system. Windows XP was available for general release in December 2001 so it's been around for a long time now. Support will cease on 8th April 2014. Support for Office 2003 will also cease on this date. What does this mean to you? Users will no longer receive any new security updates, hotfixes and support (free or paid) from Microsoft. Microsoft has already ended mainstream support of Windows XP as of April 2009. After April 2014, [...]

Internet and Network Based Security Threats

2016-11-03T13:20:16+00:00 By |

How safe are you when working online? Are you safe from malicious software or hackers trying to gain access to your systems. Are you safe when opening an email, browsing the internet or copying files from a memory stick? Download our whitepaper to discover the threats found in a typical business environment and how to start tackling them. We offer a full range of products and services to ensure that you keep safe online. Contact us today for a free consultation.

Gmail has blocked me – what can I do?

2016-11-03T13:20:16+00:00 By |

It's likely that you are reading this because Google have blocked your IP address as they have identified your IP address as a source of spam emails. So, basically, you can't send email to any Google accounts. First things first. Why did Google blacklist you? Google don't do this lightly. You have either been sending large amounts of email to Google accounts over a short period (in which case stop it!) or more likely you have some MalWare on one of your PCs that is doing this without your knowledge. So before we look at how to request you are [...]

Microsoft Small Business Specialists

2016-11-03T13:20:16+00:00 By |

When you are focussed on growing your business and being more competitive it's essential that you have IT systems that you can rely on. If  you are considering investing in or upgrading to new technology, you want to be sure that you're buying what you need and that it will meet your expectations. Which is why you should talk to an IT specialist before you buy. Microsoft Partners include Small Business Specialists, who specialise in helping start up and small-to-medium businesses with 5 or more PCs, tackle their business challenges through IT solutions. As Microsoft Small Business Specialists we are [...]

Good Password Practices

2017-11-12T17:43:51+00:00 By |

With the rise of brute force attacks (automated attempts to crack passwords) on the rise. There has never been a better time to review the passwords you use. It's not an easy task to choose a password. Your password should be fairly long and shouldn't be one that can be guessed. However, you do need to be able to remember it! Here are a few pointers on how to choose a good password: First and foremost - choose a password that would be hard to crack. Never share your password Don't use the same password for all of your accounts [...]

How to make your PC run like new

2016-11-03T13:20:16+00:00 By |

Nothing quite gets to you like a slow computer. When you bought your PC it was nice and quick but over time it's just got slower and slower.... sound familiar? Well it may be that your PC is a few years old and time for a replacement but there may be life in the old dog yet! We manage all of the PCs on our customers network with our IT support services, to ensure that they are running at the optimum level. But if you want to speed up your own PC it can be quite simple and it's worth trying [...]

We are now Microsoft Authorised Education Resellers

2016-11-03T13:20:19+00:00 By |

We are pleased to announce that we are now authorised education resellers. With a number of customers already in this sector, it made sense for us to add the Microsoft educational licenses to our portfolio. This will allow us to build on our existing knowledge with the educational and non-profit sectors.

Now offering CCTV Solutions

2016-11-03T13:20:19+00:00 By |

We are pleased to announce that we are now providing integrated CCTV solutions for our clients. We have a very wide range of business grade CCTV solutions available - tailored completely to your needs.

Our new webstore is now online

2016-11-03T13:20:19+00:00 By |

Due to increased demand from our clients we have now opened our online store - allowing you to purchase IT products from us 24x7. We will be adding more products to the store as they become available.