19/07
2019
Why spear phishing could be a threat to your business
Posted by Elaine Bellamy on 19/07 at 10:00 AM Security,
Why spear phishing could be a threat to your business

Recent reports have revealed a new strain of malware has been making the rounds and infecting desktops and IT systems. The virus, called Astaroth, has been around since late 2017, but has been limited to Africa and Europe with most attacks occurring through spear...

16/07
2019
Help for patients trying to reach GP surgeries on the phone
Posted by Jane Atkins on 16/07 at 10:00 AM Healthcare,
Help for patients trying to reach GP surgeries on the phone

With a growing number of patients struggling to get hold of their GP, what can surgeries do to reverse the trend? Nearly 32% of 770,000 people surveyed by NHS England said it was not easy to get through to their GP surgery on the phone. This year’s figures reveal...

12/07
2019
Do you need to change your phone system to use SIP?
Posted by Colin Woods on 12/07 at 10:00 AM Cloud hosted telephone systems, SIP,
Do you need to change your phone system to use SIP?

The short answer is...it depends! Businesses still using traditional phone lines, like ISDN, will have no doubt received calls from their own supplier and other telecoms companies that these services will be switched off by BT in 2025 and new orders for these services...

09/07
2019
Q&A: Windows 7 end of life – why your business should take note
Posted by Chris Wheeler on 09/07 at 10:00 AM IT services, Surface,
Windows 7 end of life

Microsoft made a commitment to provide 10 years of product support for Windows 7 when it was released on October 22, 2009. When this 10-year period ends, Microsoft will discontinue Windows 7 support so that they can focus investment on supporting newer...

05/07
2019
What will schools be investing in for the next academic year?
Posted by Khaled El-Din on 05/07 at 10:00 AM Data networks, Education, Internet connectivity, Telephone systems, Web filtering, Wi-Fi,
School IT spend terms 201920

With the 2018/19 academic year coming to a close, I thought I would take a look at the education market, what the IT and communications trends are and what schools are buying despite their financial challenges. Even though budgets are tight, the Institute for Fiscal...

02/07
2019
Our guide on switching from ISDN to SIP
Posted by Caroline Moore on 02/07 at 10:00 AM SIP,
Guide - Switching from ISDN to SIP

With the end of ISDN approaching, more businesses are moving to the future of busines voice services, SIP. We have created a quick short guide for those on the first step of the journey to SIP to help them understand the benefits, such as: Free calls to UK...

28/06
2019
Webinar - Collaborate - enhance your meetings, conferencing & messaging solutions
Posted by Laurie Coleman on 28/06 at 10:00 AM Cloud hosted telephone systems, Unified communications,

How you could use cloud-based communication and collaboration tools to transform your meetings? As businessess become more agile in the way they respond to customers it becomes apparent that they need to manage multiple channels of enquiries quickly and with...

25/06
2019
Flexible suppliers are needed for primary care networks
Posted by Jane Atkins on 25/06 at 10:00 AM Healthcare, Healthcare,
Flexible suppliers are needed for primary care networks

Healthcare organisations have gone through many changes. I remember back to the day of health authorities and primary care trusts, while clinical commissioning care groups (CCGs) are now in place with groups of GP surgeries joining together beneath this level to form...

21/06
2019
Webinar - Linking schools with a cloud-hosted telephone system
Posted by Laurie Coleman on 21/06 at 10:00 AM Education, Education,

In the last 30-minute webinar in our education series, I gave an overview of how schools can link together and find cost savings with a cloud-hosted telephone system. As schools' funding is consistently being squeezed, our webinar looked closed at the benefits of a new...

18/06
2019
How working with shared documents with Office 365 can improve teamwork
Posted by Ash Khagram on 18/06 at 10:00 AM Cloud services, Office 365, Surface,
How working with shared documents improves teamwork

Our small, but effective, marketing team works on a multitude of projects, spreadsheets, PowerPoints and images all stored within our secure corporate network. Until a year ago, we used to keep a Word document in a central location and crowd around a computer to update...

14/06
2019
Webinar - Flexible web filtering and data backup for schools?
Posted by Colin Woods on 14/06 at 11:00 AM Cloud services, Education, Web filtering,

Safeguarding is still a constant priority for schools. With more devices and platforms available to students, the opportunity to exploit them has increased at an alarming rate. While conventional methods of monitoring might suit your basic needs and act as a reaction...

11/06
2019
Convert to a converged communications environment and one bill from one supplier
Posted by Aaron Davis on 11/06 at 10:00 AM Internet connectivity, Landlines and calls,
Convert to a converged communications environment and one bill from one supplier

If your business uses multiple providers for your communication services, then you may be familiar with the pain of making a change to them. For example, co-ordinating multiple providers can be a headache if you are moving premises. Not only do you need separate...

07/06
2019
Wide area networks for schools - linking your MAT and federation
Posted by Rudi Weiss on 07/06 at 10:00 AM Data networks, Education,

With schools’ budgets being reduced year on year, finding cost and productivity savings and additional resources can be a time-consuming task. Business managers, bursars and IT teams don't always have the time to investigate the latest developments in IT and communications...

04/06
2019
UK small businesses remain vulnerable to cyber-attack
Posted by Elaine Bellamy on 04/06 at 10:00 AM SMEs, Cyber security, Cisco Umbrella,
UK small businesses remain vulnerable to cyber-attack

Multiple cyber-crime surveys are undertaken every year to ascertain how many businesses are affected and how it has cost them. I have picked out two that both confirm that small businesses or SMEs are the most vulnerable. Research from Beaming revealed two thirds of UK...

31/05
2019
Why should businesses record calls?
Posted by Sarah Wilson on 31/05 at 10:00 AM Call recording,
Why should businesses record calls?

Imagine trying to run a business via Snapchat. Customers, colleagues and suppliers sending you important messages and you can only read them once and then they disappear: order details, agreements, advice and support are gone forever! Thankfully, we have email to...

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