6 Excellent Ways Managed Services Can Work For Your Home

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Residential Managed Services Wouldn’t it be great to know you could access the internet from every room in the house – including the outdoor entertaining areas? How about printing wirelessly from wherever you happen to be? Many homes are embracing the flexibility of having multiple devices and users, but with each new addition come increased headaches when trying to make …

10 tech things you should have documented for your Business

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When your business experiences IT downtime there are four area’s affected: Sales: If your website is down or your server down – orders can’t be placed. One hour of downtime can cost thousands of dollars for some businesses. Productivity: When your server or internet goes down you lose access to your company data, emails, applications that process orders or track …

Windows Vista End-of-Life: What This Means For Your PC

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On 11th April 2017, Microsoft have ceased all support and security patching, just like they did with previous Windows versions. Naturally, you’re rather attached to your current operating system and not exactly leaping for joy at this news! Unfortunately, the longer your computer goes without an upgrade, the higher the chance of a complete system breach. While you’re watching the …

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6 Most Common Causes of Slow Internet Connections

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More and more applications are going into the cloud so its very important to ensure you have a good intenet connection.  Slow internet can result in frustrated users and cause delays in tasks which results in low productivity. There are many contributing factors to consider with slow internet and here are some of the top causes  Incorrect Plan – There …

Keeping your PC updated

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If your computer isn’t regularly updated it put a huge risk on your computer being compromised and can potentially allow hackers to exploit your PC and get access to your personal information and data. There are many types of updates you need to setup and its not just windows updates you need to worry about. Adobe Flash and Reader, Java …

7 Common SEO Mistakes to avoid

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Running a website can be hard work and trying to get them to rank well in search engines can be even tougher. Here are 7 Common SEO mistakes to avoid when dealing with your website. You skip the keyword brainstorming phase Skipping the keyword phase is probably the biggest mistake made in the website creation plan. By not researching keywords …

Should You Move Your Business To The Cloud?

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Is your Business Cloud Ready? Cloud computing is a concept that could possibly save your business a lot of money on software, hardware, upgrades and services. Rather than purchasing hardware and software for your office, you can use “the cloud” or “Software As A Service” to put your programs on a highly secure “super-server” online. All you need at your office is …

How business continuity plans can fail

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Your service provider, who you have tasked with looking after your company’s IT, has kept your business up and running for the past 10 years. Usually, that kind of longevity in developing continuity plans has resulted to some providers overlooking or underestimating certain issues. Here are some of them. Over-optimistic testing The initial testing attempt is usually the most important …

5 Smart Tips To Keep Your Smartphone Safe

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5 Smart Tips To Keep Your Smartphone Safe For better or worse, we are practically “married” to our phone these days. It goes everywhere we go. It has access to our most private conversations and key financial data. It holds some of our most precious memories, in the form of pictures, sound recordings and video. And yet, there are those …