Proofing your Business against Local Disaster - Fire and Water

21 February 2019

Fire at St Andrews University - Proofing your Business Against a Local IT Disaster

When the Biomedical Sciences Building at the University of St Andrews caught fire, years worth of research was at risk. Is your business's IT disaster planning strategy up to scratch? Do you have one?

The IT Subscription Model

14 February 2019

The Subscription Model is Here to Stay

The information technology industry is increasingly using the 'subscription model' to charge clients for services and products provided. In this way, world class IT security and business continuity solutions are now much more accessible to businesses.

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1 February 2019

Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee or London - Wherever You Are We Can Support Your Business

Remote access tools are faster and far more useful and practical than ever before, and our skilled engineers can provide remote support to clients located in London, every bit as well as we can to more “local” clients in Dundee, Edinburgh or Glasgow.

A List of New Year Resolutions

17 January 2019

New Year Resolution for Your Business - Microsoft Products EoSL

Twelve months from now, several mainstream Microsoft products go end of life, including Windows 7, Windows Server 2008/R2 and Exchange Server 2010. Don’t wait until it’s too late, now is the time to set budgets and put your business’ new year resolution into practice.

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20 December 2018

A Christmas Message from Shackleton Technologies

As we all get ready for the festive break, we thought it would be nice to start our Christmas message with a very topical, yet little-known fact about Reindeer...

smoke coming from State of California

17 December 2018

California Wild Fires – The Devastating Impact

The California wildfires of 2018 were the worst on record. Many of the homes will be rebuilt, but many of the businesses affected will never recover.

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6 December 2018

Communicate Better – Lose Your Mobile

Here at Shackleton, we really enjoy meeting people. Existing clients, prospective clients, partners, friends - they’re important to us and we want them to know that.

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23 November 2018

What Happened in Barcelona Doesn’t Stay in Barcelona

A few of us from Shackleton visited Barcelona recently to attend DattoCon 2018, a 3-day European event for IT managed service providers like us, who wish to grow their business. It was an action-packed agenda of non-stop learning and networking.

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8 November 2018

GDPR: It’s real, it’s expensive and it applies to you too

The hype surrounding GDPR has died down since go-live – but there are warning signs that the ICO is cracking down.