Cyber Security Awareness

19 June 2019

Business Cyber Security - The Danger Within!

Cyber security issues are the single biggest threat to businesses all over the globe. Make sure your business has a robust strategy in place including antivirus, antispam, and web filtering.

Baltimore Held to Ransom by RobbinHood Virus

3 June 2019

The Cautionary Tale of Baltimore and the Ransomware

When the city of Baltimore suffered a major malware breach, almost every government system was taken offline...

hands of man taking a computer card out of computer

27 May 2019

Q&A With Lee Sexton - Senior Escalations Engineer

Don't be afraid of technology, it's not scary! 8 questions with Lee Sexton, Shackleton's new Senior Level 3 Escalations Engineer.

A padlock with a timer illustrating password security

16 May 2019

Bad Password Habits Place your Business at Risk of Cybercrime

Passwords are often the only security applied to your systems and applications – these mistakes could cost your business dearly

Proactive Monitoring of your IT Infrastructure Can Save you a Fortune

10 May 2019

Proactive Monitoring of your IT Systems can save you a Fortune...

It’s not sexy, but proactive IT monitoring significantly reduces the risk of costly outages and failures

Ransomware and its effect on your business

3 May 2019

Ransomware - How Does your Business Reduce Risk?

Ransomware is a real problem for business. Datto, one of the world's leading providers of IT and business continuity solutions, recently produced a report with 84% of responding managed service providers reporting they had witnessed SMB clients struck by ransomware over a 2 year period.

Hosted Desktops Could Benefit Your Business

25 April 2019

Could 'Hosted Desktop' Technology Future-Proof Your Business Computers?

As PCs get older they slow down, affecting productivity in the process. Could thin client technologies solve that problem?

EoSL Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

17 April 2019

Microsoft Products – End of Service Life (EoSL) – January 14th 2020

It seems like only the other day we were lamenting the demise of Windows XP and now, here we are, heralding the death knell for another two Microsoft stalwarts, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2.

IT Security - More than Viruses

10 April 2019

IT Security - More Than Just Viruses

Many SMEs approach information technology security in terms of what they can actually see, like ransomware taking over their PCs. But some security risks are much more subtle...