The Polar Academy On Location in the Arctic

17 October 2019

Polar Academy's Craig Mathieson Speaks at Discovery Point

Shackleton Technologies recently had the pleasure of hosting an event to raise awareness in the Dundee and Angus area for The Polar Academy, a Scottish charity created to help young adults become leaders of the future.

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25 September 2019

Q&A with Leandra Cresswell - Service Desk Controller

Leandra joined the Shackleton team in July as a Service Desk Coordinator. Many of you will have spoken with Leandra when phoning our service desk team so we thought it’s time for you to get to know her better via our series of team interviews.

19 September 2019

The Apps of Summer

Technology is evolving at a rapid rate and, these days, we're lucky enough to have an app to help enrich every aspect of our lives. In the post, we take a look at all the apps that help us plan the perfect summer holiday.

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...

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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.