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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.

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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

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

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

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?

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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

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...

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Using Information Technology to Build a World Class Team

Technology has the potential to break down barriers, cross borders and enable collaboration across the world.

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Information Technology Project Investment - Using OpEx instead of CapEx...

Funding IT infrastructure investment through operational expenditure (OpEx) rather than capital expenditure (CapEx) can be a solution for most businesses struggling with cash flow.