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.

Santa sitting at a computer

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.

hand turning off mobile phone

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.

Barcelona shore front

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.

blinking eye with European Union iris

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.

windows products circling round onscreen.

2 November 2018

Why you need professional help when Windows updates

The latest Windows 10 update has caused a lot of unexpected problems – you need professional assistance to avoid them.

animated motherboard

19 October 2018

From ‘The Apprentice’ to IT Technician

It’s been 3 months since Morgan came to Shackleton from an Apprentice IT engineering role at St Andrews University, where he was part of a 100-strong team supporting students, academics and support staff who, in the main, were using identical systems.

animated lines forming the V&A Dundee building

8 October 2018

V&A Partner with Shackleton for IT Support

Shackleton Technologies has been working with Design Dundee Ltd, the organisation setup to deliver the V&A Museum of Design in Dundee, since early 2017 after winning the IT Support tender.