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Improve Staff Productivity with Technology

June 13th, 2019

The pace of change in technology over the last three decades has been staggering. We can now carry thousands of books on a device the size of a slim paperback, and the smartphone in our pocket does everything, from playing music and films, to on- the-go-emails and document editing through to a travel agent and a real-time map.

What are 2-step and 2-factor authentication?

May 31st, 2019
What are 2-step and 2-factor authentication?

In the digital age, cybersecurity should be one of the top priorities for anyone who goes online. One way is to vet those who are trying to access your systems. But when it comes to verifying users’ identity, many are unaware of the two kinds of authentication measures available.

IT Security Terms You May Need to Know

May 25th, 2019
IT Security Terms You May Need to Know

Jargon can be intimidating if you’re dealing with IT issues and you’re anything but techy. Running an anti-malware scan can generate auto pop-ups that leave you clueless with IT terms that sound Greek. Learning the basic concepts listed here will help you move on and not be surprised the next time that happens.

Improve Cyber Defences and Grow Sales with Cyber Essentials Certification.

May 20th, 2019
Improve Cyber Defences and Grow Sales with Cyber Essentials Certification.

What is Cyber Essentials?
Here at ATG, we always recommend businesses look into achieving either Cyber Essentials or Cyber Essentials Plus accreditation, and we have both a Plus certificate and the IASME standard, based on backup and security best practice.

Which Office 365 Plan is Best for Your Business?

May 16th, 2019
Which Office 365 Plan is Best for Your Business?

With its state-of-the-art tools and features, Office 365 helps businesses manage data, share files, and improve team collaboration. You might be thinking of using this tool to improve your operations, but with the different Office 365 plans available on the market, how can you make sure that you’ll get your money’s worth? This article will […]

Scale SME to Global Enterprise with Cloud

Scale SME to Global Enterprise with Cloud

Cloud computing is becoming increasingly popular as businesses move more of their processes online and employees work remotely, from home or across multiple devices.

The convenience of being able to access data wherever you are is part of its appeal, as are the lower costs and increased reliability.

How secure is cloud computing?

How secure is cloud computing?

What is cloud computing? Cloud computing is a way of storing data via remote servers and hosted on the internet. Previously, data storage has been limited to personal computers and local servers.

‘Clouds’ can be accessed from any device, and are available to multiple organisations or individuals (known as the public cloud), to one company (enterprise) or as a hybrid or combination of the two.

Windows 10 for Business: Pros and Cons for Professionals

Windows 10 for Business: Pros and Cons for Professionals

The next generation from 8.1, Windows 10 was officially launched for sale in July of 2015. It was designed to include new features to make it better value for customers, including new builds and upgrades on an ongoing basis – there is no charge for these.

We’ve been shortlisted for the ‘European MSP Innovation Awards’ 2019

We’ve been shortlisted for the ‘European MSP Innovation Awards’ 2019

We are happy to announce that we have been shortlisted for 'MSP of the year' at the 'European MSP Innovation Awards' 2019. Within this category, we are going up against CSI, Air IT, SysGroup and Iomart.

It is humbling to be apart of an award show which brings together the highest performing MSPs and MSSPs in the markets today as well as the distributors and vendors which serve them.

How to prepare for Windows 7 EOL (End-of-life)

How to prepare for Windows 7 EOL (End-of-life)

As of 14 January 2020, Microsoft will no longer be providing support for any users of Windows 7. This is line with their policy of 10-year life cycles for all of their software, and as Windows 7 was introduced in 2009, it has now reached its end of life date.