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NCSC: Small business guide to cyber security

NCSC: Small business guide to cyber security

UK small businesses can shield themselves from potential online attacks, thanks to a new guide created by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). For those that may not know; NCSC provides advice and support for the public and private sector on IT security.

Public WiFi Security – How safe is it and how to protect yourself

December 5th, 2018
Public WiFi Security – How safe is it and how to protect yourself

In today's modern IT world with the advancement in cloud technologies and improved connectivity, we have the flexibility to work from anywhere. So why not work from your local independent cafe while eating your favourite cake, or sitting on a beach in The Caribbean?

Working on public wireless networks has its dangers, the problem with open networks is you can’t be entirely sure that the network is actually a legitimate public Wi-FI network and not one set up by a cybercriminal in an attempt to trick people into connecting.

Why do you need to back up your Office 365 data?

Why do you need to back up your Office 365 data?

On October 29th I attended DattoCon18 in Barcelona, joining over 700 people from all around Europe for what was the largest event held of its type in Europe. DattoCon is an MSP-centric event which takes place bi-annually with an event held in the United States during June followed by an event in Europe during October.

What is CSAT and why is it important to us?

What is CSAT and why is it important to us?

The key factors for any prospering business are customer satisfaction, ensuring the service level provided is up to standard and allowing an area for feedback for customers to voice their opinions. When it comes to measuring customer satisfaction, we use CSAT.
What is CSAT?
CSAT is an abbreviation of ‘customer satisfaction’ and is a key performance indicator that tracks how satisfied customers are with your organisation’s products and/or services.

Black Friday: How to shop safely online

Black Friday: How to shop safely online

Unfortunately, where there is cash there are criminals. The last thing you want after spending your hard-earned money on sweet deals is for them to go sour due to cybercrime. Here is some food for thought for consumers to bear in mind when snapping up those discounted items on Black Friday.

ATG Charity Football Marathon.

ATG Charity Football Marathon.

I'm sure that you're aware by now that as a company we're big on charity and love raising funds & awareness on worthy causes. This year our chosen charity for July 18-19 is The Stroke Association and our most recent initiative truly put the fitness of our team to the test.

Browser security for business data

Browser security for business data

The internet isn't for the naive. It's a wild place of dangerous creatures like malware, scams, and hackers. And as any business owner, today would know, data is everything. If you or your employees browse the net unprotected, this valuable resource is threatened by cyber attacks.

Why a technology business review is vital

November 6th, 2018
Why a technology business review is vital

Identifying opportunities in all areas of business is vital for growth, but one area that’s often overlooked is technology. Although it’s easy to adopt an “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” attitude with IT, conducting regular technology business reviews is a must.

Halloween with the Stroke Association

Halloween with the Stroke Association

Yesterday we were up to some mischief in the office, each of our employees donated £5 each to see Mark (the boss!) dress up in a costume of our choice! So you know we had to pick him out something good aha.

This year we dressed him up as the male alter ego of Dorothy from the renown Wizard of Oz and they definitely weren't in Kansas anymore.

Which business computers are best?

October 9th, 2018
Which business computers are best?

We know that IT plays a big role in reaching your small- and medium-sized business (SMB) milestones. When it comes to hardware, you don’t need to be an IT expert to find the best possible solution. Here’s a concise and helpful guide to the best hardware for your SMB. Portability Laptops allow you to keep […]