Job Opportunity – Support Engineer (Contractor)

Business IT & New Recruits

Role The role is for a full time (9:00 – 5:30, Monday to Friday) support engineer (contractor) on a rolling 6 month contract (3 months initial). The role will require you to work remotely from your home in Manchester (all of our team work remotely) on the service desk covering 1st, 2nd and 3rd line … Read more

Even with Dropbox you still need to be prepared for a disaster

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Nowadays, file sharing such as Dropbox is almost indispensable. Not only is it available on a variety of operating systems, but all of your data can also be accessed from desktops, tablets and smartphones 24/7/365. So should you backup your Business Dropbox? We say yes. Most businesses use Dropbox and other file sharing tools on … Read more

5 Essentials your IT Support Company Should Cover for your Business

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The average IT Support contract can be baffling for the lay person. It’s easily to get lost in a bunch of jargon. It’s possible that you don’t even know what your business is actually covered for. Here’s some aspects that should be covered on your support contract. If you are aren’t, then you should ask your support … Read more

Why you should save to the Cloud and not your Desktop

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It’s been over a decade since the term “Cloud” was bandied about. Since then it has been absorbed into the social vernacular and its purpose has been made clear.  One of its more notable uses is data and information storage.  With the popularisation of apps like DropBox, Box.com and Google Drive even a luddite can … Read more

A day in the life of a business ransomware victim

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Ransomware is a nightmare come to life. It is bad enough to come to the realisation that your system has been penetrated, but the second blow in this terrifying one-two punch comes when you are suddenly locked out of certain files. Some victims of hacking, phishing and ransomware compare the experience to being assaulted due … Read more

Layered Security – Two locks are better than one

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Redundant security has been a tried and true method of decreasing or deterring breaches for hundreds of years. The Romans did it. Their forts were never guarded by just a single soldier. There would be at least two soldiers per wall, or more depending on the size of the structure being guarded. Fast forward a … Read more

May Link Roundup

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With the ever-changing landscape of IT security, it’s important to stay current. Every month, Amazing Support brings you a link roundup of relevant news and articles in the interest of keeping our customers and readers fully informed on what new or recurring security dangers exist on the internet, whilst offering the best possible solutions to maintain … Read more

United We Stand – Office 365 & Dropbox Integrations

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When two of technology’s biggest names come together, we all benefit. When Microsoft and Dropbox sat down across from each other in 2014 it set in motion events and changes that have made storing, sharing and working with our files and work so much easier. Odds are you probably had no clue whatsoever what had … Read more

The New Gatekeeper Of The Clouds

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Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB), it’s a mouthful to say so just stick to the acronym from here on out. But make no mistake, if you deal with the cloud at all (and these days who isn’t?) then you’re going to want to pay close attention because there’s a new sheriff in town and it’s … Read more

Business Cloud File Storage And The 2 To Watch This Year

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It doesn’t matter what type of business you run, information storage and security can make or break you.  This becomes more and more true as the business gets bigger and bigger.  Legally speaking, it has never been more important to protect your data and your clients data from peering eyes. Data storage devices come in … Read more

Job Opportunity – 2nd Line Support/Project Engineer

Business IT & New Recruits

Role The role is for a full time (9:00 – 5:30, Monday to Friday) second line (on-site) support/project engineer. We are a growing IT Support company based in Borehamwood that services and supports SME’s and SMB’s. The role will require you to work both at our offices on the helpdesk but primarily on-site at clients. … Read more

7 Top Tips For Business Email Productivity

7 Top Tips For Business Email Productivity

In this day and age communication mainly occurs over email, especially in a professional setting. A typical employee can have a few dozen all the way up to a few hundred emails of notifications a day. They are assaulted by a host of documents, image files, videos, meeting invites and chit chat. Their systems, both mental and … Read more