The Power of Outsourcing and Why Your Company Should

Power of Outsourcing

What do major companies like Ford, Google and Apple have in common besides being global brands? Billions of dollars in revenue probably comes to mind, but the willingness to outsource is another shared feature and what we’ll be examining in this article. If brands that have reached the level of success as those above are … Read more

The New Gatekeeper Of The Clouds

Cloud Access Security Brokers - CASB

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

4 Reasons Why You Should Pay More For Enterprise Web And App Hosting

4 Reasons Why You Should Pay More for Enterprise Web And App Hosting

You can jump on Google right now and run a search for “Enterprise Web and Application Hosting” then sit back, hold tight and be prepared for the deluge of results. There are just too many options out there.  To make matters worse reading reviews and comparisons will leave your head spinning.  Pros, cons, benefits, disadvantages, … 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

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

Did Alexander Graham Bell think it would go this far?

VOIP - Telcoms - Broadband

When Alexander Graham Bell made the infamous and experimental call to Thomas Watson in March 1876, he could not have imagined how far today’s telephony has grown. The technology today for telephones, phone systems and voice services is completely different from the device he used to call Thomas Watson on. Even in the last 2-3 years and with ISDN … Read more

Salesforce for Outlook IMAP and POP3 email servers no longer supported [Announcement]

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It has been announced by Salesforce that from Summer 2014, Salesforce will no longer support Outlook integration with email on POP3 or IMAP servers. They will only support email integration with Exchange servers and should you continue to use Salesforce with POP3 or IMAP email (or attempt to install Salesforce) you will receive the error message “Salesforce … Read more

Dropbox and Microsoft team up – finally! [Announcement]

Microsoft and Dropbox joint venture for Business IT

Dropbox and Microsoft team up – FINALLY! Amazing news! And about time too! As a solutions partner with both Dropbox and Microsoft this will really help us help our clients leverage the power of Dropbox Business and Office 365 all in one place. Currently we have to set them up on both platforms for use independently so … Read more

The changing methods and impact of communication in our IT-integrated world

Before the existence of the internet there were not too many methods of communicating in a fast and efficient way. If you were not face to face with a person, you would make a telephone call or perhaps write a letter and although we still use the telephone, or more favourably in the last 10 … Read more