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Secure your data under lock and key

Secure your data under lock and key

Secure Your Data Under lock and KeyThe data in your business is invaluable. Without it you wouldn’t have much of a business left, would you? So that data must be kept safe… and one of the best ways to do that is to encrypt it. That way, even if a cyber criminal gets...

Why Outsourced IT always beats DIY

Why Outsourced IT always beats DIY

Why Outsourced IT always beats DIYDid we ever tell you about our friend Dave? Dave’s a business owner, just like you. And, maybe just like you, Dave struggled to let go of some of the things he did in his business. Whether it’s because you’re trying to save money, you...

AI: Where could it take your business, now and in the future?

AI: Where could it take your business, now and in the future?

AI:Where could it take your business, now and in the future?Artificial Intelligence (AI) may feel futuristic and intimidating to some, but the truth is it’s neither. And it’s time for businesses to start embracing it… not just for customer support or writing emails,...

The Metaverse explained: How it could affect your business!

The Metaverse explained: How it could affect your business!

The Metaverse explained: How it could affect your businessThe Metaverse is a term that's been buzzing around the tech world for some time now, and it could revolutionise the way we live, work, and play. As a business owner, it's important that you know what the...

Human error. Your biggest cyber security risk!

Human error. Your biggest cyber security risk!

Human Error. Your biggest Security Risk!It was just an invoice. Nothing strange about that. And it didn’t ring any alarm bells that the CFO emailed the accounts team asking for it to be paid urgently to keep a supplier happy. Oh, and they’ve switched banks – so if you...

Back up your data, One day it could save your business!

Back up your data, One day it could save your business!

Back Up Your Data!It's Friday evening, you’ve shut up the office and you’re all done for the weekend. Time to head home. As you’re eating your pasta, the phone rings. And it’s the call no business owner wants to get. When you arrive back at the office, firefighters...

How to start planning a big IT Project

How to start planning a big IT Project

How to start planning a big IT Project!A major change to your IT infrastructure isn’t something to be planned in a hurry. So if you’re starting to think about ending it with your current systems and bringing your business into the 2020s, there’s plenty to think about...

All businesses should adopt MFA. Now!

All businesses should adopt MFA. Now!

All businesses should adopt MFA. Now!Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) means you need at least two pieces of information to log in to a device or an app. Perhaps a password plus a fingerprint, and possibly an extra, single-use code sent to your phone. Cyber criminals...

Learn to talk tech with our IT Jargon Buster

Learn to talk tech with our IT Jargon Buster

Learn to talk tech with our IT Jargon Buster:Does IT jargon feel like an alien language? We steer clear of tech talk as much as possible when we’re working with our clients. But next time you need help with an IT issue, it could save you a lot of time if you have a...

Shepherd IT Buyers Guide 2023

Shepherd IT Buyers Guide 2023

If you’re thinking of switching IT support companies, you must read this guide first!   Inside, you’ll discover: Why you want a partner that thinks strategically. The reasons business owners and managers like you switch IT support providers How to protect the...