What is application modernisation and why is it necessary? 

The systems that we work on are constantly evolving. As technology progresses, every application will eventually reach a point where it is unable to function as it once did. These outdated ‘legacy’ systems need to be brought into the future to be able to work properly — the process of doing so is called application… Continue reading What is application modernisation and why is it necessary? 

How to Avoid These 5 Common Cloud Migration Challenges

Cloud migration is essential for businesses pursuing a digital transformation – allowing you to scale your resources and better manage your digital infrastructure. However, in order to fully utilize cloud computing, businesses still have a lot of hurdles to overcome. A bad migration strategy could, at best, slow your processes down. At worst, you risk… Continue reading How to Avoid These 5 Common Cloud Migration Challenges

What is Azure Active Directory? Complete Guide for SMBs

It is essential to ensure that your data and user accounts are secure by setting up access permissions and login security. However, identity verification can be challenging, especially in the cloud era.  That’s why Azure Active Directory is so popular with businesses of all sizes. This comprehensive identity as a service (IDaaS) solution modernises access… Continue reading What is Azure Active Directory? Complete Guide for SMBs

Why do businesses outsource their IT? Benefits & Considerations

Outsourcing your IT operations can help your business unlock new levels of efficiency whilst also cutting costs. Indeed, 24% of small businesses that outsource their IT cite increased efficiency as their main driver of adoption – according to Capital Counsellor. Why are so many businesses turning to IT outsourcing? What are the main benefits of… Continue reading Why do businesses outsource their IT? Benefits & Considerations

Automate Business Processes Easily with Microsoft Power Automate

Industry analysts believe we are amidst a fourth industrial revolution – or Industry 4.0. The way business is conducted and the techniques organisations use to cut costs and grow is changing. Now, more than ever, businesses are ripping up their outdated workflows and are looking for systems and practices that save valuable time and resources.… Continue reading Automate Business Processes Easily with Microsoft Power Automate

How to get the most out of the Azure Cloud

The Azure Cloud offers businesses of all sizes and industries functionality that can increase productivity and enable innovation whilst decreasing overall costs. This may be through replacing existing physical infrastructure or making use of next generation technologies such as AI and machine learning. However, migrating to the Azure Cloud does not guarantee cost savings as… Continue reading How to get the most out of the Azure Cloud

Why are businesses are moving to Microsoft Business Central?

As organisations strive for the utmost efficiency in their operations and wish to optimize their resource usage, enterprise resource planning – or ERP – solutions have become increasingly more sought after.  In the competitive landscape of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions, Dynamic 365 Business Central has firmly cemented itself as an agile, adaptable solution –… Continue reading Why are businesses are moving to Microsoft Business Central?

What is Data Loss Prevention? Why is it essential for your business?

What is Data Loss Prevention? Why is it essential for your business? Whilst data threats and leakages can occur in any organisation, it is small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) that are most susceptible to data loss incidents. Indeed, cybercriminals often target smaller businesses as ‘low-hanging fruit’ as a mixture of inadequate security infrastructure and insufficient staff training… Continue reading What is Data Loss Prevention? Why is it essential for your business?

The 6 worst cyberattacks of 2022 (so far)

As expected, in the first 7 months of 2022, there have been multiple major cyberattacks that have resulted in a loss of productivity, revenue or large-scale data leaks. Whilst some of the largest attacks have been in countries such as America and Ukraine, there have also been some major cyberattacks within the UK. Although these… Continue reading The 6 worst cyberattacks of 2022 (so far)

Containers vs Virtual Machines (VMs): Which is right for your business?

Containers vs Virtual Machines (VMs): Which is right for your business? Virtualization tools like virtual machines and containers are brilliant for organizations looking to get more out of their servers and cloud infrastructure. IBM believe that “virtual machine deployment has improved efficiency – and moving to containers can bring even more value.” Many see VM… Continue reading Containers vs Virtual Machines (VMs): Which is right for your business?