Cloud SIEM: Your Guide to Microsoft Sentinel

Cloud SIEM: Your Guide to Microsoft Sentinel Small-to-medium businesses (SMBs) continue to be focused on improving their cloud security, and for good reason. Often, it’s assumed that enterprise-grade security tools are unnecessary for smaller firms. However, SMBs are just as vulnerable to large-scale security threats as large enterprises. Those businesses with cloud infrastructure from Azure… Continue reading Cloud SIEM: Your Guide to Microsoft Sentinel

Are you getting the most value from your cloud investment?

Are you getting the most value from your cloud investment? In 2022, European companies are dedicating an average of 25% of their IT budget to hosted or cloud-based services. Moving workloads to the cloud has many benefits for businesses, however, cost savings are always high on the agenda when businesses are considering investing in the… Continue reading Are you getting the most value from your cloud investment?

5 ways your business can make use of data and analytics

5 ways your business can make use of data and analytics In recent years, more and more businesses have been focused on deriving value from the enormous amounts of data that they collect. The way that data is used varies between businesses, from simple graphs to show sales volumes to complex AI features in modern… Continue reading 5 ways your business can make use of data and analytics

Business Continuity vs Disaster Recovery: Key similarities and differences

Business Continuity vs Disaster Recovery: Key similarities and differences At some point, all businesses will experience major disruptions or a disaster that will affect employees and their ability to work. These disruptions could be anything from a natural disaster, such as a fire or flood, to a cyberattack, such as ransomware or distributed denial of… Continue reading Business Continuity vs Disaster Recovery: Key similarities and differences

How Azure Virtual Desktop solves common business challenges

How Azure Virtual Desktop solves common business challenges Technology is most effective in a business when it is solving a problem or delivering a tangible benefit. This way it enables a clear return on investment and enables employees to spend more time growing the business, rather than dealing with technical issues. There are few solutions… Continue reading How Azure Virtual Desktop solves common business challenges

4 ways cloud telephony can improve the customer experience

4 ways cloud telephony can improve the customer experience There are many elements that need to work together to deliver an exceptional customer experience, with communication being one of the most important. Most businesses give customers a variety of communication channels to support synchronous and asynchronous communication, depending on the situation. As telephony is the… Continue reading 4 ways cloud telephony can improve the customer experience

Why endpoint security is important for your business

Why endpoint security is important for your business Over recent years, there have been major changes to the way employees work. Whilst hybrid and remote work is now commonplace, not all businesses have taken appropriate measures to secure their workforce. The changes to the workplace model have also facilitated changes to the ways that cybercriminals… Continue reading Why endpoint security is important for your business

Business Process Automation: The current state of automation in 2022

Business Process Automation: The current state of automation in 2022 Throughout history, businesses have constantly looked for ways to automate processes, to save time and money whilst increasing output. Whilst the early history of automation was typically within a manufacturing context, over the past 20 years technology has enabled businesses in all industries to automate… Continue reading Business Process Automation: The current state of automation in 2022

Your 2022 guide to migrating SQL Server to Microsoft Azure

Your 2022 guide to migrating SQL Server to Microsoft Azure As Microsoft SQL Server 2012 is reaching its end of life on July 12, 2022, businesses still using the service will have to upgrade their SQL server to a more recent instance or migrate to Microsoft Azure. If businesses do not upgrade or migrate, they… Continue reading Your 2022 guide to migrating SQL Server to Microsoft Azure

Benefits and challenges of outsourcing IT services

Benefits and challenges of outsourcing IT services Due to a number of factors, including the current digital skills shortage, many businesses have decided to outsource their IT services requirements. Especially for smaller businesses, or businesses that are rapidly growing, outsourced IT ensures that employees have access to the right technologies and tools to work effectively,… Continue reading Benefits and challenges of outsourcing IT services