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Planning for Remote Working in your IT Infrastructure

In this article, we are going to review how the pandemic has changed attitudes to remote working. Additionally, we provide tips on how companies can prepare and develop a strategy to tackle future possible lockdowns. Introduction The corporate landscape is now experiencing what might be the most dramatic shift in work culture in recent history. […]

6 Things to Look for When Selecting Your IT Provider

For businesses of any size, especially small and medium-sized businesses, choosing an IT provider is a critical decision. There is a myriad of IT support companies out there but finding the right one for your business can be complicated. Not all IT providers can cater to the specific needs of your organisation. This article will […]

How businesses have had to change their online presence due to COVID-19

When we were considering what 2020 was going to look like and the ways in which we could support our customers, we certainly did not anticipate that a global pandemic would change the world seemingly overnight. As countries went into lockdown, businesses across the globe had to make quick decisions to adapt to the situation. […]

Public Cloud versus Private Cloud – here’s what you need to know.

Data is crucial to the day-to-day running and development of a company, so it needs to be backed up and stored somewhere safe. One such method that is increasingly popular is saving it to the Cloud. This essentially means storing data on hardware in an offsite physical location. The benefit is that data can be […]

VoIP, SIP Trunks and Landlines – Basic Terminology

With the upcoming BT ISDN Shutdown, more and more businesses are making the transition to VoIP. Click here for further reading on VoIP vs Landlines, the benefits of VoIP and making the switch Here are some terms you may find useful to understand. VoIP: Voice over Internet Protocol A telephone system that runs phone calls […]

Making the swap to VoIP

With BT’s imminent shutdown of its traditional telephony services, companies can make the switch to VoIP and start reaping the benefits. These include reduced charges by telecom providers and free internal calls. Accordingly, the system will use your existing internet and WAN (Wide Area Network) connections. In addition, there is no need to change phone numbers […]

VoIP, what are the benefits

VoIP or Voice over Internet Protocol – what is it? At the most basic level, VoIP means running a phone call over the internet rather than over a telephone line. In the case of a typical business phone system setup, there would be a box on the wall (the PBX) and also a number of […]

VoIP vs Landline, what is VoIP?

With 70% of business owners looking to move away from their traditional on-site PBX, to a VoIP-based telephone system, the number of businesses using VoIP is rapidly increasing.   VoIP or Voice over Internet Protocol – what is it? At the most basic level, VoIP means running a phone call over the internet rather than over […]

VoIP and BT’s ISDN Shutdown

In 2025, BT will conduct major changes to its services, as a result permanently shutting down ISDN and traditional PSTN services. This means that some existing phone systems will not work past this date. What does this mean for small-medium businesses? What alternatives are there? According to efax over 2 million UK businesses will be […]

Off-the-shelf versus a custom or bespoke website solution

First impressions matter! Who are you? What do you offer? What makes you makes you stand out from the competition. A quality website is the gateway to answering these questions, driving traffic and generating leads. That’s why having solid online presence is essential for lead generation and business growth. Off-the-shelf versus a bespoke website solution […]