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  • Tips for Troubleshooting Business Network Slowdowns

    Slowdowns in a small business network are not uncommon. Moreover, business networks tend to slow down over time as the IT system is expanded and added to ad-hoc. Slowdowns can mean lost productivity, grumpy and frustrated staff and a headache for the IT team. So, here are a few tips ...

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  • Why Geeks Are Here to Stay

    What do Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey have in common? (Besides piles of cash) That’s right; they are all Geeks. Merriam-Webster defines geek as ‘an enthusiast or expert, especially in a technological field or activity: computer geek’. This definition is valid for the famous five ...

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  • Top 3 Small Business Technology Innovation Trends

    As a busy small business owner, it’s not always easy to keep in touch with the latest technology innovations. You’ve got a business to run, and developing technology probably isn’t one of your priorities. However, new tech will always be crucial to your business’s efficiency and growth. And, together with ...

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  • Why is IT System Integration Important?

    The importance of IT system integration increases along with a company’s growth. It’s normal for operations to add more and more software programmes. Each performs a valuable task and provides a unique service in its own right. However, IT System integration is often unwittingly ignored. Consequently, you forfeit efficiency, production, ...

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  • How the Computer Changed the Office Forever

    Computers have entirely altered the way an office works. Gone is the clatter of the office typing pools with rows of audio typists frantically bashing out letters. Most managers no longer require a dedicated secretary to get them through the week. Even the morning ritual of going through the post ...

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  • Does Your Business Need a Server?

    Firstly, congratulations! After all, you’re probably reading this because your business is growing. Therefore, so are your IT needs. That’s good news. So, you’re probably wondering if you need a business server? Perhaps your business has grown beyond two or three employees. And there’s more growth on the horizon. Moreover, ...

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  • IT Consulting – Information Technology for Business

    The rate of change in how we do business is rapidly increasing due to Information Technology. IT has become the essential framework for modern business. Moreover, properly integrated IT enables companies to innovate and thrive. On the other hand, a poorly executed IT strategy leads to a business-throttling battle with ...

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  • 5 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Small Business Phone System

    How important is it to choose the right business phone system? Extremely! Making the right choice can significantly affect your business’s success. But, wait. ‘What?’ We hear you say. Yes, the right system can mean winning more contracts, hiring fewer employees, and saving you time, money, and effort. Plus, a ...

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  • Setting Up A Reliable Business Internet Connection

    A fast and reliable business internet connection is crucial for optimum productivity. Moreover, it’s also vital for staff wellbeing and happiness. Essentially, if your staff are heading to the coffee machine every time they click on a modest-sized download, you probably need to evaluate your work internet connection. Plus, if ...

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  • Great Reasons to Outsource Your IT Solutions

    Do you remember the excitement you felt the day you started your business? Sure, the feeling was tempered with a bit of trepidation, but the buzz was incredible. Remember visualising the challenges and imagining the rewards? With this in mind, I bet there’s a good chance you didn’t foresee being ...

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  • Hard Drive Stopped Working? Don’t Panic – We Can Help!

    Most modern offices are well prepared for hard drive failures. As such, they’ll usually have backup systems in place. These might include automated regular backups being sent to the cloud or to backup servers onsite. On the other hand, for smaller operations backing up data can be a little more ...

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  • Vital Computer Maintenance Tips to Protect Your Device

    For most modern businesses, their computer system represents a hefty investment. Therefore, it’s crucial to keep that investment running smoothly and securely for as long as possible. Usually, a PC will last between three and five years with regular computer servicing. Computer servicing includes regular cleaning, hard-drive updates and virus ...

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