On May 11th 2021, Microsoft released a series of fixes that aimed to seal approximately 55 security holes within the Windows operating system and other software. The main concern of the initial weakness was that it could be exploited by malware to take complete control over the weakened and vulnerable system without the need of a user. Normally malware will attack a user’s system through the help of the user e.g. clicking on an infected file or link.
As we are all aware, technology is something that we heavily rely on to keep our businesses and their processes running smoothly. With the current circumstances, it has only proven further that we need technology in order to be able to work anytime and from anywhere whilst being equipped with everything in order to be able to work efficiently away from the office. If businesses are unable to adapt and keep up to date with their technology, they will face quite a few challenges such as decrease in productivity, dissatisfied customers or operational failure.
IT services can not only be time consuming but also costly. When you are investing in IT services you should predict and calculate the operating expenses that will need to be covered which will only continue to increase as your business continues to grow. However, when you outsource IT services you are in control of your IT costs and all of the expenses tend to come at a fixed set cost. Solutions4IT also provides remote assistance and tailor-made services which are ideal for remote working and to help your businesses improve its systems and processes to achieve your distinct goals.
It may seem complicated to grasp what exactly IT support companies do especially when you are choosing the right one for you and your business. As technology continues to innovate the business world and change the way that we are working on a daily basis, we need to ensure that we are keeping up-to-date with all the different IT strategies especially those used by our competitors.
We’ve all been told that a Managed Print Service/Solution can save your business up to 30%, 40%, 50% and more off its print costs and with most businesses spending between 5-11% of their annual turnover on printing, it’s all very tempting but, perhaps, when you are bombarded by calls and emails from companies trying to offer their version of a “MPS” (Managed Printing Service) it can be confusing and sometimes seem almost too good to be true.
As cyber attacks are becoming much more frequent in the recent years, we are beginning to truly see the importance of Cyber Essentials within our business. Our Cyber Essential expert Gareth Guest is going to answer some of your frequently asked questions!