With a lot of us now working from home for the majority of the week, it’s a good time to have a think about what equipment we have around us and if it’s fit for long-term use. Here are our top 10 things to consider.Read More
Retail sales of Windows 7 and Windows 8 ended on Oct 31st 2014
On October 31st 2014 sales of Windows 7 Home Basic, Home Premium and Ultimate ended through the OEM licencing. It may be possible to purchase a PC with any of these preloaded but Microsoft is no longer issuing any more licences after October 31st.
Microsoft has extended the date that you can buy Windows 7 Professional by another year when itâ€™s pre-installed on a new PC.
Being able to buy box copies of Windows 8 ended on October 31st as well but some PC manufacturers will still provide this version. Typically new PCâ€™s will be supplied with Windows 8.1 as this has got the new performance and security features.
There is a Windows lifecycle fact sheet page that can be found here with more information.
Whether you’re talking to colleagues two floors up, or 200 miles away, Teams is a great collaboration tool. Even the free version can help people communicate and collaborate – either within, or across, organisations. So why should you add Teams Telephony to your package?Read More
MFA stands for Multi-factor Authentication. It means users have to provide two or more verification factors to access a resource, such as an application, online account, or VPN. If you have MFA on all your business and personal online accounts, then you are already more secure than 85% of businesses. Let’s compare the various MFA methods available and see how we can make your account even more secure.Read More