Adobe Flash Player will reach end of support on 31st December 2020, at which point Adobe will no longer update or distribute Flash Player and all major browsers will not allow Flash Player plugins.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.
Apple are changing the validity check for TLS certificates from the 1st September 2020, this will affect all renewals after this point in time.Read More
With a large spotlight being shined on the technologies being used for working from home, we have taken this opportunity to talk about securing Microsoft Teams and best practice surrounding the data held within.Read More