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Microsoft Teams: A quick guide

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The coronavirus outbreak has changed the way we do businesses and how employees now work. With a current workforce almost entirely remote, this has led to a concern on how a business and its employees can collaborate effectively. Some applications have tried to fill the void but security still remains a concern. That’s where Microsoft Teams comes in. 
What

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Microsoft Teams VS Zoom: Which Video Conferencing App is best?

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Video conferencing applications have become invaluable to businesses during COVID-19. With a workforce almost entirely working remotely, apps such as Microsoft Teams and Zoom have become household names. Both are helping businesses to keep communication flowing and collaboration rolling through video and audio conferencing.
Many businesses will already have been using Microsoft Teams as part of their Microsoft 365 platform (Office 365 for enterprise level

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Covid-19 and the Cyber Issues of a Remote Workforce 

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The coronavirus outbreak has impacted businesses around the world whether they were ready for it or not. In March, when the government announced the mandatory shutdowns of offices across the UK, an unprecedented number of people found themselves working from home – indefinitely. As a result, organisations and IT Teams have spent the last month trying to enable an entire remote

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Supporting Your Business Remotely During Coronavirus 

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Coronavirus has dramatically changed our lives and the way we now work. Social distancing has presented our clients and businesses across London with challenges of enabling employees as a remote workforce. In addition, client contact and working with contractors adds to the complexity of keeping open communications and business continuity. 
Organisations  need to ensure employees are able to work productively from

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Coronavirus – Is Your Business Ready?

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Will working remotely keep businesses productive while helping to contain Coronavirus?
With more cases of Coronavirus across Britain, the government has estimated that up to a fifth of the workforce may be off sick during its peak in the UK. Oil giant Chevron was the first in the UK to ask its 300 staff not to come into its

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End of Support for Windows 7 in 2020 – Have an exit strategy?

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If your business is still running on Windows 7, you have some important decisions to make. Microsoft is officially ending Windows 7 support on14 January 2020. After that, you will no longer receive automatic security updates, potentially leaving your business vulnerable to viruses and other malware.
In April, it was reported by NetMarketShare that 39% of all Windows devices were

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5 Tips for Password Security: How secure is your password?

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The internet has been around for over 30 years and not surprisingly we still haven’t learnt our lesson about online password security. With so many high profile hacks last year from British Airways and TicketMaster to Reddit and Marriot, you would think we’d change our online habits.
Password security company SplashData evaluated millions of leaked passwords in the past

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