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8th August 2012
Changing IT service provider doesn't have to be a hassle

As easy as changing IT service provider Are you thinking about changing IT service provider? Is your business currently paying too much? Are you not getting the level of service you would expect? It might be something that you have been thinking of doing for a while but perhaps you are concerned that the hassle of the change-over far out-weighs t...

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17th July 2012
Switch2IT Director does 10 mile run and parachute jump for charity

Well done Daniel! This summer, Switch2IT's Director Daniel Piggott has taken a few days away from information security, networking, IT project management and technical support to do a 10 mile run and a parachute jump for charity. In July, Daniel was not only set to jump out of a plane for The Alzheimer's Society but also take on the New F...

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4th July 2012
Switch2IT urges you to back up weekly and shop around for IT support services

"Back up and be wise," advises Switch2IT We've seen numerous reports of businesses losing data quite simply because they have not been backing up their work. While we offer excellent data recovery services, it is much better that you take precautions not to lose your data in the first place; hard drive data recovery can be nail biting stuff! O...

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25th June 2012
Our plea to Twitter- improve user experience, decrease malware threats

Twitter, where is this link taking me? Have you ever been pursuing your Twitter timeline and seen something that peaks your imagination, only to click on a link and find that it takes you somewhere you weren't expecting or to be bombarded by pop-ups? This seems to be a bugbear for many users of the social networking platform and an issue that ...

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7th June 2012
Protect your Business with Web Hosting from Switch2IT

Switch2IT are technical support specialists offering a complete IT support service to businesses in London, Surrey, Sussex, Hampshire and Kent. One of these IT Services is low cost web hosting with the additional bonus of IT security, designed to set your mind at ease. We offer web hosting to businesses, which consists of webspace, domain managemen...

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29th May 2012
Switch2IT considers wallpaper as an IT security solution

Hackers to get pasting from anti-WIFI wall paper We thought we would go for something a bit off the wall for this article- aherm, sorry! Have you heard that there is a new type of wallpaper on the horizon that could help support IT security? The Switch2IT technical support team is very intrigued... It is true, researchers from two French institutio...

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10th May 2012
Switch2IT Director attends Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research

Switch2IT Director educated at Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research We're very proud to announce that Royal Holloway, University of London, has been recognised for its excellent cyber security research and been named an Academic Centre of Excellence in Cyber Security Research by the British intelligence agency Government Co...

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19th April 2012
Switch2IT considers cloud computing and the associated IT security issues

What is Cloud Computing? You can think of cloud computing as the delivery of computing as a service instead of a product, whereby shared resources, software, and data are provided to computers and similar devices via a network. End-users will usually access cloud based applications through a web browser or a mobile app while software and data are s...

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4th April 2012
Switch2IT's Top Tips to avoid IT security risks associated with free WIFI

Holiday time is just around the corner and this got the Switch2IT team thinking about how we might help business owners and other professionals avert the potential IT security risks presented by free WIFI, which tempts us while away from the office. Free WIFI might seem like a bonus and we are sure that many business owners will use it when away to...

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16th March 2012
Switch2IT warns about data security scams and computer viruses

As IT service providers specialising in digital investigations, Switch2IT are only too aware of scams, tricksters and hackers just waiting to catch out Internet users. We recently saw a chart released by the Better Business Bureau via Mashable. This chart reveals the biggest scams of last year. We thought we would share the top internet scams with ...

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Work Smarter With These 5 New Year Tech Resolutions

Work Smarter With These 5 New Year Tech Resolutions 2019 is here. You are looking for a fresh start – a smarter, quicker way of doing things. But with work piling up after the festive break things can easily feel a bit daunting. The good news is, it need not be. Here are a few of our simple tech hacks to freshen up your business approach and...

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19th December 2018
Top Technology or Total Turkey?

Top Technology or Total Turkey? Have you ever sat down for Christmas dinner and wondered: How did my turkey get here? Well, blockchain is now helping to shine some light on the question. While we prefer a dollop of bread sauce with our turkey roast, blockchain does seem to have something pretty tasty to offer. American food giant Cargill has laun...

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26th November 2018
Switch2IT and say au revoir to your cybersecurity concerns

Switch2IT and Say Au Revoir to Your Cybersecurity Concerns We have heard of cutting off your nose to spite your face but giving Google the guillotine to encourage cybersecurity… While the Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace was announced earlier this month, it seems the USA is among those not so quick to sign its name away. In ...

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13th October 2018
Are you Getting the Best from Technology in the Workplace?

Did you know, the average person touches their mobile phone more than 2000 times a day? Yikes, and we wonder why workers are not getting those tasks done! How productive are UK businesses really? While some believe that the digital revolution is in its infancy and others feel that productivity is not yet being measured as it should, there is a cam...

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