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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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8th March 2012
Broken router? Switch2IT can help within 24 hours

No more excuses - internet connectivity restored promptly and effectively The Switch2IT team has been using Twitter more and more to communicate with customers and potential customers as well as individuals and businesses connected with the IT support services and IT communication products industries. Using Twitter is a great way to catch up with w...

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15th February 2012
We believe effective IT support services do not need the hard sell

Switch2IT does not believe in the "hard sell" Research commissioned by Damovo UK, consisting of survey of 100 IT directors at UK organisations across multiple business sectors and with more than 1,000 employees, has revealed that the selling of IT devices has been overhyped just recently - a stance which Switch2IT does not adopt when marketing tech...

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8th February 2012
Switch2IT works with big companies to keep their data secure

Big companies should take IT data security seriously It is a common misapprehension that just because a company is large it is good at keeping its IT data secure. Safety in numbers is not a failsafe method when it comes to data security and sometimes it is worth larger companies considering a partnership with a smaller firm, such as Switch2IT, who ...

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27th January 2012
Switch2IT says Dispose of Old Smartphone Data with Care

Did you realise that when you get rid of your old smartphones some important data about you and your business could still be accessible and could easily fall into the wrong hands? Second-hand phones that have undergone factory resets and are put back on the market could even contain a minefield of data that's putting your business in a comprom...

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26th January 2012
Switch2IT's Guide to internet Connections: Medium to enterprise businesses

Making the best choice of internet connectivity for your business is very important. We are here to advise you and help you make the right choice and if you are a small business you might consider the options discussed here. If you are a growing business then you might want to look at your current Internet connectivity solution and ask yourself whe...

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3rd January 2012
The technical support experts ask: How is your Active Directory?

What is Active Directory? Most businesses will have heard of Active Directory but many might think that it just controls logins. The truth is that Active Directory is far more complex and far more integral to your business than that, and it may not be getting the attention it deserves to work effectively. Switch2IT is here to make sure that your Ac...

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2nd January 2012
Switch2IT reveals how to clean your computer from the outside in

How to clean your computer - Outside When was the last time that you gave your office a good spring clean? We realise that you are not expecting Kim and Aggie to pop in and do the white gloves test but did you know that dust and lint can clog your computer’s cooling vents, making your computer’s Central Processing Unit (CPU) overheat? ...

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28th December 2011
Switch2IT's Guide to Internet Connections: Home and Small businesses

When it comes to your business, making the best choice of internet connectivity as part of your communication solutions is key. The IT service providers at Switch2IT are here to advise you and help you make the right choice. Here is a brief look at the most common internet connections available: Dial-up modem - this is the classic connection but it...

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29th March 2019
It is time to get tough with the big boys over data privacy

It’s time to get tough with the “big boys” over data privacy You know the feeling. You have just installed or upgraded a piece of software and the first thing you are met with is a long, tedious “privacy agreement.” Does anyone have the time or inclination to sit and read every line of this sleep-inducing tome? Not us...

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20th February 2019
Are tech giants doing enough to serve their communities?

Are Tech Giants Doing Enough to Serve Communities They’ve Transformed? It is one of the great debates of our times. To what extent should giant tech companies take the ethical lead and fulfil their tax paying obligations? Indeed, the Switch2IT team has been quick to call out the “big boys” on a range of issues where they have not...

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14th January 2019
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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