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Author Archive: Suzanne Townsend
SME’s represent almost 90% of businesses within the UK, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, SME’s stability and resilience is being put to the test. The crisis has demonstrated the necessity for digital transformation and a business’s ability to adopt new working practices to ensure ‘business as usual’.
Covid-19 has rapidly accelerated...Read more
The Covid-19 global pandemic has seen the largest ever annual fall in CO2 emissions as many countries have enforced lockdowns. It has been predicted by analysts that in 2020, emissions may fall by about 5%, the equivalent to 2.5bn tonnes of CO2. The UK alone has seen a fall of...Read more
During this pandemic, many businesses have had to solely rely on mobile communication as their primary communication tool as many employees are now working from home. Mobile communication has never been so important for businesses and as a result many employers are seeing a spike in call and data volumes...Read more
Many employees are now working from home and businesses have had to adapt to this change in working practice. Whilst some businesses had business continuity plans in place or employees that normally work from home, for other businesses the concept of home working is completely new and even unconsidered until it...Read more
Cybercrime has spiked since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. To adhere with government guidelines many employees are now working from home. Sadly, this leaves businesses more vulnerable to cyber security issues and criminals are taking full advantage. It is therefore essential that you are extra vigilant and ensure extra...Read more
Ofcom have brought in a number of new regulations in recent years which focus on the consumer’s needs. July 2019 saw the ‘switch of mobile communication services’ regulation which gave consumers control over contact with their existing provider, making it quicker and easier to change supplier. We are now seeing client...Read more
If your business is looking to upgrade its data connectivity, your business could be eligible to receive up to £2,500 towards the installation cost.
Demand for greater digital connectivity is constantly growing and set to continue for years to come. The purpose of the scheme is to help reach a ‘full...Read more
Information technology has transformed the way we do business, the internet is no longer a luxury but essential to the way we conduct business. How would your business cope if it were to lose connectivity?
The power of the internet cannot be overestimated, it is an invaluable asset to businesses,...Read more
In 2015 Gavin Patterson CEO, BT Group, announced BT's plan to migrate all customers to an IP network by 2025, eventually switching off PSTN and ISDN services. But what does this really mean for your business?
Your company’s telecoms system plays a crucial role in business performance and a lot of...Read more