TCT News

Good-Bye Microsoft Vista

Official support for Microsoft Vista runs out on 12 April 2017.  I dare say that many desktop users wouldn’t be sad to see Vista go, for this operating system was terrible, mediocre at best. Vista had a lukewarm reception when it was released in 2007, and was shoved out of...
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Key Benefits of Proactively Monitoring your IT Network

When it comes to your business network, you want your IT provider to be “on the ball” and know when there is an IT issue. Most small business owners are aware that to get the most out of their network, it should be monitored and maintained regularly. So having it...
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F-Secure Wins AV-TEST Best Protection Award for Fifth Time

F-Secure wins AV-Test best protection for the fifth time. This award reaffirms that companies who choose F-Secure’s new version of Business Suite will have proven best protection. Making it the only company in the history of AV-TEST to achieve such a distinction. The AV-TEST Best Protection award is based on...
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Christmas Message

The wonderful festival of Christmas is here again, bringing with it lots of happy moments and good wishes from family and friends. So, as you await the arrival of Santa who is bringing lots of fabulous gifts for you and your family, there is a more sinister side of Christmas...
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Upgrading Your Operating System

With a new operating system comes very important backend updates. As a user, we only see the front end of the product. Sure, it may look better, but what are they doing behind the scenes? Manufacturers regularly release updates to fix bugs, patch any possible security breaches and ensure the...
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Endpoint management doesn’t stop at your desktop

Work is no longer an activity undertaken in a defined space. The new workplace is anywhere employees can operate effectively and efficiently – and on a range of devices from a desktop PC, to laptop, tablet, or smart phone. So why only protect one of these. In today’s world, smartphones...
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Does Your Business Have a Backup and Disaster Recovery Plan?

Your business data is the lifeblood of your company and the amount you are collecting and storing is growing all the time, all your customer records, your accounting information, employee and payroll data, intellectual property. What would happen to your business if you lost a day’s data, a week’s data,...
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What is IT down time costing you?

There is no doubt that having your servers or network down impacts your business. But many IT managers and business owners are not clear how that translates to cost on the business. According to the 2016 Veeam Availability Report, organizations, on average, experience 15 unplanned downtime events per year. It...
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Is there insurance for my business against Hackers?

One of our clients asked recently, “Can I get business insurance against Hackers?” Oh, how times have changed! Once we only had to worry about the hooded man coming in through our bedroom windows to steal our grandmother’s jewellery or the big TV. With today’s sophisticated malware that little “blue cable”...
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Why do I need to back up?

For most companies, your data is critical. What would you do if you couldn’t use your computers or server? A high number of business owners and managers are unable to answer this, or haven’t even thought about it. Back-ups are a simple and cost effective solution to reducing downtimes in the...
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