Malware, Ransomware, CryptoLocker: the biggest threats to your business

6
Oct
2016

No longer is the performance of your business and the comparative success of your competitors the biggest threat to your business, it’s the threat to your IT that can wipe out your business and your ability to deliver your products or services within seconds. New and smarter generations of malware are being developed and deployed not only by cyber criminals, but new hackers who can make their own custom malware >>>

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Brexit & Business: Do you have any data stored outside the UK?

3
Jun
2016

With the EU Referendum now only 3-weeks away, and with the latest polls showing a narrowing gap between the ‘remain’ and ‘leave’ supporters, you need to understand how Brexit could affect any IT services you are currently running off-premise. This could be a cloud service such as a hosted application or website, a file sharing system like DropBox, or even an on-line backup solution or data repository. How will the >>>

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We should all learn business lessons from the Leicester City phenomenon

19
May
2016

Now that the Premier League season has finished, even those of us who aren’t football fans would have heard about Leicester City’s story, regarded as one of the biggest upsets in sporting history. It’s an extraordinary underdog tale of how comparative minnows Leicester City beat their much more revered and wealthy rivals to win the Premier League title. But when you take a closer look behind the scenes at how >>>

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Evolving Technology: Why 2nd Generation Cloud and IoT are so important

13
May
2016

In just a few years, cloud computing has gone from a technology that raised eyebrows and was dismissed by many, to a technology that 90% of businesses have adopted in some form. It has proven to be a major revolution in the IT industry. As cloud is now truly gathering momentum, and with the imminent explosion of IoT (Internet of Things) technologies, the cloud now has to evolve to keep >>>

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Fact: mobilising your workforce drives up performance and productivity

6
May
2016

There is a clear and positive link between those organisations who invest in and allow their employees mobile and flexible working environments, with research showing that they become more creative and more loyal to your business. Furthermore the study dispelled the myth that only the “Generation Mobile” workers, those who have grown up with mobile technology, are the main benefactors of mobilising your workforce. It seems that most who have >>>

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Be worried: the biggest threat to your IT security is coming your way

29
Apr
2016

Yes, another blog post about IT security. As so many of you out there still aren’t getting the message of how serious the threat is to you and your business, I’ve taken this as another opportunity to remind you that you must act before you become another victim of cyber-crime. Did you know that the UK ranks as the most targeted nation in the world for many cyber criminals, and >>>

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What our Customers say: Quest Cloud featured in this month’s Cloud Computing World

8
Apr
2016

What our Customers say: Quest Cloud featured in this month’s Cloud Computing World The team at Quest are delighted that our customer experience has been showcased in this months’ Cloud Computing World. If your business is considering a cloud-based IT or telecoms service, but are unsure of your next move, please take a moment to read this informative Quest “Cloud Experience” article – click the magazine image below, you can >>>

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Will an EU opt-out be disastrous for IT, and your business?

7
Apr
2016

The referendum on the UK’s membership of the European Union is fast approaching; most of us have been casually chatting about it for some time – but now is the time to get serious and understand what the potential of an EU opt-out could mean for our businesses. Will the plunge into the unknown be too much to risk, or will fortune favour the brave, and will a drop-out empower >>>

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This is the Digital Age – Part 2: Six practical things your business should be doing about it

1
Apr
2016

In the second part of my article on the digital age I will be providing you with some tips and advice on what you can be doing for your business to prepare yourself for when it reaches and turns your industry on its head. If you missed the first part, click here to read it. Digital Age in the Workplace For more than a decade, business and IT have become >>>

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This is the Digital Age – Part 1: What does it mean and how is it changing the world

22
Mar
2016

The world is unquestionably shifting into a new digital era, and although most of us are embracing it, others don’t know what to do about it, or are fearful of it – especially in business. Technology is changing the landscape of everything we do, into a world almost unrecognisable from the one we lived in less than 10-years ago. The continual innovation of new digital products, services and solutions, such >>>

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