I.T. Support Kingswinford
22 Feb 2018
GDPR how it effects small businesses

The General Data Protection Regulation comes into force in May 2018.

Many small business owners will have pencilled in May 25, 2018 as the date when the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force. But it’s also likely they all have the same question: what does GDPR mean for my business and me?

The simple answer is that it means a lot. Any company, big or small, will have to comply with new regulations regarding the secure collection, storage and usage of personal information. What’s more, violations will be met with fines.

But the good news is that the GDPR recognises that smaller businesses require different treatment to large or public enterprises.

In fact, Article 30 of the regulation declares that organisations with fewer than 250 employees will not be bound by GDPR – although there are several stipulations that we will come to that mean they probably still should.


10 Jan 2017
Yealink VoIP Phone

VoIP services market growth rate at 9.7%

The demand for voice over internet protocol (VoIP) services doesn’t look set to ease any time soon.

Indeed, figures from Transparency Market Research (TMR) have suggested that the VoIP services market is due to see an increase in the combined annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.7 per cent between 2014 and 2020.

The popularity of such services means the number of subscribers to VoIP is now expected to reach 348.5 million.


22 Dec 2016
why backup is necessary

Backup of Data & Files – Why it is Important?

Having duplicate copies of your most important information saved in a remote location keeps it safe in case anything goes badly wrong with your computer.

When you think about it there are a number of ways files can be lost unexpectedly…
Computer crashes – always happen when you least need it, and can lead to data loss.