What Is Shadow IT?

So what exactly is Shadow IT? You’ve probably heard the term before but you might not be sure what it actually means. Where does the term Shadow IT come from?  What does the term ‘Shadow IT’ mean? Shadow IT gets its name from the idea it is something being used in the shadows, without the…

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What Is Azure Files and What Can It Do for Business?

Azure Files from Microsoft is a service that provides cloud-based file sharing. Files are made available and accessible via the industry-standard SMB (Server Message Block) and NFS (Network File System) protocols.  Like with most cloud technologies, including cloud based file storage and management systems, businesses can save money, space, and free capital expenditure arising from…

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Windows 365: Hybrid Cloud

With more employees now managing a hybrid home and office work week Microsoft is stepping up to help revolutionise the way we work. Windows 365 is a relatively new product to help make the flexibility of working at home and the office a reality.  For businesses working with Windows 365 it means employees can increase…

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SSL Certificate: Why Your Website Needs One

Are you aware of SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificates and what not having one on your website can be doing to your business? Perhaps you’ve seen the padlock next to the HTTPS (Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure) link while browsing the internet? Or worse, the phrase “Not secure” next to an HTTP.  The SSL certificate shows…

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