How Desktop as a Service can Help Small Business

A lot of small businesses struggle with the question of providing their staff with a computer (and the costs associated with that) or letting them bring their own device (BYOD) and the potential security risks that can pose. There’s a third way. Desktop as a Service. What is Desktop as a Service? Desktop as a Service is a term used …

Backup Your Office Computers (If You’re Not Already) – 3 Reasons Why

You’ve heard it all before – “Make sure you keep a backup of your computers and their data.” But why? Here are the three reasons we give our clients to use an off-site, cloud based backup service. But before we get started, we’re not talking about Dropbox or Google Drive or OneDrive here. They are file synchronisation services, not “backup” …

Ask SI Ep. 1 – Your IT Questions Answered

Here it is, the first episode of our weekly Q & A – Ask SI. In this episode – Are you able to upgrade the RAM in a MacBook Pro; What to do if you get an “Invalid response received” error in iTunes; and what to do if you cannot send email from your iPhone while on your mobile network. …

Backup your computers to save the pain.

What happened last time you went to turn your computer on and… nothing? That feeling you got when the realisation strikes that all your files are potentially gone. Proposals, sales figures and marketing material. Gone. Data recovery from a failing (or failed) drive is EXPENSIVE, and not always possible. Recovering from a ransomware attack is even more expensive. It’s not …