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Could Dual Monitors improve your productivity?

Could Dual Monitors improve your productivity?

In a regular workplace environment, it isn’t unusual to see certain workers with two, three, even four screens. Does it make sense for the regular computer user or even employee to have more than one? Let’s take a look at the pros and cons so you can decide if having a dual monitor setup could increase your productivity.

[EBOOK] How to win the war against hackers…

[EBOOK] How to win the war against hackers…

Why Hackers are targeting businesses just like you!

Your business is at risk right now. Hackers are targeting all businesses, all day every day.

They look for any weakness they can exploit to get in and do damage. Or steal your money.

How do we know this? We're a local IT security company Integral IT.

And we see the devastating effects of hacking.

Is Windows or Mac better for your business?

Is Windows or Mac better for your business?

A hot topic of debate at the moment amongst businesses is whether Windows or Mac is more effective. There are clear arguments for and against both and the jury is still out from many company’s perspectives. If you’re looking to invest in new business equipment or software and you’re still on the fence as to which rival platform is the highest performer, there are a number of different factors you need to consider.

[EBOOK] Proactive IT Support

[EBOOK] Proactive IT Support

You don’t want an IT support company that fixes problems. You want a partner that prevents them

We’ve written a new guide in human speak – not techno babble. And it answers the number one question our clients have asked us over the last few years:

“Why don’t we see you and your staff as much as we used to?”

That’s a great question.

[EBOOK] Upgrade your IT with Confidence

[EBOOK] Upgrade your IT with Confidence

It’s essential to keep your IT infrastructure maintained – but lots of business owners struggle with what parts of their IT to upgrade and when to upgrade.

Lots of people put off upgrading for as long as possible. As business owners ourselves, we understand this approach; you try and get as much use out of a previous investment as possible.

What happens after Windows 7?

What happens after Windows 7?

Windows 7 is now approaching its 10th birthday, and Microsoft has announced that it will become end-of-life (EOL) on 14th January 2020.

What will happen on 14th January 2020?
If you're using a Windows 7 computer after this date, then nothing visible will happen.

[EBOOK] 12 month countdown…. The 2020 Problem

[EBOOK] 12 month countdown…. The 2020 Problem

The 12 month countdown has begun… is your business protected from the 2020 problem?

It might have only just turned 2019. But we want you to look ahead to next January, in 2020.

Because there’s a major software problem on the way… and it’s going to affect half of all businesses and organisations.

[EBOOK] Using the Cloud for your Business

[EBOOK] Using the Cloud for your Business

There’s so much you can do with the cloud… have you got it right for your business?

It’s no exaggeration to say that cloud computing has revolutionised the way people do business; so much so that 88% of UK organisations have now adopted it in some form.

[EBOOK] GDPR…don’t bury your head in the sand

[EBOOK] GDPR…don’t bury your head in the sand

GDPR six months on: The urgency to take action has gone… but the law hasn’t…

Back in May, we all heard a LOT about the new GDPR regulations coming into force.

And since then a lot of business owners and managers round here have adopted the ostrich principle… you know, stick your head in the sand and hope it all goes away!

That’s normal.