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Curry Business Raises £145 for Charity (7/4/2017) - Tillison Curry Business Event Raises £145 for New Beginnings Charity On Wednesday 21th June 2017, Tillison Consulting, a Waterlooville-based digital marketing agency and Affordable IT, a business providing pro-active and scalable IT support and managed services, hosted a curry business event and raised £145 for New Beginnings. The event took place at Coriander Lounge IndianRead more about Curry Business Raises £145 for Charity[...]
Keep Protected From Ransomware! (5/19/2017) - A week after the NHS was knocked offline by the WannaCry Ransomware incident last Friday, systems appear to be getting back to normal so we thought we would share some handy tips on how to prevent this from happening to you, and what to do should it happen to you too. Ransomware Ransomware works byRead more about Keep Protected From Ransomware![...]
What Your IT Company Can Do For You (5/3/2017) - Alongside ongoing IT Support, did you know that your IT company can probably offer you other services to help improve your IT systems? In this article, we will go over a few of the different services that your IT company may be able to offer to you. Anti-Virus Protection The main service that most, ifRead more about What Your IT Company Can Do For You[...]
The Importance of a Reliable Antivirus (3/30/2017) - There are so many different choices for your anti-virus software and they all come packaged with various features, but is important to get one that is reliable to protect your machines and your data. A reliable antivirus should be able to consistently recognise threats, as well as deal with them effectively. Ideally, it will alsoRead more about The Importance of a Reliable Antivirus[...]
Google Home Is Coming to the UK (3/29/2017) - “Ok, Google.” Finally, after a long wait and rumours that it would not happen, Google’s home assistant and rival to Amazon’s Echo – ‘Alexa’ – has finally been confirmed for a UK release! Google Home works very similarly to the Amazon Echo – it can provide answers to your questions such as “What is theRead more about Google Home Is Coming to the UK[...]
We’re Moving! (3/26/2017) - We’re Moving! But don’t worry… it’s not too far away. On April 7th we will start moving into our new offices based at Fairways House on Mount Pleasant Road in Southampton. Due to moving, there will be limited technical support on Friday April 7th and support times may be a bit longer than normal. AllRead more about We’re Moving![...]
Technology You Didn’t Know Your Business Needs (3/10/2017) - There’s a very large range of different technological equipment that can greatly help your business to grow and perform. Whether it’s technology that helps with convenience or efficiency, here is a list of common office technology you didn’t know your business needs! Network Printers A network printer is a great piece of kit that everyRead more about Technology You Didn’t Know Your Business Needs[...]
Different types of Malware (3/8/2017) - Different Types of Malware: Avoid Your Data Being Held Hostage There are many different types of malware, with different types being used for different purposes. In this blog, we will outline some of the most common types of Malware and what effect they can have on your machine. As always, to protect your computer fromRead more about Different types of Malware[...]
RSI: Causes and Prevention (2/21/2017) - Repetitive Strain Injury, or RSI, is a real problem within office environments. As defined on the NHS website: Repetitive strain injury (RSI) is a general term used to describe the pain felt in muscles, nerves and tendons caused by repetitive movement and overuse. The most common cases of RSI affect a person’s arms, necks, shouldersRead more about RSI: Causes and Prevention[...]
Office 365 v G Suite – Which should I Use? (2/17/2017) - As an industry standard, everyone knows about Microsoft’s office applications. More specifically; Word, Excel and PowerPoint. But did you know that Google offers an alternative to these products? What are Google Apps? Google Apps are alternative to other office applications, that function in much the same way that the more popular choices will. The differenceRead more about Office 365 v G Suite – Which should I Use?[...]