Over a third of UK businesses have identified cybersecurity breaches or attacks in the last 12 months. By ethically exploiting your organisation, Chess can help find, prioritise and remediate vulnerabilities in your network. Get Penetration Tested, and find your IT vulnerabilities before the hackers do.
“The whole pen testing process was seamless. It was like you didn’t know they were there. Beyond the initial briefing and daily updates, they just got on with the job efficiently”.
Mark Smith, Server Support Manager
Progressive employers are increasingly promoting flexible and remote working and modern business practices are continually moving towards an always switched on and available customer experience. With Hosted Voice, your people can work from anywhere, any time. Mobile workers with the app can be connected on their extension with all calls routed through the Internet. This not only provides flexibility but also significant cost savings and productivity
"Our staff have welcomed the new systems with great enthusiasm. As we have configured the system more to our bespoke requirements for call flows for our working practices, our reporting tools report an improvement in business efficiency of around 50%. In terms of costs, we are saving between 25% and 30% per calendar month, principally through Chess’ negotiation of our international call rates."
Paul Finch, IT Manager
Purchasing pcs, laptops, tablets and phones for your business can be expensive, time consuming and unpredictable. Getting rid of out of date, unreliable and unsupported devices isn’t always straightforward either – so obsolete kit can easily start piling up.
Now there is a way to get the tech your business needs to thrive, kept up to date, and with zero waste, all at an affordable, set monthly cost; equipping your people to work anywhere, anytime; collaborating better, exceeding customer expectations and keeping you ahead of the competition.
Penetration Test Versus Vulnerability Assessment
For years customers have been confused what is the difference between a Penetration Test and a Vulnerability Assessment, with CREST officially launching separate accreditation for the two techniques now. Read this article to learn more.
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Apple Have Now Launched Their Latest Products
Apple fans are in for a treat as loads of fruity gadgets were announced earlier this week at the latest Apple event, including the NEW iPhone 11. Which of these goodies would you use as your next device? The new iPad or the powerhouse iPhone 11. Tell us what's on your Christmas list.
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Untangling the web of IT security
We head over to Sophos to discuss all thing IT and security with Jonathan Hope (Sophos) and Gavin Wood (Chess) asking those important questions, What do you need to protect your network, is public cloud secure and how you can train your staff to help against the fight of IT Security.
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How To Prepare Your Business For Windows 7 End Of Life
Support for Microsoft Windows 7 will end in just 6 months. It's estimated that over a third of PCs are still running the operating system. There are a number of options, and deciding on the best course of action for your business is key to ensuring a safe, compliant and productive 2020.
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Have You Made The Switch?
Windows 10 has a huge number of features which continues to grow larger with each new update from Microsoft.
In this video, I’ll go over 5 great features that you should be using to enhance your overall experience with Windows 10. This will include a few well-known features along with ones that you may have overlooked, forgot about or didn’t know existed.
Read time: 3 mins