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Chess is 8th in the Top 100 UK Best Companies to Work For 2022

Chess is 8th in the Top 100 UK Best Companies to Work For 2022

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We're incredibly proud to announce Chess has been ranked 8th in the 100 Best Companies to Work For.

Invest in Customer Service with Cloud Voice Contact

Customer service: the key to growing your small business

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Megan Yates, Business Sales Leader at Chess, discusses how small businesses can stand out from the crowd with great customer service.

In The News: Russia Cyber Threat and F5, HP, VMware and Firewall Vulnerabilities

In The News: Russia Cyber Threat and F5, HP, VMware and Firewall Vulnerabilities

Jack Smallpage, Information Security Officer at Chess, reviews the latest cyber security news and advises how to protect your data.

Is IT Outsourcing The Answer?

Is IT Outsourcing The Answer?

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Emma Stott, Customer Service Director at Chess, reviews why organisations look at IT outsourcing.

Changes in the Housing Threat Landscape

Changes in the Housing Threat Landscape

Graham Foreman, Head of Public Sector discusses the ever changing threat landscape for Housing Associations and how to build greater resiliency against cyber attacks.

Threat Hunting and Security Monitoring for Public Sector

Threat Hunting and Security Monitoring for Public Sector

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Graham Foreman, Head of Public Sector Sales, reviews the threat hunting requirement part of the recently published Government Cyber Security Strategy.

Microsoft 365 Business Premium Top Benefits

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Paul Gibbons, Cloud Services Sales Development Manager at Chess, discusses the benefits of Microsoft 365 Business Premium.

Earth Day at Chess

Earth Day at Chess

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Stephen Dracup, COO at Chess, explains how Chess celebrated Earth Day and how the Green Team decided to used it as a springboard to encourage our people to pledge to take small steps to minimise their impact on the environment.

Chess Goes Green for Earth Day

Earth Day 2022: Chess has always cared about the environment, and we have always wanted to play our part by reducing our carbon footprint. 

Introduction to Data-Driven Healthcare

Introduction to Data-Driven Healthcare

In this two-part blog series, Don McIntyre, Digital Consultant for Chess, reviews the Scottish Government health and care strategy 'Enabling, Connecting and Empowering: Care in a digital age'. Part 1: Care in a Digital Age

Managing Citizen-Controlled Health Data

Managing Citizen-Controlled Health Data

In this two-part blog series, Don McIntyre, Digital Consultant for Chess, reviews the Scottish Government health and care strategy 'Enabling, Connecting and Empowering: Care in a digital age'.

Protect Your Data with SASE

Protect Your Data with SASE

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Gavin Wood, CTO at Chess, explains the emerging cyber security concept SASE (Secure Access Service Edge).

The CFO Take on Tech Budgets

The CFO Take on Tech Budgets

Ways to reduce your costs in 2022: With the start of the new financial year, Mark Lightfoot, CFO at Chess, explains his new approach to tech spending.

Customer Service in a Hybrid World

Customer Service in a Hybrid World

Martin Bacon, Cloud Consultant at Chess, discusses the importance of Compliance and Performance in a Hybrid working world. As well as, how working within regulations and providing peace of mind to customers is critical.

Discover your cyber security weaknesses

Finding Your Cyber Security Weaknesses

Adam Gleeson, Vendor Alliance Manager at Chess, offers insight into how cyber security vulnerability assessments can help businesses protect and improve their systems. 

Create a Culture of Giving Back

Create a Culture of Giving Back

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Tim Wilkinson- Hall, Head of Knowledge and Culture, describes five ways you can take your culture to the next level with charitable giving.

Hybrid Warfare and Cyber Attacks

Hybrid Warfare and Cyber Attacks

Cyber security review of the conflict in Ukraine and how you can protect your data and enhance your cyber security.

Technology Leasing in Public Sector

Technology Leasing in Public Sector

Graham Foreman, Head of Public Sector, reviews the benefits of technology leasing offers to public sector organisations.

Make the Most of Your Tech Budget with Leasing

Make the Most of Your Tech Budget

Leasing new IT equipment is fast, flexible and helps stretch much-needed cash reserves. Paul Gibbons, Cloud Services Sales Development Manager at Chess, reviews the benefits of leasing.

Reduce Your Costs in 2022

Reduce Your Costs in 2022

Stephen Dracup, COO at Chess, reviews the three key areas every small business should consider to reduce their costs and preserve cash.