In an age where data has become the lifeblood for business, data protection is the single most important factor for organisations no matter what sector they operate in. The onus is on them to keep sensitive data safe, but it isn’t as simple as they would like it to be.
Posted on 29th November 2016 in Technology.
Most businesses know that data protection is a serious issue. Too few, however, understand why or for how long they are legally required to retain key records. This typically results in a document storage set-up that is disorganised and – unbeknownst to staff – non-compliant. Without a referencing system or clear segmentation policy in place, […]
The term ‘digital transformation’ is often difficult to define, but essentially encompasses the current trend of businesses evolving their working practices and processes to meet the ever-changing demands of their customers, partners and employees.
We’ve all read the articles and seen the demos about the future of the home — a future that sees your own fridge ordering milk online because you’ve run out. This is the Internet of Things (IoT), a simplified example, but it is paving the way to smart cities, homes, cars and more.
IDC famously claims that the digital shadow of each human is already 45 Gigabytes and expected to rise. When considering this in a business setting, it’s no wonder that the pressure on networks is already straining at the seams. Coming to the rescue is next generation technology in the form of 10 Gigabit switching. Despite […]
Posted on 25th October 2016 in Technology.
In the modern world, the traditional office building is becoming a thing of the past and most enterprises are starting to embrace mobility. Indeed, concepts like telecommuting are now commonplace, because they remove recruitment restrictions such as location, while also offering various other benefits.
The current data protection laws in the EU date back to a Directive adopted in 1995, when the web boasted all of 23,500 websites. Nobody but a small community of IT visionaries saw anything like social media, cloud computing, or big data on the map; and few people had mobile phones.
Autonomous cars took to the streets of Milton Keynes yesterday, and the media and the UK public look on with a combination of amazement, puzzlement and fear. Strap yourself in, this is just the beginning.
Thanks to iPhones, iPads and other devices, we as a society have never been more in tune with technology. Smart home technology continues to make home life more comfortable and efficient and is, without doubt, the future of 21st century homes. However, amongst the endless supply of smart home solutions now available, it can be […]
Question: what is crashing even faster than the pound? Answer: Twitter’s share price. But a new report may point to how the company can start creating more revenue.
Marketing is rapidly becoming one of the most technology-dependent functions in business as digital now plays a crucial role in any marketing strategy’s success. For proof, look no further than the recent emergence of the Chief Marketing Technologist (CMT). Now, with growing power and boardroom influence, the rise-and-rise of the CMT heralds a new and […]