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Legal and Compliance

Legal and Compliance

  From PCI DSS and GDPR compliance to penetration testing, we’ve got you covered so you can have peace of mind. Industry regulators update their regulations and legal obligations on a regular basis, and for some businesses, it can be hard to keep up. Compliance is about making sure companies and their employees comply with existing national and international laws. The main aim of compliance is to avoid, or quickly identify, any illegal activity, and ensure appropriate action is taken. Compliant companies demonstrate that they are reputable and respect the interests of their shareholders. General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) GDPR… Read More


 In today’s digital landscape, it’s more important than ever to keep your business, users and data protected.   With more companies moving to cloud services and flexible remote working, these hybrid environments need more protection than ever to prevent breaches and attacks. To cover all bases, organisations should develop a comprehensive plan that includes the three components that play active roles in your company’s cybersecurity: people, processes, and technology. People No matter what you put in place if people don’t follow the rules, your company is still at risk. Most people don’t set out to bypass security rules, it usually… Read More

Data Backup & Archiving

Are you worried about your backup solutions? We offer a range of backup solutions depending on your requirements. Archiving check_circleLong-term data storage generally needed for legal or business purposes. Backup methods check_circleReal-time backup – allows for a small recovery point objective (e.g. go back to a point 5 mins ago) check_circleDaily backups – a full backup of all data check_circleBackup images of virtual servers and servers – a snapshot of the entire server

IT In The Cloud

The Cloud is Scalable, Reliable, Secure and Cost-effective “Cloud computing” is the on-demand delivery of IT resources via the Internet with pay-as-you-go pricing. The cloud is a collection of hardware and systems. You buy a portion of these resources, allowing for flexible and responsive IT – the typical IT problems and costs become a thing of the past. The last few years has seen the world continue its massive shift to cloud services, with nearly two-thirds (63%) of UK firms planning to migrate their entire IT estate into the cloud (source: Computer Weekly, Feb 2016). The flexibility, scalability and TCO… Read More

Business Continuity Planning

 80% of businesses affected by a major incident either never re-open, or close within 18 months.   If you lost your IT systems, could you get them back? If you lost your building, do you have procedures in place for how to recommence your business? Can your business prevent or recover from the 5 IT risks that cause the most financial damage? Human error IT system failure Third-party IT security or system failure Data loss from backup failure Natural or manmade disaster The best backup and disaster recovery option for business is a Business Continuity Plan. Our business continuity services… Read More