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Connected gadget gift ideas for 201613 November 2016

When it comes to choosing gifts for technology lovers, there are gadgets and gizmos galore this year. We’ve taken a look at just some of what’s available. What all our gadget gift ideas have in common is that they’re part of the Internet of Things. Every one of them comes with some form of internet connectivity. After all, what the point of a gadget if you can’t integrate it into your wider digital life? Read more...

Security updates no longer available for Microsoft SQL Server 2005 19 April 2016

If your organisation is still using Microsoft SQL Server 2005 in any area of your IT infrastructure, it’s time to move on. As of 12 April 2016, Microsoft ceased providing any support for SQL Server 2005, including security updates. Read more...

New Microsoft commendation for cloud computing at IT Support 36515 January 2016

We're very pleased to announce that Microsoft has recognised our expertise in deploying and managing Microsoft Office 365, awarding us Silver Partner status for the Cloud Productivity competency. Read more...

The business benefits of wearable technology11 November 2015

Today’s wearable technology, such as the Apple Watch or Fitbit tracker, may seem more a novelty than a practical business tool. Read more...

Microsoft Office 2016: choosing the right time to upgrade12 October 2015

Don’t rush to upgrade to Microsoft Office 2016. That’s the message we’re giving out to clients as they respond to Microsoft’s prodding to make the move. Read more...

Upgrading your business to Windows 1014 September 2015

The release of a new version of Microsoft Windows is an opportunity and a challenge for organisations that rely on the popular operating system to run their IT infrastructure. The opportunity is access to new technology and tools that could boost productivity and cut overheads. The challenge is how to minimise the issues that almost inevitably accompany a major upgrade. Read more...

Your business is about to be transformed by the Internet of Things18 May 2015

The Internet of Things is bringing massive change to the way we live and work. This means the way you do business is also going to change, in ways that you can’t imagine, and this change will happen fast. It’s already well underway. Read more...

Upgrade from Windows Server 2003 before it’s too late18 February 2015

On July 14 2015 Microsoft will stop issuing security updates for Windows Server 2003. This means support will cease for a hugely popular server operating system that’s still being used by firms across the UK. Read more...

Your essential list19 December 2014

On the first day of Christmas my true love sent to me…. one correctly configured hardware firewall. Read more...

Happy to help at Christmas20 October 2014

IT365 are pleased to be supporting Mustoe Shorter with their Caring Christmas Campaign this year. Read more...

Windows 7 will not be generally available from 1st November 201430 September 2014

As of the end of October, you will not be able to buy a Windows desktop or laptop running the Windows 7 Operating System. Read more...

National Crime Agency security alert - what you need to know3 June 2014

On 2 June the National Crime Agency issued an urgent security alert to all computer users in the UK. Read more...

Is your data protected from the Heartbleed Bug?3 May 2014

Just a few days ago, the media was full of stories about the Heartbleed Bug, a major website vulnerability that had gone undetected for months. It’s been called ‘catastrophic’ by security expert Bruce Schneier. Read more...

Are you ready for Windows XP retirement?8 April 2014

From 8 April 2014, Microsoft will no longer support its Windows XP operating system.

This does not mean that Windows XP computers will no longer function. You can keep using Windows XP, and Office 2003, which is also unsupported from the same date, as long as you want. Read more...

IT Support 365 is now a Microsoft Authorised Educational Reseller17 March 2014

We are pleased to announce that we are now authorised as an Educational Reseller of Microsoft products.

Authorised Reseller status gives us access to enhanced levels of support and service from Microsoft, including exclusive resources available only to members of the Microsoft Education Partner Network. Read more...