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Ending - Windows 7 Support

Support for Microsoft Windows 7 is ending. It's estimated that 30% of PCs are still running the operating system, and will become increasingly susceptible to potential security problems. 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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Crash Course in M365 - eBook

Achieve more in your business with an integrated security, management and productivity solution – all in one.

In this eBook, you’ll learn how Microsoft 365 Business can improve your business every day – and how to use it so your employees can be collaborative and productive, while your data and devices are protected.

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Have You Discovered Microsoft Teams, Included With Office 365?

Tools That Work The Way You Do

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Time Is Running Out For Windows 7

Windows 7 is ten years old, and Microsoft are retiring the product in its entirety. This means that there will no longer be any updates. Businesses need to consider what they're going to do to move off it - because staying on Windows 7 represents a real threat.

Cloud Service Specialist, Paul Gibbons, talks about January 2020's Windows 7 end of life, and what that means for businesses.

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Why Every Day Should Be A School Day

For thousands of young students, this week is the beginning of a formal learning journey that's going to last into their late teens and beyond. 

Embracing new technologies, skilling up and proving expertise will for many become second nature as they embark on roles in fast paced environments, none more so that IT.

 

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It's A Battle Of The Office Suite

If you are running a business, it’s really important to ensure you have a reliable and easy to use creative solution by your side. So we are taking a look into two of the big market leaders, Googles G Suite and Microsoft Office 365. We will look at some of the key areas that differentiate between the two and see what benefits and features they have.

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Chess Devices - Designed for Education

For schools' IT professionals, the countdown is on to a new academic term.

2020 brings with it a fresh new challenge - the imminent demise of Windows 7 Support. Although there are a range of options, sitting tight and doing nothing is no longer a viable plan.

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Microsoft Inspire 2019

Bags are packed and passport checked - we're on our way to Vegas.

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How To Prepare Your Business For Windows 7 End Of Life

Support for Microsoft Windows 7 will end on 14 January 2020. 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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Saving The Planet – One Meeting At A Time

On World Environment Day, the reality of how our consumption habits are impacting on the planet’s future is in the spotlight. However scrutinising our work practices should be a permanent fixture on the business agenda – not just a one day a year issue.

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Microsoft 365 - Security That Travels With You

ICO figures have reported more than 14,000 data breaches logged since the introduction of the GDPR and almost a doubling in complaints, from around 21,000 to 41,000.

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Surface Pro 6 Unboxed

This week the team at The Hive have been taking a look at the Microsoft Surface Pro 6.

If you need to operate your business on the move, then this could be the device for you. It's light and can handle those day to day tasks. So the question is, is it Surface Pro or Surface No?