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The real benefits of social networking

Social networking events can initially seem an “inconvenient distraction” for entrepreneurs from the day-to-day running of their company. But all the evidence suggests that there is business to be won for savvy networkers. Networking events range from business breakfasts to after-work happy hours at restaurants, as well as more formal events. And the benefits frequently become manifest on innumerable levels regardless of the setting or the tone of the event. […]

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Bridging the Gap: Solar Skype Connect

Why Solar Skype Connect is the obvious choice in bridging the gap for a complete, Unified Communications solution Effective communication is the bedrock of any civilisation, and communicating over long distances is what has brought civilisations and communities together,  facilitating the advancements we enjoy today. Whether it was messengers on horseback, the use of carrier birds, […]

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The ISO Train Rolls On…

The hard work continues and we are incredibly proud to announce that we have now gained the ISO 9001:2015 and 14001 accreditations, another couple to add to our growing collection! These 2 new awards sit alongside the ISO 27001 which demonstrates Solar’s commitment to comply with regulatory and contractual requirements regarding data security, privacy and […]

Datto has you covered…

With the recent spell of ransomware attacks security is becoming an increasingly debated topic. Download this Ultimate Recovery Guide from Datto to help you stay one step ahead of potential disasters! Prepare yourself before disaster strikes. When it comes to  data backup and disaster recovery (BDR), being prepared for  potential disasters is key to keep your […]

Solar mini guides series: How to enable a mobile workforce

Technology is affecting almost every aspect of our lives and fast influencing the world of work. Advances in technology and the rise of the smartphone generation means that people are now connected 24/7 and there is a clear shift towards mobility in today’s workforce. Employees are demanding flexibility as part of their job and the […]

Only a Quarter of Cyber Security Professionals Say Their Firm Has Cyber Insurance

According to a recently released report by global recruitment consultants Harvey Nash, only 24% of cyber security professionals say that their firm has cyber security insurance. Half of close to 200 security professionals in Britain responded to that their employers categorically didn’t have insurance, and 26% said that they didn’t know. The survey went on […]

Research Finds Phone Signal An Increasingly Key Factor In Home Buying Decisions

Now more than ever, communications permeates every aspect of our lives – from work to home to social – and more and more people feel they can’t manage without being constantly connected to everyone around them. Living in today’s world of globalised communication, being out of the loop can quickly and easily put us at […]