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What is your favourite support ticket this week and why?

What is your favourite support ticket this week and why?

Here’s a brief look into the world of the Curatrix support team. When asked ‘what is your ‘favourite support ticket this week and why’, Olivia (one of our apprentices) told us how she helped a customer solve a payslip issue with Sage. Sounds simple, but like most things technology-based there is more to it then […]

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What is the Cloud?

What is the Cloud?

Cloud computing is essential to most businesses, but what is it, how is it defined? The reality is that cloud isn’t actually the cloud (be honest, I bet some of you secretly thought it was), it’s a physical place, a type of computing where individuals and businesses rely on a third-party to manage their computer […]

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New feature for Outlook, Microsoft Unverified Senders

New feature for Outlook, Microsoft Unverified Senders

Office 365 warns about suspicious emails with unverified senders Microsoft is rolling out a great new feature for Office 365 labeled ‘Unverified Sender’ it has been designed to help users identify potential spam or phishing emails that reach their Outlook inbox. When most of us are busy at work dealing with 101 things, it’s easy […]

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Cyber-attacks are falling but for SMEs its still a real threat!

Cyber-attacks are falling but for SMEs its still a real threat!

A 2019 Government reports found the number of cyber-attacks falling and while this is obviously welcome news the implications for businesses not prepared for cyber-attacks could be more serious. Government Cyber Security Breach Survey The Governments 2019 Cyber Security Breaches Survey reported two reasons for the fall, firstly, businesses have increased their planning and defence […]

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Witness Curatrix Bust Some ICT Myths at The Business Innovation South Expo

Witness Curatrix Bust Some ICT Myths at The Business Innovation South Expo

Here are just a few Common ICT Myths Busted by Nick DaCosta-Greene MYTH No 1 – Email Encryption With growing security concerns around email, its no wonder email encryption companies have thrived. Microsoft Exchange Online (part of Office 365) natively supports encryption between their email services, as well as to third parties such as Google. […]

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End of support for SQL Server 2008

End of support for SQL Server 2008

Microsoft releases warning over end-of-life services, from July 9th 2019 the end of products support and security updates for SQL Server 2008. Prepare for SQL Server 2008 end of support On July 9, 2019, support for SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 will end. That means the end of regular security updates. Customers who use […]

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