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The Benefits of IT Support

When something goes wrong with your car, you take it to a garage. When your heating stops working, you call the energy company. When your phone suddenly dies, you send it to the repair shop. And when your IT systems crash, you call your IT support team.  Nowadays, organisations are so reliant on technology that…

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Is a Managed IT Provider (MSP) worth the cost?

Not all managed IT services are made equal, and with the sheer number of IT solutions and IT providers out there, it can be difficult to know what you need and which IT companies to trust. Of course, we’re not going to tell you why we think Microbyte should be the go-to for SMEs; in…

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The Future of IT: What the next generation need to know

Young people are the future. Technology’s the future. And yet, somehow when it comes to the IT industry in the UK, we’re letting them both down, writes Microbyte MD Yusuf Yeganeh. Many industries are experiencing staff issues lately, and it’s just as true in IT support, but it’s not just a staff shortage; it’s a…

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Top 10 Produce Sector IT Issues

#10 PRINTERS These annoying devices can be a lifesaver when needing to get invoices and orders out, equally when they don’t work they get the brunt of a lot of abuse and sometimes a good kick-in, so why do they cause so many problems?Well, our research has uncovered that the bulk of the issues come…

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What does STAMP OUT SUPPORT mean?

The ‘Stamp Out Support’ emblem symbolises our commitment to reducing, and one day defeating reactive IT support tickets! For too long the focus has been on BIGGER, BETTER, FASTER support teams, staff that solve problems ON THE SPOT, and all while prioritising vast numbers of IT support tickets, calls, and customer satisfaction, as well as…

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Why is Cloud better than on-premise? 

Cloud and on-premise are application hosting options that a Managed Service Provider can support you with.    There are some primary differences between the two that make Cloud our preferred option.    Here are five Cloud advantages: 1. Saving physical space This is the fundamental difference between Cloud and on-premise. On-premise business applications are usually hosted…

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Supporting the community at Christmas

We don’t need to say how difficult this year has been for everyone, but going into the holiday season, most of us at least still have our families, homes, jobs and health. Even a small Christmas in a warm house with one or two loved ones is something to be cherished. Whatever we might have…

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How much does Outsourced IT cost? An Outsourcing guide by Microbyte

How much does Outsourced IT cost? It shouldn’t be hard to work out how much outsourced IT costs. Yet, IT providers don’t always talk about the numbers as plainly as they could. The complicated jargon and befuddling number-crunching can be off-putting for companies considering support. At Microbyte, we understand that you can’t weigh up IT…

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The business benefits of Cloud email

The eight benefits of cloud email Cloud email is already the standard for personal email accounts, but businesses are still behind. Reliable email functionality is crucial in our world today. It helps you stay organised,  communicate easily and run your business smoothly. Cloud email has the basic functionality like sending, receiving, and storing email. What…

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How to create breakout rooms in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft has added the breakout rooms feature to Microsoft Teams. Microsoft Teams has so many features to make your remote meetings easier. Breakout rooms is the latest feature to help you mimic the office experience online. Think of them like meetings within meetings. They offer a chance to break off from the larger group to…

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