The case for Cloud Access Security Brokers in small business

The case for Cloud Access Security Brokers in small business

For most small businesses reading this article, I’ve lost them with the headline. A Cloud Access Security Broker (CASB) is likely to be something they’ve never heard of, let alone considered. Yet more small businesses are becoming Cloud-friendly, especially with their adoption of Software as a Service applications. Funny thing is, some security-focused IT professionals…

Microsoft 365 Business – not a rebrand or a marketing wrapper

Microsoft 365 Business – not a rebrand or a marketing wrapper

After the announcement of Microsoft 365, I’d pushed it into the “look at this later” pile. A recent Microsoft presentation at a reseller event flicked the switch for me on how Microsoft 365 Business could really help SMBs who are still stuck on Windows 7 or Windows 8, and how the device management can help with Macs, Android…

Making the sale before you’ve met the client – why your social presence matters.

I’ve been daydreaming about replacing my home theatre speakers, since our ageing amplifier died. The sleek, silver Sony box was impressive in its day but that was over 18 years ago. Now we’ve got all the wireless and internet connected things, I’m spoilt for choice. I’ve done some online research but I’m not a detailed,…