Why businesses should implement Single Sign-On (SSO)

Businesses typically have subscriptions to many different cloud services, everything from Microsoft 365 to Client Relationship Management software. With so many services requiring unique login credentials, employees often reuse passwords between multiple applications. This poses a significant security risk – if one cloud service suffers a data breach, cybercriminals may be able to access all other accounts with the same …

What do you do if you fall victim to a cyberattack?

Between 2020 and 2021, 4 in 10 businesses and a quarter of charities reported some form of cybersecurity breach or attack. These figures are increasing year-on-year as cybercriminals innovate with new attack vectors to infiltrate businesses for profit or to steal valuable data. For a business owner, if you have not already, now is the time to invest in a …

8 steps to successfully implement a BYOD programme

As employees return to the office, many businesses will be implementing a Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) programme. There are many potential benefits of introducing a BYOD programme, including substantial cost savings, convenience for employees, and flexibility in work location. However, if your programme is not well planned, it carries a significant security risk. Employees may be using an unsecured device on a …

The 2021 Guide to How to keep your business safe from anywhere, on any device – Hybrid Working – Cyber Security

After months of working from home, restrictions have now eased, and many businesses have implemented a hybrid work model whereby employees work both in the office and remotely. This comes as no surprise as a recent survey found that 47% of employees would be likely to look for another job if their employer failed to offer flexible working arrangements. Hybrid …

Work smarter in Excel with these 13 tips

Microsoft Excel has been a mainstay in the Microsoft Office suite of products for over 30 years.  It’s a powerful program that can be used for everything from simple graphs and charts to fully-fledged traffic and leads calculators. The primary limit to what can be done within Excel is the users’ knowledge of the product and its features. In this …

Top 10 Golden nuggets from Microsoft Ignite November 2021

Microsoft Ignite is Microsoft’s biggest conference where the tech-giant announces new features, capabilities and innovations across their ever-expanding product portfolio. This November’s event did not disappoint with exciting announcements across AI, security, the Metaverse and more. At the virtual Ignite conference 2021, Microsoft chief Satya Nadella made exciting new announcements and innovations across artificial intelligence (AI), security, enterprise collaboration, Metaverse …

10 tips to get the most out of Microsoft OneNote

Microsoft 365 is the gift that just keeps giving. There is a smorgasbord of cool apps. Notably this feature is about OneNote. This great app is a digital notebook that’s  great for legal eagles, students and basically everyone else. Microsoft OneNote is a digital note-taking app that is packed full of features. It is easy to use and can be …

Facebook WI-FI for your clients and customers.

ABCOM are now rolling out Facebook Wi-Fi to help businesses attract and retain customers by providing guest Wi-Fi. Facebook Wi-Fi helps small and medium-sized businesses attract and retain customers by providing a seamless guest Wi-Fi experience. From coffee shops to event venues, customers can easily connect to the internet using their Facebook or Instagram accounts and engage with the business’ …