Key takeaways from the launch of Microsoft Windows 11

Windows 11

Windows 11 is designed to bring you closer to what you love – those are the words of Microsoft who have recently announced their new operating system which is on its way to PCs near you. Windows is, unsurprisingly, a stage for the world’s innovation; it has been the backbone of businesses across the globe […]

The top 9 IT network and data security risks while using i­­nternet-needy devices

IT Network and Data Security Risks

IT network and data security risks will continue to increase all while the internet is such a thing. And believe us, the world wide web isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. Businesses worldwide are leveraging the internet for various ‘things’ for benefits such as seamless collaboration, access to comprehensive data and the ability to make stronger […]

Why is IT Support important for business?

Why is IT Support important?

Whatever the size of your business, effective IT Support is critical to enable it’s success. Without super-fast and reliable IT Support, companies can fall behind their competitors and may leave themselves susceptible to unwanted headaches too. Perhaps you’re looking for an experience IT Support provider to manage your business computers and wider technology on a […]

Got questions about IT Support? Here’s our most commonly asked questions answered…

IT Support

Shopping about for IT Support can be a time consuming and overwhelming task because, and we’re well aware, it’s a very busy market with vast options for companies like you. So we’ve compiled some questions we’re frequently asked by people like you when they’re looking to partner with a a company like us. Whether you’re […]

Millions of businesses put at security risk from faulty routers

security risk from old routers

The consumer watchdog Which? has warned that millions of homes and businesses across the UK could face a security risk from old routers that put them at risk of being hacked. After examining 13 models provided by customers by internet-service providers like Sky, Virgin Media, Talk Talk and EE, they found that more than two-thirds […]

Does your business have a Cybersecurity Risk Assessment?

Cybersecurity Risk Assessment

No business today is 100 per cent secure from cyberthreats and more businesses are waking up to this reality now than ever before. So does your business have a Cybersecurity Risk Assessment? We’ll help you understand it if not… Cybersecurity investment is suggested to have grown by 5.6% in 2020 to reach nearly $43.1 billion. With […]

Five cyber security threats you should be aware of

Cyber security threats

Cyber Security Threats come in different shapes and sizes. From a simple spyware monitoring your network transactions to a fully-fledged ransomware attack which could hold your critical data for ransom, there are multiple ways in which your IT network could be affected.   Understanding the potential risks surrounding your IT infrastructure means you can build a […]

Six risks of not updating your cyber security protocols

cyber security protocols

In the current situation, businesses have had to change and update their security protocols due to the world situation. Here are six risks of not updating your cyber security protocols. Now, employees constantly access critical company data through connections and devices that are beyond the control of the business, making your company more vulnerable to cybersecurity threats […]

Six reasons why you need to plan your business IT security for the future

IT Security

Making ongoing risk management a standard business practice is vital, especially in today’s cyberthreat landscape where even a single threat cannot be underestimated.   In one assessment, your business may seem on the right track, but factors are always changing in the IT world and it is important to keep up to date. That is precisely […]

The Syn-Star rebrand is so much more than a brand

As things look a little different for Syn-Star, our Marketing Manager Samuel Poole explains why the Syn-Star rebrand is so much more than a brand. It’s the middle of May 2020 and the United Kingdom is experiencing its first lockdown due to the Coronavirus pandemic. While some businesses are booming, other companies are closing. It’s […]