How can the 3CX phone system benefit your business?

3CX Phone System

It’s important to get business telecoms right – especially if you’re keen to provide your team and clients with a seamless communication experience – and the 3CX phone system can help with just that. There’s a lot to get excited about when it come to this fully-featured VoIP phone system, including video conferencing, live chat, […]

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 […]

How smartphone apps and tech can improve wellness for your employees

Your employees are the greatest asset to your business. Therefore, helping to maximise productivity and employee wellbeing when in the workplace is a must. Before we discuss how to implement wellness, it is important to define it. Wellness means to practice healthy habits on a daily basis. How to introduce wellness into your business Wellness […]

Seven signs that it’s time to replace your business PC

It is difficult to pinpoint the exact moment to replace a slowing or ageing business PC and many factors have to be considered before replacing one. There comes a point where slow PC’s can begin to cost a business time and money, therefore being able to know when to be out with old and in […]

Five ways to keep your business IT safe over Christmas

Did you know more hacking takes place over Christmas than at any other time of the year? So much for feeling festive! It’s a scary thought but there are precautions you can take to stop this happening. Ahead of the break, which we all deserve, here’s some things to consider to keep your business technology […]

Your IT guide to surviving the lockdown (again)

Another lockdown has left many businesses unable to open their doors for at least a month, but for some, a return to working from home or having reduced members in the office is what the foreseeable future has to hold. . Reliable IT is essential for every business so we’ve compiled a guide on how […]

How Sweden are using data centres to heat cities

Over the last few years Sweden has shown that utilising all aspects of technology can create a greener world. Stockholm Data Parks is an initiative by the City of Stockholm tht was launched in 2017. The idea of this enterprise was to use excess heat produced by data centres to heat Stockholm houses and apartemnts, […]

Why is it important to update your business technology?

Manual updates are time consuming, boring and ultimately pretty annoying. But take it from us, they are very important, so here are five reasons you need to keep your IT updated. #1 Security Keeping your devices secure is essential for your business. At Syn-Star, we know how important it is to keep your information safe […]

Tips on dealing with data sprawl within an organisation

Data is important for any organisation – whatever its size. So what is data sprawl, and how can it be prevented in your organisation? Data sprawl is the large amount of varying data, from across departments, produced by a company every day. Typically, this is due to the increase of mobile apps, different storage systems, […]

Maintaining the integrity of your backup routines

Most companies now have staff working from home so the importance of maintaining the integrity of your backup routines is needed more now than ever before. Data Backups will minimise the risk of losing your company data, which ultimately is vital to the success of your business. If you’re now working from home and usually use a backup drive in the office which is updated each day – please ensure:  You […]