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Case Study: Duke Street Market

Earlier this year, we won a contract to supply Liverpool's new Duke Street Market with a range of bespoke IT services. Find out more about the project in our latest blog post.
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News

Google Chrome Makes Extensions More Secure

A much needed privacy update With a market share of nearly 70%, Google Chrome is the world’s biggest web browser. As well as its speed and simplicity, Chrome is also favoured because of its extensive extension gallery. There are currently over 180,000 extensions available, but over the last few years, some have been found to be storing malware, spreading...

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Data

The Cloud vs. Data Centre

There is sometimes confusion about the differences between cloud-based servers and data centres, so we’re going to explain the key components of each one. Ultimately, the cloud acts as a ‘virtual’ data centre—it functions in a similar way, but is based on the internet rather than in a physical location. As well as looking at the differences between the two,...

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SecurityTechnology

The Importance of Access Control Systems

A traditional ‘lock and key’ is something that has been used for thousands of years, but in today’s digital age, it’s important to think forward and consider new, more secure technologies that will protect our infrastructure, resources and staff. One solution for this is access control—an updated and effective method of looking after businesses. We’re going to...

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NewsSecurity

NCSC Reveals the World’s Worst Passwords

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has recently published a list of the 100,000 most hacked passwords in the world. Find out whether yours are on the list, and take a look at our password recommendations to help keep your accounts safe.
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IT Support

The Benefits of Fully Managed IT Services

Having a reliable IT system is crucial for most businesses, big or small. In an ever-evolving technological landscape, many organisations are turning to managed services for all of their IT needs. We’re going to talk you through the benefits of managed IT services, and explain what we can offer here at ICT Solutions.
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Security

Why Your Business Needs CCTV

Whilst the main point of CCTV is to help prevent or lower crime, there are also other business benefits to installing this type of system. We’re going to discuss the advantages of CCTV installation, and explain the range of services we offer here at ICT Solutions.
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IT SupportTechnology

Is it Time for Your Business to Move to the Cloud?

Whether it’s storing your photos on iCloud if you’re an iPhone user, or creating documents in Google Drive, you’ve probably used cloud storage services to some capacity on a personal level. But what about using cloud services for your business? Instead of downloading software onto your own server, you can now use it over the internet. You can also store your...

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