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Cyber Essentials: What it is, and why you need it

Cyber threats, or attacks that take place over the internet via websites, email or networks are an increasing everyday threat. Whether for malicious or criminal reasons, hackers are exploiting systemic weaknesses to access information or disrupt stability, causing havoc for businesses who rely on cyber security to protect private information, business functions and more. What…


Microsoft Azure: Cloud Computing Power at its Best

Cloud solutions are fast becoming the primary way that businesses are storing and securing data, hosting software solutions and services, email and websites, and managing team communications. There are numerous offerings out there including Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud, but chief amongst them is Microsoft’s Azure solution – a revised, refreshed and re-invigorated…


Office 365 Security & Compliance Centre: keeping security tight

Digitising your business’s activities, from consumer or client transactions to file sharing and data storage and more, has become an essential part of running a business efficiently. The benefits are significant and numerous – protected transactions, data logs to track who, what, when and with whom activity has taken place, scaleable cloud storage, improved communications…


Cambridge Support named a Business Award Winner

Cambridge Support Hunts Post Winner

Cambridge Support is proud to have been named a business award winner at the Hunts Post Business Awards held in November 2019, with the judges praising Cambridge Supports’ approach to business, focus on customer support and having an all-round winning offering. The company is an IT Support services business specialising in cloud technologies and focused…


Cyber Security: Tips for Best Practice

Secure Passwords

To put things into perspective as to how many online transactions take place every day, a study conducted recently by Capgemini and PNB Paribas found that digital transactions (involving an online payment method) are expected to reach a staggering 726 billion by 2020… that’s just around the corner! And that’s just online purchasing – there…


Windows 7 end of life

Windows 7 end of life is getting closer by the day. Microsoft ended mainstream support for Windows 7 on January 13, 2015, but extended the Windows 7 end of life support to January 14, 2020.  Why should this matter to you? If you carry on with using Windows 7 after the support has ended, your…


Payment Fraud: Don’t Get Caught Out

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We hear about payment fraud all the time and in our industry, we come across it more often than we would like. Although the fraudsters come up with new schemes all the time some very simple checks and actions will reduce the risks of getting caught out. Yesterday, a company located not too far from…


The simple ways to implement Office 365 securely

With Office 365 you get to leverage the power of the cloud to do your work wherever you are and on any device. This connectivity enables collaboration and productivity boosts, which is awesome – but how do you know that Office 365 is secure and doesn’t leave your critical communications vulnerable? Let’s take email for…


New Support Team Leader at Cambridge Support

Leading technology company Cambridge Support is delighted to welcome Chris, a Computer Science graduate who brings a wealth of skill and experience, having worked for several years in the industry. Chris joins the team as Support Team Leader, adding significant capacity to Cambridge Support’s client-facing capabilities. “I’m really excited to be joining Cambridge Support,” Chris…


Microsoft 365 vs Office 365: What You Need to Know

Getting to grips with Microsoft products can be a challenge – the software giant does tend to give very similar names to its vast range of products, which does cause confusion. Most notably, Microsoft 365, their total product package, gets used to describe Office 365, their cloud-based office productivity suite. As a business, it’s important…