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Microsoft Teams will soon allow admins to control how much bandwidth it gobbles up Microsoft is working on a new feature for its online collaboration platform Teams that will help ensure the service performs consistently, irrespective of the user’s location. As per an entry to the product roadmap, a new roaming bandwidth control will allow admins to build bespoke bandwidth policies, based...

Last year, the world experienced huge challenges created by the pandemic. Not only were we living in a state of uncertainty, but most of the workforce was also suddenly working from home offices and using their personal internet connections. Where once IT professionals could walk down a hallway to address technology issues, they now have to use remote access and...

Cyber security should be at the top of your list of concerns, because, whether your business has two employees or two hundred, you are still vulnerable. Cyber criminals see an opportunity and they go for it. Yes, of course they want the most return for their efforts but being a smaller business does not make you immune to their illicit...

Why do many organizations have a hard time keeping up with the evolving threat landscape and effectively managing their cyber-risks? Financial services companies have been a popular target for cybercriminals for a long time. Not without good reason, since beyond working with money, financial companies handle a slew of sensitive client data that criminals utilize in various fraud schemes or sell...

As we explored in the previous blog in the series, cyber security should be of paramount concern both in day-to-day life and when working. Being adequately cyber secure should be just as important as your home being secure against burglars - you wouldn’t leave your doors and windows wide open when you go out, would you? That’s the equivalent of...

Cyber security is essential, whether in a work setting or in the comfort of your own home. In the modern world it is arguably as important as having functioning locks for your front door or shutting your windows when you go out. However, many do not see it as the integral consideration it should be. Bearing in mind the volume...

Worldwide, spending on cloud computing services is expected to climb to $1073 billion. It’s reshaped our vernacular too. A cloud is no longer just an amorphous, gaseous blob in the sky. It’s an ever-present technology in our lives. Snap a photo and it’ll likely be uploaded to the cloud for safe-keeping. In the event that your phone breaks, you can...

New Microsoft Teams desktop app is a whole other version of the service There will soon be a whole new version of Microsoft Teams as the company looks to make its popular video conferencing tool available on more devices than ever. Microsoft has announced a new Progressive Web App (PWA)version of Microsoft Teams that will allow users with lower-end devices to run...

Workers report feeling happier when working from home, though there seems to be a disconnect between staff sentiments and employer demands, according to research from Microsoft. Businesses need to look beyond remote working and think about introducing a wider array of flexible working options to keep staff happy, healthy and productive at work, new research from Microsoft has concluded. A survey of...

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