Tag Archives: Business

PMC offers new business calls, lines, and broadband services

broadband-news PMC Telecom has announced a new package of calls, lines, and broadband services for business, with tariffs claimed to beat BT prices. It means the company becomes the latest ISP for.. more
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Outsourcing by small businesses increases

broadband A survey of 2200 small businesses in the UK for Freelancer.co.uk reveals that the rate of outsourcing to the developing world by UK small businesses grew by 35% this year. Most.. more
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Microsoft snaps up Yammer

Microsoft Logo Microsoft is continuing with major acquisitions this year, following the purchase of Skype, and next in line is Yammer. Yes, the Redmond-based company has officially declared that it has inked an.. more
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93% of businesses want 4G

The vast majority of businesses in the UK fear the delayed roll out of 4G is going to affect the country’s economy negatively. A survey carried out by Coleman Parkes, and commissioned by Everything Everywhere, found that 93 per cent of businesses want 4G (LTE).. more
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74% of Euro companies in line for IT disaster

A new survey has found that as many as 74% of organisations across Europe are not confident that they could fully recover in the event of an IT disaster. The European Disaster Recovery Survey 2011 was carried out by EMC Corporation and asked 1750 European.. more
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First business computer LEO is 60 today

60 years ago today, the world’s very first business computer “LEO” was built by British food manufacturer J Lyons & Co. Following the war, executives at the company were intrigued to know whether the computers they had heard about during their service could help to.. more
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Companies risk Facebook brand damage

Facebook pages are an effective marketing resource for many companies who want to increase trust in their brand, but a new study has found that many businesses risk harming their brand by ignoring customer requests which are posted on the page. The biggest culprit of.. more
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Outlook bleak for Rim after outage?

After last week’s three and a half day outage, it doesn’t take a top class detective to work out that BlackBerry owners aren’t likely to be very happy at the moment. Although current research suggests that customers who threatened to leave last week might be.. more
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Further research shows that SMEs are failing to address IT security

GFI Software have announced the findings of a new study which shows that 40% of SMEs don’t have adequate security measures in place. Furthermore, nearly one-third don’t have any policies that address the personal use of social networking sites in the workplace. The survey was.. more
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Social media putting organisations at risk

New research has been published this month on the risks posed globally by social media. The study was carried out by Ponemon and sponsored by Websense, and it looks into what security threats target users of social networks and how they affect companies. It found.. more
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