Top 5 Network Security Considerations for GDPR

Will Wood Blog

A Quick Overview With so many businesses buzzing around trying to figure out the what/who/where/why/when around GDPR, Datasharp have been getting heavily involved in the network security aspects of this heavily enforceable change. For the benefit of anyone who’s been living in an isolation chamber for the last 6 months, here’s the main headlines around what GDPR can mean: Customer data that is not adequately …

Mitel ShoreTel

Mitel and ShoreTel are now one

Will Wood Blog

In exciting news recently, ShoreTel have been acquired by Mitel, accelerating Mitel’s growth and moving them to #2 position in UCaaS market globally.       What does this mean for ShoreTel customers? In a customer assurance statement from Mike Bee (CEO, Mitel), the ShoreTel platform will continue to be cultivated and developed, as part of their growth strategy.  Ultimately, the merger …

ShoreTel Mobile Connect iPhone

The New ShoreTel Connect Mobile App

Julie Blog

INTRODUCING THE NEW SHORETEL CONNECT MOBILE APP: DESIGNED WITH YOU IN MIND. Where we work and how we conduct business has never been more flexible. Nearly half of all workers say they put in time off the clock and more than half answer emails outside the office, according to new research by CareerBuilder. On the commute to work, we might …

ISDN-SIP Migration

Free migration from ISDN to SIP

Will Wood Blog

Get it while it’s hot! Datasharp are pleased to announce that we are offering free project management for all customers looking to migrate from ISDN to SIP.  Depending on the complexity of your existing set up, this could save you between typically £600-£2,200 of professional services. The benefits are obvious, but for those who have had their head in the sand for the …

Don't bottleneck your users from accessing your lovely new Gigabit Internet connection

So, you’ve got Gigabit Internet access…..

Will Wood Blog

Now, what about your firewall? As you’ve no doubt noticed, over the last couple of years the rise of Gigabit Internet connection has been enormous, with providers offering a variety of fibre gigabit internet connections (some better that others) and businesses have quite rightly jumped at the opportunity. For those lucky SMEs who are achieving huge speeds for less than the cost …

Conference Room

Meeting room stress? Take our test

Julie Blog

9 in 10 office workers experience technology-related stress in meetings. In 2016 an independent research from Vanson Bourne and Barco in which 1,000 office workers across the UK, US, France and Germany who run, present at or attend meetings were interviewed, tackled the issue of “meeting stress”. Want some insights in your own meeting behaviour? Do this quick test and …

World Cyber Attack

A Business Guide to Ransomware

Julie Blog

Ransomware has become the most talked about security threat following the ‘WannaCry’ cyber attack that hit the NHS, Spain’s Telefónica, FedEx and Deutsche Bahn, along with many other companies worldwide in May 2017 that caused so much chaos. With thousands of posts being published you probably don’t have the time to read them all, so we’ve decided to help you …


A Beginners Guide to Call Recording and Compliance

Julie Blog

In this educational piece, we look at what the law says regarding call recording and financial transactions and how Oak’s solutions can help you tick the right boxes. Compliance is a murky subject. A casual glance presents the uninitiated with a series of rules and regulations that can seem at once critical and yet apparently contradictory. Some state that certain …

Cloud Computing

How Cloud Technology Can Benefit Your Business

Julie Blog

The growth of cloud technology over the last few years has been remarkable. In short, cloud is fast becoming the new normal. By the end of 2015 it’s estimated that 90% of UK businesses will be using at least one cloud service. The reason for this kind of rapid growth is quite clear: cloud helps businesses address their objectives. But …

National Innovation Award

Datasharp awarded with Unify’s National Innovation Award

Julie Blog

We at Datasharp are proud to annouce that we have been awarded the Unify National Innovation Award 2017. We were awarded this accolade for our creativity in delivering unique cloud based solutions. We were applauded as being years ahead of our competitors in delivering proven cost effective, feature rich and resilient end solutions that are more compelling than traditional hosted offerings.  …