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Next Generation Firewall Security For Hybrid Working

In an age of office and remote working, legacy cybersecurity solutions often fall short when it comes to protecting businesses with distributed workforces. Stronger, more secure gateways are needed to protect network boundaries no matter where they are located. To stay ahead of threats, it’s time for security professionals to embrace next-generation firewalls (NGFW). 18 Months Of Radical Change Cloud computing, virtualisation, mobility and now expansive work-from-home policies have dramatically changed how organisations conduct business. …

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A New Liver Scanner For The DHI Drop-In Centre, Bath

South West based charity Developing Health & Independence (DHI) has opened a new drop-in centre at St James’ Parade, Bath, which offers vital liver-scanning technology, purchased with funds raised by the team at Datasharp Integrated Communications. Just over a year ago, we announced our charity partnership with Developing Health & Independence (DHI) – a South West based charity with its roots firmly established in Bath. Through a mix of awareness-raising, staff fundraising and corporate contributions, …

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Compliant Call Recording for Microsoft Teams

With the advent of hybrid working, Microsoft Teams has become the go-to solution for internal and external business communication. Now, you can easily and securely capture and store all Microsoft Teams communication for analysis, training and compliance purposes. The Challenge Of Remote Oversight The 18 months spent working remotely proved challenging for team leaders trying to manage their customer experience teams without being able to see them or overhear their everyday conversations with customers. The …

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Level-Up Hybrid Meetings With Microsoft Teams Rooms

In today’s flexible workplace, Hybrid meetings must accommodate both in-person and remote attendees. Before you equip meeting spaces for hybrid work, follow our simple guide to delivering a native Microsoft Teams experience, with HD audio and video, for efficient and productive meeting rooms. Hybrid Working is here to stay The modern office now has many roles. It might be a space designed for productivity and collaboration, reliable network connectivity or a destination to help separate …

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How To Setup Microsoft Teams Click-To-Call

Many organisations have adopted Microsoft Teams as a primary method of communication since the pandemic hit in 2020, but most have not yet released its full potential. Microsoft Teams Click-To-Call is an example of how Microsoft Teams can be supercharged to improve efficiency and productivity. Click-To-Call Using Microsoft Teams you can Click-To-Call any number from a web browser and call directly from your computer, removing the need to manually enter a telephone number. This feature …

Supercharge Microsoft Teams

Supercharge Microsoft Teams

Ready to modernise your business communications? Like the idea of having a single phone number across your computer, mobile device and desk phone? With our cloud calling features integrated with Microsoft Teams, you can. Plus we offer Teams meeting room systems, contact centre, compliant call recording, built-in redundancy, load balancing and much more. Adopting hybrid working practices can make business communications a more complex issue. Distributed teams work mostly online and, although face-to-face meetings have …

SonicWall Cyber Threat Mid Year Report 2021

SonicWall Mid Year Cyber Threat Report 2021

The first half of 2021 saw the continued rise of cybercrime as employees remained working from home. Now that offices are open, businesses are making important decisions about how to move forward, whether that be via hybrid working, remote working or back to the office. The SonicWall Cyber Threat Mid-Year Report 2021 documents the trends in cybercrime during the first half of 2021. The findings support businesses with insights to create appropriate strategies for cybersecurity …

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MPLS vs SD-WAN?

Compared to MPLS, SD-WAN is cheaper, more secure and provides higher performance. On the other hand, MPLS is a reliable, private and stable technology. When the two technologies are combined they produce a hybrid WAN that delivers an intelligent, flexible and more private WAN for businesses. Over recent years, the adoption of SD-WAN has increased with many businesses evaluating the differences between SD-WAN and MPLS networking with thoughts of replacing legacy technology with a newer …

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Are You Prepared For Hybrid Working?

Business leaders are adopting the ‘hybrid working’ model. Businesses who choose to implement this model will need to ensure their employees and offices are equipped with everything they need to create a successful and productive environment. To make this easier, we have compiled a FREE 20-page e-guide to support businesses implementing a hybrid working model. The guide is available for immediate download here. The Rise Of Hybrid Working Over the last year and a half, …

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Microsoft Teams: Operator Connect vs Direct Routing

Microsoft has recently launched a new service called Operator Connect, a new operator managed service allowing businesses to directly enable PSTN calling from their existing carriers in Microsoft Teams. This new service benefits smaller businesses who want to operate and manage their own phone numbers directly through Teams. For larger businesses with more complex needs, Operator Connect may not have the flexibility required to support hybrid working or other key functions such as call centre. …