Concerned about Cyber Security? – this is for you

All business need to think about their Cyber Security Our strategic business partner, GoSecure Cyber Security is running a free Briefing Session on Wednesday 21st February 2018 in Shrewsbury.  We find that attendees consider the sessions of great value and provide practical advice to help both technical staff and business managers in terms of addressing cyber security risks. During the day we will cover: Threat Briefing and the Current Cyber Thr

Microsoft Team – Be Careful

Phishing E-mail Alert. The latest phishing e-mail looks like it comes from the Microsoft Team. Actually it comes from a dodgy hotmail account and looks like this Don't hit the link to upgrade your mailbox quota and do not reply to the message, it is an attempt to steal your credentials If in doubt call our Technical Support Team on 0845 270 1642  or chat to one of our technicians  

Christmas Opening

Wishing all our clients a Merry Christmas. Our Christmas opening hours.   Although many of our clients take a break over Christmas not all of them can or do. We will continue to provide support during business hours over the Christmas week and our Christmas Opening hours are shown below.           Christmas Opening Hours 2017- Support Desk. Friday 22nd December 8:30am – 5.30pm 25th – 2

Kaspersky Lab – What’s the Evidence?

Kaspersky Lab has been in the news in recent days following guidance issued by UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) to Permanent Secretaries at UK Government departments, concerning supply chain risks in cloud based products. Although it is important to note that the guidance from the NCSC only refers to ‘systems related to national security’ some users may have concerns over the use of their technically well-regarded security software products T

Sage 50C – The UK’s favourite accounting software just got better

Trusted by over 400,000 businesses, Sage 50 Accounts is now Sage 50c... and it and will change the way you do business forever Sage 50c Seamlessly combines the power and productivity of a trusted desktop solution, with secure online access and Microsoft Office 365 integration  Track Cash flow by linking directly to your bank account  Create edit Send Invoices directly  Control Stock and Inventory  Manage VAT  Integrate with Sage Payroll a

Microsoft Price Increase

Microsoft Office 365 licencing: Price Increase Microsoft will increase their subscription pricing for cloud based licencing from 1st January, 2017.  This will affect hosted e-mail provision, and is a direct result of the GBP (£) and USD ($) exchange rate changes in the last few months. The increase will be 22% in most cases.  If you are an existing Microsoft customer, you are protected from this increase for 12 months from the anniversary of your subscr

Sage 50 2017 (version 23) is here

The latest annual upgrade to Sage’s flagship Accounting package, Sage 50 Accounts is now released. Subscription and Sagecover Extra customers will already have a licence. If you want help upgrading Contact Us Improvements & new features of Sage 50 Accounts v23 include Enter payments and invoices together In Sage 50 Accounts v23 you can record payments against sales and purchase invoices together, saving you time from going to Bank Accounts and

UK ICT – Cloud, Virtual and On Premise IT Support

UK ICT Ltd is excited to tell you about our new range of services and support options, now available on our new web site Keeping all of the valuable qualities of our legacy, we have changed into something brighter; more agile, more powerful and much more ready to make IT the performance game-changer for your business. We keepyour data moving at the speed of thought, effortlessly flowing and supporting the whole body of your business. Processing power unle

Could Your Business Survive a Ransomware Attack

Dear anyone that has a business or a computer... that's every one then. The days of simple malware developed by amateurs that were just looking to make mischief are long gone. Organized crime lies behind much of today’s malware, and the focus is on making money. Recent high profile ransomware attacks such as CryptoLocker are estimated to have hit more than 500,000 users and earned the cybercriminals behind £millions before they were taken down. Ranso...

Reduce operating costs by creating Productive IT Work Flows

With bespoke programming and the intelligent application of a range of IT software tools, we increase productivity and can produce the following advantages: A reduction in 'work in progress' (time from order to invoice) Quicker return on capital and resources Reduction in operational cost Elimination of repetitive keying-in errors Improvement to bottom line Improved customer satisfaction With a whole-process stream, the data we can e...