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bespoke-software
Advantages of a Bespoke Software
Bespoke software, also known as bespoke solution, is a tailor-made software with your needs in mind. The software is custom-built according to your business goals and is an exact fit for your customer base. This results in the best-suited solution for you.
NAS
Why do businesses need NAS?
With the recent announcement of the new Covid-19 restrictions, businesses are now slowly returning to operate on a work from home basis. This can be difficult for businesses that have a large amount of data. Especially when they can only access this data when they are in the office. This is where Network-attached Storage (NAS) comes in.
Year In Summary
What can we say about the year 2021, it has been very similar to 2020! We have faced lockdowns, remote working and even snow days but the positive aspects certainly brought a lot of joy to our team! In this blog, we are going to look back on the memorable moments of 2021!
Two Factor Authentication Explained
Everyone wants to protect their privacy especially in a World where cybercrime is becoming a major problem. In this blog we are going to explain what a two factor authentication (two-step authentication) is and how it works.
Cloud Vs On Premise Software
With businesses looking to cut costs, many are migrating data and operations to the cloud. As we know the cloud offers scalability, flexibility and speed that traditional on-premise systems often lack.
Edmondson's IT - decade of success
Celebrating a Decade of IT Success
Everyone has dreams and ambitions in their lifetime, and we all try to make them come true. Back in 2011, Craig Edmondson made his dream of becoming a business owner in the tech industry a reality.
Microsoft Windows 11
FREE Windows 11 Upgrade
So you want to get a free Windows 11 upgrade? You have come to the right place, in this blog we explain the steps that you can follow if you want to upgrade from Windows 10 to Windows 11 for FREE!
Website Traffic, Edmondson's IT Services
How To Increase Traffic
So you have a website that nobody is visiting! Don’t be too alarmed as in this blog, we are going to provide you with 8 ways to increase your traffic and increase your chances of getting more customers.
Cloud data storage, Edmondson's IT Services
Offsite Data Backups
The last thing a business owner wants to experience is data loss or theft. As it’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month, in this blog we are going to explain why offsite data backups are so important to every business.
Cybersecurity
Cyber Security Awareness Month
Did you know that it’s national cyber security awareness month? In this blog we are giving you 10 things that you can do to help protect yourself and your business and ensure you are not a victim of cybercrime. #BeCyberSmart
IT Support
Benefits of IT Support
There are many reasons why a business might need professional IT support. We have been providing managed IT services and IT support to clients across Yorkshire and the UK for over 10 years.
SSDvsHDD
SSD vs HDD
In this blog we are going to compare the benefits of an SSD (solid-state drive) and HDD (hard disk drive) to allow business owners to make an informed decision on which hard drive they use for storage.
Graphics card
Graphic Card Shortage
Avid PC gamers across the world are experiencing a graphics card shortage. In this blog we cover what has caused the shortage and provide the latest updates from across Europe where life is returning to normal!
Windows 11
Windows 11 Features
Windows 11 is set for release in late 2021 and is set to bring a lot of new features! In this blog we will cover some of the biggest features, changes and say goodbye to Internet Explorer ahead of it’s official launch.
5G
Discover 5G
We understand that businesses rely on a super fast connection whether at home or in the office. At Edmondson’s IT we help small business owners across the UK with our business mobile service.
Email Platforms
Email Platforms Explained
We know how important emails are but do you understand the differences between POP, IMAP and Microsoft Exchange? In this blog, we are going to cover each platform and explain what the differences are.
Microsoft Teams
Microsoft Teams Call Encryption
With security and privacy being at the fore front of everyone mind, Microsoft Teams is set to unveil an update in July in the form of end-to-end encrypted 1:1 voice calls meaning discussions will remain private.
Website optimisation, Edmondson's IT
Optimise Your Service Page
We have covered how to optimise your homepage, now we are looking at optimising your service pages to convert your visitors into potential leads. Our web designer has put togther 8 tips for you to use.
Google password feature
Password Protection Feature!
It’s no secret that Google tracks your activity, whether you are using it’s hardware or software such as Android device, smart speaker or even just Google Chrome. But how secure is it? Find out how to increase your security here.
Cybercrime
Rise In Cyber Crime
The UK saw a significant rise in Cyber crime in the past year. Cybercrime, also known as computer crime, uses a computer or device to commit illegal activity. Such as trafficking or stealing someone’s details or identities.
ISDN
ISDN To Be Switched Off
ISDN (Integrated Services Digital Networks) is set to be switched off in 2025, it is time to upgrade to a VoIP phone system. So what is ISDN? It is a circuit-switched telephone system that transmits data and voice over a digital.
Google algorithm
Google’s New Algorithm!
In May 2021, Google plan on updating their algorithm and it will include a new factor called Page Experience. It will however, still include the existing Google Search signals.
Website Design
Should A Website Be Responsive?
Having a website that represents your business, promotes your products, and showcases your services is vital to be ahead of your competition. It is vital that it is responsive too!
Office 365
Benefits Of Office 365
Office 365 is a cloud-based suite, containing Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Publisher, Exchange, SharePoint, Access, Skype and Microsoft Teams.
Sage 50cloud accounts
What Is Sage 50Cloud Accounts?
As accredited Sage developers, we can create bespoke software solutions that integrate with Sage 50clouds for you, so you get the very best from your accounts system.
IT support services
Our IT Support Services
Edmondson’s IT services work with small to medium sized businesses across Yorkshire and the UK to build a bespoke IT solution that works to support their business needs.
.eu domain
Brexit’s Impact on EU Domains
An unpredicted consequence of Brexit could see businesses with an .EU (country code top level domain) domain losing their domains on January 1st 2021.
Remote working
Remote Working Support
In April 2020, 46.6% of people in employment in the UK started to work from home. We have been helping small businesses with a range of remote services.
Homepage Optimisation, Edmondson's IT
Optimise Your Homepage
Learn how to optimise your homepage to increase leads, sales and encourage a great user experience with 10 ways to optimise your homepage.
Cyber Secuity, Edmondson's IT Services
Cyber Security Services
We provide and implement sustainable cyber security strategies for small businesses across Yorkshire and the UK. We aim to secure your organisation from possible cyber attacks.