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8 Steps to a Problem-Free Cloud Migration

8 Steps to a Problem-Free Cloud Migration

While the need for digital transformation is driving businesses to seek the many advantages of cloud technology, migration to the cloud is a process that needs to be carefully planned and managed. In this post, we look at some of the key steps a company will need to take to ensure that cloud migration goes …

Private Cloud or Dedicated Server – Which is Best for You?

Private Cloud or Dedicated Server – Which is Best for You?

Choosing the right infrastructure for your business can be a challenge, especially if you are unfamiliar with how different types of systems work or their benefits. In this post, we look at two different types of infrastructure, private cloud and dedicated servers, to outline their key similarities and differences. What are dedicated servers and private …

How the Cloud Helps Small Businesses Cut Energy Bills and IT Costs

How the Cloud Helps Small Businesses Cut Energy Bills and IT Costs

According to The Federation of Small Businesses, UK companies have experienced gas and electricity bill increases of 425% and 350% respectively over the last 18 months, with further rises expected. Together with a shrinking market, these put the future of many firms in jeopardy. One way to slash energy bills and make other savings in …

4 Ways Cloud Hosting is Like Santa

4 Ways Cloud Hosting is Like Santa

You might think it Christmas crackers to believe a beardy, old sleigh driver donning a red hat, has anything remotely in common with an internet-based hosting solution but you’d be wrong. Both of them, in their own unique ways, can bring us many benefits. So, as Christmas approaches and we begin to let our minds …

Review: The Progress of Cloud Computing in 2022

Review: The Progress of Cloud Computing in 2022

The cloud; what only a few years ago was being dismissed as a fad by many has now engulfed the IT industry, being the dominant platform that many businesses are choosing to migrate their managed services onto. The term cloud computing first hit the mainstream in 2009 and every year since the industry has continued …

How Cloud Hosting is Transforming Retail

How Cloud Hosting is Transforming Retail

Technology is changing the retail landscape at a dramatic rate. The proportion of online sales continues to grow (from 2.8% in 2006 to 32.8% in 2020 – source: ONS), there are more ways to sell than ever before and the lines between online and in-store shopping are becoming increasingly blurred. To stay competitive, many retailers …