Two ways technology is bad for your employees

Using technology to make a business more efficient and effective is vital to the growth and sustainability of the organisation. However, while it can make a business more efficient, it’s essential to remember that technology can also create an unfriendly workplace and even prevent users from getting work done. Speed of Work Technology helps to…

4 Signs You Need a New Endpoint Data Backup Solution

With more workers depending on laptops it is more important than ever to ensure that the work protected and stored on those devices is backed up and protected. Forrester Research says that 45% of corporate executives don’t follow policies for data use and handling. Underlining how at risk almost half of a business’s data actually…

CIO and compliance

The Chief Information Officer (CIO) plays a crucial part in assisting with compliance within organisations. The IT department provides technology resources and skills that are needed by corporate compliance officers when conducting projects that assist in keeping their company in line with laws and regulations. The problem is that compliance officers often have to rely on other departments…

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How To Guide: 3 Secrets of Effective IT Departments

How does a business leader define an effective IT department?  Effective IT departments operate efficiently, drive the business forward, and ultimately ensure that as technology plays an increasingly tangible and vital role in business operations, the right solutions are in place. An effective IT department employs solutions and procedures to manage overheads, increase productivity and prevent…

The new IT department

The focus of technology within businesses is changing. Where it was once a support function to operations, technology is now becoming more intertwined with the core business including manufacturing, product development and customer engagement.   This change has IT evolving to meet these new requirements to become strategic parts of the organisation, creating a need…

Warning: Job applications distribute ransomware

The latest ransomware to plague German companies is, a malware program called, Petya which overwrites the master boot record (MBR) of infected computers, leaving the operating systems in an un-bootable state. Typically the master boot record code is stored in the first sectors of a hard disk drive. This code contains information about the disk’s…

Announcing Cibecs Version 8

Cibecs endpoint backup, security and protection, announced its latest release, Version 8, featuring an all-new user interface (UI). The newest release of the software squarely place Cibecs as a forerunner in the endpoint data protection space. Inspired by simplicity, Cibecs designed the new UI to improve usability, centralise data protection and increase productivity. With Version…

The 2014 Business Data Loss Survey Results

The 2014 Business Data Loss Survey: Over 50% of Companies Have Lost Data in the Last 12 Months IDG Connect and Cibecs, industry leader in endpoint data protection, have released the 2014 Data Loss Survey Results, uncovering the developments and challenges around business data management and endpoint data protection. The survey uncovers a multitude of…

Cibecs and IDG-Connect present the 2014 Data Loss Survey

Cibecs has released their latest version, ready for Windows 8.

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