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What is VoIP? What are the Benefits?

What is VoIP? VoIP stands for Voice over Internet Protocol. In simple terms, VoIP is a method of making telephone calls over the internet. How VoIP Calls are Made In order to make a VoIP call, all you need is a good quality internet connection and the software needed to make the call.

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San-iT Nominated for The Talk of Manchester Awards

We are thrilled to announce that we have reached the voting stages in the Talk of Manchester Awards (#TheTOMS) 2016! We have been nominated for Best IT Support Company and would really appreciate your vote! It only takes 2 minutes… Just click here, go to section 22, select San-iT and then click done at the…

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San-iT Provide Laptops to Support Open Arms International

We were recently privileged to support the work of the humanitarian charity Open Arms International. Open Arms International works to raise orphaned and vulnerable children in one of the poorest areas of Kenya. The charity’s Academy provides quality, full time education for children from the local community and gives them access to tuition that they wouldn’t…

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Cyber Security Awareness Month

October marks the start of Cyber Security Awareness Month, which aims to raise awareness of cyber threats and how to keep yourself safe online. Today’s world is more connected that ever, and while the internet makes most of our lives a whole lot easier, it also comes with its risks. Cyber Security Awareness Month is…

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Is Outsourcing IT Solutions Services Right for Your Business?

IT spending in the UK is likely to be affected by the current climate of economic uncertainty following the Brexit vote. Independent analyst company Canalys is cutting its IT spending forecast for the UK by 10%, with the expectation that the UK’s uncertain trading future with the EU will have an immediate impact on what…

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San-iT Support the Big Charity Drive 2016

After 4 days driving across 4 different countries, we’re very happy to say that our Managing Director Barry has returned back from the Big Charity Drive in one piece (although we can’t say the same about Jess the Jag…!) We caught up with him to find out more about how him and the team got…

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How to Overcome the Cyber Security Skills Shortage

IT security is a business essential, but what if there isn’t anyone employed in your business who can undertake it effectively? According to Computer Business Review, a recent report suggests that the majority of UK chief information officers (CIOs) think they will soon face a skills shortage when it comes to cybersecurity. If this is…

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Experienced New Recruits Join our IT Support Team

Here at San-iT we have achieved rapid growth over the last few months and in the same number of weeks we have welcomed three new experienced members to our ever expanding Support Team, inciting office moves, plans for future development and building great momentum.

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Is Your Business at Risk from an ISP Support Scam?

People could be forgiven for feeling besieged by the sheer number and variety of scams and frauds that are currently out there. There is very much a feeling that cybercriminals are adopting increasingly ambitious and underhand methods to attack the vulnerable. Recent scams involve fraudsters offering bogus tech support by impersonating internet service providers. Exploiting…

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IT Security Issues Businesses Need to Know

In the past, business security involved a locked office with a safe and an attaché case with a combination lock. Most businesses now have a growing online element to their activities, and while this brings new opportunities, it also brings greater security risks. What Does Digital Security Mean? For many SMEs there is a sense…

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