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The CARA blog is provided by our team to give information on the impact of technology and software on your business and how you can take advantage of them.

What does an effective six-step disaster recovery plan look like?

In every walk of life, we are routinely encouraged to hope for the best and plan for the worst. If 2020 has proven anything, then it’s that preparing for a worst-case scenario – no matter how unlikely it may seem at the time – is a very sensible course of action. When it comes to assessing business risk, it is [...]

By |June 22nd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on What does an effective six-step disaster recovery plan look like?

How to organise and secure tech infrastructure post-pandemic

The best way to configure, maintain and protect IT has been perplexing smaller organisations for some years. Then came the COVID-19 crisis; out of the blue and leaving a massive lasting impact. It has created a watershed moment for many businesses, as they now need to consider the best source of proactive IT support to equip them for what is [...]

By |May 20th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on How to organise and secure tech infrastructure post-pandemic

7 cybersecurity myths debunked

The world of cybersecurity can be overwhelming upon first glance and there is a myriad of untruths circulating the internet. With this in mind, in order to help you protect your business's valuable data from hackers and cybercriminals, we're debunking a list of 7 popular cybersecurity myths that could jeopardise the success of your business. 1) Myth: Strong passwords are [...]

By |April 17th, 2020|Categories: Cyber-Crime, IT Security Aware|Comments Off on 7 cybersecurity myths debunked

The five cybercrime scams every business faces

Cybercrime against small to medium businesses is a significant concern. Over the past twelve months, 54% of all small businesses have been a victim of cybercrime. This is costing the average business £768 per year, though some businesses can have costs which are much higher. Some research has suggested that 66% of businesses don’t have the resources to recover from [...]

By |March 17th, 2020|Categories: Cyber-Crime, IT Security Aware|Comments Off on The five cybercrime scams every business faces

The financial impact of outsourcing your IT services

Often, for those in companies that have always operated in a very traditional way, outsourcing IT services has never even been a topic for discussion. This isn't because of the decision makers are against the idea as such, but instead, outsourcing can be something that many people fail to understand the benefits of. It's easy to get caught up in [...]

By |February 18th, 2020|Categories: Managed IT Services by CARA|Comments Off on The financial impact of outsourcing your IT services

Keep it consistent: 5 reasons IT awareness is a must for your business

They say that knowledge is the first step to prevention – and this couldn’t be truer when it comes to the IT practices in your business. But for the average company, simply offering available guidelines or providing initial training isn’t enough to keep your employees aware of all the practices they should be following. Continual, active awareness is what is [...]

By |January 21st, 2020|Categories: Managed IT Services by CARA|Comments Off on Keep it consistent: 5 reasons IT awareness is a must for your business