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How much does SAP Business One cost?
When a successful business reaches a certain size, it outgrows the basic accounting tools that served it so well at first. This is the time to consider making the 'quantum leap' to an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution rather than simply upgrading the accountancy software.
What is SAP Business One?
Business One is the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution for small to medium-sized businesses from leading German IT company SAP.
Are your staff actually the problem when it comes to cyber security?
Having an antivirus system installed across your IT environment has become the most basic and common form of protection – it’s the norm. In today’s world, technology is ubiquitous in the working environment, bringing with it both benefits and drawbacks. Everything we do is now accessed by computers, mobiles, tablets, hard drives, cloud and e-mail. This creates a huge opportunity for would-be attackers looking to gain access to your company data and systems.
Your Guide to SMB Cyber Security Planning
Is Hacking Really on The Rise? (Or are we just more prone to attack?)
In 2015, a Government Security Breaches Survey reported that 74% of small businesses reported a security breach in the previous year. As the Guardian reports, something “drastically changed” in 2015 (1) as cyber criminals started to turn their focus to small and medium businesses (SMBs).
Focussing on Innovation in IT – Changing the 80/20 balance
We are continually told to innovate, innovate, innovate. But that’s a difficult task when you don’t have complete confidence in your IT systems.
Resourcing IT Teams for Success
What does Outsourced Support have to do with the Finance Department? Everything, actually. Outsourcing datacentre and desktop support is a method for Finance Directors (FDs) to better budget, plan and make accurate predictions about future costings – all while alleviating the strain on the central IT department’s day to day activities.
The Guide to Operating Like an Enterprise (for SMBs)
Outsourcing support to third party IT specialists enables SMBs to act with the scalability and business capability of a larger organisation. This allows smaller companies to ‘operate like an enterprise’, all with an SMB budget.
Increasing User Productivity and Employee Satisfaction through IT Support
It’s commonly accepted that working can be made a lot easier for your employees if simple, everyday tasks such as catering, cleaning and transport are outsourced. But have you ever thought about bringing in another company to cover your IT support?
Traceability and Compliance in Manufacturing
Data analytics software is now used for a range of business processes; it is no longer solely for the finance department to create management reports, analytics technology is now in wide use across marketing, business development and product traceability functions.