Category: IT Support

IT Support is a hot topic on our blog. Getting the right IT Support for your business is important. Here are some hints and tips to help you get it right.

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IT Support Glossary

The Ultimate IT Support Glossary for Small Businesses (Part II)

Get Support was built on the idea of explaining complex, technical IT support topics in Plain English. With that in mind, we’ve compiled yet another list of IT support terminology to help bust some jargon for small businesses.

Checklist: What Type of IT Support Does Your Business Really Need?

Checklist: What Type of IT Support Does Your Business Really Need?

Not sure what level of IT support your business really needs? With our essential checklist for small businesses, you can discover exactly what kind of computing and tech support your business needs – and what it doesn’t.

321 Backup Rule

Is Your Business Following the 321 Backup Rule? (And Does The Cloud Make It Obsolete?)

The 321 Backup Rule is a strategy businesses can use to ensure that their mission-critical data is always kept safe and secure using a blend of storage formats and physical locations. Here’s everything UK businesses need to know.

Email Security

IT Support Insider: Email Security for Businesses

In this edition of our IT Support Insider series, we’ll zero in on email security and how businesses can ensure their email security setup is watertight, they’re protected from email-based cyberattacks, and other best practice examples.

IT Support Technician

Is Your IT Support Team Making Any of These 5 Mistakes?

Your IT support team represents your first line of defence against user error, cyberattacks, hardware problems, and more – but no team is perfect. So… is your IT department making any of these mistakes in your business, and potentially costing you time and money?

IT Support Myths

7 (More) IT Support Myths You Might Think Are True… But Aren’t

The realm of computers and IT support is often a murky place, full of misinformation which could technically put your business at risk. Here are 7 more computing myths you may have heard – and why you totally shouldn’t believe them.

Growth Hacking

Growth Hacking: How the Right IT Strategy Can Grow Your Business Faster

Growth is the primary goal of most businesses, but actually scaling up a business can feel like an uphill battle. Here are our top tips on how the right IT support can help grow your business faster than you ever thought possible.

Vulnerability Scanning

The Most Common Vulnerabilities Your IT Support Team Should (Already) Know About

Your IT support team is a company’s first and last line of defence, so it’s essential that they’re up to date with the most common cybersecurity threats. With that in mind, here are the IT vulnerabilities your IT support team should (already) know about.

BYOD - Bring Your Own Device

Risk vs. Reward: Is Your Business Ready for BYOD?

Bring Your Own Device, or BYOD, liberates your workforce by allowing them to use their own devices for work purposes. But is it really safe? And how will it impact your IT support policies? Here’s what you need to know.

Running an IT Support Department

8 Insider Tips for Running a Successful IT Support Department

Managing an IT support department within a small business isn’t easy, especially with a small team (or one-person show). With decades of IT experience under our belt, here are 8 tips from the insiders at Get Support to help you work better.

Outsourcing

16 Rapid-Fire Reasons to Outsource Your IT Support

Making the decision to switch to a remote IT support provider isn’t always an easy one, so here are 16 more reasons that a Managed Service Provider could be the right choice for your business.

Hybrid, Planning for the future of work

The Small Business Guide to Hybrid Working (and Where IT Support Fits In)

The global pandemic has forever changed the way we work, meaning it’s more important than ever to make working flexible. Here’s how your business can, with the right IT support, make hybrid working easy.

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Viva Connections

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LinkedIn

The Great LinkedIn Data Scrape (And What It Means for UK Businesses)

In mid-2021, a group of hackers managed to access the data of 700 million LinkedIn users via a method called ‘scraping’. Here’s what UK businesses need to know about this potential cyber security risk.
Data Backup

IT Support Insider: Backup, Disaster Recovery, and Business Continuity

In this edition of our IT Support Insider series, we’re turning our attention to an area of computing which can be a genuine lifesaver: backup, disaster recovery, and business continuity