Hard Disk Drive failures remain the UK’s leading cause of data loss

A recent report by Kroll Ontrack revealed that Hard Disk Drive (HDD) failures remain the UK’s most significant cause of data loss.  The research sh…

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Oxfordshire Arson Attack

Last week an arsonist attacked 3 buildings in Oxfordshire, including Oxfordshire Council HQ, resulting in serious fire damage. A 47 year old man has b…

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Hurricane Harvey, A Costly Disaster For Houston

A chilling reminder that natural disasters can strike at any time, Hurricane Harvey has surpassed warnings given by experts and left thousands in its …

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Supplier Confidence, Cheap Pricing And How To Keep Systems Clucking In A Disaster

KFC have egg on their face. The fried chicken chain restaurant suffered from logistical problems with not enough chicken being delivered to their rest…

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5 Data Security New Year Resolutions

The first rule about 2017is: Don’t talk about 2016.
2016 truly was a “horror film” of a year (ransomware attacks, cyber extortions, data security thre…

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5 Popular IT Practices the best IT Managers don’t do

IT managers are doers. Yes, they’re also thinkers and planners, but they get their hands dirty with implementing information and technology policies s…

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Back to basics: Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity

Modern organisations must protect against a multitude of threats, be these cyber-threats such asRansomwareor Malware attacks or a physical or natural …

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Target data breach is worst in retail history

On December 19th,Target announced a data breach that equated to over 40,000,000 customer credit and debit accounts being stolen. However, the breach i…

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Reading Power Cut

On the afternoon of Monday 10th August 2015 in Reading Town Centre, just a short walk from the Redstor Head Office, a potentially serious electrical f…

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