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COVID-19 and SaaS Sprawl

As IT budgets for 2021 are reviewed and adjusted, many organizations are seeing the impact of COVID-19 on their priorities and tech spends. For many organisations, the cost of simply doing business is on the rise. IT Spending Review For many organisations around the world COVID-19 forced an immediate …

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Hybrid working is not the answer.

As images of Margaret Keenan, the first person in the world to be given the Pfizer COVID-19 jab, are beamed to every TV on the planet, people and businesses start to plan for a return to some form of normality. Many organisations and businesses, slowly coming out of their remote working hibernation, are tal…

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Making the Switch from Google Hangouts to Google Chat

Back in October Google announced that it would be switching off it's messaging platform Google Hangouts. Last week Google started making significant changes to Hangouts and Google chat in advance of the upgrade which will start early next year, 2021. For those organisations who are yet to move onto the new G…

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Migrate to the new Gmail Interface

Last month we talked about the exciting update to Google G Suite and the introduction of Google Workspace along with it's new single, unified user experience. Unfortunately, many customers are still waiting for this feature to be rolled out within their domain, unaware that the lack of the interface change i…

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Introducing Google Workspace

It's been over four years since Google renamed its collaboration suite from Google Apps for Work to Google G Suite. Today, Google has announced that it will once again be rebranding and renaming Google G Suite to Google Workspace. Back in July Google announced a better way to work, one more in tune w…

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Unlimited Google Meet video calls for all until March 2021

In May 2020 Google announced that due to the global COVID-19 pandemic it would be offering it’s video conferencing service Google Meet to everyone for free. This offer meant that anyone with a PC or smartphone device would be able to make free calls of an unlimited length. This offer expires tomorrow, 30th…

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How to restore your Google Contacts

Many small and mid-size businesses rely heavily on contacts stored on their mobile phones. But what happens if for some reason you lose a contact or they are accidentally deleted due to a faulty application, it can be quite traumatic, to say the least. In fact, does anyone know they partners mobile number of…

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Locked Out during Lockdown?

All over the world individuals have been forced to "self-isolate" during what we now call the lockdown. During this time many of us depended on tools such as Zoom, Google Meet and Microsoft Teams in order to communicate with work colleagues, friends and even family. It was impressive to see how quickly indivi…

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