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Does Technology Drive Business Or Does Business Drive Technology?

Does Technology Drive Business Or Does Business Drive Technology?

Which came first, the chicken or the egg? It’s essentially a virtuous cycle and the same idea can be applied to business and technology. The pandemic has forced many small businesses to start embracing digital technology as a way to communicate with customers. In some instances, small businesses have been using digital technology to deliver…

Did you know that cyber crime is now the number one threat to UK businesses?

Did you know that cyber crime is now the number one threat to UK businesses? Cyber Security

Failures in Cyber Security Cost UK Businesses a great of money. Cybercrime has now become a major threat to UK businesses. Cyber-attacks continue to grow on a daily basis. It currently costs the UK economy around £27 billion a year. With much of this activity going unnoticed or unrecorded that figure is likely to be…

Staff suffering from the winter blues? Here are a few tips to get them smiling.

Staff suffering from the winter blues? Here are a few tips to get them smiling. Winter blues

Staff suffering from the winter blues? Here are a few tips to get them smiling. Encourage them to use their annual leave: Ok, they may have just had a Christmas break, but it’s amazing what a bit of winter sun can do for morale. Allow flexible working: Getting to and from work in the dark…

AF-PA Beaujolais Nouveau Day – Replaces AF-PA Christmas Event

AF-PA Beaujolais Nouveau Day – Replaces AF-PA Christmas Event The Asset Finance – Professionals Association (AF-PA) is proud to announce an industry leading networking & charity event.

The Asset Finance – Professionals Association (AF-PA) – is proud to announce an industry leading networking & charity event. The date chosen coincides with Beaujolais Nouveau day and will ensure a reason to celebrate, network with the industry’s movers & shakers and raise funds for local community good causes. Tickets options are available for paid-up…

Cyber Security – Take a dynamic, proactive approach, before it’s too late!

Cyber Security – Take a dynamic, proactive approach, before it’s too late! Cyber Security

We live in a world that is networked together, where the digital age continues to evolve and dominate and where crime is now as much virtual as it physical. The AI that we saw featured in 80’s sci-fi movies is now tangible, and we face a very real threat to our systems, data and software from…

HPE has announced plans to acquire Nimble Storage

HPE has announced plans to acquire Nimble Storage

I want to share with you that HPE has announced plans to acquire Nimble Storage, a leading provider of predictive all-flash and hybrid flash storage solutions. This acquisition builds on our strategy to make Hybrid IT simple through software-defined infrastructure. The transaction is expected to close in April 2017, subject to regulatory approvals and other…

Does your current IT Supplier have the appropriate accreditations to ensure you receive accurate pricing for business demands?

Does your current IT Supplier have the appropriate accreditations to ensure you receive accurate pricing for business demands?

When did you last bench mark your suppliers pricing? VitrX will happily provide a pricing validation service at no obligation, sales@vitrx.co.uk 0800 849 0849 VitrX has a proven track record of making substantial savings and improving the efficiency to IT departments. Our accreditations give you peace of mind that you always obtaining the best possible…

Are you 1 in 5 million?

Are you 1 in 5 million?

Yesterday Intel announced that around 5 million PC’s in the UK are more than 5 years old, I suppose they should know! There is a huge wave of old new reasons to upgrade these creaking, straining (or running perfectly well thank you, if not a little slow) systems for new, shiny, more efficient and productive equipment. Most…

Disruptive or conformity – which is your path for the future?

Disruptive or conformity – which is your path for the future?

Which describes your current server and SAN setup? Are you just expanding your existing estate?  Have you considered a new way to plan for the future?  What are your established competitors or even new start-ups in your industry sector using to go to market? Planning your server, networking and storage requirements for legacy business applications…

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