cyber security

Preventing human error causing a cyber attack at your business

If you’ve ever opened an email pertaining to be from a known business contact, only to discover it was in fact a phishing scam, you’re not alone. Cyber attacks are on the rise. In 2020, 85% of incidents occurred as a result of human error, as captured in Verizon’s 2021 Small & medium Business Data […]

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Top 10 free must-have apps for small businesses

At Dragon IS, we are passionate about technology and the many ways it can help small businesses reach their full potential. The good news is that for growing businesses there are now hundreds of tools and apps out there – many of which are free or super low cost – which can help with a […]

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GDPR advice for small businesses

Is IT outsourcing dead?

Outsourcing is a common business practice that is particularly popular amongst small and medium sized companies, for whom it can make great financial sense when compared to hiring an in-house team. But has the pandemic changed things?   With the easing of lockdown restrictions, many businesses have fully embraced remote working, allowing employees to retain […]

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SMEs and the importance of backing up company data

Could your business survive if the worst were to happen, and you lost access to all your company data? No business can afford to drop the ball when it comes to backing up and having a comprehensive data recovery plan in place.

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Top 3 benefits of working with an IT consultant

Here we take a closer look at some of the core ways working with an IT consultant could benefit your business.

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How the pandemic has accelerated SME digitalisation

Covid-19 challenged businesses like never before, with resilience, adaptability and quick-thinking all attributes that have been vital the past twelve months. It also placed the issue of digitalisation firmly back in the spotlight, with companies needing to leverage technology far more than they may have previously done.

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SMEs: The Post Covid-19 World of Work

Covid-19 has been one of the biggest challenges ever faced by modern society and the long-term consequences for many businesses will be significant. So, how do businesses envisage their future in this post-Covid world?

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Remote working: The top 5 cybersecurity mistakes businesses make

If remote working is here for the long haul, then it’s important that any IT system being used is robust, efficient, secure and fit for purpose. Which is why we thought we’d share here some of the most common mistakes we have seen businesses make with remote working.

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How easy is it to change IT provider?

Changing IT provider is something many companies assume will be a headache. But the good news is, making the switch is actually a very straightforward process.

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Who cares about privacy?

While we may be slightly more cautious when it comes to handing over our money, if it’s a matter of convenience then we don’t tend to hang around. We click and go with little thought for the consequences.  And how the price we are paying may actually be our privacy.

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