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End of ISDN. 3 things to be business ready.

End of ISDN. 3 things to be business ready.

Flavia Fontana | 14 November 2019

ISDN service disconnection has begun. Now is the time for businesses to make the switch and avoid costly operational impacts. “Businesses should start considering their options, don’t leave it to the last minute as this will place undue pressure on…

Confused on what to use and when in M365?

Confused on what to use and when in M365?

Ben Granger-Holcombe | 13 November 2019

M365 is armed with a stack of collaboration tools. Microsoft is continually improving these tools so that they live up to their promise of delivering a ‘modern workplace’.   Many clients are asking me what the difference is between OneDrive, Sharepoint, Teams, Yammer and Exchange (email)? What tool should we be using, when and for…

10 reasons why XCentral recommends Mailguard with Office 365

10 reasons why XCentral recommends Mailguard with Office 365

Flavia Fontana | 10 September 2019

What are the benefits of stacking MailGuard with Office 365? Keep your business safe. Talk to us about multi-layered security with Mailguard and Office 365.

Bolster your Office 365 email security

Bolster your Office 365 email security

Angus Mansfield | 4 July 2019

Don’t assume that your business is not a target for cybercrime.  All businesses are targets, no matter the size.  All it takes is just a click on a link in an email by an employee and your entire business could…

Why ‘Mobile First, Cloud First’ Means Security First

Flavia Fontana | 2 July 2018

In this blog, I’m continuing the security theme, but I’m going to take a look at how Microsoft’s Enterprise Mobility Suite (EMS) is ensuring mobility, cloud and security can all work hand in hand. The big focus at Microsoft continues to be…

So you’re on Office 365, now what? Part 2

So you’re on Office 365, now what? Part 2

Ben Granger-Holcombe | 2 July 2018

In part 1 of my blog about Office 365 we started talked about the plethora of products that Office 365 gives you out of the box! In that I gave a very quick summary of what Yammer is and how it…

So you’re on Office 365, now what? Part 1

So you’re on Office 365, now what? Part 1

Ben Granger-Holcombe | 2 July 2018

So what is Office 365?   Office 365 is a bundled product from Microsoft, or a suite of products. It has both Home/Student/Home & Business plans (that you can purchase off the shelf) as well as various Business plans (that…

Windows 10, Windows-as-a-Service, Free or Not?

Windows 10, Windows-as-a-Service, Free or Not?

admin | 19 June 2018

Windows 10, or the new Windows-as-a-Service model is the familiar Windows you are used to. More than this, Windows 10 is the most powerful and functional Windows operating system ever released. Since Windows 10 became available on July 29th, 2015, there…

Getting Genuine Business Value from Microsoft Office 365

Getting Genuine Business Value from Microsoft Office 365

admin | 11 June 2018

Microsoft Office 365 is such a broad and pervasive solution, that we’re still approached by people asking, ‘What exactly is it? Where does it start and where does it finish?’ And it’s a great question, because unless you understand that…