Entries by beanadmin

Shared Hosting

You may have heard about the term ‘Shared Hosting’ but you’re perhaps not sure if it is a viable option for your business, or maybe you have not had the opportunity to consider the pros and cons of shared hosting.

8 Ways to Protect your Business from a Cyber Attack

Now more than ever, businesses need to be more aware of the dangers of cyber-attacks. Attackers are doing it for profit and are organised! Criminals are now more likely to be sitting in a plush office behind a powerful computer than physically breaking into your business premises. The damages of a cyber-attack to businesses can […]

5 of the biggest Advantages of Office 365

Research shows that when it comes to productivity suites in the cloud, Office 365 is at least twice as popular as Google’s G Suite. Implementing Office 365 can bring many benefits to any organisation. In this article, Bean IT looks into the biggest benefits of using Office 365. Enjoy! 1. SECURITY A very common misconception […]

Getting the most from your virtual meetings

Although some businesses are starting to plan to go back to the office, many of our clients are still working remotely and some are even reconsidering working from home as a business model going forward. We thought it may be of interest to read on some tips for getting the most out of your Virtual […]

Tips and Tricks for Working from Home

Many of us have been working from home under lockdown/self-isolation for a good few weeks now. What was initially unique, and maybe even fun for a while may have already got ‘tired’. Here are a few ideas and tips that have been shared with us and we hope they are helpful to you: Arrange the day […]

Working from home during Covid-19

Bean IT are here to support you and keep your business working, however, we are sure you appreciate that the safety of our technicians is very important to us. All of our team are setup to work from home and calls and emails are being attended to as fast as possible. We have been deluged […]

Password Security

Protecting your personal content is essential in today’s age. Hackers are becoming smarter and there are increasing reports on systems and accounts being hacked. Ensuring you have a strong password is essential. We’ve created a quick guide to follow to help you keep safe online:

Cyber Essentials Accredited

Cyber Essentials aims to help organisations implement basic levels of protection against cyber attack, demonstrating to their customers that they take cyber security seriously.  The scheme is available at two levels: Cyber Essentials – an independently verified self assessment. Organisations assess themselves against five basic security controls and a qualified assessor verifies the information provided. […]

How Backups Can Save your Business in a Ransomware Attack

To prevent ransomware infecting your system you need a multilayered security approach.  From comprehensive and regular staff training, to machine learning antivirus software, to cloud storage/backups with version control, you need all of this to prevent viruses such as WannaCry taking hold. What happens, however, when the virus finds a way through?  This is when […]