Empowering Remote Work with Microsoft Teams

With the UK starting to get back to some sort of normality, some businesses are starting to open again whilst still allowing some staff to work from home for the time being. It is therefore crucial to ensure people stay connected and keep your business running smoothly. One of the ways you can do this [&hellip
Read More →

COVID19 Phishing Scams Targeting Passport Details

Fraudsters are targeting self-employed people in COVID-related HMRC phishing scams. Griffin Law has found a variation of the phishing attack which seeks to gain the passport details of self-employed people, along with other personal information including bank details. The scam is a text message purporting to be from HMRC informing the recipient they are due [&hellip
Read More →

Time to Consider Microsoft 365

Your technology can make the difference between a good day and a bad one. How hard are your systems working for you? Are you managing multiple passwords? Are you using disconnected solutions for calendars, security, file sharing, and meetings? Does it take too long to locate all the files related to a project? Are you [&hellip
Read More →

Cyber Security for Remote Workers Webinar Recording

PLEASE FIND BELOW A RECORDING OF OUR MICROSOFT MODERN WORKPLACE WEBINAR WHICH WAS RECORDED LIVE ON 11th JUNE 2020. NCS IT held our second free webinar on Thursday 11th June at 11am in conjunction with Xyone Cyber Security and Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce. We looked at the current cyber security threat to remote workers and how cyber criminals are adapting [&hellip
Read More →

Microsoft Modern Workplace Webinar Recording

Please find below a recording of our Microsoft Modern Workplace webinar which was recorded live on 28th May 2020. The Microsoft Modern Workplace, built on Microsoft 365, focuses on how users can work from anywhere, on any device whilst ensuring that productivity, security and capability is not degraded. With working remotely rapidly becoming the new [&hellip
Read More →

Week 2 Working from Home 🏠

We thought you might find it useful to hear from us every week during this difficult time to stay in touch and share how we’re finding it. Here’s how the second week is going… At NCS we’re 100% still open for business from 8am until 5pm. Each member of staff is working remotely so you [&hellip
Read More →

Week 1 Working from Home

So this is a bit different to our usual IT Security Briefing. We thought you might find it useful to hear from us every week during this difficult time to stay in touch and share how we’re finding it.  At NCS we’re 100% still open for business from 8am until 5pm. Each member of staff [&hellip
Read More →

Your March IT Security Briefing – Remote Working Special

This month in our Remote Working Special you can find out about: Allowing your staff to work from home; Microsoft SharePoint; Microsoft Teams; Microsoft 365 Business Voice; Extra Tips for working from home. We hope you enjoy this issue, if there is anything you would like us to cover in future briefings, please email me [&hellip
Read More →

Microsoft 365 Business Voice

Microsoft 365 Business Voice is a phone system which has been designed to integrate with Office 365. It is an add-on for Microsoft Teams that gives you the ability to make phone calls in the Teams desktop or mobile app. It is a reliable and secure service using Microsoft’s cloud which adds flexibility to your [&hellip
Read More →

Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams is a messaging app which can be used as a workspace for meetings, real-time collaboration and file sharing. It is included free with all Office 365 Business subscriptions. We use Teams at NCS and have found it invaluable for meetings and working together when members of staff are away from the office. Microsoft’s [&hellip
Read More →