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Should you be thinking about cyber insurance?
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Should you be thinking about cyber insurance?

Last year 46% of UK businesses identified cyber security breaches or attacks, with an average cost of £8,460 as a result of data loss or assets after the breach. Of that 46% – just 32% had cyber insurance cover...

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Is your business Cyber Essentials certified?

  The Cyber Essentials certification is a government backed scheme launched in 2014 to encourage businesses of all sizes to focus on general cyber security awareness and protection measures.   There are t...

How secure is your password?
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How secure is your password?

World Password Day is celebrated on the first Thursday of May each year and aims to encourage people to improve their password habits. With so many people still working from home and everyone spending more time...

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Four tips to stay safe online

In recognition of Safer Internet Day 2021, we wanted to highlight some of our top tips for how people and businesses can optimise and strengthen their online security. The past twelve months have demonstrate...

IT Budget Guidelines
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Budgeting for IT within your Business

By Paul Williams, Director For business owners and management teams, each year brings a period of financial budgeting.  The IT component will be an integral part of the overall budget for the coming year, re...

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How technology is helping manufacturers come out of COVID stronger

By Paul Williams, Director Here at Highstream Solutions, we have a history of working with manufacturing businesses. An industry that’s going through rapid change as the fourth industrial revolution gains mo...

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Highstream celebrates its record month of invoice revenue

By Paul Williams, Director Despite the difficulties of the past few months, I’m proud to say that we have reached a milestone here at Highstream, with August being a record month for invoice revenue. It...

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What’s new in Microsoft Teams?

Microsoft Teams has become a bit of lifeline for businesses who have adapted to remote working. With numerous video conferencing services available, Teams has really had to up its game in terms of service deliv...

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Remote recruitment: Five tips to virtually onboard new starters

COVID-19 and the ongoing effect it is having on remote and home working has meant that we’re approaching things in new ways.  Despite many people worrying about long-term job security, there are still m...