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15% off Cyber Essentials Accreditation in February

The Cyber Essentials scheme has grown rapidly since its launch in 2014 and despite GDPR entering the mix, Cyber Essentials Accreditation is still required for any business tendering for Government contracts. Getting our clients Cyber Essentials Certified is something...

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GDPR : Our FREE Excel Spreadsheet Assesment

You should already be aware that the new EU GDPR directive becomes law on 25th May this year. There seems to be any number of seminars and discussion groups about what the law aims to achieve and what its implications are for your business. Personally, my advice would...

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Printing is the last thing you should use a printer for!

Sounds crazy I know but printing is the last thing you want to do on your photocopier.  The days of photocopier salesmen booking their Barbados holiday off the back of your 8,000 black and white prints and 4,000 colour prints a month are gone, and I for one am glad....

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Microsoft revamps the Surface Pro 4

Microsoft have made a small change to the surface - which could have a big impact upon it's users! Microsoft has announced that it has made a small changed to their Surface tablet which will now include a SIM card slot.  This is a huge advantage for Surface Pro users...

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Our new Promotional Video…

Last month we had some filming done at our head office and at a few other sites that we manage as part of a promotional video. Now the long awaited final product has been sent over to us and we are very happy to be sharing the final product.  ...

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Update from Leap IT regarding NHS Virus

Hello, As I am sure you are aware there has been a major virus outbreak Friday that has effected numerous countries including the UK.  The virus is a form of ransom ware that we have been facing for several months now, the current variant however has the ability to...

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General Data Protection Regulation

What is the GDPR? The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is a regulation that has been setup in order to strengthen data protection for all businesses and individuals which use services within the European Union.When does this regulation come into force? The...

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Protect your business from Viruses & Malware

Keeping your businesses IT infrastructure as secure as possible and as safe as possible from viruses and malicious software is a major concern for any business owner.  Any number of viruses and malicious programmes can cause major disruption to your work flow, staff...

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Governments Cyber Essentials Scheme

What is Cyber Essentials? Cyber Essentials is a Government award for businesses to demonstrate they have protected themselves against common cyber threats. It also shows your customers you take the issue of Cyber Security seriously and will also help prevent the vast...

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David Urwin joins LeapIT as Helpdesk Consultant

Here at LeapIT, we are very excited to welcome David Urwin as one of our new First Line Helpdesk Consultants. David joins Leap from a similar role in his previous job which lends well with us as he can bring his skills to the table to provide excellent customer...

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Kelvin Bates joins LeapIT as Helpdesk Consultant

Here at LeapIT, we are very excited to welcome Kelvin Bates as one of our new Senior Helpdesk Consultants.Kelvin is the third addition to our team in March and we are glad to have him on board with us. Kelvin has had over 20 years of previous IT experience in in...

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Leap IT Complete IT and Office Refurbishment…..

We have been very busy recently finishing a major refurbishments at our head office in Solihull.  From taking the keys just over 12 months ago we wanted to partition the offices to create the best environment for the busy Helpdesk, create quiet areas to enable our...

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Mazda Leamington new Equipment from LeapIT

Here at LeapIT, we are very excited to announce that we have installed new PC's Copiers, Phones and a new Server at Coventry Motor Company's Leamington Spar branch.Coventry Motor Company is a modern car dealership that has multiple dealerships around the country,...

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