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WeAreAlive take a new server with LeapIT

We are happy to announce that we have installed new internet, a new server and added 4 new access points around the offices of WeAreAlive; a design company based in Birmingham. We have replaced their old Internet provider with a new UniFi router. With their previous...

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LeapIT migrate Coventry Motor mailbox to Office 365

Here at LeapIT, we are very excited to announce that we will be installing 4 new laptops and 1 desktop PC, doing a full refresh of PC's, installing a new fibre line and a wireless network into Coventry Motor Company's headquarters.Coventry Motor Company is a modern...

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Forte Cloth order a server from LeapIT

Here at LeapIT, we are very excited to announce that we have just completed the installation and migration of a new Dell PowerEdge server into our long-term clients Forte Cloth. The new Dell server is a direct replacement of their previous HP Server which was rapidly...

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Client takes our VoIP Phone System

Here at Leap IT, we are very excited to announce the installation of our VoIP 3CX phone system for R J Stearn. Spread over two locations and with over 40 members of staff between their offices in Milton Keynes and Birmingham we have retired their traditional ISDN...

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GI Energy take our 3CX VoIP Phone system

Here at LeapIT, we are very excited to announce that we are installing our 3CX VoIP Phone system for GI Energy's 60 users that currently work at their head office based in Coventry; allowing them to work as a more effective team with an easier method of...

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LeapIT are looking for Helpdesk Consultants

Opportunity Due to further expansion we are looking for an individual (or maybe two individuals if caliber is that good!) who has at least 2 years IT Helpdesk experience with a mix of first line and second line IT support. The ideal candidate must have an excellent...

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Windows 10 Anniversary Update Worth it?

The Windows 10 Anniversary Update has been around for quite some time now, however many of you Windows 10 users haven't taken the dive and downloaded it. Here we will outline the key changes that have happened to the OS in this update; maybe this will change your mind...

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Dudleys Coaches order another server

We are pleased to announce that we have just received an order from Dudley’s Coaches to replace their central server and upgrade their networks.  Ironically, we are actually replacing a Dell PowerEdge Server that we installed 4 years ago.  It’s great to see that...

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Birmingham Electrical Training appoint Leap IT

We are delighted to announce that we have recently been appointed the IT Support contract for Birmingham Electrical Training. Birmingham Electrical Training provide apprenticeships and courses to new employees and opportunities for existing companies to take on...

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Whats new in Apple’s OS Sierra?

The new MacOS named "Sierra" has been out for nearly a week now so many users have been skeptical about upgrading their Mac's, purely for the reason that they don't know what is being integrated into the new OS. However, Sierra includes a lot of functionality features...

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Is this the end of Internal Email?

We all have first hand experience of ploughing through our inbox 5/6 times a day to respond to our emails and the sense of achievement that you feel as you read the last email. Then all of a sudden you get CC’d into an email with 20 other people in it. Then a wave of...

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Leap IT signs 3 year deal with Kaseya

We are delighted to announce we have just signed a 3 year contract with Kaseya who provide industry leading remote monitoring software.  The monitoring software allows us to have even better control over our clients PC’s, Laptops and Servers and Kaseya also integrates...

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Moved Offices

As part of our expansion through 2016, we have moved into larger offices which span over 2 floors for more room to work productively. Leap IT have brought the offices to build for the future where we may carry out further expansion plans. Through this expansion we now...

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Now Released Our Own Hosted Phone System

Here at LeapIT, we are very happy to announce that we have released our own hosted phone system. This system is called 3CX, which is entirely based through the internet. Why should you upgrade your phone systems to 3CX systems? The installation of 3CX is very simple...

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Welcome James Lister new to our team

We would like to welcome James Lister to the team at Leap IT, James will be managing our Social Media and Content, expect to see regular updates on our social media platform. James joins us with an excellent knowledge of Social Media and how to write informative...

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TST.UK.NET

Ever feel that you are losing track of your Mobile Phone Contracts? Running a company can become quite tough, especially with all the paperwork. Do you have any unknown/outstanding contracts that you can't track? Or maybe you Don’t know when renewals are done?...

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10on10 – 10 Useful Features Of Windows 10.

Windows 10 is a huge step up from previous Windows OS's, but here are 10 small features you probably didn't know or maybe overlooked which could help you out using your Windows 10 machine. 1. Windows Store For Business This enables any business to create their own app...

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OneNote – Why You Should Use It.

First of all, what is OneNote? OneNote is a feature within Office 365 where you can create small editable notes to remind you of any upcoming events, write yourself a “To Do” list and make a note of anything that you will need to chase up. Why should you use OneNote?...

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Managing The Cost Of Your Printing

How much do you think photocopying and printing costs your business over a year? As well as the cost of the printer there are other costs that can sometimes be forgotten such as electricity consumption, ink and toner cartridges, maintenance and support. For most...

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Leap IT wins tender for Logical

We are delighted to announce that Leap IT have been awarded a 3 year outsourcing contract from Birmingham based Logical Vehicle Management. Logical Vehicle Management have become one of the fastest growing Vehicle and Lease Management Companies in the West Midlands. ...

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