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Why Cloud Computing is Important for Business

As the world of technology evolves, cloud computing is seeing a considerable rise in popularity, and many businesses are now considering this option to increase their efficiency, speed up operations, and reduce costs. Here at Freestyle, we believe that cloud computing is an essential tool for businesses of all sizes – and we have the…
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What is the Future of AI in Cyber Security?

The internet has become an indispensable part of our lives, and with that rise in popularity comes a rise in cyber threats. As these threats become more advanced, so must the solutions used to protect against them. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is becoming increasingly critical in this effort as it can automate security processes and provide…
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The Easily Preventable Top 10 Cyber Security Threats

In today’s digital age, now, more than ever, your business should prioritise guarding against the most common cyber threats. Cyber security is vital for protecting all categories of data from theft and damage, so to get you started, we have put together a list of the top 10 most common cyber security threats, and how…
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Cybersecurity for Remote Workers: Best Practices and Tips

Since the start of the Covid 19 pandemic, remote working has rapidly gone from something which was seen as the preserve of a few workers in the IT sector, to something which is now part of the fundamental work pattern for many of us, regardless of where we work. Although a lot of people have…
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How Does Cloud Computing Work?

If you work in IT, or indeed in any field at all in which data plays a major role, you will almost certainly have heard of cloud computing. But what exactly is it? If you want to know how cloud computing works, and how it can assist you in your day-to-day work, then read on.…
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5 Benefits of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure

Since the pandemic, working from home has become a much more popular working model in the UK. For some, this may be full time and for others, it can be a hybrid working model. In the modern age of technology, there still remains one key top priority; security. A great way of introducing data security…
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10 Quick Ways to Identify Phishing Emails

With more than 88% of unsuspecting businesses attacked by phishing attempts each year, it’s vital that your employees are correctly educated so that they can easily spot a phishing email. Doing so could be what saves your company from a data breach, and ultimately how you avoid untold damage to your organisation and finances. So,…
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What is Azure Virtual Desktop? | A Complete Guide

As hybrid working and remote working have become more and more common in the UK, virtual desktops have also seen an increase in popularity. You may have previously heard of remote desktop services but unfamiliar with what they actually are. In this blog, we’ll take a look at what they are, as well as take…
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When to Outsource IT Services

Technology has expanded so much over the last 10 years that has now become crucial for the day-to-day operations across a variety of businesses and industries. More recently since the pandemic, many businesses have adopted a work from home or hybrid working models, which in turn increases the need for data backups and safety precautions.…
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What are the 10 Types of Security Threats to Organisations?

Having a secure and reliable IT system is essential for businesses. Unfortunately, with the ever-evolving nature of advanced persistent threats in IT, it can be hard to keep up with what your business should be aware of. Hackers and cyber criminals are constantly developing different types of security threats to organisations to try and gain…
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