Most commonly outsourced IT roles

Blog : Cloud and Infrastructure, Managed Services, Outsourcing

In past blogs, we’ve looked at the reasons why an organisation might outsource their IT, the benefits outsourcing can bring, and also, reasons why a company may choose to keep IT in-house. There...

Core at Microsoft Inspire partner conference 2018

News : Cloud and Infrastructure, Managed Services, Microsoft Inspire

Core is delighted to be at the annual Microsoft partner conference, Microsoft Inspire, in Las Vegas this week. Running from 15 - 19 July at the Mandalay Bay Convention Centre, Microsoft Inspire is...

What’s driving the trend for IT outsourcing?

Blog : Managed Services, Outsourcing

IT outsourcing is an increasingly popular business strategy. A 2017 report by Deloitte states that 31% of IT services were outsourced in 2017, the primary reasons being to cut costs and enable focus...

In-house vs. outsourcing: why you might want to keep IT in-house

Blog : Managed Services

In previous blogs, we have looked at the advantages of outsourcing IT to a Managed Services Provider and the benefits it can bring to a business. Reduced costs, access to expert skills and...

IT outsourcing: questions to ask any potential Managed Services Provider

Blog : Managed Services

More and more, businesses are seeing the benefits of IT outsourcing, and are choosing to contract out some or all of their IT to a Managed Services Provider (MSP). Managed Services refers to a...

Pros and cons of outsourcing your IT

Blog : Managed Services

Outsourcing is a business strategy in which a company contracts out certain functions to an external provider. A business may choose to outsource for various reasons, including: Reduced operating costs Shared risk with the...

GDPR is coming… Are you ready?

: Managed Services, Security and Compliance

  General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)  is an EU regulation that will become UK law on 25 May 2018. The new regulation means it’s more important than ever that the data you hold...

5 of the Biggest Data Breaches

Blog : GDPR, GDPR Services, Managed Services, Security and Compliance

Data hacks, also known as a data breach, are becoming increasingly common and more severe. Some of the world’s biggest companies have fallen victim to hacks in recent years. Many thousands of smaller businesses are...

Benefits of Managed Services for Businesses

Blog : Managed Services

In an ever-evolving IT landscape, more and more businesses are turning to Managed Services for their IT needs. Managed Services is the name for a group of IT services provided to a business by a...

Government ICT 2.0

: Cloud and Infrastructure, Managed Services

​Core are delighted to again be presenting a workshop at Government ICT 2.0 on 30th January 2018. The event, which will be hosted at the QE11 London, will gather diverse organisations presenting...

What are common blockers to cloud projects?

News : Cloud and Infrastructure, Managed Services, Security and Compliance

Cloud services form part of most organisations digital transformation plans. They help reduce costs while allowing users to leverage the latest technologies and be more productive. But there are some common blockers...

Cyber security trends in the retail industry

News : Managed Services

​​ Due to significant and painful breaches in recent years, it is now vital that the retail industry is aware of cyber security threats which could compromise business. Recently, our partner, SonicWall,...

Core present latest promotional video of our Windows 10 offering

News : Core, Managed Services

Core are delighted to have released our promotional video of our Windows 10 offering This new service will help your organisation to remotely provision and de-provision users, devices and licensing without needing...

Core awarded Silver SecureFirst SonicWall Partner Status

News : Managed Services

Core awarded Silver SecureFirst SonicWall Partner Status Core have been awarded Silver Partner Status for SonicWall.  As well as being easily scalable to suit the needs of our varying customer sizes, the...

Core Windows 10 Managed Service offering

News : Core, Managed Services

Fast, secure, complete remote device build Core have developed a service for our clients and partners that will allow us to build and service your Windows 10 device remotely ‘over-the-air’. We have...

Microsoft introduce Teams – the chat service based workspace in Office 365

News : Managed Services

At their recent event in New York, Microsoft announced 'Microsoft Teams' which is a new chat-based workspace in Office 365. This is a brand new feature that brings together people, conversations and content...

Core is Cyber Essentials certified

News : Managed Services

Core are delighted to be Cyber Essentials Certified. This certification is a basic requirement for organisations that develop their activity within the government sector, and guarantees that basic cyber security controls have been implemented...

Microsoft announces Surface updates at Windows 10 Event

News : Managed Services

Microsoft hold Surface and Windows 10 event in New York Microsoft recently held a Surface and Windows 10 event in New York. Here, we look at some of the key announcements...

Core sponsor the Future of Enterprise Mobility and Device Management Conference 2017

News : Core, Managed Services

Core are pleased to announce that we will be sponsoring at The Future of Enterprise Mobility and Device Management 2017 conference This all-day event has been designed exclusively for central and local...

Taking the Initiative – Leading with Technology in Financial Services

News : Core, Managed Services

The techUK Financial Services and Payments Programme launched its latest white paper, Taking the Initiative: Leading with Technology in Financial Services. In the paper, techUK issues a challenge: decisive...

Less than 24 hours to go until Government ICT 2.0

News : Managed Services

​Government ICT 2.0 Conference There are less than 24 hours left until Core will be exhibiting at the influential Government ICT 2.0 conference. The event will be taking place at the