Should internet access be a human right?

Should internet access be a human right?

It might seem absurd to suggest, but could the lack of equality in access to the internet effect future innovation? With two-thirds of the world’s population not having access to the internet their full potential may not be realised.

Whilst the majority of us take our access to the internet for granted, from being able to access it directly from our smart phones to getting the WiFi on the underground, many do not have the same luxury and could this in fact lead to them not being able to reach prosperity? Continue reading “Should internet access be a human right?”

Prepare your infrastructure for Christmas 2015

Prepare your infrastructure for Christmas 2015

The festive season is the busiest for the vast majority of online retailers, from “Black Friday” to those buying last minute Christmas presents or shopping the sales from Boxing Day, but some stores just aren’t prepared for the sudden influx of visitors that they experience.

Last year many companies, including some big brand names, faced a meltdown on “Black Friday” when a large surge of visitors rushed online to purchase their cut price deals. But just why did this happen? Continue reading “Prepare your infrastructure for Christmas 2015″

Is your business disaster proof?

Is your business disaster proof?

The temperamental British weather can cause havoc for businesses; whether it be flooding or heavy snow. You need to have a plan to be able to run and operate if and when disaster strikes.

A disaster recovery plan is essential for any business; it documents every reaction should your business be unlucky enough to face a disaster. Flooding in the office, for example, is devastating enough but even more so if your company has no means to enable employees to work from an alternative location and continue to earn your company revenue. Continue reading “Is your business disaster proof?”