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Stories from 2019

How can the dark web impact your business

In the deep and murky depths of the internet lies the Dark Web. It’s so hidden that users have to use a specific encrypted browser (TOR) to access it and its name describes it perfectly, a secretive place full of negative activities. Because the Dark Web is anonymous and encrypted, ...Read more

SIEM and why it’s important the security of your business

If you regularly read our blogs, you may have noticed that we regularly remind our readers of the importance of ensuring that your cybersecurity systems are up to date. In a constantly evolving world of cybercrime, newer and increasingly complex threats emerge every day, which is why as a business ...Read more

The continued success of our apprenticeship scheme

Networking in the IT industry and our membership of organisations like Comptia constantly reminds us that there is a shortage of IT staff, not just in the UK but globally. When recruiting for an experienced role, the hiring process can be very long and frustrating journey, as typically high quality ...Read more

Are you still running on Office 2010?

Although we understand that vintage can be cool, it definitely isn’t the case with computer programmes. In fact, out of date programmes can be exceedingly uncool. Aside from the fact that running an outdated app or programme can mean that you don’t get to access new features and upgrades, they ...Read more

Why Corporate Social Responsibility matters to us

Over the last 15 years LP Networks has had the privilege of building up a valued network of clients and partners. They are companies and organisations that trust us and that we, in turn, also trust and use ourselves. We understand that we are a part of a community, we ...Read more

Multi-Factor Authentication is here to stay

This summer Microsoft announced that they now require all Cloud Service Providers using Azure or MS Office 365 to enable Multi-Factor Authentication. Given the current cybersecurity climate, it seems like a sensible decision. Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) adds an extra level of security for sites and apps where previously a username ...Read more

What is the Dark Web and how can it affect me?

Did you know that the internet is made up of three different layers? The layer you’re reading this on is called the Surface Web, it’s the place where you online shop, check sports scores, stream TV and wander about on Facebook. Below that is the Deep Web. The Deep Web ...Read more

We now sell Microsoft Surface Pro Devices

If you’re looking at updating your devices it may be time for you to consider investing in a Microsoft Surface Pro. Surface Pro is a 2-in-1 detachable tablet, providing a new and versatile way of working. Its innovative design means you can easily switch from laptop mode to studio or ...Read more

Using tech to improve your work life balance

Technology has always been designed to try to make life easier and now with organisations legally required to consider employee flexibility, it can help your team achieve a desirable work/life balance. Recruiting and retaining good staff is something that all businesses have in the back of their minds and many ...Read more

Why you should always back up your emails

Have you ever considered where your emails are stored and what happens to them when you delete them? While we receive lots of daily emails that we send to trash, there are sometimes moments when an email gets deleted accidentally. Whether this is through human error or through a malware ...Read more