Dave Mitchell
Box Business review: A terrific package
Box Business
cloud storage

Box Business review: A terrific package

A great all-round service, with powerful collaboration tools and unlimited storage for a good price
21 Jan 2021
Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3 review: Masterful monitoring
Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3
Network & Internet

Paessler PRTG Network Monitor 20.3 review: Masterful monitoring

With no hidden costs and a wealth of sensors, PRTG is a great way to stay on top of the big network picture
19 Jan 2021
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder
Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point
wifi & hotspots

Zyxel WAX510D Unified Access Point review: A Wi-Fi 6-enabled wonder

A temptingly affordable Wi-Fi 6 upgrade with slick cloud management and a good turn of speed
13 Jan 2021
EnGenius ECS2512FP review: Bang on target
EnGenius ECS2512FP
network switches

EnGenius ECS2512FP review: Bang on target

This multi-Gigabit switch combines plenty of ports with high-power PoE++ and cloud management
11 Jan 2021
Fujitsu SP-1130N review: Souped-up scanning
Fujitsu SP-1130N
peripherals

Fujitsu SP-1130N review: Souped-up scanning

A fast, affordable network scanner that combines good quality with great workflow management
8 Jan 2021
ManageEngine OpManager Plus 12.5 review: Virtually perfect
ManageEngine OpManager Plus 12.5
business software

ManageEngine OpManager Plus 12.5 review: Virtually perfect

An impressive suite of monitoring tools for a great price – and virtualisation hosts are covered
7 Jan 2021
HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus review: Pint-sized perfection
HPE MicroServer Gen10 Plus front and rear
Server & storage

HPE ProLiant MicroServer Gen10 Plus review: Pint-sized perfection

HPE’s smallest MicroServer yet delivers a surprising package for the price
5 Jan 2021
WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy
WatchGuard AP225W
wifi & hotspots

WatchGuard AP225W review: Strong, secure and speedy

This affordable and feature-packed wireless AP offers great cloud management and unique security skills
30 Dec 2020
Synology DiskStation DS1621xs+ review: The Lewis Hamilton of desktop storage
Synology DiskStation DS1621xs+ front and rear
network attached storage (NAS)

Synology DiskStation DS1621xs+ review: The Lewis Hamilton of desktop storage

A desktop NAS with great features and stunning performance
22 Dec 2020
Dell EMC PowerEdge XE2420 review: Living on the edge
Dell EMC PowerEdge XE2420 front and rear
Server & storage

Dell EMC PowerEdge XE2420 review: Living on the edge

The compact and powerful XE2420 puts advanced analytics at the outer limits
17 Dec 2020
Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C5210DW review: Quality that’s beyond reproach
Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C5210DW
peripherals

Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C5210DW review: Quality that’s beyond reproach

High-quality printing is slow, but this colour inkjet offers excellent running costs and great-looking output
16 Dec 2020
Western Digital Ultrastar Data60 review: A JBOD of distinction
Western Digital Ultrastar Data60 front and rear
Server & storage

Western Digital Ultrastar Data60 review: A JBOD of distinction

The Ultrastar Data60 offers a massive storage capacity at a compelling price
15 Dec 2020
Broadberry CyberServe AM2-B8252 (Tyan TS75-B8252) review: Astonishingly capable
Broadberry CyberServe AM2-B8252 front and rear
Server & storage

Broadberry CyberServe AM2-B8252 (Tyan TS75-B8252) review: Astonishingly capable

A hugely powerful Tyan-based server with a generous helping of RAM, plenty of storage and scope for further expansion
11 Dec 2020
Aruba Instant On AP12 review: An outstanding SMB solution
Aruba Instant On AP12
wifi & hotspots

Aruba Instant On AP12 review: An outstanding SMB solution

Highly affordable for small businesses, Aruba’s Instant On makes wireless network installation a piece of cake
9 Dec 2020
Kodak Scan Station 730EX Plus review: A mighty all-in-one scanner
Kodak Scan Station 730EX Plus - front view
peripherals

Kodak Scan Station 730EX Plus review: A mighty all-in-one scanner

Walk-up scanning couldn’t be easier: this little marvel is perfect for SMBs with big digitising demands
2 Dec 2020
Lexmark C3426dw review: Laser precision
peripherals

Lexmark C3426dw review: Laser precision

A capable middleweight colour laser, offering pin-sharp prints at good speeds and great cloud support
25 Nov 2020
Dell EMC PowerEdge T140 review: The ideal SMB companion
The front and back of the Dell EMC PowerEdge T140 against a white backgroundWith prices starting at just £538, the PowerEdge T140 is a tempting proposition for growing SMBs looking for their first purpose-built server. This sturdy little tower comes with
Server & storage

Dell EMC PowerEdge T140 review: The ideal SMB companion

An ideal first server, this affordable tower has bags of power and top-flight remote management services
19 Nov 2020
Canon i-Sensys LBP664Cx review: A great choice for small businesses
A Canon i-Sensys LBP664Cx seen from the front against a white background
Hardware

Canon i-Sensys LBP664Cx review: A great choice for small businesses

Cheap to buy and run, this colour laser is easy to manage – and also delivers outstanding print quality
18 Nov 2020
How to protect your business from cyber attacks
Cyber criminal in a hoodie holding a laptop
cyber security

How to protect your business from cyber attacks

Hackers are always looking for new, lucrative targets. Unified threat management appliances can help reinforce SMB defences
18 Nov 2020
How to protect your endpoints
Security lock cyber protection
cyber security

How to protect your endpoints

With more people than ever working from home, it’s vital to ensure that laptops, mobiles and PCs are secure
16 Nov 2020
DrayTek VigorAP 1000C review: Impressively powerful for the price
wifi & hotspots

DrayTek VigorAP 1000C review: Impressively powerful for the price

A very affordable tri-band Wi-Fi 5 AP that delivers versatile and pocket-friendly wireless mesh networks
14 Nov 2020
Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C529RDTW review: A flexible business-class printer
managed print services

Epson WorkForce Pro WF-C529RDTW review: A flexible business-class printer

Speeds are variable, but this inkjet produces good quality prints and guarantees predictable running costs
11 Nov 2020
Brother HL-J6100DW review: An excellent choice - if you’re not in a hurry
peripherals

Brother HL-J6100DW review: An excellent choice - if you’re not in a hurry

High-res colour printing is slow but this affordable A3 inkjet is big on output quality and cloud features
4 Nov 2020
What is VoIP? How to choose the perfect system
A black headset lying on a desk with a phone receiver in the background
Network & Internet

What is VoIP? How to choose the perfect system

Here's what you should look for when picking an internet phone package
27 Oct 2020
Buyer's guide to video conference room solutions
video conferencing

Buyer's guide to video conference room solutions

A great video conferencing setup can make a genuine difference to how teams communicate. This is what to look for
13 Oct 2020
Lifesize Icon 500 and Phone HD review: Killer conferencing
video conferencing

Lifesize Icon 500 and Phone HD review: Killer conferencing

A classy all-in-one 4K videoconferencing solution that’s ideal for first-timers – you’ll be set up in minutes
6 Oct 2020
HPE EdgeLine EL8000 review: Trains and boats and planes
Server & storage

HPE EdgeLine EL8000 review: Trains and boats and planes

This rugged server pushes powerful Xeon Scalable processing to the edge
5 Oct 2020
Poly Studio X30 review: Compact and capable
video conferencing

Poly Studio X30 review: Compact and capable

An uncomplicated and affordable system with native support for a range of popular cloud platforms
2 Oct 2020
StarLeaf Huddle review: A star performer
video conferencing

StarLeaf Huddle review: A star performer

A great videoconferencing package for small rooms that’s a doddle to use – but you’ll need speakers
30 Sep 2020
Zyxel ZyWall ATP100 review: Cost-effective, but not cloudy
unified threat management (UTM)

Zyxel ZyWall ATP100 review: Cost-effective, but not cloudy

This security solution brings a good set of protection features to small businesses on a budget
29 Sep 2020
Logitech Room Solution for Microsoft Teams review: Hassle-free video conferencing
video conferencing

Logitech Room Solution for Microsoft Teams review: Hassle-free video conferencing

A bumper package for big meeting rooms that’s tailor-made to integrate with your chosen service provider
28 Sep 2020
WatchGuard Firebox T20-W review: Superb all-in-one protection
unified threat management (UTM)

WatchGuard Firebox T20-W review: Superb all-in-one protection

A versatile appliance that delivers super security for both wired and wireless networks at a great price
25 Sep 2020
Fujitsu Storage Eternus AF250 S3 review: Fast storage in a flash
flash storage

Fujitsu Storage Eternus AF250 S3 review: Fast storage in a flash

An affordable all-Flash array with great performance
24 Sep 2020
SolarWinds Dameware Remote Everywhere review: An excellent offering
remote access

SolarWinds Dameware Remote Everywhere review: An excellent offering

Bags of features make this a great web-hosted choice, although pricing isn’t a good fit for smaller businesses
8 Sep 2020
Broadberry CyberStore Xeon SP2-136 review: One server to rule them all
Server & storage

Broadberry CyberStore Xeon SP2-136 review: One server to rule them all

Broadberry delivers a heap of the latest ruler form factor NVMe SSDs
4 Sep 2020