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What is an ASPX file?
Web URLs
web browser

What is an ASPX file?

We look at what this web file does and how it can be viewed...
3 Dec 2021
Data protection policies and procedures
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data protection

Data protection policies and procedures

Why your company needs them, and what they should include
3 Dec 2021
What is SSID?
wireless router
broadband

What is SSID?

We look at what SSID is and how it is used to connect devices to the internet
3 Dec 2021
What to look for in a secure cloud system
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cloud security

What to look for in a secure cloud system

Not all cloud products support the same level of security, so what should organisations be looking out for?
3 Dec 2021
The true story behind the IBM Personal Computer
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Hardware

The true story behind the IBM Personal Computer

The industry-creating IBM Personal Computer 5150 turned 40 this year. To mark the occasion, we reveal the story of its birth – and destroy one long-ru…
3 Dec 2021
Podcast Transcript: What’s so hard about public sector IT?
Podcast Transcript: What’s so hard about public sector IT?
public sector

Podcast Transcript: What’s so hard about public sector IT?

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
3 Dec 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: What’s so hard about public sector IT?
The IT Pro Podcast: What’s so hard about public sector IT?
public sector

The IT Pro Podcast: What’s so hard about public sector IT?

It’s a complex task, but government and public sector IT is ripe for transformation
3 Dec 2021
What is single sign-on (SSO)?
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single sign-on (SSO)

What is single sign-on (SSO)?

We explain how SSO works and why you need it
2 Dec 2021
How to fix the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) error in Windows 11
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Microsoft Windows

How to fix the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) error in Windows 11

Encountering Windows' dreaded BSOD error is never fun, but it's possible to diagnose the problem with a few simple steps
2 Dec 2021
3CX Live Chat: from text messages to voice calls
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Advertisement Feature

3CX Live Chat: from text messages to voice calls

Customers like to talk, but they also like to text, message on Facebook and chat on your website. Fortunately, 3CX V18 has one system to rule them all
2 Dec 2021
Can you put SSDs in a NAS?
An M.2 SSD shown inside a PC system
network attached storage (NAS)

Can you put SSDs in a NAS?

Most NAS drives will accept SSDs as well as mechanical hard drives - we look at whether it's a good idea
2 Dec 2021
IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership
IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership
cyber security

IT Pro 20/20: The problem with diversity in cyber security leadership

Why failing to address a shortage of women in senior roles puts businesses at risk - issue 23 is available to download now
2 Dec 2021
Will Britain’s “right to repair” law fix anything?
Piles of broken laptops stacked up endlessly
Hardware

Will Britain’s “right to repair” law fix anything?

A new law is designed to make it easier to mend broken tech, but experts say it doesn’t go far enough
2 Dec 2021
Our 5-minute guide to hybrid cloud storage
Hybrid cloud storage
cloud storage

Our 5-minute guide to hybrid cloud storage

What are the benefits and challenges of hybrid cloud storage?
1 Dec 2021
How to measure data quality
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business intelligence (BI)

How to measure data quality

Perfect data is unlikely, but there are some fundamentals you must still measure
1 Dec 2021
How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode
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Microsoft Windows

How to boot Windows 11 in Safe Mode

Unless you’re a complete Windows 11 novice, you’ll have come across Safe Mode before - but what exactly is it, and how do you access it in Windows 11?
1 Dec 2021
​​The importance of sound quality in remote collaboration
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Sponsored

​​The importance of sound quality in remote collaboration

The pandemic has shown how important audio for a hybrid workforce
1 Dec 2021
Could using blockchain kill your green credentials?
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blockchain

Could using blockchain kill your green credentials?

With Bitcoin transactions consuming enough energy to fuel a small country, can blockchain technology ever be considered environmentally friendly?
1 Dec 2021
What are the pros and cons of AI?
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machine learning

What are the pros and cons of AI?

We weigh up the benefits and the negatives of the technology that's changing business
30 Nov 2021
Are we hurtling towards digital transformation burnout?
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Development

Are we hurtling towards digital transformation burnout?

With decision makers and developers under stress, innovation efforts could stagnate
30 Nov 2021
GDPR and the cloud
EU cloud GDPR
cloud computing

GDPR and the cloud

We take a look at the core areas you need to consider to be GDPR compliant whilst using the cloud
29 Nov 2021
The future of m-commerce
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Mobile

The future of m-commerce

M-commerce has come a long way since the term was coined in 1997, but how will it change in future to meet customer expectations?
29 Nov 2021
Best C++ courses to kickstart your career
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software development

Best C++ courses to kickstart your career

If you want to learn C++ for a new job, these are the courses you should consider
26 Nov 2021