Entries by Lindsey

Getting to know Lindsey at BCN a bit better!

Each month we will be interviewing a member of the team to give you a little insight into the day-to-day running of the business and get to know our staff better! To kick off the interviews, we have asked Lindsey, our Operations Manager to answer a few questions. What is your role at BCN & […]

Top 8 Reasons Your Business Needs a Disaster Recovery Plan

The importance of a disaster recovery plan cannot be overstated. Many business leaders may consider a disaster to be a hurricane, tornado, flood or earthquake. However, the truth is a disaster is any event that prevents a business from accessing the data and systems it requires to operate, including regional power outages, cyberattacks, human error, […]

5 Ways Cloud Computing Is Transforming IT Services For Education

The benefits of cloud computing for the public sector are well documented in terms of increased efficiency and decreased costs. From providing distance learning to adults to keeping primary school learning materials up-to-date, there’s no denying the benefits of cloud computing for the public sector. The Challenges Providing IT Services for Education One of the […]

Why Humans Are Still The Weakest Link In IT Security

Another week, another data leak threatening businesses. This time, Mexican fast food eatery Chipotle were the ones under the spotlight for “unauthorised activity” on their payment processing system. Although not much is known about the breach at this point, Chipotle has assured customers that they will be in touch in due course if there is […]

What Next For Avaya?

Avaya’s filing for Chapter 11 has come with little surprise. And because of it, speculation about its break-up and future is rife. Exactly 8 years and 5 days earlier Nortel Networks did the very same thing. And although that may be where the comparisons end, a great brand, great people, and even great products doesn’t […]

BCN Group are recruiting!

BCN is one of the UK’s fastest growing IT and Cloud Service Providers – experiencing 25% year on year growth – with particular success in Hybrid IT/ Cloud services – expanding equally in Commercial and Public Sector verticals.   We’re looking for two dynamic, hungry salespeople to help us grow our annuity business so if […]

Are Avaya going out of business and what exactly is Chapter 11?

If the rumours are true (as suggested by the Wall Street Journal), Avaya are due for yet another bad spell. On top of the rumours circulating that they’re about to sell of their Contact Centre business, speculation is growing that they may also file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Rather than focus this post on why […]