BCN Group – ‘Best Performing Infrastructure Services Company’

BCN Group walked away with the the honour of being awarded ‘Best Performing Company’ in the infrastructure services category at the Megabuyte awards on Thursday evening. The Megabuyte awards identify the Top 100 UK technology companies using their unique scoring methodology and focus on both mid-market and smaller, future mid-market leaders.

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 … Continued

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 … Continued

BCN accelerates its public service offerings with G-Cloud 8 approval

BCN Group, the Manchester based Digital and Cloud Service Provider has been notified by the Crown Commercial Service that it has been successful in becoming an approved supplier for Lots 1, 2, 3 and 4 for  G Cloud 8. This latest Government award enables BCN’s increasingly popular cloud-based service offerings to be available to the UK’s public … Continued

Do you have an effective business continuity plan?

Systems going down are a profit-killer for any size business, whether it be due to weather, technology or some other form of disaster, it’s important to be prepared for the worst. The aim of any business continuity plan is to allow senior staff members and employees get on with the IT and other activities calmly; knowing … Continued

Nimble Storage’s Customer Base Surpasses 5,000

Nimble Storage, have announced that more than 5,000 customers worldwide have adopted the Nimble Storage Adaptive Flash platform, just four and a half years after shipping its first Adaptive Flash platform. Achieving this significant milestone underscores the company’s vision to deliver the industry’s most efficient flash storage platform. Since shipping the first CS-Series array in … Continued

Industry News: VMware Leads Industry in Support for the Mobile Workforce with New Capabilities Across Its End-User Computing Portfolio

VMware, the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, has introduced new product offerings and capabilities across its end-user computing product portfolio to broaden support for the mobile workforce at VMworld® 2013 Europe. Focussing on lowering cost, simplifying management and enhancing performance to help organizations and the industry advance workforce mobility, VMware is the only … Continued