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Rise in targeted email scams As spam filters become more effective at blocking large-scale automated emails, we are finding criminals are turning to more targeted and well-engineered attempts to defraud businesses. Recently we have seen a rise in different types of attacks. Due to their nature, some of these emails cannot be picked up by the spam filters. In this case, we belie ...

As spam filters become more effective at blocking large-scale automated emails, we are finding criminals are turning to more targeted and well-engineered attempts to defraud businesses Across our clients there has been a rise in a number of different types of attacks. Due to their nature, some of these emails cannot be picked up by the spam filters. In this case, we believe th ...

Making Tax Digital (MTD) is a key part of the government’s plans to become one of the most digitally advanced tax administrations in the world. From April 2019, VAT registered businesses over the £85,000 threshold must submit their VAT returns to HMRC digitally. The latest version of Sage 200cloud (Spring 2018) has this built in functionality. Your annual Sage 200 Services ch ...

Since its first release in the 1980's under the name of Sovereign, this software has evolved to Line 100, MMS, Sage 200, Sage 200c and now Sage 200cloud.  A summary of Sage's End of Support dates are listed below: Software Version Release Date End of Support 200cloud Professional - Spring 18 Enhancements 24th April 2018   200c Professional - Wi ...

We have become aware of security reports with DrayTek routers related to the security of web administration when managing DrayTek routers. 

If you are using Sage 50 and need more functionality or greater insight, Sage 200c could help make a real difference to your business. With less manual input, more efficiency and more control, Sage 200c allows you to focus on what’s really important – running your business. Save time and effort with Sage 200c Eliminate errors caused by manually copying and entering data mul ...

As a Microsoft Partner we have been aware of the “Azure” product line from Microsoft, but were somewhat unclear if it would benefit us or our customers. In 2016 we began to train up with the product and learn about its potential and discovered that in short, Azure represents the future of cloud computing.  Physically, Azure consists of giant datacentres strategically placed a ...

To continually deliver the best cloud hosting service to our customers, we have partnered with Microsoft Azure, the leading provider in cloud technology! Azure solutions bring you unprecedented security, reliability, scalabilty and disaster recovery capabilities on a world-class platform - plus Azure is fast, really fast! Work with what you know Microsoft Azure is among the ...

On 10 October 2017, Office 2007 will reach End of Life. On 31 October 2017, Outlook 2007 will also reach End of Life and be unable to connect to Office 365 mailboxes. For help upgrading your Office 2007 environment, call us on 01604 655900. As a Microsoft Certified Partner, including cloud migrations, we can guide you through your options. What does End of Life mean? Of ...

HMRC have confirmed that the Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) channel will be decommissioned in February 2018, with a new HMRC online service being used for submissions. Sage 200c Professional and Sage 200c Standard have been released with the ability to connect to this new HMRC online service. Customers on older versions of Sage 200 will need to submit their data manually o ...