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Heron IT Undertake Major Windows 10 Upgrade for Energy Company

Heron IT provide managed IT support services throughout East Anglia, and have just taken on a major software upgrade for a leading energy company. The power firm, who are based in Suffolk and also have an office in London, needed to have their software on 200 PCs and laptops replaced. This was because they use

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Heron IT is Hiring – Senior IT Support Technician

We are looking for a Senior IT Support Technician to support our growing number of clients. Salary: £26k to – £28k Location: The Havens, Ransomes Europark, Ipswich, Suffolk This is a great opportunity to join a small team of IT experts providing 1st and 2nd line support to businesses large and small in Cambridge, Suffolk,

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How Often Should SMEs Replace PCs and Laptops?

One of the trickiest decisions any SME owner can face is to decide when to replace or upgrade their computer system. This is a decision made all the more difficult if you are trying to balance a tight profit margin against the need for efficiency – and a small IT budget. At Heron IT we

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Six Simple Cybersecurity Steps for Small Businesses

The need for robust cybersecurity – protecting your computers, networks, programs and data from malicious attacks – has never been more important. The Federation of Small Businesses believes that there are around 10,000 attacks on SMEs every day, totalling more than 7million in the two years up to January 2019. As outsourced IT support services

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How SMEs Can Avoid the Problem of Data Loss

Studies have shown that around half of all UK businesses run the risk of losing personal data because they don’t have robust enough safety strategies in place – or indeed have any strategy at all. Heron IT offers managed IT support services for businesses in Suffolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire, London and beyond. Here we look at

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How Outsourcing Your IT Can Boost Your Productivity

Every business is looking for higher staff productivity, and especially SMEs, who may be operating with smaller profit margins than some of the big multinationals. Heron IT provide high-quality managed IT support for small businesses in Suffolk, East Anglia and London. Here, we look at how outsourcing your IT support can make your staff more

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The End of Windows 7 – What Should SMEs Do?

One of the most popular computer operating systems is finally being phased out. Microsoft is ending technical support for Windows 7, which is the system used by millions of PCs and laptops across the world. Heron IT provide small business IT support for companies in East Anglia and London. Here we look at the background

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A Day in the Life of Sarah Black

Sarah Black, Heron IT’s director of sales and marketing, has more than 25 years’ experience of working in the computer industry. Here she describes what she does in a typical working day for the company, which provides high-quality IT procurement and support services in Suffolk, Essex and across East Anglia and the UK. “There really

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Heron IT is Millwall FC’s Official Technology Partner

Heron IT is delighted to announce that it has become Millwall Football Club’s official technology partner. Heron IT, who provide high-quality managed IT support for companies in Ipswich, Colchester, across East Anglia and into London, has worked with Millwall for nine years. Managing director Colin Hammond worked for Ipswich Town FC, and was particularly involved

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Five Key Reasons to Outsource Your IT Support

It can seem tempting to keep all your IT requirements in-house but in reality, there are many reasons why you should leave it to the experts. Heron IT, specialists in outsourced IT support in Suffolk, and throughout East Anglia and London, list five of the main advantages. Staff Savings Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are

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