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Why do we need to store data? The importance of data storage may sound obvious to some however, there are still businesses that dismiss how crucial it is to their company. Data is exponential, it’s everything and everywhere. Essentially, it’s the lifeblood of your business. If you haven’t got access to emails, documents, presentations, customer ...
Macmillan Coffee Morning
Last week OGL took part in the ‘world’s biggest coffee morning’ in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. A total of £405 was raised for the charity, who provide medical, emotional, practical and financial support for those dealing with Cancer. Currently, there are over 2.5 million people in the UK living with Cancer, with a large number struggling...
Businesses are moving faster than ever, and with the technological age in full swing, people want access to information and quotes not just within the hour, but instantaneously. This can be somewhat of an issue if documents are misplaced or saved in an employee’s password protected area. Other issues such as staff absence can leave you without access to vital in...
Business growth driving recruitment
OGL Computer has seen continued growth over recent years which has resulted from significant investment in the technologies and services that we offer to our customers, including the launch of our new Cyber sister company back in January 2017. This growth in demand for our products and services has enabled us to proactively develop and progress our highly skilled work...
Could your business survive a cyber-attack?
There’s been an unprecedented increase in cyber-attacks over the last few years, which means it’s no longer a matter of if, but when will your business (regardless of size) fall victim to a cyber-attack. A recent report by the Institute of Directors (IoD) and Barclay’s revealed that 56% of businesses wouldn’t be able to survive ...
How sales analysis affects time management
We know that every manager in the country will have, at some point, spent time pondering the business’ profit margin. A multitude of factors can affect your sales figures, leaving you with only a vague guess as to what might be really happening. Gaining an increased awareness of where your sale opportunities are coming from may sound like a simple task ...
The Criminal Equation!
When considering the question of “How can businesses maintain security?” I did what everyone does and searched on Google. I found an interesting article by one of our partners, Carbon Black, talking about the criminal equation. Why do criminals carry out crimes? In reality it’s a simple cost benefit equation. For those without a degree ...
How do you protect yourself from cyber-criminals?
Cybercrime is on the increase, and it’s thought to have cost the UK an estimated £27 billion to recover from it. Implementing cybercrime protection is crucial for the longevity of any business, as it adds that extra layer of protection. It was once said “Testing leads to failure, failure leads to understanding and o...
Help your field staff deliver enhanced customer experience whilst out on the road
Staying ahead of your customers’ product requirements can be difficult. A sudden influx of orders can impact your estimated stock projections, leaving your remote workers misinformed, or worse still, result in them overselling a product you simply can’t deliver! Overselling may not sound like the worst-case scenario of stock miscalculation, but it can sign...