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Smooth IT Achieve Microsoft Cloud Platform Competency

Smooth IT are pleased to announce we have achieved the Microsoft Cloud Platform Competency – demonstrating our proficiency, continuing use and promotion of the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform. The Microsoft Cloud Platform competency is awarded to Microsoft Partners who help customers modernise their infrastructure, along with migrating applications and data using the Microsoft Azure Cloud… Read more »

What is Two-Factor Authentication and Why do I need it?

Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) is an additional layer of security over the now old and in some cases insecure Username and Password Combination. Two-Factor Authentication works by taking what you already know (username and password) and combining it with something you have – for example a phone or application which will receive or generate a verification… Read more »

We are WEBROOT Partners

Congratulations Smooth IT on completing both the Sales and Technical Partner Certification courses. You are now fully Webroot certified in SecureAnywhere® Business Endpoint Security.

Microsoft Office 365 E-Mail Migration

The adoption of Microsoft 365 is widely agreed to be growing faster than any other cloud solution and a significant proportion of customers are converting to 365 from solutions such as Google Apps. This is primarily down to the integration of 365 with Outlook and Office, two giants in the business world, together with better security,… Read more »

Don’t be held to Ransom!

What is Ransomware?…. It’s a type of Malware (MALicious SoftWARE), a virus that encrypts critical files, rendering them inaccessible. A payment is then demanded to restore your files. Cybercrime is a booming business with millions being made every month. Globally over 2.3 million users were attacked in 2015-2016 and the UK Government estimates this cost business… Read more »

Office 2016 Released

It’s been a couple of weeks now since Microsoft released the latest version of its Office Productivity Suite – Microsoft Office 2016. This brings a raft of new features and benefits, including improved Co-Authoring and Team working across the applications.  The major change to be aware of if you are looking to purchase a new… Read more »

Smooth IT Delivering Remote Application to Couriers!

We have recently implemented a Remote Application Farm using our own Cloud Infrastructure to allow our sister company Journease Software to deliver their Courier software as a Web based App.  Thereby giving Journease customers the freedom to use their Line of Business Application where and when they like and from any device. Contact Smooth IT to find out… Read more »

Smooth IT – Airtight Networks Wireless Security Partner

As part of our ongoing commitment to provide the best in class wireless networks we have been awarded Authorised Partner status by Airtight Networks. Airtight Networks provide wireless security for existing or new wireless setups, they provide automated protection and peace of mind by protecting against various wireless vulnerabilities. Our engineers hold the ACE (Airtight… Read more »

Smooth IT accepted as Microsoft Registered Refurbisher

We are very pleased to now offer refurbishment of PC’s as an option for our customers. Our refurbished PCs come preinstalled with genuine Microsoft software, giving you the confidence of having a system that helps you: • Keep your computers running smoothly, because genuine Microsoft software gives you access to downloads, updates, and enhanced features. •… Read more »

Contact us to request your free iLife and iWork apps

Request free iLife and iWork apps for iOS through the Volume Purchase Program. If your organization purchased or activated iOS devices on or after September 1, 2013, and is part of the Apple Volume Purchase Program (VPP), you can request redeemable content codes or managed distribution for Keynote, Numbers, Pages, iMovie, and GarageBand. Contact us… Read more »