Thursday, March 11, 2021
As the UK lockdown gradually eases and the weather gets brighter, things are definitely looking up. This positivity is reflected in our recent survey of more than 200 small business leaders, which shows nearly 70% are feeling overwhelmingly positive about the prospects for their businesses moving forwards.
Tuesday, January 26, 2021
It’s become more and more important that businesses quickly respond to changes in how their teams operate. Rises in remote working, as well as the rapid adoption of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) have meant that there’s an increased pressure on organisations to keep up with employees needs – as well as COVID necessities.
Monday, January 25, 2021
Evidently there is a huge problem on hand to provide children with the equipment they need, to receive education at a critical time in their lives, and through one of the most challenging times in history across the UK. Therefore, to play its role in combatting this societal problem, Giacom partnered with Pepperells Solicitors to support its ‘Donate a Device’ initiative.
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Trying to find the right security solutions for your customers can be difficult and confusing. You and your customers are aware of the importance of cyber security and the ever-increasing rise in cybercrime, but not sure exactly where to start in taking the first steps. There’s no one size fits all, and it can be hard to determine which solution is right for your variety of customers and their needs.
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
As businesses of all kinds become more tech savvy, the adoption of tools such as Microsoft Dynamics gives companies the opportunity to streamline everything they do – within a single, powerful platform.
Monday, January 18, 2021
Remote and hybrid working have become popular over the last few years, but no-one can deny that they’ve been accelerated by COVID-19.
Friday, January 15, 2021
Imagine having access to a fully fledged telephony system within everyone’s favourite remote working collaboration platform - Microsoft Teams.
Thursday, January 14, 2021
We’re very proud of the work we’ve done so far with Nuvolex, and as the first partner to provide their ManageX tool in the UK, we want to show that it’s an application that can have big benefits for your clients.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Microsoft recently announced that the OVS (Open Value Subscription) licensing programme will end in January 2022. This is a big change, as it’s one of the most popular licences available – and commonly used by those with on-premise servers.
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
With an increase of remote working due to the COVD-19 outbreak, attackers are exploiting remote workers' weakened security measures with social engineering and phishing attacks.
Monday, January 11, 2021
Communication and collaboration have never been more important in the workplace than right now. The ways we work together are changing rapidly – and while there are new challenges to overcome, technology has a vital role to play in helping us interact remotely.
Friday, January 8, 2021
Many businesses today still lack ways to aggregate and visualise data. Much of what companies store is either incomplete or, more commonly, siloed from other sections of the business. However, as an MSP, you are now able to provide more sophisticated insight and automation-focused solutions – deploying Microsoft PowerApps.
Thursday, January 7, 2021
Digital Wholesale Solutions, who acquired Giacom in November, have secured new private equity investment for their channel-only business.
Thursday, December 17, 2020
Here at Giacom, we use our in-house experts to help MSPs understand and utilise the great benefits of the Microsoft Partnership programme. We’ve worked closely with Microsoft for many years and understand that its diverse range of benefits can be tricky to navigate.
Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Peter McLeavery has worked at Giacom for the last 2 years as an Account Manager and is now transitioning to a new role as an Azure specialist. Pete has trained, qualified, and is now focusing on further training in his chosen specialisation. We had a quick chat with him to find out more about the Microsoft qualifications he’s taken and some of his tips for success.
Tuesday, December 15, 2020
Microsoft offers MSPs a variety of incentives for selling its various products – be it Microsoft 365, Dynamics, Azure, or any of its other platforms. However, while there’s a standard set of core incentives on offer, there are also ‘accelerator schemes’ which change every year depending on Microsoft’s priorities.
Monday, December 14, 2020
Change is constant where Microsoft products are concerned, and not too long ago the company reconfigured its offerings. What was once Office Business Premium is now known as Microsoft 365 Business Standard – and what was Microsoft 365 Business is now Microsoft 365 Business Premium.
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Giacom and Hull City are excited to launch a new campaign – combining their respective expertise in technology and football to support the local and wider communities.
Thursday, November 19, 2020
Giacom, the channel-only cloud services provider, today announced that it is being acquired by leading channel-only IT, communications and cloud platform business Digital Wholesale Solutions (DWS).
Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Giacom’s partners to benefit from a single fully cloud-based communication solution.