Thursday, April 26, 2018
Our Microsoft Hosted Exchange platform is our pride and joy. It’s why we’re committed to improving our platform month-on-month with new features to make your customers sticky. Hot on the heels of our Exchange mailbox increase from 125GB to 250GB, we’re ready to take the ultimate road when it comes to email storage. We’ve gone unlimited.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018
Azure is tricky. We like to think of it as a very large room, with a series of interconnecting doors. Choosing to go through one may feel like a big commitment, but our ‘Understanding Azure’ series on this blog may just help to break Azure down into manageable chunks. With companies facing new data protection regulations, preventing unauthorised access to corporate data and protecting the identities of staff is of vital importance. So what can you do in Azure that can help?
Friday, April 6, 2018
Microsoft has announced their brand new ‘all-in-one’ business package for Dynamics 365. Exclusively sold through Microsoft CSP partners, the new offering brings an improved, modern ERP solution to the SMB end user market. Dynamics 365 Business Central is designed for businesses that have outgrown their basic accounting software and legacy ERP systems, enabling small businesses to work smarter with richer data and reporting analytics.
Thursday, April 5, 2018
We’re not ones to blow our own trumpet because everything we do is down to you, the reseller. Those who partner with us and provision cloud services via the Giacom Cloud Market are the people we want to thank when good things happen to us. So, when the Northern Tech Awards announced that Giacom were the 8th fastest growing tech company in the Northern region, we were super-duper pleased.
Thursday, March 29, 2018
The most popular Microsoft business solution can also be one of the most profitable for resellers. Microsoft Office 365 now has a staggering 120 million worldwide users and its commercial revenue has increased by 41 percent year-over-year.
Monday, March 26, 2018
The easiest file sync and share solution by Acronis has now launched in the Giacom Cloud Market. Available at an exclusive introductory price to cloud services resellers, Files Cloud gives your customers access to their files wherever and whenever they need it. If you’ve been looking for an alternative to Dropbox Business, OneDrive for Business and Box, it’s a great time to start pitching Files Cloud to your customers.
Friday, March 16, 2018
When your customers receive hundreds of emails every day and store thousands of emails in their mailbox, they need to know that they’ll never run out of space. So, we have a confession to make, and it’s a pretty big one. In fact, it’s so big that we’re feeling a little light-headed up there in the clouds – just ask the duck.
Thursday, February 22, 2018
When it comes to reselling cloud services, we know that improving your bottom line is vital to maintaining a successful business. So, in the wake of cyber security issues and their prevalence in the business world, it makes sense to resell the best products for the job at hand. Microsoft 365 is one of those products. It rolls three popular SKUs – Office 365, Enterprise Mobility + Security (EM+S) and Windows 10 Pro Security – into one hotshot security toolkit for business and enterprise models.
Monday, February 12, 2018
Giacom World Networks announced today that it has partnered with Symantec – the world’s leading cyber security company – to bring their cloud security solutions to its reseller-only channel. Newly launched in the Giacom Cloud Market, Symantec.cloud Email & Web Security offers unparalleled email and web threat protection for Office 365.
Monday, February 12, 2018
Giacom World Networks announced today that it has partnered with Nimble – the simple CRM for Microsoft Office 365 – to bring their award-winning social sales and marketing CRM to its cloud services reseller-only channel. Newly launched in the Giacom Cloud Market, Nimble gives Office 365 users an intelligent, intuitive way to generate business by helping teams identify, cultivate and grow relationships with their customers.
Friday, February 9, 2018
With the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) deadline approaching fast, your customers are avidly searching for new ways they can securely manage their data and remain compliant whilst doing so. There are many products in the marketplace that can help protect business data from getting into the wrong hands, but when it comes to handling personal data, some companies are worried that human error is more prevalent in this area.
Thursday, February 8, 2018
For businesses, cloud computing has become a foundation of IT strategy. As adoption grows, it’s vital that firms keep up to date with the latest developments, and keep evolving what they have to stay current, and are using the best platform to help their own business grow.
Monday, February 5, 2018
The perfect Office 365 add-on – Exclaimer Cloud Signatures for Office 365 – has now launched in the Giacom Cloud Market. Their multi award-winning Email Signature software is easy to use, delivers brand uniformity and provides full compliance with email disclaimer law. Backed by industry experts and chosen by 50 million users across the globe, Exclaimer is first-class software that is based entirely on the web.
Monday, January 15, 2018
As one of the world’s largest malware research companies, Symantec are a global leader in cyber security. In 2016, 76% of websites scanned by Symantec contained vulnerabilities, despite seeing a 30% year-on-year drop in web attacks. Since exploit kits require maintenance of a backend infrastructure, hackers are now shifting their attention to email malware attacks simply because it’s easier to launch a targeted campaign.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Giacom are kicking off 2018 with a bang and introducing a wave of new products inside the first quarter. Symantec.cloud’s Email and Web Security is one of the first products to launch in the Giacom Cloud Market this year and joins popular software such as Office 365, Signature Hosted Exchange and Acronis Backup Cloud.
Friday, December 22, 2017
What better way to kick off business in 2018 than with professional email signatures for your customers? Exclaimer Cloud – Signatures for Office 365 will be available very soon in the Giacom Cloud Market, so you or your customers will no longer have to worry about designing and formatting email signatures with tricky HTML to stay on brand.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
For resellers, Microsoft Azure can be a way for your customers to have their cake and eat it, tech-wise. If the cloud is all about flexibility, then Azure is probably exactly what customers have in mind. It’s used to build, deploy and manage applications through a global network of data centres. Customers can use any tool, application or framework they like.
Monday, November 20, 2017
Giacom World Networks announced today that it has won the Distributor of the Year (sub £100m) at the CRN Channel Awards 2017. Held on the 16th November at the Battersea Events Park Arena in London, the CRN Channel Awards is the biggest independent award ceremony for the IT industry and recognises first-class innovation from UK vendors, distributors and resellers.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Using SPF records to secure business email has been a standard part of email domain setup for years. But there’s been a debate, particularly in IT forums, over whether this feature is an essential one. Our tech experts say SPF records are vital.
Friday, November 3, 2017
A new service bundle – Microsoft 365 – was revealed earlier this year by Microsoft. Announced at their Inspire conference in July, Microsoft 365 comes in two distinct packages; Business and Enterprise. Bringing together three separate packages, Microsoft 365 Business focuses on boosting productivity, protecting customers with enterprise-grade security and supporting users in their journey to GDPR compliance.