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.
Thursday, October 26, 2017
What’s the best email cloud solution for your customer’s business? Luckily, you don’t have to pick one solution off the rack, instead, you can pick the best solutions for your needs and requirements.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Like keeping your valuables safe, you want to keep your customers’ data secure. It’s as vital for you as it is for their own customers. So finding ways to keep their data as safe and secure as you can is an important business strategy.
Monday, October 16, 2017
Mitel and Yealink handsets are now available from Giacom to complement our Hosted Voice packages. Coming in a range of series, the handsets can be purchased from our Cloud Market at competitive prices and are exclusive to our partners.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
When it comes to cloud computing, it’s all about the scalability and flexibility. For small to medium size businesses, the attraction of having access to technology and an IT infrastructure that enables them to operate as a much larger company would is quite obvious. They work at different sites, attract customers in different locations, share information easily and manage communications without having to invest in expensive property and infrastructure.
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Achieve an all-digital workplace for your customers with Document Management from Storetec – coming soon to your Cloud Market. Easily upload paper documents into the Cloud, such as confidential and sensitive invoices or documents, and store them securely online with access to them 24/7, from any location.
Friday, October 6, 2017
New name, same offer. Effective from early October, Office 365 for Education will be renamed to Office 365 A1, A3 and A5. The changes are made to streamline the SKUs in line with Microsoft’s Enterprise offerings, Enterprise E1, E3 and E5, respectively.
Thursday, September 28, 2017
AppInteract – the cloud based mobile app builder – is now available to all cloud services resellers in the Giacom Cloud Market. Developed by Posh Technologies, who have worked with household names including Microsoft, Nike and Gap, have teamed up with Giacom to bring our partners the easiest and most affordable app builder that works best for the SMB market.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Our focus is to provide a simple, honest and open service to every partner that joins us, regardless of size or scope. We’re committed to developing the services we provide, so earlier this year we asked some of you how we could help you achieve more. It was clear that our partners wanted to track their customer’s journey, and that’s why we’re making cloud services even easier to license.
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Throughout the past 20 years a lot has changed in the IT industry. Cloud services have rocketed in recent years as more and more businesses turn to using the subscription as a service model, online backup, file storage and security as an easier, flexible, and smarter way to conduct business.
Monday, September 11, 2017
What is GDPR and why is it important? Our guide will help all resellers make sure they implement the changes they need to before 25th May, 2018.
Monday, September 4, 2017
Using Microsoft products in an academic or classroom setting is just as important in an office. Education resources have increasingly moved into the cloud or use specific tools to make sharing and saving data easier, to utilise data analytics and to help make academic organisations more productive. For resellers, this can be a lucrative market helping them to attract education customers.
Wednesday, August 30, 2017
The noise around GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) is growing and it will continue to do so beyond May 25th 2018 – when the EU regulation comes into effect. We’re keen to get the ball rolling when it comes to GDPR, so here’s how you can help your customers achieve compliance with Microsoft EM+S.
Friday, August 18, 2017
One of the things that often happens when something gets big in tech is that it gets adopted by people who aren’t 100% sure what they’re talking about. When it comes to cloud computing, one of the biggest buzzwords is big data, but what is it and how do you make it work?