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Sofa Time: on Tour – Datto End User Devices and Continuity

Sofa Time: on Tour – Datto End User Devices and Continuity

Laptops, mobiles, and many other personal devices are often the endpoint for any crucial business files.  Yet while any physical device is susceptible to hacking or accidental damage, our personal devices can also be misplaced, lost or stolen – ...
Windows 7 and Server 2008 Reach End of Life this Month – Have You Upgraded?

Windows 7 and Server 2008 Reach End of Life this Month – Have You Upgraded?

Christmas is but a distant memory and the New Year hangover has been thoroughly slept off – but there’s still one more date to prepare for as we navigate 2020’s inaugural month of January.
Sofa Time: On Tour - The Importance of Backing up SaaS Data

Sofa Time: On Tour - The Importance of Backing up SaaS Data

Sofa Time is back, this time on-tour at the Datto Offices and with a special guest: Chris With, Strategic Account Manager! It’s perhaps hard to believe – and disappointing to hear – but Microsoft takes no responsibility for the loss of your Office ...
The Death of Windows 7 is a Real Horror Story

The Death of Windows 7 is a Real Horror Story

We at Mirus aren’t in the business of scaremongering, but with the Halloween season now upon us, it only seems right to share this true, cautionary tale - lest your IT turn into a horror story.
Five Steps to Business Longevity

Five Steps to Business Longevity

Few organisations - apart from charities, perhaps - exist with obsolescence in mind. Your business exists to satisfy demand (or create it, if you're especially shrewd), and doing this means adapting it for the future.  Whether it's technology, ...
Could You Weather a GDPR Storm?

Could You Weather a GDPR Storm?

July 2019 was a busy month for the Information Commissioner’s Office. Following two data breaches at Marriott Hotels and British Airways – originally recorded in November 2018 and June 2018 respectively – the first of the UK’s GDPR fines have bolted ...
An Ironic, Cautionary Tale of GDPR Compliance

An Ironic, Cautionary Tale of GDPR Compliance

It takes more than just software and hardware protections to keep personal data secure. Like any cybersecurity measures, the best protection is an informed and educated workforce that knows exactly what pratfalls to look out for. Sprint Education, a ...
The Lesser-Known Reasons Behind Data Breaches

The Lesser-Known Reasons Behind Data Breaches

It’d be churlish to call most UK businesses complacent, but statistics suggest that a large proportion still aren’t taking the required steps to keep themselves and their customers protected. Less than one third of UK businesses and charities admit ...
You Don’t Know What You’ve Got ‘Til it’s Gone - The Importance of Data Backups

You Don’t Know What You’ve Got ‘Til it’s Gone - The Importance of Data Backups

Despite their importance, it’s all too easy to take our Backup Solutions for granted. After years of SD card losses and digital photo corruptions, most smart phone manufacturers saw fit to include Cloud saves as standard for all our smart devices. ...
Brute-Force Hacking Attempt Fails to Dethrone King’s College

Brute-Force Hacking Attempt Fails to Dethrone King’s College

King’s College has warned staff and students that a brute-force attack on the 9th of April may have compromised password systems. Admins were first made aware after several of the University’s users reported issues when accessing their email ...
Future-Proof Your Business with Disaster Recovery Planning by Datto

Future-Proof Your Business with Disaster Recovery Planning by Datto

Worried about Data Theft, Data Loss, or Data Degradation? You're not alone.  Mirus are proud to be hosting the latest Webinar from our trusted partners at Datto, the data recovery experts. In this webinar, Phil from Datto explains how a dedicated ...