Microsoft Small & Medium Business - Newsletter
How secure is your business? This month we help you and your business stay safe with our security themed newsletter – read our security Tips and Tricks, find out why Windows 8 is safer and read why security features were just one of the reasons Kilsaran International decided to upgrade to Windows 8.
In case you haven’t already heard, support for Windows XP ends April 2014. Windows XP which is already more than a decade old is a tried and tested operating system from Microsoft. Newer operating systems Windows 7 and Windows 8 have since been developed to meet the needs of current users including much more robust security.
Windows 8 contains substantial security updates designed to help you and your business stay ahead of the rapidly changing threat landscape. We’ve added ground-breaking malware resistance, much improved data protection, and modern access control. Now, Windows 8.1 delivers even more security features, including touch based fingerprint biometrics, a selective wipe capability with a Remote Data Removal feature, device encryption on all editions of Windows, and a cloud-based malware detection service called Provable PC Health, to name a few.
Read more on this article here.
Improve the network security of your small business. Find out how.
Guard your business against viruses, spyware, and malware. Read our guide.
Protect your PC - download Microsoft Security Essentials.
Based in Dunboyne, Co. Meath, Kilsaran International is an independent manufacturer of concrete products for home and commercial use. Due to the recent recession, the company had to trim staff requiring the remaining sales staff to increase efficiency and productivity. Through a combination of Windows 8 and new mobile devices, the company has saved approx. 20 hours a day in technology delays - which yields more time to sell.
Read more here.