Get set for GDPR with Epson Business Scanning solutions

On 25 May 2018, the European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect, heralding a new age for how organisations collect, manage and store the personal data of EU citizens. The GDPR doesn’t just apply to data held on servers and in the cloud. It applies to personal information recorded on paper documents too. And for most organisations, complying with the GDPR demands a significant overhaul of their document management system, right across the business. The hidden risk i...
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The opportunity of the hybrid Cloud with Microsoft Azure

Extended support for Windows Server 2003 ended two years ago. If your customers are still running the product, they’re facing unexpected security and regulatory risks. Don’t let end of life end their business. The reality is: Cloud is the new norm. Focus is already shifting from infrastructure and software investment to value-added services and business problem-solving. Over the next 24 months, 45.1% of businesses see themselves achieving full Cloud optimisation*. These businesses are your cu...
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How to Protect and Address the Current Cyber Threats

Cyber security attacks have dominated the headlines in recent months. These attacks are becoming more frequent and increasingly sophisticated. The long-term impact of a cyber-attack on a business could include a substantial loss of revenue, margin and valuable data. The reputational damage and loss of confidence from the consumer could result in immediate and material loss of shareholder value. With the threat evolving and accelerating quickly, businesses are struggling to stay ahead and make...
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Seize the GDPR Opportunity

When you check your smartphone and open a news app, chances are you will see an article about Brexit, North Korea or Donald Trump. However more and more frequently these days you will find a report on a well-known business becoming the latest victim of some kind of Cyber-attack, and these breaches are becoming more innovative and more persistent. In 2015 the first ever known successful Cyber-attack on a power grid took place. Hackers compromised the systems of three distribution companies tem...
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The Rise Of The Bots

AI bots will power 85% of customer service interactions by 2020 I’m not going to start with the cliché that Robots are going to take over the world - well not yet - however the role of artificial intelligence has developed significantly from playing chess on MSN. We have seen this mainly in the consumer space so far with the launch of services like Siri and Alexa, however, this is only the beginning. The role of artificial intelligence is changing significantly in the business world and is...
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The Cloud is the new norm, so what’s next?

‘Cloud partners are more profitable and grow faster’ according to a recent IDC study by Microsoft, boasting 2X the growth and 1.5X the gross profit of their less-cloudy peers*. Your customers demand for Cloud services is growing and with that you are having to transform or have indeed transformed the way you traditionally do business. The opportunity is clear with fast and flexible adoption, low cost of entry in a recurring revenue model which maximises business profitability, the Cloud is a ...
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Top Security Trends For 2017

With Cyber criminals undertaking a rage of different scams and attacks on UK enterprises, the need to be aware of the most common forms of cyber-attacks has never been greater. Ingram Micro continue to work with our key Security vendors, to enable our partners to stay alert and protect their businesses, as well as their end user environments. With a team of Cloud and security experts, we can help to educate and support the ever growing need to secure your infrastructure and protect your busin...
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The Opportunity in Cyber Security

Cyber Security spend is predicted to exceed $1 Trillion over the next five years from 2017 to 2021, compared to 2004 in which the Cyber Security market was worth only 0.35% of this.*1 Shockingly, in 2015 65% of all targeted attacks struck small and mid-sizes organisations*2 and with the rapidly growing use of Cloud services and the disappearing perimeters between internal and external networks, it is now more vital than ever that we safeguard our businesses against the ever growing threats an...
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Getting Started with Azure for SMB

With a reported 102% growth within Microsoft’s last fiscal year, it is clear to see that the Microsoft Azure platform is increasing becoming a reseller’s go-to offering for infrastructure services, suggesting great revenue opportunities heading into 2017.* With this in mind, we have deemed it one of our New Year’s resolutions to help our partners to achieve success and profitability with Microsoft Azure. We understand that it can be a daunting task trying to figure out which services you need...
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Rise from the Surface and into the Cloud

Enabling your customers with Cloud through Surface as a Services provides an opportunity for true Business Anywhere working, Microsoft Cloud Solutions allows your customers to embrace Digital Transformation with freedom and peace of mind whilst staying secure and productive. Uncover your full business potential with Microsoft Cloud Solutions when purchased through the Microsoft Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) program on the Ingram Micro Cloud Marketplace, providing you with the opportunity to o...
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