Entries by James Smyth

57% Of UK Firms Feel They Don’t Have The Right Skills To Protect Themselves Against Cyber Attacks

As part of cyber security awareness month in November Precept the leading  cyber-security IT audit provider in Northern Ireland, reviewed a piece of research to benchmark the status of cyber security within UK PLC. This survey covered over 300 cyber and C-Suite professionals, across all industries. Precept already have worked with many organisations and the […]

Is 100% uptime a myth?

Keith Osborne, Technical Director of Precept IT based in our head office in Belfast, Northern Ireland says “If it could be done after 40 years of the Internet it would have been done already.  There are  too many variables. infrastructure software human error and if  someone promises you 100% uptime they are lying!   Recent […]

How will Brexit affect businesses in Northern Ireland?

Northern Ireland is “more vulnerable” to the impact of Brexit than any other region in the UK, the new head of the CBI has warned. And a House of Lords inquiry heard yesterday that around 60% of workers in Northern Ireland’s food factories come from outside the UK. Speaking in her first major appearance since […]

Precept are key members of Acordia Networking Group

Alan Stewart, Business Development manager is a regular attendee at AcordiaBusiness Networking meetings.  Alan Says: Acordia hold regular business development sessions in Belfast, Bangor and Lisburn,  where growth minded business owners and entrepreneurial business development professionals can discover more about how Acordia can help them do better business. About Acordia Acordia is an innovative fusion […]

How to switch IT support companies

If your business relies on an external supplier for IT support, switching IT support companies gives you the opportunity to start afresh with a new business relationship Once you’ve found a new supplier to support your business IT services, you need a smooth handover to create the foundations of a long, happy partnership. Why do […]

Thinking about moving your IT support across to Precept IT?

Some frequently asked questions by new customers moving to Precept IT 1. Are Precept less expensive? Yes! All-important cost savings can be made across support & services through efficiencies (30%). 2. Can you guarantee no downtime during a seamless transition? Yes! Once we get the authorisation and emailed the server/network password we can take over […]