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1504, 2021

Charity of the year update!

April 15th, 2021|

This year WestSpring has chosen to support the charity Home-Start (Bristol) is a local community network of volunteers supporting families with young children through challenging times. Through multiple activities and with the help of our friends, colleagues, family and clients we aim to raise £15,000 by the end [...]

804, 2021

Time for a tech refresh?

April 8th, 2021|

After a sunny bank holiday weekend, it’s safe to say spring has now sprung (ignoring the fact it’s gone cold again!). While many of you might be thinking of a spring clean of your house, but what about a clear out and refresh of your business tech? The [...]

1811, 2020

Don’t let your guard down, Fraudsters are at work and targeting you this Christmas and Cyber Weekend!

November 18th, 2020|

Black Friday is going to look a lot different this year, COVID-19 will bring to an end the scenes of fighting in the supermarket to get £50 off a new TV (from a brand you've never heard of). England is currently in Lockdown and while our high streets [...]

1211, 2020

£20m in technology grants to support SMEs adapt in wake of pandemic

November 12th, 2020|

On the 30th July 2020, the Minister for Regional Growth and Local Government announced there was £20m in funding available to small and medium-sized businesses to help them recover and adapt to a world with Coronavirus, Covid-19. The scheme, due to run until the 28th February 2021, will [...]

209, 2020

WestSpring Surveillance

September 2nd, 2020|

Protect your business with next generation video surveillance. Sleep easy knowing you have eyes on your business, from anywhere at any time. What is WestSpring Surveillance? WestSpring Surveillance is our complete video security solution. We work exclusively with UniFi equipment, market leaders in video security, [...]

1407, 2020

Fake Zoom notifications used to steal Microsoft Office 365 credentials

July 14th, 2020|

Office 365 users are being targeted in a campaign to steal their login details using fake zoom notification emails. Reported by the guys over at Abnormal Security, more than 50,000 mailboxes have been subject to the attack. So what does this attack look like? This email alert comes [...]

1607, 2019

How can gaining the Cyber Essentials Certification win you business?

July 16th, 2019|

WestSpring have detailed everything you need to know about the government backed Cyber Essentials Certification and how it can help you not only secure your business but win deals! For those of you who don’t know the Cyber Essentials is a certification scheme backed by the Government in [...]

2406, 2019

Want to know more about the Cloud? Amazon Web Services (AWS)

June 24th, 2019|

Benefits of Choosing Amazon Web Services (AWS) as Your Cloud Platform Any business owner or anyone involved in dealing with their company’s IT infrastructure has heard how they need to choose a powerful, highly resourced cloud platform, one not prone to failures, crashes, and other problems of the [...]

1406, 2019

Deal with IT in your business?

June 14th, 2019|

What you need to know about Cloud Technology... Cloud computing, or the transfer of critical computer-based services such as networks and file sharing through the internet, is on the rise all over the world once you know the immense benefits that this innovation can deliver for new, forward-facing [...]

3105, 2019

Why antivirus software is not the frontline in your IT security

May 31st, 2019|

We often think advanced security software can protect us from all cyber threats however this isn’t really the case. Your first step in securing your business is often down to training and developing effective internet usage procedures for your employees. We all know humans are flawed, we all [...]

1704, 2019

WestSpring Gain Cyber Essentials Certification

April 17th, 2019|

We are delighted to announce that WestSpring IT are now a Trusted Cyber Security Partner. Including gaining both Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Certifications. What is a Cyber Essentials Certification? Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed, industry-supported scheme to help organisations protect themselves against common online threats and demonstrate [...]

910, 2018

New Client: SR2

October 9th, 2018|

Who are SR2? Socially Responsible Recruitment (SR2) specialise in IT recruitment. Specifically contract and permanent hires across the UK, with a focus on digital transformation. Their ethos is to provide this in a socially responsible way, with a contribution to society. They aid to combine best practice in [...]

1308, 2018

New Client: UTAX

August 13th, 2018|

WestSpring Welcome UTAX On-Board! About UTAX UTAX (UK) Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Triumph-Alder and specialises in the sale of printing and copier systems. Its portfolio of products comprises of hardware and software, copying, printing and multi-functional printers for office workstations and large-scale systems for professional [...]

907, 2018

Life at WestSpring

July 9th, 2018|

WestSpring is a growing company with a start-up mentality. We love the quirky things which make us unique. And at WestSpring there are many things which make us different from most other IT companies. We have put together this blog with a few of our favourites and to [...]

1906, 2018

New Client: Infinite Group

June 19th, 2018|

WestSpring welcome new client Infinite Group to the family. About Infinite Group  Infinite Group is a Swindon based agency. They provide field marketing services to a number of large clients including BT, EE and Sony Mobile. How WestSpring will be helping Infinite Group currently have a small on-site [...]

106, 2018

Phishing Attacks

June 1st, 2018|

Phishing is becoming an increasingly widespread issue in our digital world. That's why we have put together this simple guide to provide you with information and examples to help you to recognise phishing attacks. For additional help or information, get in touch with a member of our team.   [...]