News

Hub

News, tech updates and alerts for small businesses and home users. Straight from the hub. 

Infographic for our IT Resource Hub

Latest News

ZOOC Become a CiSP Approved Member

ZOOC has been approved to join the National Cyber Security Centre’s Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership.

The Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP) is a joint industry and government initiative set up to exchange cyber threat information in real-time, in a secure, confidential, and dynamic environment, increasing situational awareness and reducing the impact on UK business.

Read Article
VoIP for small business UK

Are you ready for the PSTN switch off?

Everyone, including homes and businesses that currently use PSTN-based services, will need to migrate to another service before 2025. While 2025 may seem a while away, from December 2023, you will be unable to purchase any new PSTN-based service. Some locations have already stopped selling, and many more will be affected sooner than this.

Read Article

Find us on Facebook

3 months ago

The office is now closed for the Bank Holiday and will reopen on Tuesday 3rd at 8:30am. Have a lovely weekend! 🌞 See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook

Industry & Security

The benefits of hybrid working for small businesses

Understanding the Benefits of Hybrid Working

Hybrid working can bring commercial and employee benefits when implemented well. Reduced office space and demands on IT and other services can save businesses costs, while cloud migration increases efficiency and agility. Meanwhile reduced time commuting, better work-life balance, and increased flexibility can improve well-being for staff.

Read Article
Help to Grow Digital UK Government Initiative - person working from home, using a tablet

The Governments Help to Grow: Digital scheme. Should you take a look?

We explored the software available, and while limited, the Help to Grow: Digital initiative provides essential platforms from categories that will benefit most businesses. The choice is limited, though, and many of the approved CRM platforms are likely to be financially unattainable for many small businesses, even with the discount.

Read Article
Image depicting digital security. Businesswomen typing at her laptop.

Running a small business? You need more than Antivirus.

The latest digital threats are evading AV solutions. 82% of small businesses in the UK say that a cyber attack has hit them, and their antivirus package did nothing to help.

Read Article
Woman using laptop in home office. Homeworking. Remote Working.

Remote working is here to stay

Times are changing, and employee needs are rapidly evolving. Companies need to adapt to and embrace the new normal, but there is a lot to consider when adopting this new approach to working.

Read Article

Datacomms

ZOOC Become a CiSP Approved Member

ZOOC has been approved to join the National Cyber Security Centre’s Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership.

The Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP) is a joint industry and government initiative set up to exchange cyber threat information in real-time, in a secure, confidential, and dynamic environment, increasing situational awareness and reducing the impact on UK business.

Read Article >>

Are you ready for the PSTN switch off?

Everyone, including homes and businesses that currently use PSTN-based services, will need to migrate to another service before 2025. While 2025 may seem a while away, from December 2023, you will be unable to purchase any new PSTN-based service. Some locations have already stopped selling, and many more will be affected sooner than this.

Read Article >>

Understanding the Benefits of Hybrid Working

Hybrid working can bring commercial and employee benefits when implemented well. Reduced office space and demands on IT and other services can save businesses costs, while cloud migration increases efficiency and agility. Meanwhile reduced time commuting, better work-life balance, and increased flexibility can improve well-being for staff.

Read Article >>

The Governments Help to Grow: Digital scheme. Should you take a look?

We explored the software available, and while limited, the Help to Grow: Digital initiative provides essential platforms from categories that will benefit most businesses. The choice is limited, though, and many of the approved CRM platforms are likely to be financially unattainable for many small businesses, even with the discount.

Read Article >>

ZOOC Become a CiSP Approved Member

ZOOC has been approved to join the National Cyber Security Centre’s Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership.

The Cyber Security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP) is a joint industry and government initiative set up to exchange cyber threat information in real-time, in a secure, confidential, and dynamic environment, increasing situational awareness and reducing the impact on UK business.

Read Article

Are you ready for the PSTN switch off?

It’s coming, sooner than you think, and it affects everyone! Don’t leave it until the last moment when demand will be high.