How SharePoint Promotes Collaboration

One secret ingredient to Team work and collaboration? SharePoint. We’ve gone through the main features and collaborative wonders of SharePoint. We discuss thoroughly here how SharePoint encourages and supports teamwork. Overview Employees can connect effectively with each other on SharePoint and its especially beneficial for organisations with geographically remote sites. SharePoint is a way to […]

Introduction to Microsoft SharePoint

Fact: over 200k organisations and 190million individuals have Microsoft SharePoint for Intranets, Team sites and content management. Here’s why… What is SharePoint? SharePoint is a content-management system providing tools for storage and collaboration within the network of an organisation. Any department within the company can access SharePoint and control their own security, work groups, documents […]

Microsoft Advanced Threat Analytics

Did you know that attackers reside within a network for an average of 8 months before they’re detected? Me neither. With Microsoft Advanced Threat analytics, you can reduce your risk of costly damage and get all the concise information and real-time view of the attack timeline. With built-in intelligence to learn, analyse and identify normal […]

The Benefits Of Microsoft Intune

Stay connected whilst being protected with Microsoft Intune. Microsoft Intune, a component of EMS, is a cloud-based management tool for desktops and mobile devices with a purpose to help organisations give employees access to corporate data, resources and applications of their choice whilst protect company information. Intune basics A unified Microsoft Vision – Intune is […]

Introduction To Microsoft EM+S

Cyberthreat is ever evolving and becoming more sophisticated at that, so on-premise solutions cannot effectively protect sensitive data. This is where EM+S comes in. What is EM+S? EM+S (Enterprise Mobility + Security) provides one control panel in a cloud-based world for identity and device management, information protection and secure access. EMS provides an innovative approach […]

GDPR + Office 365

A common issue we find with companies and personal data, is the amount of companies that email personal data through a message or a file. When your email gets hacked, all that information is automatically taken and a breach of all sort of sensitive data has occurred. With Office 365, their suite of tools has […]

Why Hardware Audits Are Important

Networks are dynamic – constantly growing, evolving, changing and dividing. Therefore, it is essential for business owners and network administrators to perform regular hardware and software audits to monitor any changes and maintain the system’s security. They should always know what’s running on the network and how efficient that is. What is a hardware audit? […]

SSD vs HDD: Which One is Better?

SDD vs HDD? It isn’t breaking news to say that Hard Disk Drives are slowly dying out. With the capacity of SSD ever increasing, it won’t be long before the massive file storage advantage of the HDD is under threat. The main question on everyone’s lips these days is really ‘Why HDD?’, rather than SSD? […]

Google Pixel Review:

A More Personal Understanding In recent years, Google have tried to worm their way into the smartphone industry but have they always made a good job of it? The answer to that is; no, not really. Now don’t get me wrong, the string of Nexus phones were fantastic phones, the Nexus 6P sparked the real […]

Top Messaging Apps

  What’s your go-to messaging app? Skype, WhatsApp, Messenger or something else? With data the king of smartphones, messaging apps provide an excellent alternative to expensive MMS, video messaging and even phone calls. With Wi-Fi everywhere and with the continued priceyness of roaming charges, they are a must have if you travel frequently or have […]

Don’t Overpay For Cables!

  Cables are a pain. We understand this pain as being a IT support company there’s no way we can really avoid them. They lay about everywhere, cost a bomb, and you can never find the one you are looking for. The multi-coloured aspect should theoretically help locating the right cable but instead it gives […]

The Technology Lovers Christmas Wish List

  It’s that time of the year. The period of eggnog, Christmas parties and wish lists of course. Whether those wish lists include the new iPhone, a fancy new alarm clock, the next best camera or just a funky gadget that will entertain you for the whole of boxing day- we have you covered. I […]

Which Cloud Storage Service Is Right?

The way we store and transfer data has transformed enormously within our recent history, from floppy discs to USBs and now to the vast world of the cloud. In our always-online lives, we’ve become used to keeping everything that’s important to us on the ever-accessible cloud.  It seems inconvincible to us now that we used […]

Office 365 Is The Only Way To Buy Microsoft

Are you a SME (small-medium-sized enterprise) seeking Office 365? Are you unsure about which package would suit your business’ needs? Would you like a 10% discount on any Office 365 licence through Lucidica? Does your SME require a management service alongside your Office 365 license? Look no further. Here are the most popular packages for […]

An Innovative Step: Microsoft Dynamics 365

  What is Microsoft Dynamics 365 and will it help boost your business? The world’s leading IT company Microsoft launched their new product ‘Microsoft Dynamics 365’ an intelligent business application just last week and AccuWeather and TGI Friday’s are already implementing it to their business model. Microsoft Dynamics 365 is a cloud-based platform designed to […]

Best Tech for University Students

We know that preparing for university is hard enough without the pressure of choosing new technology which has to get you through the next three years. It’s a big and normally quite expensive investment which is made even harder by the question of what is essential. So we’ve provided you with a breakdown of what […]

10 Best iOS 10 Features

  Welcome to the new Apple update IOS 10. The brand new software update for iPads, iPhones and iPods. But what changes have Apple made and is it worth risking the supposed rumours of lower battery life, decreased storage and harder useability? Well at Lucidica we have researched what the 10 best features of the […]

New iPhone 7:5 Things You Should Know

A day before the new iPhone 7 is launched for purchase and we decided that it was time to give you a breakdown of what you need to know before allowing (minimum!) £599 to depart from your pocket. After months of anticipation, rumors, and supposed leaks, the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus were announced […]