Microsoft Teams: Better Than Slack for Business

First released in 2013, Slack soon proved a game-changer for colleague communication. Never before had there been such a slick tool for standardising vital office exchanges and making them accessible from anywhere. But then came the 2017 release of Microsoft Teams, an alternative rooted in the Microsoft ecosystem, and companies suddenly had options.As a platform… Read More

Top 5 Cloud Computing Myths Debunked

Top 5 Cloud Computing Myths Debunked – What the Cloud Isn’tCloud computing adoption levels are soaring, with Gartner predicting that more than $1 trillion in IT spending will be affected by the shift to the cloud by 2020.  Despite its popularity, there’s still plenty of misconceptions surrounding the cloud, which can make businesses reluctant to migrate… Read More

Dispelling the Top 7 Digital Transformation Myths

Expensive and unnecessary: Debunking the top 7 digital transformation myths According to the Worldwide Semiannual Digital Transformation Spending Guide, the worldwide spending on technologies and services that enable digital transformation is expected to reach $2.3 trillion in 2023. At Systems Assurance, we’re seeing more and more businesses contact us about digital transformation – but we’re also… Read More

Office 365 or G Suite, Which Productivity Suite is Right for My Business?

When you hear the term “productivity suite” chances are two products spring immediately to mind: Google’s G Suite, and Microsoft’s Office 365.  Both products offer similar functionality and both are popular amongst business users – but which suite has the most to offer your business?  Perhaps you’re starting a new business; maybe you’re an established organization who’s… Read More

Automatically Track Your Expenses With Excel Online and OneDrive.

Automatically Track Your Expenses With Excel Online and One DriveMany businesses have a streamlined process for managing invoices and bills, but recording irregular expenses such as train tickets and store receipts can be a whole different matter.  For busy employees, recording their spending as it’s happening can feel impossible. When it’s the end of the month… Read More