Penetration Testing

Penetration testing services, PurpleJelly IT, Surrey

Introduction In today’s digital age, businesses are bombarded with a myriad of cybersecurity challenges ranging from data breaches to sophisticated hacking attacks. Amidst this turbulent landscape, Penetration Testing emerges as a critical tool, providing invaluable insights into system vulnerabilities and security loopholes. This article delves into the essence of Penetration Testing and its strategic importance, […]

Virtual Desktops and the Business Benefits

Surrey virtual desktop services.

Amongst the many IT support services offered from our HQ in Surrey, virtual desktops, or Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), attract a lot of attention. A virtual desktop is basically a computer workspace that exists on a remote server rather than a physical device. You can access this virtual workspace from any device, like a laptop, […]

Cyber Essentials Certification: What & Why?

Cyber Essentials Certification: What & Why?

First introduced in 2014, Cyber Essentials helps firms to minimise risk, guard against breaches and demonstrate both an understanding of, and commitment to cyber security. What is Cyber Essentials Certification? Cyber Essentials is a UK government-backed scheme that helps organisations of every size to protect themselves from cyber-attacks. The Cyber Essentials certification is both an […]

Microsoft Word Turns 40

Microsoft Word icon

First released in 1983, Microsoft Word has celebrated its 40th anniversary earlier this year. The venerable word processing software was first released for MS-DOS, preceding the now ubiquitous Microsoft Windows which wasn’t launched until 1985. Just like the mouse and the Graphical User Interface (GUI), Word was originally a Xerox product. Microsoft’s Bill Gates hired […]

The Value of Managed IT Services for Local Businesses

Managed IT services

A significant component of any successful business is a robust, secure, and efficient IT system. Just like larger organisations, local businesses rely on their technology for day-to-day operations. This can be anything from desktops and laptops to mobile phones, intranet, storage, and cloud services. However, maintaining your IT infrastructure whilst trying to focus on your […]