Social Wi-Fi : Profitable Wireless for your Business

Social Wi-Fi enables businesses, regardless of size the ability to offer a free Wi-Fi service that combines with it’s customer’s social media accounts. Offering free Wi-Fi in customer facing businesses originally appeared as a value-add however in 2014 it’s almost as expected as a functioning WC. From the early days involving awkwardly asking a hotel […]

August 7, 2014 Blog

A quick overview: Software Defined Networking

As the industry continues to experiment and embrace the world of Software Defined Networking (SDN). We’re frequently asked about the nature of this new approach and the benefits it offers to those that adopt it. Cue the quick overview: SDN gives network administrators the ability to alter the way networks are managed, by reducing/altering lower […]

July 14, 2014 Blog

Wireless Networks – Wi-Fi as a service

As WLAN management moves to the cloud, SMEs + Public Sector finally have access to easy to manage and affordable enterprise grade wireless networks, without requiring CWNA experienced wireless engineers or IT specialists on site. The cloud management model empowers Wi-Fi as a Service (WaaS) opportunity for sites to consolidate the management, configuration, support and […]

June 18, 2014 Blog

Satellite Broadband – Not simply for us ‘carrot crunchers’

A fast internet connection is a vital utility at work and home, whether you’re struggling for connection in a rural area or you simply want to safeguard your business connection with a ‘Plan B’ Using only a small dish on the outside of your property, along with a set-top box inside, we can deploy fast […]

May 13, 2014 Blog

Office 365 – It’s benefits in 6 swift segments….

In a similar scenario to when new Operating Systems are announced, users can be cautious of any new shiny Microsoft offering (anyone forced to use Vista may still possibly be found rocking back and forth speaking in tongues) We decided to highlight the positives in 6 swift segments…. 1 – Productivity. Office 365 has the […]

April 30, 2014 Blog

802.11ac – Wiser to wait?

Having been asked for our opinions on 802.11ac and it’s impact for some time, we have been doing just that…delivering our unbiased viewpoint. Although an impressive and very exciting development in 802.11 standards, 802.11ac will have most impact when ‘wave 2’ is ratified Q1 2015. Currently the ‘first wave’ 802.11ac utilises 3 spatial multi-mimo streams. […]

April 6, 2014 Blog

Office 365 for iPad and the loophole Microsoft won’t be shouting about.

As we’re sure you’re aware, Microsoft want you to purchase Office 365 in order to obtain Office apps for iPad. Technically however there is a way you won’t have to. Office on iPad was released on Thursday, shortly after a loophole in how Office 365 authentication gets enforced on Apple tablets was discovered. This loophole […]

March 29, 2014 Blog

5 ways to help prevent a PCI compliance audit failure…

Cybercrime and identity fraud are big business…worldwide. If your organisation processes credit/payment card information it becomes your duty to protect their data. In the wake of the recent prolific UK Bank hacks it demonstrates that even those with high security focus can be caught short. It is essential for companies that accept and process payment cards to be […]

March 25, 2014 Blog

Wi-Fi security, how the IT bods keep their home network secure.

If you’re the most tech savvy person in your family the chances are you are regularly cast into the role of unofficial family technical support. It doesn’t matter how much or how little you know – as long as you are more technically competent than the rest of your family you’ve got a job for […]

March 22, 2014 Blog

Our New Website Beta

You may have already noticed there’s been a few changes at c-p-ltd.com. We’ve just published the Beta of our new website and we’d love to get some feedback from our users. The website is fully responsive and mobile friendly and we’ll be adding some more cool features in the coming weeks and months to help give […]

February 16, 2014 Blog