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Colt has announced that it intends to focus on its core Network, Voice and Data Centre Services businesses and will exit its IT Services business over the next two to three years. Since the beginning of 2015, the Management of Colt Group has been working on a plan to refocus the Company’s activities and improve its performance. The Board has now approved this plan and the actions that flow from it. The Business Plan gives Colt greater focus on its core – Network, Voice and Data Centre Services, with a managed exit from IT Services. The company says that it is appropriate...
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Essex based hosted telephony provider NTA has launched a new reseller incentive for the channel partners. The six month incentive is designed to reward resellers with a golf trip to Cyprus in 2016. The company says that existing and new resellers are invited to meet an achievable target to join the team on a 5 Star golf trip to Cyprus. Resellers who achieve the targets in the next six months will secure their seat on the incentive which runs from 1 July until 31st December 2015. If reseller achieve double their target they will get two places. There is no limit to...
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GFI Software has announced the findings of its third annual independent study into email user habits, which revealed that work email is encroaching into the personal lives and downtime of employees more than ever. Of those surveyed, some 47 per cent admit to checking work email at least once a day in their personal time, up six per cent, while 33 per cent admit checking multiple times a day or in real-time through pre-work mornings, evenings, weekends and days off. Furthermore, 43 per cent regularly check their work email after 11pm at night. Following on from the findings of GFI’s inaugural...
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PointSolutions has launched a cloud version of its popular SharePoint HR software designed for Microsoft Office365 environments, offering a dramatic improvement in usability. Based on extensive customer profiling and usability testing, the new version is hosted within the Microsoft Azure Cloud and allows simpler administration of key features such as expenses management, holiday and absence management and processing, coupled with a whole host of additional features. “We have built and tested the new user interface in partnership with a number of customers and external HR specialists that have reported it allows them to complete tasks around a third faster than the previous...
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