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Using Virtual Reality as a workplace tool

Recent research may suggest that an entirely virtual workplace is still a long way off, but this is not to say that Virtual Reality (VR) cannot be successfully incorporated into the workplace. Here we outline several ways that VR can be used to enhance business performance and improve efficiency. Safer training Using VR to assist…


Why your business needs next generation firewall protection

Put simply, a firewall is a digital security system that monitors and checks all incoming and outgoing network traffic. Firewalls are an essential part of your business’ security system as without one, your network is open to threats. Cyberattacks can be devastating for businesses, disrupting processes, reducing productivity and causing often irreparable reputational and brand…


The 2025 ISDN switch off – what businesses need to know

ISDN (Integrated Service Digital Network) is a telephone network system that allows voice and data to be delivered simultaneously over a digital line. Released in 1986, ISDN became the go to for many businesses as it allowed for the incorporation of basic video conferencing without compromising internet speeds. However, technological advances have meant that this…

New CEO at b4b Group

New CEO appointed at b4b Group

B4b Group has appointed David Armstrong as its new CEO. David Armstrong joins the company after more than 35 years in the information and communications technology industry including over 25 years within senior management roles in the telecoms sector. Most recently, he was Managing Director of Fibrus ISP, the retail business division of the full…


Is the internet about to become safer?

The prevalence of dangerous or misleading information online has long been subject to intense debate with social media companies coming under heavy criticism for not removing harmful content from their platforms. There have been numerous high profile incidents including the sluggish response from Facebook and Twitter to the onslaught of racist posts directed towards members…