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The Yorcoms Blog

Here is where we will share any news relating to us, our projects and the places we work.

19th June 2020 - YorSecure, Help protect your organisation against an ever-growing list of threats

19th June 2020 - YorSecure, Help protect your organisation against an ever-growing list of threats
Build your cyber security capabilities and  be confident your environment is secure According to the National Cyber Security Centre, 50% of small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) will experience a cyber security breach - posing a serious risk to your organisation's computer systems, sensitive data, and your customer's personal information. Read more...
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10th June 2020 - Secure, Monitor & Manage Your Organisation's Devices with YorMDM

10th June 2020 - Secure, Monitor & Manage Your Organisation's Devices with YorMDM
Secure, Monitor & Manage Your Organisation's Devices Our Mobile Device Management (MDM) solution, powered by 42Gears and SureMDM, allows you to secure, monitor and manage your organisation's devices, as well as control company data on employee-owned devices and keep it safe wherever they are. Read more...
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1st June 2020 - Yorcoms relaunch helps keep customers connected during lockdown

1st June 2020 - Yorcoms relaunch helps keep customers connected during lockdown
The impact of Covid-19 on housing, health, and care providers - and their residents, customers, and patients - has been unprecedented. Lockdown and the necessary limitations on social contact imposed by the Government have hugely increased the risk of loneliness, social isolation, and boredom for many vulnerable people.    At Yorcoms, we understand that keeping connected has never been as important as it is right now. Whether that is customers staying in touch with family, friends and loved ones, or shopping for groceries online, or providers trying to keep in contact with their residents, we believe that providing the infrastructure to make this ‘connectivity’ possible is one of our key responsibilities during this time. We also understand the issues faced by our customers and with these in mind we have worked to develop innovative solutions as part of our exciting relaunch.   Our ‘technology for good’ ethos drove us to ask how could we safely implement our technologies to help relieve feelings of isolation and boredom? How could we keep people connected whilst adhering to government guidelines? How could we support...
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How Yorcoms is adjusting in these difficult times

How Yorcoms is adjusting in these difficult times
Yorcoms Business Update: Coronavirus (Covid-19) We are keeping you updated on our plans for Coronavirus (COVID-19) and the preparations within Yorcoms Ltd.  As you will be aware this is a fast-moving situation and we will keep you updated if this changes. We have already aligned our activities to the UK Government Guideline on COVID – 19, including recommendations for self-isolation. You can find the guidelines here. Communications to staff on hygiene has been increased to help prevent the spread of the virus in line with UK Government recommendations. This includes increasing awareness through online communication and visual aids throughout our offices. Business Continuity plans are in place, and our flexible working policies mean there should be minimal disruption to the business, but we will continue to monitor the situation. An internal working group has been established across the business to monitor and respond to the ongoing situation. This ensures that we are aware...
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Getting the most out of your smartphone during lockdown

Getting the most out of your smartphone during lockdown

Smartphones have become essential tools in our daily working lives - whether most of us realise this or not - but are you getting the most out of yours? 

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Digital inclusion in care, retirement, and supported living - Why WiFi is a must have

Digital inclusion in care, retirement, and supported living - Why WiFi is a must have

Internet access was defined as a human right in 2016 and yet, despite the clear benefits of using WiFi to drive digital inclusion, digital care and digital transformation, its provision in care and supported living accomodation is worryingly low. 

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Orbit Chooses YorWiFi For Independent Living Schemes

Orbit Chooses YorWiFi For Independent Living Schemes

In February 2020, Yorcoms finished installing YorWiFi across all of Orbit’s Independent Living Schemes. This means that residents can now access high-speed public WiFi within their communal lounge. 

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Jargon Buster - Connectivity, Broadband and Wireless

Jargon Buster - Connectivity, Broadband and Wireless

Complicated technical jargon and IT industry acronyms can make weighing up your options and choosing the right solution for you hardwork. 

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Jargon Buster - Voice, Communications and IP Telephony

Jargon Buster - Voice, Communications and IP Telephony

The withdrawal of PSTN services by BT in 2025 means consumers need to look at their VoIP (Voice-over-Internet-Protocol) options if they want to avoid disruption to their communication services. 

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Five ways YorMDM© can help your organisation work effectively during lockdown

Five ways YorMDM© can help your organisation work effectively during lockdown

We understand the impact Covid-19 has had on every type of business. Over the last few weeks, tens of thousands of organisations continuing to operate in the UK are now doing so remotely to protect their workforce and customers against Coronavirus (COVID-19). 

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Our core ethos and business model is built around the belief that we must make access to quality Broadband and the Digital World is available to ALL, regardless of location or financial status.  We always strive deliver real benefit to the people, communities and organisations we work with and are committed to delivering a high quality and fairly priced range of products & services to our Customers at ALL times.  These are values we believe are clearly evidenced by the fact that we are a Certified ADR Provider through Ombudsman Services. 

     

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Yorcoms Ltd.- Most Innovative Managed Technology Awards - Yorkshire 2020

Innovator Awards Yorshire 2020