Overcoming Challenges with Sir Ranulph Fiennes

Planet IT is hosting a prestigious business event with world famous British explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes. 

‘Overcoming Challenges with Sir Ranulph Fiennes & Planet IT’ will take place at the Courtyard by Marriott at Milton Gate next month.

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We're Hiring!

Due to continued business expansion Planet IT is recruiting. 

Based on Milton Park, near Abingdon, Oxford, Planet IT, is an ambitious, award winning company that places people at the heart of the company. 

Planet IT specialises in IT security, Mana…

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The importance of IT budgeting in education

In recent years budgets in education have been getting tighter and more strained, leading to serious challenges for IT managers in the sector.

The issue has impacted on most education establishments, from primary through to higher education, with so…

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How to improve Office 365 security on your mobile phone

Since launching in 2011 Microsoft Office 365 has become the pinnacle of cloud services. At Planet IT we are seeing 70% of Microsoft licence renewals moving to Office 365 and nearly all new customers entering straight onto the platform. The scalabilit…

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Win a pair of Oxford United half-season-tickets, thanks to Planet IT

A pair of Oxford United half-season tickets are up for grabs in a special competition.

This is a unique opportunity to win a pair half season tickets in the North Stand at the Kassam Stadium, worth £450, for free.

Planet IT are the IT partners of S…

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Our Top Tips To Be Secure When Using Public Wifi Hotspots

The popularity of working in public locations like coffee shops, hotels and co-working spaces has exploded in recent years.

Stronger wireless internet signals are now common place in public spaces and we are all grateful when we see a ‘Free Wi-Fi’ s…

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What can your IT Projects learn from the TSB "IT Meltdown" ?

If you have been keeping an eye on the news over the last couple of weeks, you won't have missed the major story that broke on Monday 23rd April 2018. TSB, one of the UK's major high-street banks, was taking major steps to separate its IT systems fro…

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Stand Up to Cryptojacking - in partnership with Sophos

Cryptojacking has recently erupted onto the cybercrime scene, thanks to the surge in value during 2017 of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Monero, and Ethereum. Crooks are aggressively targeting laptops, desktops, servers, and even mobile devices. F…

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It’s not just about IT! Data Protection By Design

Implementing GDPR is not just about IT systems and making them compliant with the regulations. Data exists in many forms, however in many organisations the greatest risk of breach comes in the forms of physical data. Many businesses have overlooked t…

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The Top 5 Things you need to know about GDPR for your Business

As the deadline for the 25th May is approaching, it feels like all everyone is talking about is GDPR and what it will mean for businesses, large and small.


So in an online world of endless, confusing information about what GDPR is.. we have devi…

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The Data Protection Bill - GDPR

So you have heard about this Data Protection Bill? Or at least you have heard the media talking about this revolution to the rights of British Citizens in relation to their data.

Well fear not, the data protection bill, in short is just the U.K gove…

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3n$rYpt!0N...Encryption under GDPR

The regulations are quite forth coming about what is needed in terms of encryption. In short, everything should be encrypted and this should be done to protect the rights and freedoms of those subject to data capture.

What this means is that data sh…

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Sophos Intercept X

Ransomware has become a big thing in the world of IT Security in recent years, and big business for the people using it as an attack. With the anonymity of cryptocurrency and the fact that the attackers don’t need to get hold of your data it means th…

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