Category: Devices & mobility

Identity: the new security perimeter?

Headlines and industry publications are full of dire warnings about the latest phishing scam or malevolent machinations by cybercriminals. So naturally CISOs focus on their network perimeter in an effort to prevent such exploits. And often they fail. Why? Because no one can control criminal exploits. And with the advent of enterprise mobility and the… Read more…

How does Advanced Threat Protection secure email in Office 365?

Because email is so critical to day-to-day business, it’s become a prime target for cyber attackers looking to gain access to your organisation. With increasingly sophisticated malware campaigns being launched daily and data breaches constantly on the rise, how can you be sure your email environment isn’t exposed? With Advanced Threat Protection for Office 365,… Read more…

Office 365 and Windows 10: There’s no need to be scared

Productive, mobile and with a shiny new device – there’s no need to be scared with Office 365 and Windows 10. I am truly a digital nomad.   My experience with Office 365 and Windows 10 OCG works with and assists organisations in implementing Office 365, Windows 10 and Azure. We use all the latest… Read more…

Oxford Computer Group recognised as finalist for 2016 Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Partner of the Year Award

Oxford Computer Group today announced it has been named a finalist in the 2016 Microsoft Enterprise Mobility Partner of the Year Award. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology. “This award is recognition of our excellent people… Read more…

Microsoft’s identity solutions are still very much alive!

Recently, Gavriella Schuster announced changes to MPN competencies in the Microsoft Partner Network Blog. With the technology giant retiring Identity and Access, and the introduction of new competencies, there have been whispers that Microsoft has lost interest in identity.   What is Microsoft’s real plan for identity management? Rather than signalling the start of the end… Read more…

10 ways IT can improve employee retention in retail

Employee retention is a challenge for almost every organisation, with 87% citing it as one of their top objectives. It is especially a challenge for those within the retail industry, which employs nearly three million people. It is the UK’s largest private sector employer. Living in a world of ever-changing and evolving technology, there are… Read more…

Security concerns on the rise – OCG’s Industry Forecast 2016 survey

In a recent survey carried out by Oxford Computer Group, security was cited as the biggest concern for businesses in 2016. The Industry Forecast 2016 survey saw 20% of respondents highlight security as the most prominent challenge they are expecting to face in the coming months. This result was up 18% when compared to 2015’s… Read more…

Azure RMS Use Cases: Document protection Demo

Most companies I talk to absolutely love the premise of Azure RMS, but without use cases they have reservations about the user experience. What’s to dislike about a technology which can secure files and emails both inside and outside your organisation? Yet these features are useless if employees struggle to adopt. When companies have had a negative experience with information protection… Read more…

Top 10 tips for building a successful IT business case

We all know that feeling of dread when you’re asked to build an IT business case. It’s a daunting prospect that’s becoming more and more common in business today. Yet while it’s a requirement at many companies, employees tend to lack the know-how – and ultimately the confidence – to pull such an important document together. Without a business… Read more…