Tag: Single Sign-on

4 Ways to improve customer engagement in retail – without using an emoji

Perhaps the only thing more bewildering for retailers than the unsympathetic pace of digital disruption is the advent of the term ‘customer engagement’. Isn’t that what your marketing department refer to when they insist that half a week of posting emojis on Twitter is vital for business?   CUSTOMERS EXPECT A SEAMLESS EXPERIENCE A recent… Read more…

How to avoid ‘security fatigue’ with Azure AD B2C

A recent NIST Study has found that users are experiencing ‘security fatigue’. Security fatigue is caused by users having to remember yet another password, register for yet another online service, or being told they must do (or not do) something related to IT security. The impact is poor security, which leads to cyber-attacks and lost business.… Read more…

Single sign-on myths: 5 common misconceptions busted!

Dispelling single sign-on (SSO) myths is important. Scepticism from IT managers and security staff means businesses are missing out on a relatively simple opportunity to enhance protection and reduce costs. It’s time to expose some misconceived ideas and opinions on a crucial identity and access technology.   Exposing the lies about SSO Using single sign-on… Read more…

Azure AD B2C explained: What we’ve learned so far

Azure Active Directory B2C has been advertised as a potential game changer for business to consumer organisations. Built on Microsoft’s leading cloud identity platform, Azure AD, businesses can improve consumer connections whilst offering enterprise-grade security for their identities. With improving the customer experience and data protection competing for primacy in most organisations, it’s clearly an… 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…

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…

How to solve the problem of passwords: Self-service technology

Customer trust and confidence in passwords has slowly decreased over the years. Given the average person signs into at least eight platforms, there is real pressure on users to create and remember authentications that won’t be breached. With the need for multiple passwords detracting from the online experience, could self-service systems be the answer?   Why self-service technology is needed to… Read more…

ThirdSpace

Exciting news! Oxford Computer Group UK is now ThirdSpace.

Oxford Computer Group UK officially rebranded as ThirdSpace in the UK on 16 October. This rebrand reflects our broadening identity and security solutions, as working practices extend from the office and home into working flexibly and collaboratively from anywhere – Your "ThirdSpace".

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