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  • Social networks: tool for SME efficiency

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 21 Sep 2010
  • Cloud computing has rid many SMEs of the costs and administrative burden caused by traditional IT infrastructure requiring high-spec PCs. Now we are witnessing a 'second wave' of cloud technology ...

  • SMEs need IT business continuity plans

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 16 Sep 2010
  • Forget snow, fires and floods. The biggest cause of businesses going out of action is hardware failure. And for smaller enterprises without continuity plans in place, this can be particularly bad ...

  • HP takes on fragmented SME market

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 10 Sep 2010
  • The SME IT market is a juicy slice of pie that many a corporate has dreamed of taking a larger bite into - apparently the world-wide addressable market is €193bn. And now HP is the latest to up its ...

  • Smartphones - a tool for SME growth

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 07 Sep 2010
  • Small businesses are frequently hailed as the driving force behind the economy. And you can see why. Size and ambition makes them well placed to spot gaps in the market and act quickly; while a ...

  • The SME guide to flexible working

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 06 Sep 2010
  • Small businesses are often suspicious about staff working remotely, as time spent away from the watchful eye of the boss could lead to a questionable use of staff resources. Not to mention that ...

  • The IT and communications needs of SMEs revealed

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 03 Sep 2010
  • SMEs usually have very similar IT requirements as large companies but they do not have the internal skills to understand what they need and what best fits their needs. Often SMEs turn to suppliers ...

  • Small businesses are dazed by online developments

    Karl Flinders - Emea Content Editor, Computer Weekly 02 Sep 2010
  • The internet is a leveller which can make small businesses look and act much bigger. But many small businesses are not taking advantage of the web as much as they could. You only have to look at ...

  • SMEs and large business share similar IT needs

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 26 Aug 2010
  • Small businesses and large orgainsations are different in countless ways, but one area where they are becoming increasingly similar is in their IT functions, writes Neil Stephenson, CEO of Onyx ...

  • Small businesses become online millionaires

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 24 Aug 2010
  • It's been a tough couple of years for SMEs. And the double whammy of tighter bank lending and a lacklustre customer demand shows no sign of immediate improvement. But in other news online small ...

  • Small businesses need apprentices

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 20 Aug 2010
  • You can't help but feel sorry for young people. Some 150,000 will miss out on a degree place this year, and those lucky enough to get on a course face record debts and the most uncertain job ...

  • Preview the new Microsoft Small Business Server here

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 18 Aug 2010
  • A preview of the new version of Microsoft Small Business Server 'Aurora' is available for download, which can be accessed on premise and remotely. Microsoft is pitching the server to small ...

  • Google Vs Microsoft

    Kathleen Hall - TechTarget 18 Aug 2010
  • In the red corner: public cloud computing multinational and internet search behemoth, Google. In the blue: global development giant, manufacturer, and software licenser, Microsoft. The prize: SMEs. ...