COVID-19 Coronavirus Statement

Last update: 23rd November 2021 We have contingency plans in place to deal with the effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus. Here is our current advice to customers. We have adopted a mix of office-based and hybrid home/office working, which is now our norm. We are grateful not to have suffered much staff absence due to […]

NCSC Annual Cyber Security Report is Out

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The 2021 NCSC annual report is out, discussing their work in cyber security. They say “we have offered support to 777 significant incidents– up from 723 the previous year – with around 20% of organisations supported linked to the health sector and vaccines”. On the SolarWinds IT management platform attack, they say “Russia’s Foreign Intelligence […]

Nexus partners with Cyber Tec Security to offer Cyber Essentials

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Nexus have partnered with Cyber Tec Security to offer you a complete package to help protect your business against cyber-attacks and help guide you to becoming Cyber Essentials Certified. The threat of a cyber-attack is now a routine risk of running a business; Cyber Essentials is a way of protecting your business against the most […]

Microsoft Teams announces innovative new features

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We love the pace at which Microsoft is adding new functionality to Teams. As well as improving all the usual calling and meeting features, here are a couple of novel additions that we thought you might like to try. These could really help if you’re transitioning to a hybrid working environment or looking to modernise […]

Nexus Achieve ISO27001 Certification

We are delighted to announce that, after many months of hard work, we have formally gained our ISO27001 accreditation. This follows a challenging round of virtual audits and video conferencing with staff by the certifying body the NQA, following the consultancy help of Cyber Security Associates. The report states: “The organisation’s context is well-defined; leadership […]

What to look for when choosing a Managed Service Partner

With plenty options available, choosing an IT Partner can be a daunting prospect. We’ve put together a list of considerations to help you choose a partner that will work best for your requirements. Check to see if they offer a fully managed service or a simple repair operation A long-term solution is better than a […]

Our ISO 27001 progress

Our team is working hard towards gaining ISO 27001 certification in the next few weeks.  We have been taking part in a comprehensive programme with the assistance of?Cyber Security Associates?and the certification body?NQA.  The timing could not be more appropriate, with issues around the protection of sensitive information in the news, along with GDPR compliance and the legal issues arising from so many employees […]

ISO27001 Programme Launch

We’ve been taking information security seriously since we started over 20 years ago, but now we’re going to prove it. We have embarked on an ISO 27001 certification program with the assistance of Cyber Security Associates and the certification body NQA. The Standard is Set ISO 27001:2013 is the international standard that provides a framework for […]

Christmas message from MD, Stuart Wilson

Season’s greetings all! As we approach the end of the year, our Managing Director, Stuart Wilson, would like to share a message:  “Wow, what a year it’s been! Whilst it has undoubtedly been a difficult year for all, it’s also given us time to reflect and be grateful for many things. Lockdown and furlough are […]