Regardless of the changing types of attacks one consistent threat regularly hits the top spot; people. The human factor all too readily providing misplaced trust and casual clicks that lead to media fanned disaster. It’s a valid concern but the problem that I’m seeing rise fastest is the worrying lack of trained cyber security staff to help businesses protect themselves, and to respond when things go wrong.
technology group, are delighted to announce the expansion of their operational capacity with the lease of a new 340,000sqft warehouse facility in Andover, Hampshire, UK. The facility is due to become operational this year and will effectively double Westcoast’s UK warehouse space with capability to store over 60,000 locations. The new warehouse will add to existing facilities in Theale, Berkshire; Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire; Wilford, Nottinghamshire and St.Albans, Hertfordshire.
Making Tax Digital is a government initiative aimed at making it simpler and more straightforward for businesses and individuals alike to ensure they get their taxes right.
In today’s hyper-competitive market, you can gain success by developing solution sales that provide unique value to customers. It might sound obvious. But more businesses could – and should – be making more effort to differentiate themselves.
Once you scroll past the Brexit headlines, global warming is undoubtedly the biggest subject of the last few years, and indeed the decade. More and more businesses are either voluntarily changing their practices to reduce their carbon footprint, or are being made to do so due to increasing quantities of legislation.
Optimising operations in your business can accelerate your responsiveness, improve service levels, and reduce costs with intelligent processes – and who doesn't want to achieve any of those benefits at the moment?
As UK Parliament move towards a crucial series of votes, HMRC are still advising businesses to prepare for ‘No Deal’. Below sets out some key actions Westcoast are taking before 29th March to prepare for such an eventuality.
Digital transformation requires many things. A focus on high-value digital solutions in the cloud. Increased customer engagement. Willingness to change. But who’s doing all of these things? Your employees.
Customer buying behaviour has changed. Have you noticed? There’s now an amazing new opportunity for you to engage, nurture and maintain customer value and loyalty – and we want to show you how...
Westcoast have once again ranked highly in the 10th annual Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200 league table.
Westcoast announces that, from today, it has partnered with Vestel, to support its continued rapid growth and development in the UK. Vestel, the number one global producer of interactive large format flat panel displays, partnered with Westcoast in order to support their current rapid rate of expansion. In recent months, they have emerged as one of the market leaders in digital signage, winning a series of high-profile tenders, including a project to supply the flight displays for the world’s largest airport.
There it is again. The buzz phrase of the moment. The thing that everyone’s talking about. The topic that won’t seem to go away (and for good reason). It’s ‘digital transformation’ and it’s happening everywhere.
Following their appointment as an early adopter partner in mid-2018 Westcoast and the HPE team worked tirelessly with the partner to qualify, size and specify the opportunity and ensure that it met, and ultimately exceeded the customer’s needs.
January 31, 2019 — With much heightened activity around Brexit, this Westcoast update is written following the sizeable defeat of the Withdrawal Agreement Bill in the House of Commons and the recent instruction that the Bill might pass if the EU agreed to significant changes in the backstop arrangements.
Westcoast announces that from today it is to become a lead distributor in the UK for the Bullitt Group, a market leading manufacturer of rugged smartphones.
Protecting your data and identity has never been more important with the emergence of ever-growing and concerning cyber threats.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have announced it is extending HPE InfoSight, an industry-leading cloud-based artificial intelligence (AI) management tool, to HPE ProLiant servers, HPE Synergy compute modules and HPE Apollo systems. With global learning and predictive analytics capabilities based on real-world operational data, HPE InfoSight drives down operating costs, closes disruptive performance gaps and frees IT staff to innovate.
December 19, 2018 — The latest Brexit Committee meeting met after the recent vote of ‘confidence’ in the Prime Minister. It is the Committee’s opinion that the likelihood of a ‘no deal’ Brexit has considerably increased and as such some firm commitments have now been enacted.
Westcoast’s new partnership with Huawei offers resellers a complete mobile solution that helps them drive revenue, as Huawei sets its sights on ambitious growth in the UK B2B marketplace. The partnership, announced in October, brings together a portfolio of smartphones, tablets, laptops, wearables and mobile broadband, paired with Westcoast’s flexible finance terms, leasing, insurance, recycling and mobile device management services.
Innovation doesn’t always mean re-inventing the wheel – sometimes you just have to reshape it ever so slightly to be able to move more efficiently than ever before. That’s exactly what a certain print vendor has done with the new Lexmark GO Line.