News & Learning

While our latest news regularly receives media coverage, we also love sharing our thought and insights when it comes to business tech or topical issues.

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Event: How to protect your business from ransomware

We’ve joined forces with FSB North East Scotland & SBRC to help small businesses get cyber safe. Even if you’re a sole trader or micro business it’s important that you protect yourself from a cyber incident and this FREE session will explain how. Date: 30 September 2021 Time: 10.30am – […]

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Full fibre home broadband FAQs

What will full fibre allow me to do that I can’t do today? A full fibre connection will bring a radical improvement to your online experience at home. HD streaming will be easy no matter how many people are online. Remote working will become faster and more reliable, and your […]

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Event: Cyber security for remote working

We've joined forces with FSB North East Scotland & SBRC to help small businesses get cyber safe. Even if you're a sole trader or micro business it's important that you protect yourself from a cyber incident and this FREE session will explain how. Date: 26 August 2021 Time: 10.30am - 12pm

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As a business, how do we address our employees’ inadequate home connection? And whose responsibility is its provision?

When you consider that a Gartner survey revealed that over two-thirds (74%) of companies plan to permanently shift employees to remote work after the Covid-19 crisis ends and that by 2025, an estimated 70% of the workforce will be working remotely at least five days a month., it’s clear that to sustain a successful remote working model while maintaining office level productivity, the question of acceptable home broadband quality must...

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Do you exercise?

By Robbie Ross, Chief Security Officer at Converged Listen to this blog Perhaps that question ought to be “why do we exercise?” We exercise to keep ourselves fit and healthy. To help keep our bodies in good condition and ready for whatever life throws at us. The thing about exercising […]

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Join our ‘What on earth is cyber security?’ webinar, 22 Feb 10am

Have you ever seen a cyber security event advertised and thought to yourself "I'd like to go to that but I don't know where to start and I probably won't understand it anyway", then this is the event for you. We'll explain what cyber security is in a simple and easy to understand way, talk about why it is important to you and your business, and the simple steps that...

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As a business, how do we address our employees’ inadequate home connection? And whose responsibility is its provision?

When you consider that a Gartner survey revealed that over two-thirds (74%) of companies plan to permanently shift employees to remote work after the Covid-19 crisis ends and that by 2025, an estimated 70% of the workforce will be working remotely at least five days a month., it’s clear that to sustain a successful remote working model while maintaining office level productivity, the question of acceptable home broadband quality must...

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Inspiring Aberdeen City senior pupils at LIFT-OFF! 2021

The sky really will be the limit for senior Aberdeen school pupils at a special event launched by a NASA astronaut. LIFT-OFF!, an event focused on hope, aspiration, and employment for the future, aims to change the narrative around young people’s future skills and jobs opportunities, and encourage them to aim for the stars.

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Women in Tech: Dorito-fuelled but no bra burning

"Good morning, you're through to Converged - Stacey speaking. How can I help?" Quite often this is met with a request to speak to one of the tech guys. This is not meant with any malice or ill nature. The perpetuated stereotype of the service desk tech – as parodied by Channel 4 comedy The IT Crowd – paints a picture of a socially awkward, funny and Dorito-fuelled man who...

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Do you exercise?

By Robbie Ross, Chief Security Officer at Converged Listen to this blog Perhaps that question ought to be “why do we exercise?” We exercise to keep ourselves fit and healthy. To help keep our bodies in good condition and ready for whatever life throws at us. The thing about exercising […]

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Charities need cyber protection too

By Robbie Ross, chief security officer at Converged Communication Solutions Cyber security has posed a threat for a number of years, with many of us falling victim to online crime, in both a personal and professional capacity. As the UK went into a lockdown amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many organisations […]

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Local ISP Converged Launches Super-fast Full Fibre Internet For Aberdeen Residents

Converged has launched GraniteGiG, which offers residential customers in Aberdeen access to super-fast full fibre broadband from a local provider. To date, Converged has focused on delivering its services to business customers. However, with employees at many of these companies now working from home, Converged is looking to meet the demand for faster internet connections in private residences.

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Team Converged

We were pondering how best to express thanks to our clients, partners and friends for another year of loyalty and to send our best wishes for the New Year. After a challenging 12 months, we decided what better way than with a bit of humour! Without further ado we'll let our homemade Christmas video do the talking.

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Converged helps fill AberNecessities Christmas Eve Box Appeal

A north-east charity’s Christmas Eve Box appeal has received a big boost thanks to Converged Communication Solutions. The Scottish IT and cyber security firm has donated £2,000 worth of items to AberNecessities’s 'No Child Should Go Without Believing in Magic’ campaign.

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Converged Team Among Scotland’s Top Cyber Minds After Award Nomination

The commitment shown by Converged Communication Solutions to improve the cyber resilience of Scottish businesses has been recognised at the Scottish Cyber Awards 2021. The IT company’s cyber team was named among the best in Scotland after being shortlisted as one of three finalists in the Outstanding Cyber Team category at the ceremony.

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Local ISP Converged Launches Super-fast Full Fibre Internet For Aberdeen Residents

Converged has launched GraniteGiG, which offers residential customers in Aberdeen access to super-fast full fibre broadband from a local provider. To date, Converged has focused on delivering its services to business customers. However, with employees at many of these companies now working from home, Converged is looking to meet the demand for faster internet connections in private residences.

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Merry Christmas & Happy New Year from Team Converged

We were pondering how best to express thanks to our clients, partners and friends for another year of loyalty and to send our best wishes for the New Year. After a challenging 12 months, we decided what better way than with a bit of humour! Without further ado we'll let our homemade Christmas video do the talking.

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Converged helps fill AberNecessities Christmas Eve Box Appeal

A north-east charity’s Christmas Eve Box appeal has received a big boost thanks to Converged Communication Solutions. The Scottish IT and cyber security firm has donated £2,000 worth of items to AberNecessities’s 'No Child Should Go Without Believing in Magic’ campaign.

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Converged Team Among Scotland’s Top Cyber Minds After Award Nomination

The commitment shown by Converged Communication Solutions to improve the cyber resilience of Scottish businesses has been recognised at the Scottish Cyber Awards 2021. The IT company’s cyber team was named among the best in Scotland after being shortlisted as one of three finalists in the Outstanding Cyber Team category at the ceremony.

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