Welcome to some of our Latest Clients!

Akita continues to be a thriving company benefiting from consistent and manageable growth. With this in mind, we would like to welcome some of our latest clients and give an idea of the varied organisations we serve. Firstly, we were chosen by CAYSH to provide a fully hosted IT solution to their head offices in…

Considerations in Outsourcing or Managing IT Internally

Information Technology (particularly communication, systems, and data) is the lifeblood of most businesses. A strong IT system can give organisations a competitive advantage as well as streamline processes, simplifying communication, and adding value. Whilst the majority of businesses have systems in place, invariably there is a requirement to review IT service provision from time to…

Windows 8

Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 8, is soon to be released and many companies will be wondering whether to upgrade or not. We have had a good play with the Beta version and, while there are some long-overdue features which will make the administration of the OS far more efficient, the look and feel of…

Tough Mudder Heroes!

We are pleased to report that our brave adventurers succeeded in their quest to defeat the Tough Mudder course in the name of charity! It was very much a case of the IT support guys needing support of their own… The Tough Mudder event comprised of a 12 mile run with a series of challenging…

Internet Speed Checking

With internet connectivitiy becoming arguably the most important vital components of your IT infrastructure, it is more important than ever to ensure that you are getting the best possible performance from your broadband provider. As broadband speeds are improving and enhanced services are being unbundled and rolled out, you could be missing a golden opportunity…

Akita Spartans Prepare for Battle

Like the strong and fearless Spartans of ancient Greece, Team Akita (We are Spartans) will be going into battle in the name of charity… Tough Mudder is not your average lame-ass mud run or spirit-crushing ‘endurance’ road race. Their 10-12 mile obstacle courses are designed by Special Forces to test all around strength, stamina, mental…

Akita Spartans Prepare for Battle

Like the strong and fearless Spartans of ancient Greece, Team Akita (We are Spartans) will be going into battle in the name of charity… Tough Mudder is not your average lame-ass mud run or spirit-crushing ‘endurance’ road race. Their 10-12 mile obstacle courses are designed by Special Forces to test all around strength, stamina, mental…

When did you last review your security?

Very often IT administrators in small and medium-sized businesses are simply too busy supporting demanding users to proactively keep on top of system security and administration. With this in mind, it is imperative that network security is reviewed on a regular basis to ensure that your machines are not compromised and hijacked. Of course, our…

Product of the Week – IT Support

As an computer services and IT support specialist, we are sometimes guilty of neglecting to tell people about our core areas of specialism. Of course, the computing industry is such a fast-paced and dynamic area to work in, we feel that we need to keep our clients informed of the latest developments and opportunities for…

Flooding on the 3rd Floor

Although it has been particularly wet of late (well it is the British summer after all!) one of our Central London clients had a nasty surprise last week. You would probably not expect a London-based company occupying the 3rd floor of a building to be a flood victim. Unfortunately for RSQA, that is precisely what…