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It has been announced that OneDrive sync client will no longer update or be supported on macOS Sierra 10.12 and macOS High Sierra 10.13. Wondering how this will affect your organisation?  There are a few ways users may be impacted after this change has been rolled out. Firstly, existing OneDrive client installations on unsupported operating […]

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We’re excited to announce that Christian is the latest BlueRockIT team member to pass his MS100 Microsoft Office 365 Identity and Services exam. The exam assesses your ability to manage the Office 365 Tenancy, the roles within the tenancy, deployment of applications and Authentication for security. Commenting on the achievement, Christian said that it feels […]

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With lockdowns becoming a common occurrence, the team at BlueRock are always finding new and innovative ways to adapt to the ‘not-so-new normal’ of working from home. In recent months, a number of our clients have seen the need to access their Sage accounting software across multiple sites.  Team members Bob and Christian were able […]

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BlueRockIT was recently approached by a business that had been struggling to work from home since COVID struck. The Bury-based company, which operates in the recruitment industry was using outdated, unsupported software and needed help bringing it back to life. The team at BlueRock helped them migrate onto a Microsoft cloud-based platform. Now running on […]

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BlueRockIT was approached by a thriving logistics company who were having trouble managing their IT infrastructure. The Colne-based company had a BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) policy and a wide range of applications in use. Along with growing staff numbers, this had made managing the estate very complex. On behalf of the company, BlueRock team […]

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This year has seen millions across the UK ditch the office and work from the comfort of their homes, some on a permanent basis.  Working from home can benefit both employers and employees. Employers can save on the cost of office space, utility bills and other facilities, whilst employees can enjoy increased productivity and a […]

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In the name of Christmas spirit, BlueRockIT has made some donations to various charities. Bob Longworth, director at BlueRock said, “We wanted to help those in need through what can be a difficult time for many, especially when compounded with the effects of COVID.” The donations went to four different charities: BFC in the Community  […]

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It’s been a week since BlueRockIT turned 2! To celebrate reaching this milestone, our team joined forces with some of our partners to participate in a virtual escape room. In true pandemic fashion, the game took place over Zoom. The aim of the game was pretty straight forward. Team BlueRock was required to find clues, […]

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BlueRockIT was established 2 years ago today by owners Robert Longworth and Peter Sims, but the journey started long before 2018. Prior to the launch of their own business, Bob and Pete were colleagues for over 6 years. It was when the company they worked for was bought out by another IT services provider that […]

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If you have got an Apple iMac, MacBook, Mac Pro, or Mac Mini, you may be wondering if you need to install an anti-virus program to remain safe.

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