The evolution of malware

WannaCry Ransonware

Posted by Adrian Fowler on May.23, 2017

As a result of the recent WannaCry ransomware outbreak, again we find so many companies inadequately protected. We urge all businesses to get in touch for a security check to avoid extortionate fines imposed by cybercriminals. For more information, check out our article explaining the Evolution of Ransomware for more details.

Server repair companies

dell server fault

Posted by Adrian Fowler on Jul.27, 2016

What to do in the event of a faulty Server? You need a good Server repair company. Over the years we have fixed thousands of varying faults with Servers including both hardware and software. We’ve been doing this since the Novell days back in the 1980’s, so have literally seen it all. You may have […]

Extend the Wi-Fi in your home

garden office

Posted by Adrian Fowler on Jul.21, 2016

With more and more of us opting to work from home, the sometimes feel the need to create a separate space to work from. Often, people want to build a home office in their garden, and with the popularity of log cabins increasing, these make the perfect choice. Small problem: How do we get internet […]

IT Support in Corby

Corby IT Support

Posted by Adrian Fowler on Jun.24, 2016

Corby is booming, and the businesses need good local IT support available when they need it. We have quite a few clients in and around the Corby area on many of the industrial estates, and we know the area and available telecoms infrastructure to be able to give you the best service you need. Our […]

Working closely with Bitdefender


Posted by Adrian Fowler on May.18, 2016

At the Computer Support Northampton we take Antivirus protection very seriously. When you’ve helped enough businesses who’ve failed to see the benefit of being properly protected, you’ll understand why we believe Bitdefender to be the best choice for your business. The Best Antivirus Solution Several years ago, we partnered up with Bitdefender. We did this […]

Leaving the Cloud

m&s leaving the cloud

Posted by Alex Innard on Feb.11, 2016

Whether it be hosted email accounts, online software packages or remote desktop sessions, you can be sure that many small businesses utilise “cloud computing” in one form or another. Some won’t even know it! Bringing the cloud back down to earth Cloud computing comprises two distinct variants, public and private cloud. I will primarily focus […]

Your IT includes your website

new website

Posted by Adrian Fowler on Feb.10, 2016

Your website is part of your IT The IT field also includes the website industry. Most businesses now rely on their website to either generate new enquiries, process transactions or simply as a lookup for contact details. There aren’t many successful businesses running today that manage to stay on top without a website. To some […]

The importance of offsite spam filtering

stop spam

Posted by Alex Innard on Jan.08, 2016

Introduction Almost everybody who uses email knows about the issues of unsolicited bulk email, more often known as spam. On a personal level it is a nuisance. However, the bigger problem is the cost to business by way of; anti-spam solutions, support and time cost implications, and risk of data electronic infection. The majority of […]

Third-line I.T. Technician

IT Recruitment

Posted by Adrian Fowler on Nov.16, 2015

Salary: negotiable Health insurance provided upon completion of probationary period Our IT solutions business have a requirement for an experienced IT Support & Projects Technician with good exposure to supporting and configuring Windows Server/Desktop, MS Exchange 2010/2013, and other business information technologies. You will be comfortable working with our SME customers either as part of […]

Transferring to a new computer

transferring data to a new computer

Posted by Alex Innard on Nov.06, 2015

If you’ve bought a new computer or laptop, you will more than likely wonder how to get your all-important files, settings and pictures of the dog transferred from the old system to the new one without any data loss. This task can seem daunting, especially if you’re a computer novice or not completely organised. Using […]

Our new offices

chapel renovation

Posted by Adrian Fowler on Apr.02, 2013

To celebrate the completion of their new offices, Computer Support Northampton who are part of Apograph Ltd recently held a party at their offices. They invited clients, suppliers, friends and neighbours providing complimentary drinks and a fine canapé buffet provided by Relishing Food. Entertainment was also provided by The Daz & Dave Disco and also […]

Microsoft software lifecycle dates

windows end of life

Posted by Adrian Fowler on Oct.29, 2012

This is a list of important dates which effect users running versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. When the dates arrive, Microsoft will no longer be supporting the versions detailed, and this includes providing fixes, updates and online technical assistance. What this means? Without Microsoft support, you will no longer receive important security fixes and […]