How to Sidestep The Cyber Security Skills Shortage

Almost half of all UK businesses admit to lacking the skilled people they need to address increased cyber-threats. This isn’t hugely surprising when cyber security professionals have an unemployment rate of 0%. It’s an uncomfortable reality. But in our ever more data-centric world, cyber crime has continued to outpace many businesses’ cyber security capabilities. Last … Read more

How to Conduct a Cyber Risk Assessment: 5 Steps to Success

Cyber security risk assessments sit at the heart of any effective cyber security strategy. They are about understanding, managing, prioritising and mitigating cyber risks within your organisation. Fundamentally, a risk assessment requires answering questions like: What are your most important IT assets? How do you collect and store data What are your internal and external … Read more

Six Ways Cyber Security Leaders Can Manage an Evolving Threat Landscape

Remote workforce security

Cyber security leaders need to create flexible systems able to monitor threats and respond to change in targeted ways. It’s necessary to: Regularly pen test for vulnerabilities Monitor inside and outside threats Ensure access to specialist skills Create cultural buy-in and robust training protocols Manage expectations and priorities Have a plan for recovery There has … Read more

Six Degrees partners with Code Software to deliver UC reporting and analytics

Code Software deliver reporting and analytics

In 2020 we are more reliant on our unified communications platforms than ever before. Organisations need to enable their people to work from any location at any time, and ensure that the technology supporting this is embedded and working effectively. Organisations have made an investment into temporary remote working solutions and are looking with a … Read more

Calling all local councils

calling all local councils

Adapting your communications approach is crucial to deliver better customer service for residents. In fact, recent Local Government Association (LGA) polls found residents’ satisfaction with their local councils is falling.  Research from 8×8 found that 1 in 3 UK residents struggle to get vital information from their council’s customer service team, and 71% of residents … Read more

The Digital Shift in Local Councils

Amid growing demand for services and shrinking budgets, local councils face significant pressures to do more with less, resulting in a marked shift in frontline services.  Trusted by: Previous Next What this whitepaper covers: In spite of funding cuts, there is a clear desire and willingness of local councils to improve citizen interactions, collaborate with … Read more

Public Sector Cloud Communications UCaaS

Public Sector Cloud Communications UCaaS

Six Degrees delivers cloud communication solutions to the public sector via the Network Services 2, RM3808 Framework Beyond Cloud. Schedule a Call Case Studies Trusted by: Previous Next Helping public sector organisations communicate faster and smarter to improve citizen services. Amid growing demand for services and shrinking budgets, public sector organisations face significant pressures to … Read more

Springboard to the Cloud

Springboard to the cloud

If your public sector organisation is considering cloud adoption, our Springboard model can support your desire to take back control of your IT and harness the flexibility of cloud services if you are exiting large outsourced contracts. In this infographic, discover our Springboard approach that enables us to migrate your applications to the cloud in … Read more

North West Leicestershire District Council

Leicestershire District Council

Six Degrees supports North West Leicestershire District Council on its digital transformation journey. Beyond Cloud. When North West Leicestershire District Council first engaged with Six Degrees, it had an ageing on-premises IT infrastructure that posed a significant risk to the Council’s core services and applications. The Council wanted to modernise its on-premises equipment in order … Read more