Women in IT: Robyn’s Story

women in it

Robyn Snary could never have anticipated a career working in IT. But she loves the challenges that her role as a Desktop Support Analyst brings. Robyn has been with Six Degrees since 2014. Working as a Desktop Support Analyst she receives excellent feedback from clients and colleagues alike, setting a great example with her effort … Read more

Windows Server and SQL Server 2008 End of Support: What to do next

Windows Server End of Life

Windows Server and SQL Server 2008 reach the end of their support lifecycles on 14th January 2020 and 9th July 2019 respectively. What should your organisation do next to ensure that you maintain security and compliance? Windows Server and SQL Server 2008, the reliable workhorse technologies from Microsoft that continue to host many thousands of … Read more

Did You Prepare for Black Friday? Five Steps to Retail Success

black friday retail success

It’s the biggest weekend of the year for online retailers. Is your business ready to maximise its revenue potential? Prepare for Black Friday by following these five steps to retail success. Black Friday truly is a phenomenon. Originally the informal name given to the day following Thanksgiving in the United States, Black Friday has been … Read more

Six Degrees MiFID II and beyond

MiFID II Compliance

Regulatory Data Management Solution for MIFID II Let us help you Six Degrees offers you Soteria™ to tick that Compliance box for MiFID II and more. It’s just one solution from our compelling product portfolio structured and designed to solve your business needs. With incredible support from our passionate in-house engineers alongside an innovative offering to … Read more

GDPR Compliance Solutions that Protect Your Business

GDPR Compliance Solutions that Protect Your Business

Six Degrees has launched a suite of GDPR compliance solutions that will help you assess your preparedness and protect your business. On 25th May 2018, the European Union will be enforcing the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). If your business handles EU citizens or businesses’ personal data you will be affected, regardless of the impact … Read more

Comparing UCaaS Providers: 5 Key Considerations

Comparing UCaaS Providers: 5 Key Considerations

Comparing UCaaS providers, and finding the one that meets your business requirements, doesn’t need to be daunting. As the workplace continues to evolve, we see new technologies and services entering the business environment all the time. The office of the future is being shaped by factors like flexible working hours, shared information, and cloud technology. … Read more

Cloud Computing Options

Cloud Computing Options

Are today’s businesses faced with too many cloud computing options? With so many vendors offering numerous cloud choices, it may seem impossible to reach the ‘right’ decision. Today’s market is flooded with different cloud computing options. From smaller managed service providers offering their own private cloud services, to behemoths like Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web … Read more

Minimising IT Risk in Retail event review

Minimising IT Risk in Retail

Findings from the 24th floor – A peek into our recent ‘Minimising IT Risk in Retail’ event review Six Degrees recently hosted a client event with retail industry experts on the 24th floor of The Shard. Centred around the findings of Six Degrees’ 2018 Minimising IT Risk in Retail survey, the morning offered a combination of … Read more

Building for Bitcoin

Building for Bitcoin

Why tech service providers hold the key to cryptocurrency profit. Just five years ago, the price of a Bitcoin was a mere $13 – today, at the end of November 2017, the cryptocurrency hit a dramatic new high of $10,000.  Fortunes have been made, media interest has risen alongside its value and the world is … Read more

Cyber Monday – modernising the retail industry

Cyber Monday - modernising the retail industry

Cyber Monday – a big push behind modernising the retail industry Retail has been completely revolutionised by technology, as the shattering of online shopping records year-on-year clearly demonstrates. Many customers no longer want to leave the comfort and convenience of their own homes to get the best deals, forcing retailers to go to them instead … Read more