TSG awarded for Quality

IT solutions specialists TSG have been awarded the International Quality Management Standard ISO 9001:2008 following a multi-site group assessment covering all of their 12 offices around the UK.

Since it was established 10 years ago TSG’s growth has been through a strategy of acquisition with their existing 12 sites the result of acquiring 27 smaller IT companies around the UK. One of the main challenges from this growth has been combining all of these businesses into one efficient organisation.

Uncontrolled Mobile Devices-Are you Ready?

Workforces are becoming increasingly mobile, and the need to access to data on the go, wherever you are is now a neccessity in order to deliver the best possible customer and staff care. 

2014 will be a key year for people to focus on their mobility strategies as Cloud based technologies become a realistic option for an increasing number of businesses.  But what do you need to consider within your IT infrastructure and Connectivity?  And what security concerns do you need to be aware of?

Winn Win for TSG

Recent contract wins totalling around £1m in turnover are helping IT services company TSG continue to lead the way in the North East IT industry.

One such contract is with Newcastle based Winn Solicitors, the leading specialists in accident claims and accident compensation.

Sci-fi Tech That Came True

We all watch sci-fi films and marvel at the hi-tech gadgets, vehicles and weaponry. We watch them and think to ourselves, ‘I wish that were real’, or ‘They should definitely make one of those; I’d buy it’. Most sci-fi films seem to be set in the future; so the explanation as to how the technology works is avoided by the assumption that technology will be very advanced by the year 2300... But what if we’re already  here? What if we don’t have to wait another 287 years?

TSG Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Hundreds of employees from across the country gathered at St James’ Park to celebrate TSG’s 10th anniversary. 

Festivities included an exclusive walk from the players’ entrance through the famous tunnel to echoes of Local Hero, a mascots race and childhood memories with table football, racing simulators, a huge Scalextric track and a life size version of the board game ‘Operation’. 

Advice for 'CryptoLocker'

Over the past few days we have seen a rise in cases affected by particularly destructive piece of Malware dubbed as “CryptoLocker”.  We just wanted to make sure everybody became aware of this and knows the preventative steps to take.

What is CryptoLocker?

Cryptolocker is a piece of ‘malware’ or ‘ransom ware’ which is currently is being distributed by Email,  it is usually seen as an email attachment from emails claiming to be from trusted sources such as the ‘@HMRC’, ‘Scanner@’ or a variant ‘VAT-returns’

Fleur Parker: TSG's Swimming Champ!

Huge congratulations to TSG’s own swimming champ Fleur Parker who cleaned up well at the recent British Gas Masters National Long Course Championships in Plymouth.

Fleur is our Applications Services Director and heads up our application service delivery and project scheduling teams.  She set her personal best time in the 200m backstroke, achieving Gold and maintained her title for the third year in a row.

TSG scoops two Sophos Partner awards

Paul Burns (TSG) receiving award from Jonathon Bartholomew (Sophos)Leading IT services specialist, TSG (Technology Services Group) has been named by Sophos as their Small Business Partner of the Year for 2013.

TSG work with more than 5,000 small and medium sized customers across the UK and the award recognises their commitment to protecting them from the increasing level of security risk faced by businesses in today’s evolving technology environment.