LoughTec announce Human Resources software rollout

LoughTec, one of the UK and Ireland’s leading IT infrastructure specialists, has announced its plans to implement HRLocker into its business operations. The award-winning HR cloud-based software package will be used across LoughTec’s three business divisions, digitally transforming the company’s people management and recruiting efforts moving forward. Commenting on the announcement, LoughTec CTO Cathal Green […]

Deane Public Works selects LoughTec to manage their business IT provision

Managed IT services Northern Ireland - LoughTec

LoughTec, one of the UK and Ireland’s leading IT infrastructure specialists, was selected by Deane Public Works Ltd to manage their business IT provision. The support contract, which began in 2012, covers the full range of managed IT services for the business, ensuring the company’s IT infrastructure is up to date to help them to […]

Deane Public Works Ltd achieve Cyber Essentials certification

Deane Public Works Ltd, a longstanding LoughTec client, has recently achieved Cyber Essentials certification. Cyber Essentials is a Government-backed scheme that helps companies protect themselves against the most common cyber-attacks and provides assurance to customers that you take cybersecurity seriously. Cyber attacks are varied in nature and come in many different shapes and sizes, therefore […]

LoughTec awarded lucrative cybersecurity contract with Icelandic bank

LoughTec, one of the UK and Ireland’s leading IT infrastructure specialists, has been awarded a major cybersecurity contract from Icelandic bank, Landsbankinn. The contract will see LoughTec’s cybersecurity suite being used across the Bank’s operations to identify, detect and remediate advanced security threats from data and devices on their enterprise network. This solution will help […]

How you can protect your business from known and unknown cyber threats

They are only aware of the threats that they have already discovered, but what about new, undiscovered malware? Certainly, some AV Vendors can deploy some Artificial Intelligence (AI) to look for strange, abnormal behaviour and activity on your network, but by the time this is detected, has the damage already been done? Traditionally, Sandbox technology […]

Testing the Strength of Your Passwords

In today’s digital world, the use of strong passwords is essential to ensuring the security of your online accounts and private information. Keeping track of the multiple unique usernames and passwords necessary to access dozens of online accounts has become a challenging task. Many of us record passwords on post-it notes or use the same […]

LoughTec to support Action Mental Health as nominated charity in 2021

One of Action Mental Health’s newest corporate partners, LoughTec, has reflected on the importance of the new relationship in light of the unusual times Northern Ireland is living in, with the ongoing pandemic. In selecting Action Mental Health as its nominated charity for 2021, the IT specialists are eager to help fundraise for the charity. […]

Is your business still running Windows 7?

Technology is evolving by the minute. This is allowing businesses to grow and expand their product/service offerings much faster than before. It is also giving consumers more buying choices in where/who to buy from. However, the flipside to technological innovation is software and operating systems obsolescence. A prime example is the Windows 7 operating system. […]