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The Cloud and Scalability

There has been a lot of discussion on the scalability of cloud computing and its huge impact on business and computing. Some of the information may be slightly exaggerated but there is no doubt that the benefits brought about by the scalability of cloud computing...

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Highland Council Migrate to the Cloud

Highland Council Legal Department have been using Tricostar’s non cloud desktop based Timebase since 1996. When Tricostar developed and launched the Microsoft Azure Cloud product called Timebase 247, Highland Council chose to migrate because of the attraction of now being able to work remotely and...

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Two Welsh Local Authorities Choose Tricostar LLP’s Case Management System

Two Welsh Local Authorities – Part of South West Wales Shared Legal Service – Choose Tricostar LLP’s Shared Service Legal Case Management System: Timebase

Tricostar LLP is delighted to announce that The City & County of Swansea Council and Carmarthenshire County Council have chosen Timebase after a rigorous Tender process.
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Why You Shouldn’t Fear Data Loss in the Cloud

There is a feeling of unknown that some people take with them when considering cloud computing. It is good that businesses and consumers have a healthy skepticism when it comes to new (not that cloud computing is particularly new) and unknown technologies - one must...

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Saving Your Business Time with Cloud Computing

Cloud Computing has been proven to save numerous businesses time, money and resources. This is excellent for improving efficiency, productivity, and ultimately, profitability. Improved efficiency creates a number of benefits for businesses. The compounded effect of time saved on projects due to cloud based solutions can...

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How other industries are making use of the cloud

It is no surprise that cloud computing and cloud-based technology is making waves in a variety of industries - it delivers a host of benefits and is making not only companies lives easier, but also the consumers. We’re going to take a look at the...

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How Can Cloud Computing Save Businesses Money?

In recent years there has been a large increase in the popularity of Cloud Computing, due to both improving technologies and increased cost efficiencies. Businesses of all sizes are offered access to software capabilities that in were traditionally reserved only for larger corporations. Instead of...

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Does Your Business Need Time Recording Software?

Our cloud based time recording solutions provide you with the information you need to analyse the use of your business’s resources, helping you to improve efficiencies and justify costs. Time recording software allows employees to keep track of the time and resources spent on joint...

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What is Microsoft Sharepoint?

Microsoft Sharepoint is designed to make it easier for people to work together and share data. Sharepoint is a business website platform built by Microsoft which allows business employees to share documents and manage projects, as well as publishing and sharing information with clients and customers. Insights...

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What is Customer Relationship Management?

Customer Relationship Management (CRM) is a term you’ll frequently hear used, particularly at large companies and corporations. But what actually is CRM? In this article we hope to outline the basics of what CRM is, and how companies commonly implement this model. In the previous sentence...

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How Has Google Used The Cloud to Become Online Market Leaders?

Although many users of Google don’t associate the search engine giant with cloud computing, they’re very closely related indeed. Along with Facebook, Google is regarded as an internet leviathan. Google commands a 66.8% search engine market share in the U.S, compared to [Microsoft] Bing’s 15.6%, and...

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What is Green IT and Why Is It Important?

While it is a relatively new phenomenon, good businesses and organizations are taking both environmentalism and sustainability into account when developing all of their management strategies. Despite this, because this way of thinking is still quite new, businesses are finding it a challenge to properly...