How Has Covid Accelerated The Growth of Contactless Technology?

By |May 9th, 2022|

The last few years really have seen an upheaval in each and every business, whether it be an increase in demand for services or, sadly, where businesses have had to scale down. Adapting to the ‘new world’ we live in means many organisations have had to implement new and advanced digital technologies that have fundamentally changed the way businesses [...]

Why Are Personas Important In Software Development?

By |March 24th, 2022|

What is a persona in software development? A persona, first introduced by Alan Cooper, defines an archetypical user of a system, an example of the kind of person who would interact with it. The idea is that if you want to design effective software, then it needs to be designed for a specific person. The purpose of creating personas is to [...]

Bespoke Software for Small Businesses.

By |February 15th, 2022|

Running a small business means you are faced with many tasks and organisation is key, as your business grows as does your need to simplify how things are run. This is where bespoke software for small businesses can be a huge benefit, buying a software solution for your business can be extremely confusing and complicated and off-the-shelf solutions can [...]

Dashboards For Business

By |January 19th, 2022|

We all know time is of the essence when it comes to running a business, and when our management teams are being questioned about specific metrics within the business, being able to refer back to critical metric reporting and information quickly is integral to the business performance and the impact it is having on the business.  An intelligence dashboard [...]

Bespoke Beer For JCD Clients

By |January 10th, 2022|

In keeping with the JCD festive spirit, we are easing our customers into 2022 with a bottle or 2 of new year cheer. Keep your eyes peeled for the JCD beer van, heading your way soon! Every year we try our best to give our clients a little something extra special for their Christmas gifts and this year we [...]

Software Development – How Will My Business Benefit.

By |December 8th, 2021|

How much of your day is spent using a computer or tech? Probably a significant percentage; home, work, engaging on social media, self-scanning your shopping at the supermarket and more. Software development is an integral part of any business, it helps you, as a business to distinguish yourself from your competitors and to become more competitive in your industry. [...]

Phishing Attacks – What You Need to Know.

By |November 12th, 2021|

There are many different ways that scammers are trying to steal our private data these days but phishing attacks are still very common and the threat is a growing one. It sometimes feels as though there is no end to these attacks - and it’s hard to recognise who we should and shouldn’t trust. Phishing attacks, what are they? [...]

Atlantic Rally for Cruisers

By |November 8th, 2021|

Not long until Jonathan hits the seas for his big adventure!  For those of you that aren’t aware, Jonathan (our Director) is set to sail across the Atlantic with four of his pals, they leave from Gran Canaria and sail to St Lucia as part of the Arc Rallies. Every November since 1986 the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers has [...]

Network Performance Improvements

By |September 9th, 2021|

Network running slow? Fact, your network performance will deteriorate over time! Application changes, device upgrades, customer demand, will all affect your network and its performance over time. To maintain an efficient, high-performing network it needs oversight and maintenance - this includes diagnosis of network slowdowns, improving network performance and creating optimal network configurations to ensure your business keeps running [...]

Application Security Incidents and Creating an Incident Response Plan.

By |July 26th, 2021|

Application security incidents are happening much more than we care to imagine and, it is having a huge impact on peoples privacy and data security. Making sure you have an incident response plan in place to deal with an application incident is vital. Below we look at ways of dealing with an application security incident and what you need [...]