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DCS receive prestigious award for Service Excellence

We are proud to have been recognised for the outstanding service we provide to our 400 plus SME customers.  This award, presented by global software giant Sage at their annual conference, reinforces our commitment to service excellence. This is a great achievement against the backdrop of a challenging 12 months, that included preparing customers for

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Festive Season Opening Hours

The festive season is fast approaching and we’ll be welcoming in 2020 before we know it. This year has been a whirlwind for SMEs, with critical legislation like GDPR and MTD coming into force, and uncertainty around Brexit causing concern for many people. We’d like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers

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3 phase approach to optimising your operations

  Knowing where to begin when it comes to optimising your operations can be challenging. That’s why we’ve put together this article, detailing a 3 phase approach for what you need to assess, and consider, when it comes to changing your processes and/or software to achieve your growth aspirations.   1. Assessment The first thing

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Introducing the SAP Integration Hub

When we are discussing the associated project goals with a prospective client, or system road-maps with existing SAP Business One clients, there is one phase or project goal that is regularly listed: “We want to be even more integrated” The good news is SAP are listening. The new ‘SAP integration hub’ within the very latest

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Construction Industry Scheme (CIS)

In October 2020 HMRC will introduce reverse charge VAT rules which will affect you if you supply or receive specified services that are reported under the Construction Industry Scheme (CIS).  This is informally described as “CIS reverse charges” and will affect apply to both invoicing and VAT returns. What to do to ensure compliance with

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Cyber Security Webinar Series

  As part of our continued efforts to support SMEs with the changing cyber threat landscape, we have teamed up with a range of industry experts to deliver a cyber security webinar series. This will help you ensure that your systems and infrastructure are secure by design. This 4-part webinar series that will be focused

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Free Office 365 Threat Report, in partnership with Barracuda

The DCS security series running over the coming months is focused on helping businesses understand security risks, demystify cyber security and identifying positive steps that can be taken to protect from harmful threats. A 2019 Ipsos MORI poll identified that 80% of respondents consider security critical to their business although 30% acknowledged they knew nothing

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UK subsidiaries that are investing because of Brexit

We are all aware of the pressures and strain on SMEs in the UK because of the uncertainties linked to Brexit. With the lack of meaningful advice for SMEs, the need to increase stock holding for imported components, to help reduce the predicted levels of business disruption, is adding to the pressure. However, one small

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SAP Reflect & Recharge Workshop – Registration open

On 9th October we are holding another Reflect and Recharge workshop focused on addressing the specific challenges faced by manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers and services and installations companies. During this event you will get individual help and ideas from our experts to help address some of the common SME business challenges: Improving on Time Delivery Performance with

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How can SME businesses benefit from the internet of things?

  With technology at the forefront of modern business, how we merge communication in the digital and physical worlds is becoming more important than ever. The Internet of Things, or IoT, is a system of physical devices connected to the internet, collecting and sharing data. It can allow people and businesses to be more connected

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