News, opinion and comments from the First Line team

Psst … secret passwords and how to protect them

Posted on June 15, 2015 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

We all know that strong passwords are key to maintaining your IT security. One of the reasons that hackers were able to break into the Sony Pictures system so easily was that vast numbers of employees used easily guessab...

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First Line staff raising money for charity: Three men on their bikes

Posted on March 21, 2015 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

On the 5th May, The First Line Support Cycling Squad, composed of David Swinburne, Kevin Sands and Dan Owen, the “ThreeWheelin’ ” are raising money for the “Against Breast Cancer” charity, b...

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First Line helps make sense of the Oxfordshire business scene

Posted on February 18, 2015 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

First Line IT has been featured in Oxfordshire Guardian's latest publication

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New website showcases in-house photographic talent

Posted on February 13, 2015 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

One of the things we’re most pleased with when it comes to our new website is the quality of the photography.

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Taking your business seriously means taking IT seriously

Posted on January 21, 2015 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

Why web developers Biff Bang Pow recommend First Line’s Microsoft Exchange service to their clients

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IT support in practice: meet some of our clients

Posted on December 11, 2014 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

Find out more about our clients and how First Line IT support them in hardware and software management, back-up and recovery, and systems maintenance.

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Rachael brings a new perspective to IT support

Posted on December 11, 2014 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

Meet Rachael Farnsworth who has joined First Line IT as an IT Services Administrator. Find out why she decided that First Line IT had the job for her!

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Late starts, desk-based lunches, and learning to fix things

Posted on November 27, 2014 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

How English IT support looks to First Line’s Swiss interns

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“They fit in with the family atmosphere of the college”

Posted on October 30, 2014 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

“What I like best about First Line is that I feel I know the people really well,” says Luke Murgatroyd, Co-Director of the College for International Education (CIE) in Oxford.

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First affordable, secure hosting services for small businesses in Oxford now available

Posted on July 25, 2014 by Caroline Scotter Mainprize

From 1 August 2014, small businesses in Oxford will have an affordable solution to the problem of running their IT servers securely offsite as local IT support company First Line IT opens a new datacentre to host servers...

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