Updated on Januaru 22nd 2015 by Kevin Holland

NEWS - What's happening in the world of IT?

Windows 10 is a FREE upgrade

January 22nd 2015

Microsoft have announced that Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for users running Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1. The announcement was made at the Windows 10 Consumner Preview event held at Redmond on January 21st.

2nd successful wireless bridge installed

August 30th 2014

HollandCS has linked four buildings at animal bedding manufacturer Robin Foster-Clarke in Middleton. This is the infrastructure to support a future heavy plant monitoring CCTV project. This will make sure that any machine breakdown is swiftly noticed, ensuring maximum manufacturing uptime.

Windows XP End of Support

April 8th 2014

12-ish years after release Microsoft has finally ended support for Windows XP. Although Windows XP will continue to work it will no longer receive patches to fix any future vulnerabilities. If you're still running a computer with Windows there are some things you should think about...

Microsoft student software

February 23rd 2012

After March 31st students will no longer be able to purchase Microsoft software at the current 90% discount. Microsoft is changing their student licensing policy in order to crack down on those taking advantage of the system...