Helping the charity sector with technology

Useful tips, advice and guidance on IT - specifically for charities and other non-profits.

Cloud setup and migration explained

We explain the basics of moving your organisation’s data and apps to Office 365.

3 new Office 365 tools and how to use them

Everyone is familiar with Excel, Word and PowerPoint – In this article we introduce three lesser-known, recently-launched apps within the Office 365 suite that might come in handy.

Price changes to SQL Server Standard: what you need to know

Microsoft has made some changes to its donated software programme which means certain licensing models for SQL Server Standard may now be prohibitively expensive for charities.

Windows Server Datacenter: the alternatives for charities

If you’re thinking of renewing your Windows Server Datacenter license, your charity may need to consider a more cost-effective alternative following changes to Microsoft’s donation programme.

Is Office Pro Plus still a cost-effective choice for your charity?

The desktop versions of Microsoft Office have become more expensive for charities – we explain your options.

Meet and Code – Getting young people into coding

The Meet and Code initiative has now launched in the UK after great success across Europe.

Youth-organisations can apply to run their own fully-funded coding event to help young people develop a new and useful skill.