What is Go Integrator?

What is Go Integrator?

An integration software connecting VoIP/phone systems to CRM business systems. This software has tools which make quick and easy business calls.

Such tools are:
• PC application showing caller ID with incoming call and address book
• Call presence through BLF
• ‘Tapi’ tool for quick click number dialling
• Activity logging

Go integrator is better used on PC’s and can benefit your phone and PC systems integration.

At Matrix, we act as your ‘outsourced IT department’, providing help to businesses in Portsmouth, Fareham, Southampton and across the Hampshire region. To find out on how we can help your system integration please contact a member of our team on 01329 888444 or email moreinfo@mtxit.com

Inspirational Inventors

Inspirational Inventors

 

Hewlett & Packard – 1939
William Hewlett, born 1913 and Dave Packard, born 1912 founded ‘HP’ Hewlett Packard Enterprise in 1939.
They invented the oscillator. A machine that could equally test the quality of sound equipment. Soon after, Walt Disney bought 8 oscillators.

HP released an invention they are best known for today which, although was sold as a ‘desk calculator’ to avoid being compared was believed by many as the ‘first personal computer’. This machine could solve technical problems 10 times faster than most other machines. In 2002 HP bought Compaq, this intern made HP the most prominent PC/Server manufacturer in the world.

HP released many other products such as:
• The wristwatch instrument
• Calculators
• PC’s/Touchscreen PC’s/Laptops
• Printers
• Graphics cards

Furthermore, Bill and Dave developed their small garage inventions and turned it into a multi-billion enterprise, supplying to a large percentage of technical demanded worldwide!
Dave Packard died in 1996 and Bill Hewlett in 2001.

Case study: VoIP System Installation

Case study: VoIP System Installation

Case Study: Installation of Matrix Hosted VoIP solution
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Company Size: 10-15 Users
Company Sector: Activity Centre

Executive Summary:
Due to our client expanding, a new phone system was required to give them the flexibility to grow. Moving them to our Hosted VoIP System allowed us to provision the four new handsets and deploy remotely.

Resolution:
• Fast deployment of handsets
• Plug and play solution
• Generous inclusive call bundle
• Expandable system both in the office and for remote users

At Matrix, we act as your ‘outsourced IT department’, providing help to businesses in Portsmouth, Fareham, Southampton and across the Hampshire region. To find out on how we can help your business with your phone networks please contact a member of our team on 01329 888444. Alternatively, email us at moreinfo@mtxit.com or complete the consultation form on our new website: https://www.mtxit.com/

Inspirational Inventors

Inspirational Inventors

 

Alan Turing – 1936
Alan Turing born 1912. Turing was educated at both Cambridge and Princeton which led him to write multiple papers on computer science. He invented the concept of the problem-solving machine that could execute simple sums, find square roots and solve sudoku puzzles. He later also designed his first concept of ‘Artificial Intelligence’, the idea that computers would be able to ‘think’.

In 1939, the day after Great Britain declared war against Germany, Turing joined Bletchley Park to help decipher German code. At the time, Germany had a communications device called the ‘Enigma Machine’– the number of permutations for this device was in the millions and until Turing’s device was built, it took 5 ½ months to decipher the code.

After the machine was built, it took minutes. Without a doubt, this computer conceptualised by Alan Turing was a critical factor on the Allies winning the war. Some have argued that not only did we finally beat them on the field of battle, but we beat them intellectually too, with people like Alan Turing.

He is now remembered as ‘The codebreaker who saved millions of lives’, unfortunately, this wasn’t the case during his lifetime. However, he is now rightly recognised as a hero and the inventor of the modern computer. A true genius.

Case study: Server Failure

Case study: Server Failure

Case study: Server Failure
Location: Waterlooville, Hampshire
Company size: 15-20 users
Company sector: Utility Supplier

Executive Summary:
Suffering a server failure due to a power outage, our client suffered registry corruption of their server resulting in no access to their CRM, data and email.
Being on our managed support contract ensured that we were aware of both the issue, created a crisis management plan and had a backup plan in place.

Resolution:
• Migrated users to Office 365 email removing all future on-premise mail issues and enabling 99.99% uptime for email services
• Provision of new hardware platform giving a stable and robust environment for future growth
• Provide new virtualised server solution enabling a faster restore plan
• Update of CRM software

At Matrix, we act as your ‘outsourced IT department’, providing help to businesses in Portsmouth, Fareham, Southampton and across the Hampshire region. To find out on how we can help your Business Servers please contact a member of our team on 01329 888444 or email moreinfo@mtxit.com.

 

 

 

 

Inspirational Inventors

Inspirational Inventors

 

William Barton Rogers – 1861/1865

William Barton Rogers born in 1804. As early as the 1840s he had wanted to create an educational environment to teach a high-level education of technology. Finally, in 1861 he founded Massachusetts Institute of Technology, better known as MIT and in 1865 it was open to students.

Today, MIT hosts a wide range of courses such as aerospace studies, mathematics, media arts & sciences, science technology & society and many others. Almost 20,000 people apply every year for enrollment and only 9% get a place.

It has produced industry moulding individuals such as –

• Robert Spinrad – created of crucial technologies in many modern PCs 
• Robert Metcalfe – co-Inventor of Ethernet• William R. Hewlett – co-founder of HP (Hewlett Packard)
• Ivan Getting – co-inventor of GPS.
• Steve Russell – Spacewar! Inventor of the first computer game to be played at multiple locations
• Bernard Marshall Gordon – co-inventor of the first current-switching DAC
• Tim Berners-Lee -co-inventor of the World Wide Web
• Daniel Bricklin -co-creator of VisiCalc, the first spreadsheet programme for PCs
• Ray Kurzweil -inventor of voice recognition technology
• Prof. Stephen Benton – inventor of the credit card holograms
• Buzz Aldrin – the 2nd man in Space

Inspirational Inventors

Inspirational Inventors

Charles Babbage & Ada Lovelace – 1837
Ada Lovelace born in 1815, studied mathematics and science in detail as wished by her mother so that she would avoid her father, Lord Byron’s passion and insanity for poetry. In 1843, while reading ‘Sketch of an Analytical Engine’ by Luigi Menabrea, she added notes, almost 2 ½ times the length of the book. At the age of 27, she had written the first paper on computer programming.
Charles Babbage born 1791, also studied mathematics & science at Cambridge University where he later became a mathematics professor in 1828. Babbage made the designs for the computer programme after reading Ada’s paper. However, these were left aside, and Charles never completed the invention. In 1910 his son, Henry Babbage however, was able to complete a portion of the machine that could produce simple calculations.
Charles and Ada met in 1833 and became good friends with their mathematical and scientific intelligence in common. Charles & Ada are considered the ‘mother & father’ of the computer and are responsible for the mass industry that we have built around technology. 

 

Matrix obtains their Cyber Essentials Plus certification.

Matrix obtains their Cyber Essentials Plus certification.

What is Cyber Essentials?
A UK Government-backed scheme that helps businesses take steps towards protecting themselves from online cyber attack using proven methodologies since 2014.
Why should your business get Cyber Essentials certified?
Cyber Essentials will highlight the technical security controls that businesses should have in place to protect against Internet-based threats.  This baseline audit ensures that your business meets the standard requirements and also proves that you are serious about your security controls.
Additional benefits include lower insurance premiums, mitigating common threats, protecting company assets & IP and meeting GDPR requirements.
How do I find out more about the Cyber Essentials Program?
To find out on how we can help with Cyber Security, please contact a member of our team on 01329 888444 and select option 1. Alternatively, email us at opportunities@mtxit.com.
Hampshire Money Laundering

Hampshire Money Laundering

Money Laundering is the illegal obtainment of money which could include foreign banks and legitimate companies. Money laundering has been on an upraise within Hampshire.

Hampshire police have made findings of cash and cash counting machines from house raids, A corrupt banker has been found by Hampshire police to have laundered by accepting £2 million to accept loan application for the owner of Chestnut Consulting Group, Southampton, Pennsylvania, in the United States.

 

At Matrix, we act as your ‘outsourced IT department’, providing help to businesses in Portsmouth, Fareham, Southampton and across the Hampshire region. To find out on how we can help with CVS, please contact a member of our team on 01329 888444. Alternatively, email us at moreinfo@mtxit.com or complete the consultation form on our new website: https://www.mtxit.com.

 

 

ENGINEER UPDATE

ENGINEER UPDATE

 

We have recently upgraded an existing VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) system for a client in the Lee-on-Solent area. The upgrade for the business, operating in the health and beauty industry, went smoothly and we were very pleased with the positive feedback we received for our customer!

Matrix Business IT

At Matrix, we act as your ‘outsourced IT department’, providing help to businesses in Portsmouth, Fareham, Southampton and across the Hampshire region. To find out on how we can help with CVS, please contact a member of our team on 01329 888444. Alternatively, email us at moreinfo@mtxit.com or complete the consultation form on our new website: https://www.mtxit.com