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Comprehensive IT Services in Manchester 

At Sharp, we provide a comprehensive range of IT services in Manchester. We understand that technology can sometimes be complex, which is why our teams of local technicians strive to make our services friendly, with straightforward solutions. As one of the leading IT companies in Manchester, our goal is to help your businesses thrive through bespoke IT support which we tailor to meet the needs of any business in Manchester and the wider Northwest.

You need to be able to rely on the IT Solutions that you use every day, and trust that they are the best solutions for your organisation. At Sharp, we can provide everything from Backup and Disaster Recovery, IT Services, 24/7 IT Helpdesk, Cyber Security, and Computing. Our diverse range of IT services are all designed to ensure you get the most out of every piece of technology, while maintaining reliability in your business. Our team of skilled professionals possess diverse knowledge in IT, ensuring that we can deliver holistic solutions that enhance your business operations.

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Managed IT Support in Manchester

With Sharp's award-winning managed IT support in Manchester, you can trust our team with complete control of your IT requirements, allowing you to focus on running your business. We can take care of everything, from recruiting and training your IT team to responding in the event of a cyber security breach.

Our unrivaled Managed IT Services in Manchester can help businesses of all shapes and sizes. Through auditing, planning, training, and reporting we will increase operational efficiency, and help you to get the most out of your technology.

Our commitment extends beyond just resolving technical issues; it's about understanding your unique needs, business goals, and day-to-day operations. At Sharp we aim to become an integral part of your team, forging a partnership rather than remaining a faceless third-party provider.

With offices situated in Stockport and Warrington in Greater Manchester, Sharp are the leading provider of IT Services in Manchester, offering comprehensive support and services designed to facilitate your business's growth, adaptation, and improved efficiency.

With a dedicated team of on-site technical consultants and a friendly 24/7 helpdesk, you'll have access to a team of technical experts with a wealth of IT knowledge. Your challenges will be addressed promptly and effectively, and you can have confidence in a team boasting years of experience and unparalleled expertise.

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Cyber Security Services in Manchester

Sharp is here to assist you in creating a strong cyber security strategy, incorporating essential measures to safeguard your business against potential threats. 

Considering the continuous evolution of tactics employed by cybercriminals to breach IT systems, we consistently advocate adopting a comprehensive, multi-faceted approach to cyber security. This approach typically encompasses:

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Hosted Telephony provider in Manchester

Our Cloud-based VoIP Hosted Telephony solution offers the flexibility for your team to work from anywhere, on any device – all you need is a WiFi connection. Your teams can take calls seamlessly from their desk phone, mobile, or laptop, ensuring you never miss a call all while enhancing your team's efficiency, even when working remotely. The telephony capabilities are extensive, including call recording, intelligent CRM integration, and a straightforward licensing cost.

When you're on the go, you can access voicemail content through email, making it easy to identify callers and prioritise messages without listening to MP3 attachments. Call transfers are instantaneous, and you can seamlessly integrate Hosted Telephony into Microsoft Teams.

With ISDN lines approaching obsolescence, Sharp’s 100% cloud-based Hosted Telephony solution empowers your team to work more intelligently and securely.

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24/7 Helpdesk Services in Manchester

We recognise the significance of uninterrupted IT support for modern businesses. Therefore, we offer a local helpdesk within the standard 8 am to 6 pm business hours, operated by a friendly and skilled team of IT professionals situated in and around Manchester. They are always available to offer you expert assistance in promptly resolving any IT issues you may face.

In addition, we’re also aware that the IT support requirements of various businesses may not fit neatly within those typical business hours, particularly with the growing trend of flexible working. This is the reason we've introduced our 24/7 IT Support Service. This service ensures seamless business operations, granting your teams access to our after-hours IT Helpdesk around the clock, seven days a week.

Cloud Solutions

Cloud solutions are constantly evolving, but we're here to make it easy for you. Our local Manchester team will collaborate closely with you, understanding your industry, and business goals, and developing an easy-to-understand IT roadmap to help you achieve your digital transformation. We guide you through the complexities of the cloud, making it accessible and beneficial for your business.  

Businesses can take advantage of a whole host of benefits by hosting their systems, software, and apps in the cloud, benefits of cloud computing typically include:   

  • Security 
  • Flexibility 
  • Scalability 
  • Cost Savings 
  • Productivity 
Firewall Security Services in Manchester

In today's rapidly evolving digital landscape, businesses must prioritise their security and proactively defend against cyber threats. A robust cyber security strategy, including the implementation of network firewall security, is a critical step in protecting your organisation.  

Network firewalls serve as a crucial line of defence, safeguarding your business systems and data from external risks. By adhering to established security rules and policies, firewalls effectively filter and block network traffic that doesn't meet the specified security criteria.  

Stay ahead of the curve and fortify your business with a comprehensive cyber security approach that includes network firewall security

Email Security Services in Manchester

Sharp's email security solutions are specifically crafted to protect your business email communications, services, and accounts from unauthorised access or compromise. 

Emails serve as the primary gateway for cyber criminals to carry out malicious activities such as data breaches, ransomware attacks, phishing attempts, and malware installations. Safeguarding this crucial source of private information is of utmost importance for businesses. It is equally vital to educate stakeholders on identifying and preventing such attacks to mitigate the risk of reputational damage and potential financial penalties. 

Microsoft 365 Business Premium

Tailored for small and medium-sized enterprises, Microsoft 365 Business Premium offers top-tier productivity and collaboration features, including email, OneDrive, Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, and Business Apps. It also provides device management and security solutions, empowering your teams to work more intelligently and securely from any location and on any device.

At Sharp, our extensive experience with Microsoft, as longstanding Microsoft partners, ensures you have access to a wealth of Microsoft expertise.

Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure serves as an infrastructure platform enabling businesses to transition fully to the cloud or, if preferred, implement hybrid solutions by maintaining certain services, data, or applications on-site.

Microsoft Azure offers an expanding range of cloud services to address your organisation's business challenges. Providing the freedom to develop, manage, and deploy applications using your preferred tools and frameworks. At Sharp, we possess extensive experience in helping you determine the most suitable approach for your business, and Azure's flexibility enables us to create customised solutions.

If you're contemplating the migration of some or all of your infrastructure or services to the cloud, Microsoft's Azure is the perfect choice, offering the following benefits:

  • Ensures the highest level of security in European data centres is compliant with stringent EU privacy regulations.
  • Delivers 99.9% uptime, guaranteeing uninterrupted business operations and system accessibility.
  • Hosting all your servers in Azure results in reduced costs related to server warranties and electricity, with no upfront or capital expenses, just manageable monthly charges.
  • For applications that are only used during specific hours, you can save costs by automatically adjusting server capacity, even powering them off when not needed. Additionally, Azure can rapidly scale up server resources when required.

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Our team consists of friendly and knowledgeable IT technicians based in and around Manchester. We offer local IT support in Manchester, Warrington, Stockport, Liverpool, and all over the Northwest, ensuring we are close enough to our clients to build lasting relationships. Our local team will provide you with expert IT support in Manchester, guaranteeing a prompt resolution to any IT issues you may encounter as well as providing you with the support and guidance to enable your business to utilise IT to its full potential. 

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Kingsford Community School drives forward excellent teaching and learning with the help of Sharp IT Services
“Our Account Manager is supportive and proactive in prompting the school to make forward-thinking decisions to support an effective digital strategy.”
Joan Deslandes OBE

Kingsford Community School

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“The average annual cost of cyber-crime for businesses is estimated at approximately £15,300 per victim.”
Cyber security breaches survey 2023

UK Government

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“Our relationship with Sharp isn’t just about technical expertise, it’s the understanding of our business and priorities. I trust their advice and we work together to introduce changes that are appropriate and enhance the IT systems for my company.”
Mark Price, IT Manager

Reading Buses, Reading Borough Council

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Did you know...

55% of SMEs

havenʼt implemented multi-factor authentication

42% of SMEs

donʼt have strong password policies

60% of SMEs

havenʼt increased security training since moving to a hybrid working model

1/4 of SMEs

admitted to being the victims of a cyber attack