Stiller stacks up growth with IT partnership

Established in 1954, Stiller has been a well-known name on the North East business map and has seen particularly rapid growth over the last five years, since partnering with leading Managed Service Provider, razorblue for its IT needs. The family-owned logistics provider now has over 180 employees and has seen annual sales increase by over…

Ever considered a career in IT?

We sit down with Client Support Engineer, Mizzy to find out his thoughts and advice on working in the IT industry.   Mizzy joined the team in September 2021 and predominantly works night shifts as a member of our 24/7 Service Desk Team.   With personality and skills that perfectly align with our core values, Mizzy has fast…

razorblue Academy

Apprenticeships have long been an integral part of upskilling the inbound workforce and enabling people to retrain into new industries, but this North East-based Managed Service Provider has created its own technical academy, combining the traditional model with a strategic and industry-specific route to exciting careers. razorblue has grown exponentially over the last few years…

National Apprenticeship Week 2022

Did you know that today marks the start of National Apprenticeship Week? At razorblue, we’re lucky to work alongside many colleagues who joined us as apprentices and are still with us today. Apprentices at razorblue have the opportunity to gain skills, qualifications, valuable job experience and form friendships- all in a paid role with a…

How a North East company is protecting the capital’s pensions

A leading managed service provider which works with over 500 companies across the UK has been tasked with managing the cybersecurity, resilience and continuity strategies for the body responsible for pensions across all 32 of London’s boroughs, and the City of London. Over the last three years, razorblue has been working closely with London CIV…

How can an ERP system help your business outpace competition?

The marketplace is saturated with applications claiming to solve every one of your business problems and make you more money. What if I told you that this could be true? You just need to choose the right solution for your business… Regardless of size or sector, a common problem amongst business leaders is that their…

Is your head stuck in the clouds?

Over the last couple of years, cloud computing has exploded as work went virtual and businesses adapted to the pandemic by focusing on the delivery of digital services. Undoubtedly, in 2022 we will see this rapid adoption and growth continue. Gartner predicts that global spending on cloud services will reach over $482 billion in 2022,…

Operating at the top of our game

When did you start this role? I have been with razorblue since April 2017 when I joined as Head of Operations. We were in the midst of an exciting phase and through the growth that we achieved I was promoted to Operations Director in September 2018. What does your role entail? Quite literally, everything operational!…

Do we need to call time on the IT department?

Despite the rapidly-evolving, forward thinking nature of technology itself – sometimes old habits die hard. Let’s go back to the 1990s. The IT department consisted of people that nobody had heard of, often seen emerging from eerily dark basements at unusual hours of the day. Those people were there to keep the mystical machines working…

Bring your data to life with Power BI

Connect and visualise any data using the unified, scalable platform for self-service and enterprise business intelligence (BI) that’s easy to use and helps you gain deeper data insights. What is Power BI? Microsoft Power BI is a cloud-based data visualisation solution that empowers everyone in your organisation to make data-driven decisions. The solution comprises several…