alphatech Sponsors Grassroots Team

At alphatech, we believe in the power of community. We understand that our success is intertwined with the well-being and growth of the community we serve. Director, Rob, is well known in the local business community for being a great connector. He loves bringing local businesses together who can help each and serve each other. […]

Custom Built PC Systems: Easier Than You Think!

Custom-built PCs

If you are struggling to find a PC that suits your specific requirements, or have business needs that simply are not fulfilled by a standard PC, contact the alphatech team– we have the in-house skills to produce custom-built computers to perform however you need them. Tailored Solutions At alphatech, we have worked with clients to […]

Technical Support, Your Way

Technical Support Your Way

At alphatech, we believe that your IT support should be delivered in a way that works for you. This week, we want to talk about our commitment to providing the very best for our clients, and explain how we strive to support your business in an approachable and effective manner. Accessibility The first thing that […]

North East charities keep major contracts local


Two North East charities have selected alphatech as their new IT partner of choice, enabling them to focus on the strategic growth of their offering to people across the region. We’re proud to be working with two such brilliant charities who help and support people across the local area and it was an honour to […]

ESET Cloud Office Security

ESET Cloud Office Security

Our ESET Cloud Office Security experts are always happy to chat about how this software can benefit your business– so, this week we are giving you an overview of ESET, considering the multitude of ways in which it streamlines and protects your processes. What is ESET Cloud Office Security? This software is a combination of […]

The Undeclared War: Drama or Danger?

Cyber warfare

In its new drama, The Undeclared War, Channel 4 is highlighting one of the greatest threats facing modern society— cyber warfare. This week, we are reflecting on the ever-blurring boundaries between gritty thrillers and real-life warnings, and considering what threats like this could mean for the future of both our industry and our country. How […]

Spring Clean your IT

The flowers are blooming, the weather is warming up— and your computer could benefit from some Spring cleaning! This is an ideal time of year to consider streamlining your IT services, which can enable your business to work more efficiently and productively. IT Support Having an in-house IT team may not be practical for every […]

What’s in a Password?

Password security

We talk about passwords a lot here at alphatech— a strong one can be the difference between a disaster and protecting your data. As phishing scams become more sophisticated, and businesses increasingly move their work online in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is more important than ever to get to grips with password security. […]

Log4j – what you need to know


You may have heard about a ‘Log4j vulnerability’ in the news, and have concerns about what it is and whether it affects your business. In plain English, this is a flaw in a piece of software that is used widely across the internet, meaning that cybercriminals could remotely steal data, install malware or take control […]

Cybersecurity First


As we move forwards in the final week of Cybersecurity Awareness Month 2021, we want to reflect on the advice and the celebrations that we have shared. The last theme in this series is Cybersecurity First, which aligns perfectly with our philosophy here at Alphatech – if cybersecurity is your priority (in both your personal […]