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Why is eir in the cybersecurity business?

When people ask why eir offers cybersecurity services, we answer that question by saying, “How could we not?” Let’s look at how much the enterprise network has evolved: legacy networks were traditional leased lines with voice and internet connectivity, but … Continued
Securing Your Internet of Things Devices

What can you do to secure…

Damian Duffy, Head of IoT at eir Business, examines the growing trend of Internet of Things devices being hijacked, recruited into a botnet, and used to perform cyberattacks. What can enterprises do to minimise their exposure to this threat. Just … Continued
cybersecurity is a CEO issue

Cybersecurity is a CEO issue

News of recent high-profile cybersecurity breaches have created real fear among senior management across sectors. When even the world’s most respected institutions are being compromised, it seems only a matter of time until every organisation falls victim. But this doesn’t … Continued
why Ireland is the destination of choice for data-driven investment

Why Ireland is the destination of…

The global data revolution has well and truly arrived. Companies from every sector and geography are actively pursuing – and accelerating – their investments in data-driven strategies. John Magee, Technology Partner at William Fry, talks about what organisations are considering … Continued
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Hello SMEs. It's eir WiFi Calling

We’ve had an exciting start to 2017 at eir Small Business, and our latest product launch is creating a great buzz within the team: eir WiFi Calling. Exclusive to eir, WiFi Calling facilitates mobile calls over any WiFi connection, ensuring … Continued
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Introducing the eir Spiders awards shortlist…

Paul Mulqueen, head of SMB at eir Business and chair of the eir Spiders judging panel, highlights the companies who made the eir Spiders awards shortlist and looks ahead to the awards themselves on 30th November in the Mansion House, … Continued
Dublin Info Sec

Dublin Information Sec 2017: an insightful…

With large-scale global cyber-attacks like WannaCry, Nyeta and Bad Rabbit hitting the headlines in 2017, cyber-security has been catapulted into the boardroom of organisations here in Ireland. On 1st November, Dublin Information Sec 2017 delved into the world of IT … Continued
eir Spiders Awards - Digital Technology Awards

7 reasons why entering awards is…

There are many different marketing tools and strategies, but one that can sometimes be overlooked is entering awards. And it’s not all about winning either, simply being shortlisted can deliver real benefits. Paul Mulqueen, Head of Small Business at eir … Continued
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Cork eir Spiders Digital Workshop urges…

The third stop on our eir Spiders Digital Workshop roadshow was the Cork Opera House. Attendees at this event were treated to a stellar line-up of digital experts who offered best practice tips to developing your brand online. In this … Continued
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Sligo eir Spiders Digital workshop brings…

This year marks the 22nd annual celebration of digital excellence for business with the eir Spiders Awards taking place this November. Ahead of the awards we’re taking to the road. Our goal? Helping SMEs around the country make the most … Continued
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Tackle the 9 Ps of enterprise…

Cybercrime is on the rise and organisations are worried and confused about how to protect themselves. Recent eir research indicates that over 80% of businesses intend investing in network and information security in the coming 1-2 years and businesses say … Continued
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Listening and learning from our customers

We were delighted to be honoured by the Confirmit Achievement in Customer Excellence (ACE) Awards. eir Business won the Judges Choice Award for “Insight through a Market Research Agency” for our Voice of the Customer programme, which is aimed at … Continued