MWMAC had a dated server which didn’t meet their requirements as a growing organisation.Read More
Structured cabling design and installation is governed by a set of standards that specify wiring for data or voice communications using various kinds of cable, most commonly category 5e (Cat5e), category 6 (Cat6/6a), and fibre optic cabling and modular connectors.Read More
Cyber Essentials is a government scheme aimed at strengthening IT security in companies of all sizes, allowing organisations to become certified and demonstrating to customers and business partners that cyber security is taken seriously.Read More
With a mild, temperate climate, rolling hills and post card vistas, Rural Mid Wales is an easy-sell for advertising executives with a focus on tourism. However, to small fast-growth businesses in Powys, these wonderful USP’s are not manifesting into an influx of job applications.Read More
Following the last few years of success and growth, founding directors Mike and Kat recognise that this outcome has been largely due to dedication and commitment from all of its employees and in particular, our long serving IT Engineer, Huw Jones.Read More
We understand that our potential customers are faced with a huge task when trying to decide on an IT Support Company. There are so many to choose from and services offered as well as cost can vary widely, so how do you know which is best for you?Read More
We are delighted to introduce a rural networking group for local businesses in Mid Wales.Read More
Wi-Fi is fantastic…when it’s properly implemented! The rest of the time it can be a right headache. At 5C, we have seen our fair share of problems.Read More
Puffin had a number of IT infrastructure issues that needed resolving during an initial project in early 2016. We now provide system maintenance and upgrades via a IT Support contract.Read More
Station Couriers had a dated email system that needed to be replaced with an up to date cloud hosted package and security system. 5C were contracted to carry out the setup procedure and Implement a robust backup solution.Read More
"To most we’re just a faceless voice on the end of the phone, there to (hopefully) be their knights in shining armour and to fix all of their IT woes."
Sam Cook gives us an insight into the working day of a 5c Services Engineer.Read More
The Royal Welsh Agricultural Society (RWAS) had taken the decision to upgrade their ageing server and network infrastructure to a modern virtual server environment with redundancy and increased network speeds.Read More
Last year I came across a great programme called Big ideas Wales and was impressed with what the project was about. I was instantly hooked and proceeded to look into how I could get involved.Read More
Our long standing client, Field Options required technical assistance during their office move. During the process we agreed on network point locations required for IT & telecoms equipment as well as key locations for required wireless coverage.Read More
The Montgomeryshire Family Crisis Centre (MFCC) needed an upgrade to their IT system to improve performance and resilience.Read More
The Gliffaes hotel had a requirement to upgrade their wireless infrastructure and increase the range of their Wireless network to provide coverage to nearly every room in the hotel.Read More
We’ve all heard it before “make sure your antivirus is up to date!” or “Oh… you use THAT Antivirus?! I think the one I use is so much better…” so how do we know what product to choose to defend ourselves against all of those virtual-nastys looming around in the big-wide-world-web?Read More
Here at 5C we’re constantly battling the forces of unwanted spam, malware and virus attacks.
We ensure that the latest in hardware and software protection is in place for our customers but the ‘bad guys’ on the other side are working just as hard to break through.Read More
Wow it’s hard to believe it’s been 12 years since 5c Services was launched (well grey shows it but Mike and Kat are still married so can’t all be that bad).Read More
It’s a title you expect to associate with words like day-dreaming, fantasy, fiction....
But Cloud Computing is not any of these words.Read More