Stephen Errity

Stephen Errity

Buyer’s Guide: Desk bound

Buyer’s Guide: Desk bound

Although notebooks are increasingly favoured by business users, desktop machines still have their place, particularly in large managed corporate environments. The latest offerings from the likes of Dell, HP, Lenovo and Apple are profiled by Stephen Errity, coming in at a range of price points and offering a wide spread of capabilities and options.

Buyer’s Guide: Mfd Devices

Buyer’s Guide: Mfd Devices

Printing, scanning, copying and faxing are four key functions carried out tens of thousands of times a day in offices all over Ireland. Making the right choice of hardware to perform these functions is crucial

Buyer’s Guide: The Best Gadgets For The Year Ahead

Buyer’s Guide: The Best Gadgets For The Year Ahead

Christmas is almost upon us, so Stephen Errity has been taking a look at some of the latest and greatest gadgets for your friends and family on the market

Gods of the lap

Gods of the lap

There are fewer laptop makers around these days, but competition between the remaining players is still fierce, driving innovation for the consumer and business user. Stephen Errity rounds up some of the top machines on the market, taking in conventional laptops, convertibles and detachables and fully featured ‘laptop replacement’ tablets

Smart choices

Smart choices

New releases from Sony, Apple and Samsung ahead of Christmas have reinvigorated the smartphone market, pushing the boundaries of features and functions further than ever before. Stephen Errity rounds up these and other contenders on the market

Buyer’s Guide: Tablets

Buyer’s Guide: Tablets

There are more and more varied options than ever in this fast-moving part of the market, with traditional tablets like Apple’s iPad being continuously updated and versatile convertible 2-in-1 options that marry the best functions of a tablet and laptop from other brands. Stephen Errity picks some highlights

Buyer’s Guide: Top Of The Laptops

Buyer’s Guide: Top Of The Laptops

There are fewer laptop makers around these days than there used to be, but competition between the remaining players is still fierce, driving innovation for the consumer and business user. Stephen Errity rounds up of some of the top machines on the market

Buyer’s Guide: The Clever Guide To Smartphones

Buyer’s Guide: The Clever Guide To Smartphones

Following the fanfare of last year’s iPhone 7, early 2017 has seen new arrivals in Sony’s Xperia line, the Samsung Galaxy S8 and a new contender from HTC in the shape of the U11. Stephen Errity rounds up the best of the smartphone market

Buyer’s Guide: Projectors

Buyer’s Guide: Projectors

Projectors are a great tool for enlivening, shortening or clarifying a meeting, speech or presentation in the office, on the road or in educational and training environments. As with any other aspect of business IT, the technology behind them advances constantly, so Stephen Errity has rounded up some of the latest offerings from the big players on the market

Buyer’s guide: Ultrabooks

Buyer’s guide: Ultrabooks

For busy, travelling professionals, not much can touch the traditional ultrabook’s combination of power and portability, writes Stephen Errity. The format has evolved rapidly in recent years, with convertible 2-in-1s giving even greater flexibility, so there’s plenty to consider before making your decision. Here, we take a look at some of the latest offerings in this fast-moving end of the market.

Buyer's Guide: MFDs for SMEs

Buyer's Guide: MFDs for SMEs

Printing, scanning, copying and faxing are four key functions carried out tens of thousands of times a day in offices

Buyer’s Guide: Laptops

Buyer’s Guide: Laptops

Stephen Errity takes a look at some of the latest and forthcoming arrivals to the laptop market

Buyer’s Guide-Smartphones

Buyer’s Guide-Smartphones

Smartphones continue to improve with each generation, and camera technology in particular is surging ahead with the latest releases from Sony, HTC and Vodafone — and not forgetting Apple’s latest headline-grabbing iPhone 7 and 7 Plus. Stephen Errity

Buyer’s Guide: Servers

Buyer’s Guide: Servers

Stephen Errity and Emmet Ryan round up some recent additions to the ever-developing server market, ranging from small-business to data-centre-level applications, from industry leaders Lenovo, Dell, IBM and HP Enterprise

Buyer’s Guide: Laptops

Buyer’s Guide: Laptops

Stephen Errity takes a look at some of the latest and forthcoming arrivals to the laptop market, taking in traditional machines and more flexible ‘convertibles’ that combine the best features of a laptop and tablet in one package. While Apple almost