Andy Metcalfe
Andy Metcalfe, managing director of Opal.
Rebecca Wayman

Gateshead event set to boost Apple tech knowledge in local businesses

Regional firms are being encouraged to sign up for an event aimed at helping them get the most out of their Apple technology.

IT directors, managers and technical professionals should be able to learn how to use enterprise management tool, Jamf Pro, to improve work flows and boost efficiency.

To be held on Tuesday, February 12 at Hilton Newcastle Gateshead, the event will be hosted by national tech specialist, Opal IT.

Andy Metcalfe, managing director of Newcastle-headquartered Opal, said: “In today’s challenging trading environment it has never been more important for companies to have an IT system that allows their business to become more efficient and competitive.

“Jamf [Pro] is an internationally renowned enterprise management solution for the Mac, iPad, iPhone and Apple TV and by using this important too, businesses of all sizes can help their staff get the most out of IT systems.

“It can also allow firms to know who is using a particular device and when, even if that member of the team is off-site.

“Essentially, this event is all about helping companies improve their security, boost their productivity and reduce staff workloads and IT-related downtime.”

A fully-accredited Jamf partner, Opal specialises in internet security, IT networks, virtualisation and storage as well as the integration and management of any device into any IT environment.

The company works with education providers and companies in industry sectors including retail, creative and financial services.

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