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Follow our Twitter feed for Freight Industry specific news and status updates. Albacore Tweets are also posted real time on our website homepage as an RSS feed. If you have a Smartphone or an iPhone you can access Twitter from your phone... READ MORE

Broadband problems from 17:30 30/3/11
Broadband problems from 17:30 30/3/11

This is an update to last night’s and this morning’s BT Wholesale service outage that left a significant number of our broadband customers without Internet connectivity. At approximately 03:15 this morning we saw a number of customers’... READ MORE

ASM Sequoia
ASM Sequoia

If you need help or advice about switching to the new ASM software – Sequoia, look no further. We have been consulting closely with ASM and are ideally suited to help you switch to the new software. For free and independent help, contact... READ MORE

Internet Explorer 6 Must Go!
Internet Explorer 6 Must Go!

Last month (February) saw Microsoft launch a campaign to persuade users to upgrade Internet Explorer; particularly if they are presently using version 6. A newer browser offers faster browsing, multiple tabs, improved security and better... READ MORE

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Review of NCH Route 1 Commitment

Who should read: All those involved in the importation and exportation of goods. What is it about: HMRC’s decision to replace the current commitment to clear 95% of route 1 entries within two hours with a revised commitment that better... READ MORE

Boiler Room Scams
Boiler Room Scams

What is a Boiler Room? Boiler Rooms are businesses that use high-pressure sales techniques to sell “sure thing” investments with the promise of massive returns. In fact, what they’re selling is worthless stock in often unquoted companies... READ MORE

ASM to launch new Sequoia software
ASM to launch new Sequoia software

On Thursday 3rd March 2011 ASM will be launching Sequoia, their new clearance and data management platform. Albacore have specialised in supporting the servers and networks that run the ASM software since 1992. We have been closely involved... READ MORE

Albacore launch hosted Servers
Albacore launch hosted Servers

The advent of web enabled software and virtual server hosting is changing the whole dynamics of server provision. Imagine having your company server available to you on the Internet from wherever you happen to be in the world, all your... READ MORE

Beware of Online Techmate scammers!
Beware of Online Techmate scammers!

It has come to our attention recently that an organisation calling themselves Online Techmate are calling people in the UK saying they are from your “Microsoft XP service provider” and attempting to prove over the phone that your PC has viruses. ... READ MORE

BIFA Freight Service Awards 2010
BIFA Freight Service Awards 2010

STAFF DEVELOPMENT AWARD: Sponsor: Matt Sturrock of Albacore Systems (left) Winner: Stuart Clarke of Damco UK (centre) Event Host: Graham Poll, former International Football Referee (right) Damco believes strongly in the development of its employees... READ MORE