How unified communications can help your business

How unified communications can help your business

Unified communications (UC) solutions have many advantages over traditional phone systems. It’s the way to go if you want to save money, increase employee productivity, and boost profits. With businesses growing in Australia every day at both a national and global scale, it’s become increasingly important for issues surrounding communicative tools and services to be […]

How to protect your business against the rising cost of cybercrime

How to protect your business against the rising cost of cybercrime

In 2017, the cyber community was rocked by the WannaCry ransomware attacks, which struck business and organisations across the globe. Then not even a month later, a Petya ransomware variant named Nyetya joined its ranks as one of the worst cyber-attacks in history.

Browse safely with HTTPS

Browse safely with HTTPS

Are you an avid online shopper? Have you noticed if each payment page has HTTPS in its URL lead-up? If you’re not absolutely sure, you might be a prime target for identity theft. Here’s why you should make sure that the websites you browse for shopping have a little padlock icon on them in the […]

How private browsing can improve your online safety

How private browsing can improve your online safety

Often when we’re surfing the net in the comfort of our homes or with the privacy of a small screen we don’t stop to think about the potential security threats that such a seemingly harmless activity can pose. However, certain sites could be snooping on your online activity by placing digital trackers called “cookies” on […]

Why UPS is important in network gear

Why UPS is important in network gear

Storms, floods, fire, and other emergencies can cause productivity loss due to power failure. Utilizing an uninterruptible power supply (UPS) for your workstations will ensure that you never lose unsaved work. But what about your online connection? To avoid being crippled by loss of internet connection, it’s a good idea to plug routers, wireless access […]

Purchase Request Workflow Automation | A SharePoint Case Study

Purchase Request Workflow Automation | A SharePoint Case Study

A common issue with enterprise is how to reliably control, track & audit purchasing. Small to medium enterprise generally do not use expensive enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions that allow for approvals of orders, and larger organisations may not feel that the cost associated with licencing ERP for all users is worthwhile.

Preparing your team for changes in technology

Preparing your team for changes in technology

"Disruption" and "innovation" are trending phrases in many industries, encouraging people to radically change and challenge their market. Often this innovation is achieved by leveraging new technology. With technology changing so rapidly, it may be hard to just keep up let alone "innovate". One of the major roadblocks to a company adopting new technology is the impact on the staff… but with proper planning and communication, this change can be hugely successful.

Ignore these outdated disaster recovery myths

Ignore these outdated disaster recovery myths

With advancements in cloud computing, disaster recovery (DR) has become more efficient and affordable than ever. But many business owners still cling to DR myths that can safely be ignored. If you’re uncertain as to how DR has changed and are ready for an update, here are some myths that you ought to ignore.

What is Power BI, and why it will change your business

What is Power BI, and why it will change your business

Gone are the days where only big business could leverage their data to make better, more informed business decisions. Big businesses would spend copious amounts of money on expensive IT and Data Analysts and licencing for expensive software. With the advent of public cloud and as-a-Service platforms comes platforms with scale and accessibility which allows business of any size to view, manipulate and analyse their data in new ways to drive better business outcomes.

How to master Microsoft Excel

How to master Microsoft Excel

You may know how to use Microsoft Excel’s basic functions, but have you truly mastered the program? Excel has more advanced features, and here’s how you can master some of them. Pie and Sunburst Charts Everyone knows that bombarding stakeholders with endless numbers and decimal points is the wrong approach.