knowledge security breaches and malware attacks

Peace of Mind – What is it Worth to You?

Will peace of mind prevent an attack from happening? Not necessarily – but putting effective safety measures in place to protect your company’s data, especially while remote access to data is 100% necessary, can help you avert a breach that could cost your company an abundance of resources, time and money to fix.  Reports from […]

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What’s the Real Cost of Ransomware?

With this increase comes an inflation of costs associated with this technique. Whether you’re working in-house or your business has switched to remote work due to restrictions, ransomware poses a serious threat to users across the world, particularly big businesses and tech companies with a lot to lose.  By infecting computers or mobile devices, this […]

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Could Hybrid IT Management Improve the New Work From Home Environment

Could Hybrid IT Management Improve the New Work From Home Environment

Greater scalability With a horde of businesses across Australia forced to shut down and make the switch to remote operations due to the COVID-19 outbreak, having a secure location to store data that still remains accessible out of the office is more important now than ever. The hybrid model can be quite effective in remedying […]

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Is your business ready to work from home

Is Your Business Ready to Work from Home?

Working from home used to be a perk, with most companies carrying out this policy in an attempt to increase work productivity on various occasions. The reality of the situation is that now, work from home is becoming more of a necessity than a luxury, but what if your company isn’t ready for it?  Luckily, […]

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How Secure is Your Data

How Secure is Your Data?

Encrypt your data Software updates and password protection isn’t enough to protect you from hackers and cyber threats anymore. And data encryption isn’t simply reserved for tech gurus – modern tools make it possible for anyone to encrypt information online. For example, Office 365 uses encryption in two ways: in the service, and as a […]

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Predictions for IT in 2020

Predictions for IT in 2020

The cloud will quickly replace ISDN as a highly scalable and more cost effective option First defined in the 80s, ISDN has proven to be outdated with the introduction of cloud systems. Deemed costly and obsolete, the PSTN and ISDN networks are being decommissioned with the rollout of NBN across Australia, requiring businesses across the […]

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Onsite IT Support in an Aged Care Facility

Do You Need Onsite IT Support in an Aged Care Facility?

The IT Department has worked with the aged care industry in Australia for almost two decades. In that time, we’ve developed a process that has supported a variety of aged care businesses across the country. With this in mind, we have some insights that should help answer any questions you may have about IT support […]

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Cyber Security and Aged Care Services

Today, the aged and community care services are undergoing a crisis in confidence following the revelations of the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety. Now, more than ever, the sector needs effective support in order to regain the confidence of the Australian public. In this article, we want to take a closer look […]

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An Incredible 2019 – Our Year in Review

Shortlisted for innovation We were shortlisted to 1 of 5 from 150 entrants for the Maroondah Business Excellence Awards in the category of Innovation and Technology. Our Managed Care product was the focus for this award, as we have built a model of IT service, strategy, security and business continuity that differs from others in […]

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5 Reasons Why Outsourced IT Services Will Increase the Efficiency of Your Business

Outsourcing is a familiar concept to small businesses – with many routinely outsourcing their payroll processing, accounting and distribution. But despite the familiarity, there are still businesses out there that don’t thoroughly understand the benefits of outsourcing, particularly when it comes to their IT systems. Keep reading to learn the benefits of outsourced IT services […]

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