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  • In keeping up with digital transformation, Microsoft has created an analytics service called Power BI. It’s basically their answer to Google Analytics, it operates via cloud computing and it’s pretty impressive.   Power BI offers users and businesses an extensive spectrum of reporting functions that support analytical data measured from…

  • Every year the first Thursday in May is World Password Day, originally created by Intel Security in 2013, the purpose of this day is to promote better password habits, to have a regular day set to change your passwords.  In 2021, it is almost standard that everyone knows someone first…

  • There are so many types of internet connections, and just to add to the confusion, between providers the same type is often called something different. How can you tell the difference between each one and how do you know which is the right one for your home, or your business?…

  • As a Sophos Platinum Partner, we have over 10 years of experience in implementing Sophos cybersecurity products for hundreds of businesses across Australia.  The Sophos cybersecurity suite is second to none, they are continuously innovating, and exploring the latest technologies and cyber trends, ensuring their preventative and protective applications are…

  • On the 12th of April 2021, Microsoft released a statement that they and Nuance entered into a definitive agreement, under which Microsoft would acquire Nuance for $56 per share. This is Microsoft's second-largest acquisition after LinkedIn, which speaks to their AI strategy.    Nuance is an AI technology company focusing…

  • Artificial intelligence used in business has become common and accessible. It is no longer something available only to those in high tech companies or with inhouse developers.   We see this as a huge growth area in business IT and believe this will be one technology trend that will only…

  • We often talk about firewalls in cyber security conversations - but what are they?A firewall acts as a barrier between your network/computer and the internet. It helps to keep your systems and the data stored on them safe. We hope that this video helps to breakdown the technical jargon and…

  • In a Tweet posted on the 28 March 2021, 9News Australia announced that it was under attack by hackers. They were unsure if it was criminal sabotage or the work of a foreign nation - the source of the attack is still being investigated.    What Happened?  Nine's IT systems…

  • Have you ever heard of 'the dark web' and wondered what it was? In this post we will tell you what it is, why you need to know about it and how to protect your business from ending up on there.        Get in touch with our teams…

  • Something many small and medium-sized businesses have discovered during the rapid shift to remote everything: There’s a lot to be gained by not relying on a physical space. It can save overhead, reduce travel expense and somestudies have found it has increased worker productivity (one found a 13% performance boost…

  • In a statement posted on the 2 March 2021, Microsoft shared information about a 'state-sponsored threat actor' that was identified by their Intelligence Centre (MSTIC), that they named 'Hafnium'.   Microsoft are urging customers to upgrade their Exchange environments to the latest supported version to protect themselves against this cyber…

  • In a statement posted on the 1 March 2021, Oxfam Australia announced that its supporters' information in one of its databases was unlawfully accessed by an external party on the 20th of January 2021.   Oxfam, the large not for profit, community based-aid and development organisation, has confirmed that it's…


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