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Do You Really Want The Cheapest Computer Technician Working On Your Company’s Network?

These days, small practices are more dependent on IT systems than at any other time in history. Because of this, even the slightest technological hiccups in our cyberspace-centred workflow can have expensive, lasting consequences. Perhaps the most dramatic illustration of ...

Why Hiring The Cheapest Computer Support Company Will Actually Cost You More

As anybody working in IT will tell you, the most common question we get isn’t, “Why is my computer running so slowly?” or “Why is my Internet not working?” It’s, “What do you charge ...

5 Often Overlooked Security Measures All Firms Must Have In Place When Using Mobile Devices

Implement a mobile device policy. This is particularly important if your employees are using their own personal devices to access firm e-mail and data. If that employee leaves, are you allowed to erase firm data from their phone? If their ...

Shadow IT: How Your Firms Data Is Silently Being Leaked Online

Here’s a growing trend creeping into organisations of all industries and sizes: Shadow IT. Shadow IT are unauthorised cloud applications employees are using and downloading to perform work-related activities with company data. This can be file-sharing services like Dropbox or ...

What do you mean I’m not completely protected? I have antivirus and antimalware software.

The right software and firewalls protect us reasonably well but there is still a bit of work you have to do to keep your computer safe. Computer viruses are not unlike the common cold. Imagine yourself in a garden with ...

Simple Tricks and Tips To Spot An E-mail Scam

With the increase in hacking attacks these days one the favourite methods of hackers is to use whats known as a "phishing" email. They are designed to look like they have come from someone you know or a company you ...

The Dirty Loophole That Lets Insurance Companies Refuse To Cover A Cybercrime Attack

If you’ve spoken to your Insurance Broker recently you probably already have cyber insurance, or they have at least spoken to you about getting it. This is a good thing as it could cover you for the costs to remediate ...

If Your Backup Is Missing This ONE Critical Element, You Could Be Out Of Business For DAYS And Lose Data You Cannot Afford To Be Without

So you backup your data like any good practice manager or director should but where do you keep that backup? Does it sit in the same room as your server? Perhaps you have tasked a member of staff to take ...

What Is Managed IT Services, And Why You Should Demand It from Your Perth IT Services Company?

What is Managed IT Services? Managed IT Services involves an IT company installing software on your professional services firm computers, laptops, iPads, iPhones, Android devices and Servers to manage the device and ensure its operating effectively. They should also be ...