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January 2024

Organic into Strategic IT

Rapidly Growing Companies Get Suffocated by Unstructured Organic IT (…Here’s How to Break Through the Ceiling and Switch to Strategic IT)

Ambitious organisations tend to share a common technology journey as operations scale.   The early days felt exhilarating as a slick website, a new CRM, and a financial system catapulted progress.   But over time, as new departments and workflows emerge, the technology landscape expands haphazardly without centralised governance. Before long, this unchecked sprawl leads […]

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How to Boost Your Medical Field’s IT Security for Free in 1 Week (…This is a Goldmine for Healthcare Providers)

In today’s digital age, the security of medical information is paramount. For healthcare practices, safeguarding patient data on mobile devices is not just a best practice but a necessity.   The following statistics from the Cyber Security Report 2022 by the Australian Digital Health Agency show a very startling escalation that is only getting worse

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Australian SMBs – The Devastating Truth About Your Cybersecurity Vulnerability (…And A 10-Step Plan to Build an Impenetrable Culture of Protection Fast)

If you run a small to medium business, statistics confirm that you operate on the edge of catastrophe from cyber threats seeking easy prey. Recent numbers revealed that nearly 50% of reported cyber incidents in Australia directly strike small/medium businesses, with 60% unable to recover post-breach due to crippling costs (Source: Australian Cyber Security Centre).    Sobering reality

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Future-Proof Your Business: The Advantages of Shifting to Microsoft Azure, Entra and InTune

In today’s rapidly evolving digital landscape, small to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) are constantly seeking ways to improve efficiency and reduce costs. One significant shift in the IT realm is moving from traditional on-premises domain controllers to cloud-based solutions like Azure, Entra and InTune. Let’s delve into why this migration can be a game-changer for your

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2024: The Year of Change for Small and Medium Businesses in Cybersecurity

Welcome to 2024, a year poised to be pivotal for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs). In the realm of cybersecurity, change is not just a choice; it’s a necessity. The Reality of Cyber Threats in 2024 The Australian Cyber Security Centre’s report in September 2023 highlighted a 13% increase (77,000 attacks) in cyber-attacks reported compared

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