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Jul
31

Did you know, Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 has a remote device wipe feature?

An organisation’s corporate data is a valuable commodity. The growing trend of workplace flexibility has seen a significant increase in the need for exchange connected mobile phones. However mobile devices create unique security risks which need to be carefully considered. A lost or stolen mobile device compromises information contained within company emails. Many organisations rely […]



Jul
31

The end is near for Windows Server 2003

Microsoft recently announced an end to product support for Windows Server 2003 on July 14 2015. Updates to patches and security will finish after the July cut-off date, creating the risk of infrastructure instability and viruses. Microsoft surveys indicate that almost 94 per cent of organisations using Windows Server 2003 are evaluating the migration of […]



Jul
21

Affordable enterprise level flash storage reaches Australia

Dell is shaking up the mid-market storage space with the recent release of the SC4000. The SC4000 is a “full featured, all flash array at a sub $100,000 price point” (ARN 20140324). The SC400 combines both write-optimised SLC, and read optimized MLC flash from the Dell Compellent and EqualLogic range. (storagereview.com 20140624) The Dell SC4000 […]


Categories Servers & Storage


Jul
18

One Million Dollar Fines – Can your organisation afford to gamble?

A recent article titled “Workplace gamble at odds with Safety (Herald Sun 27/05/2014)” caught our eye. The article raises the level of social responsibility that comes with organisations supplying computers, laptops, tablets and mobile phones to staff. More specifically the article mentions the issue of company risk caused by employees gambling on company provided devices. […]


Categories Networks & Security