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Mar
13

What should I expect from a Managed Services Provider?

  There are three options to choose in relation to the management of your organisation IT systems and Infrastructure: hire IT staff, utilise a managed services provider, or use a combination of both.  Utilising a Managed Services Provider enables your business to utilise a team of IT experts with a broad range of technical knowledge. […]



Mar
13

The importance of firewall solutions?

A firewall protects your business computer network from both internal and external threats. It controls incoming and outgoing traffic based on a set of determined rules rule set. This prevents malicious code and programs from potentially damaging computer systems. Firewalls come in two forms hardware and software. When accessing the Internet, information reaches your computer […]


Categories Networks & Security


Mar
13

Are AWS and Azure the same?

  Microsoft’s Azure and Amazon’s Web Services are two most popular choices for business cloud computing. AWS got a head start, commencing operations in 2006, whereas Azure entered the market 2010. While Amazon gained a large head start through early entry into the market, Azure is slowly bridging the gap. Both Azure and AWS offer […]


Categories Cloud, Servers & Storage


Mar
13

What is email archiving and how can it benefit my business?

Email is the most utilised communication tool within the vast majority of businesses. It is, therefore, necessary to implement effective email practices. Archiving is an important step in creating a more efficient and organised company. Email archiving is the process of utilising hardware and software that is designed to sort, index, and store the contents […]


Categories Email


Mar
13

Dell PowerEdge 13th Generation

Dell recently released their 13th generation of its PowerEdge server range, PowerEdge FX architecture. PowerEdge FX enables you to scale your data center resources incrementally, as required to meet workload demands. Its modular architecture is scalable, to fit any IT environment and support legacy or modern IT infrastructure on a single platform. IT building blocks […]


Categories Servers & Storage


Mar
13

Will the cloud change my role as an IT Manager?

Cloud technologies are increasing in popularity within organisations at a rapid rate. This shift from on-site internal IT managed infrastructure to off-site Service Provider Managed infrastructure, is likely to see a change in the IT Manager’s role within an organisation. Cloud computing leads to a reduction in the time required for IT Managers to undertake […]


Categories Cloud