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our September newsletter. Yes, things are still weird most of
use do not know whether things are getting better or getting worse.
It feels like we are all stuck in limbo land.
I am choosing to ignore the mainstream media constantly reminding
me about things I can't control. Instead I'm doubling down on
things that I can control that will make the world a better place.
Working on my business to deliver an even better level of service
to our clients, helping our clients work ON their business and
helping our team improve their skills - ready for the recovery.
like to map out a plan for working more ON your business and how
to better use technology to be faster, more efficient and more
innovative going into the future, then give me a call on 08 8326
4364 and let's chat.
is one of the most important areas in the IT. It is also one of
the most overlooked areas, but if you loose all your data accidentally
or in a hacking attack what would you do and how much money would
it cost you?
As such I
will be including a specific section in each months newsletter
dedicated to security. We will start it off this month with a
description of MFA.
or 2FA (Multi Factor Authentication or 2 Factor Authentication)
is a must for all online accounts. This is your first line of
defence to help hackers gain access to your online accounts. With
MFA even if the hackers have access to your username and password
they will not be able to get access to your account as a secondary
identification method is needed. Check out our
blog article on MFA from a couple of years ago for more details.
MFA is a low
cost way of adding an extra layer of security to you defences.
It is already available in 99% of online accounts and just needs
to be turned on and configured. If you need help let me know.
of our work over the past month includes:
our rollout of Cisco routers and switches for a major financial
institution. We have done over 60 sites ranging from Victor
Harbor to Kapunda and most place in between.
attended the August SMBiT
Professionals meeting. We networked with other local IT
service providers and learnt more about networking, the NBN
and Internet fail over policies and procedures.
it comes to internet security, most businesses do not have the
protection they really need. Many people rely on software products
that bundle antivirus and firewall protection into one, and many
users think this is enough – but it isn’t.
we can do easily today was literally the stuff of dreams just
10 or 20 years ago. But as much as good technology has made working
remotely easier and enabled many businesses to keep going via
working from home, we also must remember that trying to fix IT
issues yourself may cause more issues and can be a massive time
The SA Technology
Collective are a small group of experienced professionals based
in Adelaide, South Australia who have joined together to provide
a total digital solution for business. We are passionate about
supporting and enabling business owners to solve many of the challenges
they face using digital technology in this rapidly evolving field.
in the SA Technology Collective is Company Hub. They have recently
rebranded and are now know as Axis Digital. They are still offering
the same great services but now with a more technology focus and
a fantastic new website which you can check out here https://axisdigital.com.au
Due to the
current COVID issues our regular drinks sessions have been postponed.
Stay tuned to our Facebook page for the dates and times of when
we will start them up again.
greatest gift anyone can give us is a referral to your business
colleagues. Referrals help us keep costs down so we can pass the
savings to our clients. I personally promise we’ll look
after your colleagues business with a high level of care and attention
(just like we do with all our clients).
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