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Smiley face: video is the new norm

Posted on August 29, 2018

Video New Norm

Gone are the days where dialling into businesses meant going through a large switchboard, hoping the person you wanted to speak to wasn’t already busy talking on the phone to someone else. Nowadays people want video calling and collaboration, particularly in the era of remote working and fragmented organisations. Since…

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Warning: low cloud alert

Posted on August 22, 2018

Low Cloud

It’s no secret that Cloud services are rapidly being adopted in Australia. From 2016 to 2017, the volume of domestic businesses adopting cloud computing services rose 19 per cent with almost one-third of enterprises moving to the cloud.This means there has also been a rise in the volume of cloud…

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Cloud solutions: what are the differences between providers?

Posted on August 13, 2018

Cloud Solutions

Cloud solutions are becoming more and more essential for modern businesses, which means demand is high. And for good reason. Australian Bureau of Statistics data has revealed that 31 per cent of Australian businesses are already using paid cloud solutions, which rises to 60 per cent when dealing with…

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How high-speed data can transform the small business experience

Posted on August 10, 2018

High Speed Data

Transporting data isn't just essential for modern business; it can also provide the competitive edge SMEs need to rise to the top of their industry. Custom solutions can deliver greater efficiencies, productivity and boost your revenue by providing seamless data transfers with no downtime. This…

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Can Firewalls Cope in the Era of IoT?

Posted on August 08, 2018

Can Firewalls Cope In The Era Of Io T

What makes a good firewall? The obvious answer is one that stops what you want to stop and allows what you need to allow. But does it need to be more complicated than that and should enterprises be looking beyond their network boundary for protection? We look at what makes a good firewall and how to…

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How to move your business from ISDN to SIP

Posted on July 30, 2018

How To Move Your Business From Isdn To Sip

ISDN (the Integrated Services Digital Network) will be retired in 2019 with the arrival of the National Broadband Network (NBN), so it’s time to move to a SIP network to avoid issues down the track. Like most upgrades, this is about streamlining what your organisation uses into a more unified infrastructure…

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