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5 reasons more businesses are turning to hyper-convergence

Hyper-convergence is your data centre in a box, an all-inclusive hardware and software package to manage your business.

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Why Backup as a Service (BaaS) is expected to be the next big thing in the Asia Pacific

Streamlined and automated backup services in the cloud have arrived and businesses in the APAC region are predicted to migrate their disaster recovery to these services in waves.

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Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 support to end in early 2020

Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 have had a great run. Businesses have enjoyed these platforms for over a decade, but the time has come to upgrade with Microsoft finally ceasing support for both platforms.

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Disaster Recovery

Why disaster recovery should be your top priority

When your network and data are housed in a central server room, either onsite or offsite, there is a range of disasters that can cause them to go offline. It could be fire, flood or any range of environmental factors disconnect your business systems, would you be able to continue operations? That is why disaster recovery is so critical to businesses of all sizes, so you can minimise your downtime and continue to service your customer and client base. 

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Managing Hybrid Risk

A hybrid cloud computing approach comes with a huge amount of benefits, but also a few challenges. If these are managed carefully, the benefits can far outweigh the risks. Best practice in managing hybrid risk comes down to security, good network design with a solid strategy and being backed by a qualified team of IT experts. Read more

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Should hybrid cloud be included as part of your organisation’s risk management strategies?

The majority of companies now use cloud or hybrid cloud based technologies because of the vast benefits—ease of use and low cost in a relatively safe environment. Business, however, is full of risks, all of which need to be managed carefully. In terms of IT, what should companies include in their risk management strategies to ensure that any potential disaster is minimised? Read more

Business in the cloud

No longer does your company data need to be stored on local computers with the physical speed of connections varying considerably. Taking your business into the cloud offers so many advantages for businesses of all sizes, including saving time and money. But there are risks, many of which can be mitigated if managed carefully. 

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Help at hand for small businesses making the transition to digital

Small business owners under the pump often find themselves wearing the hats of CEO, receptionist, accountant, PR manager, and salesperson. “IT manager” gets pushed to the bottom of the pile, and many entrepreneurs feel they don’t have the time or financial resources to take advantage of the best digital technology available. 

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Edge Technology

The future is on the edge

Promising faster service, more flexibility, and greater reliability, edge computing is a trend many are examining closely. We look at the future of computing and how it will change the network as we know it. 

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10 reasons for cloud computing for small business

Cloud services are a massive industry with forecasts showing that Australians will spend $4.6 billion this year alone.

There are numerous reasons why so many small businesses are looking to the cloud for their data and system storage. Here are 10 reasons why you should consider making the switch today. 

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