Data is your most valuable asset, no matter what business you operate. For non-profits, it’s no different. Your data is the backbone of everything you do: it’s the names and contact details of all your donors, it’s the statistics on your reports, it’s the details..
Adopting a secure and accessible data management solution can protect your business from data theft, misplaced documents and can save employees hours of labour as files are readily accessible.
What is data management?
IT environments have evolved extensively in the last few years as new and more robust technologies have become available.
English is one of the most detailed and complicated languages in the world, even the best writers can make mistakes when it comes to spelling and grammar.
In keeping up with digital transformation, Microsoft has created an analytics service called Power BI. It’s basically their answer to Google Analytics, it operates via cloud computing and it’s pretty impressive.
In a world where everything is becoming automated, artificial intelligence is replacing human jobs and those without technological know-how are being left behind; Microsoft Philanthropies is creating opportunity.
We live in an age of information and the flow of digital transformation is rapid and increasing. How you communicate is paramount to the success of your organisation. Here are some tips on how to connect the different stakeholders, staff and volunteers in the..
The rapid adoption of technology in the modern workplace is driving a change in company business models, economies and even cultures across the world at a speed that has never been seen before. Organisation’s now make decisions based on data, not past experience and..
Keeping employees engaged in their roles at work is an essential element that contributes to the company’s success. One of the easiest and most effective ways to enhance employee engagement is to recognize them where recognition is due. Employee rewards and..
Digital transformation has taken the world by storm, stirring up the way that people run their businesses, whether they are Fortune 500s, start-ups or non-profits. With technology becoming more intuitive and intelligent every day,
Today in the Evolve IT lab Lachie is joined by Jason our very own service desk manager to discuss the features you didn't know about in the Evolve IT app and how by using the app we can make the customer experience more pleasant. The Application has many unique..
We are living in an age where technology is taking center stage in terms of progress and awe-inspiring innovation.
A key pillar of the modern workplace is cloud computing. Cloud computing delivers high-level computing services using a network of remote servers that are hosted online, via ‘the cloud’. It does away with the need for physical infrastructure and is offered through..
Today in the Evolve IT lab Lachie and Ben discuss how to identify scammers, what to do if you are contacted by one and how does scamming occur?
So, you’ve started your business, you continue to maintain it, although the thought of expanding comes to mind every now and then. One fine morning, your walking through your neighborhood and you notice the shop on the corner that used to be tiny is now a..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben discuss what you should include in your incident response plan. Are you prepared for a data breach? Watch on here
Not for profit organisations (NFPs) face an ongoing struggle with employee turnover and tenure.
Lachie and Ben gather today in the Evolve IT Lab to have a different discussion on what it’s like to work in cybersecurity. Is it enjoyable? How do they stay on top of threats? What’s the worst attack you’ve seen?
In today’s world of social media, the reputation of any organisation can be ruined very quickly. Equally so with the advent of the internet, every organisation is put at greater levels of risk than ever.
Today in the Evolve IT lab Lachie and Ben dive into a conversation about bank cards and how secure they are. In the video, the two discuss how you can tell if your bank card has been breached.
More Australian businesses are choosing to go serverless and the numbers are only set to grow as the advantages of this solution continue to rise. What do we mean by “going serverless?” Exactly as it sounds: abdicating from the use of servers, operating systems and..
Today in the Evolve IT lab Lachie and Ben discuss Malware. Previously we have discussed how to avoid getting malware and what malware is. However, today we will be discussing what it does to your computer?
If you’re not using technology in your business today, you could well be missing out on a wealth of opportunity. Transforming your business into a modern workplace will not only give it a new lease on life, but it will also help you take full advantage of a myriad..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben Discuss educating your board on cybersecurity and explaining why it is essential to your business. These conversations need to go forth to the board because generally any enhancements or updates that you wish to make in..
Businesses are constantly competing for an advantage over one another and technology is one of the foremost ways to ensure you have leverage over your competitors. Multiple systems are implemented to improve our lives, but with so many products and services..
Do you have security vulnerabilities in your organisation? Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Ben and Lachie have a chat about identifying these security vulnerabilities in your organisation. When cybercriminals attack your organisation, they attempt to identify a..
There is a fine line between being busy and being productive. One could say they are the same thing, but there is a distinct difference. Busyness is the act of being busy (obviously) and simply doing multiple things in succession. If you are reading this blog post,..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben take a deep dive into a pair of ransomware attacks that changed everything. WannaCry and NotPetya were part the next generation malware - built to destroy.
When it comes to investment in your IT department, there are two categories of business expenses that are considered:
- OpEx (operating expenditure)
- CapEx (capital expenditure)