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)
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben discuss a nonprofits guide to cybersecurity. What risks are your nonprofit exposed to and how can you protect it? Watch on here where we touch on a few of these risks.
Workplaces are constantly evolving with advances in technology and changes in the way that businesses are being conducted. As we run into the second half of 2018, here are four top trends that are being deemed highly important in modern working environments.
We live in an age where there is no escape from technology, no matter what business you’re involved in. Even the most offline, land-based business will have a requirement for technology in some way, shape or form, be it through a point-of-sale system or their..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Ben and Lachie discuss how artificial intelligence has impacted the cybersecurity world. In this video you will see how AI is giving the good guys the advantage.
We all know that communication is key when it comes to a properly-functioning workplace. Without effective communication, there is no collaboration or engagement, without collaboration between engaged employees, things start to fall apart.
We’ve all been called into meetings where no agenda has been set. The equipment in the meeting room doesn’t work, people are late, and a lot of banter gets thrown around before any productive use of time has been made.
The digital age has brought about substantial shifts in the way we work. Typical 8 to 5 office jobs are being disrupted in favour of more flexible telecommute roles and remote positions.
Today in the Evolve IT, Lachie and Ben discuss Identity Management. How secure is your business identity? watch on here.
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben discuss secure username and passwords. We often find that users want to use simple passwords like their first name, last name or their date of birth.
Let’s take a look at some of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs day to day routines. By implementing some of these tips into your daily routine, you can become more productive too.
Today in the Evolve IT Lab Lachie and Ben answer the question what is more secure MAC or Windows? MACs are often thought as being more secure than windows. However, this is not always the case.
The benefits of public cloud services like Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services are well known and frequently highlighted. And with good reason – public cloud offers extremely reliable, highly available and easily scalable architecture for IT infrastructure..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben discuss the risks of mobile devices in your workplace. Are your employees using their personal devices to connect to the corporate email or network? You may need to watch this video.
Imagine the simplicity of Skype connecting you to anyone anywhere together with Facebook’s features that brings the farthest friend closer with one tap, all these accessible in one single application. Imagine the convenient Skype and the engaging Facebook working..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Ben and Lachie discuss the security risks of the Internet of Things. Each organisation will find that they have 100's of IoT devices connected to their network. Although these devices help both company and user be more efficient, they..
Nonprofits have the responsibility to their staff, donors and the cause that they support to be a secure and compliant organization. Many government and private donors are now adopting minimum standards for nonprofit organisations, and if a nonprofit should fail to..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben tackle your storeroom full of old office equipment,. We explain the security risk of having filing cabinets, phones and old computer equipment gathering dust in your store room.
Good employees are the most prominent asset an organisation can have, more important than any document, hardware or piece of software. Employees are who keep your customers and who help deliver a beneficial service. So how do you go about holding on to your best..
Today in the Evolve IT Lab, Lachie and Ben discuss the risks of public WiFi. When travelling on holidays or for business Public WiFi can be a lifesaver, allowing you to connect back home and collaborate with your colleagues. However what are the risks and is the..
Nonprofit and community organisations need to pay careful attention to cybersecurity and compliance. Cybercriminals - and the threats that today come with them - are more sophisticated, damaging, and complex.