Windows 10 – Have Your Say, It’s Not Too Late

By |June 23rd, 2016|

With Windows 10 just around the corner, here are some practical resources to help you get prepared.

Firstly, I would encourage you to sign up to join the Windows Insider Program, which is a program that allows you to preview Windows 10 and give your feedback […]

Comments Off on Windows 10 – Have Your Say, It’s Not Too Late

Improve your customer service systems with Zendesk

By |January 16th, 2016|

A Danish start-up has found the solution to great customer support and after sales service and IT Partners is helping growing Waikato firms with implementation.
At IT Partners, one of the key services we offer our clients is the upkeep of their IT systems. We provide […]

Comments Off on Improve your customer service systems with Zendesk

Phishing Warning: Dropbox

By |December 16th, 2015|

This morning we have been notified of a new phishing email that is circulating and has the appearance of coming from Dropbox.  If you receive an email with the below information it is recommended that you delete it immediately.

It may come from an email address that […]

Comments Off on Phishing Warning: Dropbox

Cyber Risk Insurance: Does Your Business Need It?

By |December 9th, 2015|

Protecting your IT assets: do you have cyber risk insurance?
Emails, document storage, customer databases, financial information – take a moment to think of all the information your company stores on its IT systems and network.

Now take a moment to think of all the risks associated […]

Comments Off on Cyber Risk Insurance: Does Your Business Need It?

Protect Your Organisation Against Targeted Attacks

By |December 4th, 2015|

An increasing number of targeted email attacks on New Zealand businesses means it has become even more important to ensure your IT security systems are up to date.

Email scams are nothing new but the growing levels of sophistication around them certainly are.

The latest scams to […]

Comments Off on Protect Your Organisation Against Targeted Attacks

Xero announce new data security feature: Two-Step Authentication

By |December 1st, 2015|

Driving down Te Rapa Straight and at certain locations around Hamilton City, you may have noticed online accounting software Xero’s beautifully large billboards. One thing you may not have noticed though is their new Two-Step Authentication for all customers.

While there has been an increase in the volume […]

Comments Off on Xero announce new data security feature: Two-Step Authentication

Slack Reduces Interruptions and So Much More…

By |September 15th, 2015|

Up until a month ago one of our biggest productivity issues was around interruptions. The problem was, we all had our own ideas of what was “urgent” based on the work we were doing at the time. So we’d get up from our desks, wander […]

Comments Off on Slack Reduces Interruptions and So Much More…

Your Network

By |September 4th, 2015|

Your network is the unseen life blood of your business, with more and more systems and services moving to the cloud it is even more critical that it operates at high performance.

For most organisations network infrastructure is not a core competency, so falls into a […]

Comments Off on Your Network

Make Better Decisions with Technology

By |July 23rd, 2015|

Decision making, essential for both leadership and life, is arguably the most important skill of all for running a successful business.

Making the best decisions for your business relies on several factors, including ensuring decision-fatigue in the rest of your life isn’t compromising your ability to […]

Comments Off on Make Better Decisions with Technology

Digital Communications Law

By |July 18th, 2015|

I have been reading up about a new law for digital communications whereby it can be deemed a criminal offence if you post a digital communication with the intent of causing harm.  Simpson Grierson has produced a quick guide to what you need to know about […]

Comments Off on Digital Communications Law