Business Continuity – No One is Immune to Downtime

Data loss can be caused by many things including computer viruses, hardware failures, file corruption, fire, flood or theft. Regardless of the source of the unplanned downtime, it will cost your business time and money.

Many of you will not be aware of the downtime you […]

By |April 15th, 2019|Protect Business, Recovery|Comments Off on Business Continuity – No One is Immune to Downtime

Getting You Back Up and Running with Microsoft Surface

Nothing worse when the unexpected happens – your laptop goes missing, crashes or spilt coffee. Good news, IT Partners has a fleet of loan devices including five new Microsoft Surface Pro’s that can come to the rescue.

With the Surface Pro’s compacted design, it can be […]

By |May 18th, 2018|Advice, Protect Business, Recovery, Technology|Comments Off on Getting You Back Up and Running with Microsoft Surface

Cyber Risk Insurance: Does Your Business Need It?

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 […]

By |December 9th, 2015|Protect Business, Security|Comments Off on Cyber Risk Insurance: Does Your Business Need It?

Protect Your Organisation Against Targeted Attacks

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 […]

By |December 4th, 2015|Advice, Internet, Protect Business, Security|Comments Off on Protect Your Organisation Against Targeted Attacks

Xero announce new data security feature: Two-Step Authentication

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 […]

By |December 1st, 2015|Protect Business, Security|Comments Off on Xero announce new data security feature: Two-Step Authentication

Email Security: Get educated

Email security is in the news again with the latest Yahoo! hacking episode, but perhaps the headlines should really be reflecting the following.

Email is not secure.  It was never designed to be.

It seems counter-intuitive, but the biggest security risk to your emails is your own […]

By |February 27th, 2015|Advice, Internet, Protect Business, Security|Comments Off on Email Security: Get educated

3 Ways to Protect Your Business from Malware and Security Breaches

You might have become aware of firms and home users being infected with Cryptolocker. For a better understanding of what this piece of malware does, this is a useful article.

A recent report from AIG notes that only 36% of data breaches come from malware and external attack […]

By |January 29th, 2015|Insider, Protect Business, Security|Comments Off on 3 Ways to Protect Your Business from Malware and Security Breaches