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  • With over 15 years’ experience in telecoms and IT Services, Information Specialist, Wayne Russell believes that Net-Defence’s unique culture of collaboration and teamwork is key to helping clients successfully achieve their objectives.  Our ‘Meet the Defenders’ series gives you insights to some of our specialist areas. Here we find out more about security transformation. “Our approach is to develop a thorough understanding of every one of our clients’ needs,” he says. “How can we expect to help them meet all of their business objectives if we don’t first invest time working with them to understand the full context of their operational priorities. ...
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  • Disaster Recovery in a digital era is a hot topic. In our hyper-competitive economy, almost every company in the world, large and small, has some form of IT backup in place. What’s interesting, however, is the cloud-based approach many take to disaster recovery (DR) given the wide variety of outages that arguably require different methods of recovery. For example, it’s often more efficient to use on-site DR for single-system issues such as an OS crash or hardware failure (which cause 45% of all IT outages), where instantly diverting off-site would be comparative to visiting the A&E ...
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  • With a track record that includes more than 10 years’ experience in software and technical services in the financial technology sector, Stuart has first hand experience in the incredible growth of big data and the risks that it brings. “We are in an era of evidence based decision making in business that is driven by data. It’s become a valuable commodity and everyone is storing more and more of it within their organisation,” says Stuart, “But this carries significant risk for companies and requires a continued focus on compliance and awareness of changing legislation. It’s not just a case of ...
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  • Factor in reliance on technology, data and communications, with the risk of hacking in this digital era, and most existing business continuity plans are no longer fit for purpose. Say the words “disaster recovery” to most business managers and they recoil in horror. Images of fire, explosions and floods clearly rushing to the front of their minds with the resultant damage to their companies flashing up not far behind. Factor in reliance on technology, data and communications, with the risk of hacking in this digital era, and most existing business continuity plans are no longer fit for purpose. Yet, ...
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  • As digital transformation, cloud solutions and flexible working rapidly impact on the operation of almost every business or charity, finding effective and high value solutions can be a minefield to navigate. Unified Communications for a digital era are crucial. Here we help you with insights to our top ten hidden costs of an On-Premise (PBX) Phone System. You can join a webinar to learn more about this also. The registration link can be found at the foot of this post, or, if you have read this after the last webinar date, contact us and we can get you on a ...
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