In this episode, Alex Penrose from Jolly Frogs tells us about pen testing, reverse engineering, the Internet of Things (IoT), risk profile and risk appetite statement of organisations, social engineering, the two departments in organisations that hackers take advantage of to get information, botnets and vulnerabilities, should you or should you not run automatic updates, backups and disaster recovery, the cloud, password databases and alternative like using passwords that are hard to crack but easy to remember, two-factor authentication, and other security dos and dont's.
Why Is IT Support Necessary for Businesses?
No matter how big or small your Brisbane business is, you need to make sure you can get IT support whenever you need it. IT problems can come up anytime. Through reliable IT help, you can rest assured that your business can prevent or get rid of safety, security and continuity issues right away to ensure your productivity and profitability.
Can Managed IT Services Help Improve Your Business?
For your business in Australia to grow and stay competitive, you need to streamline your current processes and implement new methods. An easy way to do this is by introducing managed IT services. By incorporating professional IT support into your operations, you can reap a range of benefits, such as better operational efficiency, lower operating expenses and bigger earnings.
Selecting the Best Provider of IT Services in Brisbane
As an Australian entrepreneur, you know about outsourcing IT services pros and cons, outsourcing models and certain tasks may be outsourced. However, with so many reputable IT outsourcing companies in Australia and abroad, you may find it overwhelming or daunting to select one for your business. If you are looking to simplify your vendor selection process, we have guidelines to help you outsource as securely as possible.
What Should SMBs Demand From Their Managed IT Services Provider?
If you own a small or medium-sized business in Australia, you most likely opted for a managed IT services provider (MSP) to handle your IT needs. After all, it’s the most cost-effective way of addressing your company’s IT system concerns. For one, you don’t have to worry about IT employee turnovers, and another, you get to focus on managing business operations and planning for expansion. However, a question may linger—do you stop there, or should you demand more from your MSP?