What is a digital incident response plan and why does your business need one? Here’s a quick explainer from Huon IT’s cyber security experts.
Tired of trying to remember all your passwords? There are platforms that can help by storing your passwords and prompting you to use more secure phrases. Our latest article explains why we recommend your business uses a password manager and which solution may be right for you.
Microsoft’s Azure Integration Services provide a simple, cost-effective way to improve business efficiency. Find out more about how this integration platform works.
As the world is moving towards digital and cloud, integration is evolving to stay relevant. Elevate your digital transformation with Azure Integration Services.
In today’s climate, every business is vulnerable to cybersecurity breaches. In this post, we look at the steps to take to fortify your cybersecurity portfolio.
There are many ways to mitigate the risk departing employees pose to your network, and the simplest one is to use an employee offboarding checklist.
Huon IT is pleased to announce that Mr Dennis Wong has been appointed as Managing Director.
Embrace the advantages of using a managed services provider to help your business scale effectively and securely.
Today’s employees spend a lot of time using technology but how can employers empower them and support their needs?
Discover how to create a new frontline work model by adopting the right technology to build trust, flexibility, and better output.
Investing in Managed Services allows a small IT department to leverage additional support and resource to tackle complex or offload routine IT tasks.
As businesses consider and get their plans for the “return to office” movement into action, it is becoming a quick realisation that many of the former protocols they had in place will not be sufficient to meet the new normal.
Digital collaboration is increasing in importance as more businesses continue to allow their staff to work remotely in 2022.
No industry sector is immune from the impacts of malicious cyberactivity. This post explores different types of malware, and how you can protect your business.
Find out how document management technology supports aged care transformation to provide more concurrent, effective collaboration safely.
With 2021 ending, we head into 2022 by looking forward to possibilities and reflect on past lessons.
Understand the best practices in optimising the value of your IT investments.
Understanding cybersecurity unknowns and indicators of compromise, and adopting risk assessments to formulate a counteraction plan.
Use these Hotkeys shortcuts to elevate your Microsoft Teams user experience.
Focusing on opportunities to embed organisational resiliency through rethinking technology, process, and people strategies differently.
Stay ahead of potential adversaries by customising and automating detection rules that fit your business requirements.
Learn about Power BI’s flexibility in managing how you want your data accessed and distributed, no matter how specific your needs are.
Transform the ways your organisation uses data with Power BI to boost collaboration and performance.
Often, IT automation is viewed as something that is complicated and requires large investments. The solution is simply to begin small with quick wins that you could achieve before expanding to more complex processes.
Learn how to navigate the new cybersecurity terrain and combat persistent threats with the latest endpoint detection & response solutions.
A critical element to any business looking to fortify its cybersecurity framework is the human factor. Cybersecurity awareness training is a fast-expanding service built to address malicious social engineering tactics applied by hackers.
Huon IT named top 10 Australian MSP50 Awards for the second consecutive year.
For many businesses, a unified communication strategy is now just a part of a bigger collaboration picture. Creating an integrated Cloud collaboration platform brings plenty of benefits to working across different channels.
As COVID-19 restrictions start to ease in Australia, now is the time to review your cybersecurity posture when transitioning staff back to the office.
Welcome to the December edition of Huon IT's Cybersecurity Update.
Global outage affecting Microsoft 365 services. Click below for more information.
The ASD for businesses and government created the Essential Eight Guidelines. This post explains the mitigation strategies to assist organisations in protecting their systems against a range of adversaries.
Microsoft has announced that they will be gradually rolling out a range of new features on Microsoft Teams.
With cyber-attacks on the increase, multi-factor authentication (MFA) is no longer an optional feature for Australian businesses. It’s essential.
Welcome to the June edition of Huon IT's Cybersecurity Update.
Australia’s Prime Minister announced that Australia was being hit with a massive cyber attack. Read the recommendations for Australian businesses.
Password breaches are becoming increasingly common and learning how to protect online accounts is more important than ever.
Remote working is testing the digital maturity of businesses across Australia. Download Remote Working: The Definitive Guide for Businesses & Employees to better understand the best practices.
While many organisations have eased into remote working, there are still a number of businesses using processes that have manual, printed, or face-to-face components. Find out the key benefits of electronic signatures for your remote workforce.
Many employees working remotely are now facing practical challenges in regards to paper-based processes. Read how Huon IT can help.
With most of us now working from home, Huon IT has gained many insights into how the right IT tools can ensure teams are empowered, engaged and effective. This post explores our top 5 tools for remote working.
COVID-19 continues to be a major challenge for businesses around the world. An optimum IT resilience plan is critical in assisting staff to work remotely.
Welcome to the January edition of Huon IT's Cybersecurity Update.
The MSP50 Awards in Australia were announced this week and Huon IT is proud to have ranked within the Top 10 list of MSPs.
There are some simple tips every business can follow to help reduce the risk of being impacted by email scams. This post explores our top 10 tips for identifying a scam email.
Huon IT is proud to announce that as of 1st July 2019, we are now a KYOCERA Group Company; wholly owned by Kyocera Document Solutions Inc (Japan).
The aim of an IT Health Check is to provide a high-level analysis of all IT functions within an organisation including an assessment of the current strengths and weaknesses.
Choosing the right Managed Services Provider is an enormous decision for your company. Here we outline 12 critical questions you should ask a potential MSP.
Q&A with Huon IT's CEO, Damian Huon regarding the role of technology innovation in the aged care sector. Damian discusses the main challenges for the aged care sector and why business intelligence is so crucial in this industry.
When you operate a business, efficiency is everything. Crucial to this is accessing organizational insights to help you make more timely and accurate decisions. This post explores five ways that a quality power BI dashboard can benefit your organization.
How effective is your current security system against a real-world targeted attack? It’s no longer enough to put security tools into place and hope for the best. One of the most important tools that companies can use to defend themselves from cyber attacks is that of penetration testing.
Phishing scams are the most common scam impacting Australians. Australians lost more money to scammers in 2017 than in any other year since reporting began by the ACCC. In this post, we’ll look at the difference between two common phishing scams: spear phishing and whaling.
Many fast-growing businesses are outsourcing their IT services to improve company focus and reduce the strain on internal IT resources. There are many benefits to partnering with a Managed IT Services provider (MSP). This post explores the top eight key benefits.
Huon IT is excited to announce it's partnership with Cohesity, leaders in delivering efficiencies and cost-savings to business by consolidating their secondary storage environment with a focus on data mobility into the cloud.
Huon IT welcomes Nutanix as a partner. Nutanix offers an innovative approach to IT infrastructure using a hyper-converged platform and solutions that are 100% software based.
Your employees are frequently exposed to sophisticated phishing and ransomware attacks. Cybersecurity is no longer the sole responsibility of your IT department. It’s everyone’s business.
Webroot recently revealed the results from their 2018 edition of its annual threat report. Outlined in this post are six key insights from their report.
Huon IT recently upgraded to the latest and greatest iManage Work 10. Many clients are wondering what the benefits are (apart from the hidden backend benefits) to upgrading? Outlined in this post are seven reasons why your business should upgrade to iManage Work 10.
For Christmas, Stewart House, house over 90 kids of all ages and have a Christmas "Giving Tree" where people from the community donate gifts for children who are from disadvantaged backgrounds. This December, the Huon IT team donated a variety of gifts to make Christmas a little brighter for children who are struggling in the community.
With Cyber-attacks and vulnerability admissions flooding our media channels weekly, Cyber-resiliency has well and truly transformed how every individual and organisation works. This isn’t new news, although it raises the question - are you confident that you’re being an effective Cybersecurity Leader?
According to the passage of the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2017, on the 23rd of February any eligible data breaches will need to be reported to the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner and individuals effected.
Work less, do more. With so many questions around Microsoft’s 2016 product - Teams, we thought it would be relevant to share our thoughts on the top 5 tips for Teams! What is Microsoft Teams? A market leading collaboration app, Microsoft Teams is designed specifically for the modern workplace.
As we kick off the new financial year, it’s always a good time to take stock of the IT priorities set to dominate the year ahead. Based on discussions we’ve been having with our own clients across Australia, we’d thought we’d share the top five IT trends we’re seeing for 2017-18 FY. How does your organisation’s IT strategy stack up?