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Pandemic Lessons Learned About Our Use of Technology

Pandemic Lessons Learned About Our Use of Technology

The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting Circuit Breaker here in Singapore have completely changed the way people live and work for roughly a year now.  A majority of companies had to send employees home to work remotely and adjust to new ways to serve clients, such as...

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Do We Still Need Managed IT If We Use the Cloud?

Do We Still Need Managed IT If We Use the Cloud?

The technology environment of today is in the cloud. The cloud has gone from being a new phenomenon to the standard way that businesses need to set up operations to be resilient and flexible.  For any latecomers that were not yet using cloud processes at the beginning...

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What’s the Best Replacement Cycle for Business Computers?

What’s the Best Replacement Cycle for Business Computers?

Do you know how much it’s costing you to keep business computers in operation longer than you should? It’s not always apparent from the outside of a computer when it should be replaced, and performance issues tend to sneak up little by little over time.  Small...

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6 Practical Ways to Use SharePoint to Increase Efficiency

6 Practical Ways to Use SharePoint to Increase Efficiency

Because SharePoint in Microsoft 365 can do so many things, it’s often misunderstood. Some companies don’t fully utilize the app because they’re just not sure exactly how to use it. But if you take advantage of this versatile cloud solution, you can boost efficiency,...

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4 Important Tactics to Defend Against Credential Hacking

4 Important Tactics to Defend Against Credential Hacking

Hacking of login credentials has gone from a few guessed or stolen passwords here and there to a major criminal enterprise. Password stealing malware is used to compromise large databases of login credentials and credential stuffing software is then employed to...

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What’s the Best Way to Keep Our Cloud Apps Secure?

What’s the Best Way to Keep Our Cloud Apps Secure?

How secure is the data in your cloud applications? Probably not as secure as you might think. Many small businesses in Singapore and the rest of the world have made the transition to the cloud, and cyberattacks have followed the data there. As many as 59% of surveyed...

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Can We Save Money by Having Our Cloud Services Customized?

Can We Save Money by Having Our Cloud Services Customized?

We recently discussed the importance of having small business cloud solutions customized for a number of beneficial reasons. Not all companies operate in the same way, and all cloud solutions don’t fit perfectly “out of the box.”  In this article, we’re going to...

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Day 1 – “Circuit Breaker”

Day 1 – “Circuit Breaker”

07 Apr 2020 - Day 1 of the "Circuit Breaker" Lockdown in Singapore. All non-essential businesses are required to telecommute and all dining places have to revert to take-outs. We live in unusual times and we need to be able to adapt to the changes. For businesses,...

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Microsoft Teams Makes For Easier Communication

Microsoft Teams Makes For Easier Communication

Managing multiple projects with lots of different contributors can be a real headache unless you use one of the world’s favourite collaboration tool – something that you might already be paying for. Introducing Microsoft Teams, part of Office 365 and is currently...

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