cyber security audit
A Cyber Security Audit Case Study

Smile IT recently undertook a Cyber Security Audit for one of our clients, with an aim to evaluate the effectiveness of their cyber defence controls. This case study is designed to provide an idea of how we adapt our audit approach to individual companies. The aim is to provide relevant results and recommendations that strengthen…

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How Smile IT Transitioned to Working from Home

It’s amazing how Australia has risen to the challenges posed by the pandemic. There have been some tough moments in this isolation journey, but the Australian spirit has shone through and it looks like we’ve got the upper hand. Kids are going back to school, restrictions are slowly being eased and the economy is stirring…

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cyber security checklist
A Cyber Security Checklist for Your Company

Cyber security breaches come in all shapes and sizes. Your mind will generally race to images of clandestine geniuses huddling over a computer hacking businesses just for the heck of it. Hackers are definitely a big problem, and they target businesses of all sizes. Don’t think because you’re a SME you’re exempt from the attention…

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Microsoft Office 365 Helps You Work Remotely
How Microsoft Office 365 Helps You Work Remotely

Millions of us around the world are now safely ensconced in our home offices. We no longer have the ability to catch up with colleagues over the water cooler, meet around a computer to work on a project or call a boardroom meeting. It’s a heck of a transition to make, but thanks to software…

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How to Look Your Best on a Video Call

The outbreak of the Coronavirus has thrust videoconferencing into the centre of our lives. We’re confined to our homes and interactions with people are minimised and sanitised, so the face-to-face interactions a video call offers are extremely important to our work and social lives. We’re embracing them with open arms, with talk about Zoom, Skype,…

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Zoom alternatives
Free Videoconferencing: What are the Zoom Alternatives?

Even before these crazy times of Covid-19, the mobile workforce phenomenon was on the rise. Technology allows us to stay connected, access our work and communicate constantly with our team no matter where we are in the world. People could work from home, from the beach, from the waiting room at the dentist. In a…

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framework for office 365 migration
A Framework for Migrating to Microsoft Office 365

You’ve decided to move your business across to Microsoft Office 365. Congratulations – enhanced communications, improved efficiency and a generally slicker operation are within reach. But… the migration doesn’t just happen. There’s a process to it that can be daunting, especially if you’re unfamiliar with the software. Your data doesn’t just magically appear in Office…

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Microsoft Office 365 Brisbane
A Guide to Microsoft Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 is the internationally-recognised standard setter of productivity software. Countless organisations around the globe depend on it for their daily work processes. Yet there still seems to be a lack of familiarity with what Office 365 actually offers and what it can do for your business. Smile IT is going to dispel that…

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Ten Best Microsoft Azure Tools
The Ten Best Microsoft Azure Tools

We’re big fans of Microsoft Azure here at Smile IT. This is the game changing cloud technology of the future – you can read exactly what it is in this blog post here. Today we’re going to go a bit deeper into the actual Azure services, and look at the ten best Microsoft Azure tools…

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