Microsoft Teams Tips

Become a Microsoft Teams Power User

Anyone who has been following Smile IT knows what a big fan we are of Microsoft Teams. An office communication juggernaut, Teams streamlines internal and external interactions and is an immense boost to productivity. Teams may be an easy program to get the hang of, but behind the ease-of-use lurks…
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Happy world smile day

Happy World Smile Day!

Of all years, this is the year we need World Smile Day. 2020 has been a tricky trot, a rough ride, a heck of a journey. But we’re doing well. Australians have banded together and we can’t help but feel proud of how we’ve navigated the murky waters of 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…
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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…
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Two Factor Authentication

Client Success Story – Two Factor Authentication

How Smile IT Helped a Large Company Reduce Their Security Risk through Two Factor Authentication. The Need for Help Our client has a large operation spread over multiple sites. They were growing increasingly concerned about their network and data security, as more and more phishing attacks were being experienced. With…
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2FA

Two Factor Authentication (2FA) Explained

What is 2FA? In a nutshell, two factor authentication, or 2FA, is an important and increasingly popular means of securing an online account. Here’s a simple definition: 2FA is an extra layer of security applied to a login process. Normally to access an online account, you type in a username…
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what is the cloud

Let’s Clarify “The Cloud”

It’s an inescapable buzz term of the tech industry these days, and most businesses are using the cloud in some way. (Unless you’re still working on typewriters. Then we can’t help you.) Yet despite its omnipresence, it’s one of those arbitrary terms that’s hard to describe. We’re going to try…
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