Data Privacy & Protection

How to Prepare for the New GDPR

It’s now less than two years until the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect. In our last post we looked at the impact this will have upon organisations. Here, we outline the practical steps you can take to prepare for this new climate of increased regulation. First […]


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A Virus Backup Plan: Responding When the Worst Happens

Extortion. Ransom. Cyber criminals. No, this isn’t a description of the latest best-seller. For many, however, it could be the start of a very bad day at the office. Unless, that is, you have a virus backup plan in place beforehand. What happens to turn an average day into a […]


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4 Things to Remember When Securing Your Enterprise IT

Security and data breaches continue to hit the IT news streams this week. Classified data on Scorpene submarines has made its way into the public domain –putting the national security of a number of nations at risk. Ransomware is making headlines, as well. Trend Micro reports that in the first […]


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Disposing of IT Assets: How Not to Have Your Information Stolen on eBay

Some organisations dispose of their IT assets by recycling what they can and discarding the rest. For others, the process involves reselling parts that still hold some market value. And although today’s IT disposition industry claims to have a strong focus on compliance, governance and security, there are still several […]


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Urgent vs. Important: Balancing Your Disaster Recovery Budget

Gone are the days that we would use tape to bring IT systems back from a disaster. Cloud-based architecture makes the process simple and fast. Unfortunately, while complexity has decreased, cost has not. Having no plan is not an option. The question instead has become: “How do I streamline my […]


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