Xero Data Backup

Why you should consider Xero Data Backup for your accountancy firm

Ignoring the need for a third-party backup is a major gamble. Xero’s own Services Agreement states: “You must maintain copies of all data inputted into the service. Xero expressly excludes liability for any loss of data no matter how caused.”
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Survey on risk of data loss and cybercrime

Wondering how best to fend off new cyber threats? Curious about what your peers are doing?

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Benefits of Outsourced Data Backup

Analysing the benefits of outsourced data backup

There are many reasons that businesses and their IT teams may weigh up the option to backup and protect data with an inhouse solutions versus outsourcing data backup.

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Cyber-Criminals Targeting Schools

What can schools do about being soft targets?

Cyber-criminals are increasingly viewing education institutions as easy prey. No surprise then that the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) recently warned of a spike in the targeting of schools, universities and colleges.

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Data Protection for Google Outages

Google outage is a data protection wake-up call for businesses

The majority of Google services went down yesterday, leading to widespread disruption all around the world. Users were left waiting for almost an hour before hearing they could regain access. 

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Reasons to backup G Suite

7 Reasons to back up G Suite using a third party

With new critical data being generated across G Suite, IT teams need to consider how they back up G Suite data and ensure against data loss or corruption.

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7 pay-offs one-stop data management gives MSPs

The Covid-19 pandemic has forced many managed service providers to seek faster, easier and more scalable ways to manage their customers’ data.

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POPIA makes SA CEOs more accountable

Following a three-month delay due to coronavirus – and more than seven years after its enactment – the Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act has finally come into force. 

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Microsoft Teams Backup

6 reasons why you need Microsoft Teams backup

The huge uptake in Microsoft’s Teams app is yet another indication that we have changed the way we work – maybe forever.

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Protecting G Suite data – who’s responsible?

As millions of people work from home to reduce the spread of coronavirus, the adoption of cloud computing, productivity and collaboration tools such as G Suite continues to grow at a pace.

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How safe is Zoom? Key is end-to-end encryption

The video conferencing platform Zoom has come under increasing scrutiny for data security and privacy vulnerabilities despite its recent, rapid surge in popularity.

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Rise in laptop sales leads to data protection worries

An unwelcome repercussion of employees snapping up laptops for home working ahead of the coronavirus lockdown has been an even bigger spike in cyber-criminal activity.

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