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Quick Take 5: Friday Wrap up

Quick Take 5: Friday Wrap up

May 22, 2020

Heading into the weekend with quick take 5 we talk about the evolving state of Cyber Security and the future of work from home.

Episode 5: What is Managed IT and Why do you need it?

Episode 5: What is Managed IT and Why do you need it?

May 20, 2020

In Episode 5 of The Tech Factor we talk all about Managed IT, what is it, how is it different to calling someone up when something goes wrong (break/fix) and why do you need it in the modern world of IT.

Quick Take Episode 4 Friday Wrap

Quick Take Episode 4 Friday Wrap

May 15, 2020

Welcome to another Friday wrap, we talk about the worrying trend of constant data breaches and ransomware in the COVID-19 environment and discuss why this might be and finish off with a discussion about XXXX beer.

Episode 4: 5 ways to improve your businesses wifi

Episode 4: 5 ways to improve your businesses wifi

May 12, 2020

In this episode of The Tech Factor we explore the 5 best ways you can do to improve your businesses wifi

The Tech Factor Quick Take Friday news wrap 8th May

The Tech Factor Quick Take Friday news wrap 8th May

May 8, 2020

The Tech Factor does a quick wrap up of the weeks events in IT and Cybersecurity

Episode 3: How one Aged Care facility is keeping their doors open amongst COVID-19

Episode 3: How one Aged Care facility is keeping their doors open amongst COVID-19

May 5, 2020

In this episode we explore how one Aged Care Facility is keeping their doors open amongst COVID-19, what strategies did they use and how have they made it work and a little bit about technology at the end.

Special Guest, Bruce Tually, St Andrews Ballina.

The Tech Factor Quick Take Friday news wrap

The Tech Factor Quick Take Friday news wrap

May 1, 2020

In this episode we wrap up the week that was with COVID-19 cures and free access to Google Meet

Episode 2: How to run my business phone system from home

Episode 2: How to run my business phone system from home

April 28, 2020

In this episode of The Tech Factor we explore options for running your business phone system from home, how to tell if you have a system that's capable and a bit about the 3CX platform and it's cloud functionality for those looking for options

The Tech Factor Quick Take on the Australian COVIDSafe app

The Tech Factor Quick Take on the Australian COVIDSafe app

April 27, 2020

Today on The Tech Factor Quick Take we talk about the Australian Government's COVIDSafe App that's been downloaded over 1 million times since it's launch yesterday, we talk the pro's/con's about Security, Privacy but also the bigger picture being the political and ethical aspects of the application with special Guest Jame Rose, Co-Founder contentsnare.com and all around app expert

Episode 1: The 5 most important cybersecurity measures for your business

Episode 1: The 5 most important cybersecurity measures for your business

April 21, 2020

In Episode one of The Tech Factor, your Hosts Ben Smith (IT Consultant for 20 years @ ClubIT) and Sam Read (All round IT Guru @ ClubIT) talk about the 5 most important cybersecurity measures that apply to all businesses that you should be implementing today.  Most businesses have some kind of antivirus or firewall and just assume this is IT security but they forget about the key fundamentals of Cyber Security we break them down over this podcast.