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Top 5 Tips to Secure your Business While Working from Home

by Powernet - Jan 9, 2022

Working from home is a shift that most businesses have had to adjust to. One of the biggest problems with working from a living space is security. Your business is especially vulnerable when you have many employees working in different locations. How are you to secure your company from home?

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TAGS: cyber security, managed service provider, outsourced, tips, Data Security, remote workforce, IT support

Benefits of Managed IT Services for Your Small Business

by Powernet - Dec 29, 2021

Small businesses can have a lot of plates to manage. Between technological failures and customer support, it can be tricky to keep everything in line all by yourself. This difficulty is where managed IT services come into play. Managed IT services have many benefits that can smooth out the day-to-day for any business owner.

 

Keep reading to learn more about the benefits of managed IT services for your small business. With proper support, you can help your company flourish and take advantage of all there is to offer. Small businesses can get a lot out of managed IT services that are difficult to obtain in a solo manner.

 

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TAGS: it security, cyber security, managed service provider, outsourced, tips, Data Security, IT support

Remote Desktop Usage During COVID-19 and Working From Home

by Powernet - Dec 22, 2021

As the pandemic stretches on it’s becoming increasingly clear that the emergency measures many businesses used at the beginning of the outbreak need to last longer than we expected. That means looking for solutions that work in the long term, not just the short term.

 

With more businesses relying on remote support services it’s time to start considering all their options.

One option that’s relatively easy for businesses to implement, but still offers good security, is to have employees connect to a remote desktop from home.

 

Here’s what you need to know about remote desktops, how they work, and what you should prepare for when your business decides to use one.

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TAGS: cyber security, managed service provider, outsourced, tips, Data Security, remote workforce, IT support

What to Expect from Your IT Support Provider

by Powernet - Dec 8, 2021

If you are looking to hire an IT support provider for your company, you might be wondering what you can expect. There are many services an IT support provider company offers, but there are also many they don’t. 

 

Keep reading to learn more about a few of the services you can expect from your IT support provider, and a few you cannot. There are many effective benefits they can offer to keep your company in working order.

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TAGS: cyber security, managed service provider, outsourced, tips, Data Security, IT support

How IT Support Service Providers Reduce Total IT Costs with Advanced Technology

by Powernet - Nov 23, 2021

Any business knows that IT costs can stack up over time. Between security breaches, training of new staff, and delayed responses, a drastic amount is spent on information technology each year. IT support service providers can solve this cost, reducing the amount spent by a business thanks to their advanced technology.

 

Read on to learn more about how an IT support service provider company can reduce the total cost with advanced technology. This price effectiveness is beneficial for any business, no matter the size. If you are thinking about investing in IT support service providers, this information will benefit you.

 

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TAGS: it security, cyber security, managed service provider, outsourced, tips, Data Security, IT support

How To Use Microsoft OneNote Like A Pro

by Powernet - Nov 16, 2021

Microsoft Office 365 is widely recognised as one of the most important pieces of office software out there. This means that Microsoft Office 365 support is also one of the most in-demand IT services out there. But you shouldn’t need to contact your Microsoft Office support team to learn how to use Microsoft OneNote like a pro.

 

OneNote is one of the most popular programs out there, and it’s great for keeping your notes and thoughts organised. OneNote can even be a great way to collect research materials and organise for a big project or presentation, but only if you know how to use it well.

 

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TAGS: managed service provider, outsourced, Microsoft, tips, Microsoft 365, IT support

Cyber Security Checklist for 2021

by Powernet - Nov 10, 2021

Cyber security is only getting more important for businesses, not less. As more businesses move their data online and rely on the internet for more essential functions of their business, hackers and other cybercriminals have even more opportunities to take advantage of the system.

 

That means that businesses need to be more careful than ever when it comes to their own cybersecurity.

You need to know what kinds of threats are out there, how to prevent your business from becoming vulnerable, and what to do in case of an attack.

 

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TAGS: it security, cyber security, managed service provider, outsourced, tips, Data Security, IT support

Best Office 365 Plan For your Organisation

by Powernet - Nov 1, 2021

Office 365 plans can be useful to any company, particularly in this day and age where so much work exists online. If you are thinking of investing in a plan, it can be overwhelming to select from the options available. Which one is best for your business?

 

Read on to learn more about the business-based office 365 plans available to you. All of them differ in price and services offered, so it is up to you to decide which will work best for your organisation. Having a solid foundational knowledge of the plans up for grabs will permit you to make the best choice you can.

 

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TAGS: managed service provider, outsourced, Microsoft, tips, Microsoft 365, IT support

Australian IT Managed Service Provider

by Powernet - Oct 25, 2021

Powernet has proudly served Australian businesses with all of their IT support services needs for nearly three decades. Choosing the right technical support services for your business is vital to your productivity and success. That’s why at Powernet, we go above and beyond to ensure that our clients have the support they need at all times.

 

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TAGS: managed service provider, outsourced, tips, IT support, productivity

An Introduction to Using Microsoft Planner

by Powernet - Oct 21, 2021

Microsoft Planner might be one of Microsoft 365’s most valuable apps for businesses. It’s designed to make collaboration a lot easier, and helps track progress on all projects, even when you’re working with a large team.

 

Of course, like all software, you need to learn how to use Microsoft Planner before you can use it to improve your team’s efficiency.

 

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TAGS: outsourced, Microsoft, tips, IT support, productivity, apps, teams