reputation

There are an increasing number of companies using managed services to fill their IT needs, whether it’s simple telecommunications services or a fully-hosted network delivering business-critical applications via the cloud. With the plethora of options available to IT managers, how can you find the solution that’s best for you? Keep you running Many mid-business companies More…

Date posted: 18/04/13
recruitment

With IT budgets under pressure, you have to make every new hire count. How can you make sure you hire people with skills and traits that will give you the edge through 2013 and beyond, and keep the good staff you’ve already got? Look within Hiring is an expensive, time-consuming process that still delivers a More…

Date posted: 6/03/13
clous

Steve Wozniak set off a storm with his recent claims that the cloud was risky. Wozniak fears that by transferring our data to the cloud we are losing control and ownership of our data. While some agree with his claims, others strongly dispute them. So what is the truth: are we losing control of our More…

Date posted: 5/09/12
frustration

It’s a rare SME for which IT isn’t integral – meaning that when IT breaks, the trouble it causes can be substantial. This fact contributes to the frustration SMEs feel when their IT systems don’t perform. What also contributes is what they perceive as a lack of help from the industry when things go wrong. More…

Date posted: 22/06/12
switching

Switching IT providers can be a tough decision. Even when a business is disappointed with its current service, moving camps tends to be a decision that’s often pondered but rarely made. What can you do if you’re unhappy with your IT provider? 1. Go to leave, then… stay At the end of a less than More…

Date posted: 8/06/12
australian_money

As the financial year draws to a close, many businesses will be considering their IT budgets for the next 12 months. How much to spend, and where to spend it, are the two key questions that businesses will face. Given the state of the economy in the last few years, some have been putting off More…

Date posted: 25/05/12
manage

As IT becomes more central to business operations, the management of IT services is, unsurprisingly, an increasingly busy task. Where once an internal IT team may have comfortably self-managed every aspect of a business’s infrastructure, the configuration, maintenance and support demands of today’s numerous systems can be overwhelming – not to mention costly. Hence, the More…

Date posted: 28/03/12
scroll

There’s a lot of talk about two-speed and slowing economies, with warnings of a new economic crisis brewing in the Eurozone. Understandably, many businesses are therefore wary about investing in new projects at the moment – preferring instead to conserve their reserves as part of a wait-and-see approach. That’s sensible. But when it comes to More…

Date posted: 9/03/12
Cloud Mistakes

Something we can probably look forward to in 2012 is less hype around the cloud. That’s because the cloud has now become one of the mainstays of business computing, more an expectation than a novelty. If businesses aren’t already using it, then chances are it will be an integral part of their next technology upgrade More…

Date posted: 30/01/12

Switzer – 04 January 2012 When your company is one of only two companies to make BRW’s Fast 100list for seven years on a trot, it certainly suggests the driver of Brennan IT knows something or two about the fast lane of business growth and how to stay there. Dave Stevens is the founder and More…

Date posted: 4/01/12
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