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Routers: Speed and Security

More then just that flashing box, lighting up like a disco in the corner of the room, routers play a particularly important role in keeping your business safe, and your data secure, as well as creating efficient, and safe remote working conditions. Here we look at the role of the router, and what you can

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Empowering your business using teams

Watch our recent webinar here and find out how Northland Kindergarten Association used teams to manage their remote working conditions during a tricky time, and how it may also be able to help your business.   Click here to watch the webinar If you have any problems downloading this webinar please reach out to us.

Why is a Password Management system important for businesses?

With the increased need for security, and rising Cyber Security threats, it is imperative that all businesses have a strong password management system. 80% of data breaches are caused by weak, reused or stolen passwords A password management system is able to store encrypted passwords online making digital security accessible and simple for businesses to manage the

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Microsoft Planner

What is Microsoft Planner and how can it help your business? Many businesses in Wanaka use Microsoft Planner. Planner is a tool within the Office 365 suite. Planner is an easy way to organize teamwork with intuitive, collaborative, and visual task management. Planner is simple, easy to use for new users, and included in the

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Avoiding document disaster webinar

This is part one of our four part series in the “Empower Series” of webinars. Here Quality Foods share how they streamlined their systems. You can watch the webinar here Meet Quality Food Southland Meet Quality Food Southland or QFS for short. What started as a humble bakery and Café in the 1900’s by Annie

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The POWER Trifecta Solution for Document Automation

Avoid document disaster The environment in which we operate has significantly changed. Businesses in New Zealand have been driven to embrace remote working. Every good business is constantly on the hunt for new ways to improve their efficiency, keep their costs down, and increase productivity and profit and decrease risk. What if we told you that

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How Northland Kindergarten Association used teams to solve their issues: 

Meet Northland Kindergarten Association: The Northland Kindergarten Association or NKA, has 25 kindergartens between Kaitaia in the Far North, to Ruawai in the heart of Kaipara. NKA were concerned about their IT setup, so they approached an IT Alliance member with the below key issues: They were running out of space on their server. Their

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More Funding Available from Regional Business Partners Network

The Regional Business Partners Network has more funding available for tourism related businesses in the Queenstown Lakes district. If you are a tourism business or supply a tourism business you could be eligible for upto $5000 funding for advice and support plus another $5000 for implementation of that business advice. Have you heard about the

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Microsoft 365 – More than Just Email

A cheat sheet to help you make the most of your subscription Written by: Peter Marshall, Voicecom Technologies If you have Microsoft 365 for business, we want to make sure you’re making the most of it. You’re already paying for the subscription so why not take advantage of a whole suite of integrated applications that

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The Cybersecurity Threat Landscape

Protecting your business with ESET Security Written by: Andrew Fergus, IT Alliance Now, more than ever, it is important to secure your data. Cybersecurity threats to your organisation, your staff and your clients are becoming a regular occurrence here in Otago. As these cybersecurity threats become more significant, it’s really important to understand what they

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