Entries by Lisa Bell

Does the POPI Act Affect Sending Emails to your Clients?

The yes or no about sending an email As we all know, with new rules come new limitations.  With these limitations comes the fear of pressing the SEND button. But, do we need to be wary or do we simply need to be aware! The straightforward answer is regarding sending emails – BE AWARE! Must […]

Mianzo Asset Management Showcase

What were the technical challenges you were experiencing previously? When the company initially started, we had no IT infrastructure. We used our home equipment to run the business. Then, so many technical challenges came along. We needed to ensure that we partner with a trustworthy and reliable company that creates that technical cover we required […]

How safe is your data?

‘How safe is your data’ is like asking ‘how long is a piece of string’, we assume there is no accurate answer… How wrong we are to assume that! Smaller businesses, operational anywhere, from commercial premises to your living room, are all at threat and our data, entered into our machines from wherever needs to […]

How safe and reliable are Cloud Storage and data-sharing?

Flop Proof? How safe and reliable is cloud storage? Do you think cloud storage is hack free and watertight, or are you living with your head in the clouds? While cloud storage keeps your data secure from fires, floods, hurricanes and computer meltdowns, it is still vulnerable in the sense that it is in the […]

Cybersecurity is critical while working remotely

Cybersecurity – first things first, get protected! Understanding remote working and the cybersecurity awareness that goes with that is the first step in protecting your business! Your business is to make sure all employees know that data security is a priority. Believe it or not, some employees today might still not be aware that data […]

Case Study – Zone Security

We met Zone Security through a Networking Database called SCnet (Supplier Chain Network) and they have been a client with us since May 2020.   1. What were the technical challenges you were experiencing previously? Support issues with regards to our internet connectivity and backup power supplies. We could hardly get hold of our previous […]

What’s Up with WhatsApp?

In this digital world we live in; there will always be a few niggles and worries creeping in. The WhatsApp debacle regarding their new policy was the most recent, and boy did it cause an up-in-arms reaction.  And, mostly because the public didn’t understand the policy, or more accurately, that WhatsApp owners didn’t communicate it […]

Gone Phishing!

Oh, the joys of sitting down and enjoying a sip of your favourite drink whilst you wait for the fish to bite! “Open your eyes, yes, you!” No, we are not really fishing; however, and ironically, if you do not open your eyes and become more aware of another form of fishing, you will not […]

Changing to Grow – Growing to Change

We believe in growing to change! Besides the obvious reasons (which many are not even aware of), we moved from a CC (Close Corporation) to a Pty (LTD) (Proprietary Limited). For many, this may seem like a mundane and generally obvious move, but it was quite a monumental growth move for us. While the benefits […]