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Why you should sack your IT guy

Many businesses employ the services of an "IT guy" - an IT contractor who is contacted from time to time when their technology breaks, or when they need changes made, such as new users starting, or setting up a new laptop. Many who take this approach to their IT...

Standardise on an end user device with Microsoft

Agreeing on a standard for end user devices such as a laptop can increase productivity, maximise employee work time and lower costs on device maintenance and training. To provide an example of standardisation, I will focus on the benefits of standardising on the...

7 Questions To Ask When Selecting an IT Support Partner

Your choice for an IT support partner should not be taken lightly, regardless of your business size. There are many factors that contribute to the selection process of an IT company. A primary factor is selecting an IT support provider that understands your business...

Benefits of moving to the cloud

Cloud computing can provide great benefits for small and medium businesses, but for many business owners and administrators, these benefits may not be obvious. Let’s take a quick look at cloud computing and a few of the benefits it can provide to your business. 1....

Do You Know How Secure Your Business Is?

Small and medium businesses are being targeted by cyber criminals more than ever. Security measures typically in place in these environments are no longer effective against the types of attacks we are seeing today. Where a standard antivirus product and a competent...

Increasing productivity with technology

We are always looking at innovative ways to improve staff productivity in the work place, with both quick wins and long-term changes to business processes and tools. Innovation contributes to the success of many businesses across all industries. With the vast number...

Why are you moving to the Cloud?

Cloud services have been a hot topic for a number of years now. The ABS carried out a survey across 6640 Australian businesses during 2013-14. Less than one in five businesses reported using a paid cloud service.

Technology – Prevent the fire before it occurs

Recently I was called by a business that had been experiencing intermittent performance issues with their office network for months. After visiting their office for the first time, I learnt that staff lost hours of productivity each day due to ‘slow’ access to key...

Reach your potential – Q&A Scott Miller

In my line of work, I meet many entrepreneurs who are at different stages of their business journey. Some people who are running their first startup, through to serial entrepreneurs on to their next business venture. For this article I have taken a step back from...

5 ‘essential’ apps for small business

In this day and age, new business applications and tools can equip small business to play alongside the large corporations by accelerating productivity, efficiency and reducing costs. Although this may be the case, there is still some misconception that technology is...

Mobile Device Management for Business

The popularity of mobile devices combined with the sheer volume of apps available at our fingertips, open up a new world of opportunities and advantages for business. Communication has never been easier. Sharing and editing documents can be carried out while sitting...

Protect your data from being held ransom

Ransomware is malicious software that has been designed to lock you out of your data and in some cases your computer, to hold your information ransom. Paying the ransom does not always result in getting your data back, and in some cases, may fuel repeat attacks in the...

What happened to our basic health checks?

I would hope most of you would agree that health checks are beneficial in many areas of life. Whether it’s a check up at the dentist, or having your car inspected, it can really pay off to be pro-active and catch potential problems early. Recently our team has carried...

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Welcome to our Lanter Technologies page! Through this page we will share technological news and updates for small and medium business empowering you to make informative decisions for your IT needs. My name is Rob; I have been in the IT industry for 15 years... it has...

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