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How can you troubleshoot your network issues and improve its security with a limited budget and a laptop?

Network issues and security problems can happen at any point, particularly when you are not prepared to respond appropriately and fast. To investigate these issues, you’ll need access to your network for 100% visibility of what is causing the problem. … Read More

802.11ax Migration Checklist

With the increasing reliance on wireless with Wave-2 802.11ac and now 802.11ax (or Wi-Fi 6 as it is being called) there is a good migration checklist for organisations who need Wi-Fi environments to perform and not just exist. This original … Read More

Remote Site Troubleshooting

Are Network Connectivity Problems a Thing of the Past? Every year, networks become more reliable. New standards promise interoperability, new devices simplify configuration and advanced monitoring solutions offer to detect problems before users are impacted. IT departments are entering an … Read More

Quick Tips to Work Faster & Smarter

Our increased dependence on complex information systems, with ever-growing numbers of network endpoints, makes the role of IT first responders a critical one. More work is being demanded of fewer, often less-skilled, network and PC technicians. The sprawl of their … Read More

Why would Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Affect My Business?

In May 2018, the European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect. It’s the most comprehensive piece of privacy legislation developed by any jurisdiction to date and goes way beyond the requirements of Australia’s current privacy … Read More

Why You Need to Test How Secure Your IoT Devices Are

By 2020 the number of Internet of Things (IoT) devices installed across the world will be more than twice the figure for 2017, according to analyst firm Gartner. There are already around 8.4 billion connected devices today and Gartner says … Read More

30 Days until Mandatory Data Breach Notification Becomes Law

Australia has recently enacted new legislation on the federal level to bring its data security practices in line with nations like the United States. This was initiated with the intent of streamlining international cooperation concerning data storage on a corporate … Read More

What’s the point of penetration testing?

With Australia’s recent introduction of a mandatory data breach notification regime, it’s more important than ever to invest in cyber security. If an organisation has grounds to believe that there has been an eligible data breach, it must notify customers … Read More

IT Security Vendor Testing

Here at PlexNet we spend most of our time working with customers, providing solutions and generally trying to do the best we can for all our clients. From time to time though we also get to read what’s out there … Read More