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Roger Smith
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Owner at R & I ICT Consulting Services Pty Ltd

Member Since August 2013

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Amazon #1 Best Selling Author | Experienced Cybercrime and Cyber Security Expert | Speaker | Consultant | Trainer

You know how frustrating and frightening it is getting the right information about protecting yourself, your business and your client information from the digital world?
I solve this.
I put your business on a strict diet of good technology, the best management, meaningful adaptability and required compliance to make your business digital secure.

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Why you’re business still doesn’t have a managed service provider—but It should

Managed services have been available in Australia for some time, but this service has been slow to catch on.  There are three main reasons this form of service isn’t as successful as it should be...

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Neil Steggall
Neil Steggall, Partner at Wardour Capital Partners

Asked this question - Leadership

What is the number one skill required to build a successful SME?

If you had to choose a single skill or trait you consider essential to SME success what would it...

Hardware and software

"Stop the world I want to get off" - the digital revolution and some food for thought

"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light...

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Hardware and software

Why outdated hardware and software is bad for business!

A few months ago, I was visiting a business, in the process of possibly taking them on as a client.  We had just completed a full audit of their network and were discussing the results.  No sales ...

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Server, networking and security

Managed service professionals: the better option for SMEs

A business of any size that fails to manage its ICT is a real threat to the data of individuals.  Small and medium businesses and not for profit organizations worldwide are being threatened with ci...

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Server, networking and security

The fukushima disaster and cybercrime: how criminals exploit your most generous impulses

It is a well-known fact that events of a global interest are exploited by cyber criminals for financial gain.  Natural disasters are a golden opportunity for cyber criminals and cyber vandals, whos...

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Server, networking and security

How do we protect our children when we don’t understand cyber space ourselves

Technology has changed the world.  From cloud computing to GPS, from tablets to mobile apps, we are all in the grips of technology, and it is only going to get more entangled in our lives.  It is ...

Read more
Information technology

10 most common excuses heard from end users

In the business world, people seem to find the most bizarre reasons for calling the ICT department.  Here is a list of ten that always seem to pop up when least expected.  Some of the responses be...

Read more
Server, networking and security

Here's a new one for you - Bring your Own Cloud (BYOC)

So, recently we were doing some work on a client’s site—small site, 20 users—and we were installing a new server with SBS.  And yes, we had specific reasons for going down the server-on-site pa...

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Server, networking and security

Individual Cyber Security Health Check - Get yours now!

Everyone uses the internet in some way.   At home we're Facebooking or looking up recipes; on the job we're working on the business CRM; when we're on the go, we're answering emails on a tablet or s...

Read more
Information technology

Why you’re business still doesn’t have a managed service provider—but It should

Managed services have been available in Australia for some time, but this service has been slow to catch on.  There are three main reasons this form of service isn’t as successful as it should be...

Read more
Hardware and software

"Stop the world I want to get off" - the digital revolution and some food for thought

"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light...

Read more
Hardware and software

Why outdated hardware and software is bad for business!

A few months ago, I was visiting a business, in the process of possibly taking them on as a client.  We had just completed a full audit of their network and were discussing the results.  No sales ...

Read more
Server, networking and security

Managed service professionals: the better option for SMEs

A business of any size that fails to manage its ICT is a real threat to the data of individuals.  Small and medium businesses and not for profit organizations worldwide are being threatened with ci...

Read more
Server, networking and security

The fukushima disaster and cybercrime: how criminals exploit your most generous impulses

It is a well-known fact that events of a global interest are exploited by cyber criminals for financial gain.  Natural disasters are a golden opportunity for cyber criminals and cyber vandals, whos...

Read more
Server, networking and security

How do we protect our children when we don’t understand cyber space ourselves

Technology has changed the world.  From cloud computing to GPS, from tablets to mobile apps, we are all in the grips of technology, and it is only going to get more entangled in our lives.  It is ...

Read more
Information technology

10 most common excuses heard from end users

In the business world, people seem to find the most bizarre reasons for calling the ICT department.  Here is a list of ten that always seem to pop up when least expected.  Some of the responses be...

Read more
Server, networking and security

Here's a new one for you - Bring your Own Cloud (BYOC)

So, recently we were doing some work on a client’s site—small site, 20 users—and we were installing a new server with SBS.  And yes, we had specific reasons for going down the server-on-site pa...

Read more
Server, networking and security

Individual Cyber Security Health Check - Get yours now!

Everyone uses the internet in some way.   At home we're Facebooking or looking up recipes; on the job we're working on the business CRM; when we're on the go, we're answering emails on a tablet or s...

Read more
Server, networking and security

October is cyber security month - what are you doing to protect yourself?

Let’s do it differently this year.   Each October for the last 5 years has been cyber security month, but nothing changes and nothing seems to improve.   When it comes to protecting ourselves we...

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Neil Steggall
Neil Steggall, Partner at Wardour Capital Partners

Asked this question - Leadership

What is the number one skill required to build a successful SME?

If you had to choose a single skill or trait you consider essential to SME success what would it...

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Want to know the cost of copywriting to rewrite a few web pages I am working on. I have basic idea...

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