Employees’ social media profiles can put company data at risk

Even for companies that have robust IT Security solutions in place, protecting networks and data is growing increasingly complex as security gaps emerge where they are least expected. With the emphasis on technology to protect data assets from threats from the outside, internal threats – such as a company’s employees – are often overlooked. Gateways… Continue reading

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Multi-national logistics company chooses Microsoft Azure to tighten security and optimise data centre costs

Summary A multi-national Logistics Company had identified Azure as the target for rapid expansion but were concerned about the potential loss of security features that had already been developed in the existing data centre infrastructure. AVeS Cyber Security took their Azure environment down to a low-level Technical Design with a focus on Security and hardening… Continue reading

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Developing Business Agility through Office 365

More and more companies are moving towards online exchange because of the advantages that this option offers. The benefits include freeing up of internal resources, reducing corporate liability, lowering overhead costs and better uptime. According to Microsoft, the uptime for Office 365 is 99.9%, which equals to about 5 minutes of downtime in a year.… Continue reading

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Increasing Efficiency with Exchange 2013 Hybrid through Office 365

Hybrid exchange is fast becoming the popular choice amongst large organizations with a large amount of data and users in their networks. In this particular instance an international company that manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, utilities, forestry machines, and industrial machinery approached AVeS for their services.   The organization needed an Exchange Hybrid… Continue reading

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Strategic Business Planning through Office 365 Proof of Concept

AEL Mining Services, a member of the JSE-listed AECI Group in South Africa, is a leading developer, producer and supplier of commercial explosives, initiating systems and blasting services for mining, quarrying and construction markets in Africa and Indonesia. With its head office at Modderfontein in Johannesburg, South Africa, AEL Mining Services comprises of 16 businesses… Continue reading

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