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Sentrian's Centurions to walk 55 km for Oxfam

James Sowry  April 23, 2018 News & Announcements

 
We're taking on Oxfam's annual walking endurance challenge, Trailwalker, to help fight poverty. The event goes beyond finishing as fast as possible, it's critical for us to work as a team.

Data breaches hit more than half of Australian businesses

Matt Blowes  April 20, 2018 Security

 
A new report details how far there is to go combating data breaches with human error remaining the leading cause, with malicious attacks following closely.

Gmail design to be refreshed, new smart features coming soon

Matt Blowes  April 17, 2018 Technology

 
Google is adding several new features like smart replies and confidential email to its popular Gmail service. See a preview of the changes before they go live.

Patches released to mitigate Meltdown & Spectre

Matt Blowes  April 12, 2018 Security

 
More than three months after the vulnerabilities were revealed, Microsoft, AMD & Intel have released their planned fixes for Meltdown & Spectre. But some older PCs won't be receiving any help.

Sentrian Melbourne Data Centre goes live

James Sowry  April 04, 2018 Cloud Services, Managed Services, News & Announcements, Sentrian One

 
We've added to our Brisbane and Sydney bases with a new Melbourne data centre to improve performance for our Victorian-based clients.

Look-alike website addresses a growing threat

Matt Blowes  March 28, 2018 Security

 
Users can be tricked into accessing fake websites without realising - even if you're actively watching out. See how Punycode phishing works and why it's an important cyber security issue.

How-to create a good password in 2018

Matt Blowes  March 19, 2018 How To, Security

 
Taking five minutes to create a secure password can revolutionise your account security. See our three steps to securing your accounts with an effective password.

OWA for iPhone, iPad & Android to be replaced by Outlook app

Matt Blowes  March 15, 2018 Technology, Office 365

 
Microsoft is finally dropping support for one of its two mobile email apps. But OWA users may be unsettled by the change. Find out when the OWA apps will stop working and how to replace them.

Automation, data security & blockchain impacting accountants in 2018

Matt Blowes  March 13, 2018 IT Trends, Accounting

 
Ahead of the Accounting Business Expo in Sydney, we look at three ways technology will make its mark on the profession in 2018.