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James Sowry

Over 26 years ago, James opened the doors of his first business venture – an IT services company operating from a tiny office in Brisbane. He now leads a team of 40 IT professionals delivering hosted cloud infrastructure, managed IT services, and collaborative software development for businesses across Australia. James helps business leaders chart their digital strategy, identify opportunities for business improvement and innovation, choose and operate effective technology platforms and maintain effective operations with timely and reliable support.

Recent Posts

Working From Home Guidelines for COVID-19

James Sowry  March 25, 2020 COVID-19, working from home

 
It seems the entire planet of previously office based staff are moving to working from home, and all at the same time.  Following are some tips to surviving and thriving in this new world order, whether you're a WFH newbie or a seasoned campaigner.

Sentrian's Response To COVID-19

James Sowry  March 17, 2020 News & Announcements, COVID-19

 
Sentrian has implemented measures to protect the health and safety of our team while providing the best service possible to our clients during the continuing COVID-19 crisis.

A Guide To Planning Your Response to COVID-19

James Sowry  March 13, 2020 News & Announcements, COVID-19

 
The spreading Coronavirus is impacting Australian businesses, Sentrian is working with organisations to plan & implement a response to the COVID-19 threat.

Being work ready for the spread of COVID-19

James Sowry  March 04, 2020 News & Announcements, Opinion

 
The rapidly spreading Coronavirus is impacting global economies and is predicted to effect us at a local level. How can you be best prepared?

Microsoft's Managed Meeting Rooms:  Meeting room management made easy

James Sowry  November 27, 2019 Collaboration, IT Trends

 
Managed Meeting Rooms is an add-on service for Microsoft’s Teams Rooms, purposed to ensure organisations collaborate with seamless and productive meetings.

Right pace for wireless display technology

James Sowry  September 26, 2019 Collaboration, IT Trends, Opinion

 
In a world of remarkable business stories, Crestron Airmedia 2.0 is an easy standout with its HD wireless presentation technology.

The world beyond passwords

James Sowry  September 24, 2019 Improvement, Security

 
Weak passwords account for a staggering 81% of data breaches around the world, and are costly to maintain - it’s time for an alternative solution.

Are you using Microsoft Teams to reduce e-mail?

James Sowry  September 13, 2019 Collaboration, Microsoft 365

 
Microsoft Teams will improve productivity with on-line meetings and chat, collaborating on files and working with favourite apps - all within Office 365.

Sentrian are on the move!

James Sowry  August 15, 2019 News & Announcements

 
After 22 years, nearly as many renovations, and countless fond memories, we are saying goodbye to the office we have called home for over 2 decades.