Key Takeaways from DattoConNOW 2021 13th October 2021. Managed service providers from around the world eagerly tuned in to DattoConNOW 2021 from their homes and offices; from PCs, laptops and all manner of devices. We in Datapac were proud to attend this event hosted by Datto’s worldwide team of product and technical experts. There was […]
Getting hit with a Ransomware attack which has the potential to infect devices across the entire network and compromise organisation-wide operations is an ICT professional’s worst nightmare become reality. There are a number of steps which should be followed to help mitigate the damage and disruption when you’ve been hit with Ransomware. Isolate – It […]
The IT industry has experienced a period of exponential growth both at home in Ireland and across the globe. This boom shows no signs of subsiding. As the complexity of the modern business environment continues to deepen, the relationships between organisations and IT and, by association, IT Professionals, becomes ever more entwined. Having evolved within […]
Zero day bugs, succinctly described as “the malicious actors got here first” occur where software manufacturers, in this case Microsoft, were “zero days” ahead of the bad guys. As it stands, there currently is no patch for this ailment. From what is currently know about the Windows Zero Day CVE-2021-40444 bug, the infiltration can occur […]
In our previous instalment of the Disaster Recovery (DR) Plan series we detailed the vital importance that a DR plan plays in ensuring the continuity of an organisation’s key operations in the event of a disaster striking. This article aims to establish and outline the procedures which should be followed and the questions which should […]
In a recent article, we detailed the many benefits that a graduate programme can bring to new graduates. In the modern business ecosystem this is just one side of coin; the benefits which graduates bring to organisations cannot be overstated. In this article we shed light on a few of these benefits. New Perspectives No […]
Disasters which affect the operational functionality and integrity of an organisation’s IT infrastructure are an eventuality that every organisation will face. It isn’t a matter of “if” but rather “when” it will occur. In Ireland, the stark reality of this fact was highlighted earlier this year when on the 14th of May the Health Service […]
Graduate programmes have been a mainstay of the corporate environment both in Ireland and abroad for many years. They have proved themselves as an invaluable tool to both the graduate and the employer and they are most certainly here to stay. These programmes can be critical for students to help bridge the often daunting chasm […]
Ransomware is everywhere. Every industry has been impacted by this menace of the digital twenty first century. Cyber Warfare is happening right in front of our eyes on a monumental scale with no signs of easing up. Large profits and lack of prosecution means the perpetrators will be around for the foreseeable future. But how […]
World Youth Skills Day: Investing in Ireland’s digital future World Youth Skills Day, which falls today, highlights the importance of equipping young people with the necessary skills for employment and entrepreneurship, and the value of continued development and training programmes to bridge skills gaps. The theme for 2021 is reimagining youth skills post-pandemic to […]
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