Posts Tagged ‘Phoenix Distribution’

  • Simon Campbell-Young, CEO of specialist distributor Phoenix Software (image: Phoenix)

    Cleaning your digital footprints

    May 8, 2014 • OpinionComments Off

    These days, most people have several online accounts. Anyone with a smartphone or who uses a PC regularly probably has multiple accounts – from social media, blogs, Web sites, special offer sites – the list goes on. Unfortunately, this means that our most...

  • Simon Campbell-Young, CEO of Phoenix Distribution. (Image source: Phoenix Distribution)

    Avoiding the insider threat of data disclosure

    March 20, 2014 • OpinionComments Off

    The inadvertent disclosure of sensitive data can happen in a flash. Whether it is an employee posting to a micro-blogging site, or carrying documents containing confidential information in plain sight of anyone who walks past, these disclosures can be...

  • Simon Campbell-Young, CEO of specialist distributor Phoenix Software (image: Phoenix)

    Cloud drives data security

    March 14, 2014 • Cloud Computing, OpinionComments Off

    At one time, the cloud was touted as an efficient and easy way to store information. Today, we don’t send photos via email or carry documents on USB drives. The cloud is where it is at, a place where we all meet to exchange information. We store everything...

  • Simon Campbell-Young, CEO of Phoenix Distribution. (Image source: Phoenix Distribution)

    Is your company’s software legit?

    December 2, 2013 • Opinion, Southern AfricaComments Off

    The use of business software, in any sector, has become an integral part of an organisation’s ability to perform tasks with a greater degree of efficiency, accuracy and ease. In fact, the most successful companies in every industry build their business...

  • Anton Vukic, Sales Director at Phoenix Distribution (image: file)

    Disinformation in the information age

    October 22, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

    The Internet has opened up public access to endless research resources and information on just about anything, from anywhere and at any time. Student generations of yesterday with a thirst for knowledge scavenging endlessly through dusty archives have now...

  • Anton Vukic, Sales Director at Phoenix Distribution (image: Phoenix)

    Nearly half of Android users vulnerable

    September 4, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

    Mobile devices and apps are undoubtedly essential to our personal and professional lives, offering us 24/7 access to essential information. It comes as no surprise then that the adoption of smartphones and tablets, which provide internet connectivity and...

  • Malware never sleeps

    June 5, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

    Malware is always changing, adapting, being rewritten and re-released in a seemingly infinite number of ways, with the express intention of making your life difficult – and making the writers or owners of the code as much money as possible. Security threats...

  • Securing BYOD

    March 13, 2013 • OpinionComments Off

    As the Bring your Own Device trend continues to grow, the smarter, mobile, integrated workforce of the future is being shaped right now. In the process, it’s reshaping the companies it works for and the digital landscape we inhabit.   The common...

  • How the IT channel can retain customer loyalty

    November 30, 2012 • OpinionComments Off

    The advent and quick adoption of cloud has given many enterprise customers the ability to bypass the IT channel and purchase the services they need directly from the Web. However, there is a surprisingly simple way for the players in the channel to remain...