Data Breach Defence: 5 Steps to Secure Your Business

Data Breach Defence

Data breaches are more than just a headline, they’re a significant threat to businesses of all sizes, making preventative measures a necessity, not an option. The numbers paint a worrying picture. In 2023, a staggering 71% of Irish businesses experienced at least one cyber attack, and experts predict that by 2026, half of all organisations … Read more

6 Signs it’s Time to Switch IT Providers

Choosing the right IT provider is crucial for the success of your business. They’re responsible for keeping your systems running smoothly, protecting your data, and ensuring that your team are productive. However, not all IT providers are created equal. If you’ve been with your current IT provider for a while and are starting to notice … Read more

8 Ways to Create a Secure and Compliant IT Environment

Data is the lifeblood of all organisations. From customer records to financial transactions, sensitive data flows through the veins of every business. However, as the value of data has surged, so too have the threats to its security. Maintaining a compliant IT environment is crucial for safeguarding this valuable asset. The increasing frequency and severity … Read more

The Business Benefits of Mobile Device Management

To be effective, your business’ security strategy needs to be multi-layered and comprehensive. This means properly managing and securing every possible threat vector, including your endpoint devices. But how can you do this? Introduce mobile device management (MDM). Mobile device management refers to the administration of devices, including phones, laptops and tablets. MDM ensures the … Read more

What is the cloud, and how can it benefit your business?

Businesses are rapidly embracing cloud computing and shifting their IT resources for one simple reason: the cloud offers a long list of benefits that traditional on-premises models can’t match. It’s a game-changer that gives companies a competitive edge, drives efficiencies, and unlocks new opportunities for growth and success. As the most recent annual Flexera State of the … Read more

Protect Your Remote Workforce with Azure Virtual Desktop Security

As businesses across the globe have adapted to a remote working model, the need for more robust security measures has naturally increased. Remote co-workers are naturally more vulnerable, particularly when they might be connecting via an unsecured network or using personal devices without the proper protections in place. Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD), a desktop and application … Read more

Ortus Shortlisted for the Tech Excellence Awards 2023

We’re excited to announce that Ortus has been selected as a finalist for the coveted ‘Best Place to Work’ award at the upcoming Tech Excellence Awards 2023. The awards, now in their 21st year, celebrate the very best in tech and recognise the outstanding achievements of companies in the Irish tech sector. The ‘Best Place … Read more

Don’t Get Hooked: How to Protect your Business from Smishing Attacks

As mobile devices become an integral part of modern business, they’ve also become a popular target for cybercriminals looking to exploit vulnerabilities in smartphone security. By targeting mobile devices through smishing attacks, attackers can compromise sensitive information, deliver malware, or steal money from unsuspecting victims. These types of attacks can have devastating consequences for businesses, … Read more