Mastering Microsoft Ep 5: How to Update Your Microsoft Account Security Information

By Angie Jones | May 18, 2022

In the event of an account-related support issue, Microsoft will use your security information to help rectify the problem. For this reason, it is important that you set up at least one additional sign in method by adding an alternate email address and/or phone number to your account. This way, Microsoft can send you a […]

iPads in Schools: What are the Benefits?

By Angie Jones | May 12, 2022

Technological advancements impact the way we do a lot of things, including how we learn. Whether we like it or not, classrooms are embracing the digital era, replacing blackboards with smart boards and books with tablets. A favourite amongst educators and students, iPads are becoming increasingly integral to school curriculums. They boost student engagement, foster […]

Mastering Microsoft Ep 4: How to Maximise Your Teams Meetings

By Angie Jones | April 28, 2022

Welcome back to eStorm’s Guide to Mastering Microsoft! In this episode we’ll be exploring all that Microsoft Teams meetings have to offer. We’ll show you the best ways to foster collaboration, engage with content and record important information! Don’t know how to share your screen? Can’t remember how to turn your camera off? Not sure […]

Mastering Microsoft Ep 2 & 3: Scheduling Teams Meetings

By Angie Jones | April 28, 2022

When was the last time all of your employees were in the same place at the same time? Let’s face it, organising an in person team meeting can quite often be an exercise in futility. So why not make your next meeting virtual with Microsoft Teams? Microsoft Teams meetings include audio, video and screen sharing […]

eStorm’s Guide to Mastering Microsoft Ep 1: How to Change Your Microsoft Teams Password

By Angie Jones | April 28, 2022

When it comes to boosting productivity and workflow, Microsoft Office 365 is one of the best options on the market. Microsoft Office 365 is a suite of tools and applications designed to improve communication and collaboration in the workplace. With a range of unique features and benefits, Microsoft Office 365 gives users access to the […]

Government Announces $1.6 Billion Investment For Businesses Going Digital

By Angie Jones | April 21, 2022

The federal government has pledged $1.6 billion in tax relief to help boost small businesses, as well as the Australian tech sector. The Technology Investment Boost will reduce costs for small businesses looking to go digital, while the Skills and Training Boost is aimed at helping upskill both new and existing staff. Tech Council of Australia […]

ISO 27001: Why You Should Be Certified

By Angie Jones | April 21, 2022

What is ISO 27001? ISO 27001 is the global benchmark for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS). Developed through a joint partnership between the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), ISO 27001 encompasses 114 security security control methods that address people, policies and technology. The ISO 27001 provides a framework for […]

What Are Cyber Security Assessments/Audits and Why Do We Need Them?

By Angie Jones | April 20, 2022

Do you remember the last time your business conducted a cyber security assessment or audit? If the answer is no, then your business may be vulnerable to a variety of cyber attacks. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exploits (CVE) database states that some of the most frequently used software and IT systems have over 11,000 known […]

Financing Your School’s 1:1 Technology Program

By Angie Jones | April 13, 2022

As our world becomes increasingly dependent on technology, schools are desperately trying to keep pace within the classroom. Most students today don’t even remember a time before smart phones! As a result, schools are introducing more digital tools into their curriculums to strengthen the relationship between their students and the learning content. For many schools, […]

What Is .au Direct and What Does It Mean for Your Domain?

By Angie Jones | March 31, 2022

Great news Australia, a new category of domain name has just launched! As of the 24th of March 2022, .au direct names can now be obtained from select auDA accredited registrars. Not sure what this means for you? Read on as we answer all your most asked questions and look at what this means for […]