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Doing More with Less: The Art of Strategic IT Budget Optimisation

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Doing More with Less: The Art of Strategic IT Budget Optimisation

The ever-changing business landscape can leave IT departments feeling like they're constantly playing catch-up. New technologies emerge, priorities shift, and the pressure to stay relevant intensifies. But amidst the chaos, one constant remains: the need for a healthy IT budget.  The good news? You don't have to choose between innovation and financial responsibility. Here are some key strategies to optimize your IT budget and achieve your goals: 

June 20, 2024

Team robot: how AI can help any part of your business

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Team robot: how AI can help any part of your business

Small to medium-sized enterprises are under constant pressure to enhance productivity, streamline operations, drive growth, and keep their teams working together. It used to be there weren’t any quick or easy solutions to doing all this at once.   For example, you could hire more staff, but the added expense could erode the benefits of your growth. Or you could streamline operations by making a few people do more work, but that would pose a huge risk to productivity.   With artificial intelligence arriving on the scene, SMEs now have choices to do all of this. AI has the potential to give each team help where they need it the most to help them work more efficiently and effectively doing what they were hired to do. 

June 10, 2024

Case Study: Aviation Association

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Case Study: Aviation Association

Legacy issues, inconsistency through business change, knowledge gaps and key-person syndrome are common factors which can contribute to an organisation’s IT health. This was the case for one of NSP’s clients. The organisation reached out to NSP in 2023 to provide an initial independent IT audit. This included a deep dive into its IT infrastructure and critical business systems to identify any weaknesses, risk, exposure and opportunities. Following the audit and continued partnership building, NSP has provided user support and managed services, including server maintenance, data backup and network and endpoint security, and ongoing training since December 2023. We interviewed IT Operations Manager at the association.

June 5, 2024

A Guide to Cybersecurity Budgeting for SMEs in New Zealand

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A Guide to Cybersecurity Budgeting for SMEs in New Zealand

Cybersecurity under attack in NZ?

February 29, 2024

Demystifying AI: Introducing Microsoft 365 Copilot for SMBs

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Demystifying AI: Introducing Microsoft 365 Copilot for SMBs

The digital landscape is evolving rapidly, and artificial intelligence (AI) is at the forefront of this transformation. While AI holds immense potential for businesses of all sizes, its complexity and resource requirements can often leave small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) feeling on the sidelines. Enter Microsoft 365 Copilot, a game-changer designed specifically to make AI accessible and affordable for SMBs.

February 16, 2024