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Advantage Wins NZ-wide Innovation Award For The Third Year In The Row

Thursday, 19 October 2023, 12:44 pm | Advantage

New Zealand-based IT consulting firm Advantage was recently awarded the NZ-wide Innovation Award at the Reseller News Innovation Awards. The award recognizes partners that deliver innovative solutions to their customers headquartered outside of the ... More >>

Advantage Named SentinelOne APJ Partner Of The Year, Steve Smith Named Top Sales Person Of The Year

Monday, 28 August 2023, 9:08 am | Advantage

For the second year running, Advantage New Zealand has featured prominently in security vendor SentinelOne’s Partner Awards, taking out the Asia Pacific Japan Partner of the Year, with Advantage Auckland Regional Manager Steve Smith further accelerating ... More >>

Xuba Operations With Advantage

Tuesday, 1 August 2023, 10:27 am | Advantage

Hamilton-headquartered managed services provider Xuba knows all about the smartest way of delivering key support services: you partner with a specialist. With so much resting on security, particularly in the delivery of remote services, the smart people ... More >>

Devoli Operations With Advantage

Thursday, 25 May 2023, 9:11 am | Advantage

Wholesale internet services provider Devoli has chosen a Managed Detection and Response Service from SentinelOne delivered and supported by Advantage. The service contributes to a cybersecurity posture suitable for an organisation for which any interruption ... More >>

Advantage Appoints Doug Jewson To New National Sales Manager Position

Friday, 17 March 2023, 9:00 am | Advantage

With growth on the agenda, leading national managed services and security provider Advantage has appointed industry veteran and executive sales leader Douglas Jewson to the newly-created position of National Sales Manager. Jewson joins Advantage from ... More >>

Outsourced Managed Detection And Response Delivers Optimal Bang For Buck – Advantage

Tuesday, 14 February 2023, 12:47 pm | Advantage

Organisations across New Zealand facing unrelenting cyber risks while under pressure to reduce costs in a faltering economy can benefit from outsourcing core aspects of their information security requirements, reducing the cost of protection without ... More >>

People Make The Difference: Key Infosec Hire As Advantage Builds Cyber Capability

Thursday, 9 February 2023, 9:55 am | Advantage

Managed services provider Advantage continues its upwards trajectory with the recent hire of Naas Nell to the position of Service Delivery Manager in its rapidly expanding Cyber Security division. With strong demand for cybersecurity in a perennially risky ... More >>

Winning The Talent War: Advantage Hones Security Practice With Key Hire

Friday, 9 December 2022, 3:55 pm | Advantage

Hot on the heels of an acquisition, expanding security and managed services specialist Advantage has added a key hire with Melvin Pather coming on board as an ICT Security and Cloud Specialist based in Auckland. Advantage recently announced the purchase ... More >>

We Are ISO27001 Certified – Here’s Why It’s Worth It

Wednesday, 26 October 2022, 10:12 am | Advantage

In early 2021, Advantage embarked on the journey to become ISO27001 certified. 18 months on, and we are proud to say – we did it! It’s fair to say we totally underestimated the process. However, the investment made has certainly been well worthwhile and ... More >>

Advantage Wins ‘NZ-wide Innovation’ Award At Reseller News’ Innovation Awards

Thursday, 26 May 2022, 10:23 am | Advantage

On 25th May 2022, the 2021 Reseller News Innovation Awards was held in Auckland, New Zealand. Advantage was lucky enough to be nominated in two categories: ‘Tech Innovation – Security’ and ‘NZ-wide Innovation’, winning the ‘NZ-wide Innovation’ ... More >>

Advantage Introduces Cyber Security Consultant Gary Botha

Tuesday, 24 May 2022, 10:11 am | Advantage

With over 20 years’ experience in the IT industry and around 18 of those focused on providing security services and solutions, Gary Botha makes his way from South Africa to join the Advantage team in New Zealand as a Cyber Security Consultant, ... More >>

How To Protect Your Small / Medium Business From Cyber-attack

Monday, 2 May 2022, 6:37 pm | Advantage

97% of New Zealand Business is categorised as SMB, but how at risk are SMBs really? Whilst the headlines are usually filled by hacks involving large companies, don’t be fooled into thinking that cybercriminals discriminate by size. Actually, some ... More >>

Advantage Announces Partnership With SentinelOne Incident Response Program

Thursday, 31 March 2022, 5:01 pm | Advantage

Advantage has partnered with SentinelOne to bolster incident response (IR) and ‘compromise assessment services’ in the New Zealand and the Pacific regions. SentinelOne’s AI-powered technology provides threat mitigation, remediation, and ransomware rollback ... More >>

Advantage Announces Partnership With The GCSB

Tuesday, 22 March 2022, 6:31 am | Advantage

Advantage is now a Malware Free Networks (MFN) partner with the GCSB’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). The NCSC has developed MFN as a service designed to strengthen New Zealand’s cyber defense capabilities. MFN is a threat detection ... More >>

Advantage Hires New Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 6:51 am | Advantage

In response to the increasing demand for cyber security mitigation strategies, Advantage has hired Dr Bryce Antony to add more capability to their Security Operations Centre One of the defining topics for any NZ business has become Cyber Security, which represents ... More >>

Advantage Hires New Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, 6:50 am | Advantage

In response to the increasing demand for cyber security mitigation strategies, Advantage has hired Dr Bryce Antony to add more capability to their Security Operations Centre One of the defining topics for any NZ business has become Cyber Security, which represents ... More >>

Advantage Secures LogRhythm Security Services Authorisation In An NZ First

Tuesday, 16 November 2021, 7:15 am | Advantage

Managed security services provider Advantage has become the first New Zealand company to achieve LogRhythm Security Services Authorisation. Gaining the certification makes Advantage one of the only authorised partners in New Zealand and only the second ... More >>

Advantage hires new Security Operations Centre (SOC) Manager

Monday, 30 August 2021, 9:08 am | Advantage

Palmerston North – 6 July 2021 - Jeremy McClure formerly Head of IT at Property Brokers, joins IT services provider AdvantageNZ as Manager of the Security Operations Centre (SOC), After 20 years of assisting Property Brokers to become a nationally ... More >>

Is New Zealand Prepared For The Rise In Cyber-attacks?

Tuesday, 3 August 2021, 9:50 am | Advantage

Some of the most significant cybersecurity breaches this year have been supply chain related. SolarWinds, Accellion, Hafnium, and most recently - the Kaseya attack. More >>

Advantage Expands Presence In Wellington With New Account Executive Hire

Thursday, 8 July 2021, 12:33 pm | Advantage

Account Executive Simon Dartford has joined IT services provider Advantage, strengthening the company’s position in Wellington with his business and technology experience. Opening a new front in the capital allows Advantage to engage with local customers ... More >>





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