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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 >>

Case Study – Kiwi And Fiji Security Consortium Extends Services ‘Bubble’ To Fiji

Friday, 18 June 2021, 8:28 am | Advantage

— Cybersecurity distributor Chillisoft and Palmerston North-based security services provider Advantage together with Local systems integrator VT solutions have teamed up to secure Fiji National University’s 10,000+ user IT network Auckland. As the ... More >>

Advantage Named BlackBerry’s APAC MSSP Partner Of The Year

Thursday, 1 April 2021, 3:17 pm | Advantage

Managed security services provider Advantage was named APAC MSSP Partner of the Year at BlackBerry Limited’s virtual sales kick off, 17-18 March 2021. The recognition comes after a six-year partnership, during which time Advantage has used BlackBerry ... More >>

Advantage Has Been Recognized As An Approved Supplier To The New Zealand Government Marketplace.

Tuesday, 16 March 2021, 10:53 am | Advantage

Advantage has joined key suppliers to government on Marketplace, which recognises them as suppliers that government departments can purchase from. Advantage has joined leading suppliers in the following categories: Information Security Risk Management ... More >>

Advantage Partners With SafeStack To Deliver Cybersecurity Training Targeted At New Zealand Businesses For 2021

Wednesday, 9 December 2020, 6:14 am | Advantage

Even with the best solutions to protect against cyberattacks, your best line of defence is your staff. Their ability to spot ever more sophisticated phishing and other subtle forms of attack is only as good as the training you provide. Advantage ... More >>

Advantage Delivers Remote IT Management From Mobile Devices To Companies With Small IT Teams Through Pulseway

Thursday, 12 November 2020, 8:41 am | Advantage

Today companies with a small IT team need the ability to control their IT infrastructure with remote monitoring and management tools from a mobile device. With so many people working from home, including IT support staff, due to COVID19, and office space demands ... More >>

Katana Technologies Appoints Advantage As A New Zealand Founding Partner For PowerDMARC

Monday, 31 August 2020, 11:44 am | Advantage

Katana Technologies has appointed Advantage as one of the first New Zealand resellers of PowerDMARC, a powerful solution that monitors and protects domains from cybercrime attacks through email. DMARC, which stands for “Domain-based Message Authentication, ... More >>

NZ Privacy Commissioner Speaks On New Patient Privacy Laws At Virtual Healthcare Security Workshop

Thursday, 9 July 2020, 7:44 am | Advantage

On 29 July H-ISAC and AdvantageNZ are hosting a critical healthcare security workshop, focused on current events in New Zealand. This event will be of value to all healthcare stakeholders in New Zealand. New Zealand’s Privacy Commissioner, John Edwards will ... More >>

Advantage Earns Recognition Being Awarded New Zealand MSP Of The Year For LogRhythm For 2020

Monday, 29 June 2020, 5:38 pm | Advantage

Alex Teh of Chillisoft presents the NZ MSP of the Year Award trophy and certificate to Brad Pearpoint of Advantage LogRhythm has a pedigree as an award-winning NextGen SIEM platform, with over 4,000 customers around the world, who use it to mature their ... More >>

The Dark Web – Is Your Company’s Data Up For Sale?

Wednesday, 3 June 2020, 2:04 pm | Advantage

The Dark Web is part of the world wide web that cannot be accessed using your regular web browser. The people who operate on it are buying and selling just about anything, and not much of it is legal. Ironically it is a marketplace where they feel safe ... More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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