Happy Christmas!

Southern Computer Co. - Happy Christmas

Posted: Tuesday December 21, 2021

Scam Case Studies

Posted: Thursday December 16, 2021

Hi Southern Computer Clients and Community, Over the past few months, our Southern Computer Co. team have seen multiple forms of scams happening to clients. This time of year, we need to be particularly careful with our online digital security. Here are some case studies we have seen first-hand and some tips to avoid falling victim to such scams. Case Study 1: Instagram Hacking What | The hacker took over a small business Instagram account. They blocked the owner and changed all account Continue Reading

Scam Warning!

Christmas Scams

Posted: Thursday December 2, 2021

Christmas Scams! Watch out for fake online deals and avoid scammers this sales season! Australians have already lost about $12.9 million to online shopping including classifieds scams so far this year, and the ACCC is urging consumers to watch out for dodgy deals as pre-holiday sales approach. Read More Here

Why Update?

3CX Updates - Important Information

Posted: Tuesday November 23, 2021

Message to All 3CX Clients Following on from our initial email regarding the upcoming 3CX v18 update, here is a little more information about why this is important and how important updates, in general, are to your digital security and user experience. Why Update? Updates should not be viewed as a painful hassle to your business. Rather, they are a method of ensuing your digital safety and security, a tool to limit the effects and danger of out-of-date software or hardware Continue Reading

Arcus Advisory - Web Design

Testimonial - Web Design

Posted: Tuesday September 28, 2021

Testimonial from Arcus Advisory – Web Design “Bridie and the team at Southern Computer Co. designed our website. We were very pleased with all aspects (layout, design and functionality) of the website and the friendly and helpful advice and training received. Thank you for the fantastic service! (5 stars)” Find more on Arcus here: www.arcusadvisory.com.au Check out our Design Portfolio here: https://southerncomputerco.com.au/graphic-design-work/

SCC - Fully Vaccinated

Posted: Thursday September 23, 2021

All Southern Computer Co. staff are fully vaccinated.  If you are not vaccinated, we kindly request that you remain outside the premises and follow current health guidelines by wearing a mask and adhering to the 4m rule. 

R U Really Ok?

R U Ok?

Posted: Thursday September 9, 2021

Today is R U OK Day! Ask yourself, your loved ones, your friends, family and colleagues. Are you really ok? Let’s stay connected and check on those around us. Visit www.ruok.org.au for more information

Connect Remotely!

Connect your team remotely during lockdown!

Posted: Wednesday August 25, 2021

Our Southern Computer Co. team are keeping in touch via video conferencing as we continue to work remotely throughout lockdown. We are using 3CX to keep our team connected and our office meetings running seamlessly. If you need assistance with remote working solutions, get in touch with our SCC team (02) 4474 2477. Our SCC Team are Advanced 3CX Certified Engineers. You are in safe hands. 

NSW Lockdown

SCC Lockdown Information

Posted: Monday August 16, 2021

Southern Computer Co. are in the envious position of being able to work from home.  We created and ‘work at home’ model early last year, which has been refined during the period since and includes various methods to ‘Video chat’ between ourselves and with clients. What we would ask is that ALL CALLS, come in via (02) 4474 2477 and NOT mobiles as this enables us to properly log the calls. Even though we are remote from one another, we will all see who the Continue Reading

Spam Warning

Your Inbox Could Be Dangerous

Posted: Tuesday August 10, 2021

Spam Warning – Our expert Southern Computer Co. IT team see many cyber attacks that could be prevented with better digital security habits. Check out these statistics from our own Rainmaker data and Keeper’s 2021 Ransomware Impact Report. 44% of emails are dangerous 42% of ransomware attacks are caused by phishing emails 77% of people were temporarily unable to access systems or networks post-attack “2021 is set to be the Year of Ransomware… Nearly one-third of employees lack adequate cybersecurity Continue Reading