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Aaron Hayes.

I am the marketing manager at Aabyss and enjoy all things tech. I am responsible for marketing activities and maintaining a watchful eye on marketing trends and insights. As a chartered marketer and fellowship member of CIM, I am passionate about giving back to the marketing community and inspiring the next generation of marketers. In addition, I am passionate about the great outdoors, video games, and 80s TV shows, and my guilty pleasure is my Hawaiian shirt collection.

Recent Posts

Enhancing Cyber Security: The Role of Effective Risk Management.

on 03-Dec-2023 05:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Aabyss News Cyber Cybersecurity Security IT Support
The need for robust defence mechanisms against cyber threats has become paramount in the ever-evolving landscape of cybersecurity. Organisations face complex challenges, requiring a comprehensive understanding of risks and a strategic approach to manage them effectively. In today's fast-changing digital world, new cyber threats and vulnerabilities regularly emerge, making it impossible to eliminate all risks. Nevertheless, comprehensive cyber risk management is a potent solution to address your organisation's most crucial security gaps, threats, and vulnerabilities. This blog post delves into risk management, exploring its role in bolstering cyber defences and comparing traditional risk management with its cyber counterpart.
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Digital Transformation 10 Top Misconceptions.

on 20-Nov-2023 06:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Aabyss News Technologies Emerging Productivity
Digital transformation is a hot topic in today's business landscape. Companies striving to remain competitive and relevant often embark on digital transformation initiatives. However, there are several things that could be improved surrounding this complex process. In this blog, we'll address some of the top misconceptions about digital transformation.
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Drive Digital Transformation With These Top Technologies.

on 01-Nov-2023 06:15:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Technologies Emerging Productivity
When preparing a budget for your business, it's crucial to remember that technology costs are more than just operational expenses. They should be seen as an investment that can lead your organisation towards unparalleled productivity, growth, and profitability. The process of budgeting for technology shouldn't be limited to just numbers and spreadsheets. Instead, it should focus on shaping the future of your business and taking advantage of innovative technologies to transform the way you operate, interact with customers, and stay ahead of the competition. In this blog, we'll delve into how smart technology spending, combined with the right choices, can drive your business's digital transformation. Let's get started.
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The Hidden Dangers: How Social Media Misuse Can Harm Your Business.

on 23-Oct-2023 06:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Cybersecurity Security Social Media Threats
In the age of digital connectivity, social media has become an integral part of our personal and professional lives. For businesses, platforms like Facebook, Instagram, X, TikTok and LinkedIn offer a treasure trove of brand promotion opportunities and customer engagement. However, with great power comes great responsibility, and social media misuse can have profound, long-lasting consequences for your business. In this blog post, we will delve into the hidden dangers of social media misuse and how it can harm your business.
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Let's Take a Deep Dive into Phishing Scams

on 11-Oct-2023 07:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Attack Cybersecurity Managed Service Security
Phishing Scams a Deep Dive. It is essential to be aware of the danger that phishing scams pose to businesses like yours, as they remain one of the most prevalent and successful types of cyberattacks today. Your business could quickly become the next victim if you do not understand how threat actors leverage phishing emails. This blog provides information on the intent behind phishing emails, the types of phishing attacks, and, most importantly, how to secure your email and business.
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Four Ways Disasters Fuel Cyberattacks: Disaster Preparedness

on 24-Sep-2023 09:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Attack Cybersecurity Disaster Recovery IT Support
Discover how disasters can pave the way for cyberattacks with these four devious ways. As a business owner, you’re likely facing several challenges in today’s technology-driven world. However, unexpected disasters can further strain your organisation and create opportunities for cybercriminals to launch devastating attacks, exacerbating the chaos caused by such events. As a business leader, it’s crucial to prioritise disaster preparedness for both physical resilience and digital defence. Understanding how disasters can fuel cyberattacks and taking proactive steps to safeguard your business against these deceptive threats is essential. In this article, we’ll explore four significant ways disasters can amplify cyber threats and offer helpful strategies to bolster your cybersecurity posture in the face of adversity.
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Employee Security Awareness: A Crucial Investment for Your Business

on 20-Aug-2023 09:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Aabyss News Cybersecurity IT Support
In today's digital age, it has become imperative for businesses to prioritise employee security awareness. Despite significant investments in cybersecurity, cyberattacks continue to occur, which is why organisations need to beef up their security measures. The world we live in is an interconnected digital landscape, and the importance of cybersecurity cannot be overstated. As businesses increasingly rely on technology to function efficiently, they also expose themselves to various security threats. One often overlooked but critical aspect of cybersecurity is employee security awareness. In this blog post, we will explore the vulnerabilities associated with privileged access and the reasons why implementing a comprehensive employee training program is essential for safeguarding your business. Furthermore, we will explore best practices for developing such a program and setting clear objectives.
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Common Mistakes with Cybersecurity Training and How to Avoid Them.

on 07-Aug-2023 03:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Attack Cybersecurity Security IT Support
In today’s digital age, cybersecurity training for employees has become a critical aspect of protecting a company’s sensitive information and assets. While organisations invest in various training programs, some still struggle to effectively educate their employees on cybersecurity best practices. This blog explores common mistakes made during employee cybersecurity training and provides valuable insights on how to avoid them.
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Don’t Let These Outsourced IT Myths Limit Your Success

on 24-Jul-2023 06:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments |
Are you considering outsourcing your IT operations but concerned about the potential risks? Worry not - we're here to debunk some of the most common outsourced IT myths.
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Things to Look Out for in Your Outsourced IT Partner

on 07-Jul-2023 09:00:00 By | Aaron Hayes. | 0 Comments | Customer Managed Service IT Support Outsourced IT
As technology continues to evolve, many businesses choose to outsource their IT needs to third-party providers. From reducing costs and improving efficiency to staying up-to-date with the latest advancements, there are numerous reasons why outsourcing IT is a smart business move. However, choosing the right IT partner can be overwhelming, and it is crucial to partner with experts who can support your unique business needs. Here are some factors to consider when looking for an outsourced IT partner:
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