How safe is your data?

City of Newport Business Club are pleased to announce their next lunchtime speaker event will focus on the vulnerability of business data and advising on methods to safe guard outside threats. This very important topic will be delivered by two highly experienced professionals from two of South Wales’ well established IT and Internet companies – Spectrum Internet and A2Z Computing.

Claire Brown, Telecommunications Specialist for Spectrum Internet will talk about the layers of security that employers need in order to protect their data and business. Spectrum Internet are the leading independent Welsh Internet Service Provider and one of only a handful of Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in Wales that are able to provide Fibre-to-the-cabinet and Fibre-to-the-premise solutions as well as Wireless and Microwave services.

The second speaker is Az Ashraf, Founder and Director of A2Z Computing, will speak about what types of viruses there are and how they attack your systems. What solutions can be implemented? What are the best methods to use? How to stay clean and simple steps how to hunt them.

Formed in 1994 A2Z Computing has been providing a range of IT solutions for businesses, schools and home users in the UK, helping them to harness the full potential of their systems. Their capability offering includes design, installation and support of clients IT infrastructure, as well as offering all the complimentary services such as sales, support, internet access and training. The ticketed event, which is open to all business people, takes place at the Holiday Inn, Newport on Tuesday 18th March 2014 at 12 Noon.

The club’s Chairman, Janine Dance commented: “Computer virus’s and scams are becoming more and more sophisticated with far more devastating effects on our businesses. A company can have its data wiped overnight with little to no chance of retrieval unless safeguards are in place. This talk will give simple ideas on what you can do and what you should look out for to protect your company”

Tickets to attend the lunch with Claire Brown and Az Ashraf costs £25 per head.

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