Dark Mode

Dark mode is a thing. In fact it’s the new black. First made popular by Apple on macOS Mojave last year, it is now available on iOS 13 and iPAD OS 13, as well as Windows 10 and Android mobiles. You can also enable Dark Mode in many apps such as Facebook Messenger, Google Maps, Microsoft Edge, Outlook and Word; Mozilla Firefox, Slack, Twitter, YouTube and more. Continue reading “Dark Mode”

You’ve been hacked

What to do in the event of a security breach

First – Reset your password and then carry on reading.

According to the Radicati 2015 Email Statistics Report, the number of worldwide email users was set reach almost 3 billion this year, receiving almost 100 messages a day. The ubiquitous nature of email combined with its continued growth makes your accounts a tempting target for hackers. So here is how to prevent a hack, notice you have been hacked and how to act on your suspicions. Continue reading “You’ve been hacked”

Price increase announcement

To all customers, please note there is an increase in pricing on our dollar based products as of September 2019.

Notably, the price increase will only affect the following products, with all other pricing remaining constant:

  • Office 365 Business Premium: R189
  • Office 365 Business Essentials: R78
  • Office 365 ProPlus: R169
  • Exchange Online Plan 2: R119
  • Office 365 E3: R299
  • OneDrive for Business Plan 1: R74
  • OneDrive for Business Plan 2: R149
  • Project Online Professional: R490
  • Windows Server Standard Core: R449
  • Windows Server Remote Desktop CAL: R99

Even with the slight increases in the above items, Databias’ month-to-month pricing will always be less or equal to Microsoft’s annual commitment offerings, thereby offering you the most flexible licensing for your business.

Rest assured that we will always endeavour to keep our prices as low as possible whilst continuing to offer a stable platform and knowledgeable, dedicated support.

 

Microsoft 365 Business

Continuing with the convention of confusing products names, Microsoft has now released Microsoft 365 Business for general availability. Microsoft 365 Business has all the goodness of Office 365 Business Premium (that is, fully installed Office desktop apps, a 50GB Exchange Online mailbox, a 1TB OneDrive storage space) as well as Windows 10 and Azure Active Directory integration. Continue reading “Microsoft 365 Business”