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Season Greetings from all the staff at LAN Creation

It’s that time of the year again!

It always seems to come around quickly and there can be a sense of not being prepared for this celebration.

It is our wish this year that you have time to focus on what Christmas really means to you.

It is so easy to get distracted by the frantic rush, present […]

December 22nd, 2016|Christmas, LAN Creation|

Windows Server 2016 is now available

Many new features have been added and some pretty impressive enhancements to current ones we already use on a daily basis for our clients.

Without getting too technical, there are many features that most SMB clients will never use or even enable in their Server installations.

But there are significant improvements in security protection, server management tools […]

October 20th, 2016|LAN Creation, Microsoft|

Work Experience Student at LAN Creation

We were happy to welcome a work experience student last week at LAN Creation.

Kyle,  from Cessnock High, got experience in building workstations, building hardware from scratch at component level, loading base software, cabling, security camera installs and network cabling.

Kyle also visited a number of client sites. Thank you to all our clients that welcomed him.

Kyle performed […]

August 17th, 2016|LAN Creation, Training|

End of Financial Year Tasks

With the end of financial year upon us again, it is a good reminder of the tasks which may need to be completed in your business.

Pre-EOFY Backup
Close off EOFY Accounts in Quickbooks, Reckon, MYOB, Xero, Leap, Affinity,Sage etc
Print and prepare your Payroll Summaries and EMPDUPE files for the ATO
Post-EOFY Backup
Upgrade […]

June 28th, 2016|End of Financial Year, LAN Creation|

Rod’s Ration Challenge

Rod has successfully completed the Refugee Ration Challenge!

The photo attached illustrates the amount of food he has survived on in the last week. It was not only a small amount of food but also a small selection of basic food which consisted mainly of rice, flour, oil, lentils, chickpeas, sardines and red kidney beans. He was allowed […]

June 26th, 2016|Charity, LAN Creation|

LAN Creation is now certified as a Microsoft Silver Partner

We are pleased to announce that LAN Creation is now certified as a Microsoft Silver Partner.

This is a great achievement for our company as we now have access to additional benefits that will assist us and our clients.

The main benefits we receive are higher levels of Microsoft engineer support and further specialised training for our […]

June 26th, 2016|LAN Creation, Microsoft, Training|

Windows 10 Upgrades – Special Day Offer until 29th July 2016

Microsoft’s FREE Windows 10 UPGRADE will be running out soon!

Are you ready for Windows 10?
Do you know if you can upgrade to Windows 10?
Is it really a FREE upgrade?
Do you have a good backup before you do the upgrade?
How long will the upgrade take?
Not sure how to complete the […]

June 23rd, 2016|Clients, LAN Creation, Special Offers, Windows 10|

Urgent Notice! – AGL email scam carrying Crypto Ransomware

We have been working hard this week trying to prevent a new combination of Ransomware phishing emails hitting your mailboxes.

I would be keen to hear if any of you received this Fake AGL message in any form in your company mailbox that is managed by LAN Creation and our various vendors line of defenses.

I have […]

June 3rd, 2016|Ransomware|

Not everything should just be about IT

Normally you only hear from me about all things IT.

Believe it or not, I do sometimes close down my computer and ponder on where we would be without people caring for other people around this world.

I’d be the first to admit that I can be lost in the latest technology advances and forget about those […]

June 3rd, 2016|Charity, LAN Creation|

LAN Creation Training Day

On Friday the 20th May 2016 the LAN Creation team travelled to the Hilton in Sydney for our ConnectWise LAN Down Under User Group Meeting.

ConnectWise is the business platform LAN Creation uses for CRM, Sales, Ticketing, Billing, Product Integration’s, Help Desk and Project Management.

The User group meetings are a valuable way for us to get […]

May 25th, 2016|LAN Creation, Training|