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Non-Profits – Masterclass with Microsoft and Kinetics (Auckland)

Non-Profits – Masterclass with Microsoft and Kinetics (Auckland)

Empower your non-profit with the latest Microsoft TechnologyThis in-person Masterclass will highlight Microsoft's "Tech for Social Impact" initiative that aims to accelerate digital transformation across the Not-for-Profit/For-Purpose sector globally, so they can have...

Is your Teams calling giving the actionable data you need?

Is your Teams calling giving the actionable data you need?

Like many businesses, we rely on the integrated Microsoft Teams for our messaging and our voice/video calling  It is easy to use, works well on all our devices and is highly reliable. But the standard reporting wasn't working for us. We were completely frustrated We...

Fractional CIO, vCIO, ITMaaS – what’s the difference?

Fractional CIO, vCIO, ITMaaS – what’s the difference?

Kinetics has been providing IT strategy advice and leadership to a number of clients for many years now. We have found that there are a number of organisations who are mature enough to realise they require a more strategic approach to technology, however they cannot...

Service Alert

Service Alert

We're experiencing an extra heavy call volume today and it's proving challenging to respond as quickly as normal.  It's been brought on by an apparent Microsoft change resulting in unexpected Windows 11 upgrades.  These are happening to a number of devices even if...

Copilot is here!

Copilot is here!

We’ve been talking about Copilot for a while now and it's finally available, for business users and personal/family! You can try a slightly clunky version for free. Just click on the Copilot link and you can ask questions, and create content to copy into Word or...

Keeping up with Microsoft 365 and Office

Keeping up with Microsoft 365 and Office

Microsoft have added a stack of new capabilities to Office in just the last six months. Because they just appear, it's easy to miss them, and some of these new features are really useful. How many of these new Office features did you know about? 1. Insert Pictures in...

AI Introduction: Free Self-Paced Learning

AI Introduction: Free Self-Paced Learning

We've been exploring AI for a while now.   Regular readers have shared the journey with us to uncover practical AI for everyday use. AI isn't science fiction.  We've been seeing it for a while now and now Microsoft (and others) have made it mainstream. AI's been in...

Breaking news: New protections added to Kinetics KARE Foundation

Breaking news: New protections added to Kinetics KARE Foundation

We have big news for Kinetics customers on our “KARE Foundation” cyber plan. We've added new Browser Cyber-Protection  We’ve found an amazing new security tool called ‘Conceal' that provides even more added protection. Cyber-security is all about layers and this one...

Preview: Microsoft Copilot AI

Preview: Microsoft Copilot AI

Practical AI - What can you expect from Microsoft 365 and Copilot? What's the hype and is it real? What can you expect?  Will it help you?Preview Copilot AI Our colleague Ben Fish has taken a closer look at Copilot. Check what he has to say!