Ransomware: you’re probably okay

Though longer than my usual posts, this is just a quick overview of the ransomware situation as it currently stands in our neck of the woods. The good news is customers probably have nothing to worry about but you should take steps to make sure that remains the case. Only you can make certain — Steve …

Thank you. You’re in good hands with DTS

  As DTS Managing Director I strive to be ever mindful that without our customers we wouldn’t be here and there’d be no point in what we do. DTS is going from strength to strength in terms of growth and turnover with March and May this year being our best months ever. So I’d like …

Job title madness

Has anyone else come across job title madness lately? It seems we stumble across new, bizarre and bewildering names or acronyms for what people do every day. But what do they all mean and are they all as important as they sound? Okay, I’m a managing director and that makes sense. I manage DTS and …

GIGABIT PER SECOND CONNECTIONS?

What speeds can you really expect with your new 1Gbps circuit? Late last year ISPANZ published a paper briefly outlining their position and what performance you are likely to receive. Please have a look at it, I think they’re right.  — Steve Ritchie. INTERNER SERVICE PROVIDERS ASSOCIATION OF NEW ZEALAND PP 002 Issue 1.0 November …

DTS 50 (not out) in Ashburton

Wikipedia tells me that Ashburton township has a population of 19,600, with an additional 12,400 living in the wider district. The town is the 23rd largest urban area in New Zealand and the third-largest urban area in the Canterbury Region, after Christchurch and Timaru. That means Ashburton is small. Yet DTS now provides 50 businesses …

Reckon awards DTS trans-Tasman network management contract

DTS to provide management of Reckon’s network infrastructure across New Zealand and Australia. Sydney, Australia 11th January, 2016 Reckon Limited (ASX: RKN) have appointed DTS to manage their network across New Zealand and Australia in a new two year deal. The agreement encompasses all network routing and security devices and includes several migration and network …

Planet Labs connecting with DTS in NZ

  At DTS we have been lucky enough to secure contracts with some exciting ventures over the years, whether they be film companies, visiting royals, or in this case – the successful launch and delivery of Flock 1, the largest constellation of Earth imaging satellites and the most spacecraft from a single operator to have …

Trans-Tasman WAN Case Study #2

DTS has recently been awarded the contract to provide a large, publicly listed, Australian based company with a trans-Tasman WAN over which they will run a number of business critical services. With Eintelligo Networks, the Australian based networking specialists, providing the CPE and overarching design specifications, DTS has been tasked with providing the layer 2 …

Transferring your existing UFB connection to DTS

If you are an early adapter and have been on a UFB connection for some time, you may be wondering what other options are out there for your business, and if you decide to go with another ISP (*cough* DTS *cough*), how would you change ISP’s while keeping your UFB connection in place? As long …

Case Study: Trans-Tasman WAN #1

DTS holds a niche space in the Australasian ICT market. We specialise in working with clients that have multiple office locations in both Australia and New Zealand, but simply saying that doesn’t necessarily allow our present and future clients to understand in detail what it is that we do on a daily basis.  Instead, I …