Electric-fencing spam and phishers for Genesis Energy

For long-time SMX customer Genesis Energy, New Zealand’s largest electricity reseller, SMX’s email filtering and SmartRules® deliver email security and peace of mind for staff, allowing them to work at peak productivity without the hassle of dealing with spam, malware and phishing issues. The service has also integrated smoothly with Microsoft Office 365 to provide an extra layer of protection. As a bonus, the SMX reporting feature creates a competitive edge for the business.
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Set-and-forget email security gives Waimakariri District Council peace of mind

Email filtering supplied by New Zealand owned and operated email security specialist, SMX, is playing an important part in Waimakariri District Council’s efforts to halve its IT hardware expenditure and eliminate associated appliance maintenance and management headaches.
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SMX delivers superior email security experience for Australasian retailer EziBuy

7 September 2012

Despite having an anti-spam and anti-virus solution in place, some of leading Australasian multichannel retailer EziBuy's 400 users were still getting three or four spam messages daily. The expectations of EziBuy Group’s CIO Hamish Grant weren't quite being met. At the 2010 CIO Summit, Grant told SMX about his experience. SMX guaranteed a quick, easy solution for the spam problem – with no quarantine requirement or obligation to commit – and set about provisioning EziBuy on the spot.


SMX expels spam for Westlake Boys High School

5 December 2011

SMX’s cloud-based anti-spam and anti-virus solution has simplified email security and reduced spam to ‘near zero’ at Westlake Boys High School. New Era IT, Westlake’s external ICT support provider has selected SMX to further improve their operational efficiency around email security as well as offering extra layers of redundancy for the school in the event of a disaster.


Securing the border for New Zealand's Department of Conservation

26 September 2011

For New Zealand’s Department of Conservation – Te Papa Atawhai (DOC), the cloud-based SMX Email Security platform, offered as part of DOC’s IT service provider Fujitsu’s managed services portfolio, ticked all the boxes.


SMX delivers combined inbound and outbound solution for Harcourts

24 November 2010

When international real estate company Harcourts – one of Australasia’s largest real estate groups – moved to the SMX mail scrubbing service, it not only took care of their inbound spam and virus problems, but delivered an innovative and highly effective outbound email security solution.

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A wise investment for Craigs Investment Partners

6 May 2010

At Craigs Investment Partners – one of New Zealand’s largest investment advisory and management firms – email is mission critical for responding quickly to customers and welding together 17 branch offices around the country into a single national team. Spam had become a significant issue for the firm.


More bandwidth for Atlantic Pacific American Express

6 May 2010

With 140 travel consultants communicating daily with travel customers and suppliers, email is critical to the smooth business functioning of Atlantic Pacific American Express. The key driver behind the decision to use SMX was to protect against viruses bringing down the network and paralysing the business.


The New Zealand Automobile Association strikes back against spam

6 May 2010

SMX's email solution helped the New Zealand Automobile Association, a long-time customer, eliminate its spam problem virtually overnight. "We just said, "Do it" and 24 hours later we had no spam," says Thomas Layzell, Network Manager, New Zealand Automobile Association.