Spark brings email home to New Zealand

Spark announced today it has completed the process of moving its Xtra email service away from Yahoo to New Zealand-owned email provider SMX. (Spark Media Release)
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Key new appointments support strong growth in demand for SMX services

In support of strong growth across all areas of the business SMX has made strategic new appointments, including Brendon Petrich as Product Owner, Rod Snodgrass as a Director on the Board of Directors, David Frazer as Vice President of Business Development, and John Hill as a Business Development Manager.
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Holiday support and office closure hours for 2017/2018

As 2017 draws to a close, please take note of the following office closure dates and after-hours support details for the 2017/2018 festive period.
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SMX issues security alert on spear phishing and whaling attacks

7 September 2015

SMX has issued a security alert to its customers and partners following increasing incidents of highly-sophisticated targeted email fraud (aka ‘spear phishing’) and ‘whaling’ attacks.

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Spear phishing and whaling attacks on the rise!

4 September 2015

Following SMX's recent alert to customers about an increase in targeted email (AKA spear phishing) attacks currently underway against New Zealand companies and organisations, CTO Thom Hooker shares a real-life example of how spear phishing and whaling attacks can unfold, as well as tips to keep your organisation safe from phishers and whalers.

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SMX security alert: Spear phishing and whaling

3 September 2015

SMX is alerting customers to an increase in targeted email (AKA spear phishing) attacks currently underway against New Zealand companies and organisations.

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SMX cloud email security service selected for TaaS panel - what this means

24 November 2015

With the recent Ministerial announcement that SMX has been appointed as one of 12 suppliers to the TaaS (Telecommunications as a Service) panel, SMX is now able to provide our cloud email security services to New Zealand Government customers quicker and easier than ever before, writes SMX Co-founder and CTO Thom Hooker.

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Microsoft Office 365 + SMX: Have your cake and eat it

16 June 2015

A rapidly growing number of small to mid-sized companies and organisations (SMEs) are choosing to move their in-house Microsoft Exchange servers to the cloud with Microsoft Office 365. All good. But because Microsoft Office 365 offers email filtering as part of the package, the necessity of SMX in the Microsoft Office 365 space has been challenged. And that’s not so good.

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SMX launches Microsoft Office 365 email security service

16 June 2015

SMX, New Zealand’s largest provider of cloud email security services, is launching “SMX +365” – a new implementation and support process designed to make it easy for SMX customers and resellers to integrate SMX’s premium email filtering service with Microsoft Office 365 email servers in the cloud.

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