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Password Security – Have you ever wondered how secure your password really is?

Password Security What's in a password? The value of online security Have you ever wondered how secure your password really is? Click on this link to see how long it takes for password cracking software to guess your password: http://random-ize.com/how-long-to-hack-pass/ Password security is a topic that confuses most, interests a few, and

By | September 20th, 2017|Categories: Entertainment|0 Comments

IP Voice Codecs

IP Voice Codecs Some people may have heard the word Codec used when talking about digital music, digital sound or audio on the Internet. The use of codecs allows millions of people to make and receive phone calls around the world everyday.   A Codec short for Code and Decode was a popular

By | September 7th, 2017|Categories: Technical|0 Comments

Demystifying NBN

Recently NBN published statistics stating that half of Australia now online for the NBN But what a lot of people often ask us at ECN is to explain all the terms and types of NBN services that are now available.  Having seen references to different NBN acronyms and options when shopping NBN solutions.

By | August 18th, 2017|Categories: Technical|0 Comments

What are Peering Exchanges?

What are Peering Exchanges? The Internet is a network of networks that spans the globe. In essence ECN’s network connects to other telecommunication’s carriers networks which connects to other networks and so forth. Somehow in all mesh of connections, Internet connected devices across the planet are all able to speak. Within the Industry the

By | July 31st, 2017|Categories: Technical|0 Comments

What is HTTP???

What is HTTP? HTTP is the Internet technology that powers the World Wide Web. Every time a web page is opened on the internet,  HTTP is the protocol (otherwise known as the method) that sends data from the web server to the customer's web browser. Originally defined in 1991 HyperText Transfer Protocol - HTTP

By | July 12th, 2017|Categories: Technical|0 Comments

ECN Announces Massive Upgrades to Hosted Email Systems and Email Security

ECN Announces Massive Upgrades to Hosted Email Systems and Email Security In 2016 ECN became an accredited Barracuda Networks Partner. Effective from November 2016,  all ECN Email services (customers with @ecn.net.au addresses and customers with ECN hosted domain names of their own) will now benefit from Barracuda’s renowned

By | December 14th, 2016|Categories: Featured, Technical|0 Comments

Arthur McKinley

Arthur McKinley Advisory Board Member What do you do at ECN? What does your day-to-day job involve? As an advisory board member, I provide strategic advice to the Managing Director. What is your background? i.e. qualifications, past experience. Over thirty year’s working in business at managerial and director level in private and public companies. What was your very first job? Aged 12, a driveway assistant at an ESSO

By | October 19th, 2016|Categories: Team Bio|0 Comments

What’s happening @ our Melbourne office?

With the weather FINALLY starting to threaten some decent weather, Melbourne is welcoming spring with open arms. With that in mind Melbournians clearly feel the need for some spring cleaning, with many companies taking the opportunity to tidy up their communications and bring their business into the 21st century, or at least with

By | October 12th, 2016|Categories: Featured|0 Comments

Cheryle Smith

Cheryle Smith Financial Accountant What do you do at ECN? What does your day-to-day job involve? My role is that of Financial Accountant.  The main focus is financial management and compliance but it is so much more than just numbers. Why did you decide to work for ECN? The role sounded interesting and fun but what really won me was the

By | October 4th, 2016|Categories: Team Bio|0 Comments

Krunal Berawala

Krunal Berawala Senior Software Developer What do you do at ECN and what does your day-to-day job involve? I’m a senior software developer at ECN. My day-to-day job involves developing software systems and also managing the development team in India. The other side of my job is to liaise with my colleagues and to provide solutions to clients. What is your background? i.e. qualifications, past experience. I

By | September 27th, 2016|Categories: Team Bio|0 Comments