Technology advisory

Technology advisory

Baker Tilly Staples Rodway’s experienced technology advisors provide independent insight on strategic technology issues. We work with company leadership to help ensure strategic decisions are made in the best interest of your business by demystifying the investment and strategic imperatives for technology.

Systems selection

We apply robust processes to assist you to make the right systems selection and procurement decisions for your business. These include:

Definition of Business Requirements  Working with your business to ensure your IT procurement decisions are aligned with your business's priorities.

System Evaluation & Selection  Using business requirements, we help identify and assess potential solutions.

Implementation  We assist in the cost effective implementation of systems in your business, and post-implementation reviews.

Supporting decision making   

Our experienced advisors can help your leadership team make cost effective decisions relating to technology.

IT Strategy  Identification of the key business priorities requiring Technology investment.

Implementing IT Best Practices  Including IT Governance process, Technology Policies and Procedures.

Virtual CIO  Acting as your on-demand technology leader, and business coach to IT Management.

Board Advisor  We act as an independent advisor on technology matters.

Due Diligence  Assess technology during mergers and acquisitions.



25 Aug 2021

Business Checklist - COVID-19

As we progress up and down Alert Levels, businesses need to review their business continuity plans, and...

09 Aug 2021

10 critical IT controls to protect your business from cybercrime

2021 feels like it has been the year of the Cyber Attack. The news has been full of stories about ransomware,...

13 Apr 2021

Password management made easy

Are you always forgetting all your passwords? Do you get frustrated trying to remember which combination...

20 Mar 2020

COVID-19 decision making tools

We have put together this checklist to help identify areas you may need to attend to.

18 Mar 2020

Remote access in a disaster

Is your business prepared for the unthinkable?The COVID-19 virus has caused a real threat to business...

06 Dec 2019

Cybersecurity - Beware the breach

A Google search for ‘cybersecurity’ delivers 234,000,000 results (and growing daily). A lot of the...

16 Oct 2019

Lentune Software Solutions

Jono Bonifant, CEO of Lentune Software Solutions leads an agile Christchurch team of problem solvers...

18 Sep 2019

Microsoft Project: Simple tips for newbies

Are you struggling to get your head around Microsoft Project? Working with Microsoft Project myself and...

12 Jul 2019

The rise of the digital colleague?

Experts are calling the soaring advancement of technology an Industrial Revolution and understanding...

02 Jul 2019

Safeguard your business from fraud and theft

Fraudulent business activities are on the riseThe New Zealand Crime and Victims Survey (May 2019) highlighted...

11 Jun 2019

Worried about being hacked?

The question to ask yourself is ‘are your businesses IT systems robust enough to counter a cyber-attack’?...

21 Feb 2019

Introducing: Microsoft Office 365 - Teams

Many of our clients are familiar with Office 365, but often are only using the basic applications; Word,...

09 Oct 2018

A simple solution to a large storage problem

A not so unique problem with a few unique circumstances led Access Radio Taranaki to an IT solution that...

28 Sep 2018

Will Robots take your job?

With the rise of automation, careers that we take for granted today may well become obsolete in the future....

02 Aug 2018

One drive for business

Mobility. Collaboration. Work life balance. Just a few of the words that are often used by business owners...

26 Jan 2018

Why Tradies should back up

"She'll be right". "Why would anyone care what a plumber has on his computer?" "i'm at the end of the...

08 Sep 2017

More tips to avoid imminent cyber attacks within your business

Cyber Security continues to be a top concern of clients given the recent high-profile Ransomware attacks...

01 Sep 2017

Effective passwords

A strong password is an effective password. But what makes a password strong?
The short answer is a...

28 Jul 2017

IT Stance - Does your investment in IT match your business needs?

One of the sources of disconnect between business leadership and IT is a lack of mutual agreement as...

03 Apr 2017

New Service Launched to Assist in Identifying Fraud

When was the last time you performed a review of the underpinning data within your finance system?

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