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Cloud Computing Best Practices for Businesses

Learn to take advantage of the increased productivity and maximized profits that cloud computing provides.

With the rapid evolution of technology and growing competition, having the right cloud strategy is essential in today's marketplace. This ondemand course will discuss the various types of cloud solutions that will compliment your business to help it work more productively and securely resulting in more flexibility and profitability. Discover tips and techniques for efficient implementation and management.

Runtime: 53 minutes
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Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Agenda

The Ways of the Past

  • What Have We Learned?

In-House Servers

  • Pros and Cons

Implementing the Cloud

  • Best Practices for Finding a Good Provider
  • Checklists

Increasing Productivity

  • What Can the Cloud Do for You?
  • Efficienty Tips

How to Maximize Your Investment and ROI

  • Saving Money on the Cloud
  • What to Ask When Working With a Provider
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Why Lorman?

Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

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OnDemand Course

This course was last revised on October 1, 2014.

Call 1-866-352-9540 for further credit information.

This program does NOT qualify, nor meet the National Standard for NASBA accreditation.

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Why Lorman?

Over 33 years and 1.4 million customers worth of experience providing continuing education. Our passion is providing you world-class training to help you succeed in business and as a professional.

Faculty

Robert J. Chandler

Robert J. Chandler

Cloud9 Real Time

  • Founder and acting president/CEO at Cloud9 Real Time, an accredited Managed Service Provider (MSP), application hosting company and licensed Intuit Commercial Host headquartered in San Diego, CA
  • Cloud9 Real Time (http://www.cloud9realtime.com) helps companies adapt to doing business "in the Cloud" – utilizing the Internet as the network for outsourcing information technology (IT) and software application (e.g., QuickBooks) services
  • Leading national advocate of modern bookkeeping methods that include universal Internet service with remote access to client files, outsourcing of bookkeeping work, automated bookkeeping systems and techniques, professional certification for all bookkeeping practitioners and Cloud computing advancements for an aging industry
  • As a former accountant, Robert has hands-on experience with Cloud technology and hundreds of software applications
  • He is the author of the recently published book “Together in the Cloud” (http://robertjchandler.com), an informative "How To" guide that offers readers insight into how businesses can implement and utilize Cloud technologies in order to bridge the gap between users, applications and IT
  • Regularly interviewed on the topic of Cloud Computing for SMBs
  • Recently won the award under category "Expert" for the 2012 Small Business Influencer Awards produced by Small Business Trends and BlackBerry. The Small Business Influencer Awards honor those who are influential to small businesses in North America through the products, services, knowledge, information or support they provide to the small business market
  • Honored with the award of "Top 40 Under 40" accounting professionals by the CPA Practice Advisor Magazine in 2007, 2008 and 2010
  • CPA Practice Advisor Reader's Choice Award 12,13,14
  • Professional Associations include MSP Alliance, Intuit Commercial Host Partner, Microsoft Partner, QuickBooks ProAdvisor, American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB), International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP)
  • Can be contacted at [email protected]
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Product ID: 394253
Published 2014
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