2 Credits: Information Technology
Technology continues to revolutionize how we work; those who ignore this fact do so at their own peril. To remain successful, business professionals must stay on top of technology trends, implement the best solutions, and seize opportunities as they appear.
In this session, you will learn about a wide variety of technology trends, solutions, and opportunities. Specifically, you will learn about spending trends, software licensing issues, leading-edge hardware, mobile and cloud strategies, and security risks. If you attend only one technology session this year, make sure it is this one so that you are well-positioned for what lies ahead!
Upon completing this session, you should be able to:
- List major hardware and software trends and identify their importance as it relates to purchasing these assets
- Identify major updates, strategies, and opportunities emanating from leading software publishers
- Differentiate between the most significant security risks and implement practical solutions to mitigate these risks
- Assess the potential impact of implementing new generation hardware options
- Identify leading cloud options available today and the importance of facilitating mobile use in your organization
March 18, 2020
Fundamental knowledge computer operations and technology
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Meet The Experts
Randolph P. (Randy) Johnston is a nationally recognized educator, consultant, and writer with over 30 years’ experience in strategic technology planning, accounting software selection, paperless systems, systems and network integration, business continuity and disaster recovery planning, business development and management, process engineering and outsourced managed services. A consultant for high profile technology vendors, Randy delivers national seminars to CPAs, business groups, and IT leaders on technologies in accounting, healthcare, and banking. He also creates articles on over 30 technology topics including CPA firm technology, cloud technology, business continuity, accounting software, and business strategies leveraging technology. Accounting Today listed Randy as one …