Blog: Cloud Computing

Employee Spotlight: David Fogg, Systems Engineer

David Fogg, Systems Engineer Where are you from?  Bridgeport, WV Where did you go to college? West Virginia University How did you hear about Cetrom? Through a cloud staffing company. Can you describe your experience with Cetrom since you joined the team?  It’s been an amazing growth opportunity.  The technologies we utilize are top notch... Read More

Microsoft 365

Where Microsoft 365 Falls Short For CPA Firms

Microsoft 365 is the company’s boldest subscription plan yet. According to ZDNet, an online publication for technology trends and news, 365 is “an integrated bundle of Windows 10, Office 365, and Enterprise Mobility + Security (also known as EMS, which includes Intune device management, analytics, and [limited] Azure Active Directory capabilities).” Introduced in July 2017,... Read More

Barracuda Email Security Best Practices

By: Joe Vassalotti, Systems Engineer As you are aware, Cetrom made a change with its spam vendor and moved services to Barracuda in the continuing effort of keeping up-to-date on email security. In addition, since the move, the new spam platform has blocked and cut down on Ransomware by 100%. To help with the transition and... Read More

The Cloud For CPAs

5 Ways The Cloud Makes Being A CPA Easier

The cloud is an underrated solution for accountants, especially during tax season. It provides a safe, secure space for your financial data with constant access and flexibility. Even with so many advantages, why are some accountants still wary of the cloud? CPAs often question how secure cloud solutions really are, if this updated technology is... Read More

CPA’s Post Tax Season Cloud Computing Checklist

With 60-to-90-hour work weeks during tax season and pressing deadlines for filing or requesting extensions, there’s no room for technology troubles. But, inevitably, they crop up—VPN access goes down, shared files don’t sync properly or there’s latency accessing your accounting software. And of course, this happens when you’re at home after already putting in more than 15 hours. What if you... Read More

6 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Cloud Provider

Moving to the cloud is an investment of both time and money. When done properly, it can result in cut costs, streamlined workflow, and elimination of in-house IT personnel and hardware. However, there are many cloud computing and hosting providers in the marketplace which makes the decision of choosing the best option for your company... Read More

Overwhelmed IT: how to maximize efficiency and increased productivity with the cloud

As technology evolves as a critical component of business success, it is now more important than ever for companies to leverage their IT team’s expertise to remain competitive. While tech professionals possess skillsets and knowledge that can provide valuable insight into business operations, the reality is that many IT departments find themselves overburdened with menial,... Read More