Technology has become an important differentiator in the finance and accounting industry. To attract and keep clients and talented employees, firms must provide the sophisticated technology that they have come to expect.
But it's hard to keep on top - and be an expert in - all the new technologies that are available. By outsourcing IT services and support, financial services firms can gain access to the latest and greatest technologies, plus the expertise to implement the best strategy for your business.
Cyber security is another huge concern, and protecting sensitive customer data is now a top priority. Be sure to read our article on the best ways to reduce cyber risk in financial services firm for a non-technical primer that provides the key steps you should take to protect your firm.
Constant regulatory changes are also putting pressure on the IT function within financial service firms.
The responsibility finance organizations must undertake to oversee financial information and assets requires airtight cybersecurity, which puts even more of a burden on stretched IT teams.
To get you started, read up on our top tips to help your financial institution stay compliant!
Below, you can watch a short video which explains the importance of managing your employee's mobile devices, another often over-looked risk when it comes to protecting your company data and staying compliant.
Ntiva has worked closely with many financial firms, accountants, CPAs, and others to help them navigate these challenges, with IT solutions for financial services which include:
It’s often a challenge for financial firms to hire, train, and retain the right IT talent. They are often distracted from strategic projects by the day-to-day requirements for general IT support.
We can reduce this burden by offering proactive and automated services including network and server monitoring and maintenance, managing and maintaining desktops and laptops, complete servie desk, onsite service visits and more.
We’ve helped dozens of clients migrate to cloud applications and storage solutions from various vendors such as Microsoft, Google, Amazon, and others. Not only is this more cost effective, it keeps all applications and data in a central and secure location that is easily accessible from wherever your employees happen to be.
Contact us to find out which solutions will work best for your organization.
Implementing the most up-to-date communications solutions can offer tremendous benefits from cost savings to productivity gains. As an example, delivering a satisfying customer experience is typically a top priority for financial institutions.
Ntiva is one of the few IT service providers that can offer a unified solution for both your IT and telephony requirements. Learn more how new solutions such as hosted VoIP can help you be more productive.
The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) has recently revised its policies to provide a clearly defined set of cybersecurity and data protection protocols that need to be met. Unfortunately, many of these regulations will only tell you what you must do to remain in compliance, but not how to do it.
We can work with your organization to ensure you remain in compliance, from protecting your IT infrastructure with our managed security solutions, to creating and implementing the right security policies across the organization. Our security and implementation experts understand the regulatory requirements and help our clients honor their obligations without breaking the budget.
Interested to learn more about the wide range of solutions we have for the Financial and Accounting industry?
Mobile Device Management
In many businesses, smartphones have now overtaken PCs as the primary means for accessing important company data. We can show you how set up strong security measures for all your employees' devices.
Every week we migrate clients from old email systems to Office 365. We've seen all the snags before and can keep your project on-track, as well as offering discounts for qualified organizations.
Desktop virtualization can provide trouble-free yet secure access from almost any device, ensuring consistency and reliability. This not only reduces management overhead, but significantly enhances data security.
Many legal, financial and technical institutions depend on protecting their intellectual property such as patents, trademarks, copyrights and more. We can introduce you to email encryption and archiving options that can help protect your valuable IP.