Technology Associates Ranked Among America’s Top Entrepreneurs By Inc. 5000 For Third Year In A Row

  • September 6, 2018

Inc. 5000 Award Winner Technology AssociatesFor the Third Year In A Row, Technology Associates Appears on the Inc. 5000 list, among America’s top entrepreneurs.

Inc. magazine today ranked Technology Associates on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.

The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment— its independent small and mid-sized businesses.Companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.

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Technology Associates Makes Top Managed Services Providers List 2018

  • July 5, 2018

top managed services providers in 2018Technology Associates ranks among the world’s 501 most strategic and innovative top managed services providers in 2018, according to Channel Futures 11th-annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings.

The MSP 501 is the first, largest and most comprehensive ranking of managed service providers worldwide. This year Channel Futures received a record number of submissions. Applications poured in from Europe, Asia, South America and beyond. We’re so pleased Technology Associates is announced as one of the top managed services providers in 2018!

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Act To Strengthen Identity Theft Protections

  • April 19, 2018

Social Media For Law Firms And CybersecurityOn January 8, 2018 Attorney General Josh Stein and Representative Jason Saine announced legislation to strengthen protection against identity theft. There are several key items in this legislation that could have a direct impact on businesses here in North Carolina.

Back in February, I wrote a blog post that detailed the need-to-know information regarding North Carolina’s 2017 Security Breach Report. In this original blog post, I reported that more than 1,000 data breaches were reported to the North Carolina Department of Justice in 2017.

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The Role That Makes The Difference

  • February 6, 2018

Technology Associates Xmas Party 2015Here at Technology Associates we have a role that rarely exist in other IT Services firms, and if it does, I’m confident it isn’t given the same level of focus and discipline it is given here. What makes this position even more radical in our industry is that we don’t charge our customer by the hour for this type of service. And that, I’m told, is next to sacrilege in the IT industry.

But, this role is THE reason businesses have selected Technology Associates over other options.  And, it is our secret weapon that is guaranteed to have a positive impact on our customers.

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Cloud Technology: The Benefits And Hurdles For Healthcare

  • January 16, 2018

Healthcare and TechnologyTechnology is redefining our world. Over the course of just 40 years, we’ve seen technology develop at lightning speed. Technology has evolved from academia, to home computers, to e-commerce, to social media, to the cloud, and now to artificial intelligence.

Many industries have quickly adopted the latest and greatest technology has to offer, for fear of losing a competitive advantage. But others, like the healthcare industry, have been slower to integrate technology into the workplace, especially cloud-based technology.

Cloud integration offers many benefits, but there are also risks that raise major concerns for healthcare professionals. It begs the question, is cloud technology a smarter solution or a headache waiting to happen?

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Is Your Business HIPAA Compliant?

  • December 19, 2017

HIPAAAs the national security standard for protecting patient health information, HIPAA stands as a safeguard for medical information. But Christopher Fuller of TechRepublic.com was recently quoted to say:

“The biggest challenge presented by HIPAA is to accurately and consistently protect individuals’ privacy without crippling business.”

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Advancing Healthcare With Artificial Intelligence

  • December 14, 2017

Healthcare And Artificial IntelligenceTechnology is evolving at a rapid speed, and the rate of change is forcing all industries to evaluate how businesses are run and how customers are served. No longer is it an option to think of the digital and physical world as separate entities. The digital footprint tells a story, and it’s a story the healthcare industry should be tapping into.

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What You Need To Know About Cloud Security

  • November 14, 2017

Cloud technology is where majority of businesses are turning to store their data these days, and it makes sense why. With easier access, lower storage costs and a platform for sharing information globally, there are advantages to be had to moving to the cloud. But we can’t think about cloud technology in a vacuum. If we talk cloud, we’ve also got to talk security too.

As you evaluate cloud deployments for your organization and integrate the technology into your business operations, be sure you’ve considered all aspects of what it means to work in and store data from the cloud.

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Why SMBs Are The Perfect Target For Hackers

  • August 24, 2017

For many years, small businesses were an unlikely target for a sophisticated cyber attack. Having a relatively unknown brand and fewer financial resources worked in your favor to deter hackers.

That has now changed. Hackers have shifted their focus due to the strong security defenses larger companies have acquired, which make it difficult for them to penetrate systems. As
a result, they are now targeting the most vulnerable companies – SMBs.

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5 Recruiting Software Solutions For Small Businesses

  • August 15, 2017

Given the challenges and constraints that limit SMBs, it’s not easy to compete for the industry’s much sought young professionals.

Fortunately, with a little help from technology, the hiring process can become both easier and more effective for everyone.

Recruitment software is able to perform the tedious tasks that have made recruiting and onboarding impersonal and transactional. Which enables you to focus on the human aspect of working with candidates.

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