Webcast: K2's Technology Update (XKTUP17)
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Do you sometimes feel lost in the technology jungle? Would you like clear guidance regarding Windows, Office, the Cloud, security, and other technology-related issues? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, make plans now to invest four hours in this fast-paced and highly informative course that is sure to ramp up your return on technology investment. Technology tools available have never been better, but many are not taking full advantage of these tools. This course helps professio

 Export to Your Calendar 10/3/2017
When: 10/03/2017
12:30 PM until 4:30 PM
Where: Webcast
K2 Enterprises
United States
Presenter: Steve Yoss


Online registration is available until: 10/1/2017
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Acronym XKTUP17
CPE 4 hours
Vendor K2 Enterprises
Category
Management
Level Intermediate
Prerequisite Fundamental understanding of basic technology concepts
Adv Prep None
Yellow Book? No
Designed for Business professionals who are interested in how technology affects them and seek an update of relevant technology trends, tools, and techniques
Registration
Member $129
CPA Non-Member $179

The Member rate applies to LCPA members, other state society members, and non-CPA staff of LCPA members. To register online, use the ‘Register’ button above. To register by phone, call the LCPA Member Service Center at 800.288.5272 or 504.464.1040, Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm.

Course Description

Do you sometimes feel lost in the technology jungle? Would you like clear guidance regarding Windows, Office, the Cloud, security, and other technology-related issues? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, make plans now to invest four hours in this fast-paced and highly informative course that is sure to ramp up your return on technology investment. Technology tools available have never been better, but many are not taking full advantage of these tools. This course helps professionals understand the major trends in hardware, software, and services and how to utilize these tools to meet organizational objectives.

Objectives

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • List and describe key features of Windows 10 and identify situations where upgrading might be advantageous
  • Analyze developments in mobile technologies and develop an optimal mobile strategy
  • Identify security issues facing business professionals and list options for mitigating risk
  • List and describe key features of Office 2016 and determine an optimal time to upgrade
  • Identify major trends in hardware
  • Develop strategies for successful Cloud implementations
  • Define virtualization and identify how it potentially changes the technology infrastructure in your office

Topics

  • Developments in hardware and emerging trends
  • Microsoft Windows 10 and Office 2016
  • Security update – a new day, with new risks
  • Mobility update – best practices for taking it with you
  • Virtualization and what it can mean to your organization
  • The Cloud and where it belongs in your organization