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Hosted Virtual Desktops and Cloud Servers- The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

  • CPA (CA)
  • CMA
  • CPA (US)
  • Maryland Tax Preparer
Hosted Virtual Desktops and Cloud Servers- The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

1 Credit


Subject Area

Information Technology

Webinar Qualifies For

1 CPE credit of Information Technology for all CPAs

1 CPE credit for Certified Management Accountants (CMA)

1 CPD credit (Verifiable) for Canadian CPAs

1 CPD credit (Verifiable) for Certified Information Technology Professionals (CITP)

1 CE credit of Federal Tax for Maryland Tax Preparers

1 General Educational credit for Tax Professionals / Bookkeepers / Accountants

Course Description

90% Organizations are working remotely due to the ongoing global threat.

45% Employees at various companies quoted the ability to work from anywhere as their top perk

70% Executives agree that the amount of time, money and resources spent on IT maintenance is affecting the overall competitiveness of their organizations

Working remotely has become a standard way to operate businesses today.

Technology is the closest thing we have to magic.

When properly implemented it can have a transformative effect on organizations and people. We can time travel by having technology improve organizational effectiveness and efficiency. We can teleport across the country by leveraging cloud technology to connect us together.

Cloud technology has already helped many businesses improve collaboration and streamline business technology while saving money. This online CPE course outlines how and why this technology can benefit your firm. The online continuing education course provides detailed, step-by-step examples, giving you practical advice on how you can make the most of the cloud. This CPE course is designed specifically for public accounting firms, but the principals can be applied to any organization.

Cloud servers and hosted desktops are an excellent way for CPA’s to host their data securely, enabling them to work remotely on fast networks.

But BEWARE, there are incompetent cloud providers who do not offer secure servers. Join this online CPE webinar to learn how hosted desktops can help your business thrive while understanding what to look for in a cloud provider.

Key concepts covered in this online CPE webinar:

  • How Cloud Servers and Hosted Desktops Can Help Your Business?
  • Case Studies on How Companies Lost Data from a Cloud Provider
  • What Are the Key Components with trustworthy hosting companies?

If you have looked at virtual desktop solutions in the past, prepare to be wowed when you see how InnerPC has streamlined the deployment and management of its virtual desktop that makes it a cost-effective and secure solution.

Learning Objectives

  • To identify the benefits and risks of moving an organization to The Cloud and utilizing the virtual office
  • To describe the technology best practices for working remotely and utilizing the virtual office
  • To identify and describe the actions needed to mitigate the risks inherent to operating in The Cloud
  • To identify the risks of cloud technology
  • To describe Cloud-Based Desktop Productivity

Who Should Attend?

  • Accountant
  • Accounting Firm
  • Accounting Managers
  • Bookkeepers & Accountants & Tax Preparers
  • Business Owner
  • CEO
  • Certified Management Accountant
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chartered Professional Accountant
  • CPA (Industry)
  • CPA - Large Firm
  • CPA - Mid Size Firm
  • CPA - Small Firm
  • CPA in Business
  • Entrepreneurial Accountant
  • Entrepreneurial CPA
  • Young CPA


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great platform


Very knowledgeable instructor with valuable information.






good presentation with a good instructor


Less the sales pitch the webinar was informative.