Author: ECHO Technology Solutions

I was super excited to attend this month’s Bay Area Nonprofit User Group because the topic was "What Can Communities Do For You" and I’ve seen many organizations hugely benefit from this application of the Salesforce platform. Also, I have to be honest that...

Are you aware that Windows 7 support will be discontinued on January 14, 2020? Windows 7 was released on October 22, 2009 by Microsoft with a commitment to provide 10 years of support and those 10 years are soon coming to an end. Starting January 14, 2020 Windows will no longer provide technical assistance and...

With the 2018 fiscal year coming to an end for most nonprofits, the budgeting season is in full swing. Even those nonprofits that aren’t dealing with their budgets right now, will eventually have to get down to the tedious task sooner or later. In fact,...

“(Cybersecurity) Endpoint attack vectors are proliferating faster than traditional enterprise security approaches can keep up.” – Wipro’s STATE OF CYBERSECURITY REPORT 2018 The simplified translation – Cyber attacks are getting worse. Simple passwords and anti-virus software alone aren’t cutting it anymore. Organizations need to know: Their cyber...

Building a technology strategy requires a basic assessment of how technology impacts your nonprofit.  Once that is clear, presto!  The rest of the IT management puzzle simply falls into place.  Just kidding on that last part. Alignment of nonprofit mission and objectives to technology tools can...

By now you’ve probably heard of Salesforce.org’s Nonprofit Cloud. In releasing this new Cloud last year, Salesforce elevates and calls out their focus on supporting nonprofits and developing a platform to meet the industry’s needs. This is exciting for ECHO. Our team is committed to providing the...