ECHO

For the past 10-15 years a common complaint amongst educators, nonprofits that focus on education and students alike is that vocational instruction, shop classes, and art programs are increasingly being cut. Why? Schools need to focus their energy and limited resources on helping students pass...

A team of 5 employees from ECHO Technology Solutions recently had the opportunity to volunteer at Mission Promise Neighborhood’s 5th “Get Connected!” technology event.  This free tech event, which catered to the underserved Latino population in San Francisco’s Mission District, was held at the Mission...

The Harvard Business Review recently posted an article titled “Are You Using APIs to Gain Competitive Advantage?” and immediately I was super proud of ECHO. We use one system for sales, managing contracts, time entries, and invoicing. We use another system (JIRA) for managing our...

If 2015 taught us one thing, it’s that information just isn’t safe anymore.  Last year may well have been the turning point for cybersecurity – the year in which hacks not only became commonplace, but started to hit businesses and governments in newly tangible (and costly)...

THE BIG QUESTION Can technology save the world? At ECHO, we think so, and we are investing time and collective gray matter to test that hypothesis. We live in the age of the toaster, the microwave oven, and home automation systems which allow us to control our...

ECHO recognizes the importance of using critical tools to support agile Scrum methodology implementation.  We employ the methodology’s market leader, Atlassian’s JIRA Agile, which is specifically  designed to give our developers and clients the tools to succeed during sprints. JIRA Agile offers 100% transparency for...