IT

Oktane, Okta’s annual four-day conference brought together thousands of technology professionals, developers, product leaders and cloud experts to learn and share knowledge all about the cloud environment and how to best optimize it for users. ECHO has been attending Oktane for the past three years and...

The nonprofit technology community is big, diverse and hungry for knowledge. Over 1,600 attendees were at the Nonprofit Technology Conference this year, many for the first time, including ECHO! ECHO has been serving nonprofits since its inception, so it was about time we went to...

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...

Technology is a crucial part of our daily lives- both personal and professional. And that is precisely why last year was a reality check for not only tech giants but also billions of people worldwide.   Given the massive-scale data breaches, privacy issues and hacks that shook the world in 2018, cybersecurity and data privacy have become...

Nobody really wants to deal with cybersecurity. Everything about cybersecurity is complicated. The risks can be abstract and complex. Solutions can be time consuming and expensive. Failure may not be noticed for months, and it could result in catastrophic damage to your constituents, your mission and...

Most organizations intuitively understand that technology makes us more efficient and productive.  Beyond that, opinions tend to diverge significantly on the value of IT. Think about how your organization would answer these questions: How much money does your organization spend on IT? How is that budget...