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Security Advantage Cloud Computing Gives to Your Data

Posted on: December 2nd, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

What is the most common reason why many attorneys and law firms try to stay away from cloud computing?  There is a prevailing belief that information of clients are more secured when stored locally, as compared to being in the cloud.

This is probably true (or you would want to believe that it is true) if you do not have a better understanding of cloud technology.  Let’s take a look at some reasons why client information is more secured in the cloud. (more…)

Using Cloud Computing as Disaster Recovery for Your Law Firm

Posted on: November 10th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

If you’re considering cloud computing for your law office, you probably know about many of the benefits that such setup offers. You know that you’ll save time on cases, that you might be able to work with fewer staff members and that your business will be more streamlined overall. (more…)

Increasing Legal Practice Productivity with Cloud Computing

Posted on: November 8th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

Collaboration is one of the foundations of legal work.  Lawyers regularly need to get in touch not only with other lawyers in their team, but also with their clients.  Collaboration may be necessary for many different aspects of the case such as sharing of evidences, discussing ideas, or formulating strategies among others.  Unfortunately, physical or geographic distance is a huge hurdle for effective collaboration.  So where does cloud computing come in and are there real benefits from it? (more…)

Avoiding Cyber Crime in Your Law Firm with Cloud Computing

Posted on: October 17th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

Many law firms are now being scrutinized to ensure that they are not susceptible to security breaches that can lead to the exposure of client information. This is part of the response in the increasing incidences of cybercrime that is being experienced in various industries including the legal profession.  How can law firms protect sensitive client data from prying digital eyes? (more…)

Shifting Your Law Firm to Cloud Computing Environment

Posted on: August 26th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

When you realize how effective cloud computing is when used properly, it’s not really a surprise that a recent study shows about 82% of the companies spoken to have some sort of cloud strategy going compared to the 74% that were using the technology in 2014.

There is a culture shift that has to take place for cloud computing to work out. If your company doesn’t accept the change, or doesn’t make the change at all you’re in for some trouble. (more…)

Heading to a Modern Virtual Law Office with Cloud Computing

Posted on: August 5th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

With all of these techno jargon flying around, there seems to be a misconception on what a virtual law firm actually is.  Can you be considered a virtual law firm if you just have no office?  The fact of the matter is that there is no standard definition yet on what constitutes a virtual office. (more…)

Reasons Why Cloud Computing is Suitable for Law Firms

Posted on: July 29th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

With the legal service full of old school lawyers, it is quite difficult to imagine a merger between the legal world and technology.  However, are you aware that technology, specifically Cloud computing, is a great fit for law firms?  In a profession where information and communication are vital, having convenient access to both would be truly priceless. (more…)

Changing from Traditional Business to Modern Law Firm

Posted on: July 8th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

Those who have been involved in the practice of law are all too familiar with the “ancient” practice of taking dictations, transcribing, and filing of documents.  Lawyers and clients met face-to-face in conference rooms and relied on billable hours to keep track of their revenues.  But are all of these changing with the increased desire for value by clients?  Where is the traditional law firm model headed? (more…)

Challenging Trend of Data Protection Laws Cloud Computing

Posted on: June 24th, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

There are plenty of studies backing up cloud data and cloud-based software solutions, which isn’t really that surprising anymore since so many businesses continue talking about how they’re benefitting from the technology. What is surprising is how rapidly the entire business world seems to be adopting this technology. (more…)

Crazy Lawyer Cloud Computing Benefits to Boost Your Works!

Posted on: June 3rd, 2019 by nexstepaz No Comments

By now you may have already heard all the hype about Cloud computing platform and how it can give your business access to all these advanced technology and state-of-the-art applications at a fraction of the cost of implementing it on your own.

For huge law firms, this can be quite attractive and may deliver substantial savings; but for small to medium-sized firms, how much can they really benefit from Cloud computing?  Are there any life shattering advantages in stored that makes it easier to decide to move into the Clouds?  Well, they may not be life shattering, but they surely are worth considering. (more…)