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5 Questions for CPAs Considering Cloud Hosting

Posted: Nov 29, 2017 | By: coaxiscloud
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As Coaxis’ Account Executive, and heading up the firm’s sales, Lisa Bryant has the opportunity to speak with numerous CPA firms considering a move to a managed data hosting (cloud computing) environment. In addition to the major concern for cybersecurity, many CPAs have questions regarding what differentiates Coaxis’ managed hosting services and why Coaxis is the smart solution for CPAs.

Lisa Bryant shares her answers to the Top 5 questions CPAs ask her about considering Coaxis' cloud hosting:

Q: Why should a CPA firm consider Coaxis?

A: Coaxis has been providing managed data hosting to CPAs and the financial sector for more than 15 years. Coaxis provides CPA firms with a fully hosted and managed network solution designed to remove the complexities of federal and industry compliances, curb the demands of information technology (IT) infrastructure, and minimize the threat of cybercrime.

Q: As a CPA Firm, will I be able to afford a fully hosted and managed network solution?

A: Most CPA firms find moving to a full managed network solution is less expensive then owning and operating their current premise-based server. Coaxis’ CPA package offers an all-inclusive offering, which often will eliminate or minimize existing IT related expenses the firm may be paying.

Q: What makes Coaxis the best hosted solution for a CPA Firm?

A: Coaxis has extensive experience in hosting and supporting a broad range of tax and financial reporting software applications, making their team the go-to provider for numerous CPA firms. Coaxis’ tech support team is experienced with applications such as, but not limited to, Thomson Reuters - CS Professional Suite, Wolters Kluwer - CCH Solutions, Intuit – QuickBooks Enterprise/Premier, Lacerte Tax, ProSeries, Drake, OfficeTools, Workspace, Sage Accounting and others. In most cases, the Coaxis tech support team can resolve user questions for financial software promptly and without referring the user to the software vendor.

Q: Is my CPA Firm too small or too big for Coaxis?

A: Coaxis supports CPA firms of all sizes.  No firm is too small and no firm is too big for Coaxis.

Q: What is the service level guarantee with Coaxis?

A: Coaxis owns and operates a private, single-tenant, Tier 4 Data Center which requires the infrastructure, capacity, and maintenance to provide an uptime more than 99.9999%.

Q: What federal and financial industry compliances does Coaxis maintain?

A: Coaxis is compliant with GLBA, HIPAA HITECH, and CJIS. Additionally, Coaxis has a SOC 2 Type 2 Unqualified Audit Opinion. Coaxis is FedRAMP ready, and FISMA ready.

If you would like more information, an online demo, or would like to speak with Lisa Bryant, please email, or call 850-391-1022. 

Lisa Bryant serves as Coaxis’ Account Executive and leads the company’s Sales Department. She possesses extensive experience in providing optimal technology solutions for clients in both small and large entities.

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