Mortgage Software Solutions Blog

Disaster Recovery: How Long Can Your Company Survive Without Being Able to Operate?

Posted by Steve Tschoepe on July 3, 2018

Your business can implement the most sound measures to prepare for every eventuality and still be sidelined by a disaster beyond anyone's control. Some of these are human in nature -  mistakes from your IT specialists, crashed systems, team miscommunication.

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Topics: Access Business Technologies, ABT Data Centers, disaster recovery

Why Archives are Important for your Mortgage Business

Posted by Hugo Gonzalez on June 8, 2017

What image comes to mind when someone mentions archives? Dusty file cabinets in a basement or buried and mislabeled folders on your desktop are two common ideas of what archiving is. There is much more involved with archiving than meets the eye. First of all, an archive is more than a backup. It has to meet three requirements to do its job:

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Topics: Access Business Technologies

Why You Shouldn't Ignore Security Updates for Your Devices

Posted by Justin Kirsch on June 1, 2017

Did you know that 98% of cyber attacks can be stopped simply by keeping your devices up-to-date?  Our lives seem to be moving faster as we advance our technologies. Sometimes, we don’t like to even stop for the most minor of tasks. For instance - that notification about the need to update your mobile device that you find a little annoying. And then you do what most people do - ignore it. You know it’s inevitable and has to be done, but you just keep swiping to delay it because now just isn’t a good time. Don’t let that one-day delay turn into an eternity or you might be in for an unpleasant surprise.

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Topics: Access Business Technologies

The Dangers of Ransomware to Your Mortgage Company: Protecting Your Private Data from Hackers

Posted by Justin Kirsch on August 13, 2015

In the last 18 months, the world has seen a sharp rise in attacks on businesses, individuals and even government organizations by hackers using sophisticated malware. One of the most dangerous of all being Ransomware. If you've never heard of Ransomware, it basically hijacks your computer system and allows hackers to lock you out of your personal data until you pay a ransom. This may sound like something out of a movie, but unfortunately, it's not. Ransomware is very real, and it’s costing companies millions of dollars.

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Topics: ABT, Access Business Technologies, cyber security, dangers of ransomware

ABT Athletes Go To The Edge At "Tough Mudder"

Posted by Chris Schwartz-Edmisten on September 23, 2011

What do the folks from Access Business Technologies do when they aren't hosting Mortgage Software for their clients???? Note to our clients: We still had our "after hours" support team and other team members available to handle any issues at the corporate office in Folsom CA.

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Topics: Hosted Mortgage Software, Access Business Technologies, ABT, Tough Mudder, tech support for hosted software