Mortgage Software Solutions Blog

3 Ways the Cloud Bolsters Your Mortgage Company Security

Posted by Justin Kirsch on October 1, 2018

Cyber thieves are amping up their attacks on major banks and the U.S. Federal Reserve. Recently, $81 million dollars was stolen from a Bank of Bangladesh account at the New York Fed. Cybersecurity officials are rapidly securing possible entry points for cyber thieves, finding that the most ordinary access points, such as email and social media accounts, can be all a thief needs to gain access to highly sensitive data. What does this mean for mid-sized lenders in the mortgage industry?

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Topics: mortgage company security, Mortgage Cloud Services

10 Ways Cloud Software Increases Your Mortgage Company’s Productivity

Posted by Steve Tschoepe on December 29, 2016

One of the most important reasons for any mortgage business to make changes in the way it uses software is to increase the productivity of their workforce. The key, though, is finding a software solution that doesn't get in the user's way. The more flexibility a platform offers in accessing information, carrying out tasks, and securely collaborating, the more your mortgage employees can get done. ABT's cloud software makes all these things possible.

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Topics: Cloud, Mortgage Cloud Services, productivity

3 Ways the Cloud Bolsters Your Mortgage Company Security

Posted by Justin Kirsch on August 4, 2016

Cyber thieves are amping up their attacks on major banks and the U.S. Federal Reserve. Recently, $81 million dollars was stolen from a Bank of Bangladesh account at the New York Fed. Cybersecurity officials are rapidly securing possible entry points for cyber thieves, finding that the most ordinary access points, such as email and social media accounts, can be all a thief needs to gain access to highly sensitive data. What does this mean for mid-sized lenders in the mortgage industry?

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Topics: mortgage company security, Mortgage Cloud Services

Cloud Computing and the Hesitant Mortgage Company

Posted by Justin Kirsch on December 3, 2015

Cloud computing can empower the mortgage industry by streamlining processes, reducing errors, and improving efficiency. However, some institutions are still a bit hesitant, when it comes to integrating Cloud computing into their strategies.

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Topics: Cloud Services, ABT, Mortgage Servicing in the Cloud, Cloud Mortgage Servicing, Cloud Computing, Mortgage Cloud Services

Benefits of Switching Your Mortgage Company's Systems to the Cloud

Posted by Justin Kirsch on September 24, 2015

The benefits of switching your mortgage company's servers and desktops to the cloud go beyond just joining the latest technology trends. You've no doubt heard plenty about the cloud over the last few years, with both positive and negative reactions. However, almost all of the negative reactions come from simple misunderstandings about cloud system capabilities. These days, cloud technology can not only do everything your old in-house servers and desktop computers can do, but they can do it more affordably, more securely, and with far more adaptable features.

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Topics: Cloud Services, ABT, Cloud Mortgage Servicing, Cloud, Cloud Computing, Mortgage Cloud Services

Three Things to Look for in a Cloud-Based Mortgage Desktop

Posted by Justin Kirsch on August 27, 2015

In today’s business climate, security and workforce needs are constantly changing. Like many other industries, the mortgage industry must face a whole slew of technological challenges, and they need solutions that have been adapted to those ever-changing trends.

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Topics: Mortgage Software Managed Hosting, Cloud Services, Cloud, Mortgage Cloud Services, MortgageWorkSpace

How MortgageWorkSpace Secures Data and Builds Powerful Performance for Mortgage Companies

Posted by Justin Kirsch on August 20, 2015

Mortgage companies are now required to adhere to the same stringent regulations for protecting consumer data as banks. These regulations can add to the time it takes to process applications and increase the costs of training your staff on the proper handling of data. To avoid these wasteful expenses, Access Business Technologies has provided mortgage companies with a solution through our MortgageWorkSpace platform. This innovative platform allows mortgage companies to process applications and monitor current client information, while training employees and adjusting business practices to comply with the new regulations.

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Topics: ABT, Cloud, Cloud Computing, Mortgage Cloud Services, MortgageWorkSpace

Data Security: What Data Are Your Loan Officers Walking Away With?

Posted by Justin Kirsch on July 23, 2015

Employee data security is no longer an option in the mortgage industry. It's a necessity. More employees than ever before in the mortgage industry are working from home, and branch offices are regularly moving between companies.  You don't want them moving your vaulable customer data with them.

Think about all of the different people who have the ability to access your company and customer data: employees, contractors, and even your very own mortgage officers. As employee data theft continues to become a mounting concern for mortgage companies, using foolproof cloud desktops is the best way to keep your data from walking out the door.  

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Topics: Mortgage Cloud Services