CIO Review, a renowned digital and print technology magazine, recently named Varsity as one of the most promising cloud services provider in the social impact sector. CIO Review provides annual awards for leading technology companies that are providing quality solutions and transforming businesses. This is very exciting news! We’re honored to receive this recognition for our work with mission-driven organizations. Continue reading to learn more about this recognition and our unique approach to cloud services.
CIO Review’s Recognition
CIO Review wrote a wonderful article about Varsity, our CEO, our mission, and our services — we are so grateful! You can read the full article here. CIO Review writes, “Varsity continually explores solutions to align social impact goals with technology advancement. Their team of passionate IT experts aims to become the go-to provider that designs their operations in sync with a client’s technology transformation and evolving innovation.”
CIO Review also interviewed our CEO, Patrick Ciccarelli, about our process of working with our clients. He said: “Instead of pushing our clients to provide feedback, we self-assess and audit their internal operations to deliver strategic planning that quickly helps them adapt to current technologies.” We will always strive to provide quality, customized service based on our clients’ needs and goals.
Importance of the Cloud for Nonprofits
The cloud has become a powerful tool for nonprofits to improve their efficiency, effectiveness, and mission impact. One of the key reasons why the cloud is so critical for nonprofits is cost savings. The cloud allows nonprofits to access computing resources on-demand — paying only for what they use and avoiding upfront costs.
Another important aspect of the cloud for nonprofits is flexibility and scalability. The cloud provides nonprofits with the ability to scale their operations up or down based on their needs, without expensive upgrades or additional hardware. This is particularly important for nonprofits that experience fluctuations in their workload or seasonal demands. Nonprofits can easily adjust their computing resources to meet their requirements, enabling them to be agile and responsive to changing needs, and ensuring their IT infrastructure is aligned with their organizational goals.
Data security and privacy are also paramount for nonprofits, particularly those that handle sensitive information, such as donor data, client records, and other confidential information. The cloud offers robust security measures, including encryption, access controls, and regular data backups to protect against data breaches and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
TechSoup put together a wonderful list of 10 helpful cloud-based tools specifically for non-profits. This is a great place to start, but if you’re looking for extra assistance, consider partnering with Varsity.
Varsity’s Cloud Services
Varsity’s extensive experience in providing cloud services to organizations in a variety of industries will ensure your transition to the cloud is a smooth one. Our cloud solutions will enable your team to enjoy secure systems and data, minimize downtime, easily access files, and seamlessly collaborate from anywhere.
Our cloud-hosting services can support a variety of needs. Most importantly, we’re cloud-agnostic, meaning we can support your organization on both AWS or Azure platforms, as well as hybrid environments. Our agnostic approach allows us to be more holistic and meet a broader range of needs. We also offer competitive pricing models. We will always strive for the best offering at the lowest cost possible.