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Legal Technology Will Either Obviate Attorneys or Empower Them

A technology revolution is reshaping how we interact with the world around us. Drastic change is disruptive when it upends familiar paradigms and may be experienced as either a threat or an answered prayer depending on its effect on an individual,…
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How The Abacus Private Cloud Works

The Abacus Private Cloud is a way for business owners and their staff to access all of their files, programs and documents from anywhere and on any device. It also removes the need for owning a server or having to worry about the security…
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When it Comes to Your Law Firm's Data, Possession is 9/10ths of the Law

While consulting with attorneys who seek technology solutions that improve profitability and give insight into firm productivity and financial position, I’ve encountered surprising resistance to a wholesale move to the cloud. Firms recognize…
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Amicus Attorney Join's the Abacus Data System's Family

Abacus Data Systems and Amicus Attorney have joined forces. This will take two of the longest tenured law practice management software providers in the legal industry and bring them under one umbrella. Abacus Data Systems, formerly known…
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How Hosted Cloud Solutions Will Change the Small Business Landscape

  Over the last two years I've assisted over 120 law firms in transitioning their practice into the cloud. It's given me an interesting opportunity to see what the obvious and more importantly the not so obvious benefits of moving…
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What I’ve Learned from Transitioning over a 120 Law Firms

When Abacus first introduced Abacus Private Cloud, I was immediately excited about what this meant to the way attorneys practice law. By looking at the bigger picture, I envisioned how quickly it could impact an industry that is usually slow…
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Why Most Law Firm IT Specialists Are Scared of the Private Cloud

After having spent some time speaking to various law firms and transitioning many of them into our Abacus Private Cloud, I can quickly categorize the IT people (or the Computer Guy as you conveniently put it sometimes) that help manage the networking…
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How To Practice Law From Anywhere

A big motivator and driving force for many business professionals is to ultimately find the right work/life balance. For me that would mean having the opportunity to travel more, learn about other cultures and try new foods. For you that could…