K2's Emerging and Evolving Technology Standards for Accountants: Don’t Get Left Behind

K2's Emerging and Evolving Technology Standards for Accountants: Don’t Get Left Behind

  • $79.00


Course Description

Innovations like 5G cellular communications, TCP/IP v6, software defined networks, virtual machines, application containers, and new standards like Bluetooth 5, 802.11ah, 802.11ac, Thunderbolt 2, SIP and PCIe will have a significant impact on your technology decisions in 2018 and beyond.  This session will help decision makers understand the impact of these changes and help them learn how they can adapt their personal and corporate technology strategies to take advantage of the new opportunities provided.

Major Topics

  • Emerging communication technologies like 5G and IPv6, and why they are important
  • Public cloud computing like Amazon, Azure, and Rackspace, and the basic terms underlying it
  • Emerging technology standards and how they will affect your IT environment

Learning Objectives

Upon completing this course, you should be able to:

  • Define 5G and list at least three ways it is different from existing cellular technologies (faster, more secure, based on IPv6, higher frequency, shorter range, etc.)
  • Define software defined networks, virtual machines, and application containers and explain how they make modern public data center services like Amazon Web Services, Google Compute Engine, and Microsoft Azure possible
  • Define SIP, VOIP, and unified communications, and explain how they work together to enable anytime, anywhere conversations on any device
  • List and define at least three new standards which will be implemented on new hardware devices in the coming years.   (Bluetooth 5, 802.11ah, USB type C, Thunderbolt 2, M2 NVME over PCIe, etc.)

Who Should Attend: Accounting and business professionals who want to strengthen their understanding of key emerging tech standards

Course Level: Intermediate

CPE Credits: 2 Hours Information Technology  

Prerequisites: Have some limited/basic knowledge of technology strategy and standards

Advance Preparation: None

PLEASE NOTE: Registration cutoff is 2 days prior to the start of the webinar