The OGO Blog

The Top Three Credit Union Security Threats

An exhaustive list of threats to your credit union’s network would take quite a lot of time, energy, and text space. Fortunately, we’ve come up with a format that’s a lot more salient and enjoyable. In this article, we’ll discuss our top three credit union security threats for networks and information. Surely, at some point…

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5 Considerations for Building Credit Union Disaster Recovery Plans

Building credit union disaster recovery plans isn’t the easiest thing in the world. There are numerous difficult logistical problems to address, and they’re all important. We’ll try to distill some of the more pressing issues into a “top 5”for this article. If you’re building your credit union disaster recovery plan now, or if you’re revisiting…

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3 Tips for Credit Union Disaster Recovery Planning

Credit union disaster recovery planning is about as exciting as growing turnips. However, disaster recovery plans are absolutely essential. Without them, a hurricane, fire, earthquake, or other disaster could destroy your credit union’s data and ability to function. We’ve noticed a few common credit union disaster recovery mistakes in our dozen years of consulting. We…

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What is Unique About Ongoing Operations’ Credit Union Disaster Recovery Solution?

If there’s one thing we’ve learned in the last few years, it’s that natural disasters affect countless thousands of Americans every year. Fires, storms, floods, and the occasional polar vortex threaten just about every person and every business. Accordingly, credit unions are required by the NCUA to prepare for such crises through disaster recovery planning.…

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Does My Credit Union Need a Disaster Recovery Solution?

While credit unions are certainly beset by a large number of rules and regulations, much of the red tape is designed to ensure their continuing success. Simply put, you need a credit union disaster recovery solution. We’ll explore why below. Disaster recovery is business strategy aligned toward continuing operations in the event of a natural…

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2019 Credit Union Technology Trends to Watch

Wow.  What a year! The credit union and FinTech worlds are frothy and lots of change is underway. This year, some of the walls came down and credit unions saw more of the real world. Digital Credit Union has an incubator fostering FinTech Startups and the Boston FinTech Community. NACUSO’s Next Big Idea Competition brought in new…

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What Business Problems are Solved by Office 365 for Credit Unions?

Every business encounters a few speed bumps and roadblocks on its journey to success. Microsoft’s Office 365 for credit unions can help you navigate to stable and continued growth without major logistical setbacks. There are two ways that Office 365 helps credit unions avoid common issues related to business growth. The first way it helps…

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