Partners & Certifications

At Dataworks, our passion for technology and our desire to help our clients achieve their objectives and face challenges drives us to seek out knowledge. To offer clients a competitive edge in the rapidly changing IT landscape, we’ve made continuing education and certifications an essential directive for our team.

We consistently pursue further certifications so our staff is more knowledgeable and able to handle our clients’ diverse needs.

Our certifications are more than merely a list of logos — they represent valuable partnerships we have carefully selected to offer clients a broader range of resources and solutions so we can serve as strategic business partners to our clients. Our team coordinates a continuing education plan to strategically diversify our areas of specialization. By pairing extensive industry certifications with years of experience, our IT team offers

Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC)

WBENC’s national standard of certification is a meticulous process that includes an in-depth review of the business and site inspection. Certification confirms the business is at least 51% owned, operated and controlled by a woman or women. By recognizing and supporting women-owned businesses, WBENC is investing in equity, diversity and innovation for the entire community. Woman owned businesses are an essential role model and affirmation that inclusion is important to all. We are truly honored to be recognized by WBENC.

 

Service Organization Controls (SOC) 2

 

Service Organization Controls (SOC) 2 reports are intended to meet the needs of a broad range of users that need information and assurance about the controls at a service organization that affect the security, availability, and processing integrity of the systems the service organization uses to process users’ data and the confidentiality and privacy of the information processed by these systems. Examples of stakeholders who may need these reports are, management or those charged with governance of the user entities and of the service organization, customers of the service organization, regulators, business partners, suppliers, and others who have an understanding of the service organization and its controls. Use of these reports generally is restricted to parties that have this understanding The AICPA Guide: Reports on Controls at a Service Organization Relevant to Security, Availability, Processing Integrity, Confidentiality, or Privacy (currently under development) provides guidance for performing these engagements.

Microsoft Silver Partnership

Dataworks is proud to be a Microsoft Silver Partner which allows us 24/7 access to the most senior technical support engineers at Microsoft. In addition, many of our technicians are certified Microsoft Certified Systems Engineers (MCSE) or Microsoft Certified Professionals (MCP). With extensive education and a premier partnership with Microsoft’s own technical support staff, we can address virtually any issue, any time.

To learn more about Dataworks Consulting, as well as our partnerships and certifications, contact us today!