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Eaton & Associates Achieves SOC 2 Type II Certification, Preparing for the Future of Cybersecurity

Eaton & Associates Achieves SOC 2 Type II Certification, Preparing for the Future of Cybersecurity


Extensive cybersecurity audit certifies Eaton & Associates as a trusted IT services provider.


Eaton & Associates, a full-service IT company, is proud to announce the achievement of their SOC 2 Type II compliance certification. This significant milestone is their latest cybersecurity achievement and another testament to their unwavering commitment of safeguarding clients’ data and maintaining the highest standards of IT security.

The Eaton & Associates team has gone above and beyond in a comprehensive effort to enhance security protocols for every department from accounting and HR to engineering and sales. This collaborative endeavor was validated by Sensiba, LLP., a respected auditing firm, to ensure that all policies and practices meet rigorous security and confidentiality standards.

“Cybersecurity threats have changed the IT industry. Every IT services provider needs to be prepared. Achieving SOC 2 compliance is a significant milestone in our 35-year history, underscoring our commitment to cybersecurity and reinforcing the trust our clients place in us,” said John Eaton, CEO of Eaton & Associates.

This SOC 2 Type II official attestation not only validates the internal efforts of Eaton & Associates, but also provides clients of the seasoned IT-service provider with assurance that their data is protected by stringent, third-party verified measures.

With over 35 years of building trust in the IT industry, this added layer of confidence reinforces Eaton & Associates’ position as a leading technology partner, capable of adapting to changes in the industry and committed to excellence in every aspect of their operations.

About SOC 2 Cybersecurity

Standards Service Organization Control (SOC) is the industry gold-standard for securely managing customer data. It’s based on 5 key principles: security, availability, integrity, confidentiality, and privacy. Type II is the more comprehensive assessment, evaluating the effectiveness of organizational controls. To learn more about SOC cybersecurity visit AICPA.

About Eaton & Associates

Eaton & Associates is a leading IT services firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area, supporting clients throughout the Western United States. Eaton & Associates provides comprehensive IT managed services, network engineering, server support, end-user workstation support, and cybersecurity solutions. With dedicated IT project management and ongoing support teams, Eaton & Associates delivers high-quality IT equipment and services that enhance productivity, secure sensitive data, ensure regulatory compliance, and provide a high return on investment for clients. To learn more about Eaton & Associates services please visit

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World Teacher Day 2023-How Teachers and Schools Use Technology

World Teacher Day 2023-How teachers and schools use technology today, with a focus on computers and cybersecurity

Technology has become an essential part of education in today’s world, and teachers and schools are using technology in a variety of ways to enhance learning and teaching, particularly when it comes to computers and cybersecurity.

As World Teacher’s Day 2023 approaches, we celebrate the incredible work that teachers do to prepare our students for the future, including teaching them about technology and cybersecurity. Teachers are constantly learning and adapting to new technologies, and they are finding new ways to use technology to engage and support their students.

Here are some specific examples of how teachers are using technology today, with a focus on computers and cybersecurity:

  • Computer science education: Computer science is a critical subject for students to learn in today’s world. Teachers are using a variety of resources to teach their students about computer science, including coding programs, robotics kits, and online learning platforms.
  • Cybersecurity education: Cybersecurity is another important topic for students to learn about. Teachers are teaching their students about the importance of cybersecurity and how to protect themselves from online threats.
  • Using computers for learning: Teachers are using computers to help students learn a variety of subjects, including math, science, and English. For example, students can use computers to conduct research, write essays, and create presentations.
  • Protecting computers from cyber attacks: Schools are taking steps to protect their computers and networks from cyber attacks. This includes installing security software, training staff on cybersecurity best practices, and having a plan in place in the event of a cyber attack.

In addition to these specific examples, technology is also used in many other ways in schools today. For example, schools use technology to manage student records, communicate with parents, and provide administrative support.

Technology can be a powerful tool for learning and teaching, but it is important to use it safely and responsibly. Teachers are playing a vital role in teaching their students about technology and cybersecurity, so that they can be successful in the digital world.

On World Teacher’s Day, we thank teachers for their dedication to using technology to improve the learning experience for all students, and for teaching them about the importance of cybersecurity.

Apple Vision Pro: A Powerful Tool for Businesses of All sizes

Apple Vision Pro: A Powerful Tool for Businesses of All sizes

Apple Vision Pro: A Powerful Tool for Businesses of All sizes


Apple recently announced the release of its new Vision Pro, a powerful machine learning platform that can be used to improve business operations across a wide range of industries. Vision Pro uses artificial intelligence to automate tasks, improve efficiency, and boost productivity.


Here are just a few  potential ways that businesses can use Apple Vision Pro:

  • Automate tasks: Vision Pro can be used to automate a variety of tasks, such as data entry, image classification, and object detection. This can free up employees to focus on more strategic and creative work.
  • Improve efficiency: Vision Pro can be used to improve efficiency by streamlining processes and eliminating errors. For example, Vision Pro can be used to automatically classify products in a warehouse, which can help to improve inventory management and reduce the risk of lost or misplaced items.
  • Boost productivity: Vision Pro can be used to boost productivity by providing businesses with insights that can help them to make better decisions. For example, Vision Pro can be used to analyze customer data to identify trends and patterns, which can help businesses to improve their products and services.

How to Get Started with Apple Vision Pro

Apple Vision Pro when released will be available to businesses of all sizes. To get started, businesses can sign up for notifications of Vision Pro. Sign up for Apple Vision Pro notifications.



Apple Vision Pro is a powerful tool that has the potential to help businesses of all sizes to improve their operations. By automating tasks, improving efficiency, and boosting productivity, Vision Pro can help businesses to save time and money, and to improve their bottom line.

Here are some  potential additional tips for businesses that are considering using Apple Vision Pro:

  • Start small: Don’t try to do too much too soon. Start by automating a few simple tasks and then gradually increase the scope of your use of Vision Pro as you become more familiar with the platform.
  • Get help: If you’re not sure how to use Vision Pro, there are a number of resources available to help you, including Apple’s own documentation and training materials, as well as third-party tutorials and guides.
  • Be patient: It takes time to learn how to use Vision Pro effectively. Don’t get discouraged if you don’t see results immediately. With time and effort, you’ll be able to use Vision Pro to transform your business.


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Eaton & Associates is pleased to announce we are expanding into San Diego! We’re here to support your organization with world-class IT services.  Elevate-IT ® with E&A’s full suite of IT support, including cybersecurity, cloud management, network & server monitoring, remote access, system upgrades, vendor management, and much more! 

Explore some of our popular IT services below:  


Elevate-IT® Services: 

  • Server Monitoring: Physical & Virtual Servers 
  • Network Monitoring: Proactive Monitoring & Issue Remediation 
  • Workstation Management: Remote Access & Endpoint Protection 
  • Cloud Management: Single & Multi-Cloud Environments  
  • Cybersecurity: Penetration Testing & Security Strengthening  
  • System Upgrades: Migrations, Upgrades, & Technology Refreshes 


Organization We Support: 

  • SMBs and Emerging Enterprise Organizations 
  • Professional Services Organizations 
  • Public & Private Schools 
  • Local Governments 
  • Municipalities 
  • Law Enforcement Agencies (explore our DOJ-Approved IT Tools) 


Our experienced team is ready to support your IT infrastructure. Contact us today! 




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