QuickBooks is a popular term used by business owners and accountants. It is not just software it is a series of powerful business accounting software. It was developed and marketed by Intuit. Initially the product received huge success among small business owners but it did not receive much popularity among professional accountants. With few developments and changes Intuit released newer editions of QuickBooks accounting software. The newer version got better response and acceptance from professional accountants along with SME owners.

Intuit keeps on developing QuickBooks and launches better versions with additional features. Now there are multiple editions of QuickBooks accounting software available in the market. Different organizations can use different versions of this software according to their requirement.

Editions of this product are available in many different regions. Intuit's offer versions of QuickBooks that support the unique needs of each region, such as Canada's GST, PST sales tax and European VAT for the UK edition, etc. The Mac version is limited to US only.

Why QuickBooks?

Some of the main reasons to use this accounting software are: -

• Easy to use. A person with no expertise in accountancy can easily use QuickBooks.

• It arranges your finances in an organized way.

• It can easily create invoices and quickly track sales and expenses.

• Well-organized finances ease out tax time.

• Easily manages customer, employee and vendor data.

The list goes on and on. Now the question is:-

How QuickBooks?

The answer is ‘QuickBooks on cloud’. QuickBooks hosting services makes it easier for the SME owners and professional accountants to use the software. Instead of establishing and maintaining local IT network users can get it hosted via cloud computing vendor. It improves the functionality and efficiency of the software.

Why QuickBooks Hosting?

There are numerous reasons due to which people opt QuickBooks hosting services. The benefits of QuickBooks hosting services includes: -

1. Freedom to access QuickBooks software from anyplace and anytime.

With application hosting services users get ability to access their data from any place and at anytime. This allows user to work according to their convenience. It improves their efficiency and utility of accounting software.

2. Secure Multiple user access to data

With QuickBooks hosting services multiple authorized users can access software and data simultaneously. This helps them to collaborate easily resulting in enhanced team efficiency.

3. Extreme data security

Application hosting service provider offers high-class data security to the user. They utilize latest tools and technologies to keep users data secure. The data centers are well-equipped with highly sensitive smoke detectors, chillers, air conditioners, surveillance cameras, 24/7 personnel guards and much more. These hosting service providers use robust firewall, antispyware and other tools to keep the data secure.

4. Rolling data backup
User’s data is stored in multiple data centers located at different earthquake free zones. Thus your data stay secure even in case of any natural calamity. In case of any data loss or damage users can restore it from host’s server.

5. Free and unlimited technical support services

Almost all good cloud computing service provider offers free 24/7 technical support service to their clients. In case of any trouble users can simply contact tech-support department via toll free phone, e-mail, live chat or any other user friendly method.

QuickBooks Hosting services are being used by many SME owners and professional accountants in order to save time, money and improve productivity. QuickBooks on cloud make accounting easy and swift process.

Author's Bio: 

Raksha Rusia is an IT analyst at Real Time Data Services which is a leading Cloud computing and Application Hosting company. The company specializes in hosting many software including accounting software (Quickbooks Hosting, Peachtree), QuickBooks add-ons (eBridge, SourceLink, Fishbowl Inventory Hosting), Windows Server, MS SQL Server, Lacerte Tax software, CRM software (ACT!), MS Project, MS office, MS office servers, and also hosts many other software.