Rightworks, a leading cloud service provider for accounting firms, has acquired the Australian cybersecurity firm Practice Protect. This move is aimed at enhancing their cloud and desktop solutions within Rightworks OneSpace. Customers like Buss CPA highlight excitement over the improved integration and security features that this acquisition promises. Beyond the US, Rightworks plans to offer Practice Protect as a standalone service in markets like Australia and New Zealand. This acquisition addresses increasing cybersecurity threats in the accounting profession and aims to enhance both firm efficiency and client data security. The leadership of both companies express optimism about the shared mission and synergies expected from this transaction.

Cloud Computing, Cybersecurity, Accounting and Consultancy,United States, Australia, New Zealand

Rightworks Expands Leadership Position in Cloud and Security Solutions with Acquisition of Practice Protect