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Lessons From Lockdown

We recently sat down (remotely) with Crayon US CEO Glenn Orcutt and CFO Ken Pharr to discuss business lessons from the lockdown.   What do you feel Crayon is doing right internally in its response to the global lockdown situation? Glenn:...

How to Add Video Filters To Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams recently broke the daily record with 2.7 Billion meeting minutes in March. It's obvious there has been an increased need for video calling software, but what does that mean for our day to day lives?   Update: Microsoft...

Software and Cloud Analytics: Top 4 Services

To find out more about who we are and which one of the services above is recommended based on your business needs, download this infographic.   Through the Crayon Software and Cloud Analytics (SCA) practice, previously known as Software...

#NoMoreMeetings

Have you ever been in a meeting and have said to yourself, "Why am I here?" or "This is taking longer than expected." or "I could be doing anything else."   What about after the meetings are over? Do you have trouble finding the...

4 Ways To Be More Productive

Here are two not so shocking statistics when looking at productivity It takes 25 minutes to return to an original task after being interrupted There is a 40% decrease in productivity when multitasking. Pop-ups, emails, phone calls,...

Cloud Migration Roadmap - Six Steps to Get to the Cloud

We understand that creating a cloud migration roadmap isn't as clear as it should be. After all, the cloud is not a "cloud" at all, it is just somebody else's computer. Many of our customers, specifically their IT departments, are being...

State of Emergency

The City of New Orleans declared a state of emergency on Friday, December 13th due to a cybersecurity attack. Information is scarce, although Mayor Cantrell confirmed that the attack was a ransomware attack during a press conference.   On...

What's New in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Ignite is an annual conference for developers and IT professionals hosted by Microsoft. This year, attendees can expect 1000+ sessions with over 200+ hands-on experiences over four days. We've detailed some exciting new features...

Microsoft's Productivity Cloud

We recently saw that Microsoft announced many new features for Microsoft Teams at Ignite 2019. If you have heard Microsoft speak about their flagship product, Microsoft Teams, you may have heard it referred to as the "Hub for Teamwork,"...