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Top 3 tips to support your changing IT needs

As companies review their existing and evolving IT requirements, a variety of measures should be considered to enable a remote workforce, embrace cloud solutions while focusing on security and cost management.    Here are our top three...

Do you really need AI?

We are in the midst of another industrial revolution where technology in the AI space is evolving at an unprecedented pace. There has never been a more concerted research effort on such a global scale, and the output of that research is...

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...

COVID-19, Alcohol, and Machine Learning

The year is 2020. We’ve been at war with the machines for over 23 years now. The machines have taken over everything and life as we know it has descended into complete and utter darkness. In 9 more years, we will have the capability to...

#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,...

Business Continuity During Challenging Times

To All Crayon Customers,  As we all deal with unprecedented change, Crayon is committed to the safety of our family, which includes our customers and partners. Crayon US has implemented business continuity plans enabling Crayon employees...