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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,"...

How to Significantly Improve the Security of Your IT Estate

Recently, I was sitting at home reading and abruptly, my power went out. There weren’t any weather issues and this had not happened before.  The next thing that came to my mind was: It’s Ransomware!  Thirty seconds later, my power...

Why Effective Collaboration Tools Are Vital for the Modern...

Providing a modern workplace with effective collaboration tools will facilitate and accelerate the processes taking place within your work environment. Whereas a business that neglects to provide such tools or in fact the right tools, will...

The Importance of a Modern Workplace - How Digital Will...

What is digital transformation? A digital transformation integrates digital technology into all areas of your business, bringing about a fundamental transformation to your core operation methods and providing customers with a greater value...

How close are we to a national data privacy law?

Current Landscape The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25, 2018. GDPR was adopted because the European Union (EU) recognized that the 1995 Data Protection laws were outdated and weren’t keeping up with the...

GDPR Fines: What’s the Impact to Your Business?

GDPR Fines: What’s the Impact to Your Business? In July 2019 the EU Data Protection Authorities imposed fines of €282 million ($318 million U.S.). The following companies were the targets of the fines and the reasons why the fines were...

GDPR and Data Breaches

GDPR and Data Breaches It’s a fact there are bad guys that make it their mission to hack into your company’s website and network to find vulnerabilities. Many businesses have already fallen victim to hackers and the majority of all...

5 Key Findings in Software Asset Management

Crayon US recently met with over 150 Software Asset Management (SAM) and Information Technology (IT) procurement professionals from America’s top companies at the only end-user driven networking SAM event in the US; SAMS US. Each attendee...

Happy Birthday GDPR

Happy Birthday GDPR! It seems like yesterday we were informing our customers that GDPR’s enforcement date was starting on May 25, 2018. You remember May 25, 2018…right? It was the day companies started to inundate you with re-consent...