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Crayon Announces Platinum Partnership with IBM

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The Crayon IBM Partnership will help businesses with their bottom line and achieve greater differentiation based on competencies, client satisfaction, client references and sales success 

DALLAS, Tx, USA — December 15, 2017 — Crayon, the global leader in software asset management (SAM), cloud and volume licensing, and associated consulting services announced it has achieved Platinum status in the IBM PartnerWorld program.  

"IBM is one of the most innovative companies in the market today, and IBM customers embrace that innovation to compete in the ever-changing marketplace. The IBM and Crayon partnership provides customers with industry leading technology and industry leading compliance process and expertise,” said Justin Current, VP of Services and Business Development at Crayon. 

Crayon has over 230 IBM certifications worldwide, working with hundreds of mid-size to large IBM customers across the globe. Through working closely with IBM, Crayon has developed a new and innovative service that guarantees continual compliance for IBM customers, while at the same time optimizes the ROI on customer’s IBM investments.  

The Crayon Continuous Compliance Program (CCCP) is a structured framework that offers customers a unique opportunity to not only become compliant and stay compliant with their IBM technology estate, but to also dramatically reduce their chances of being audited by IBM and the consequent drain of the technical team resources needed to manage publisher audits. 

Our Continuous Compliance Program will accelerate ROI, reduce complexity and risk in licensing and allow IT to focus on using their IBM technology estate to accelerate business success,” says Justin.  

By engaging on Crayon's Continuous Compliance Program, customers can be confident that their chances of receiving an audit from IBM have been dramatically reduced. 

About Crayon: 

Crayon is an expert at optimizing client ROI from complex technology.  Crayon is the global leader in software asset management (SAM), cloud and volume licensing and associated consulting services and are trusted advisors to many of the globe's leading organizations. 

Through Crayon’s unique people, tools and systems Crayon helps optimize client's technology estates within the new hybrid cloud world.  The company has over 1,000 team mates, is head quartered in Oslo, Norway with offices around the world.  

Crayon at a glance: http://www.crayon.com/us 

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Lesly Kenney, Crayon Software Experts, (720) 598-1529, Lesly.kenney@crayon.com