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Nonprofit Tech: These Emerging Technology Trends Are Helping Organizations Extend Global Reach

By CRA | September 06, 2018
Nonprofit organizations affect multiple areas of society. They require the management of massive data and often have limited resources. These groups should leverage technology trends. Organizations can increase efficiency, reduce costs and spend more time on their missions around the world. The State of Nonprofits in the U.S. in 2018 Current data about nonprofits proves that they affect all...

What Could Blockchain Technology Do for Healthcare?

By CRA | August 14, 2018
Blockchain technology is disrupting FinTech, real estate and other industries. It's also affecting healtchcare. Here’s how. 5 Ways Blockchain Technology May Revolutionize Healthcare What is Blockchain Technology? Blockchain, or "distributed ledger" allows as many people as necessary access to a file. The file cannot be copied and is updated in real time. Traditional ledger software operated with...

How AI Is Changing & Improving The Healthcare Industry

By CRA | August 09, 2018
Whether or not George Washington cut down a cherry tree is up for debate. What's not for debate? George died from a lack of technology in healthcare. That’s right. George had a sore throat. His doctor decided that the best way to help him was bloodletting. This is the archaic practice of draining blood from patients to heal them. The doctor drained too much from George. Presently, we treat sore...

How Healthcare Is Improving With The Use Of Augmented & Virtual Reality Technology

By CRA | July 31, 2018
Reality technologies, like augmented and virtual reality, are transforming more than just the gaming industry. They are changing vital services, including healthcare. Today’s post explores how reality technology is advancing medical treatment and education. Reality Technology and Healthcare Video games and medicine? It’s actually not that crazy of a combination. Augmented and Virtual Reality...

How Telehealth and Wearable Devices are Changing Healthcare

By CRA | July 24, 2018
Advances in technology have brought medicine into the future thanks to telehealth and wearable telehealth devices. What Is Telehealth? Telehealth is any transference of medical data electronically. Patients in large healthcare systems experience this when seeing specialists or going to the ER. Telehealth is changing medicine for the better on a routine basis. Telehealth Increases Patient Access...

CRA Included In Top 501 Global Managed Service Providers List For 6th Consequtive Year

By CRA | July 17, 2018
The 11th Annual MSP 501 by Channel Futures Identifies the World’s Most Forward-Thinking MSPs & Leading Trends in Managed Services   New York, NY July 2nd, 2018: Computer Resources of America (CRA) ranks amongst the top 140 of the world’s 501 most strategic and innovative managed service providers (MSPs), according to Channel Futures 11th-annual MSP 501 Worldwide Company Rankings. The MSP 501 is...

How Real Estate AI & Chatbot Technology Is Changing The Industry

By CRA | June 26, 2018
Just like blockchain technology is changing real estate and other industries, Artificial Intelligence is doing the same. A few weeks ago we shared its effect on trading; today we’ll look at how artificial intelligence, including chatbots, are affecting real estate. Understanding Artificial Intelligence and Chatbots Artificial intelligence are computer systems that mimic the human brain and...

5 Reasons Why Real Estate Firms Should Outsource IT Services

By CRA | June 19, 2018
Managed IT is a benefit for public and private employers. Real estate firms, especially, should consider outsourcing their IT. Here’s why. Why Real Estate Firms Should Outsource IT Save money on staffing. Real estate firms are generally small and focused on the buying and selling of residential and commercial properties. With most agents using personal devices and relying on email, IT needs are...

Real Estate Transactions Made Easier With Machine Learning

By CRA | June 05, 2018
Artificial Intelligence and machine learning are no longer fantasies but instead a part of our daily reality. While many of us grew up picturing AI as friendly robots, from the Jetsons to Star Wars, it’s both more simple and complex than this. In this post we’ll explore how machine learning is everywhere and how it is making real estate more efficient. Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence...

9 Strategies to Create a Tech-Savvy Classroom

By CRA | May 29, 2018
With the rise in jobs seeking tech-savvy candidates to students looking at the technological prowess of colleges when deciding where to apply, it’s time for schools to create classrooms where technology is more than an occasional treat or dreaded nightmare. To cap our month looking at technology across the educational sector, here are 9 strategies to embrace technology in the classroom where...

Making Your School Attractive to Tech-Savvy Students

By CRA | May 22, 2018
Today’s students are the most tech-savvy in history. Not only do they have the know-how to live in a digital world, but they also seek institutions that function fluidly in the digital realm. It is vital to understand what students want when it comes to their school and how it uses technology. To compete, schools must understand what students want and what they know so that schools can meet them...

The Future of Cloud Computing in Education

By CRA | May 15, 2018
The benefits of cloud computing aren’t a secret anymore. Education has seen an explosion of technology integration thanks to the ease and accessibility of the cloud. It’s also the best option for secure, scalable file storage. That indicates a bright future of cloud computing, especially in the education sector. The Benefits of Cloud Computing in Schools In order to understand the future of the...