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Computer Resources of America Earns Place on Top 501 Global Managed Service Providers 6th Year in a Row

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...

Artificial Intelligence and Chatbots are Changing the Real Estate Market

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

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...

Blockchain Technology is Changing Real Estate

By CRA | June 12, 2018
We’ve shared how blockchain technology is shaking up FinTech but that’s not the only vertical in which its making waves. Real estate, both commercial and residential, are seeing the benefits of implementing the technology. Thus, real estate is changing thanks to blockchain technology. Blockchain Technology in Real Estate: What to Know Blockchain technology allows for real time, efficient,...

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...

How to Implement Technology in the Classroom

By CRA | May 08, 2018
Today’s students are required to be far more tech savvy than those who were in the same classrooms a decade ago. With everything from college applications to job interviews taking place in the digital sphere, typing skills just don’t cut it. Here’s a look at what top experts in education say students need for tech skills and the tools to implement technology in the classroom to set up students...

Artificial Intelligence is Redefining Trading

By CRA | April 25, 2018
Artificial intelligence is on the rise and changing how historically human-powered business is done. One example of this is the effect of AI on trading. The Coming of Age of Artificial Intelligence Chances are you use forms of AI every day. Talking to the virtual assistant in your phone or home to get the weather or figure out the name of that actor who’s in everything is one example. A form of...

Finance Management with Office 365

By CRA | April 18, 2018
FinTech was late to the cloud game. Now, they’re pretty much proclaiming from the rooftops, “We’re here!” and are likely to pave the way for others to do the same. Here’s what you need to know if you’re still on the fence about cloud-based financial management with Office 365. If Microsoft 365 Is Good Enough For These Brands... First, Microsoft acquired big name brands in 2017. NASCAR, British...

5 Things You Must Know About The Impact of the New Tax Law on Financial Technology

By CRA | April 11, 2018
There’s been a lot of chatter, online and off, about the new tax law. Here’s what everyone needs to know about how it affects FinTech (financial technology). How The New Tax Law Affects FinTech The law went into effect on January 1, 2018 and will affect 2019 tax filings. Regulators are still hashing out how to enforce the code, so it will take some time to predict the exact impact of the changes...