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5 Things To Know About the New Tax Law on Financial Technology

By CRA | January 03, 2019
This was one of our most popular blog posts of 2018. We've updated this post with new information to continue providing valuable content. 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...

How Artificial Intelligence Redefines Stock & Hedge Fund Trading

By CRA | December 18, 2018
This was one of our most popular blog posts of 2018. We've updated this post with new information to continue providing valuable content. 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...

How Blockchain Technology Is Revolutionizing The FinTech Sector

By CRA | December 14, 2018
This was one of our most popular blog posts of 2018. We've updated this post with new information to continue providing valuable content. Blockchain technology is changing the face of financial technology, or FinTech. What is Blockchain and why does it work so well in the finance sector? That’s what we’re unpacking today on the Computer Resources of America blog. What is Blockchain Technology?

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 Ways that CFOs Reduce Cost with Managed IT Services

By CRA | January 31, 2017
The Financial Benefits of Outsourcing IT Services for Businesses Big and Small  Outsourcing IT services may seem counterintuitive from a budgetary standpoint, but savvy CFOs are realizing the benefits of this strategy. Managed IT services can significantly reduce costs to businesses while giving them a competitive edge. Financial and Competitive Advantages of Using a Managed IT Service Provider ...

Virtual Desktop Infrastructure is a Game Changer in The Financial Industry

By CRA | December 20, 2016
Soft cost savings, ease of use, accessibility, security, and productivity In the world of high finance there is rarely a break in action. Safe, fiscally sound options for access are required to ensure that work can be done as quickly and efficiently as possible. Many firms, however, are intent to live and die by the spreadsheet attachment. With advancements in technology like Virtual Desktop...

3 IT Solutions for the Finance World

By CRA | September 27, 2016
How and Why a Firm Grasp on IT Solutions Will Give Financial Institutions an Edge The global financial landscape continues to change as lifestyle shifts and technological advancements morph into a round-the-clock service. Add to this that the financial sector is world-wide, thus banks are never closed, and the need for IT solutions for the finance world is even more apparent. Here is a look at 3...

CRA Awarded Windows 7 Deployment for Large Global Bank

By CRA | September 23, 2014
Upgrade of approximately 3,000 desktop clients in NY Metro geography Computer Resources of America, Inc. (CRA), an award-winning managed IT solutions firm based in New York City, has been awarded the contract to deploy Microsoft Windows 7 to approximately 3,000 desktop clients located in the NY Metro geography for a large, global bank. The upgrade will help modernize the bank’s corporate and...

CRA Awarded Network Infrastructure Contract for Large Global Bank

By CRA | July 30, 2014
CRA will rewire cabling for mission-critical network infrastructure. Computer Resources of America, Inc. (CRA), an award-winning managed IT solutions firm based in New York City, has been awarded the contract to rewire the network cabling infrastructure for the midtown headquarters of a large global bank. The bank is a global leader in corporate and investment banking. Chico Ramnarayan, CEO of...
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