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SharePoint Conference North America: Here We Come!

The excitement is building for the NITRO Studio, our application creation platform for Office 365 and SharePoint. NITRO Studio is a unique collection of apps that enhance SharePoint with forms, workflows, reporting, portals, and more. Our goal is to “put the power in your hands” so you can easily create applications, whether simple or complex, [...]

2019-01-26T23:31:37+00:00May 2nd, 2018|

Case Study: SharePoint Solves Check Voucher Routing Problems at State Agency

Our client, a large state agency, required an efficient system for generating check vouchers that could replace paper-driven and time-consuming manual processes.   A check voucher is a request to submit payment for an invoice. Vouchers start their lives in one of the agency's 18 local offices. The vouchers then need to go through a [...]

2018-12-19T20:13:22+00:00April 20th, 2018|

Case Study: Crow Canyon Corrects Communication Concerns for Consulting Company

Clearly, email is not an effective way to manage requests – tracking and assigning requests, getting status, sending alerts, instituting workflows, generating reports, and more, are all hard, if not impossible, to implement with an email-based system. Most often, an email request will go “below the horizon” and get forgotten about until the end user [...]

2019-01-26T22:44:20+00:00April 12th, 2018|

Bing for Business Powers Internal Search

In the late 1990s, Microsoft decided to jump into the search engine arena with "MSN Search." Over the years, this product underwent several transformations, first to "Windows Live Search" and then to "Live Search." In 2009, after much reshuffling, rebranding, and reorganization, Microsoft settled on "Bing", which has been the preferred name for Microsoft's [...]

2019-02-18T16:36:32+00:00April 4th, 2018|

Chatbots: Real Deal or Too Soon?

In previous blog articles, we've discussed Microsoft's interest in artificial intelligence and have spent a good deal of time looking at what this means in the Office 365 environment. Our articles about Microsoft Graph and Delve, in particular, convey how the tech behemoth is leveraging its vast store of user data to fuel its [...]

2019-02-18T16:42:07+00:00March 27th, 2018|

Case Study: Request Tracking Solution for U.S. Government Agency

The Crow Canyon Request Manager for SharePoint transformed the way a U.S. government agency worked, empowering it to move away from outdated manual processes and embrace digitized and automated solutions that integrate seamlessly with its existing IT framework. Two challenges: Regulations and Outdated Methods When it comes to regulations, few sectors are as stringent as [...]

2018-12-19T20:13:33+00:00March 9th, 2018|

Case Study: User Access Request System for Medical Institute

In Medieval times, armored guards stood outside a city’s gate to keep an eye on who was coming and going. Access to the city needed to be tightly controlled. Fast forward a thousand years and access is managed not by armored guards but by IT security systems. The world is markedly different, but the need [...]

2018-12-19T20:13:39+00:00February 28th, 2018|

Office 365: The Move to the Cloud Continues

Office 365 has taken the business world by storm. Way back in 2015, Office 365 surpassed Google Apps in terms of cloud usage. Why? It’s mostly been due to Microsoft’s determination to move everyone to its cloud platform – Office 365 -- by providing a rich set of features at reasonable costs. SharePoint Online [...]

2019-01-26T22:49:39+00:00February 15th, 2018|

Crow Canyon Gets Ready for North American Collaboration Summit

Crow Canyon Software announces Gold Sponsorship of the North American Collaboration Summit, to be held March 2 and 3 in Branson, Missouri. The conference, formerly known as SharePointalooza, focuses on how SharePoint and Office 365 can be used to drive digital transformation at organizations of all sizes. With leading experts and speakers delivering presentations, the [...]

2019-01-26T22:51:32+00:00February 14th, 2018|
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