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Keeping up? Create custom apps to automate tedious business processes

As companies expand, existing workflow processes don’t always keep up — especially if you are still relying on spreadsheets, word documents or even paper. Performance can lag, capabilities are compromised and solutions don't often scale as needed. Today’s growth-oriented businesses demand applications that are highly specialized, hyper-connected and quickly customized as needed. Read More...

Maximize Your Business with a Custom App


When finding the right software solution to run your business seems like an exercise in futility, it may be time to consider a custom app. To decide whether or not a custom app is the right solution for you, there are a few questions you should first ask yourself.

  1. Have you ever found yourself wishing you had the software to run your business more efficiently?
  2. Are you tired of using software that wasn’t really built for your specific needs?
  3. Are you doing everything in spreadsheets or even still using paper and pencil?
  4. Do you have a workforce that needs access to the same information whether they’re at their desks or on the road?
  5. Do you find yourself constantly re-entering data because you’re using multiple different software solutions that don’t talk to each?
  6. Are automated reports on business activities just a beautiful daydream that you wish you could achieve?

If you answered yes to one or more of these questions, CranstonIT can help. Our in-house staff of full-time developers will custom build a software solution for your business.


FileMaker Databases for your Business

It’s a competitive world. That means businesses must be as efficient and productive as possible. This is especially true for small businesses. Often businesses cannot find a pre-made software program that works the way their business operates. That’s when a custom built database can help you take your business to the next level of automation and efficiency.

We recommend FileMaker Pro. This database software has been an industry leader for small and medium size businesses for over 20 years. It’s cross platform and data can be accessed from your Mac, Windows PC, web browser or iOS Device. Multiple users can access the database simultaneously from anywhere there is an internet connection. Read More...