Microsoft Office Specialist

An Inside Look at CrossRealms’ New Service Offering CrossRealms is pleased to announce the launch of a new service, free to our managed services clients, and introduce a new specialist onto the team. You will now be able to enlist the assistance of our new Microsoft Office Specialist, Ashley, to proactively walk your staff through […]

The New Gmail Scam

5 Ways to Defend Against Phishing Attacks by: Adrian Turika There’s a reason almost 1 in 3 scam emails were opened in 2016, a number that’s consistently increased since 2011 (Verizon 2016 Report). Phishing is becoming the hackers’ most utilized attack vector. It’s always been the most effective and requires the least amount of heavy […]

CrossRealms Launches Nation’s First Hands-On Cohesity Training

Businesses seeking a strategic solution to costly, high-maintenance and fragmented secondary storage, now have both a technology and an IT partner to help them transition from legacy systems to hyperconverged secondary storage. Cohesity this week named Chicago-based managed services and consultancy firm CrossRealms Inc. as its first national Managed Services Provider partner. “Our job at […]

Help Us Bridge the Digital Divide

Let’s Tech, a nonprofit organization founded by CrossRealms Inc. to help bridge the digital divide, seeks volunteers to help take the ChatterTale Project across the finish line. The ChatterTale is a unique audio playback device designed to both improve early childhood literacy and promote STEM education. The ChatterTale is entering the final stages of development, […]

CrossRealms Partners with Cohesity to Help Clients Resolve Secondary Storage Problem

IT services firm CrossRealms has become the second Authorized Cohesity Reseller in Chicago. “Cohesity is a great fit for CrossRealms,” said Phil Teng, CrossRealms vice president of sales and operations. “It’s a disruptive product that aligns with our mission to deliver high value and game-changing technology to our clients.” Cohesity converges all secondary storage and […]

Phil Teng Brings Vendor Relationship Expertise and More to CrossRealms

Phil Teng, an IT industry veteran with 20 years of sales and account management experience, has joined CrossRealms Inc. as the organization’s first vice president of sales and operations. CrossRealms has been growing 100 percent annually since 2009 and enjoys a client retention rate of 98 percent. Teng will institute operational efficiencies and expand vendor […]

New 3CX Phone System Service Pack Delivers Valuable Enhancements

The newly-released 3CX Phone System Service Pack 2 for Version 14 is jam packed with improvements, including full redundancy in the event of failure. SP2 also provides: Improved switchboard functionality Additional call handling features Greater visibility Management console revamp Learn more about 3CX Service Pack 2 at http://www.3cx.com/blog/releases/service-pack-2-v14/ Service Pack 2 is available for no charge […]

CrossRealms Brings Managed IT Services Expertise to Rio Grande Valley

CrossRealms Inc. has opened an office in McAllen, Texas, to both better serve our growing roster of national clients and make our IT expertise available to businesses based in the Rio Grande Valley. The new office is supported by a team of technicians, led by Rudy J. Guerrero, a McAllen-based IT professional with nearly 10 […]

CrossRealms Attains Platinum Partner Status with 3CX Phone System

Innovation, excellence and client enthusiasm take CrossRealms to the top with 3CX Phone System. CrossRealms attained Platinum Partner status in October and is the only 3CX Platinum Partner in Illinois and in Nevada CrossRealms has deployed more than 70 3CX phone systems and call centers and, without exception, clients are thrilled with the added cost-savings, […]

Workplace Massages at CrossRealms Boost Muscle Power

Employees expecting dim lights, soft music, and soothing rubdowns got a rude awakening last Friday when two massage professionals brought the Be-Activated muscle activation technique to CrossRealms’ downtown Chicago office. The Be-Activated practitioners elicited giggles, moans and a few screams from employees who took advantage of this unique treatment. “Intense is the only way I […]