Entries by Lenny Horstink

Crust Releases version 2020.06 and Removes Paywall for All Products

Cork, Ireland, 30 June 2020 Crust Technology is excited to announce its latest major release, version 2020.06. Along with significant feature and functionality upgrades, Crust is also delighted to announce the removal of the paywall for all products in its portfolio. This means that the open-source Crust products are now free: Crust Low-Code, the leading […]

Can I make advanced charts in an open-source CRM?

Having advanced charts in a CRM Suite is essential. As a manager, you need to be able to see the most up to date information in easy to understand dashboards. This seems very straightforward, but most open-source CRM providers fail here. However, Crust is different. Crust CRM allows you to create beautiful and advanced charts […]

How to implement CRM in a company

A CRM implementation must be a comprehensive, cross-department process involving: Buy-in from all major stakeholders Customer-focused approach to needs analysis Great definition of user stories Strong project management Appropriate choice of technology Though the above list is a useful guide as to what order of priority you should follow, addressing this list in reverse order […]

DAASI International brings Crust to Univention Corporate Server

Cork, 22 January 2020 We’re excited to announce that Crust, the open source Low Code, CRM and Service Automation platform is now available on the Univention Corporate Server (UCS) via the Univention App Center. UCS, created by Univention, provides companies with a complete solution for the administration of IT infrastructures, applications, resources and users. With […]

Meet us at the Univention Summit

We’re excited to announce we’re a sponsor of the Univention Summit, which is held on January 23 and 24 in Bremen, Germany. Together with our partner DAASI International we will presenting Crust at our stand. What is the Univention Summit The Univention Summit is a yearly event that attracts over 400 IT professionals from value-added […]

Why Crust is Ideal for Not-for-Profit Organisations

For many, either being part of something bigger than ourselves or standing up for closely held principles are important. In June 2019, Crust Technology contributed all of its software intellectual property to the Commons Conservancy, an independent open-source foundation. In doing so, we created Corteza, “The Digital Work Platform for Humanity”. Corteza The objective of […]

Crust or Corteza?

At Crust we often get asked the question as to whether an organisation should use Crust or Corteza? If your deployment is in a professional setting, then we always recommend Crust. If not, Corteza is a good option, as it usually has some extra features. We often use the analogy of Fedora’s relationship to Red […]

Crust Technology at Web Summit 2019

Web Summit 2019 is one of the biggest technology conferences worldwide, with over 70.000 attendees and 1200 speakers from companies such as Amazon, Microsoft and Google. This year, we are excited to inform you that Crust Technology will be present at Web Summit. Crust Technology is the driving force behind Crust, the leading private cloud […]

How CRM Software Can Change Your Online Business

When you hear the word CRM, what comes to your mind? Do you see a software that helps you keep customer data or do you see an application that provides actionable insights? If you think of it only as a customer information repository, then you may not be taking much advantage of the capabilities of […]