Tags: Cloud

Has Ramco undermined Cornerstone project at SUEZ

Ramco has announced that SUEZ Middle East Water Services LLC (SUEZ MEWS) has chosen its HR solution to roll out across three countries in the Middle East. It will deploy several modules from the Ramco HCM suite including Core HR, Travel and Expenses, Payroll, Time and Attendance and Performance Management and Recruitment. What makes the announcement…

Infor continues to perform in cloud

Infor announced its Q2 2018 results this week. It is successfully continuing its transition from a legacy on-premises software provider to a cloud based model. It now receives more that 64% of its license revenues from cloud bases subscriptions. Overall its total revenues grew 7.3% year on year. While traditional perpetual license revenue fell by…

Epicor updates flagship product

Epicor has announced the latest version of its flagship product, Epicor ERP. Scott Hays, SVP Product Marketing, Epicor Software commented: “In this, our third major release in the past 13 months, Epicor continues to deliver cloud-enabled, industry-specific functionality, globalization and localization, mobility, and action-oriented analytics, with continued improvements in customer experience, ease-of-use, and performance.” The…

If you build it they will come

Tillpoint has launched its retail management solution. After three years in development business owners can download the app form the Apple store. Unlike many competitor solutions it aims to deliver a complete solution including accounting within a single application.  The architecture of the application is interesting. Tillpoint claims it is the first MBMA, Modular Business Management…

Is cyber insurance fuelling ransomware?

Researchers at security company WatchGuard have warned that cyber insurance risks fuelling an increase in ransomware. The researchers highlight mandatory breach disclosure as one of the drivers for increased cyber insurance. Companies are increasingly aware of the damage a breach notification can do to their business. As such, they are rightly taking out cyber insurance…

Xero targets self employed

Xero has announced the launch of Xero +C for self employed people and their accountants. Xero +C is named after the Schedule C report that US Sole Proprietorship businesses need to complete. It relates to the profit or loss from their business. The new functionality allows accountants to import their clients chart of accounts, integrates…

SAP unveils people architecture

This week, as part of its latest SuccessFactors update, SAP unveiled the SAP SuccessFactors People Central Hub solution. In SAP marketing speak, according to Greg Tomb it will: “help customers turn purpose into performance by unlocking their people and organizational data.” However, what it has provided is a view of the underlying software architecture that…

WM Coulthard oils its IT systems with K8 ERP

Datawright, a KCS company has announced that Wm Coulthard has invested in its K8 manufacturing ERP software. The company provides lubrication and packaged systems that are used across the globe. The K8 solution includes manufacturing modules such as Bill of Materials, asset management, stock control, purchasing, sales order processing. works orders, traceability, MRP and Shop…

HPE Re-Discovers itself, but is it on the right track?

A little over two years ago HP was a $120 billion IT giant that could rival the likes of IBM. Its business included consumer and enterprise hardware, software and professional services. At HPE Discover in Madrid (28-30 November 2017) we saw a very different business. A brief history of not much time On 1 November…

Why did HPC vendor select Oracle bare metal

Oracle OpenWorld is a huge event, over 60,000 partners, customers and employees attend the annual event in San Francisco. This year ET spoke to Mike Turner product lead at Zenotech Ltd. Its solutions allow clients to run complex fluid mechanical engineering problems on high performance computing environment that are matched against the requirements. One of the…