Tags: Finance

Atlas Cloud Solutions grows with Kimble

In a blog by Dave Kremer, Atlas Cloud solutions he tells of why and how his company selected Kimble to become its new PSA solution. Founded in November 2015 it provides Salesforce consulting services across industries including financial services, healthcare, retail and high tech. Customers include TMC Financing, a company that provides access to over…

Workday lifting off in Canada

Workday recently held Workday Elevate in Toronto, Canada. The one day conferences are held across the globe demonstrating Workday’s strengths in different markets. This was the first of thirteen elevate events for 2017. The next will be held in New York on May 2nd. The International Trade Administration ranks Canada first for its cloud computing market…

Club Assist drive forward with SYSPRO

SYSPRO has announced that Club Assist, a global leader in roadside assistance and support services has selected SYSPRO. The announcement forms part of the strategic move to the cloud that Club Assist are undertaking. It also see the company move off Dynamics GP and onto Azure where SYSPRO is hosted. Owen Gilbert Club Assist CIO…

Blockchain to secure pharmaceutical procurement

IBM and Sichan Hejia Co Ltd (Hejia) have launched a blockchain-based platform for pharmaceutical procurement. Known as the Yijian Blockchain Technology Application System it is a permissioned blockchain platform built on the Hyperledger Fabric. This will allow suppliers to get paid faster by providing greater visibility into the supply chain. According to Mr Leng Tianhui, Board…

simPRO fixes mixups for business

simPRO announced a new update, version 17.2.1 that went live on the 2nd April with several small but important features. The announcement came in a blog by Sian Scott, Communications Manager, simPRO Software Group. This update affects simPRO Service and Enterprise and is the sixth update to the cloud SaaS solution this year alone. The update…

Xero helps SMBs turn on tap to let cash flow

Xero has announced integrations with three different financing firms. The news comes at a time when small business are finding the tap for loans is starting to open up. Biz2Credit revealed that the banks are increasing loan approvals, up to 24.1% in February 2017 (2016:22.8%). The new integrations include two companies that offer invoice financing,…

SAP Ariba adopts blockchain

SAP Ariba has announced it is to adopt blockchain technology across several parts of its business. It has started by becoming a member of the Linux Foundation Hyperledger Project. It is not going to build its own applications to begin with. Instead it has announced it will partner with Everledger, a London-based Fintech company. Everledger…

Canadian consumers to get blockchain

IBM And SecureKey Technologies are to deploy a digital identity and attribute network based on blockchain. The solution is aimed at making life easier for consumers to prove their identity and share personal data. This is not just about “who am I?” It is also about allowing consumers to share other data such as salary or earning…

Are you ready to scale your Professional Services Organisation?

Many professional services organisations (PSO) are successful and grow, fewer grow successfully. Each pathway to growth presents its own challenges. Some are more hidden than others and it takes an experienced leader to spot the issues. These problems can occur in both large and small operations. Paths to growth. There are several pathways to growth…

Intuit celebrate 100,000 subscriber in time for QuickBooks Connect

Intuit has reached the milestone of 100,000 online subscribers at QuickBooks Connect this week. Spread over four days including a two day Hackathon the event hosted several inspirational keynote speakers including Lord Alan Sugar and Mary Portas. It also revealed the availability of a few new features in Quickbooks. A successful event in London The event…