Tags: Finance

Business Leader Interview: Paresh Davdra CEO, RationalFX

Paresh Davdra is the co-founder CEO of RationalFX and Xendpay, both are based in London. RationalFX is the UK’s first online foreign exchange service, it has just 108 staff but operates internationally with an annual turnover of over $3 billion. Xendpay is the first Pay-What-You-Want money transfer service with offices in UK, France and Spain.…

Workday is rising with record growth and big customer wins

Workday posted record revenues in the fourth quarter driven by subscription revenues up 35% year on year to $436.7 million. Full year total revenues were also up 35% to $1.57 billion. Aneel Bhusri, CEO is now looking towards $2 billion in revenues for 2018. Robynne Sisco, Chief Financial Officer, Workday commented: “As we look ahead to fiscal…

Apttus brings end to contract woes

Apttus has announced Intelligent Import this week, a product created in collaboration with ABBYY. Its purpose is to automatically ingest contracts into the Apttus contract management solution. The solution automatically scans, loads and analyses components of each document. The problem For companies deploying a quote to cash solution, including contract management, there is the headache…

Xero tracks drones

Xero has announced new functionality to support fixed assets. As Xero’s customer base grows, so does the clamour for it to add additional functionality. That functionality sees it become more sophisticated. Whether it will ever become a full ERP is unknown but it is widening its appeals slowly to larger companies. The announcement about fixed assets came…

Amazon replaces PeopleSoft with Workday

Workday has announced that Amazon has begun implementation of its Workday platform. The agreement to use Workday was signed in October 2016. The announcement that they are starting to roll out the solution has positive implications for both companies. Workday will replace Oracle PeopleSoft at Amazon. Recently Oracle announced it was going head to head with Amazon in…

Carbon Black focuses on Streaming Prevention

Security vendor Carbon Black has unveiled its latest technology to protect endpoint devices, Streaming Prevention. It claims it will protect users against both malware and non-malware attacks. The technology is the foundation of Carbon Black’s Next Generation Anti-Virus (NGAV) product line. According to Patrick Morley, Carbon Black’s President and Chief Executive Officer: “‘Streaming Prevention’ marks…

Ramco unlocks Matrix

Ramco has announced that Matrix Sdn, Bhd (Matrix) has selected and will implement the Ramco Systems ERP solution. The project includes the implementation of several modules from within the Ramco System. Once installed, the solution will automate production, sales, finance and HR functions. The solution will be rolled out across the multinational group. This will include…

The Big Ten Conference sprints to Intacct cloud

Intacct has announced that the Big Ten Conference has implemented its cloud ERP solution. It replaces a legacy on-premises Sage Business Works solution. Time to change Big Ten Conference has made this change as it was hindered by its existing on-premises ERP solution. It was having to use manual workaround each month which created a lack…

Oracle Cloud makes healthy sale

Oracle has announced that the Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center has chosen to replace their PeopleSoft solution with Oracle Cloud Applications. The decision sees the legacy solution replaced by Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Cloud and Oracle Human Management Capital (HCM) Cloud. The announcement comes only a few months after VCE completed the  installation of an EMC converged infrastructure…