Tags: Finance

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…

Infor helps healthcare front office with upgrade to HRCM

Infor has announced an upgrade to Infor Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management (HRCM). Version 3.6.0 comes about a eighteen months  after the previous announced release. Improvements to front desk systems for better customer interaction feature highly. Payments improvement takes centre stage Infor has improved the integration with CenPOS that was first implemented in 2013. This release…

Getting tighter control of MP Expenses

IPSA (Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority) will deploy the Unit4 Business World On suite of applications. The regulatory body is deploying the finance, expenses , HR and Payroll ERP on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. This is a major change from their existing systems. IPSA currently run separate dedicated systems to manage finance, payroll and expenses…

Hey Xero, who is the best accountant for me?

Finding an accountant for a small business is traditionally done by geography rather than suitability. Xero have changed that with the launch of the new version Advisor Directory. They have also launched a chatbot, Hey Xero. The directory aims to help companies find the best accountant, bookkeeper or advisor for them. SMB owners can enter…

Workday goes up the Amazon

In a slightly early, but expected announcement, it was revealed that Workday will host its application in AWS for the Workday public cloud offering. The news was expected to break on the 1st December during Workdays Q3 earnings call. However, Amazon announced its latest business software win at Amazon ReInvent the day before. Sovereignty At first…

Sage Summit goes massive across the globe.

Sage said in an announcement this morning that there would be no single Sage Summit in 2017 but a series of massive roadshows. It begins with a two day event in Paris on 28th-29th November 2016.  Held at the Conference Centre Marriott Rive Gauche the first day is dedicated to partners, accountants and bookkeepers the…

Workday is weaving a rich tapestry

Workday Rising in Barcelona was an opportunity for customers and potential customers to understand more about the Workday products. There was an update about progress in Europe for Workday but little fresh news about Workday products. Karen Minicozzi Vice President, HCM Product Strategy, EMEA at Workday led the HCM keynote later in the day that…

Oracle provides profitability insights with PCMCS

Oracle has announced the launch of the Oracle Profitability and Cost management Cloud (PCMCS). This solution was originally released in September this year. Oracle has since issued monthly improvements. This is a purpose built solution for finance executives. It gives them an understanding of what drives profitability in their organisations using the data they hold. The challenge of understanding cost…

Xero discusses the State of Accounts

Xero, the cloud-based accounting software company has released its latest research entitled: “Xero State of Accounts”. It is the result of talking to over 1,000 accountants and businesses. The report asked them about recent technology changes and the future of accounting. It threw up a number of interesting responses which will raise eyebrows among the…