Tags: Sage

Kimble gets Rockstar status

Kimble has announced that is has achieved “Rockstar” status as a Sage ISV partner. The company has a long relationship with Sage. The announcement should help Kimble in its endeavours to expand, especially in the US. Kimble already integrates with Sage Live and has customers using software from both vendors. The announcement came as Kimble completed…

Sage buys cloud accounting software firm Intacct

Sage has surprised the market by announcing the acquisition of Intacct Corporation for a total amount of $850million (£654million). The transaction will see Sage boost its presence in the enterprise market with the acquisition of the cloud software company. Did Sage pay too much? Besides the fact that this deal was kept very quiet until…

Sage opens up Start-up exchange competition for North East

Sage has announced a new competition for start-ups that will see the winners win a visit to Atlanta. Oddly while the press release talks about an exchange programme, there was no announcement visible about a similar competition in Atlanta. Not completely open Interestingly, the competition is not completely open to any start-up. Sage wants the…

Sage moves in for the digital age in France

Sage has announced the occupancy of its new headquarters in La Garenne-Colombe in the north west of Paris. The newly completed building attained several ecological standards and is extremely efficient. These include BBC Effinergie, NF and BREEAM. The building was designed by Sir Norman Foster, the British architect who also designed the Gherkin (30 St Mary…

Recycling waste shipping and a blockchain PoC

Marine Transport International (MTI) has launched a proof of concept (PoC) trial. The aim is to connect parties involved in the recycling supply chain via blockchain technology. By incorporating FRED, the most widely used recycling software in the UK, the trial will link all parties involved in the recycling ecosystem: from supplier to shipper to…

Sage’s proclaims 5 core principles for AI

Sage calls on the global tech community to take responsibility for the ethical development of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in business. Kriti Sharma, Sage VP of AI and Bots, shared: ‘The Ethics of Code’: Developing AI for Business with Five Core Principles’. These five core principles for AI represent a set of values that Sage believes the…

Sage bullish on positive results at H1

Sage announced another strong set of results at the half year mark. Stephen Kelly, CEO inferred that the company would exceed its full year revenue guidance. On the back on the announcement the shares surged nearly 22 points to 705.48GBX, around 3.22% increase. (Source Yahoo finance). When comparing year on year the figures are heading in…

Tech talk with Klaus-Michael Vogelberg, Sage CTO

During the recent Sage Summit at Excel, London I spoke to Klaus-Michael Vogelberg, Chief Technology Officer, Sage.  He is responsible for Sage’s technology strategy and software architecture. Vogelberg joined Sage when it acquired the German KHK Software group in 1997. Having been R&D Director and a partner of that business Vogelberg went on to act as R&D Director…