Tags: Sage

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…

Sage lays bot foundation for UK

Sage is invest in a ’BotCamp’ for 100 school leavers and millennials in the UK over the next six months. The initiative is one new element of Sage Foundation that was announced at Sage Summit this week. Educating a new generation for the UK Sage Foundation aims to build sustainable social, economic and entrepreneurial opportunities…

Xero crosses million subscriber hurdle

Xero has announced that it has reached one million subscribers. In the last two years it has doubled its subscriber numbers, adding 300,000 in the last year alone. That growth has been helped by the rapid acceleration of numbers in the UK, as its market presence there matures. The bulk of its subscribers are in…

Sage buys Compass for SME ecommerce analytics

Sage has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Compass. Based in San Francisco Compass provides dashboards with automated management reports and benchmarks for small and medium sized online businesses. With more than 34,000 signed up customers, it helps track business performance across both ecommerce platforms and marketing initiatives. Benchmarks provide companies with the…

Telesure upgrades to Sage X3

Sage has announced that Telesure Investment Holdings has deployed Sage X3 across its different brands and subsidiaries. Telesure replaced its Sage Accpac deployment with Sage X3 to improve financial reporting across the organisation. Time for change Telesure operates the South African brands of Budget Holdings Ltd, a Guernsey based financial services group. Budget Holdings Ltd…

Sage extends cloud over Africa

At the Sage Summit tour in South Africa Sage has announced its plans for the growth of its cloud solutions across the continent. It is extending the reach of its portfolio of solutions across the continent. Its intention is to bring its finance, payroll and ERP solutions to a wider audience and help businesses grow. According…

Sage acquires Fairsail

Sage announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Fairsail. The announcement comes a few days after Fairsail revealed impressive results in 2016 with revenues of £10 million. We speculated back then that Sage might acquire the cloud HCM company. It has happened sooner than we predicted but perhaps Sage felt that they needed…

NETSTOCK gains Built for NetSuite status

UPDATED: This article was updated following communication with NETSTOCK. There was an error in the original NETSTOCK press release and some clarifications have been added to the article NETSTOCK has announced that its inventory replenishment and optimisation application has achieved Built for NetSuite verification certification. The achievement comes two months before the annual NetSuite conference,…