Accounting & ERP Software

News and opinions relating to enterprise resource planning (ERP) and accounting software

Launch of Acumatica 4.1

September 3, 2013
By Acumatica
Launch of Acumatica 4.1

Post by Acumatica Content/ideas in this post provided by Acumatica and may not reflect the views of ERP Cloud News. Learn more about Acumatica Cloud ERP Software. Acumatica 4.1 was officially launched at Acumatica’s 2013 Partner Summit in Leesburg, Virginia. CEO Yury Larichev welcomed over 280 Acumatica partners to the summit and announced the...
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How a Cloud Based ERP Enables Workforce Flexibility and Reduces Costs

August 12, 2013
By guest blogger - Neil Cavanagh
How a Cloud Based ERP Enables Workforce Flexibility and Reduces Costs

It’s a fact of modern life that many businesses require their workers to be flexible, being able to perform their duties wherever they may be based. There are signs that the number of employees working from home has increased, 59% of employers who responded to a 2011 survey said they offered some form of...
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A Love Affair: Cloud-Based ERP/CRM and Hosted Business Phones

August 5, 2013
By guest blogger - Amber Newman
A Love Affair: Cloud-Based ERP/CRM and Hosted Business Phones

A match made in heaven: business applications and business phone systems. Don’t believe me? Keep reading and find out how ERP/CRM and hosted business phones are a powerful productivity multiplier for a business. Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems are integral to increasing company productivity and revenue by being the...
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5 Cloud Computing Security Tips for 2013

July 30, 2013
By guest blogger - Mac Connolly
5 Cloud Computing Security Tips for 2013

Cloud computing is becoming more popular every year, and many are predicting that 2013 will see a real explosion in the popularity of cloud computing. While the advantages of cloud computing have been discussed at length, there are a couple of potential dangers. In particular, a cloud computing platform is only as strong as...
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What’s the Cloud’s Role in Tier-2 ERP?

July 25, 2013
By guest blogger - Pat Garrehy
What’s the Cloud’s Role in Tier-2 ERP?

Since the late nineties, SAP and Oracle have dominated On-Premise ERP in the large, Tier-1 manufacturing enterprises – but primarily as the ERP system at the corporate level. They have not been that successful in being implemented in the next tier, the Tier-2 small and medium sized plants. Therefore, most of what is written...
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Complying on the Cloud for Nonprofits

July 17, 2013
By guest blogger - Kate Kennett
Complying on the Cloud for Nonprofits

The cloud provides an easy, safe way to access and manage data without having to invest in expensive software and constant updates. Traditionally cloud computing has only been available for large organizations that are able to manage their own servers; it is also now more affordable for smaller nonprofit organizations. Accessing the cloud on...
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Technological change and ERP software

July 15, 2013
By djohnson
Technological change and ERP software

The cloud is changing the way small and medium-sized companies do business. But what is cloud and what does it mean for ERP? Business process automation has evolved with the invention of new disruptive technologies. Key technological improvements driving ERP change include moving from DOS to Windows, maturation of web technology, internet ubiquity, server...
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The Impact of PRISM on the Cloud

July 11, 2013
By guest blogger - Stacy Carter
The Impact of PRISM on the Cloud

As the number of users of the cloud computing technology is growing, the potential threat on the integrity of this technology is currently a major issue. In a report published by the Washington Post, it appears that the US National Security Agency, in tandem with the Federal Bureau of Investigation, will be tapping on...
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