News You Can Use

Sage Drops “ERP” from Product Names Sage recently announced they are dropping the acronym “ERP” from many of their product names. For instance, the former Sage 300 ERP is simply Sage 300 now. In making the announcement at Sage Summit, CEO Stephen Kelly points out that “ERP” is a legacy term with a bumpy history and experience for many businesses. “We believe ERP is a 25 year old industry term, characterized by cost overrun, and in some cases even business ruin. To the finance directors of the world, ERP stands for Expense, Regret, Pain.” It...

read more

Spotlight: Sage HRMS

Migrating From Sage Abra Suite You may have heard by now that the retirement of Sage Abra Suite (and Sage Abra Suite Canada) is looming sometime in the near future. While the product hasn’t been officially retired yet, now is the time to start planning your migration before potential problems crop up. Let’s take a look at why Sage Abra Suite is going away and what you should consider doing about it.   FoxPro Retirement In January 2015, Microsoft ended support for Visual FoxPro – the underlying technology architecture that runs Sage...

read more

Save The Date! Sage Summit 2015 in New Orleans!

Sage Summit 2015 in New Orleans! This year Sage Summit is headed to New Orleans for the annual gathering of Sage customers and partners. Join the fun July 27th – 30th 2015 in the “Big Easy” for this unique conference where you’ll find inspiration from world-class business leaders, workshops, networking events, and tips and tricks to help make the most of your Sage product. Registration for Sage Summit 2015 opens in March In the meantime, head over to the Sage Summit website to sign up for updates. Or watch this video to see what...

read more

Tech Trends Shaping the Future of Sage 300

The technology landscape is always changing. Every year we see new innovations promising to boost productivity, reduce costs, enable smarter decisions, and gain a competitive advantage. But with so many new trends, how is anyone expected to keep track of it all? In this article, we focus on just a handful of technologies that are shaping the future of Sage 300 ERP. Mobile ERP – Business on the Go Nowadays, employees are no longer tied to their desks. With the wide spread use of mobile phones and tablets, you can now take your ERP system...

read more

A Closer Look at Sage Source

Did you know that as a Sage HRMS customer, you and your employees can access payroll history, publish company announcements, and extend the functionality of your HRMS system using Sage Source? Sage Source is an easy-to-use, cloud-based workspace that can be accessed using any web-enabled device. It’s a free benefit that’s available to all Sage HRMS customers on a current Business Care plan. Let’s take a closer look.   Sage Source Features Sage Source empowers your business by delivering cloud-based employee services that were once only...

read more

Spotlight on: CRM – 7 Reasons to invest in Mobile CRM

You’ve heard it all before … the future of business is mobile, more people rely on their phones than ever before, tablets are outpacing desktops, and so on .. so why haven’t you invested in Sage CRM Mobile yet? The benefits of mobile CRM go beyond tech trends and business jargon. It can actually have a significant impact on your company, your employee’s day-to-day interactions, and your bottom line. Here are 7 reasons you should invest in Sage CRM Mobile today.   1. Close More Sales … In the Office or Away With mobile access...

read more