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2016/2017 – the Then and the Now in the Cloud

2016 was the year when accounting software in the cloud indisputably came of age, it was also the year when most new comers to the cloud were not businesses migrating there but start-up businesses born there. Realistically – if a business has not yet migrated to the cloud, it probably for whatever reason; never will, […]

Further Reckoning – ReckonOne Payroll released

Only last week I published a blog on software supplier Reckon so it is a little soon for a second one, however Friday 8th April was an auspicious day for Reckon – it was the day the long awaited Payroll module was released into its cloud-based accounting software ReckonOne. Unlike other cloud accounting software suppliers […]

Reckon is Not For Sale and Other Stories

I attended the 2016 Reckon Accredited Partners conference last weekend and received a full immersion of the position of Reckon, where it was going as a company and what it had delivered or was delivering on its various accounting software platforms. Clive Rabie – CEO of Reckon was scheduled to participate in a ‘By the Fireside Chat’ at […]

MYOB – the Essentials

One of the disadvantages of moving to the country is that unless I travel to Sydney, I have to wait patiently for accounting software roadshows to visit regional NSW. MYOB Incite visited Port Macquarie in early March so I was able to hear their plans for 2016 and experience how ‘Tomorrow begins Today and Today […]

SageOne is open for business

SageOne launched fairly quietly in Australia last year, whilst functionality and infrastructure for our mature cloud accounting software market in Australia was completed. Now with just multi currency still in the final stages of pre-general release, 2016 is the year when Sage will ramp up the profile of SageOne and more aggressively seek customer acquisitions. Currently around 30% of accounting […]

Great Expectations – Cloud Accounting Software in 2016

2015 was a bumper year in terms of delivery from cloud accounting software suppliers and there is no reason to suppose that 2016 will not be at least as festive or even surpass it. We now have very robust software platforms on which to build, a very competitive market which keeps the suppliers on their […]

2015 – The year that was for Cloud Accounting Software

Throughout 2015 cloud accounting software suppliers continued to dazzle us with the delivery a plethora of new features and functions. We saw both new modules being delivered and the enhancement and extension of existing functionality. Some releases helped close the gap between one product and its competitors and others gave a product a competitive advantage […]