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Topic: cloud computing

Which Industries are Reaping the Benefits of Cloud-based Software?

With so many benefits of cloud software, no wonder industries around the world are adopting cloud-based software. The opportunities with the cloud are vast and can apply to a wide variety of needs. Here are just a few of the industries that are experiencing the benefits of cloud-based software. Healthcare The healthcare industry is bombarded [&hell ... Read More

  November 26, 2018     

Seasonality in the Automotive Sectors

We are certainly familiar with seasonal trends in the food and retail industries, where demand is largely driven by fashion and fads or specific factors such as harvest times, holiday periods and weather conditions. But what about the automotive industry? What are the seasons that impact motor vehicle sales? Seasonal Demand The automotive industry ... Read More

  May 26, 2018     

Get Your Staff Ready for Cloud-Based Software

Shifting data, systems and the inner workings of a business onto the cloud can be a big move. However, it’s hard to stay away from the cloud these days; the applications of cloud-based software are seemingly endless. Cloud-based software is rapidly evolving and applied in a variety of settings. We are seeing it gain traction […] ... Read More

  May 19, 2018     

What Does Cloud-Based Technology Mean For Accountants?

Cloud-computing is a term used to describe the delivery of tools and services via the internet. Where traditionally companies invested in the hardware and infrastructure necessary for an onsite data server and IT capabilities, many are now seeing the benefits of cloud-based technology. The considerable savings that can be made with cloud computing ... Read More

  April 21, 2018     

Women in Tech – It All Adds Up!

Bristol, UK Recruiting more women into roles within the technology sector continues to be to a major challenge for employers. In the UK technology sector, only 15% of people working in STEM roles are female, and women hold only 5% of tech leadership positions. Lisa Miles-Heal, General Manager and Chief Technology Officer of global technology [&hell ... Read More

  March 23, 2018     

How Manufacturers Can Harness the Cloud

The way we do business is rapidly changing. Technology is shifting the way companies are producing products, interacting with customers and communicating with their staff. The amount of information and data available and exchanged across a business is expansive. Managing all this data is imperative to a business. Losing this data could be a busines ... Read More

  February 27, 2018     

What’s Trending in Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is more prominent than ever. It continues to evolve everyday and it shows no sign of slowing down. It is shaping the way businesses operate. Cloud computing provides the delivery of computing services over the internet. It takes on many forms and can be used for servers, as storage, with databases, as a […] ... Read More

  November 28, 2017     

World Wide Web Wednesday #11

Whether you need some lunch time reads or something to get you past hump day, we’ve curated five links you’ll enjoy! The Death of Cars? A prominent figure in the auto industry, Bob Lutz has worked for Ford, General Motors, Chrysler and BMW. His latest revelation predicts the end of cars as we know it. […] ... Read More

  November 8, 2017     

What you need to know about the challenges facing cloud integration

There are a myriad of benefits of cloud computing technologies, however integration is a major obstacle to successfully adopting and deploying Software as a Service (SaaS) and other web-based applications. While SaaS applications promise greater flexibility and lower costs, they also present new challenges to the enterprise: enter cloud integration ... Read More

  October 25, 2017     

Three Key Trends of Cloud Computing

Online inventory management has come a long way since the adoption of the universal product code in the 1970’s. The adoption of cloud-based inventory software has further improved inventory control through greater efficiencies and access to real-time transparent data. 2017 has seen a faster acceleration of the cloud market as companies become mor ... Read More

  October 24, 2017     

Five Cloud Computing Trends for the Year Ahead

At its core, cloud computing is about changing the way that we do business. Computing over the internet has allowed organisations access to their essential business tools at any time from anywhere with an internet connection. By implementing online inventory management, managers and business owners are able to monitor stock levels in Bristol while ... Read More

  October 3, 2017     

Small-Man-Syndrome: How SMEs can be successful on a global stage

Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SME) are companies that are independently owned and managed with less than 250 employees in their ranks and bringing in less than 50 million euros per year. The fact is, these companies make up 95% of the OECD (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development) and in most countries, they provide 60-70% [&he ... Read More

  June 10, 2017     

Controlling Inventory Costs: Ordering, Holding and Shortage

Impact of inventory costs Inventory is likely to be one of your biggest assets. Given the size of inventory on a typical business’ balance sheet, significant inventory costs are to be expected. Although the cost of procuring stock is the most obvious component, a range of other inventory costs (such as ordering costs, holding costs […] ... Read More

  May 27, 2017     

Inventory Control 101: A Short History of Inventory Management

Inventory control allows centralisation by allowing management to keep track of stock across multiple warehouses, anywhere in the world. ... Read More

  April 26, 2017     

Partner Spotlight: WorkSmart

WorkSmart specialises in delivering cloud based systems to its clients, serving small to medium size businesses across a wide range of industries and their vertical markets. With the emergence and growth of Xero and its Add-on software ecosystem, WorkSmart identified a specific need in the market. We had a chat with Director Todd Dunick about [&hel ... Read More

  March 2, 2017     

Partner Spotlight: ConvertworX

Since 2011 ConvertworX has been providing businesses with tailored cloud computing solutions. They offer personalised solution design, set-up, conversion, training and support through partnerships with software providers. ConvetworX is one of the earliest integration partners wit ... Read More

  December 6, 2015