How Middlesbrough Council went to G-Cloud to replace SAP with UNIT4

Yesterday’s Computing magazine in the UK ran a case study following an interview with UNIT4 customer, Middlesbrough Council. Steve Fletcher, corporate programme manager discusses the Council’s search for economies in its IT systems with the main focus on an SAP finance and payroll system “that seemed to require more resources to maintain than an organisation the size of the council ought to be spending.” Continue reading


Way Beyond Social (2): The Blurred Line Between Producers and Consumers

In recent years, we have seen examples of one industry after another facing a disruption in the way consumers look for, buy and consume products and services. In this series of blog posts, we take a look at look at the underlying fundamental mechanisms that are changing and how they impact IT. Continue reading