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 (1): How the Platform Economy Impacts Business and IT

There has been much talk on how the Internet has changed the way we do business. How social media has turned the relationship between organisations and their target audience into an interactive one. Mobile devices have opened up new ways to engage with consumers, and by gathering and analysing data we can better deliver the services they want. Continue reading