Category Archives: Commercial Sector

Articles and comment looking at issues dominating all aspects of the commercial sector, including retail, financial services and banking, transport and logistics, professional services.

The new UNIT4 – 5 reasons to get excited about the future

At its UK customer conference in Edinburgh earlier this month UNIT4’s CEO José Duarte made no secret of the business’s ambition to lead the way in making technology more aligned with the seamless, convenient and easy to use digital lives we all enjoy in our home and leisure time. This move supports the fact many of us face the daily frustrations and challenges of ineffective, non-integrated and collaboration resistant business systems and solutions that seem to inhibit our ability to work optimally in any location, at any time, with disparate teams, or on any device. Continue reading

Once Again, Cheers to Our Travel Management Companies

The 2014 Travel Weekly Power List has been published and once again, our customers are well represented. The percentage fluctuates from year to year – mostly due to mergers and acquisitions (M&As), but this year 35% of travel management companies listed are using Sabre® CentralCommand™ with Agresso as their travel ERP solution to manage their back offices, and three of them are in the top five. Congratulations to all of our Travel Power List customers! Continue reading

Supporting global ERP customers (part 1)

At UNIT4 we have many large, international customers as well as those in just one country. The challenge of supporting these international installations falls to our support teams around the world. Ruth Howden, who runs the Global Support team for the UNIT4 Coda solution, describes how her team meets the demands of a worldwide customer base. Continue reading