Category Archives: Education & Research

Blog posts and comment analysing the issues impacting the education and research sectors worldwide.

Empowering the customer with agile systems (part 2)

In my first article I looked at the important aspects of any application for research funding. In this article I look how at a new research tool UNIT4 has developed. In conjunction with the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, UNIT4 has developed a Research Costing and Pricing tool that allows research institutions to build up an accurate Full Economic Cost that incorporates the funding rules and the institution’s own rules into the costs. 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