At different points in the history of technology there have been moments of transformation that have revolutionised industries and the way businesses operate. You could take this as far back as the wheel. The Gutenberg press revolutionised printing and communications. The industrial revolution and the steam engine transformed the manufacturing and transport of goods. And in a more modern nod to technological transformation, the smartphone has disrupted everything it has come into contact with over the last ten years. ‘Transformative’ soon however becomes pervasive, as technologies and processes blend into the fabric of our increasingly technology-driven world, and we take them for granted as they become a central part of our lives, through which we work, play, live and communicate.An understated yet tremendously transformative technology that sits along the value realisation curve for today’s businesses is Robotic Process Automation (RPA). … [Read more...] about It’s time to get some RPA muscle in your business
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MORE than any other profession, the role of those in finance, has been defined by what technology will allow them to determine how they can add value and influence across an organisation or company. What finance teams are able to do, how they are viewed within their environment, and where their strengths and weaknesses lie, are very much now dependent on the underlying technology capabilities.Instead of relying on computers for simple automation of role administrative activities, new more sophisticated software is being used - with the embedded ability to 'think' – to go beyond the previously manual, time-consuming accounting and reporting processes.There is a new reality for the world of finance that allows professionals to determine how they work as opposed to being boxed in to a predefined mundane, repetitive role in the past.These transformative and intelligent technologies like in-memory, machine learning, predictive analytics, and others are changing the way we work and the … [Read more...] about Are finance solutions becoming smarter?
MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Zeevo Group LLC (“Zeevo”), a business, finance and information technology consulting services firm, announced today it has its representatives in Miami for the 38th Annual North America Airfinance Conference, May 15-16, to share the firm’s advanced business intelligence and data analytics solutions with the aviation finance community. The firm is also a proud partner of this year’s conference, which will host speakers from across the aviation industry – from airlines to lessors, financiers to professional service providers.This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180515005117/en/Zeevo Group Principals and aircraft leasing veterans, Joey Johnsen and Karen Curtis, underscore the importance of rigorous data analysis in enabling lessors' rapid decision-making and bolstering their competitive advantage (Photo: Business Wire)Zeevo Group Principal Joey … [Read more...] about Zeevo Group Turns Business Intelligence Into Aircraft Lessors’ Secret Weapon
SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 24, 2018--Tipalti, the leading payables automation solution, today announced it has been recognized as a winner of the “2018 Bay Area Best Places To Work” award presented by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal.Tipalti was recognized as the 15th best place to work in the Bay Area in the small companies category. This is Tipalti’s second consecutive year on the list. The award was given to Tipalti on April 18, 2018 for having created an exceptional workplace that its employees value highly.“Tipalti has experienced dramatic success and growth in a large part because our people are passionate about transforming the accounts payable and supplier payments space,” says Tipalti CEO Chen Amit. “Our team is filled with friendly, inspired people who enjoy collaboratively building a positive team environment dedicated to customer success and take pride in our near-perfect customer … [Read more...] about Tipalti Ranked 15th in San Francisco Business Times’ “2018 Bay Area Best Places To Work”
‘Even if history holds spreadsheeting entirely blameless for the present mayhem, the fact that spreadsheeting is so widely used while at the same time so error prone is a strong indication that if a way could be found to improve reliability, global GNP would step noticeably upwards.’ Angus Dunn, European Spreadsheet Risks Interest Group Businesses like spreadsheets. With over 750 million users worldwide, Microsoft Excel™ is the traditional tool of choice for presenting and analysing data and calculations performed using the solution, count for £38 billion of private sector investment decisions per year. Spreadsheets continue to be the only real, flexible tool that can deliver answers fast and that is one of the reasons why they continue to be so popular. No matter how many systems a company has, how big they are, or how many millions of pounds have been spent on them, the reality is that the majority of data is exported to Excel … [Read more...] about Businesses no longer need to drown in unconnected spreadsheets