What is the difference between a Software License and a Subscription as offered by Intuit for QuickBooks

There is a fair amount of confusion about the new way that Intuit is selling its QuickBooks Pro, Premier and Enterprise Software products to new customers. Back in October of 2014 the QuickBooks Enterprise product was switched from a Software license to a software subscription pricing model. As of January 2016, all QuickBooks Pro and […]

Giving IT the Resources and Management Attention it Deserves and Preventing Data Theft

Last night, the famous CBS Television program 60-Minutes, highlighted a case of an American company which, yet again, fell victim to the concerted Intellectual Property rights theft perpetrated by the Chinese Government, according to the program. It is not the first report of such activity by an International competitor, nor will it be the last. […]

QuickBooks Enterprise 2015 New Pricing and New Features

QuickBooks 2015 is here! This release contains a number of new features as well as improvements to existing ones. Income Tracker has been improved to add Time & Expenses transactions to the money bar. In addition, you have the option of excluding estimates, sales orders and time & expenses from the un-billed section of the […]

Top 7 things to consider when choosing an ERP System for an Importer and Distributor

Many of our clients over the years have been struggling to determine the importance of various accounting, finance and logistics functions in the various ERP (Accounting) Software system they review. As a result of years of meetings with various management teams in the wholesale / distribution and importing business, I would like to submit the […]

Intuit releases QuickBooks 2014 for Mac – Pricing

Small businesses can save time managing finances with the 2014 version of the best-selling QuickBooks for Mac® financial software from Intuit Inc.  (Nasdaq: INTU). New features provide quick access to what’s important, help small business owners complete tasks more quickly and enable them to track income in real time. The software will go on sale […]

Intuit releases new Version of QuickBooks Enterprise – Version 14

A number of key changes make this QuickBooks Enterprise Edition Version worth the upgrade. Some of the specific areas that have been addressed by this Upgrade include: Financial and System-Wide changes: Excel Integration Refresh: Save formatting and save time. Now when you export your QuickBooks reports to Excel, simply refresh your previously saved worksheet and […]

NetSuite 2013 Version 1 Released – What’s New

NetSuite ERP Enhanced Manufacturing Routing and Scheduling The new Manufacturing Routing feature streamlines manufacturing processes With NetSuite 2013.1, NetSuite enables manufacturers to optimize production of complex work orders with the new Manufacturing Routing and Scheduling feature, one of the most requested enhancements from manufacturing companies. This feature requires Advanced Projects. This new feature allows production […]

Dynamics GP 2013 is now shipping ! New Web Client

The wait is over ! Microsoft Dynamics GP 2013 is here and many new features, extremely relevant to various industries including wholesale and manufacturing, can now be deployed. Some of the new feature, which are no longer rumors but reality, include: Web Clients – Microsoft is transitioning away from the Terminal Server approach and is […]

eCommerce Must-Have Shopping Cart Features

If you are serious about your eCommerce capabilities with today’s increased competitive marketplace, we would like you to be aware of a few trends which can assist you in evaluating your eCommerce platform’s capabilities. SEO (Search Engine Optimization) Capabilities: Check to see if you solution has a variety of must-have capabilities including metadata, image and […]

Courts extend Legal Protection to Small Firms hit by Cyber-thieves

Until recently, Small Business Owners that were hit by Cyber-thieves had nobody to blame but themselves. Two recent court rulings are providing small business owners with new hope as Cyber criminals are continuing to focus their attention onto small businesses in the US. 1. The Boston-based First Circuit Court of Appeals ruled earlier this month […]