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Advanced buys Australian procurement technology firm
Advanced, the UK software and services provider, has acquired Portt, the fastest growing provider of SaaS procurement, contract and supplier management solutions in Australia and New Zealand (ANZ). Portt is an intelligent procurement, contracts and supplier management platform. Its mission...
Productivity and people – why finance is so much more than balancing the books
Advanced CFO Andrew Hicks discusses insights and statistics that have come from the Advanced Workforce Trends Survey. The article analyses key take-outs from a finance perspective.
Advanced appoints Narinder Sahota as CTO
Advanced has appointed technology veteran Narinder Sahota as its chief technology officer (CTO) following a successful 18 months for the company, during which time it has made seven acquisitions and launched 26 cloud products. With Advanced investing £32m in research and...
Advanced provides secure cloud for London Borough of Hackney
Advanced has been chosen by London Borough of Hackney council to digitise its procurement, budgeting and forecasting and host the entire system securely on a private cloud, also provided by the company.   Advanced’s solution will also support the council’s...
Advanced takes Clipper Logistics to the cloud
Clipper Logistics has become the latest organisation to journey to the cloud with Advanced, having invested in both its cloud HR solution and its Mitrefinch Time & Attendance (T&A) technology.
Advanced World 2021 – Software Powered Agility
My journey into the world of ERP is in its infancy and as every new recruit should, I relish the chance to devour information, knowledge and opinions on the industry that I find myself in for the first time. In...
Advanced launches £1m Cloud fund to mobilise UK businesses and calls on UK tech industry to support business recovery
Advanced has launched a £1m fund to help organisations access Cloud solutions that will support their business...
HR in Lockdown
COVID-19 lockdown stipulations rocketed employee well-being and online collaboration to priority status practically overnight. HR teams scrambled to find ways to help the workforce keep in touch, maintain morale, and enable...
Software firms at forefront of COVID-19 efforts
Software vendors are leveraging their expertise to help customers, employees and the community overcome COVID-19 challenges. The way in which companies conduct themselves during the COVID-19 crisis has come under intense scrutiny. As we have already seen, companies that fail to support both their customers and staff during this period are likely to be judged harshly – and publicly – and could incur financial and reputational damage from which it will be difficult to recover...