approaching half a million pounds have convinced Leeds City Council to extend its use of Siebel’s ebusiness software.
The council, by using Siebel’s eGovernment software and by removing paper-based systems, has seen overall costs reduced by £450,000. But implementation was not easy. Part of the challenge was to integrate with five bespoke back office legacy systems, said Bryan Craven, senior project manager at the Council. Many of these were built on Bull mainframe technology, and required ‘considerable’ effort, he said.
Barclays has partnered with accounting software company Xero to provide businesses with access to transaction data through its direct feed.
Government's estimate of a £400m admin saving from Making Tax Digital is way off - and is instead a huge cost burden, warns Lamont Pridmore chief executive Graham Lamont
Xero unveiled its expanded global partner programme at Xerocon South, the accounting technology conference in Australasia
Accountancy software firm Sage has been hit by a data breach which may have compromised the personal details and bank account details of as many as 300 UK businesses