Cloud Computing

European private equity house HgCapital - the owner of IRIS - this month acquired the Danish cloud accounting specialist e-conomic for an undisclosed sum.

Microsoft last month announced the launch of hosted versions of its Dynamics GP 2013 and Dynamics NAV 2013 business software.

US-based transaction automation and outsourcing specialist BancTec has turned its attention to online invoice processing with the launch of a new UK online service called BancPay.

Celaton, an established supplier of scanning and optical character recognition (OCR) software has been adapted to feed data straight into the Xero cloud accounting system.


John Stokdyk experienced an unsettling sense of déjà vu at the recent Cloud World Forum in London.

Sage, the king of desktop accounting software, has entered the race to supply web-based ERP software to the mid-market with the launch of Sage 2


KMPG has signed a three-year deal to use web-based project management software from US supplier KeyedIn Solutions.

The Thomson Reuters tax and accounting division unveiled a suite of hosted tools for UK practitioners at the Accountex event in London this month.

Interesting research by Microsoft has been released via a little noted research note which suggests that UK SMEs may be missing out because of their anxiety about data privacy and security.

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