During the past few years AccountingWEB focused closely on web-based bookkeeping applications for small businesses. There’s no shame in this, as this sector is where all the action has been for most of our members. As the cloud computing revolution took off, KashFlow, FreeAgent and Xero attracting tens of thousands of UK users into online accounting.
The market for mid-range and enterprise accounting applications was slower to react, mainly because sales cycles are longer; organisations with big investments in existing programs are more reluctant to rip out and replace their accounting systems.
David Carter, who has tested many accounts packages for us in the past, recently turned his attention to mid-range cloud accounting...
Mid-market cloud contenders