Monthly Archives: May 2010

Cloud based system for accounting professionals

I recently came across this Cloud based system for accounting professionals called Power Practice Systems: Watch our Video Demo and find out. View Client Collaboration Demo Here is the marketing blurb: “The Power Practice System is helping accountants like you … Continue reading

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Companies Slowly Join Cloud-Computing

SAN FRANCISCO — This year, Netflix made what looked like a peculiar choice: the DVD-by-mail company decided that over the next two years, it would move most of its Web technology — customer movie queues, search tools and the like … Continue reading

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Core Services Group Launches Time and Expense Pro for xTuple

Commercial package integrates services billing and vouchering with leading open source ERP NORFOLK, VA – May 11, 2010 – xTuple, the leader in open source enterprise resource planning (ERP) software for small to medium-sized businesses (SMBs), today announced the general … Continue reading

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Mitch Kapor on CiviCRM and Open Source Software

Mitch Kapor on CiviCRM and Open Source Software http://www.kaporcreative.com Mitch Kapor congratulates civiCRM on its progress and success as a sustainable open source CRM software product for nonprofits. Produced by Kapor Creative Directed & Animated by Trevor Parham Illustrations by … Continue reading

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Interview: Ubuntu founder talks 10.04, cloud integration, and Ubuntu on tablets

Ubuntu officially launched the next big update to its OS on Thursday. We spoke with Ubuntu founder Mark Shuttleworth about what’s in 10.04, the new UI, cloud integration with the desktop, and whether we’ll see a tablet version of Ubuntu … Continue reading

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BI 101 Webcast Resources

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Knowledge management and the paperless office

I have been evaluating 2 very good tools for managing knowledge – systems that will allow your office to collect various forms of information in a repository and allow searching and collaboration (similar to Microsoft Sharepoint portal). Common use cases … Continue reading

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The king of all open source accounting and ERP projects

xTuple is the king of all open source accounting and ERP projects (for north american companies, at least) I have collected lots of information on the postbooks project, which can be found here There are tons of other similar projects, … Continue reading

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SugarCRM Announces New User Interface, Enhanced Features with Beta Release of Sugar 6

Company celebrates the fifth birthday of the founding of SugarForge, SugarCRM’s open source development community at SugarCon SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – April 13, 2010- SugarCRM, the world’s leading provider of open source customer relationship management (CRM) software, today announced the … Continue reading

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