Top WorkTech News From the Week of August 19th: Updates from FinancialForce, Constellation Research, FlowForma, and More
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The editors at Solutions Review have curated this list of the most noteworthy WorkTech news from the week of August 19th. This roundup covers announcements and updates from companies like Accenture, FinancialForce, Constellation Research, FlowForma, and more.
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Top WorkTech News from the Week of August 19th, 2022
Accenture has announced the completion of its acquisition of The Stable, a commerce agency that helps consumer brands develop and operate digital commerce channels, manage their brand, and maintain sales performances across North America. The purchase will help Accenture reinforce its investments in commerce and help its clients improve their relevance and accelerate growth. Now that the transaction has closed, Accenture will officially add over 400 employees to its employee base.
Agiloft, a global provider of no-code contract lifecycle management (CLM) software, has expanded its leadership team by appointing John Pechacek as Chief Technology Officer and Laura Richardson as General Counsel for the company’s innovation and legal technology expertise. Pechacek has over 30 years of experience in the enterprise technology field and is succeeding Colin Earl, the founder and former CTO of Agiloft, who remains on Agiloft’s Board of Directors after his retirement in July 2022. Richardson brings years of legal technology experience to Agiloft. Both appointments are part of Agiloft’s response to its company growth and the growing demand for contract management software.
Constellation Research Releases its Updated 2022 ShortList for Enterprise Low-Code Tools and Platforms
Strategic advisory and analyst firm Constellation Research recently released an updated version of its Constellation ShortList Enterprise Low-Code Tools and Platforms. The report from Holger Mueller and Dion Hinchcliffe spotlights eleven enterprise low-code tools and platforms that companies should be paying attention to. These include Appian, Google AppSheet, Mendix by Siemens, Oracle APEX, OutSystems, Pegasystems, the ServiceNow Now Platform, Skuid, Vinyl by Zudy, Volt MX by HCL Software, and the Zoho Creator Platform. Constellation evaluated over thirty solutions in the enterprise low-code platform marketplace and selected these companies based on criteria like market share, internal research, client inquiries, customer references, partner conversations, and more.
FinancialForce, a provider of customer-centric business applications across use cases, has announced details on the general availability of its latest release. The Summer 2022 Release introduces FinancialForce’s Services-as-a-Business (SaaB) approach, which combines capabilities like automation and intelligence to help services businesses run effectively. Additional updates in the Summer 2022 Release include financial insights into resource assignment decisions, enhanced out-of-the-box analytics for Professional Services (PS) Cloud, extended capabilities for its Services CPQ solution, UX improvements, and more.
FlowForma, a provider of Process Automation tools for Microsoft Office 365, has released a new integration for Procore, a construction management software. The integration combines FlowForma’s process automation capabilities with Procore’s workflow and document handling features. It will help construction companies improve their ROI, automate processes at scale, maximize efficiency, and build customized submittal processes. FlowForma’s integration can also connect with other construction solutions across different areas of operations, including QuickBooks, Autodesk BIM 360, Viewpoint Spectrum, Aconex, and more.
Repay Holdings Corporation, a vertically-integrated payment solution provider, has announced a new technology integration with Sage Intacct. The B2B payment offering integration will help small-to-midsize businesses accept payments, tokenize credit card data with REPAY’s proprietary technology, automate their accounts receivable processes, and provide better payment control to companies. The integration is available now in the Sage Intacct Marketplace to current users at no cost.
Sage has announced the launch of its Sage People Payroll solution in the United States and the United Kingdom. The cloud-based payroll and HR solution provides clients in the United States with payroll capabilities, integrated general ledger tools, a streamlined pricing plan, regulatory requirement compliance, automated administration tasks, and other features for eliminating manual processes and costly errors. Meanwhile, the UK version of sage People Payroll provides simplified workflows, collaboration tools, strategic insights, pay on-demand functionalities, data visibility, and more.
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