Is There a “Robot” in Your AP or AR Department’s Future? New Technology to Keep an Eye On

Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is defined, in the October 2015 Everest Group report, Seizing the Robotic Process Automation (RPA) Market Opportunity, as “automation that can handle rules-based and repetitive... Read more

How to Evaluate 34 Capabilities of AR Modules in Mid-Market ERP Systems

When upgrading AR modules, credit and AR pros must decide whether the capabilities of a new AR module justify the time, cost, and expenditure of political capital usually necessary to drive change.... Read more

Accounts Receivable as Part of the Big Picture — SAP

SAP is headquartered in Walldorf, Germany. The company was founded in 1972 with the idea of developing business software that would process in real time. ... To get an... Read more

Peoplesoft: Keeping Accounts Receivable Current

Peoplesoft Enterprise contains the ERP, CRM, and Campus Solutions modules. The Financial Management module is within the ERP solution and contains accounts receivable (AR) functionality that maintains the order-to-cash... Read more

Link Lockbox to ERP for AR Efficiency & Cost Gains

AR professionals have long utilized lockbox services provided by their banks to compress the receivables cycle—especially for high-dollar, low-volume B2B mail payments. Wholesale lockbox services are continuing to evolve,... Read more

What to Consider When Moving to the Cloud

David Linthicum, senior vice president of Cloud Technology Partners and author of Cloud Computing and SOA Convergence in Your Enterprise, suggests your information is generally safe in the cloud... Read more

Sage: A Deep Basket of Product Offerings

Some companies grow revenues and their customer base through new product development or creating new demand for existing products. Other companies grow through acquisition of similar companies that develop... Read more

JD Edwards: Its Products Live On

... The core of JD Edwards products is the financials: general ledger, accounts payable, accounts receivable, etc., that were developed first. The additional modules of CRM, supply chain, manufacturing,... Read more

Lawson ERP Software

Lawson Software, located in Minneapolis, Minn., is a company with a long history of success. Founded in the 1970s, Lawson offered packaged, ready-to-use business software solutions that have been... Read more

Oracle: It’s Not Just About the Database

Oracle Corporation, an $18 billion software provider headquartered in Redwood Shores, Calif., was the first company to offer a commercially available database software product. Since then, Oracle has grown... Read more