Why SMBs are Migrating off of Windows Server 2003

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As Memorial day weekend approaches, it is another reminder how quickly July 14, the day Microsoft ends support for Windows Server 2003, is approaching. If you are running Windows Server 2003, we want to make sure we are doing what we can to advise you on your options and what it means if your business is still running it after July 14, 2015.

Abila Brings Fund Accounting to the Cloud

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Abila, today announced MIP Advance™ which extends the award-winning true fund accounting MIP family of products to the cloud. MIP Advance is an intuitive, clean, Software-as-a-Service interface delivering powerful reporting, analytics, and dashboards to help nonprofits tell their financial story with ease.

Magento eCommerce Shoplift Patch Alert

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Security firms are warning that attackers are increasingly exploiting a flaw patched in Magento’s e-commerce platform back in February. If you are using Magento’s e-commerce platform you should ensure you are using its latest software as the vulnerability, known as the Magento Shoplift, can allow an attacker to gain complete control over a store with administrator access, potentially allowing credit card theft.

The Case for an IT Specialist

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The Case for an IT specialist

Would you hire your handyman to replace your boiler or even rewire your home? Probably not, so why wouldn’t you use a specialist for strategic IT projects at your company? Read More about the reasons to employ a licensed specialist over a general IT professional.

ERP and eCommerce Integration Best Practices

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ERP and eCommerce Integration

Online sales channels offer the opportunity for increased revenue, but they also present major challenges. Customers expect a personalized experience and smooth provisioning of their orders. If data can’t easily flow from your eCommerce system to the account management and fulfillment areas of your ERP system, there’s no shortage of opportunities to disappoint.

Windows Server 2003 – Path to Migration

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With a little over 3 months before Windows Server 2003 End of Support (EOS), you should have already begun your planning to migrate your applications off of Windows Server 2003. Starting your planning and migration today is the only way to ensure that come July 14th, 2015 your critical applications and workloads are safely and securely running. In this post we include some suggested steps towards a smooth Windows 2003 Server Migration.

Salesforce CRM & Sage ERP – A Powerful Combination

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Salesforce CRM is a powerful player in the world of CRM. As the world’s leading provider of cloud CRM many organizations put their faith in this robust “Customer Success Platform.” For many midsize companies the only missing piece has been meaningful ERP integration. Now, that integration is a reality for Sage 100 ERP, Sage 300 ERP, Sage 500 ERP and Sage ERP X3 users.

Windows Server 2003 End of Support – An Opportunity for Transformation

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In July 2010, Microsoft transitioned from providing mainstream support for Windows Server 2003 to releasing critical patches only. July 14, 2015 marks another transition, this time the end of Microsoft support for Windows Server 2003/R2. Now is the time to understand that the end of support and the end of life of Windows Server 2003 means that your business needs to ensure that it has a plan to migrate the applications and workloads currently relying on Windows Server 2003 onto Windows Server 2012 R2 or Microsoft Azure.

Sage 100 ERP Version 2015 Preview

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Sage 100 ERP 2015 is expected out mid-year. As we reviewed the list of enhancements included, we found that Sage has done an especially good job of listening to customer requests and incorporating them into the software. The release includes over fifty control, workflow, and usability improvements. Here’s an early look at some of the highlights of this useful release.

Abila Launches Elevate Cloud Fundraising Software

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Earlier this week, Abila software announced the launch of Abila Elevate, a cloud-based fundraising platform. Elevate is smart, intuitive, easy-to-use, cloud-based solution allowing nonprofits to focus on what matters most and treat every donor like a major donor.