INTACCT WINTER 2009
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Intacct's Winter 2009 release of its Web-based accounting applications introduces Intacct Global Consolidations, aimed at multi-entity, multi-currency businesses.
This application helps global businesses increase the speed and compliance of the financial consolidation process through extensive automation and online access of information across any business unit. A new interface enables users to access any part of the system in a single click through customizable task-oriented menus and business process maps. A "Google-like" search function provides access to data, processes and transactions in any application. A favorites bar can be customized by each user to store links to most frequently used applications.
Price: Starts at $400 per month. Intacct: (877) 437-7765 or www.intacct.com.
FIREAPPS RISK MANAGEMENT
Fireapps has added analytical tools to version 4.3 of its foreign exchange exposure management software, including the ability to gain insight into exchange risk prior to the close of a period or to forecast exposures 30 to 90 days out.
The Web-based product enables treasurers to benchmark gain/loss performance so they can refine their exposure calculations, optimize operational effectiveness of hedging programs and analyze past performance or project future results, as well as look at historical trends.
Price: Starts at $3,000 per month. Fireapps: (866) 928-3473 or www.fireapps.com.
1-CLICK PAYROLL TECHNOLOGY
1-Click Payroll Technology reduces the steps to process payroll using SurePayroll from three to one.
Customers can access their payroll service online and run it via the Web or through mobile devices including the iPhone and iPod touch. SurePayroll takes on the customers' tax liability and files and deposits their federal, state and local payroll taxes for them. The vendor also automatically reports new hires to state agencies and provides access to updated labor law posters. Optional add-on services include 401(k), healthcare and workers' compensation.
Price: $18.95 weekly, $30.95 semimonthly/bi-weekly, $44.95 monthly plus $1.85 per employee. SurePayroll: (877) 954-7873 or www.surepayroll.com.
MYOB PREMIER ACCOUNTING
MYOB Premier Accounting 2009 for Windows can save paycheck details from prior years in their current company file, eliminating the need to restore data from a backup.
Users can now set up unique User IDs for employees who access the software and restrict their access as necessary. Searches can be conducted by field type and users can preview sales, purchases and checks prior to printing. AccountEdge 2009 for MAC adds Business Insights, a feature for charting, graphing and analyzing key financial trends.
Price: $299 (new users); $159 (upgrades). MYOB: (800) 322-6962 or myob-us.com.
Cabinet NG has introduced a hosted version of its document management application, CNG-Online, with a look and feel the same as CNG-SAFE, the company's Shared Access Filling Environment, which provides customized cabinets, filing structures and naming templates.
The base configuration is starts at a single user and includes a repository, two filing cabinets, 5GB storage, backup, training and up to 10 document-naming templates.
Price: $95 per user, per month. CNG: (800) 621-6501or www.cabinetng.com.