Swiftpage, the new owner of ACT!, has released version 16 of the long-time contact management product with multiple, user-requested enhancements and a promise to roll out new updates several times a year.

In addition, updates can now be streamed and installed in the background without requiring the user to reinstall the core platform. Act! Business Care subscribers will have immediate access to each new update as it is released, ensuring they have the latest capabilities as quickly as possible.

The company purchased ACT! from Sage in February, along with Sage’s CRM product SalesLogix.

Key enhancements to ACT! include improvements to Premium Mobile, giving users access to an expanded range of functions via their smartphone and tablet for improved productivity in the field; automatic consolidation of contact details and global activity scheduling; the ability to performs calculations automatically using data from other standard or custom fields; a new history view that allows users to easily locate, analyze, and act on data within a dynamic view of all completed actions; global activity rescheduling; proactive system alerts; and streamlined field and layout configuration.

The English version of Act! version 16 can be purchased now in North America, the United Kingdom and multiple international regions from Swiftpage and its network of resellers, distributors and strategic partners. German and French language versions are planned for availability in mid-October. Pricing varies based on edition purchased.

Visit the ACT! site for more information.


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