Tag: Cloud

21st Century ERP: Why Organizations Are Moving to the Cloud

“I don’t need a hard disk in my computer if I can get to the server faster… carrying around these non- connected computers is byzantine by comparison.” – Steve Jobs, late chairman of Apple (1997) Organizations across the world are moving their Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems to the cloud….

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Acumatica Wins Two Industry Software Awards

Acumatica, a leader in cloud ERP software, had quite the eventful week this past week.  The company received two very prestigious awards within the technology community.  Acumatica started out the week by receiving the PCMag Editors’ Choice Award for ERP software.  Later that same week, Acumatica found out that they were also recipients of the…

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A Glimpse into Acumatica Summit 2016

Acumatica, leading provider of Cloud ERP and Cloud Accounting Software, held their annual conference in Orlando, FL the first week of February.   The event was a 2 day partner and customer conference, followed by 3 days of training (optional). OVERVIEW: Attendance peaked at nearly 600 people, including partners, customers, Acumatica…

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Is Data on a Server More Secure?

I recently attended a San Diego Chapter meeting of the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP), regarding the security of cloud vs. on-premises. The event speakers included Director Level security experts from local companies, such as Qualcomm and Intuit. It was fascinating to hear speakers address the relevant topic of…

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My Journey to the Cloud

In 2014, DSD Business Systems provided its staff with Microsoft Surface Pro 3’s. I have had the chance to use my Surface Pro for the past month and it’s fantastic.  I think the Surface Pro 3 will be a game-changer for Microsoft. In addition to having a Surface Pro 3,…

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Sage Inspire Tour 2015

As we begin 2015, Sage is back in action with the Sage Inspire Tour.  This is a one-day customer event that occurs in multiple cities across North America.  At these events, Sage provides valuable information on what’s new with the Sage ERP product line, a glace into the strategic direction…

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