Cray Supercomputers are coming to Azure

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on November 7, 2017

I’m thrilled to share our new, exclusive partnership with Cray that will provide our customers unprecedented access to supercomputing capabilities in Azure to solve their toughest challenges in climate modeling, precision medicine, energy, manufacturing, and other scientific research. This announcement is yet another step to help our customers harness the power of HPC and AI […]

What is IaaS? The modern datacenter platform

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on October 24, 2017

Cloud computing isn’t one monolithic type of offering, but an assortment of services aimed at meeting the various IT needs of an organization. One such service provided via the cloud is infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS), which delivers virtualized computing resources to organizations typically via the internet. IaaS is one of main types of cloud services, along with software-as-a-service […]

Microsoft’s Azure confidential computing boosts security by encrypting cloud data in use

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on October 2, 2017

Microsoft’s Azure confidential computing, a new feature for the firm’s cloud computing platform, improves security by adding encryption to data while it’s in use. This allows data to remain in customer control while it’s being processed in the cloud, according to a Microsoft blog post. Azure confidential computing, which is actually a collection of security features, […]

Understanding the Blockchain: The Future of Enterprise Transactions

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on September 5, 2017

  A growing number of enterprises are investing in blockchain as a secure and transparent way to digitally track the ownership of assets between customers, suppliers and partners. Blockchain could very well be the future of enterprise transactions and software publishers are now researching how to incorporate blockchain technology into tomorrow’s ERP software. Soon, executing […]

Sage Group plc acquires Intacct Corporation

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on August 9, 2017

As you may have read this morning, the Sage Group plc, has announced the intention to acquire Intacct. This is exciting news for us at Intacct as well as Sage. Sage Intacct will operate as a separate entity, and the Intacct management team along with all employees will remain and continue as your primary point […]

What Makes a Great Board Meeting?

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on June 8, 2017

  In countless boardrooms, it’s a scene that’s far too common. Every quarter, a hastily assembled set of constantly changing metrics are delivered in thick stacks while board members exchange occasionally confused looks and ask basic questions about data and operations. Mired in details, they never get to the real value – business strategy. At […]

CFOs need real-time metrics to change the status quo, says Intacct CEO

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on May 8, 2017

Intacct’s recent CFO survey was a good news/bad news mix. CFOs have the chance to be more strategic, but it’s going to involve a change in metrics and mindset. Intacct CEO Rob Reid explains. But for the risk-minded CFO, change is no cakewalk. What metrics should a CFO use to manage their business? How do […]

My Takeaways From the 2017 Intacct Partners Conference: An Interview with Frank Therrien

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on April 25, 2017

Recently, ADS President, Frank Therrien traveled to Dallas for the Intacct Partners Conference. Here’s what he had to say: Q: What major takeaways did you gather from this conference? A: To me, the overlying theme was an increased commitment to do more to help our customers realize the full benefits of Intacct through improved insights […]

Intacct Announces New Spend Management and Contact & Revenue Management Solutions coming in 2017

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on December 29, 2016

Intacct keeps finding ways to make our lives easier. Intacct has announced their new products along with their intentions to keep adding new features in 2017. Among these new products are a Spend Management Solution and a Contract & Revenue Management Application. Intacct Spend Management allows organizations to avoid unexpected cash flow issues by governing […]

Intacct Advantage 2016: ADS Takes You Inside the Conference

Written by ADS Business Intelligence on November 23, 2016

ADS attended Intacct Advantage 2016 Conference in Orlando, Florida to see first-hand what Intacct has in store for its customers. There seemed to be an underlying theme, a specific direction at this year’s conference where all the new releases were geared towards. Analytics. New Intacct releases are heavily focused on analytics and Chief Technology Officer […]