Developer Community: By Helping Others We Help Ourselves

Developer Community We’ve been building our Developer Community in earnest for over six years now.  Over that time we have hosted 6 hackathons and added a dedicated 2-day developer track at our annual Summit, as well as hosted a Virtual Developer Conference each June to share our collective knowledge directly with our developer community.  These events have been successful in providing fresh content by having Acumatica engineering and our partner… …

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Customer Spotlight: Cornell Cooperative Extension, Acumatica’s 2022 Impact Customer of the Year

Making an impact and improving the lives of citizens across the state of New York is the ongoing goal of non-profit organization Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE). For over 100 years, it has done just that, but its legacy reporting and financial system created operational inefficiencies. Fully aware of their need for cloud software with non-profit capabilities, the CCE team looked at several solutions. CCE’s long-time technology partner Prelude Consulting Inc…. …

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AcumatiCares: Protecting Our Planet, Advancing Our World

April 22, 2022, marks the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day, which was established in 1970 by Senator Gaylord Nelson to prompt a “nationwide demonstration of concern for the environment so large that it would shake the political establishment out of its lethargy, and, finally, force this issue permanently onto the national political agenda.” He succeeded, and, over the past half century, his message has reached millions of people, who have… …

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The Top Digital Innovations and Construction Trends to Watch For in 2022

Navigating Disruption with Improved Insights from Technical Advancements To say the pandemic disrupted the construction industry is an understatement, but it did fare better than, say, the travel/tourism and automotive industries. Even so, construction firms continue to struggle with unresolved supply chain, labor, and raw material constraints. Navigating these disruptions has forced construction businesses to fast-track their digital transformation plans. This is confirmed by a 2021 Construction Executive (CE) article,… …

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Announcing the Release of Acumatica Acuminator 3.0.0

Acuminator now supports Visual Studio 2022 in addition to the two previous versions of Visual Studio, 2017 and 2019. Also, Acuminator now supports preview versions of Visual Studio. You can download it in the Visual Studio Marketplace. If you have previously installed the beta version of Acuminator 3.0.0, it is better to remove it before installing the new version. Acuminator 3.0.0 includes new enhancements and bug fixes in static code… …

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Why Construction Companies Are Switching from Sage 300 CRE to Acumatica

It’s challenging to let go of a product or service if you’ve used it for a long time. There is comfort in familiarity. Unfortunately, familiarity also encourages complacency. Becoming complacent in today’s hyper-competitive construction industry does not lead to success. As a construction professional relying on Sage 300 Construction and Real Estate (Sage 300 CRE), a well-known and oft-chosen construction software, it may be time to gauge your complacency levels… …

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The Top Distribution ERP Trends for 2022

Energize and Innovate Your Business with This Year’s Top Distribution ERP Trends We’re already months into 2022, and the excitement about a fresh start has ebbed. This is normal. However, because the year itself is anything but normal (the COVID-19 pandemic, inflation, labor shortages, supply chain issues, etc.), businesses need to rev up their energy and innovation efforts to remain competitive. There are two ways to accomplish this: by staying… …

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How ERP Can Help Navigate the Manufacturing Materials Shortage

Navigating Manufacturing Materials Shortages and Supply Chain Disruptions with ERP Months have turned into years as manufacturing materials shortages and a massive supply chain disruption—both fueled by the pandemic and the recent geo-political conflicts—continue to plague manufacturers and consumers alike. Rising demand for products has turned from a blessing to a curse. Manufacturers are unable to meet demand because they can’t acquire the raw materials needed to make their products…. …

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Acumatica Receives 5-Star Rating in the 2022 CRN Partner Program Guide

Every year, CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, releases their list of the top partner programs from industry-leading technology vendors, and for the last 5 years, the Acumatica Partner Program has been on it. Today, we’re excited to announce that we’ve received the prestigious 5-star rating in the 2022 CRN Partner Program Guide once again. “CRN’s Partner Program Guide delves into the strengths of each organization’s partner program in… …

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