At the beginning, this eco-friendly organisation were using an old legacy version of Great Plains for all their financial tasks however, this provided little flexibility and offered poor reporting. As this was primarily an on-premise system it would always require a member of staff to manage it on a regular basis. This resulted in some tasks being left outstanding.
Aqilla modernised our finance function with greatly improved reporting and the ability to capture more analysis. The use of a combined ledger dramatically reduced the time it takes to prepare management accounts.
AEI Group CFO set out to find a replacement cloud-based system that could affordably handle AEI’s multi-company, multi-currency, multi-user environment. Sage 50cloud was prohibitively costly, while Xero lacked the features to cope with AEI’s business structure.View
Sembmarine SLP Ltd specialises in the design and development of structures for the offshore energy industry. The business works with clients on a project basis where real-time data is key to analysing project performance, forecasting risk and mitigating issues before they become problems.View
Graig Shipping needed to switch to an accounting solution with more robust reporting features and better automation.View
Spotlight’s CFO highlights the process of replacing the outdated, expensive and high-maintenance Great Plains accounting software with a Cloud-based Aqilla.View