Ideagen completes acquisition of US-based Medforce Technologies

Ideagen, the quality, safety, audit, performance and risk management software developer, has announced the acquisition of American healthcare software specialists, Medforce Technologies Inc, for $8.7m. Medforce is a growing, profitable and cash generative organisation which has successfully developed its Command suite of enterprise information management, workflow, and compliance software since 1993. Its flagship CommandCenter product is used […]

Inventor-e wins £350,000 grant from Innovate UK

Solihull technology company Inventor-e has received a six-figure grant to develop an energy efficient product to track and monitor assets. The company is based at the Blythe Valley Innovation Centre, and provides a range of inventory management solutions linked to its cloud-based Sourcerer software platform. The business has won a £350,000 grant from Innovate UK […]

Notts software developer expands operations in Southeast Asia

Ideagen, a Nottinghamshire software developer has announced plans to expand, relocate and refurbish its operations across the Asia-Pacific region. The company provides software for information management, compliance and risk management. It employs approximately 400 staff in the UK, including 110 in its head office at Ruddington Fields BusinessPark. The company’s latest expansion project involves Ideagen’s office […]

Silwood Technology releases JD Edwards and Siebel Starter Packs for GDPR data discovery

Metadata discovery software vendor Silwood Technology Ltd has announced the availability of GDPR Starter Packs for two major application packages – JD Edwards and Siebel – enabling users to quickly and simply identify the precise location of Personal Data. The GDPR Starter Packs are underpinned by Safyr®, a dedicated metadata discovery software, which enables users to access, understand, […]

Pinnacle acquires Sage software & IT services business from MSA Systems

Pinnacle, specialists in providing Sage business management software and IT Services, has acquired the Sage software & IT Services business of Midlands based MSA Systems Ltd (MSA) for an undisclosed sum. Pinnacle will take over MSA’s customer base of over 80 sites in a move designed to support its penetration geographically into the Midlands region and […]

Birmingham software firm named among UK’s top exporters

A Birmingham software firm has been named as one the UK’s fastest-growing small companies for its exporting activities. It is one of seven West Midlands companies to feature in the 2018 Sunday Times Lloyds SME Export Track 100. Jewellery Quarter-based Mercato develops sales software for clients such as  IBM and Lenovo and growth in the […]

Ideagen expects strong revenues through international client wins

Nottingham’s Ideagen has announced that it expects to record its ninth year of successive growth following the release of its unaudited Interim Results. The software firm grew both organically and from acquisitions made in the previous financial year, recording significant increases in new and recurring revenues. Among the highlights include revenue rises of 43% to £17.2million, […]

Leicester technology company 3T Logistics’ revenue surge

A Leicester-based company that specialises in developing technology for the logistics sector has reported an increase in turnover of about 50 per cent over the past four years. 3T Logistics is Europe’s largest independent 4PL, managing over £200 million in transport spend across Europe and the US. Based at Grove Park in Enderby, Leicestershire, the […]

Mayor backs govt proposal for West Mids tech innovation

West Midlands’ Mayor Andy Street has backed a series of proposals that the Government that will boost innovation and technology industries across the region, including creating a new tech hub in Birmingham and digital technology investment. The proposal will see the number of tech visas being offered to UK businesses double, while a £2m pilot scheme will be […]

Ideagen signs deal providing software to global packaging firm

Nottinghamshire-headquartered Ideagen has signed a deal to provide its software to global packaging business, Multi Packaging Solutions, which has its UK headquarters in Nottingham, in support of MPS aiming to standardise its quality management processes across each of its 70 global sites. MPS is a part of the US-based WestRock Company and has contracts with brands including Nike, […]

Bromsgrove’s Juniper Systems opens office in Austria

Bromsgrove-based Juniper Systems, which manufactures handheld computers, has opened a new office in Austria, thanks to recent growth. Simon Bowe, General Manager of Juniper Systems, said: “As Juniper Systems has grown in recent years, the need has grown for an office to serve our German-speaking partners and customers in Austria, Germany, and other Eastern European […]

Birmingham Airport service for real-time flight news via Twitter

Birmingham Airport sees more than 13 million people fly through it every year and, at this busy time of the year, passengers and those expecting them will be pleased to know that they can access and keep track of flight departures, and arrivals, in real-time thanks to a new service called FlightSmart. Using the @FlyBHX handle, […]

Silwood Technology launches SAP Starter Pack for GDPR

Silwood Technology Ltd, a supplier of enterprise application metadata intelligence software, has launched a new SAP Starter Pack that gives users of this widely implemented ERP a valuable kick-start in identifying the precise location of Personal Data fields in any SAP system; a critical starting point for any GDPR strategy. Underpinned by Silwood’s software-based solution, Safyr®, a […]

Safyr accelerates Personal Data discovery for GDPR compliance

Silwood Technology Limited (Silwood) has launched a software-based solution, named Safyr® Version 7, that makes personal data discovery in ERP and CRM systems, for GDPR compliance, easier and quicker. A fast, accurate and cost-effective software that provides accessible metadata intelligence for the most complex, customised ERP and CRM packages, including SAP and Oracle, Safyr enables users to […]

Leicester’s CloudCall raises £3.5 million on LSE

Leicester headquartered CloudCall, the AIM listed computer telephony integration company, has raised approximately £3.5 million before expenses, through placing 2,457,774 new Ordinary Shares on the London Stock Exchange at 143.5 pence each. In addition, the Company has conditionally raised approximately £2.2 million, before expenses, by way of a placing of 1,505,226 new Ordinary Shares at 143.5 […]