How to Make Business Taxes Easier: Avalara

Unless you’re a licensed CPA, doing your taxes feels like taking finals when you haven’t studied or attended class…ever. When you run a small to medium-sized business, taxes are even harder because you have to understand all the sales and use taxes as well. With Sage Sales Tax by Avalara, your tax process will be… Read more »

5 Things to Expect When Upgrading to Sage 100 ERP from QuickBooks

A few weeks ago, SWK Technologies posted an article for small business owners looking to upgrade from QuickBooks. Today’s follow-up article talks about some of the considerations you will need to make when planning an upgrade to Sage 100 ERP, and includes information about some of the pitfalls that small business owners frequently run into… Read more »

Improve Customer Retention with Integrated Customer Services in Sage ERP X3

Smart wholesalers know that the best way to build a strong business is by ensuring that customers are happy all the time. Sage ERP X3 offers your business many ways to increase your customer satisfaction, including consistent customer service, accurate customer needs anticipation, and full understanding about what your customers have ordered in the past…. Read more »

The Most Exciting Release Yet of Acumatica

The “only secure, cloud- and browser-based small and mid-size ERP solution” just got better with a new release that meets your complex business needs, automates your lead management, and is in full compliance with industry security standards—all while maintaining the remarkable speed and reliability that business owners like you need. Acumatica version 4.2, released on… Read more »

How Chemical Manufacturers Save Money on Energy Costs with Sage ERP X3

If you run a chemical manufacturing plant, one of your biggest costs is energy and feedstocks consumption, but there is a way to ensure that your company is keeping those costs down. Feedstocks and energy can account for more than half of a chemical company’s production costs, and keeping energy costs reasonable depends on your… Read more »

The Clearest and Simplest Explanation of the Heartbleed Bug

Have you heard about the newly discovered Heartbleed bug that has affected millions of sites across the entire Internet? At this point, the news is pretty widespread that on April 7, the world discovered a massive security problem that many Internet security researchers are saying is the top bug that has ever hit the Internet…… Read more »

The What, Why, and Who of Multi-Bin Advanced Distribution for Sage 100 ERP

It’s easy for warehouse managers to feel overwhelmed when inventory layout is unstructured, distribution is unmanageable, and item shortages surface during inventory picking. There’s no reason to feel this way though, because you can conquer these problems with Multi-Bin Advanced Distribution! What is Multi-Bin Advanced Distribution? Multi-Bin Advanced Distribution is an enhancement for Sage 100… Read more »

Straight Talk: How the NSA Affects Your Cloud ERP Choice

Last summer, when Edward Snowden released documentation proving that the NSA has been spying on everyone’s data, it impacted the US cloud storage industry. Many foreign and US companies have decided to move their data onto clouds located outside the US in order to protect their data from panopticon-styled NSA investigations, but is this necessary? As a… Read more »

SWK Technologies Featured in CIO Review Magazine

We are honored to have SWK Technologies’ CEO, Jeffrey D. Roth, highlighted in this month’s special Corporate Finance Technology edition of CIO Review magazine. The article, located on page 16, focuses on how SWK works with clients to discover, implement, and maintain software solutions that are tailored to each business’ exact needs. About our business… Read more »