THE BOTTOM LINE

Acumatica announces 2017 Release 2

On September 12, Acumatica announced the latest release of its cloud enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform, and a new manufacturing edition. With significant growth in both customer base and partner ecosystem, the company’s continued investments in functionality, particularly in industry capabilities for manufacturing, project accounting, customer relationship management (CRM), and field service, are driving its competitiveness in a consolidating ERP market. Based on early reviews with customers and existing productivity data on user interface (UI) innovation, Nucleus expects its new UI in this release will drive productivity increases of 10 to 15 percent.