Integra Associates have supported our customers since 1995 starting with one of the earliest Agresso versions 3.2. Since then Integra has built up a loyal client base and unrivaled independent knowledge of the ABW system.
Integra Associates has been working on Agresso 5.6 projects since October 2011, and the release of 5.6.3 has seen a huge increase in the demand for consultancy services and support from customers wishing to make this all important journey.
The first few months of 2013, will see a number of Integra’s Agresso customers going live on v5.6.3. Here is just a small snapshot of some of our current and completed projects:
Updated May 21, 2013
A Scottish university has successfully upgraded to Agresso v5.6 milestone 3 using Integra’s project management services and ISIM approach.
Technical support on Marketplace interface for the upgrade to 5.6.
Full project management of an Agresso 552 to 563 upgrade, including software installation and data migration, technical work to develop market place interface, application consultancy for VAT re-configuration and implementation of P2P
Local/Central and Government Agency
New implementation of Agresso v.5.6 where Integra Associates have provided application consultancy and technical consultancy specifically for HR module. LIVE
Full project management, and all application consultancy, training and technical work for a 5.4 to 5.6.3 upgrade. Comprising: review and fixing of a list of existing issues, introduction of Workflow, Flexi-Field and IntellAgent functionality, software installation and data migration, Crystal to ARC conversion, implementation of Planner……NOW LIVE
Upgrade from 5.5 to Agresso v5.6, providing project management and technical support……NOW LIVE
Private Sector projects
ABW Full project management of 5.5.2 to 5.6.3 upgrade, plus ACT re-development, application consultancy for P2P process review and implementation of Fixed Assets, Software installation and data migration.
ABW 5.4 to 5.6.3 upgrade. Project management support, Software installation and data migration, Introduce Flexi-field and IntellAgent functionality, implement Fixed Assets re-develop existing workflow, technical support to interface re-development, differences training and consultancy support to in-house team. NOW LIVE
We are project managing the upgrade and providing technical and application consultancy for the re-design and roll out of P2P, including marketplace integration.
Not for Profit
Another new implementation project for Integra Associates, this time for a charity organization which included Application consultancy to provide 5.6.3 workshops across all modules, and QA of UNIT4 solution design.
Integra Associates have been selected to project manage a 553 to 563 upgrade, and introduce budgeting/forecasting improvements for a Not for profit organisation
Key 5.6 information and release dates
ABW563UPDATE02, to be released on 15 March 2013.
Update 1 of 563 release 16/10/2012 with the latest hot fix for reporting on 8th Jan and for purchasing on 3rd Jan 2013
Version 562 update 1 release on 16th March 2012, with the latest release on 29th November 2012 for project an another on 14th November for financials and the latest for ABW planner on 17th December 2012
Latest 561 procurement update released 21st November 2012 and ABW Planner on 17th December
We’re into the first few hours of the UNIT4 customer conference and already we’ve been extremely busy, just taking a short break during the workshops to update you all on social media…..check out the conference photos and like us UNIT4 Customer conference 2013
Each year we run a competition at the UNIT4 Customer Conference and this year is no exception. The lucky winner can choose one of three Agresso consultancy packages; an ABW systems review, an onsite troubleshooting clinic or an independent project status review – free of charge. Each of these packages can be tailored to the sites individual requirements.
Last year the prize draw winner, took the opportunity to review their Agresso solution to see where improvements could be made. How would you use your free consultancy package if you win…..
To enter: drop your business card to our stand at the UNIT4 Customer Conference, or email firstname.lastname@example.org including your Name, Company, Telephone and Position with COMPETITION in the header or click below.
*Terms and Conditions
Entrants must leave a business card or similar showing at least the entrantʼs name, work telephone and work email address at the Integra Stand during the 2013 Conference, or email the same details to email@example.com with COMPETITION in the header. Only one entry per person. Final entries on stand 5pm on Thursday 14th March. Email entry closes midnight Friday 15th March.
Prize to be drawn 10 am on 18th March 2013 and winners to be notified by phone the following week. 1st prize is a consultancy package from one of the options above, or if located outside of the UK, remote support (7 Hours).
By entering this draw you are consenting for Integra Associates Limited to use your details for marketing purposes and to contact you in respect of your companyʼs ABW requirements. At no point will your details be passed on or sold to any third parties. Employees of UNIT4 Agresso or other Agresso Service providers are not eligible to enter the prize draw. Final date for utilising the prize will be 30th September 2013. Judges decision is final.
A leading Global UNIT4 Agresso customer, utilises the skills and experience of our Agresso consultant to assist with the introduction of a new revenue recognition process and the re-organisation of the business structure following a merger.
Allan Burrows, Director at Integra Associates, went on to say, “We have a long standing relationship with our customer and we understand the needs of their business. As their business grows its extremely important to ensure their ABW solution continues to meet those needs”
Its been extremely hectic over the last few weeks with plenty of clients upgrading to the latest version of Agresso, version 5.6.3 with yet another client successfully upgrading with go live this morning.
Well done to our Agresso v5.6 project team for providing the skills and high level of consultancy required to achieve yet another on time and to budget upgrade.
The upgrade encompasses the financial modules, P2P and Ian’s particular favourite: Fixed Assets.
Check out the latest news update from Integra Associates
Look out for us at the UNIT4 Customer Conference in March, as we’re official sponsors of the event. Looking forward to the Gala dinner….I wonder what they have in store for us this year. You can keep up to dates with the conference chatter by using #U4CC2013
Great times here at Integra as two of our customers have now gone live on the latest Agresso version 5.6.3. Both delivered to time and to budget, one successfully moving from 5.4 to 5.6 and the other upgrading from 5.5.
More to come on this and other Route66 upgrades shortly….watch out for our Quarterly news letter hitting your inbox very shortly
Integra Associates have confirmed their partnership with UNIT4 for the forthcoming customer and user conference being held at the ICC in Birmingham on the 13th and 14th March.
Integra have sponsored the event for the last 3 years. Marketing Manager, Tracey Cutler-Adams said, “It’s great to be a part of the event, its an opportunity for us to meet new and existing clients in an informal environment. The event has been well supported by Agresso users in the past and the conference centre holds all the elements to make it another successful year”.
The theme of this years event is “Making Change Happen” inviting you to explore with UNIT4 the opportunities that arise through the initiation of positive change.
Once again the event will allow users the opportunity to understand how new technology and innovation will transform their use of ABW, meet other ABW users, share ideas and experiences.
The event is open to all all customers using Agresso Business World and Agresso Campus products.
Integra Associates will again have Agresso consultants available on stand at this years events, to discuss your future requirements. We will be offering a limited number of free advice sessions, throughout the conference, so give us a call to book as places are limited.