Blackbaud is building a new headquarters that it says will accommodate more than 300 new workers over the next five years. The Charleston, S.C.-based nonprofit software company says the new facility will be constructed on Daniel Island in Berkeley County, S.C. CEO Mike Gianoni noted his organization has operated in South Carolina for 30 years and termed the new project a "generational investment."
The words "revenue recognition" and "hot" probably don't get used much in the same sentence. But with the upcoming ASC 606 and IFRS 15 revenue recognition guidelines ready to complicate life for business, the software elements needed to deal with the upcoming complex rules is emerging. It's also an area that promises a lot of work for accounting firms. Intacct has launched Intacct Contract and Revenue Management.
Unanet, which makes cloud-based project accounting applications, has named three new vice presidents. The Dulles, Va.-based company recently named Chris Crowder as VP of strategic accounts. In that position, he is responsible for enhancing Unanet's capabilities and expanding its presence among large government contractors and other project-driven organizations.
A new version of Sage Live has been rolled out for three Apple mobile devices in the United Kingdom and Ireland. These are the iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. The update includes new collaboration capabilities, which Sage says is powered by Salesforce Community Cloud, and which enables business-wide social interactions. Sage also said the system has a complete use interface refresh that has made Sage Live beautifully fast and even easier to use."
CohnReznick has joined the NetSuite reseller program. It was the major channel announcement from this world's SuiteWorld program. There was an avalanche of NetSuite releases from the show in San Jose, Calif., and the announcement of three new channel members—the others are ManageForce and Metafile Information Systems—was left to the short third day of the show.