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CFOs' challenges across industries

Posted by Ross Chapman

No two industries are exactly alike, but CFOs working across different industries share similar goals. Check out our new industry pages to see how we are helping finance leaders in all verticals deliver more value to their organizations.

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CBI Life Sciences Accounting and Reporting Congress Wrap Up

Posted by Sarah Werner

Last week over 400 Life Sciences accounting, audit and finance professionals gathered in Philadelphia, PA to discuss the latest issues and opportunities in the industry.   We were most interested to share views with life sciences firms on revenue...

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Top CIOs speed enterprise application development

Posted by Ross Chapman

It’s hard to believe we’ve already reached the end of the first quarter of 2015. The many lists of trends and priorities for the New Year have slowed and CIOs are now hard at work trying to meet the ambitious goals they set for their teams in...

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Retail Week Live - our view

Posted by Patrick Youngs

Customers come first. Adapting to that mantra has now become a perpetual, real time task during purchases and delivery online, on mobile and in store. Companies such as Lastminute.com are producing live code in as little as 30 minutes to continually...

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Aptitude Software sponsors the 11th Annual CBI Life Science Accounting & Reporting Congress

Posted by Sarah Werner

We know Life Sciences CFOs and their finance teams are facing new challenges in accounting and recognition of revenue that result in significant application of judgment, balance sheet provisions and potential restatement that can make it difficult...

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Aptitude Software is on the road

Posted by Ross Chapman

Retail Week Live – London, UK: 11-12 March

Retail Week Live is a conference of 100 leading retailers, big brands, and industry innovators. We’ll be at the event discussing how Aptitude Software helps large retailers to better manage costs,...

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What’s so difficult about enterprise software development?

Posted by Ross Chapman

Why is developing software solutions within the enterprise so difficult and fraught with failure? There are many commonly cited reasons :

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What is an application platform?

Posted by Patrick Youngs

Here at Aptitude Software we see a lot of ways that companies develop applications, everything from the archaic to the inspired. Software applications are at the heart of almost every company operating today, driving interaction with customers,...

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Of mice and complex software engines

Posted by Patrick Youngs

If you take a basic, wheel-based mouse, not only are there at least 10 raw materials which go into the structure of the device, each with a different manufacturing process, the electronic components are often each as complex as the device itself....

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Deloitte releases 2015 Global CFO Signals report

Posted by Sarah Werner

Deloitte recently released their 2015 Global CFO Signals Report, which reflects what CFOs are thinking ... and doing. The study tracked the thinking and actions of CFOs representing 11 geographies including North America, Australia, India and...

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