Oracle NetSuite Corporate Communications
Senior Director, Global Communications
Advanced ERP, CRM and Ecommerce Functionality Furthers NetSuite's Lead in On-Demand Business Management Applications for SMEs
LONDON, 29 APRIL 2004—NetSuite, Inc., makers of Oracle® Small Business Suite today announced the release of NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition, adding new functionality across all components of NetSuite including ERP, CRM, Ecommerce and Real-Time Dashboards. NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition marks a major step forward in NetSuite's lead in on-demand integrated business management for UK small and midsized enterprises (SMEs). Continuing the commitment to customer satisfaction, NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition also includes the fulfilment of over 250 enhancements specifically requested by customers. The company's products include NetSuite, NetCRM, NetERP and Oracle Small Business Suite. To find more information about NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition, please go to www.netsuite.com.au/ukadvancedcrm. The Oracle Small Business Suite name is used under license from Oracle Corporation (NASDAQ: ORCL).
With thousands of customers globally in the US, Europe, Africa and Asia, NetSuite is the leading provider of integrated online business application software for small and mid-sized businesses. NetSuite, Inc. was founded in 1998 by Oracle CEO and chairman Larry Ellison and his leading technology guru and current NetSuite CTO Evan Goldberg to bring the power of integrated application suites and low-cost utility computing to SMEs. The company's UK office is located in the Oracle campus in Reading, Berkshire (www.netsuite.com.au/uk).
NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition adds deep and rich functionality to every aspect of the product, including many features that are unique to the UK market. Significantly, with this release, product-based businesses such as wholesalers and distributors are able to take advantage of new advanced inventory management capabilities such as quantity-based pricing, multiple units of measure, serialised inventory and a host of other new features allowing them to take full advantage of the application's seamless order management and fulfilment capabilities for the first time. Additionally, NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition also adds powerful dashboard features including more than 20 key performance indicators (KPIs)—pre-configured, best practices metrics that instantly provide detailed views on the status of every aspect of a business.
NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition delivers many "first and only features" not offered by any other ASP in the UK. These first and only features focus on 5 areas: Real-Time Dashboards, ERP, CRM, Ecommerce and Customisation. The highlights include:
Real-Time Dashboard Features:
NetSuite Customisation Technology:
Shatters the myths about the customisation of on-demand products and solves a major problem of traditional application software by seamlessly carrying forward any customisations on upgrade.
"NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition delivers enhanced capabilities across all areas of the application, including ERP, CRM and ecommerce functionality making it suitable for an increasing number of SMEs in the UK," said Craig Sullivan, director of product management at NetSuite, Inc. "Instead of stand-alone software packages, SMEs can look to NetSuite to provide an easy-to-implement, flexible solution to manage their operations from lead, to sale, to cash, to support and even to ecommerce without upfront heavy IT costs."
Pricing and Availability
NetSuite 9.5 UK Edition is available now and there is no extra fee associated with the new release for current subscribers.
For more information about NetSuite please visit our Web site at www.netsuite.com.au.
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