International Shipping Company Implement Qtier-Rapor European Roll-out

August 20th, 2013

Our client, an international shipping company has recently begun the deployment phase of a European roll-out of its UK sector proven Qtier-Rapor automated cargo tracking and management system. This follows successful controlled enhancement and User Acceptance Testing phases.

Having been successfully used in its UK ports and offices for several years, our clients Qtier-Rapor automated cargo tracking and management system continues to enhance strategic and tactical decision making. Integrating with many operational systems across multiple platforms, the solution allowed cost effective and responsive business process automation delivery and deployment.

The Qtier-Rapor solutions architecture enabled existing infrastructure and resources be utilised in the delivery of the required solution.  Qtier-Rapor’s easy to use, structured control environment ensuring all development standards could be met whilst minimising the need for technical IT support. A familiar and easy to use interface negated the need for end user re-training and ensured rapid user acceptance and take-up.

Global Pharmaceutical Company complete successful Qtier-Rapor upgrade

June 21st, 2013

Our client, a division of the fourth largest pharmaceutical company in the world has successfully implemented a project to upgrade to the latest version of the Qtier-Rapor software product for its UK user base.

Operating in a sector where corporate governance defines the operational control and compliance environment and driven by the benefits achieved as a result of automating numerous ad-hoc and manual business processes, our client chose to upgrade to the latest version of Qtier-Rapor to ensure audit compliance of key processes.

Business processes automated with the Qtier-Rapor Software product to-date include disparate systems database interfaces and cross system complex reporting.

Our client now intends to further capitalise on the benefits of Qtier-Rapor’s secure and controlled business process automation functionality and address other business processes to ensure best-practice and audit compliance.

Partner Insight MSC awarded new Government Procurement Framework

April 22nd, 2013

Following a rigorous EU compliant process, Qtier reseller partner Insight MSC are delighted to announce that they have been awarded the new Government Procurement Service Framework – ConsultancyONE.

This framework, other than by exception, will be mandatory for all Central Government Organisations, Departments, Arms Length Bodies and Non-Departmental Public Bodies to use for tenders valued between £100,000 and £2m.

The wider public sector will also be able to access the framework without value restrictions, including Local Authorities, Higher Education Institutions and the NHS.

Insight MSC is part of the Menzies LLP group, a top 20 accounting firm.

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Top Law Firm Extend use of Qtier-Rapor

February 14th, 2013

Stone King LLP are independently recognised as a leading law firm by both Chambers and the Legal 500 and ranked one of the UK’s top 200 law firms by The Lawyer. With offices in multiple locations including Bath and the City of London, Stone King are a full-service law firm and can assist with both business and personal legal requirements.

Building on existing successes, Stone King chose to extend the use of  Qtier-Rapor to improve the business critical area of Credit Control.

Stone King needed a solution that would deliver real time data collection and analysis without the need for modification of core legal systems. Ease of use being high on the list of prerequisites. Prior to roll out, managing this key area was labour intensive and untimely with a heavy reliance on key individuals.

Since going live with the Qtier-Rapor Credit Control Management solution Stone King have benefited from improved user buyin and resultant reductions in ‘time to close’.

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Qtier-Rapor v3.2 Pre-release Notice

September 4th, 2012

Due for general release during Q4 – 2012, version 3.2.x of the Qtier-Rapor software product will include a number of customer driven and strategic functional enhancements.

Two major enhancements being the automation and control of Stored Procedures and streamlining of end-user Run-time Parameters (data Pre-select) being introduced into Qtier-Rapor’s established product framework. A number of end-user ease of use enhancements have also been included.

Qtier-Rapor’s extensive business process automation features continue to be developed with the addition of further automation types and enhancements being made in the area of dynamic hyperlink generation.

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Qtier Joins West Midlands Hive

May 4th, 2012

The purpose of wmhive is to encourage and foster collaboration between businesses, universities, local, regional, national and transnational agencies and organisations by greatly increasing the speed and ease by which organisations can easily identify potential partners and business opportunities.

The wmhive project collects information – contact details and information concerning products and services offered – about participating organisations and makes that information available to other participating organisations as well as the general public. The initial data set comes from importing existing data, but it is expected that organisations keep their data up to date themselves through the wmhive web interface.

Unregistered (anonymous) users are able to search for key words and will be shown a list of matching organisations as a result. Access to organisation data will be very limited. Registered (logged-in) users can perform the same search tasks but they will be able to see more data, especially contact details.

Leading Law Firm Extend use of Qtier-Rapor

January 9th, 2012

Pitmans are the largest law firm in the Thames Valley, with offices in Reading and in the City of London. With national expertise, Pitmans are a full-service law firm and can assist with both business and personal legal requirements.

Building on existing successes, Pitmans chose to utilise Qtier-Rapor to improve the business critical area of Performance Management.

With key information dispersed across multiple databases, Pitmans needed a solution that would deliver real time analysis without the need for modification of core legal systems. Ease of use again being high on the list of prerequisites. Prior to roll out, managing this key area was labour intensive and untimely with a heavy reliance on key individuals.

Since going live with the Qtier-Rapor Performance Management solution Pitmans have benefited from improved user buyin and resultant reductions in ‘time to close’.

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International Shipping Company Improve Business Processes

December 16th, 2011

Our client, an international shipping company has many operational systems across multiple platforms. To improve strategic and tactical decision making, our client required a cost effective and responsive business process automation solution that would allow improvements in key areas of cargo tracking and management.

The solution had to have the capability to coexist with a number of existing disparate systems without the need for modification of these core operational systems.

The Qtier-Rapor solutions architecture enabled existing infrastructure and resources be utilised in the delivery of the required solution.  Qtier-Rapor’s easy to use, structured control environment ensuring all development standards could be met whilst minimising the need for technical IT support. A familiar and easy to use interface negated the need for end user re-training and ensured rapid user acceptance and take-up.

Qtier-Rapor v3.1 Pre-release Notice

June 20th, 2011

Due for general release during Q4 – 2011, version 3.1.x of the Qtier-Rapor software product will include a number of customer driven and strategic functional enhancements.

These include: -

  • The creation of DB Table Calculated fields.
  • Update Data Step – Ignore null fields.
  • Allows modification of Automaion Steps from Step Sequence designer window.
  • Dynamic identification of Row \ Column indicators.
  • Enhanced event management capabilities.

Enhancements have also been made to Qtier-Rapor’s background Task Processing Engine allowing faster processing times for scheduled tasks.

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Rapid Planning solution powered by Qtier-Rapor

March 7th, 2011

Recently launched by partner Computer Systems Integration Limited, the Rapid Planning solution is the affordable, easy to implement product for the business looking to sustain that competitive edge in today’s new global economy.

Rapid Planning – Making planning affordable for your business.

Organisations operating in today’s new global economy are faced with unprecedented competitive and regulatory pressures bringing a heightened level of uncertainty.

In this market environment, organisations are under pressure to continuously shrink decision cycles—where improved, faster and more accurate decision-making enables organisations to create a competitive advantage. Business is changing quickly and an organisation’s ability to forecast and respond to challenges and opportunities faster than the competition separates the winners from the losers.

To be a winner and to sustain that competitive edge a controlled and automated planning process needs to be put in place in order to reduce the time to those critical decisions.

Click here to download CSI’s Rapid Planning solution literature or Contact Us for further information.