Oct 18th, 2018

ScotlandPHP 2018 Conference

By |2018-10-18T11:06:02+00:00October 18th, 2018|News, SalesAgility, SuiteCRM|0 Comments

SalesAgility at the ScotlandPHP 2018 Conference At the recent ScotlandPHP 2018 conference held in Edinburgh on Saturday October 6th the team from SalesAgilty, who were also one of the event’s sponsors, enjoyed a good day filled with excellent thought provoking talks. Amongst the keynote speakers Nils Adermann co-creator of Composer articulated some of its key dependency management and autoloading features. For the uninitiated Composer is the new standard in PHP to efficiently manage project development version updates and bug fixes.   “Previously downloading third party software from the Github was time consuming and often involved using large libraries [...]

Sep 19th, 2018

Salesforce is feeling the heat from open source CRM

By |2018-09-19T12:27:30+00:00September 19th, 2018|SuiteCRM|0 Comments

In medieval warfare, it was not uncommon for military campaigns against strategic strongholds to last for decades. Defenders built fortifications designed to endure long sieges and withstand heavy bombardment. Aggressor forces required fortitude, belief, patience, military knowledge and ammunition in sufficient quality and quantity to deliver relentless assault. Commanders of the protagonists wait for a particular moment. That moment when the first chink in the defender’s armour is exposed. A moment when it becomes apparent that the strategy is working and the probability of success increases dramatically. The moment when the defenders suddenly become very vulnerable. Salesforce is very good [...]

Aug 27th, 2018

Software Developer Apprentice at SalesAgility

By |2018-08-27T14:08:37+00:00August 27th, 2018|News, SalesAgility|0 Comments

For over a decade the SalesAgility team have been providing enterprise-class CRM consultancy services. SalesAgility is the home of SuiteCRM, the world's most preferred open source CRM solution. We are deeply committed to the processes that enable us to deliver consistently high quality outcomes for our clients. We are proud of our people and the work they do for our clients. Apprenticeships are an integral part of SalesAgility growth plans for the future. The whole process of bringing in young talented individuals benefits the company, the apprentice and the apprentice mentors. Ashley, our Head of Product, tells us how she [...]

Aug 22nd, 2018

Case study: Humanetics Innovative Solutions uses SuiteCRM to increase visibility, consistency and collaboration

By |2018-08-22T09:41:23+00:00August 22nd, 2018|SalesAgility, SuiteCRM|0 Comments

SalesAgility, the driving force behind SuiteCRM, is excited to share a case study of a SuiteCRM implementation for Humanetics, the leading global market manufacturer and supplier of crash test dummies and calibration equipment, crash sensors and instrumentation, and crash simulation software models. Humanetics serves industry leaders in a variety of high-growth markets including automotive, aviation, energy, medical, military and civil infrastructure, and has over 650 employees across 19 facilities strategically located around the world with the global corporate headquarters situated in Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA. Summary of Aims Global CRM Implementation to introduce a single repository for customer contact data [...]

Aug 20th, 2018

SugarCRM loses and open source wins

By |2018-08-20T09:34:19+00:00August 20th, 2018|News, SuiteCRM|0 Comments

Cupertino – August 15th 2018. Aged 14, quietly surrounded by venture capitalists, SugarCRM announced that their ambitions as a global brand had passed away. A press release announced that SugarCRM has been acquired by Accel-KKR. Accel-KKR’s own website gives the game away - “Accel-KKR focuses on middle market companies”. A cursory look at their portfolio tells you that this is not a company that builds global brands. It’s a company that acquires plodders. Their portfolio consists of companies like Kana and Kerridge. Both solid, unexciting performers that have been around for a long time but aren’t setting the heather on [...]

Jul 24th, 2018

SuiteCRM’s list of features

By |2018-07-24T13:16:16+00:00July 24th, 2018|SuiteCRM|0 Comments

SuiteCRM is the world's most popular open source CRM for a reason: it's packed with features and the flexibility and robustness makes it perfect for enterprises. Check out the list below to see the modules and main features of SuiteCRM, and learn why this CRM has over 800.000 downloads and more than 4 million users worldwide. Accounts module Accounts in SuiteCRM will hold all information specific to a company that your organisation will have a relationship with. This module allows you to manage all accounts. Bugs module To records and track bugs in the products that you offer. Calendar [...]

Jul 18th, 2018

Open Source vs “Free” CRM’s

By |2018-09-21T11:19:41+00:00July 18th, 2018|SuiteCRM|0 Comments

“Fake news” is a rather unfortunate phrase that’s entered the common lexicon. Fake news is made possible by the unfettered publishing mechanisms afforded by the Internet. Anyone can write and publish anything. As long as it’s not criminal, it’ll get airtime somewhere. The more popular the site it’s published on, the more airtime it gets. Veracity is not an influencer in this model. If you search for “open source CRM”, many of the results returned are for “free and open source CRM” comparison articles. The authors of the articles rarely take time to explain the difference between open source [...]

Jul 13th, 2018

Meet us at OSCON 2018

By |2018-07-13T13:34:57+00:00July 13th, 2018|News, SalesAgility|0 Comments

Next week SalesAgility, the driving force behind SuiteCRM, will be at present at OSCON 2018 and you can meet us there! OSCON is an annual convention for the discussion of free and open source software. It's held each summer in the United States, and brings together talented people from diverse backgrounds who are doing amazing things with open source technologies. Being the company that drives the development of SuiteCRM, the world's most popular open source CRM, this is a must-go-to event for us. We look forward to connect at the event with other open source leaders, network with enterprises that [...]

Jul 11th, 2018

New User Interface in Suite8

By |2018-07-11T11:59:22+00:00July 11th, 2018|Releases, SuiteCRM|8 Comments

We are excited to announce SuiteCRM will switch to a new and completely built from the ground up user interface (UI), and we want to share the first mock-ups with you. This will be part of Suite8, our next big release which is planned for the beginning of next year. It has been a long and exhilarating road in establishing SuiteCRM as the fully open source enterprise CRM it is today from its early beginnings and we couldn’t have done it without our clients, community and partners that have all contributed to the project relentlessly over the years. And now [...]

Jul 10th, 2018

Quality Assurance Engineer Apprentice at SalesAgility

By |2018-07-10T13:41:32+00:00July 10th, 2018|News, SalesAgility|0 Comments

SalesAgility is the driving force behind SuiteCRM, and we actively engaging with schools and colleges to inspire and get to know students who may be interested in a career in Software Development. One of this students is Sean, who started his Modern Apprenticeship (MA) in March 2017 as Apprentice Quality Assurance Engineer. Here is his story! Sean started his Modern Apprenticeship (MA) in March 2017 as Apprentice Quality Assurance Engineer. He has worked to complete his MA in IT whilst learning the QA role with guidance from his mentor within the development team. Further learning and development is in place [...]