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Jul 18th, 2018

Open Source vs “Free” CRM’s

By | 2018-07-18T12:09:59+00:00 July 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 [...]

May 14th, 2017

SugarCRM Community Edition EOL doesn’t mean the end of your CRM

By | 2017-12-19T19:58:08+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The EOL spells the demise of this once inspirational application, however, don't worry, you won't need to rush out and upgrade to SugarCRM Professional quite yet. Here are facts you need to know: SugarCRM CE – SugarCRM Community Edition is one of the longest standing Open Source CRM applications. In 2013/2014 it was announced that SugarCRM would no longer be releasing Open Source versions of the community edition, it would be a bug fix only. So, for the last 3 years there have been no new features, innovations or version releases, just security and bug fixes. What does EOL mean? End-Of-life [...]

Apr 25th, 2017

Reviewing the up and coming SuiteCRM 7.9

By | 2017-12-19T20:17:14+00:00 April 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SalesAgility have been the drivers and innovators of SuiteCRM which has made it one of the most downloaded open source CRM applications in the world. Within this period, the SuiteCRM product team brought us “Campaigns” email module. In today’s world a dynamic email marketing suite has become an important part of any CRM and marketing function. In this blog, I will give you the run down on the new features you can expect to see in the next release – SuiteCRM Version 7.9. This release is weighted towards vast improvements to the “Campaigns” and updating the “Emails” module. As well [...]

Apr 13th, 2017

SuiteCRM Release Long Term Support Cycle

By | 2017-12-19T20:30:58+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SalesAgility are now releasing a long term support cycle to provide users with a firm commitment to the future development of SuiteCRM. This commitment could not be more timely. LTS will provide confidence to those users where SuiteCRM is now a critical part of their businesses infrastructure. This is in contrast to the end of life cycle of the SugarCRM CE which is set for 15th July 2017 In the past, fast release cycles allowed us to quickly innovate and have served us well for the past couple of years. However this also hampers our ability to tackle the bigger [...]

Feb 13th, 2017

SuiteCRM’s Latest Release 7.8 Now Includes Workflow Calculated Fields

By | 2017-12-20T10:00:51+00:00 February 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

With the new release of SuiteCRM Version 7.8, SalesAgility continue to innovate on their award-winning open-source Customer Relationship Management (CRM) application. The headline-grabber in this release is the inclusion of Workflow Calculated Fields functionality, pushing SuiteCRM firmly into the functional scope of the proprietary monoliths like SAP, Microsoft Dynamics and Salesforce. The code for Workflow Calculated Fields was donated by SuiteCRM's long-standing German partner, Diligent. It is a tangible demonstration of the benefits of open source: Core functionality can be appreciably extended in partnership with the open source community and ecosystem that surrounds a project. All the major open source [...]

Sep 23rd, 2016

SuiteCRM retains its open source CRM crown for IDG’s InfoWorld Bossie Awards

By | 2017-12-20T11:23:15+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Companies around the world rely on technology to enable and enhance their business operations and deliver on their business strategies. The annual InfoWorld Bossie Awards recognise the best business-oriented open source software products around. SuiteCRM are delighted to be included in this esteemed list of organisations by retaining its title of The Best of Open Source Applications for CRM for the second year running. With the recent release of a new UI, transforming the look and feel of the application and with the introduction of new features and  enhancements, this award stands testament to SuiteCRM’s ambition to drive,  innovate and [...]

Aug 31st, 2016

Diligent launches SweeterSync, an Exchange-Server software for SuiteCRM

By | 2017-12-20T11:52:46+00:00 August 31st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Diligent Technology & Business Consulting is an international software consultancy firm with headquarters in Frankfurt and Budapest. They have taken their combined 80 years experience and created a server side synchronisation between SuiteCRM and Microsoft Exchange-Server called SweeterSync. It has been designed with simplicity in mind and so it requires the minimum of effort to operate and doesn’t need any installation on the client side. SweeterSync also comes with a 30 day free trial giving you an opportunity to see how invaluable it is before you have to pay anything. Sascha Krause, Managing Director of Diligent said “SweeterSync is an [...]

Jun 1st, 2016

SalesAgility launches open source SuiteCRM app with Univention and Digitec

By | 2017-12-20T14:47:23+00:00 June 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

SalesAgility are delighted to announce a collaboration with Univention to launch SuiteCRM, the open source Customer Relationship Management application in the Univention App Center. Univention Corporate Server (UCS) is a widely deployed open source solution that enables customers to deploy secure and unified web applications either locally (on-premise) or in their favoured hosting environments such as Amazon Web Services plus numerous other large hosting providers. The substantial advantage of UCS over single deployment stacks like Bitnami on Oracle cloud is that it brings directory services as a core function. This means that customers can deploy the business applications they need [...]