High-velocity cloud

Tipalti Announces Expansion of Finance Operations Capabilities with Mobile App Experience and Invoice-based Collaboration

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 4:30pm

Tipalti , the leading global payables automation company, today announced at Illuminate , its inaugural conference, the expansion of its financial operations capabilities.

Key Points: 
  • Tipalti , the leading global payables automation company, today announced at Illuminate , its inaugural conference, the expansion of its financial operations capabilities.
  • Our latest innovations are centered around businesses that need to move quickly, scale efficiently, communicate smoothly, and build out their global finance operations with minimal system development and integration.
  • Tipalti announced a new mobile app experience that allows business users to save time by reviewing and approving multiple invoices with minimal taps.
  • Additionally, Tipalti introduced new collaborative workflow features to enable greater collaboration at the invoice level to streamline communications around invoices.

National Science Foundation Issues Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Grant to The Wrightguard Innovations Corporation in Support of Novel Mouthguard Technology

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:30pm

The grant, totaling $255,944, will support the company's Phase I research and development activities.

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  • The grant, totaling $255,944, will support the company's Phase I research and development activities.
  • TWGIC co-founder and UMSOD alumnus Dr. Wright said, "I am honored to receive this research grant on behalf of my team of co-developers.
  • We are confident and excited about this pivotal technology's potential to minimize injury risks to athletes at all levels."
  • The WrightGuard, the precursor to The WrightGuard Innovations Corporation (TWGIC) was established in 2011.

Tipalti Announces Solutions to Wipe Out Maverick Spend and Streamline Purchasing at Its Inaugural Conference, Tipalti Illuminate

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 4:30pm

In the next 18 months, we will invest more in enhancing our product offering than we did in our previous 10 years combined.

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  • In the next 18 months, we will invest more in enhancing our product offering than we did in our previous 10 years combined.
  • The solution creates a single, closed-loop, all-digital process to support purchase requisition and purchase orders.
  • The Tipalti card will provide seamless reconciliation and receipt management on all card activity.
  • Tipalti enables high-growth companies to scale quickly by making payables strategic with operational, compliance, and financial controls.

DFIN Partners with Tipalti to Deliver Complete End-to-End IPO Solution; Partnership Helps Companies Scale, Automate and Reduce Risk Pre and Post Public Offering

Wednesday, October 13, 2021 - 12:00pm

The companies bring together a combined end-to-end solution to help organizations scale and manage the accounts payable (AP) and financial reporting processes expediently and smoothly.

Key Points: 
  • The companies bring together a combined end-to-end solution to help organizations scale and manage the accounts payable (AP) and financial reporting processes expediently and smoothly.
  • In addition, the combined solution helps companies become IPO ready as they continue their journey down the path to becoming a public company.
  • "DFIN provides years of experience and expertise in IPO preparedness and regulatory compliance.
  • Tipalti enables high-growth companies to scale quickly by making payables strategic with operational, compliance, and financial controls.

Gretel.ai Closes $50 Million Series B Round for Privacy Engineering as a Service

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 5:57pm

This new funding helps accelerate Gretels pioneering work on its Privacy Engineering as a Service platform and suite of tools for developers.

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  • This new funding helps accelerate Gretels pioneering work on its Privacy Engineering as a Service platform and suite of tools for developers.
  • The funding will fuel Gretels continued innovation with high-quality synthetic data, and expansion into new use cases linked to data privacy.
  • To survive and scale, businesses must put in place robust data privacy measures, and the cost for doing so has been prohibitively expensive.
  • Gretel is a privacy engineering toolkit featuring simple APIs and an open-source AI-based core, built for developers.

70% of Young Finance Professionals Choose Big Firms to Fast-Track Career, but Want Experience Available at Start-Ups

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

“Young professionals are excited by opportunities to contribute meaningfully to an organization's success,” adds Spoja. “Companies that wish to retain this talented group of future finance leaders should find ways to incorporate these new perspectives in strategic projects, especially in areas where their lived experiences may differ from others around the table -- for example in digital transformation, technology adoption and sustainability work.”

Key Points: 
  • Tipalti , the leading global payables automation company, today announced findings from its recent survey of young professionals in finance roles, recent college graduates, and finance undergraduates in the US.
  • Nearly half (46%) of young professionals want to work in the finance department of a large company, and 24% want to join the ranks of a large bank, investment, or brokerage firm.
  • They want to make a big impact right away and may feel that they have no time to waste.
  • The survey also explored the issues young professionals are most eager to solve in their future CFO roles.

AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon QuickSight Q

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 12:24am

Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced the general availability of Amazon QuickSight Q, a new capability in Amazon QuickSight that gives anyone in an organization the ability to ask business questions using natural language and receive accurate answers with relevant visualizations that help them gain insights from the data.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced the general availability of Amazon QuickSight Q, a new capability in Amazon QuickSight that gives anyone in an organization the ability to ask business questions using natural language and receive accurate answers with relevant visualizations that help them gain insights from the data.
  • Amazon QuickSight Q uses machine learning to interpret the intent of a question and analyze the correct data to provide accurate answers to business questions quickly.
  • There are no upfront commitments to use Amazon QuickSight Q, and customers only pay for the number of users or queries.
  • Amazon QuickSight Q currently supports questions in English and is generally available today to customers running Amazon QuickSight in US East (Ohio), US East (N. Virginia), US West (Oregon), Europe (Frankfurt), Europe (Ireland), and Europe (London), with availability in additional AWS Regions coming soon.

“Swiss Army CFO”: Responsibilities Expand Far Beyond Finance

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 1:00pm

Tipaltis latest survey of finance executives shows that CFOs are newly devoting themselves to driving their companies global expansion and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) goals.

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  • Tipaltis latest survey of finance executives shows that CFOs are newly devoting themselves to driving their companies global expansion and Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) goals.
  • Tipalti , the leading global payables automation company, announced findings from its recent survey revealing a dynamic set of future-looking responsibilities for the CFO in high velocity, midsize companies.
  • According to the Swiss Army CFO report, 99% of CFOs agree their role has become more complex in the last two years.
  • Out of 13 options, CFOs chose global expansion most often as their primary goal in 2021 and beyond.

Verte partners with Manifest Commerce to enable superior sustainable solutions in the supply chain

Tuesday, August 24, 2021 - 2:09pm

ATLANTA, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Verte , a leading cloud-based e-commerce supply chain platform, announced its partnership with Manifest Commerce ("Manifest"), a sustainable fulfillment business led by CEO George Wojciechowski, formerly co-founder of ShipBob.

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  • ATLANTA, Aug. 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Verte , a leading cloud-based e-commerce supply chain platform, announced its partnership with Manifest Commerce ("Manifest"), a sustainable fulfillment business led by CEO George Wojciechowski, formerly co-founder of ShipBob.
  • Manifest'smission is to disrupt one of the dirtiest global industries, supply chain logistics, by offering earth-friendly third-party logistics solutions.
  • Verte's proprietary technology is the "supply chain that thinks," solving the chaos caused by fragmented data across multiple sales channels and logistics.
  • Manifest and Verte are coming together to tackle this climate challenge.This partnership will enable retailers to run high-velocity fulfillment logistics in a sustainable, socially responsible way.

Aqua Security Appoints Cybersecurity Executive Christopher Smith as Chief Revenue Officer

Wednesday, August 18, 2021 - 1:00pm

Aqua Security , the pure-play cloud native security leader, today appointed Christopher Smith as Chief Revenue Officer.

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  • Aqua Security , the pure-play cloud native security leader, today appointed Christopher Smith as Chief Revenue Officer.
  • Most recently Smith was Chief Revenue Officer at Onapsis where he led go-to-market strategies for sales, marketing, channels and field engineering.
  • Chris joins Aqua Security at a critical point of inflection, said Dror Davidoff, Aqua cofounder and CEO.
  • In May 2021, Aqua appointed its first-ever Customer Success Officer , Sharon Eilon, and in July its first-ever Chief Marketing Officer, Matt Richards.