keynote roskill John Roskill, CEO of Acuamtica starts off oepning day keynote at Summit 2020 in Las Vegas

There was lots of big news from Day 1 at Acumatica’s annual summit. Headlining the news was Acumatica’s introduction of their newly developed and integrated payroll module (stay tuned for a future article on payroll) and its acquisition of JAAS Systems, the developer of Acumatica’s manufacturing module. There was lots of big news from opening day of Acumatica Summit 2020.

Headlining the news was Acumatica’s introduction of their newly developed and integrated payroll module (stay tuned for infrotmation on payroll) and its acquisition of JAAS Systems, the developer of Acumatica’s manufacturing module. John Roskill (CEO) kicked things off with a reveal of some of the improvements made to the Acumatica platform & global function, and module editions in version 2020 R1. Acumatica’s install base has grown to 6,5000 has averaged a year over year growth of over 70% in the past few years.

With the acquisition of JAAS Systems, Acumatica will be leveraging the resources from its merger with EQT Capital Partners last year. With the combined development resources from JAAS Systems folded into Acumatica’s development team, Acumatica is now positioned to make new features and enhancements to manufacturing available and ready to the market faster. Acumatica also announced the addition of a new development partner, Batch Master Inc. – a division of eWorkplace Manufacturing Inc. The addition of Batch Master makes process/batch manufacturing and quality control available as add-ons to Acumatica’s base manufacturing. The early adoption program for Batch Masterbegins in March.

keynote BatchMaster John Roskill announces the introduction of Batch Master Manufacturing to Acuamtica with the Presiident of eWorkPlace Inc.

Day one also touched on new smart technology that has been incorporated into Acumatica 2020 R1. Acumatica demonstrated its new receipt capture using the mobile app for expensing. Also coming in 2020 R1 is bi-directional integration with Smart Sheet, which is now available in the marketplace.