Ever since we have had computers, business have been looking for ways to use them to; get an edge on the competition, speed up operations, cut cost and increase profits. Developers have been happy to oblige, creating huge off the shelf and bespoke systems each designed to add value to a company in a verity of ways.
These systems have come at a cost that has made them an unapproachable option for many small and medium businesses. Leading smaller companies to have to “make-do” with paper and simple excel based systems. There have been many developments in the last few years with cloud-based business systems that have caused a drastic shift in this paradigm.