9 e-billing and AP automation news bytes

September 17th, 2012 by in Electronic Invoicing, Invoice Automation

We can really tell that summer is over, because the number of news items increases each day. Some are more interesting and relevant than others, but still. A new electronic document system, more attention for Latin America and a merger are part of this all new e-billing and AP automation news bytes post.

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The E-invoicing Checklist: manage your master data [part 13]

September 17th, 2012 by in Electronic Invoicing, Publications

No, it has nothing to do with the Force. Most administrators are well aware of what managing your master data means. But we still believe that it is important to say a few words about the subject in this part of the E-invoicing Checklist series.

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E-invoicing Flashback: hot topics in 2010 [part 3]

September 14th, 2012 by in Electronic Invoicing, Invoice Automation

How to pronounce 2010 in English. We can almost write a book about this subject. It can be either “two thousand (and) ten”, or “two thousand ten” or “twenty ten”. We don’t know what the correct pronunciation of 2010 is, but we don’t have any doubts about the important continuing e-invoicing developments in that year.

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Let’s solve e-invoicing interoperability issues!

September 13th, 2012 by in Adoption, Electronic Invoicing, Publications

This sentence in Matthew E. Oakes’s blog post caught our attention: “For the sooner the industry can solve the interoperability issues between networks, the better”. He clearly explains why open networks are essential to the adoption of e-invoicing. And since we’re a platform which aims to promote just that, we’re happy to publish Matthew’s main points.

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US$2.8 million for development of Hong Kong e-billing system

Hong Kongers aren’t afraid of doing things the electronic way. At the end of 2011, for example, there were 7.6 million individual e-banking accounts and 660.000 business e-banking accounts. These numbers must have won over the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), because they will launch an electronic bill presentment and payment system in the second half of 2013.

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Basware helps SEW-Eurodrive back on e-invoicing track

September 12th, 2012 by in Electronic Invoicing, Invoice Automation

The Süddeutsche Elektromotoren Werke were founded in 1931 and a lot can change in 81 years. The company is now known as SEW-Eurodrive and tries to maintain its status at the forefront (roughly €2.4 billion in sales revenue) of the automation industry. Basware helped SEW-Eurodrive in this pursuit by updating their e-invoicing system.

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High risk of breakdowns in document-driven business processes

September 11th, 2012 by in Publications, Research

IDC gives out a warning for bosses who don’t think document-driven processes belong in the category of high probability/high impact. Their recent Ricoh sponsored white paper shows that there is a high risk of breakdowns in these processes causing severely negative business outcomes. Our advice? Stop neglecting your document processes!

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The E-invoicing Checklist: verify your data [part 12]

September 10th, 2012 by in Electronic Invoicing, Publications

You can’t ignore taxes, because you’ll end up behind bars if you do. You wouldn’t want that now, would you? So how can you verify an electronic invoice and keep clear of the law? Read all about it in this twelfth part of the E-invoicing Checklist series.

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Invoiceware releases SAP NFe dashboard for three-way matching

You can now not only get Invoiceware’s help for solving government compliance, but also automating the invoice approval processes and payment. You see, Invoiceware has extended their SAP ERP Compliance Dashboards for Brazil to support inbound invoice processing and commercial compliance, also known as three-way matching.

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E-invoicing Flashback: hot topics in 2009 [part 2]

September 5th, 2012 by in Electronic Invoicing, Invoice Automation

Remember last week’s lift-off of our trip through recent e-invoicing and AP automation history? We continue this sentimental journey and come to a halt in 2009. All of the historical events in 2009 (e.g. Obama’s inauguration) pale of course before the year’s e-invoicing and AP automation news.

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