Demand For Ariett’s Purchasing, Travel and Expense Software Accelerates 4th QT 2011
Pembroke, MA – February 13, 2012 – Ariett®, a leading provider of purchasing, travel and expense software solutions that help companies control spending and generate savings announces today strong customer acquisition in hot industries both in the U.S. and abroad in 4th QT FY 2011.
Ariett® combines the best available features to manage purchasing, travel and expenses with a single workflow platform that is easy to use, fast to configure and more cost effective than anything available today. Offered on premise or in the Cloud on the Microsoft Azure™ platform, customers selecting Ariett grew more than 200% for fiscal year 2011. Corporate customers in the energy, financial and industrial services, manufacturing, and mining top the list for growth industries selecting Ariett®.
Mid-market service and industrial sector companies, such as HB Rentals, NorthMarq, Brown Advisory, BKD, and Green Field Energy Inc., and many others, have selected Ariett for travel planning and approval, expense reporting, and AP Invoice workflow with electronic documents. One of world’s preeminent providers of fuel transaction, Explorer Pipeline, and many other manufacturing and industrial service customers selected Ariett’s robust eProcurement solution to manage requisition and purchasing, controlling non-payroll spending that delivers cost savings to the bottom line.
“We are thrilled with our successful execution of Ariett’s Purchase, Travel and Expense strategy and customer acquisition, said Glenn Brodie, President of Ariett. “It validates that companies are ready to embrace a single platform for expense management whether offered on premise or rapidly deployed in the Cloud” said Brodie. The Microsoft™ Azure platform allows Ariett to provide sophisticated features at a low transaction price– from data analytics and reporting to corporate credit card integration with the added bonus of unparalleled scalability and high availability of service backed by Microsoft.
Another Q4 customer highlight was SEMAFO Inc.’s selection of Ariett’s ReqNet® for e-Procurement after a rigorous evaluation process for their corporate global procurement. SEMFO selected Ariett® because of its superior usability and scalability, prerequisites for ensuring wide adoption and spend management. Ariett’s language, multicurrency and Dynamics GP support, as well as Ariett’s willingness to address SEMAFO’s procurement operational challenges with configurable software options were the key reasons they chose to engage Ariett® for a long-term results-oriented business relationship.
Key highlights from Ariett’s FY 2011 include:
- Product Certifications on the Microsoft Azure™ Platform
- Release Ariett Mobile with exceptional features for Approval from any Smart Phone or syncing Ariett Xpense iPhone App to your Ariett corporate deployment
- Release Ariett AP Invoice Automation in the Cloud, joining Ariett Travel and Expense
- Release Ariett Document Manager for electronic document visibility in Microsoft Dynamics GP
- Release API/ Web-service integrations for Microsoft Dynamics ERP and other leading financial systems
Watch for upcoming product announcements later this month as Ariett continues to innovate in the purchasing space.
Ariett provides Purchasing and Expense software solutions for global companies that automate Requisition and Purchase Management, AP Invoice Automation and Employee Expense Management with Pre-Travel and Booking. Ariett solutions offer enterprise class functionality with superior workflows, web-based analytic and reporting, document management, and electronic receipt & credit card processing. Offered in the Cloud, Software as a Service (SaaS) on Microsoft Azure or deployed on premise, with optional direct integration to Microsoft Dynamics ERP.