The PRWIRE Press Releases https:// 2015-09-15T00:00:36Z The TotalAgility platform takes Australia by Storm 2015-09-15T00:00:36Z the-totalagility-platform-takes-australia-by-storm Xcellerate IT, a leading provider of smart process applications and Kofax APAC partner for 2015, has announced that four leading Australian organisations have signed up to implement Kofax’s TotalAgility platform to streamline their accounts payable (AP) processes. JWH Group Prixcar Federation University Chemist Warehouse Organisations today are investing into TotalAgility as they realise the growing need to empower their AP staff to function more efficiently and focus on higher value added tasks. TotalAgility provides a flexible, fully integrated platform that automates end-to-end AP operations. TotalAgility enables organisations to streamline and automate AP processes by centralising invoice processing, reducing manual entry and touch, improved visibility and traceability to support best practices for AP automation. “We are empowering Australian organisations to increase their business efficiencies within their AP departments using the power and versatility of TotalAgility” said Howard Boretsky, Managing Director Xcellerate IT. “Xcellerate IT has been selected the preferred vendor for these organisations due to our proven track record and impressive customer reference sites. Xcellerate IT has made an international name for itself by being at the forefront of business process automation and the centre of excellence for TotalAgility in the APAC region. We are proud to be enabling these organisations to invest in back office processes whilst growing their business and greatly reducing operational costs.” With industry-leading analytics, multichannel invoice capture, touch-less data extraction and validation to automate invoice processing. Kofax TotalAgility is the world's first unified smart process application platform. TotalAgility provides an essential link between an organisation's systems of engagement and systems of record to help increase responsiveness to customers, improve service levels and gain competitive advantage in to better manage and grow business whilst greatly reducing operating costs. Xcellerate IT Founded in 1997, Xcellerate IT has established a solid reputation for providing industry leading solutions that streamline the flow of information throughout an organisation. Xcellerate IT’s solution provides an essential link between enterprise applications “Systems of Records” and the way in which your customers and suppliers engage with your business “System of Engagement” resulting in an optimised customer experience and greatly reduced operational costs. As one of the first Australian service providers in the enterprise capture industry, Xcellerate IT have helped over 90 organisations realise enhanced Business Process Management. Achieve Levels of Efficiency like Never Before! 2015-07-08T06:37:49Z achieve-levels-of-efficiency-like-never-before After a decade of working together, Xcellerate IT and TechnologyOne aims to redefine the whole “procure-to-pay” process of Accounts Payable Automation. In this past financial year, TechnologyOne users across Australia have invested in Xcellerate IT’s Accounts Payable Automation solution to streamline the processing of supplier invoices within TechnologyOne Financials. These new customers include: Mercy Health Melbourne Polytechnic University YMCA Victoria City of Greater Bendigo Liverpool City Council Cockburn City Council City of Playford Armidale City Council Xcellerate IT’s consistent and proven track record of integration with TechnologyOne strengthens its position as a market leader in enabling the “procure-to-pay” process for automating accounts payable for TechnologyOne users and oganisations across the region. “Xcellerate IT’s solution for TechnologyOne users leverages on their existing investment and transforms the way these organisations process and streamline accounts payable, on premise or in the cloud” said Howard Boretsky, Managing Director of Xcellerate IT. “With over 85 organisations across Australia buying into our vision, the dream of making a difference in the way Australian companies do business - with the first mile of customer and supplier engagement - is becoming a reality.” With the distinct strengths of each company, the solutions Xcellerate IT and TechnologyOne provide are quickly becoming pillars in enabling organisations to achieve new levels of efficiency, effectiveness and customer satisfaction—faster and easier than ever before. Xcellerate IT Founded in 1997, Xcellerate IT has established a solid reputation for providing industry leading solutions that streamline the flow of information throughout an organisation. Xcellerate IT’s solution provides an essential link between enterprise applications “Systems of Records” and the way in which your customers and suppliers engage with your business “System of Engagement” resulting in an optimised customer experience and greatly reduced operational costs. As one of the first Australian service providers in the enterprise capture industry, Xcellerate IT have helped over 90 organisations realise enhanced Business Process Management. Chemist Warehouse selects Kofax TotalAgility platform to streamline Accounts Payable processes 2015-05-08T00:18:56Z chemist-warehouse-selects-kofax-totalagility-platform-to-streamline-accounts-payable-processes Xcellerate IT, a leading provider of smart process applications, today announced Australia’s forefront retail Pharmacy selected Xcellerate IT to implement Kofax’s TotalAgility platform to streamline its accounts payable (AP) processes. Chemist Warehouse identified key business benefits to eliminate and reduce paper-based invoice processes that would increase staff productivity, increase visibility of AP operations and provide better sharing of information across its over 300 locations. To accomplish this, Chemist Warehouse wanted to invest in a solution that would not only streamline processes within AP but also provide enterprise wide capabilities to extend the platform across multiple areas within the business. “Chemist Warehouse wanted to employ a robust platform that would not only capture and automate supplier invoices but also incorporate advanced business intelligence and analytics to quickly and accurately discover, visualise and address critical issues that provides the sight and metrics required to analyse the effectiveness of business processes. All of these capabilities are included in the TotalAgility platform which will enable us to achieve these objectives” said Ryan Calvert, I.T Technical Specialist - Business Systems, Chemist Warehouse. “So to create the vision that Chemist Warehouse was after, we needed a vendor who had vast expertise and proven track record with AP best practices, quality of reference sites and providing solutions for specialised environments. Xcellerate IT embodied all of these aspects.” “We are privileged to have the opportunity to work with a company like Chemist Warehouse, to be a part of their innovation strategy and to bring value to their organisation through the streamlining of business processes” said Howard Boretsky, Managing Director, Xcellerate IT. “More and more organisations are appreciating the value of having capture, workflow, business intelligence, and mobility features all in a single document process platform.”  Kofax TotalAgility is the first unified smart process application development and deployment platform that includes multichannel capture, business process and case management, data integration, advanced analytics and mobility in a single platform. TotalAgility provides an essential link between an organisation's systems of engagement and systems of record to help increase responsiveness to customers, improve service levels and enhance business agility while greatly reducing operating costs. Xcellerate IT Founded in 1997, Xcellerate IT has established a solid reputation for providing industry leading solutions that streamline the flow of information throughout an organisation. Xcellerate IT’s solution provides an essential link between enterprise applications “Systems of Records” and the way in which your customers and suppliers engage with your business “System of Engagement” resulting in an optimised customer experience and greatly reduced operational costs. As one of the first Australian service providers in the enterprise capture industry, Xcellerate IT have helped over 90 organisations realise enhanced Business Process Management. Xcellerate IT receives the Kofax APAC Partner of the Year Award 2015-03-18T05:48:03Z xcellerate-it-receives-the-kofax-apac-partner-of-the-year-award The winner of this category represents the regional systems integrator or reseller partner that not only demonstrated great sales success, but also demonstrated a willingness to invest and partner with Kofax for success in a wide variety of ways. “We are very satisfied to see the hard work over the last decade of our team recognised internationally with this award” said Howard Boretsky, Managing Direct of Xcellerate IT. “It reflects our level of professionalism and commitment in embracing the Kofax platform, delivering sophisticated solutions to our customers across Australia. This is a testament to our commitment and we will continue to work towards maintaining this recognition next year. The strong partnership with Kofax has enabled Xcellerate IT to continually improve the services we deliver, through world leading implementation and development. In the past 10 years year we have successfully rolled out Kofax solutions to over 85 organisations across Australia. “Kofax awards partners who are focused on delivering solutions that help companies adopt best practice in process automation by leveraging the Kofax platform” said Andrew Rootes Director, Channels Sales at Kofax. “Kofax wish to acknowledge the dedication of Xcellerate IT, who, as a Diamond Partner, has continually embraced the Kofax philosophy of 'Making the First Mile of Business Smarter'" The Kofax Transform Awards celebrate projects that use Kofax technology to better engage with customers, improve service and streamline information flow for reduced costs and a significant competitive advantage. Nominees for the Transform 2015 Awards have been chosen from among thousands of Kofax customers and partners that have found success and created real value through more efficient operating practices with the Kofax platform. They demonstrate the strong economic case for a single software platform that transforms and simplifies interactions with their customers. Transform 2015 is the event of the year for Kofax global customers, channel partners and industry thought leaders. With an anticipated attendance of more than 1,000 attendees, Transform 2015 is the ideal environment to network with leading experts and learn how to ignite customer engagement. Xcellerate IT With over 18 years of experience in the document delivery and capture marketplace, Xcellerate IT is a leading Australian provider of business process automation solutions. Prestigious Racing Club selects Xcellerate IT to automate their AP processes 2015-01-30T06:14:14Z prestigious-racing-club-selects-xcellerate-it-to-automate-their-ap-processes Xcellerate IT, a leading provider of smart process applications, today announced that a prominent Melbourne based organisation that hosts thoroughbred racing, events and hospitality selected Xcellerate IT’s solution for AP automation to streamline its accounts payable (AP) processes.  The Melbourne Racing Club recognised a need for lowered invoice process times, improved visibility and control, minimised data entry of invoices and a streamlined approval process with an automated workflow application. They selected Xcellerate IT as preferred vendor due to its vast expertise and proven track record with AP best practices, quality of reference sites and providing solutions for specialised environments. The implementation of Xcellerate IT’s invoice automation technology will streamline all of the AP operations across 16 sites across Victoria. Deploying AP automation will not only enable the company to consolidate and simplify AP operations, but will also streamline its processing infrastructure to support future growth. "Finance executives recognise the importance of streamlining accounts payable processes but don't always understand how to measure solution effectiveness," commented Howard Boretsky, Managing Director of Xcellerate IT. "With Xcellerate IT, they can lower processing times and costs, enhanced tracking and visibility, better manage their cash flow and reinforce operational compliance." Xcellerate IT Wins Kofax APAC Channel Transaction of the Year 2014-10-30T04:16:28Z xcellerate-it-wins-kofax-apac-channel-transaction-of-the-year Xcellerate IT has received international recognition for its highly successful commercial deal with Knight Frank to automate their Asset Management Services division with Total Agility 7.0. Announced at the Kofax Connections Conference & Expo 2014 in Las Vegas, a pivotal international Kofax event where new product announcements are made, financial year forecasts are delivered and business strategies are planned, Xcellerate IT was selected from all the partners in APAC to receive the highly acclaimed Channel Transaction of the Year. “Hundreds of commercial deals are made annually in Australia, let alone the whole of Asia Pacific, so the fact that Xcellerate IT has made such an impression by accomplishing a transaction that has stood out to the degree it has is truly impressive,” said Andrew Rootes, Kofax Channel Account Manager – ANZ. One of the main reasons Xcellerate IT was recognised from all other Kofax partners was that they secured the first Total Agility 7.0 deal within the Asia Pacific region with a highly recognised customer. The win is a testament to Xcellerate IT’s proven track record and paves the way for a growing number of opportunities in the marketplace. Kofax Total Agility 7.0 is the world’s first unified smart process application development and deployment platform that provides an essential link between systems of record such as ERP and ECM, and systems of engagement to help improve the way customers interact with an organisation. The fact that Australian organisations are taking the lead by implementing the Total Agility platform to streamline business operations demonstrates just how fast the Australian market is maturing and becoming leaders on the worldwide stage. “We are thrilled to have this exciting opportunity to partner with Knight Frank and roll out Total Agility 7.0. This unified smart application platform will showcase our abilities as a Kofax Diamond partner and the technical and strategic strengths our organisation can offer our customers. It will be the first of many projects of this magnitude,” said Howard Boretsky, Managing Director of Xcellerate IT. “It is very humbling to be selected as APAC transaction of the Year! A lot of hard work and ingenuity has gone into this deal and we are overjoyed to be recognised for our efforts,” added Mr Boretsky. The Cotton On Group selects Xcellerate IT to implement business process improvements within Accounts Payable 2014-08-18T04:44:00Z the-cotton-on-group-selects-xcellerate-it-to-implement-business-process-improvements-within-accounts-payable Xcellerate IT, a leading Australian provider of smart process applications and a Kofax Diamond Partner, has announced that the Cotton On Group, Australia’s largest value fashion brand, has selected Xcellerate IT as the preferred solution provider to implement a best practice invoice automation solution within their Accounts Payable (AP) department. With more than 1,300 stores and a team of over 19,000 employees in 17 countries across the globe, the Cotton On Group processes approximately 120,000 invoices per annum in the Accounts Payable department of their headquarters in Geelong, Victoria. The capture and workflow platform designed by Xcellerate IT comprises of two industry-leading software products, Kofax Capture and e5 Workflow. This solution provides the Cotton On Group with the foundation to achieve complete end-to-end automation by providing the necessary tools to manage, track, and adhere to best practice principles for AP automation whilst enabling corporate governance with the integration into Dynamics GP. Through the use of this smart technology, the time taken processing invoices are dramatically reduced as a result of automated business rules and processing. The solution is designed to automatically identify which branch/division of the Cotton On Group the invoice is for and to trigger complex workflow scenarios for electronic approval. Greater visibility of invoices, identification any duplicates and streamlined approval process into a web-based workflow management solution is now realised. Accordingly, this export of data into the line-of-business systems has reduced the manually entry of data thereby providing a substantial savings both in cost and time for their AP staff. As a result this allows for a more efficient use of organisational resources and time spent on more value-add tasks. “We are thrilled to be working with such an iconic brand as the Cotton On Group and look forward to empowering the organisation to gain greater efficiencies by boosting staff productivity and providing operational visibility”, said Howard Boretsky, Managing Director of Xcellerate IT. “Our expertise and experience coupled with leading edge imaging and workflow technology really distinguishes Xcellerate IT in the capture and business process automation marketplace”, Boretsky adds. “This is a very exciting endeavour for the Cotton On Group, and will enable the Accounts Payable team and drive efficiencies and automate our manual processes” said Brad Evans, Cotton On Group Purchasing Manager. Xcellerate IT wins 5 major local councils across Australia 2014-06-02T02:25:09Z xcellerate-it-wins-5-major-local-councils-across-australia Xcellerate IT, a leading Australian provider of smart process applications an a Kofax Diamond Partner, strengthens its relationship with TechnologyOne with the announcement that it has successfully been selected by 5 major councils in the past few months. City of Yarra, VIC Salisbury City Council, SA Auburn City Council, NSW City of Sydney, NSW Toowoomba Regional Council, QLD These prominent councils have selected Xcellerate IT as the preferred solutions provider to implement a best practice framework for Accounts Payable to streamline invoice processing operations within the financial department. The solution provided by Xcellerate IT leverages on the Kofax Capture platform with seamless integration with TechnologyOne Financials suite of products. “We are very proud that Xcellerate IT’s unmatched delivery of the Kofax Capture platform as well as its unique knowledge of the AP operations within local councils is recognized by the market" – confirms Howard Boretsky, Managing Director of Xcellerate IT - "We look forward to working with our new clients and empower them to gain greater efficiencies across the Accounts Payable Department. Thanks to these new 5 entries, our local council user community counts now up to 20 councils across Australia”. Xcellerate IT With over 17 years of experience in the document delivery and capture marketplace, Xcellerate IT is a leading Australian provider of business process automation solutions. Founded in 1997, Xcellerate IT has established a solid reputation for providing industry leading solutions that streamline the flow of information throughout an organisation. Xcellerate IT’s solution provides an essential link between enterprise applications “Systems of Records” and the way in which your customers and suppliers engage with your business “System of Engagement” resulting in an optimised customer experience and greatly reduced operational costs. As one of the first Australian service providers in the enterprise capture industry, Xcellerate IT have helped many organisations realise enhanced business process improvements. Today, Xcellerate IT solutions are widely used across multiple industries, such as manufacturing, finance, local and state government, education, healthcare and a wide range of companies that require the capture of critical information from paper, electronic documents and forms. The Xcellerate IT customer base counts for more than 80 organisations throughout Australia. These customers have been assisted by the Xcellerate IT’s Professional Services Team in deploying the latest document capture and workflow technologies. TechnologyOne (ASX:TNE) is Australia's largest publicly listed software company, with offices across six countries including each state and territory of Australia, as well as New Zealand, the South Pacific, Asia and the United Kingdom. For 26 years, we have been providing powerful and deeply integrated enterprise software solutions that are used every day by more than 1000 leading corporations, government departments and statutory authorities. Kofax® Limited (NASDAQ and LSE: KFX) is a leading provider of smart process applications that simplify the business critical First Mile™ of information-intensive customer interactions. We combine market leading capture, process management, analytics and mobile capabilities that enable organizations to increase their responsiveness to customers, provide better service, gain a competitive advantage and better grow their businesses while reducing operating costs. Adam Walker has joined the Sales Team at Xcellerate IT! 2013-06-06T00:30:31Z adam-walker-has-joined-the-sales-team-at-xcellerate-it Xcellerate IT is pleased to announce the expansion of its business adding a new member to its sales team. Adam Walker has joined Xcellerate IT as a new Business Development Manager, and in this role, Adam will lead Xcellerate IT's already successful southern region business, driving growth through new business, relationships with existing customers and strategic partners. "Adam Walker has spent over a decade acquiring a deep understanding of how to build successful, long-term relationships with customers," said Howard Boretsky, Managing Director at Xcellerate IT. "His track record in growing successful sales will be vital to Xcellerate IT's growth as we continue to strengthen our position in the market." With five years experience working as a top Sales Manager for Kofax Australia and New Zealand, Adam brings with him a wealth of knowledge of image capture and process automation solutions. We are confident that with Adam's strong Kofax background, he will head our Melbourne and Adelaide sales effort with much vigour and passion. www.xcellerateit.com