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TechnologyOne has been selected by the North Wales Fire & Rescue Service for providing a Software as a Service solution (SaaS solution) for upgrading the latter’s finance systems.
The fire and rescue service department in North Wales is changing to the new software to help boost its real-time financial decision making and also business reporting.
According to TechnologyOne, the upgrade to SaaS enterprise software will enable employees of the Welsh department to access and use a range of systems. These include a new general ledger, budgeting, accounts, forecasting, and asset management systems at any time.
The systems can be accessed using any device, irrespective of the user’s location via an intuitive online portal, said the Australian enterprise software provider.
Presently, the department’s employees are using multiple systems to carry out various tasks, which is slowing down things, said North Wales Fire & Rescue Service finance head Helen Howard.
Howard said: “The new systems, and the improved financial and management information coming from them, will be a huge benefit for the Fire & Rescue Service. Right now, it can be quite laborious, pulling data across from different systems and spreadsheets.
“Having better information systems will support budget holder decision making. It …
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