Klugo is excited that one of the most successful software companies in world has acquired NetSuite. We see this as a vote of confidence in both cloud-based platforms and the software as a service business model. Oracle purchased the business for approximately $9.3 Billion and released the news of the deal on July 28. In a statement, Mark Hurd CEO of Oracle says, “Oracle and NetSuite cloud applications are complementary, and will coexist in the marketplace forever. We intend to invest heavily in both products – engineering and distribution.” For Klugo it is business as usual, we look forward to evaluating the extended Oracle product family and possibly offering NetSuite complimentary solutions and technologies to our customers.
January 27, 2016 – Klugo is pleased to announce the opening of an additional office in Sydney, Australia. “The move to Sydney is the perfect fit for Klugo, as it will provide the opportunity to tap into the NSW market. As our business is expanding, we are looking forward to growing our team in Sydney and ultimately build upon our existing client base.” Annaliese Kloe, Managing Director said. Klugo is also excited to announce that Michael Dean has been appointed as Klugo’s new Business Consultant. Working out of the Sydney office, his role will be to build upon existing relationships and build new relationships within Klugo’s target verticals (manufacturing, retail and wholesale distribution). “I’m excited to start on this journey with Klugo. There is a lot of potential to come out of Sydney, so I am eager to hit the ground running and help businesses get the most out of their system.” Dean says.
Two global software leaders have entered in a cloud alliance to provide “innovative and foolproof solutions” to businesses. NetSuite and Microsoft have announced a partnership that will allow companies to connect NetSuite’s ERP with Microsoft 365, Windows and Microsoft Azure. This partnership will open up new doors for NetSuite customers wanting to increase business efficiency, growth and innovation. Zach Nelson, NetSuite CEO says the new alliance with Microsoft will help companies transform their key business functionality. “We’re thrilled to work with Microsoft to deliver a fluid cloud environment across the key NetSuite and Microsoft applications that companies and their employees rely on to continually improve their day-to-day operations and run their business better and more efficiently.” said Mr Nelson. Microsoft’s Corporate Vice President of Developer Platform & Evangelism and Chief Evangelist, Steve Guggenheimer says NetSuite will assist with cloud integrations and give businesses the opportunity to grow. “Our joint vision is all about giving people the freedom to get more done through the broadening set of devices they interact with that in turn helps businesses innovate and grow.” If you are using Microsoft and want to know how incorporating NetSuite into your business can help improve efficiency, contact Klugo on 9244 3500 or email us at [email protected] to discuss how you can get the best out of your NetSuite and Microsoft solutions.
Annaliese talks on how Klugo was derived from the needs of our parent company, Headland Machinery and how NextService, a Field Service Management System built for NetSuite, was developed. From winning the NetSuite, Suitey Award in 2013 and as a NetSuite Solution Provider, SuiteCloud Developer and now a NetSuite Five Star Partner, Annaliese can see no limits to how Klugo can help companies transform their businesses through increasing efficiencies and reducing operating costs.
Melbourne Australia and Denver, CO June 9, 2015: Leading field service management solution provider, NextService, and Hein and Associates, a leading accounting and advisory services firm, today announced a partnership to provide both public and private companies with the latest in cloud-based field service management solutions, fully integrated to the NetSuite ERP platform. Established and growth businesses alike can leverage the NextService solution which is specifically built on the NetSuite architecture. NextService is a cloud-based field service management solution, which can easily manage every aspect of a company’s service business – from job scheduling and customer information, through to inventory and billing. As a key component of the partnership, Hein will represent and implement the suite of NextService Field Service Management solutions. “We are delighted to have Hein join us as another one of our Platinum Partners here in the US,” said Annaliese Kloe, Managing Director and Co-Founder of NextService. “Hein has a reputation in the accounting community as a leader in a number of key areas, and Hein’s Technology and Management Consulting team are some of the best in the country. This partnership gives customers the opportunity to benefit from their knowledge, and implementations provided by Hein will leverage their expertise.” Hein Cloud Solutions Managing Director, Jeremy King says, “Hein works with many public and large private companies, so we wanted to partner with an organization who provides the best field service management solution that is fully integrated into NetSuite. “We’re very excited to partner with NextService because their platform is proven across a wide variety of customer verticals and industries. It scales well and is easy to implement.”
NextService is a product of Klugo, a 5 star NetSuite Partner, who provides software and marketing services that helps businesses transform by providing a complete, end-to-end, 360-degree view of your company’s vision. NextService was developed out of the needs of a customer, Headland Machinery, who have over 60 years of experience working with manufacturers and wholesale distributors. Working closely with NetSuite, Klugo created a Field Service Management System called NextService. Developed within the cloud-based architecture of NetSuite, these two systems work seamlessly with one another, enabling business operations to run smoothly. Internationally recognized as the 2013 winner of NetSuite’s YOUR SUITEY Award for Best Internal Development, NextService was selected from more than 12,000 organizations and subsidiaries that implement NetSuite. NextService Field Service solutions was created from market demand and the desire from one of our customers to have a complete end-to-end, one-system-solution. NextService enables mobility, parts integration, customer management, and automatic scheduling. Klugo’s commitment to providing the very best service to its customers ensures business functionality continues to flow without any disruptions.
Hein is recognized as a leading accounting and advisory firm where its people and clients share knowledge, thrive in a culture of teamwork, and build long-term relationships deeply rooted in integrity. Hein serves public and private companies in a variety of industries across the country from our offices in Dallas, Denver, Houston, and Orange County. We also serve clients globally through our alliance with independent accounting firms around the world. Hein is ranked among the Vault Accounting 50 for quality of life and overall prestige, and Accounting Today lists Hein among the nation’s overall Top 100 Accounting and Advisory Firms. Hein has been named to Inside Public Accounting’s “Best of the Best Firms” list, honoring only 50 firms for their management and superior operational performance. Hein recently received the NetSuite 5-Star Award for the second year in a row. NetSuite recognizes program partners with the 5-Star Award who reach $1 million in annual license sales. This is accomplished through maximizing the benefits of cloud computing, reducing costs, streamlining operations, and increasing productivity.
NETSUITE SUITEWORLD 2015, SAN JOSE, Calif. – May 5-7, 2015 – – Klugo, a field service management and marketing software company and a NetSuite Solution Provider partner, today announced that it is a recipient of a NetSuite 5-Star Award at the SuiteWorld 2015 conference in San Jose, Calif. NetSuite’s extensive network of developers and partners is crucial to helping enterprises of all sizes realise the benefits of cloud computing; enabling them to increase productivity, reduce costs, and streamline operations. “We are honoured to be among an elite group of solution providers recognised as a top-tier NetSuite partner,” said Annaliese Kloe, General Manager of Klugo. “We believe that NetSuite is integral to the way businesses evolve with modern architecture and we will continue to support programs tailored to our customers’ needs. 2015 will be a great year that will see us strengthen our focus on the manufacturing and retail industries, ensuring they are given the right opportunities to improve their business functionality with NetSuite.” Klugo was founded in 2013 by parent company, Headland Machinery, which has supplied machinery equipment to Australian and New Zealand manufacturing customers since 1949. As a NetSuite OneWorld customer since 2011, Headland knows first-hand how effective NetSuite can be for businesses and just how important a unified cloud system is to transform core business operations. As part of the solution, Headland developed its own field services management system within NetSuite – NextService – which uses a mobile application to view active tasks, record travel time and status – this is now available on the NetSuite SuiteCloud platform. Since then, Klugo was founded to commercialise NextService, as well as resell NetSuite software for warehouse management. Klugo has grown to become one of NetSuite’s leading partners in Australia and New Zealand in 2014, with the stability of more than 60 years of experience in the manufacturing industry. According to Lee Thompson, NetSuite senior vice president and GM, Asia Pacific & Japan: “Klugo has a clear passion and understanding of NetSuite’s leading cloud-based management solutions, which has certainly benefited its growing client list of leading manufacturers, retailers and wholesale distributors in Australia and New Zealand. Klugo plays a crucial role in helping these businesses to unlock the value of gaining a 360-degree real-time view of their business operations through the cloud.” Launched in 2002, the NetSuite Solution Provider Program is the industry’s leading cloud channel partner program and unites hundreds of channel partners and their cloud opportunities with industry-leading margins and incentives (NetSuite SP 100) to grow their businesses. With cloud computing at the forefront of the hottest trends and cloud ERP leading business demand, NetSuite has seen the on-going migration of channel partners from representing on-premise products like Sage and Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains to NetSuite’s superior cloud business management suite. Designed to help solution providers transform their business model to fully capitalise on the revenue growth opportunity of the NetSuite cloud, the NetSuite Solution Provider Program delivers them unprecedented benefits that begin during recruitment and range from business planning, sales, marketing and PS enablement, to training and education. About Klugo Klugo is a software and marketing services provider that helps companies transform by providing a complete, end-to-end view of their business in real-time. It offers NetSuite’s leading cloud-based business management software, NextService – a NetSuite integrated solution for field service, and mpx for NetSuite – software for warehouse management. As a NetSuite Solution Provider partner and a NetSuite SuiteCloud Developer Network partner, Klugo delivers and tailors NetSuite to fit with its customers’ requirements. For more information, please visit https://www.klugogroup.com/ About NetSuite Today, approximately 24,000 companies and subsidiaries depend on NetSuite to run complex, mission-critical business processes globally in the cloud. Since its inception in 1998, NetSuite has established itself as the leading provider of enterprise-class cloud ERP suites for divisions of large enterprises and mid-sized organisations seeking to upgrade their antiquated client/server ERP systems. NetSuite continues its success in delivering the best cloud ERP/financial suites to businesses around the world, enabling them to lower IT costs significantly while increasing productivity, as the global adoption of the cloud accelerates.