Today's Systems Integration: What, Why and How?

Today’s Systems Integration: What, Why and How?

By Jeb Buddecke, Practice Leader, Director of Enterprise Applications at Sphere Partners I talked to an IT Director recently who mentioned to me all the different software applications (NetSuite, Teams, Slack, monday.com, Zoho, Salesforce, Canva, DocuSign, ShipStation, SmartSheets, Jira, etc.) their company is using. Many are redundant and none of them are integrated with each

November 10, 2022
Acumatica and monday.com Integration: Scaling the Power of Both Systems

Acumatica and monday.com Integration: Scaling the Power of Both Systems

By Jeb Buddecke, Practice Leader, Director of Enterprise Applications at Sphere Partners Acumatica and monday.com are two of the fastest growing, modern business management applications on the market today. Acumatica is a leading Cloud ERP used to manage financials, distribution, manufacturing, projects, and other back-office operations.  monday.com is a cloud-based low-code Work OS platform that allows users

November 2, 2022
What Are The Top Cloud Hosting Providers You Should Consider (And Why?)

What Are The Top Cloud Hosting Providers You Should Consider (And Why?)

Keeping pace with the demands of an ever more online world means ever more aspects of your business will inevitably move to take advantage of the benefits provided by cloud computing. While it is easy to think of the cloud as simply a set of infrastructure that just exists, somewhere in the digital ether, the

October 26, 2022
How To Develop An MVP Using Agile Methodology

How To Develop An MVP Using Agile Methodology

So, you have an excellent app or software idea, the next breakout solution that potentially disrupts your industry. Or your solution solves your customers' pain points once and for all. How do you get it from concept to launch? One proven approach to software development is the agile methodology.  Agile can get your app into

October 20, 2022
Learn with Sphere: Business Analytics and the Product Lifecycle

Learn with Sphere: Business Analytics and the Product Lifecycle

My name is Sargis Budaghyan and I’m a business analyst at Sphere Partners.  Here I will cover what we as business analysts do and how we interact with different roles on a project. The main one is that we work very closely with the product managers. But, we also interact with the rest

October 13, 2022
Top 10 Acumatica Integrations

Top 10 Acumatica Integrations

Acumatica is an award-winning enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for small and mid-size businesses. It's also a cloud-based solution that integrates with your existing business software to improve efficiency. In addition, Acumatica's collection of powerful tools helps your business in finance and accounting management, inventory and distribution management, and customer relationship management (CRM).  Acumatica offers

October 5, 2022
GA4 Migration Guide

GA4 Migration Guide

Google Analytics 4 (GA4) replaces Universal Analytics (UA) as Google's default tool for analytics measurement, and UA will stop collecting data starting July 1, 2023, so you need to plan ahead in order to properly migrate from Universal Analytics to GA4. There are many differences between UA and GA4, and not all the features of

September 28, 2022
Technical Due Diligence for Startups: A Checklist

Technical Due Diligence for Startups: A Checklist

Every tech startup needs investment to grow its business. But no experienced investor will risk their capital without due diligence. This is why startup technical due diligence is important. Before you get to your pitch deck, you need to know your startup inside and out. It is essential to understand each line of code, your

September 15, 2022
ERP Document Management: Determine what you need

ERP Document Management: Determine what you need

By Jeb Buddecke, Practice Leader, Director of Enterprise Applications at Sphere Partners Organizations today want all the functionality in one business management system and at their fingertips anytime from anywhere. ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) systems have been evolving to meet this need. Financials, distribution, e-commerce, CRM (Customer Relationship Management), fixed assets, payroll and project management

September 9, 2022
The Fundamentals of Data Storytelling

The Fundamentals of Data Storytelling

Data analysis is an essential skill for anyone working with data. A skill that becomes increasingly complex the more disparate and disconnected sets of data you have. How do you communicate vital information in a relatable way to encourage action from your audience? This is the purpose of data storytelling.  Once you know how to

August 31, 2022