ATLANTA (February 11, 2016) – Sage has today announced a version of Sage Live only available on iOS. As a new Apple mobility partner, this will be the first in a series of solutions that Apple and Sage are collaborating together on for small businesses.
Apple’s user interface is renowned for its simplicity, power and design, while Sage is known for its accounting knowledge and smart technology for Small & Medium Businesses. The new Sage Live for iPad, iPhone and Apple Watch will deliver significant advances in real time business management, improving efficiency and effectiveness across the entire supply chain for small and medium business users. Sage Live will be sold through Apple’s ecosystem, and Sage will work with Apple to help educate Small & Medium Sized businesses on the benefits of mobile technology.
Alan Laing, EVP Global Strategic Partnerships & Alliances from Sage, comments, “Mobile and cloud technology is revolutionizing the way small and medium businesses work, giving real-time decision making for the first time ever, reducing costs and democratizing access to business management tools. iOS is the leading mobile platform for business users, and we are deepening our commitment to iOS by delivering our new Sage Live solution for iOS that provides simple, insightful accounting and payment services to Small & Medium Sized businesses.”
Alan continues: “We see the future as mobile, and we’re excited to be an Apple mobility partner, which will help us get our simple and powerful accounting solutions into the hands of even more Small & Medium Sized business owners and help them grow and be successful. In a time of seismic technological change and digital invention, we want to provide the smartest technology to reinvent and simplify business accounting.”
Millions of Small Businesses rely on iPad, iPhone and Apple Watch to run their businesses and now through Sage Live they can have real-time access to their critical accounting information in Sage and their customer information held in Salesforce. In North America, get started on Sage Live here.
Sage is a market leader for integrated accounting, payroll, and payment systems, supporting the ambition of the world’s entrepreneurs. Sage began as a small business in the U.K. 30 years ago, and over 13,000 colleagues now support millions of entrepreneurs, across 23 countries, as they power the global economy. We reinvent and simplify business accounting through brilliant technology, working with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners, and developers. And as a FTSE 100 business, we are active in supporting our local communities and invest in making a real difference through the philanthropy of the Sage Foundation.