TechnologyOne rallies behind higher ed, as Curtin University bolsters SaaS solution

15 May 2020 – Curtin University - ranked in the top 1% of universities worldwide - has turned to leading Australian software provider TechnologyOne to bolster its Software as a Service (SaaS) ERP solution, as it works to respond to the unprecedented impacts of COVID-19.

The university has extended its existing TechnologyOne solution to include project management functionality, which will enable it to optimise capital work programs and manage all project processes using best practice portfolio, program and project management methodologies.

The latest update to the university's SaaS solution builds on a 30-year partnership with TechnologyOne, with the university signing on as TechnologyOne’s first education customer in 1990 to co-develop its Student Management solution.

Curtin University last year also called on the leading SaaS provider to transform its HR, Finance and Payroll systems, by moving from an on-premise environment to SaaS.

Stuart MacDonald, TechnologyOne’s Chief Operating Officer, said the company is working “incredibly closely” with higher education customers such as Curtin University, to ensure it provides partnership and support amid the challenges faced by COVID-19.

“As a SaaS customer, Curtin University has benefited from the ability to provide continuity of service for their 60,000 students and staff - with our vision of ‘any device, anywhere, any time’ proving more critical than ever.

“Our experience and engagement with the higher education market is unmatched in Australia, giving us in-depth knowledge and IP that translates to significant benefits for customers,” Mr MacDonald said.

Curtin University’s Director of Finance and Disruption Philip Thomas said Curtin chose the TechnologyOne Project Management solution due to the benefits of integration into its wider TechnologyOne enterprise solution, which includes Financials, Supply Chain and Contract Management.

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TechnologyOne (ASX:TNE) is Australia's largest enterprise Software as a Service (SaaS) company and one of Australia's top 200 ASX-listed companies, with offices across six countries. Our enterprise SaaS solution transforms business and makes life simple for our customers by providing powerful, deeply integrated enterprise software that is incredibly easy to use. Over 1,200 leading corporations, government departments and statutory authorities are powered by our software.

Our global SaaS solution provides deep functionality for the markets we serve: local government, government, education, health and community services, asset intensive industries and financial services. For these markets we invest significant funds each year in R&D. We also take complete responsibility to market, sell, implement, support and run our solutions for our customers, which reduces time, cost and risk.

For over 32 years, we have been providing our customers with enterprise software that evolves and adapts to new and emerging technologies, allowing our customers to focus on their business and not technology.

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15 May 2020

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