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OpenSurge's Toronto Ontario Canada Office

This week we announced the opening of a branch office in Toronto, Ontario Canada. Citing the stronger economic outlook for Canadian manufacturing industry relative to the US, and the addition of experienced implementation and support consultants, OpenSurge is confident of opportunities to expand its xTuple ERP client base with both manufacturing and distribution companies in the southern Ontario. Read More...

xTuple releases game-changing Mobile Web application

xTuple, makers of the world’s #1 open source ERP software, today announced the immediate availability of version 4.0 of the xTuple accounting, CRM and ERP suite. The release marks a milestone for the commercial open source Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) vendor. The classic xTuple Desktop client in 4.0 features over 400 new enhancements – including a new Social Desktop featuring integrated intra-company Instant Messaging, Cost Plus Pricing, Enhanced Job Costing and significant enhancements to Projects and Corporate/Customer Relationship Management (CRM). Read More...

Open innovator rounds out management team with co-founder of OpenProj (now ProjectLibre)

NORFOLK, VA, USA – November 30, 2012 – Effective December 1, 2012, Marc O’Brien joins the xTuple management team as Vice President of Business Development following on three solid quarters of the company’s record sales.

CEO Ned Lilly said, "Marc’s focus will be on evangelizing xTuple as a product, a platform, a strategic partner and a leading member of the open source community. He will represent xTuple to a number of audiences, including potential customers, strategic partners, third-party developers and open source community members." Read More...

xTuple ERP sales spike 74% for 3rd quarter 2012 with new customer surge

Fueled by a surge of new customers in manufacturing and distribution, commercial open source software vendor xTuple reported its second consecutive record quarter of sales for 2012 – and pushed ahead with its groundbreaking new Mobile Web application strategy.

Revenue was up 74% over the third quarter last year – and sales in the first three quarters of 2012 were up 59% overall from the same time period in 2011. Read More...

xTuple and DTG leverage the power of open source ERP to deliver profitability for Electrical Distributors

xTuple, the global leader in commercial open source business management software for growing companies, today announced its partnership with Distribution Technology Group (DTG) to provide modern enterprise technology products and services to the electrical distribution marketplace. Read More...

Outgrowing QuickBooks? Maybe open source ERP can help

Open source ERP packages are gaining traction as midsize companies increase adoption of open source software. Recent surveys have found that small and medium-size businesses are increasingly willing to consider open source tools. Not surprisingly, small businesses and large enterprises are predisposed to different categories of open source software. Survey data suggest that ERP is one category where small businesses are more likely to adopt open source than their large enterprise peers. Read More...

Open source ERP 'most active' SourceForge project

Two open-source ERP suites, xTuple and ADempiere, were listed as the two "most active" projects Wednesday on SourceForge, which bills itself as the world's largest Web site for open-source software development. Projects WebERP and OpenBravo also made the top 20.

XTuple probably has about 500 active participants in its open-source community, and roughly 25,000 people "who have raised their hand somewhere along the line," said xTuple CEO Ned Lilly. There have been nearly 400,000 downloads of xTuple software, he added. Read More...

Spreading the appeal: xTuple aims its ERP apps at both smaller and larger user targets

As we head into 2011, we're expecting incremental but constant change to occur in the ERP applications arena. Faster deployment times and ease of customization will become even more important issues than ever for customers. Against this backdrop, commercial open source ERP vendors may win over additional customers, particularly if they can field apps tailored to those twin needs. That's one reason why xTuple has been bringing more capabilities to market this year, some designed specifically to woo smaller firms, others aimed more at larger organizations. Read More...

xTuple Recognizes Open Source ERP Partner in Atlanta, GA

OpenSurge Group sought out an open source solution that would enable the small and midsize business to have all the functionality of big name ERP solutions at a fraction of the cost and one capable of running on Apple Mac OS X. Using those two criteria OpenSurge sought out and found xTuple ERP to be the best in class ERP solution for the small and midsize business.
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OpenSurge Group Announces Hosted xTuple ERP Solution

OpenSurge has launched its latest innovation for the small business owner. Using open source xTuple ERP in a hosted environment, enabling the small business the advantages of a robust and scaleable ERP solution at a price that makes ecomomic sense. Read More...

Update for Open Source ERP Solution Adds DRP, Improved International Tax Management

San Francisco — August 14, 2009 — Software provider xTuple has release the latest version of its flagship open source enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, introducing improved international tax management among 100-plus updates to the offering. Read More...

Open-source software can close functional gaps

Creamer Metal Products, a manufacturer and distributor of material-handling equipment for the grain industry in the agricultural community, selected an open-source ERP system from xTuple to accommodate the ups and downs of the business cycle.

During the ethanol boom at the end of 2006, Creamer Metal saw demand for its products skyrocket, and management realized the company needed a "heavy lifting" business application that extended beyond the QuickBooks system it was using, says Wes Jacobs, general manager, Creamer Metal Products. At the same time, the company did not want to invest time, money, or other resources in a large ERP package that could not be scaled down when the rapid influx of slowed down. Read More...

Update for Open Source ERP Solution Adds DRP, Improved International Tax Management

San Francisco — August 14, 2009 — Software provider xTuple has release the latest version of its flagship open source enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution, introducing improved international tax management among 100-plus updates to the offering.
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xTuple Unveils Powerful New ERP Features in xTuple 3.3

SAN FRANCISCO, CA and NORFOLK, VA – August 12, 2009 - xTuple, the leader in open source enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, today announced the release of xTuple ERP 3.3, showcasing a robust international tax management system and over 100 new product enhancements. The new release is the culmination of seven months of collaborative development between xTuple, its customers and partners, and open source users and contributors in dozens of countries around the world. Read More...