28th March 2017

Capita recognised in Forbes Top 100

Leading business publication Forbes ranked Capita as one of the most innovative companies in the world. We are seen as a business expected to be innovative now and in the future.

Andy Parker, Capita's CEO, commented: "At Capita, innovation is not just about technology, but our people who have new ways of putting things together, applying approaches and services from one business to another. We believe…

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14th December 2016

Integra in the Cloud makes Medway Council fit for the future

Capita has worked in partnership with Medway Council since 1998 handling their core finance function through Integra. We are delighted to announce that we have upgraded Medway Council to the new fully hosted version of Integra whilst at the same time replacing some legacy paper-based processes with a digital solution fit for the future. Both the Capita and Medway Council teams worked collaboratively to tight…

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24th November 2016

Barnet Council and Capita contract delivers £31m savings

A review of a contract between Barnet Council and Capita has demonstrated that, three years in, it is delivering significant benefits to the borough with overall savings of £31 million achieved alongside increased resident satisfaction.

Barnet Council awarded Capita a 10-year contract to run the council’s Customer and Support Group (CSG), including HR, finance, IT and estates, as well as outward-facing customer services (face to…

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25th July 2016

GS1 UK round table on implementing new PEPPOL and GS1 standards

Implementing the new e-Procurement standards around PEPPOL and GS1 are high on the agenda of healthcare providers. Some providers are embracing the mandated new coding standards as part of their procurement strategy, others are still lacking behind and need to make more progress in order to meet the 2020 target.

A recent round table at the London headquarters of GS1 UK brought together trusts, suppliers and technology…

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12th July 2016

Capita launches new expenses management solution

Capita is taking expenses to the next level with the introduction of Integra Expenses Management.

The new web-based solution features mobile technology as standard, allowing the user to submit expenses claims whenever and wherever they are. Going paperless presents many physical benefits, but also simplifies the onward process with automated workflows and approvals guiding the claim from A-Z. Limits and rules can be applied to put an…

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13th June 2016

Integra wins at Buckinghamshire & Milton Keynes Fire Authority

Capita Integrated business solutions (part of Capita plc) has been awarded a five- year contract to deliver the finance, procurement, HR and payroll solution for Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service. 

Buckinghamshire Fire & Rescue Service serves a population of more than 750,000 in the South East of England.  Its responsibilities extend to parts of the M1, M4, M25 and M40 as well encompassing…

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18th May 2016

We’re all set for a Magical Tour!

It’s ‘Integra with a touch of magic’ at this year’s customer roadshows

Between the 7th and 21st of June we will be coming to Edinburgh, Exeter, Manchester, Dublin and London. We’ve selected 5 fantastic venues and crafted a presentation to keep you up-to-date with what’s new and what’s planned for Integra over the coming months.

One of the UK’s leading magicians will keep everyone…

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16th March 2016

Unlocking the entrepreneur in Scotland’s public servants

In times of austerity public sector organisations are looking for new, innovative ways to reduce expenditure and increase efficiency. This is not only relevant in light of the up-coming re-election of the Scottish Parliament in May, but is equally important for the people working within public services who are looking for direction and leadership to drive a confident route through times of economic pressure.

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25th February 2016

Capita to provide finance managed service for London Boroughs of Wandsworth and Richmond upon Thames

Capita Local Government has been named preferred bidder for a contract to provide a joint finance managed service for the London Boroughs of Wandsworth and Richmond upon Thames. Capita will handle accounts payable and accounts receivable processes and implement its finance system, Integra, on behalf of the councils.

The contract, which will run for six years with an optional four year extension, will generate considerable…

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18th January 2016

Capita recommended as shared corporate services provider for five district councils

Capita has been named as the officers’ recommendation for preferred bidder to become the shared services provider for five district councils. The contract is expected to be valued at £139m over nine years.

The contract would be between Capita and South Oxfordshire, Vale of White Horse, Hart, Havant and Mendip District Councils, and will see Capita introduce an innovative shared services platform that also has…

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03rd December 2015

Integra delivers at The Highland Council

Back in 2014, Capita began working with Highland Council to deliver a new, enterprise wide finance management system.

We are delighted to announce that Integra has been successfully implemented to stringent timescales thanks to the commitment of Capita and The Highland Council. Although still in its infancy, Integra has already enabled Council staff to work more flexibly and has given the Council the…

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10th September 2015

Integra replaces SAP at London Borough of Barnet

In September 2013 in partnership with the London Borough of Barnet, Capita created the Customer and Support Group (CSG) to deliver the Council’s back office services for 10 years. Capita and Barnet also entered
a joint venture to deliver property development and regulatory services on behalf of the Council.

Under the CSG, the transformation of the finance service has played a major role in revolutionising the way the Council and…

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27th August 2015

How would you vote?

Capita were asking one simple question at the CIPFA Annual Conference 2015: ‘What are your priorities in investing for a sustainable legacy?’. Find out which answer lead the way with 47% of the votes by downloading our findings...

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04th August 2015

New postcode system for Ireland launches

In December 2013, Capita was awarded the 10-year contract to design and implement a postcode system (branded Eircode) for Ireland.

Unlike other countries, where postcodes define clusters or groups of addresses, an Eircode identifies an individual address – rural or urban - and help show exactly where it is located.

35% of addresses in Ireland are shared (“non-unique”), which makes them difficult to identify accurately.…

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20th July 2015

New flexible payment service for SMEs

Capita has launched Pay360, a new simple and flexible customer payment service, allowing any size of organisation to take card payments how and where they choose.

The service is designed to make taking payments simple and easy and works with all face-to-face, online and telephone payment channels to help businesses improve cash flow, enhance customer service and strengthen their proposition; ultimately increasing their competitive edge.

The…

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10th June 2015

Delivering innovation in local government

When Capita was ranked number three in the UK (and 60 globally) in Forbes' list of Innovative Companies it will have surprised some people. Capita people dress conventionally, there are no pinball machines in reception, we're pretty normal really! Forbes picked up on the fact that our actual results – innovation delivered – were very strong.

As the author of this piece I…

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08th May 2015

Capita launches Garden Waste Portal

Created after discussions with a number of UK local authorities, Capita has launched a complete IT solution for local authority garden waste subscription services.

Capita’s Garden Waste Portal solution offers an efficient way to manage paid-for services. The customer-friendly portal enables customers to sign up for the service, pay for it and renew when the time comes. They can also view a…

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25th February 2015

Capita Supports Prince’s Trust Million Makers

Capita’s charity partner this year is The Prince’s Trust. As part of this partnership we are supporting their entrepreneurial fundraising challenge, Million Makers.

As part of our corporate charity partnership with The Prince's Trust we are supporting their entrepreneurial fundraising challenge, Million Makers. This challenge sees teams from various companies try and turn an initial investment of £1,500 into £10,000 in six months, with all proceeds…

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06th January 2015

Public Notice

Capita Integrated business solutions has been made aware of a number of emails received by members of the public which refer to payments from the Integra Finance System by BACSE.

Please be aware that these emails have not been issued by Capita Integrated business solutions and these emails do not emanate from any of our software solutions.

The emails have what appears to be a…

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10th October 2014

Hart District Council given the green light for accounts

Hart District Council has been given the green light for their accounts dated 1 April 2013 to 31 March 2014 in the annual Statement of Accounts.

External audit have reviewed Hart District Councils accounts and have concluded that the Council have smoothly introduced a new finance system, produced a good set of accounts which are free from errors, and shown good management of…

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10th September 2014

Progress Housing Group Selects Capita

Capita Integrated Business Solutions has been awarded a three-year contract to provide its financial and procurement software, Integra, to Progress Housing Group, which manages over 10,400 properties across the UK.

The software will allow Progress Housing Group to improve a range of processes for its finance, payroll and HR functions. This includes automated alerts and reports, providing timely and accurate business intelligence which…

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10th July 2014

Integra joins the G-Cloud crowd!

Capita Integrated business solutions (Capita) is delighted to announce that it’s Financial Management solution, Integra, is now a member of the ‘on-line’ marketplace, CloudStore. 

CloudStore or the ‘G-Cloud’ as it is better known, puts public sector organisations in touch with high quality, pre-selected and approved suppliers from all over the country. This means they can now buy best value, highly agile, Internet based…

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01st May 2014

7 Secrets to Business Process Automation

Many organisations are looking for ways to reduce cost and streamline their operations to compete more effectively in today's business environment.

Most directors and managers are aware of where their business processes fall short and are looking for ways of improving and automating with market leading innovative solutions which:

• Reduce costs
• Improve the customer experience
• Provide the intelligence you need

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15th April 2014

Capita Roadshows 2014 Dates and Venues Released

Make a note in your diary as you can now book your place on any of Capita's four roadshows for 2014.

Whichever venue you choose, we are certain you will not be disappointed. This year we will look at "The Science Behind Integra" in four fantastic locations chosen to inspire. Choose from the Dublin based Science Gallery, the amazing Our Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh, Manchester's Museum…

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02nd January 2014

Integra proves its worth at healthcare charity Praxis Care

By implementing Integra from Capita Integrated Business Solutions, Northern Ireland based healthcare charity Praxis Care now delivers comprehensive, accurate accounts, along with fast, flexible reports for improved business management. Praxis Care has centralised its finance and accounts payable functions to provide accountability at budget holder level, resulting in better cash-flow and more efficient cost management. To access the full case study, please go to the…

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11th November 2013

Capita gains further ground in the housing sector by signing contract with Network Housing Group

Capita Integrated Business Solutions signed a new contract with Network Housing Group for the supply, implementation and support of the Integra Purchase-to-Pay solution. Integra is a world-class financial management solution and this success further confirms Capita’s capabilities to deliver highly scalable solutions to the housing sector in the UK.

Network Housing Group is a leading developer and regenerator, currently managing over 19,300 homes in London…

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31st October 2013

Lewisham Homes cuts expenditure and increases efficiency with Integra

Capita Integrated Business Solutions has provided Lewisham Homes with a fully integrated enterprise-wide financial software system. Integra has helped streamline operations, automate transaction processes and establish across-the-board commitment accounting. The solution has already saved £50,000 per annum in licensing costs and has helped meet the requirement for a paperless office. With Integra, Lewisham Homes has invested in a…

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28th October 2013

Capita helps Ensafe Consultants to convert excellent service delivery into revenue

Asbestos, health and safety consultancy Ensafe Consultants has taken the important step of being fully prepared for growth by implementing a bespoke software system from Capita Integrated Business Solutions designed to integrate all its departments. The custom-built Work Management Solution allows Ensafe Consultants to better manage its projects, boost its workload without increasing cost, and maximise profits.

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20th September 2013

Department of health about to issue new NHS e-procurement strategy

The government has announced to unveil its new e-procurement strategy this month following a 35 page strategy document that was published by the Department of Health in August 2013.

According to health Minister Dr. Dan Poulter the new strategy will help the NHS “to build a modern, effective and efficient procurement capability that is among the best in the world”, supporting the 2013 spending round…

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29th August 2013

Capita online payment solution available to NHS organisations

Capita’s software services business has introduced online payment solutions to seven NHS organisations across the UK, via the NEP Shared System Group (SSG) framework agreement.

As a result, Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Co. Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust, York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust, Calderdale & Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust, Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS…

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21st February 2013

Nottinghamshire County Council – new ways of supporting self funders of long-term care

Service Director, Promoting Independence and Public Protection of Nottinghamshire County Council Paul McKay, service director from Nottinghamshire County Council, said: “At Nottinghamshire County Council, we understand that the majority of people want to continue living in their own homes for as long as possible and we have a variety of services to help them do this. But regardless of what services we offer, we know…

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20th November 2012

Capita at SOCITM 2012: 27-29 November 2012, Birmingham

Capita’s lightening talk session and exhibition presence at SOCITM’s Annual Conference is set to be very interesting this year. We’ll be at stand S1 in the exhibition hall and would like to invite you to pay us a visit, join our open conversation and help illustrate the ‘art of the possible’.

Picture this.

Today we are all confronted with the reality of having to…

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25th October 2012

Exciting New Project Starts at Hart District Council

Hart District Council has decided to replace its financial software solution. The Council was formed in 1974 from the merger of the former Fleet Urban District Council and Hartley Wintney Rural District Council, and now serves a population of approximately 89,000 in around 36,500 households.

Via an outsourced service arrangement that has been in place with Capita Local Government Services (Capita LGS) since 2009, Capita…

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15th October 2012

Integra Helps Streamline Systems at Black Country Partnership NHS Foundation Trus

In order to meet the increased demands of taking on additional services from other providers, the Black Country Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (BCPFT) has selected the Integra Finance and Procurement solution from Capita IB Solutions. The Trust is a major provider of mental health, learning disability and community healthcare services for people of all ages in the Black Country.

During 2011 the Black Country Partnership…

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01st October 2012

New System for Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) in Ireland

The Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) is a statutory, government-funded agency in Ireland, established in May 2007 and receiving its powers and mandate under the Health Act 2007, which monitors the safety and quality of the healthcare and social care systems in the Republic of Ireland. The Authority is responsible for driving improvements in the quality and safety of healthcare and social care on…

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28th September 2012

Spectrum Housing Group Implements Integra

With 18,000 homes to manage and the centralisation of its different accounting systems, Spectrum Housing Group needed to produce a more consistent and efficient financing operation throughout the Group. Repairs invoices, a new purchase ordering process and electronic scanning and filing were further areas that needed to be streamlined. Spectrum found that the Integra finance system from Capita IB Solutions provided the best solution for…

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18th September 2012

Housing Technology Magazine

Click here www.housing-technology.com to read the latest edition of Housing Technology magazine

 

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13th September 2012

Town Hall Revolution Coming, Predicts New Report

Localis/Capita Symonds research into local government service delivery

 

Local government think-tank, Localis – in partnership with Capita Symonds – has launched a major new report that predicts that the world of local government is about to change irrevocably.

Instead of the 'traditional' council  that does everything itself,  a more diverse approach will see councils working with a patchwork of organisations from…

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15th August 2012

Capita IB Solutions Helps to Shape the Adult Social Care Market

A care home bed monitoring system, developed by Capita IB Solutions for Nottinghamshire County Council, has been acknowledged in a report carried out by the cross-party All Party Parliamentary Local Government Group.

The Local Government All Party Parliamentary Group, one of the largest All Party Groups in Parliament, publishes its report “Care now and for the future", following its social care inquiry. The group,…

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01st August 2012

Capita IB Solutions Takes Latest Integra Developments on the Road

Capita IB Solutions is known by its customers to hold roadshows across the UK and Ireland each summer, to discuss updates and the latest planned and proposed developments within the Integra suite. This June saw no exception, with over 100 delegates representing a variety of customer organisations benefiting from face-to-face networking with like-minded people and our own staff from multiple departments.

"One of the best…

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25th July 2012

Capita plc Half Year Results

Capita, the UK's leading business process outsourcing ('BPO') and professional services company, has made good progress in the first 6 months of 2012 with strong major sales performance in our key markets and good operating and financial results across the majority of the Group's businesses.

The market for outsourcing remains buoyant, particularly across the UK public sector where we are seeing a high level of…

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01st July 2012

Mansfield District Council implements a new enterprise-wide IT system from Capita IB Solutions

Like many other Local Authorities and Government Agencies across the UK, Mansfield District Council is having to work hard to make significant cost savings while maintaining high levels of service. It is a region where the political landscape changes regularly, which creates its own challenges. To help meet and overcome these challenges, the Council has implemented a new enterprise-wide IT system from Capita IB Solutions…

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22nd June 2012

An On-Line Application Facility for Student Grants Developed by Capita IB Solutions Wins

An online Student Grant Application Facility, developed by Capita IB Solutions for the Department of Education and Skills in Ireland, has been awarded a Public Service Excellence Award by the Taoiseach (Irish Prime Minister) at an awards ceremony.

The Public Service Excellence Awards are held every two years to recognise innovation and best practice in public service administration and service delivery, and to share ideas…

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28th May 2012

Capita IB Solutions secures contract with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Ireland

Capita IB Solutions has announced a contract to develop and implement a new software solution for the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Ireland. The new solution, branded as Náisiún (the Gaelic word for nation), will be used by the department, and its embassies and consulates  around the world, to accept and process applications for a range of services, including foreign birth registration, marriages…

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25th May 2012

Dumfries and Galloway Council Goes Live with Integra

Capita IB Solutions has announced that Dumfries and Galloway Council has successfully gone live with Integra Financials, as well as Job Costing and Time Recording modules. The project has been delivered on time and has included the first implementation of a Computer Based Training system to train 700+ users of the system.

Since 1997 and prior to selecting Integra, Dumfries and Galloway had been using…

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17th May 2012

Capita IB Designs Solution for the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland

Capita IB Solutions has announced that the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland (RIAI) has signed a contract to deliver a fully integrated Membership Management Database System. Capita IB Solutions demonstrated its extensive experience and capabilities to provide the most comprehensive solution to the RIAI’s requirements.

The RIAI is the regulatory and support body for architects in Ireland. Since 1839 the RIAI has been…

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27th April 2012

Finding a care home has never been this easy

People searching for a care home in Nottinghamshire are set to benefit from a new interactive website which tells them how many beds are available at any one time.

The County Council’s Cabinet will be presented with a report next week about a new online directory: www.nottinghamshire.gov.uk/findacarehome, which is being set up in conjunction with Capita IB Solutions. If the report is approved, the…

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01st March 2012

Capita IB Solutions Develops BEDs System for Nottinghamshire County Council

Nottinghamshire County Council and Capita IB Solutions have worked together to develop a comprehensive online solution that will generate significant cost savings and improve the financial conditions of many adults requiring full time care in the region. The system aims to help people maintain the cost of care through their own means, giving them greater financial security and reducing the cost burden on the…

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28th February 2012

Affinity Sutton

With over 57,000 homes and a 100-year history, Affinity Sutton is one of the largest providers of affordable housing in England. As a business for social purpose, the organisation is committed to helping people put down roots. It acts as a springboard, maximising life chances for residents and creating places for communities to thrive. Over the last 24 months, the business has gone through a…

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23rd February 2012

Capita publishes Preliminary Results for 2011

Preliminary Results for the year ended 31 December 2011

Steady performance in 2011 and a good platform for further progress in 2012

Financial Highlights

                                                    Year ended                       Year ended            Change
                                                31 December 2011            31 December 2010

Turnover                                         £2,930m                            £2,744m              +7%
Underlying operating profit*          £427.4m                           £395.1m              +8%
Underlying profit before                 £385.2m                            £364.2m              +6%
tax*

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07th February 2012

Local Government Blog - Sharing the load – are shared services the answer?

Taking into consideration that there are no additional budgets available, yet demand for public services continues to rise, one way to redress this is for organisations to work together to deliver services – sharing the workloads, the cost of delivery and best practice.

It’s not a new concept, but could provide a logical solution to the current challenges facing the sector. Despite this, it may…

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27th January 2012

Capita Sponsors The MJ Awards 2012

This reflects Capita’s commitment to the sector and the company’s customer base.

The MJ Awards, in its 9th year, is a prestigious black tie event held at the London Park Lane Hilton Hotel, giving local authorities a well-deserved opportunity to celebrate success and gain national recognition for their work. Awards include Best Achieving Council of the year and Delivering Better Outcomes of the year, to…

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11th November 2011

Salford Royal Foundation NHS Trust saves money

Through organisational changes, Salford Royal Foundation NHS Trust has run Integra for more than 10 years. Most recently, the Trust has implemented the Integra eSeries with the Integra Catalogue Expert (ICE) as part of a complete eProcurement solution. As a result, the Trust has saved money by streamlining order management, virtually eliminated paper and increased accuracy throughout the procurement process.

Prior to implementing…

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03rd October 2011

Capita IB Solutions Announces Nine New Business Wins

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, eProcurement and software development to service-centric organisations, today announced nine new business wins, totalling over £1.8 million. The new clients represent diverse industries, including housing, not-for-profit and local government, and have all adopted Capita IB Solutions' Integra Financial Management or Integra Purchase…

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14th September 2011

Shared Services and the Public Sector

Across the public sector, sharing services with other organisations is seen as a positive step forward in this Age of Austerity. Indeed, nearly six in 10 (57.3%) respondents to UKauthorITy and ITU's research reported a presumption within their organisation in favour of sharing.

The survey of 479 senior executives, directors and officers from across 310 central and local government, police, fire and health organisations, elicited…

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01st September 2011

Affinity Sutton to Streamline Purchase-to-Pay and Improve Financial Controls with Integra

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Affinity Sutton Group has signed a contract for the provision of Integra Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) to automate its procurement and accounts payable processes.

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30th August 2011

Maxol Lubricants Chooses Capita IB Solutions

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Maxol Lubricants Ltd has signed a contract for the provision of Integra Open Enterprise.


Maxol Lubricants is a supplier of quality lubricant products to the automotive, industrial, marine, and agricultural…

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18th August 2011

Praxis Care Selects Integra Open Enterprise

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Praxis Care has signed a contract for the supply, implementation and support of Integra Open Enterprise.

Praxis Care, registered as a charity in 1983, is a major provider of services for adults…

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29th July 2011

Cork County Council selects Capita IB Solutions’ finance and procurement

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Cork County Council has signed a three-year contract for the provision of Integra Open Enterprise.

Cork County Council is the local authority which is responsible for the county of Cork in Ireland.…

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14th July 2011

West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust Extends Managed Services Contract

West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust enjoys a rare luxury with its financial management and procurement systems. Since 2003, all the hardware, maintenance, networking and security requirements have been provided by Capita IB Solutions in a comprehensive and cost-effective Managed Services solution. This has provided a host of time and cost savings benefits, including reduced capital expenditure, and has removed the need for specialist IT…

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30th June 2011

University Hospital of North Staffordshire NHS Trust cuts costs with Integra Purchase to Pay (P2P)

Higher Intelligence, Better Purchasing

In the drive to minimise expenditure while maintaining service, the NHS faces some big challenges. A massive area for potential efficiency gains is in e-Procurement where the implementation of integrated, web-based purchasing systems can generate huge savings in both time and cost.

These systems can also be used in conjunction with advanced Business Intelligence tools to enable better decision making, based…

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20th May 2011

Capita IB Solutions helps Public Sector Organisations Optimise Budgeting Processes

Budgets are coming under scrutiny across the public sector. The pressure is on to make cuts wherever possible. This is driving many organisations within the NHS and local authorities to look at advanced, integrated budgetary control management systems to ensure they cut costs without impacting service.

The Integra Budgeting and Forecasting module provides a fully-integrated solution that gives organisations control, visibility and a high…

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05th April 2011

Mansfield District Council selects Capita IB Solutions

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Mansfield District Council has signed a five-year contract for the provision of Integra Open Enterprise.

Using the Capita IB Solutions system, Mansfield District Council will streamline its financial processes and make key financial information, including departmental budgets,…

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22nd March 2011

Capita IB Solutions Shared & Managed Services Help Simplify Financial Management Ownership

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that more than 200 customers are now using its Shared & Managed Services for their financial management applications.

These customers represent organisations from across many of the specific markets Capita IB Solutions serves, including healthcare, housing, public sector…

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04th February 2011

Spectrum Housing Group organisations go live with Capita IB Solutions finance system

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Spectrum Housing Group has implemented its Integra financial management system, with integrated OCR functionality.

Spectrum Housing Group owns and manages over 17,000 homes, maintains a further 35,000 properties and is a major developer of homes across the…

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21st January 2011

iSOFT Business Solutions changes its name to Capita IB Solutions

Leading financial management software supplier iSOFT Business Solutions has changed its name to Capita IB Solutions following its acquisition by Capita Group Plc (`Capita') late last year.

Capita bought iSOFT Business Solutions from iSOFT in December 2010 for a consideration of £23 million.

For further information please contact Steven Budge, Marketing Manager, steven.budge@capita.co.uk

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14th December 2010

Capita acquires iSoft Business Solutions

The Capita Group Plc (`Capita') announces today that it has acquired McKeown Software Limited, trading as iSoft Business Solutions, for a consideration of £23 million on a cash-free, debt-free basis. iSoft Business Solutions, a subsidiary of iSOFT Group, is a leading provider of financial accounting and purchasing software to the public sector, including 60 per cent of English NHS trusts and many other local government, not-for-profit…

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19th November 2010

In the news - iSOFT Business Solutions - A New Face in Housing

Capita IB Solutions is one of a number of technology suppliers to add the housing sector to their sales and marketing strategies. image

Click here http://www.housing-technology.com to read the latest edition of Housing Technology magazine

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01st November 2010

West Hertfordshire NHS Trust Simplifies Budgeting with Integra Open Enterprise Implementation

Integra Budgeting & Forecasting, part of the Integra Financial Management suite from Capita IB Solutions, is helping West Hertfordshire NHS Trust improve decision-making and lower administrative costs by increasing the accuracy and timeliness of the organisation's budget forecasts.

An Capita IB Solutions customer since 2000, West Hertfordshire NHS Trust recently completed the implementation of the Budgeting & Forecasting application following an upgrade to Integra Open Enterprise.

West…

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31st October 2010

Housing Technology Survey

Capita IB Solutions are proud to be sponsors of The Housing Technology 2011 survey and report – "The Blueprint for IT". Housing Technology survey 2011. This annual intelligence report tracks technology trends for UK housing associations.

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19th October 2010

D&B Press Release

You are in a safe pair of hands - Capita IB Solutions have received a company rating of 1 from Dun and Bradstreet. Putting us amongst the top 15% of the UK's most secure and stable companies.

On 5th July 2010 Dun & Bradstreet, the world's leading source of commercial information and insight on businesses, registered Capita IB Solutions as “D&B Rating 1”. A D&B rating reflects a…

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08th August 2010

West Hertfordshire NHS Trust Extends Current Bureau Service with iSOFT Business Solutions

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class financial management, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, has today announced that West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust has extended its current bureau service.

West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust, employing around 4,000 members of staff, has extended its investment with Capita IB Solutions by upgrading to Integra Open Enterprise and implementing a new budgeting module in a fixed-term…

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30th July 2010

Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust Selects Integra e-Procurement to Streamline Efficiencies

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust have selected Integra e-Procurement to streamline efficiencies in its procurement processes and replace an old legacy system.

Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust, who have been assessed as one of the better…

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05th July 2010

United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust Selects Integra from iSOFT Business Solutions

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class financial management, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, has today announced that United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust has selected iSOFT Business Solutions to provide its Finance and eProcurement solution for the next five years, in a contract worth just under £400,000.

The United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Trust has served the people of Lincolnshire since April…

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07th June 2010

Macquarie University Hospital Selects Integra Open Enterprise to Streamline Financial Processes

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class financial management, e-Procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, has today announced that Macquarie University Hospital has signed a contract to implement capita IB Solutions' Integra Open Enterprise financial management applications to help enhance its financial operations and develop overall business processes.

The 180-plus-bed hospital in Sydney, Australia, will provide a combination of clinical care, medical…

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01st May 2010

Medical Council Goes Live on Doctor Registration System

The purpose of the Medical Council is to protect the public in its dealings with medical practitioners. It safeguards the quality of the patient-doctor relationship by supporting and regulating medical practitioners, setting standards for education, training and competence, establishing a Register and investigating complaints against medical practitioners.

The new system for the country's 17,000 doctors to register membership online will help the Medical Council…

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27th April 2010

iSOFT Business Solutions works in partnership with Real Asset Management

Capita IB Solutions, the financial software, procurement and bespoke solutions provider, today announces a partnership with Real Asset Management (RAM), a provider of fixed asset management software and services. The new partnership sees the integration of RAM's complete asset management solution with the Integra Open Enterprise suite, providing users with fixed asset management functionality to complement the existing accounting module.

Capita IB Solutions delivers financial solutions and services across…

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12th April 2010

iSOFT Business Solutions Customer Named “Best NHS Bill Payer” in the UK

Based in the heart of the Black Country, The Dudley Group of Hospitals NHS Trust provides a wide range of medical, surgical and rehabilitation services to the people of Dudley and surrounding areas. With one inpatient hospital (Russells Hall Hospital) in the centre of Dudley, and two Hospital Outpatient Centres at the Guest and Corbett sites (based in Dudley and Stourbridge respectively), the Trust provides…

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24th March 2010

iSOFT Business Solutions wins two-year contract renewal with NHS body worth £6 million

Capita IB Solutions, part of the Capita Group and a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) has extended its contract for Capita IB Solutions to host its Oracle finance and purchasing applications by an additional two years.

 

This latest contract, worth £6 million extends the original…

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25th February 2010

NEP and iSOFT Business Solutions achieve ‘unqualified opinion’ SAS 70 Report II

The NEP Shared Systems Group (NEP), a Consortium of more than 60 NHS Organisations and Capita IB Solutions have successfully achieved an "unqualified opinion" Statement on Auditing Standards (SAS) No. 70 Type II Report for their shared system and managed services operations in the UK.

 

The SAS 70 examination, conducted by KPMG, included NEP and Capita IB Solutions' internal control processes, procedures and site operations. An…

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11th December 2009

Cork County Council goes live with Online Dog Licensing System from iSOFT Business Solutions

Capita IB Solutions, market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Cork County Council has gone live with its Online Dog Licensing System.

 

As the local authority for County Cork, the largest County in the Republic of Ireland, Cork County Council has implemented the Online Dog Licensing System to improve the current system and save…

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23rd November 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions wins new deals worth over 5 million

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced it had won new business totalling over £5 million in October.

 

The new deals include two contracts worth £2 million each. Capita IB Solutions agreed on a £2 million deal for additional maintenance and licenses with NHS Supply Chain for a warehousing solution to manage the…

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10th November 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions wins National Standards Authority of Ireland contract

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class financial management, procurement and bespoke solutions, today announced that it has won a contract with the National Standards Authority of Ireland (NSAI), to supply its leading financial solution, Integra Financials after an extensive and competitive tendering process against some very stiff opposition. Integra Enterprise is developed, implemented and supported by Capita IB Solutions, and will provide NSAI with a solid…

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08th October 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions partners with NEP to deliver an NHS Performance Management solution

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class finance and procurement software and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that it has won a contract to work in partnership with NEP Shared System Group to provide a world-class Performance Management platform to the NHS.

The partnership will see NEP and capita IB Solutions implement Oracle Hyperion, a proven market leader with superior end-user reporting and…

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05th October 2009

Thornton & Partners selects iSOFT Business Solutions to supply new finance and procurement solution

Thornton & Partners, Ireland's largest firm of loss adjusters, has selected Capita IB Solutions to supply the organisation's new finance and procurement solution. Capita IB Solutions won the contract to supply its world-class leading product, Integra Open Enterprise, after an extensive and competitive tendering process against some very stiff opposition. Integra is developed, implemented and supported by Capita IB Solutions, and will provide Thornton &…

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07th September 2009

Spectrum Housing Signs up for iSOFT Business Solutions Finance Suite

Christchurch-based Spectrum Housing Group has signed contracts with Capita IB Solutions for its Integra Open Enterprise suite of web-enabled finance and purchasing applications.

Integra Open Enterprise will replace three disparate finance systems, each the result of acquisitions, giving users in its seven offices access to web-based services to raise purchase orders for online authorisation and access to a range of financial data to control…

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05th August 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions Shortlisted in Software Satisfaction Awards for Second Year Running

Capita IB Solutions,  a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced that Integra Enterprise has been shortlisted for the Sift Media Software Satisfaction Awards for the second year running, in the category of Enterprise Accounting Software. The Integra Enterprise business accounting system has been nominated by its users in the Annual Awards scheme, which is…

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21st July 2009

Scope selects Integra e-Procurement from iSOFT Business Solutions and saves £500,000

Capita IB Solutions a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced it has won a contract to provide Scope, with an e-Procurement solution.

Scope, the London-based disability charity organisation, covering England and Wales, focuses on people with cerebral palsy, is buying an Integra e-Procurement solution for head office staff and those at its 370 shops across…

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17th July 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions wins contract with Commission for Irish Aviation Regulation

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced it has won a contract with the Commission for Irish Aviation Regulation to develop a Licensing and Complaints System that will allow tour operators, travel agents and airlines to apply and renew their licences online. The system, which replaces an old paper-based…

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13th July 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions wins three key contracts for its Integra financial solution

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing world-class financial accounting software, procurement and bespoke solutions to service-centric organisations, today announced three key contracts for its Integra suite of Web-enabled financial and purchasing solutions, including two in new sectors that offer growth potential for Capita IB Solutions unit. The agreements, totalling about £770,000, are with Australia's St Vincent's and Holy Spirit; Scope, a U.K charity for people with…

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01st June 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions signs up to BASDA Green Charter

Capita IB Solutions, today announced that it has signed up to the Business Application Software Developers Association (BASDA) Green Charter. The Green Charter is a major initiative on green IT from BASDA, the UK Software Industry Association. The BASDA Green Charter makes a clear commitment to switch to a carbon efficient economy, both within the BASDA member organisations and stakeholders who have undersigned the charter and…

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21st May 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions is in the running for the Software Satisfaction Awards 2009

Capits IB Solutions is once again in the running for the Software Satisfaction Awards and we asking our valued customers for they're support. The Software Satisfaction Awards 2009 are unique in that they are voted for by the purchasers and end-users of business software, not a judging panel. This allows the most important decision makers - you, our customers - to reward our efforts. We would…

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16th April 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions Exhibits on Stand K17 at HC2009

Capita IB Solutions, a market leader in providing integrated business software solutions to Health Sector organisations is exhibiting its full range of financial management, eProcurement and bespoke solutions on stand K17 at this years HC2009 Annual Conference. BCS HC2009, 28th - 30th April, Harrogate International Centre. Now In its 26th year, HC is the UK's leading event aimed at all those with an interest in information…

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10th April 2009

iSOFT Business Solutions wins finance system deal St Vincents & Mercy Private

St Vincents & Mercy Private Hospital Limited has agreed a $590,000 contract with Capita IB Solutions for its Integra suite of web-enabled finance and purchasing applications to improve financial management and control and reduce the time and costs of processing orders. This is the company's second order for Integra in Australia and follows a detailed evaluation of international financial management solutions and established local suppliers by the…

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23rd February 2009

Louth County Council Increases Efficiencies with Online Service

Louth County Council has selected an Online Customer Account Service solution from capita IB Solutions to help control costs, improve customer service and increase efficiencies. The solution will allow Louth County Council customers to log in to a secure site, where they can view their payment history and account statements and make payments online. By automating payment, this system will reduce both the amount of manual receipting…

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01st December 2008

Online Customer Account Services solution for Mayo County Council

Mayo County Council has implemented an Online Customer Account Service solution to improve customer service and operational efficiency. We wanted to provide our customers with a better service whereby they could not only pay us online, but could also look up their account at any time to establish if any balances were outstanding, explains Rick Love, at Mayo County Council. We wanted to do this…

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20th November 2008

iSOFT Business Solutions wins EUR600,000 contract with Irish Medical Council

Capita IB Solutions, an IBA Health Group company (ASX:IBA), has won a contract worth over EUR600,000 with the Medical Council of Ireland in Dublin to develop a system for the countrys 17,000 doctors to register membership online. The deal includes capital spend and support for five years. Based on the companys Integra suite of application software, the system will help the Medical Council to meet its…

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03rd November 2008

Dalcross Private Hospital selects Integra financials

Dalcross, Australias leading Private Hospital and an affiliated teaching hospital of the University of Sydney, is transforming its accounting processes and financial decision making by implementing the Integra financial accounting and reporting system. The Dalcross Private Hospital is situated within the Upper North Shore location of Killara in Sydney and in recent years Dalcross has established an excellent reputation as…

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27th October 2008

iSOFT Business Solutions joins UK Oracle User Group celebrations

Oracle User Group Conference 2008 Another year another UKOUG annual Conference - but this year it is going to be even better. Why? Because this year UKOUG is celebrating 25 years of serving the Oracle community and they plan to make the 20th annual Conference & Exhibition the biggest and best yet. Over 430 presentations and over 80 exhibitors will…

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15th October 2008

iSOFT Business Solutions Sponsors HFMA Annual Conference 2008

HFMA Annual Conference 3-5 December 2008, Hilton Metropole, London Capita IB Solutions, the UKs leading NHS supplier of business accounting software, is proud to be a major sponsor of this years HFMA Annual Conference. As our NHS customers will already know the HFMA annual conference is the most important event in the Associations calendar and arguably in…

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