MYOB and Microsoft have partnered to deliver a new ‘touch-friendly’ app which allows fast, read-only access to key financial information on Windows 8.1 devices.
AccountRight Live clients with Windows 8.1 devices can view their books on-the-go with the new Windows 8.1 Companion App for AccountRight Live.
The app, currently in beta, is free to download on the Windows app store.
The app provides data reporting such as ‘Balance Sheet’, ‘Profit and Loss’, ‘Who Owes Me Money’ and ‘Who I Owe Money To’ via graphs, charts and tables, to help businesses easily gain strategic insights into their numbers.
MYOB General Manager, business division, James Scollay said his company’s Windows 8.1 companion app was another way our AccountRight Live clients could stay in touch with their books.
“With their financial data stored in the cloud and a Windows 8 .1 device at their fingertips, businesses can access key financial info in real-time, such as their cash flow situation, profit and loss, debtors, and more,” he said.
“This will help our clients make smarter, more-timely business decisions anywhere - at a café, in a client’s office or on the road.
“As a Microsoft Certified Gold Partner, we’re thrilled to build upon our strong partnership with Microsoft to deliver products that offer rich experiences for our clients.”
Evan Williams, Microsoft Australia, said his company was helping customers do business through great app experiences, choice and diversity in devices and the power of the Windows Azure cloud platform.
“MYOB is an incredible innovator whose cloud first model is helping their customers get real time insights and be more agile. Wherever you are, MYOB and Microsoft are right there with you.”
AccountRight Live user can on their accounts on the desktop, in the cloud or both.
The data accessed via the Windows 8.1 Companion App syncs with the client’s data file in the cloud.