Microsoft Office Development
Why Choose Access?
There are many database
products out there. But none is as popular as Microsoft Access.
It comes with Microsoft
Office Professional and so you may already have it.
integrates tightly with Microsoft Office.
Microsoft Access can be used to build applications rapidly thus saving you
Microsoft are constantly
improving their database which helps future-proof your investment. It is not a
dead end product.
It can be used on networks with over 20 simultaneous users.
Microsoft Access can
replace an aging DOS application where your support may be dwindling.
Microsoft Access is fast,
consistent and reliable.
Can I Design it myself?
Yes! This is certainly possible. In fact,
part of our website covers this very area. Designing it yourself can save you
money but be very careful! You can often end up spending a lot of time and never
getting quite what you want.
When Should I Design it Myself?
If you have good computer literacy and
more time than money. It does take a while to learn but training and a helping
hand will make life much easier. Some areas will benefit greatly from the
experience of an expert, while others can be done by yourself.
When Should I Leave it to the
If your computer skills are average or
below average; you want a robust application; you want more functionality than a
very basic database. No-one can do it like a professional. They will ensure it
is set up right the first time and will work exactly to your specifications.
Common Uses of ITO's databases:
Linked to Sage 300 CRE Timberline and other Accounting Systems
Sage 300 CRE Timberline Waiver Management System
Sage 300 CRE Timberline's Human Resource Database
Sage 300 CRE Timberline's Flexible Data Entry
Replication of Key Business Processes
Push button bridging solutions
Bridge between Concur and Sage
Bridge between ADP and Sage 300
Bridge between COUPA and Sage
Client Contact Management
Excel based financial
statements and other reporting
Excel spreadsheets with Macros
and Power Pivots
Invoicing and Order Processing
Stock Control, Sales Ledger and Purchase
Complex calculations and reporting
Converting large data via Access databases
Benefits to My Company
Ultimately, the database must pay for itself in some way. Sometimes there can be
a clearly tangible return or time saving. In other instances it is more
difficult to measure.
Consider the following benefits:
Free yourself from
repetitive tasks, saving time and money
Manage large amounts of information effortlessly.
Find key information in seconds, not hours.
information and trends from the mass of meaningless data.
Avoid having to change your business to
suit an off the shelf package
We can help you identify the specific
benefits you'd receive once we have details of what you are looking for.