September 13, 2012 12:29 ET

Akken Partners With Integrated Design Inc to Integrate the Akken Staffing Solution With Payroll Providers

Users Can Easily Integrate With Payroll Service Providers and Time Clock Systems

NASHUA, NH--(Marketwire - Sep 13, 2012) - Akken, the staffing efficiency improvement specialists, today announced a partnership with Integrated Design Inc (IDI) which provides integration solutions that connect more than 250 systems with its Time Bank™ software. Time Bank is an application that has been the industry standard for more than 20 years and used by 25,000 companies for proven integration between various employee data systems. With Time Bank, the Akken Staffing Platform users can now easily integrate with hundreds of time, attendance and payroll service providers. The Akken Staffing Platform is the only 100% cloud-based solution that is also multi-tenant with integrated front and back office for staffing and recruiting organizations to improve performance and increase profitability.

"We've already had good success using Time Bank to connect the Akken Staffing Platform with a client's payroll and HR solutions," said Kit Dickinson, President of IDI. "Time Bank's flexible integration engine helps extend Akken's offerings and allows clients to focus on their core business instead of investing resources to develop and maintain connections with their existing applications."

"By partnering with IDI, we are providing our customers with the option to integrate with any payroll provider or time clock systems of their choice," said Giridhar Akkineni, Founder of Akken. "With this partnership, we are helping our clients expand their existing solutions and are eliminating costly manual entry, providing them an integrated solution with a high return on investment. This partnership is expanding Akken's range of possibilities within a staffing and recruiting environment."

Benefits of the Akken Staffing Platform and IDI integration:

  • With a few clicks of a mouse, transfer critical data and business rules from the Akken Staffing Platform to any of the 250 other systems.
  • Reduce costs and errors associated with manual data entry, quickly synchronizing employee data systems in a predictable and consistent manner.
  • Lower cost, faster implementation and support through all system upgrades.
  • Peace of mind knowing that experts with 20+ years are providing a proven solution.

For additional information about the Akken Staffing Platform and IDI integration, please visit

About Akken
Akken is the staffing efficiency improvement specialist that helps staffing and recruiting companies increase their revenue, decrease costs and manage their risk. Akken provides the only 100% cloud-based solution that is also multi-tenant with integrated front and back office platform to improve performance and profitability by automating the "fill-to-bill" process. Hundreds of staffing and recruitment firms are successfully running their businesses on the Akken Staffing™ platform. For more information, please visit or call 1-866-590-6695. Join us on LinkedIn.

About Integrated Design Inc (IDI)
Integrated Design Inc is an industry leader in employee data integration. Located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, they have been developing and perfecting integration solutions since 1985. IDI solutions integrate a wide range of employee data between various software systems. The software uses existing IT investments and is a simple and intuitive solution. The staff of professionals average over seven year's experience integrating applications in the HR industry. For more information, please visit

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