SOURCE: Bill.com

Bill.com

December 13, 2012 11:00 ET

Bill.com Releases Next-Generation Application Platform, Enables New Developer Ecosystem With Open APIs

Bill.com's Market-Leading Sync Now Enables Integrations With Systems Across a Wide Range of Business Apps

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - Dec 13, 2012) - Bill.com, the leader in integrated bill payment, invoicing, and cash management solutions for businesses, today extended its market-leading integration beyond accounting software, introducing its next-generation application platform. This new platform offers open APIs, enabling developers to natively integrate applications ranging from expense management solutions to complete CRM systems with the Bill.com platform. Developers can now offer finance professionals a complete view of all business processes at work in their companies, and, via Bill.com's powerful sync feature, they can for the first time ensure that data discrepancies can be quickly resolved, meaning that decisions can be made quickly and accurately based on real-time data.

This tight integration also means that developers have access to an entirely new marketplace for their software via Bill.com's growing user community Developers can visit http://developer.bill.com to download a free kit to help them easily write to the Bill.com platform using JSON, the easiest, most lightweight data model available.

"We are thrilled that Bill.com has partnered with OneSaas to be the first company to complete an integration with the new Bill.com platform," said Jeff Perlman, CEO, OneSaas, which just launched the integration between Xero and Bill.com last month. "By establishing a robust integration between Bill.com and our multi-point service, we can now bring several new business applications to financial professionals seamlessly embedded into Bill.com interface."

Bill.com delivers a complete web-based financial solution for businesses and accountants that provides the tools, information, and collaboration required to better manage their financial tasks and optimize cash flow. Bill.com's game-changing technology digitizes a historically paper-based and time-consuming process, allowing users to access online bill payments, e-invoicing, document management, and automated workflow through one easy system. In addition to seamlessly integrating with businesses' existing accounting software programs, Bill.com provides financial leaders with a comprehensive view of their cash forecast -- making it the only solution that connects a user's banks, bookkeeping, and business. 

The top three features of the new Bill.com platform are:

  • Business APIs: These give access to all business objects, connecting all the business processes into CEOs' and finance managers' workflows while creating an entirely new marketplace for developers.
  • Sync APIs: Bill.com pioneered sync in the payment space, with seamless integration with all leading accounting software, and now Bill.com is broadening its reach and enabling seamless integration to all business solutions, meaning cash flow can finally be managed all from one place.
  • Service APIs: Bill.com offers full integration to the Bill.com interface, making it simple and quick to push content to Bill.com so users can manage all their business information in one place.

"Bill.com has had remarkable success uniting disparate accounting systems, finally freeing finance professionals from the old manual, error-prone ways of managing finances," said René Lacerte, founder and CEO, Bill.com. "Now, we are taking things a step further and extending our platform beyond accounting software, validating how pivotal our customers are to all the business processes happening at their companies. We look forward to seeing the amazing integrations developers will create and to building a thriving ecosystem around the Bill.com platform."

For more information or to download the free developer kit, please visit http://developer.bill.com.

About Bill.com 

Bill.com is a cash flow command and control system that manages accounts payable and receivable for businesses of all sizes. Offering online bill pay, custom invoicing services, unlimited document storage, collaboration tools, and mobile access, Bill.com's services easily sync to users' accounting software programs and online bank accounts to better control company financials. Bill.com guards against errors and employs enterprise-class fraud protections that current methods cannot match. More than 100,000 users are now getting paid and paying millions of bills, worth billions of dollars, using Bill.com.

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