March 16, 2011 12:12 ET

IBM Systems Magazine and UNIT4 CODA Host 3/29 Webinar on Financial Systems That Leverage the Strength of the i Platform and Power Systems

Addresses Best-of-Class Strategies as Alternative to Big ERP; Showcases Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising

MANCHESTER, NH--(Marketwire - March 16, 2011) - UNIT4 CODA, Inc., a business unit of UNIT4, the world's leading provider of business software for fast-changing organizations, today announced that it is co-hosting with IBM Systems Magazine a webinar on best-of-class financial applications that leverage the IBM i platform and Power Systems. The webinar, being held at 2:00 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, March 29, will feature Roxanne Reynolds-Lair, CIO, Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM) and Matt Curtis, senior product manager at UNIT4 CODA. Registration information can be found here.

This session will be moderated by IBM Systems Magazine Publisher Doug Rock. From this session, attendees will learn about the real of cost of "Big ERP" based on both independent research and reports from IDC and CFO Research. Attendees will also learn why the best-of-class approach is back in fashion and how the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising is using Coda Link APIs and web services to integrate its Coda Financials system with its custom-built back-office applications as well as IBM's web application platform.

For more information and to register for this webinar, please click here.

UNIT4 CODA, Inc. is part of UNIT4, a $576 million global business software company aimed at helping dynamic organizations to embrace change simply, quickly and cost effectively. Coda Financials is our best-of-class management software designed to integrate with industry- and company-specific applications. Coda Financials provide real-time financial visibility and control across people, processes and systems. By acting as the financial information backbone for companies with fast-changing and mixed application environments, it offers a "no compromise" approach to financial modeling, process controls and application choice. For more information on UNIT4 CODA, visit Follow us on Twitter at

Contact Information

  • For further information contact:

    Margaret Bonilla
    Birnbach Communications for UNIT4 CODA
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