November 22, 2011 10:40 ET

Webinar: IBM & UNIT4 CODA Present a Best-of-Class Application Strategy

December 6 Program Focuses on the ERP Alternative

MANCHESTER, NH--(Marketwire - Nov 22, 2011) - CFOs, CIOs and financial executives looking for a more cost effective application strategy that can improve the bottom line and extend the life of existing operational systems are invited to a free webinar Tuesday, December 6 at 2 p.m. EST. Hosted by IBM and UNIT4 CODA, Inc., a business unit of UNIT4, the world's leading provider of business software for fast-changing organizations, the webinar entitled "The ERP Alternative -- Enabling a Best-of-Class Application Strategy" will demonstrate how implementing a modern, state-of-the-art finance system on the IBM i platform can improve a company's bottom line and outline the value of an alternative to a rigid and change-averse ERP environment.

During the program, which will also address the natural strengths of the IBM System i platform and Power Systems, attendees will see:

  • The real cost of ERP -- including independent cost research from IDC and CFO Research

  • Why the best-of-class approach is ideal for companies in search of an ERP alternative

  • A live demo of UNIT4 CODA's best-of-class financial management application

  • An overview of IBM's System i Solution Partner program.

The session will feature Charlotta Gigliotti-Carter, IBM Senior Manager in ECM (Enterprise Content Management) and Mike Tansley, UNIT4 CODA North America Senior Product Manager.

For more information and to register for the webinar, please visit

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 best-of-class financial management software designed to integrate with industry- and company-specific applications. Coda Financials provides 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 and LinkedIn or visit

Contact Information

  • For further information contact:

    Margaret Bonilla
    Birnbach Communications for UNIT4 CODA
    Email Contact