AUSTIN, TX, Apr 22, 2008 (MARKET WIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- Asure Software (NASDAQ: ASUR), a leading provider of workforce management software, announced new product releases and packaging of its iEmployee on-demand workforce management suite and the revamp of its www.iEmployee.com website. These updates reflect Asure Software's investment to extend iEmployee's leadership in the workforce management market by providing easy, essential and affordable software solutions.
"We're very proud to unveil our new iEmployee products and website," said Nancy Harris, Chief Operating Officer of Asure Software. "We've taken a cue from our customers and bundled our most popular products to match customers' buying patterns and made significant product enhancements to extend their leadership as easy, essential and affordable workforce management solutions."
iEmployee Timesheets and Time Off together have been the cornerstone for customers' workforce management solutions. Effective today, iEmployee will offer these products together under the name iEmployee Time & Attendance to better serve human resource and payroll professionals. iEmployee Time & Attendance provides online timesheets and Internet-accessible time clocks that allow managers and employees to track time and automate time input to payroll, significantly reducing tedious, labor-intensive, and time-consuming manual processes. Product enhancements in this release provide users with increased capabilities and greater flexibility when managing time punches.
"Our customers who were looking for human resource management software or employee management software consistently told us they were looking for a solution that could address both their human resource and employee benefit needs," said John Stockton, Vice President of Product Management. "Keeping that in mind, we bundled our well-liked HR & Benefits product which serve as the foundation of our customers' HRIS solutions."
iEmployee HR & Benefits eliminates the cumbersome administrative and paper-heavy activities associated with managing employee data. Human resource professionals increase operational efficiencies by harnessing a solution that is easily customizable, secure and simple to integrate with benefit carriers. This product release features a new look and feel as well as increased flexibility for users.
In addition, the iEmployee website now includes content rich information for human resource and payroll professionals to learn more about the company's collection of products. Website visitors can sign-up for Webcasts, Live Demonstrations and Free Software Trials as well as access purchasing information more efficiently than ever before. "Our aim is to always be improving the user's experience. The iEmployee team is laying the groundwork for future success by re-positioning our efforts with a stronger focus on our customers," said Nancy Harris.
A pioneer in On Demand Workforce Management solutions, iEmployee delivers web-based, human resource management software that enables SMB and Enterprise customers to easily, and affordably transition to electronic timesheets, benefits self-service, online human resources training, online expense reporting, salary planning and online paystubs and W2s. All products are fully hosted by iEmployee, there is no software to install or hardware to maintain, thus providing a quick and painless way for customers to take their first step into a fully-automated HRIS solution. For more information, please visit www.iemployee.com.
Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Asure Software (ASUR), (a d/b/a of Forgent Networks, Inc.), empowers small to mid-size organizations and divisions of large enterprises to operate more efficiently, increase worker productivity and reduce costs through a comprehensive suite of on-demand workforce management software and services. Asure's market-leading suite includes products that optimize workforce time and attendance tracking, benefits enrollment and tracking, pay stubs and W2 documentation, expense management, meeting and event management, and asset tracking and reservations. With additional offices in Seekonk, Mass., Vancouver, British Columbia, and Mumbai, India, Asure serves 3,500 customers around the world. For more information, please visit www.asuresoftware.com.
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SOURCE: Asure Software