System Upgrades for April 2014

Dear kpi.com users,

We are pleased to announce that kpi.com has launched its April updates and enhancements for the modules such as Workspace, Project Management,  HRMS and Reporting.  Accordingly, we greatly appreciate your patience, understanding and goodwill, as we do our best in implementing new features and enhancing existing features of the system. Below you can familiarize yourselves with some of major updates released this month.

Workspace:

Beta Workspace widgets role permissions – We have integrated Beta workspace Widgets with the Permission management which allows company user to add or limit some widgets on the specific role on the Workspace.

Project Management :

This month we have worked hard to upgrade the Gantt chart of the Project Management and upgrades in the Gantt chart as follows:

  • Users can add additional columns from the customize panel or vice versa hide some columns
  • In order to increase the process of working with Gantt chart we have implemented quick cell editing option. Now users are able to change tasks information on the interface.
  • Additional change was made on the feature exporting Gantt chart, exported excel will show columns depending on the current view of the Gantt chart in kpi.com

HRMS:

“Hired date” field has been added to employee list. This field will be also shown in PDF and excel formats.

CRM:

Calendar synchronization – users now have an option to synchronize kpi.com calendar directly their default calendar on Google account. Previously, kpi.com created a separate Events calendar on your Google account. If you would like to reconfigure the calendar, please contact support for more details.

Payroll:

We are customizing Payroll module for Middle East countries. One of the features we have included on this module is “Beta version of Payrun” (Payslip Table Beta). Payslip table provides convenient way to issue Payslip  in bulk and check totals before paying staff salaries. Even more features are to be expected in subsequent system upgrades. Payroll new features description will be soon uploaded to wiki help center.

Reporting:

Access to the reporting section of the kpi.com, now can be controlled by permission management and user can add or limit some permission to the roles. Accordingly, users can change permissions to reports.

Google Market Place:

Users are able to sign up/in to their account with the Google market Place.