Reference ChecksBy Joshua Weinberger | Posted 2003-04-01 Email Print
Dossiers: Now that Extensity is no longer independent, but rather a division of enterprise-software company Geac, users might be forgiven for wondering to whom to make out this month's check.& Company Info">
Reference Checks & Company Info
Dir., Business Services, Corp. Finance
Project: University has gone live with 1,000 of intended 12,000 users.
Director, Accounts Payable
Project: World's second-largest office-supply chain successfully cut back its 4-to-6-week reimbursement time. Just upgraded to version 6.
Rohm & Haas
Dir., Travel and Insurance
Project: The chemical producer signed a three-year contract to run Version 6 on a hosted basis directly with Extensity.
Project: Global project-delivery firm needed both time and expense reporting, Web-based access, and an offline client. Running 5.6.1.
Project: Network-technology company rolled out Extensity 6 to its North American divisions over the last few months; moving on to Europe next quarter and Asia after that.
Director, Business Analysis
Project: Packaging provider and aerospace company split its deploymentversion 5.6 for aerospace division and 6.0 to the rest of the company.
Director of Accounting
Project: Former Reltec division was one of the original beta testers, and is only now upgrading from Extensity 1.0.9 to version 6.
Executives listed here are all users of Extensity's software. Their willingness to talk has been confirmed by Baseline.
2200 Powell St., Suite 300
Emeryville, CA 94608
PARENT COMPANY: Geac Computer Corp. (GAC.TO)
*Extensity employees before the acquisition by Geac
SVP, Marketing, Geac Enterprise Solutions
Was SVP, Marketing, at Extensity. Responsible for all product marketing (pricing, positioning, strategy) for the Extensity suite of applications. Had been a VP at MapInfo and, earlier, a CPA.
SVP, Front Office Engineering, Geac Enterprise Solutions
Was SVP, Engineering, at Extensity. Heads Geac Americas front-office engineering organization, including the Extensity product line. Worked at Apple and Xerox.
Extensity 6 is the latest version of the core offeringmodules include Expense Reports, Timesheets, Travel Plans, Check Requests, Procurement, Extensity Connect (a dashboard, or interface), and Extensity Reporting (for business intelligence, powered by Business Objects). Also: Extensity System Administration Tool (for self-maintenance).