System Updates 1 July to 1 Aug 2019

August 5, 2019System Updates

Since the Last Update July has seen a continuation of efforts to improve speed in slow parts of the system. Improved monitoring has enabled us to better isolate the slow queries are. The areas we are working on are, customer order search, load stock, currently on order and account balance calculations. The other big thing … Read More

System Updates 1 June to 1 July 2019

July 14, 2019System Updates

Since the Last Update June has been dominated by effots to increase speed and to deal with load that turned out to be due to a flood of stock update requests from the POS. Despite this we were still able to roll out a customer merge feature, an ex gst invoice option and added author … Read More

System Updates 1 April – 1 June 2019

May 31, 2019System Updates

Since the Last Update In April and May we rolled out two major new features and a number of new stores plus a number of improvements. Beta Test Requests Rails 4 Please email if you are interested in testing Rails 4. New Features Pacstream POA Integration Purchase Order Acknowledgements are now automatically fed back into … Read More

System Updates 1 December – 31 December 2018

January 16, 2019System Updates

In December we focussed on stability and speed, avoiding making any changes that did not directly improve this. The stability of the server over Christmas was as a result of this, so we have decided to devote a developer to this full time.

System Updates 1 November – 30 November 2018

December 4, 2018System Updates

Work in November has been focused on server performance and stability. We have completed a gift card integration with vii, as well as the Hachette price and availability integration. There are some new things on beta that we would like you to try, but with Christmas on the horizon we won’t be pushing any large, non-urgent changes in December.

System Updates 1 October – 31 October 2018

November 2, 2018System Updates

At this end of the year we spend time improving performance and the issue alert and recovery systems. We have also taken the time to get some smaller things done that don’t make the top of the priority list, but are nonetheless annoyances and easy to do. The big things we have been working on are a system to merge duplicated customers (in progress) and the box scan tool.

System Updates 1 September – 30 September 2018

October 1, 2018System Updates

September has been spent pushing Accounts and Inwards Goods improvements to beta. As always, we would like you to test these changes for us to smooth out any problems and to properly prepare your staff. We have also added a green star to the Movers and PO Cart to help you make the most of Leading Edge deals.

System Updates 1 August – 31 August 2018

September 7, 2018System Updates

This August we have focussed on improving the speed of the system and management of the load on our servers. We are developing a range of features that benefit secondhand booksellers; the first of these is a local image and we would appreciate shops testing it on beta for us. If you would like to suggest software changes that would assist secondhand sellers you are more than welcome to add to our work in progress document.