Odoo Version 10 Tour is coming to the UK

by Lauren Westley on 23/01/2017

On the 9th February, from 18.30 to 21.30, Odoo will be visiting SkillsMatter in London as part of their Version 10 launch tour, which has taken them all over the world. For those of you who haven’t heard of Odoo yet, i ...

GDPR Compliance Events Announced

by Lauren Westley on 06/01/2017

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into force on the 25th May 2018, aims to protect privacy and personal data with clear penalties for those who fail to comply with the legislation. Are you GDPR ready? To understand the principles behind GDPR, you need to cons ...

Award winner: Technology Innovator of the year

by Lauren Westley on 09/09/2016

OpusVL are proud to have been named Technology Innovator of the year by Corporate Vision magazine. The award recognises the leading position that OpusVL have taken in implementing Free and Open Source technology in to businesses, realizing the vision that was set out in 1999 when the company was ...

Introducing Govstrap.io - Government websites in minutes

by Lauren Westley on 05/08/2016

UK Government websites can now be deployed within minutes by re-using the familiar theme produced by Government Digital Services (GDS) in combination with the Bootstrap framework. Our Govstrap.io solution came about as a by-product of a project for one of our clients, the Apperta Code4H ...

Advice for companies when selecting business management software

by Lauren Westley & Liam Elkington on 01/07/2016

Despite the increase in use of technology within businesses, many organisations still face drawbacks due to disjointed or ill-fitting business management systems. This happens all too much when a company invests in an ERP system that addresses immediate needs but does not fully unders ...

Pi Zero - the £4 computer

by Dominic Mason on 04/12/2015

It began when Colin strolled into the office with a magazine in his hand, and casually mentioned he had just got his pi zero... The stampede! And Craig was gone, with me yelling "Get me one, too" after him as he (literally) sprinted out of the office, causing worry among thos ...

Training enables productivity

by Lauren Westley on 24/06/2015

We all know the benefits of implementing new systems within a business, such as increasing efficiency, integrating information and improved reporting capabilities. However, a vital aspect of the implementations success, is the users themselves. Resistance from staff is commonly noted ...

Security or convenience - choose any one

by Stuart J Mackintosh on 24/06/2015

As with any feature-rich and connected software, Odoo has it's security flaws, and we have found a few. Our team have discovered a handful of issues with varying impact from discomfort at one end of the scale, to risk of data theft by a rogue user at the other end. However, Odoo seems ...

The Open Source apprentice

by Lauren Westley on 15/05/2015

You may have seen our blog and recent press releases about the importance of coding in schools and programming the next generation of programmers. But where does this lead? Learning coding at a young age can have a direct affect on employability and equips young people with skills that ...

Odoo UK event 12th May 2015 - Warwick

by Lauren Westley on 28/03/2015

OpusVL are once again pleased to announce that we will be hosting our second event in conjunction with Odoo on May 12th at Racliffe House, University of Warwick Science Park. The "Integrated Business In ...