Security or convenience - pick one

Any feature-rich, connected software, has security flaws. This is an undeniable fact. The question is not around eliminating any potential security risk, but in finding the balance between security and convenience; allowing an organisation to function effectively, while maintaining an appropriate level of security. Scope of risk If business sy...

Optimising Odoo performance

We've researched and tested the performance of a range of Odoo deployments to calculate the base system requirements for different types of Odoo installation. In this report we present our recommendations for optimising infrastructure and storage performance based on your Odoo usage profile. Key takeaways from the report 1. The answer to impr...

The DMS as a single source of truth - helping your sales team build trust

We live in a fast society. We know what we want and we expect immediate access to information. In a car supermarket, when a customer asks a question (like how much a vehicle will cost to tax, or its fuel consumption), they expect an immediate response as well. But when you're selling thousands of vehicles every year, the sales people aren't go...

Uploading product images to Odoo with Nextcloud

Who would enjoy creating 100,000 product records, with images, one by one, in an ERP system? Even at a good rate of 4 every minute, you're looking at least 2 months of work. That was the challenge faced by one of our customers when setting up their new ERP and website. The product data itself could be loaded from a CSV or Excel import file. Th...

Secure storage with Odoo and S3

Existing Odoo S3 modules all suffer from the same design limitation - a "one size fits all" approach to security. Our client needed more control over their data, so we developed a new integration. Background to the project We're developing an e-commerce website with an Odoo back-end. Our client has a large inventory of products, most of which ...