Iridium Technology is extremely pleased to announce that we have formed a strategic partnership with DW Reporting - a London-based consultancy that is also focused exclusively on BI for law firms. We have known Dan Wales and the team at DW Reporting for several years, and we have the utmost respect for their technical capabilities and ethics as an organization. Iridium and DW Reporting will be working together to market, sell, install, and support Iridium BI for clients in the UK. DW Reporting has a four-man team in London and continue to grow, so they can provide excellent support and response times. They are committed to the same intense focus on customer service that Iridium is known for, and are passionate about bringing BI to the mainstream of legal services - we could not have wished for a better partner for the UK market.
We are extremely excited about the partnership and want to kick it off with a bang. DW Reporting and Iridium are hosting a free BI Breakfast Seminar at the America Square Conference Centre from 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM on Friday July 25th. The agenda will include an introduction to the Iridium and DW staff members, a "deep dive" demo of Iridium BI, technical discussions, case studies, pricing, implementation schedules, and lots of time for Q&A. To learn more about the event and register, please click here.
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2014-07 London BI Breakfast Seminar - July 25th
Attend this free BI forum in London where we will be showcasing both Iridium BI and DW Reporting - our new UK implementation partner. There will be a "deep dive" demonstration of Iridium BI, and plenty of time for Q&A.
The event will be held on Friday July 25, 2014 at the America Square Conference Centre from 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM.Click here to learn more about the event and register.
2014-06 Announcing "Iridium BI": A Complete BI Solution Designed Specifically for Law Firms (Game On!)
Attend this session to learn about our "game-changing" BI solution that is available today. Iridium BI fully supports both the ADERANT and ELITE databases, and other connectors are on the way. Our dashboards are beautiful, informative, and fast. Our cubes are full-featured and provide excellent response time for your toughest ad-hoc queries. We have built revolutionary new components that provide phenomenal performance and capabilities.
We will be hosting a one-hour ILTA "Vendor Showcase" webinar on Friday June 6th at 12:00 PM Eastern / 9:00 AM Pacific.
Registration for this webinar is now closed.
2014-04 Business Intelligence 101 Webinar Series
Iridium Technology is pleased to announce a free series of educational business intelligence webinars. The webinars will have a fast-paced 30-minute format. Three time slots will be offered each Wednesday to accommodate all regions. The first session is scheduled for Wednesday April 23: “Business Intelligence 101: BI Basics”. Later sessions will cover advanced topics, and all sessions will focus on the benefits that BI can bring to your firm. Here are the first four sessions:
- Wednesday April 23: “Business Intelligence 101: The Basics”
- Wednesday April 30: “Microsoft Excel: Your BI Query Tool”
- Wednesday May 7: “Using GL cubes for Financial Reporting”
- Wednesday May 14: “Profitability and BI: The Basics”
Sessions will be offered in the same time slots each week. Click on the timeslot below to register for the next session:
- Registration is no longer available.
We will continue to offer a new session each week until Tom runs out of stuff to share, and that might take a while! We will post announcements as new groups of sessions are scheduled.
2014-03 Webinar: "Getting Maximum Value from your ADERANT Expert ClearView Performance Cubes (Updated for 2014!)"
Iridium Technology LLC is hosting a March webinar series on “Getting Maximum Value from your ADERANT Expert ClearView Performance Cubes (Updated for 2014!)”. In this free webinar, Iridium will show you what is possible when you maximize the customization capabilities that ADERANT has built into ClearView Performance. We will also cover a wide range of topics including Profitability cube implementations, dashboard options, localization, keeping your cubes properly tuned, and much more. Extensive examples will be cited based on Iridium's client implementations in all regions.
The sessions are scheduled as following:
- Thursday March 13 10:00 AM Pacific (1:00 PM Eastern)
- Thursday March 13 4:00 PM Pacific (Friday March 14 10:00 AM Sydney / Friday March 14 Noon Auckland)
- Wednesday March 19 8:00 AM Pacific (11:00 AM Eastern / 3:00 PM London)
- Wednesday March 19 1:00 PM Pacific (4:00 PM Eastern / Thursday March 20 7:00 AM Sydney / Thursday March 20 9:00 AM Auckland)
- Wednesday March 26 8:00 AM Pacific (11:00 AM Eastern / 3:00 PM London)
- Wednesday March 26 1:00 PM Pacific (4:00 PM Eastern / Thursday March 27 7:00 AM Sydney / Thursday March 27 9:00 AM Auckland)
The registration for this event has ended.
2014-03 UK Focus: Is Iridium BI the Best Business Intelligence and Dashboard Solution for Law Firms, Ever?
UK firms now have a new option for business intelligence: “Iridium BI” is a complete BI and analytics solution for legal and professional services firms. Iridium BI consists of five modules: GL, Revenue, Expense, Profit, and Budget. Each module offers of a high performance cube and a complete set of role-based dashboards. Our dashboards are beautiful, informative, and fast - typically refreshing in 2 seconds! Iridium BI fully supports both the ELITE and ADERANT practice management systems, and is already in production at leading law firms in all regions. Attend this webinar to see our dashboards in action, and learn about our 30-day “No Cost / No Obligation” trial program that allows firms to evaluate the solution while installed on their own servers. Iridium’s motto says it all: “Business Intelligence for Law Firms. Period.”
The sessions are scheduled as following:
- Friday March 7 7:00 AM Pacific / 3:00 PM London
- Tuesday March 11 7:00 AM Pacific / 2:00 PM London
- Thursday March 13 7:00 AM Pacific / 2:00 PM London
To register, please click the session you would like to attend.
2013-10 Expert Budgeting Best Practices Webinars
Iridium offers excellent support and services for Expert Budgeting, and we appreciate that so many firms have signed up with us for support during the 2014 budgeting season. This session will cover the most common features and requests that we have received from our clients, such as:
- How can I tell what version we are running?
- What is the latest version, and what features will I get if I upgrade?
- How can I streamline/automate my data loading tasks?
- Can I Import data from templates?
- What happens if my GL structure changes?
- How do I manage adding offices/departments or rolling them up?
- What is required to customize my existing reports?
- We have never used the revenue tool - what will it take to start using it?
- What are existing features that could be real time-savers if we started using them?
- And many more...
The sessions are scheduled as following with the slots chosen to cover all times zones where we have clients:
- Tuesday October 22 7:00 AM Pacific (10:00 AM Eastern / 3:00 PM London / Wednesday October 23 1:00 AM Sydney / Wednesday October 23 3:00 AM Auckland)
- Tuesday October 22 3:00 PM Pacific (6:00 PM Eastern / 11:00 PM London / Wednesday October 23 9:00 AM Sydney / Wednesday October 23 11:00 AM Auckland)
- Wednesday October 23 10:00 AM Pacific (1:00 PM Eastern / 6:00 PM London / Thursday October 24 4:00 AM Sydney / Thursday October 24 6:00 AM Auckland)
- Friday October 25 10:00 AM Pacific (1:00 PM Eastern / 6:00 PM London / Saturday October 26 4:00 AM Sydney / Saturday October 26 6:00 AM Auckland)
- Tuesday October 29 7:00 AM Pacific (10:00 AM Eastern / 2:00 PM London / Wednesday October 30 1:00 AM Sydney / Wednesday October 30 3:00 AM Auckland)
- Tuesday October 29 10:00 AM Pacific (1:00 PM Eastern / 5:00 PM London / Wednesday October 30 4:00 AM Sydney / Wednesday October 30 6:00 AM Auckland)
- Tuesday October 29 3:00 PM Pacific (6:00 PM Eastern / 10:00 PM London / Wednesday October 30 9:00 AM Sydney / Wednesday October 30 11:00 AM Auckland)
- Wednesday October 30 10:00 AM Pacific (1:00 PM Eastern / 5:00 PM London / Thursday October 30 4:00 AM Sydney / Thursday October 31 6:00 AM Auckland)
- Wednesday October 30 1:00 PM Pacific (4:00 PM Eastern / 8:00 PM London / Thursday October 31 7:00 AM Sydney / Thursday October 31 9:00 AM Auckland)
Registration for this event has closed.
2013-10 Operation Sam's Club
Our FIFTH annual Operation Sam's Club collection drive will be held the weekend of October 5-6 in front of Sam's Club in Reno, NV. Last year we were able to collect FOUR TONS of goods for care packages and $1,200 to help with shipping costs. We are going to try to meet or beat those results this year. If you want to donate to help with the shipping costs, please contact Tom at firstname.lastname@example.org. Every little bit counts - $10 will cover the costs for shipping one care package.
2013-08 Tom will be Hosting 3 Sessions at ILTA in Las Vegas
- Killer Dashboards with SSRS and Analysis Services Cubes
(Wed at 1:30) In this session I will showcase the latest version of our dashboards, and also share the dashboards that are currently under development. We will also cover the technologies and design strategies for working with SSRS and Analysis Services cubes.
- Excel 2013 for Business Intelligence - Part 1
(Hands-On: Tues at 1:30) I have put together some really nice examples of using the new BI features in Excel 2013 - these should be fun sessions.
- Excel 2013 for Business Intelligence - Part 2
(Hands-On: Tues at 3:30) Note that the sessions are independent: if you miss the first one you can still join in the second session.
- Killer Dashboards with SSRS and Analysis Services Cubes
2014-07: Iridium Technology and DW Reporting form Strategic BI Partnership, Host London BI Seminar
Iridium Technology and DW Reporting are pleased to announce that they have formed a strategic partnership to market, sell, install, and support Iridium BI for clients in the UK. Iridium BI is a complete business intelligence solution designed specifically for legal and professional services firms. The solution supports both Elite and ADERANT sites, and offers five modules: GL, Revenue, Expense, Profit, and Budget. Each module consists of a high performance cube and a complete set of role-based dashboards. Iridium is looking to expand their market presence in the UK, and chose to partner with DW Reporting due to their shared focus on BI for law firms and strong commitment to customer satisfaction.
“DW Reporting has a four-man team in London and continue to grow, and they provide excellent support and response times. They are committed to the same intense focus on customer service that Iridium is known for, and are passionate about bringing BI to the mainstream of legal services.” States Tom Jones, President of Iridium Technology. “We have known Dan Wales and the team at DW Reporting for several years, and we have the utmost respect for their technical capabilities and ethics as an organization. We look forward to working with the DW Reporting team to expand our client base in the UK.”
“When we saw Iridium BI we were extremely impressed, and we wanted to be the leaders in representing this product to the UK market. The team at Iridium has created an entire BI ecosystem that addresses the most crucial requirements for legal BI: dashboard speed, ad-hoc query speed, latency, robustness, customization, even deployment capabilities.” States Dan Wales, Managing Director of DW Reporting. “We are quite excited to represent Iridium BI in the UK market, and look forward working with both ADERANT and Elite sites to implement Iridium BI.”
2014-06 Iridium Technology Adds Soohyun “Soo” Yoon to Staff to Keep Up with Demand for Iridium BI
Iridium Technology announced that they have hired Soohyun “Soo” Yoon full-time as a Senior BI Consultant to join their expanding global consulting team to keep up with demand for Iridium BI, their game-changing BI solution. Yoon will be focused on developing, implementing, and customizing Iridium BI and be the lead client interface for the GL and Expense modules.
Yoon has already been working with Iridium Technology since 2013 on a part time basis while she was working towards Bachelor of Science degree in computer science and engineering at University of Nevada, Reno. Prior to joining Iridium Technology, Yoon provided software development and graphic design services for local businesses and department of engineering at University of Nevada, Reno.
“We are extremely pleased to add Soo as a full-time staff to Iridium,” states Tom Jones, President of Iridium Technology. “With the recent changes in the legal BI marketplace, the demand for Iridium BI is rapidly increasing. To meet the high demands, we have decided to bring Soo on board full-time. She has the perfect skill set for implementations of Iridium BI, and is already up to speed on many aspects of development and customization. Soo’s experience in mobile app development in multiple platforms and user interface design will help us continue to bring additional improvements and features to Iridium BI. Game On!”
2014-05 ADERANT and Redwood? Iridium Technology Says “Game On!”
Iridium Technology is pleased to announce Iridium BI – a complete business intelligence solution designed specifically for legal and professional services firms. Iridium BI consists of five modules: GL, Revenue, Expense, Profit, and Budget. Each module consists of a high performance cube and a complete set of dashboards, and all modules fully support both ADERANT and Elite implementations. Iridium BI competes directly with ADERANT ClearView, Elite BI, and Redwood.
2014-03 Six Firms Sign Up for Iridium BI in March!
Iridium Technology is pleased to announce that six firms signed up during March for 30-day trials for Iridium BI modules! “I am really pleased to see that firms appreciate our No Cost / No Obligation 30-day trial offer.” states Tom Jones, President of Iridium Technology. “We are able to offer 30-day trials on all modules because we stand behind the quality of our products. We know that once firms see our modules in action they are going to proceed with the purchase. No firm should be required to purchase a BI module without seeing it running on their own data first.” Please contact email@example.com to learn more about Iridium BI and to arrange for your 30-day No Cost / No Obligation trial evaluation.
2014-02 Announcing Iridium BI
Iridium Technology is (incredibly) pleased to announce Iridium Business Intelligence (“Iridium BI”) - a complete BI and analytics solution for legal and professional services firms. Iridium BI consists of five modules: GL, Revenue, Expense, Profit, and Budget. Each module offers of a high performance cube and a complete set of role-based dashboards. Our dashboards are beautiful, informative, and fast: typically refreshing in 2 seconds! Iridium BI fully supports both the ELITE and ADERANT practice management systems, and is already in production at leading law firms in all regions. “Iridium BI is a revolutionary new BI solution for law firms – a real game-changer!” states Tom Jones – President of Iridium Technology. “We identified the ten biggest pain points with existing legal BI implementations, and then started with a clean whiteboard to create a new BI solution that would perfectly address those ten pain points. The feedback from our growing Iridium BI client base is that we have hit the mark – big time! Please contact me for an in-depth demo of Iridium BI”.
2014-02 Iridium Reports Excellent Results from 2014 Customer Satisfaction Survey
Iridium's third annual independent client satisfaction survey results are in. The 34 respondents who completed the survey represent all regions where Iridium has clients - US/North America, UK/EMEA and Asia/Pacific.
100% of the participants responded that they would recommend Iridium Technology, and on 90% of the questions they indicated that they were either “Very Satisfied” or “Highly Satisfied” with Iridium. Iridium Technology is clearly a firm that is highly focused on customer service, professionalism, technical competence, and delivering high value to its client base.
Areas of Highest Achievement
- "Would you recommend Iridium Technology to other firms?" - all 34 respondents answered "Yes"
- "Professionalism" with an average score of 4.79 (out of 5.0)
- "Commitment to customer satisfaction" with an average score of 4.71 (out of 5.0)
- "Technical Proficiency" with an average score of 4.65 out of 5.0
- "Business practices and ethics of Iridium" with an average score of 4.64 (out of 5.0)
- On "How does Iridium's responsiveness compare to other consultants that are working on your Expert implementation?", 30 out of 34 respondents answered "More Responsive" or "Significantly More Responsive".
2014-01 Iridium Technology Doubles Client Base in 2013
Iridium Technology - the only consulting firm focused 100% on BI for law firms - is pleased to announce that they achieved significant growth in 2013. "We are now working with 41 clients in all regions," states Tom Jones - President of Iridium Technology. "We added 21 new clients in 2013, and signed up two more in January 2014. We are adding clients for both Iridium BI and ADERANT ClearView implementations. The response to our dashboards has really been phenomenal, and we expect that trend to continue. But most importantly we continue to build our list of client success stories for BI implementations and establish ourselves as the global thought leaders for ‘Legal BI’. Call us - we have great references for our BI implementations."
2013-11 "Iridium Scholar" Program Launched
The Iridium Scholar program was kicked off in 2013 to support young men and women who aspire to study computer science, accounting, or law but their families do not have the financial means to pay for their university education. Iridium Scholars receive a full scholarship: tuition, books, apartment, food, living expenses, etc. – and will cover the full four years of their education.
We have added Yu to the “About Us” section on our website. Click here, and then scroll to the bottom of the page learn more about Yu and the program.
Please join me in congratulating Yuwadee Srichinlers from Thailand: our first Iridium Scholar.