xTuple News

By Perry Smith

Ned Lilly judges: This weekend, dozens of local entrepreneurs gather to pitch their best web-product ideas at START NORFOLK, a friendly competition where the winner receives expert advice on how best to bring their idea to market. On today’s broadcast, we’ll learn how the competition has evolved over the past two years, and how previous winners have benefited from their...

By Phil Walzer

"There's no question that getting together face to face, going out to dinner, all the things you do as employees — you have to keep some ties to that."

Ned Lilly, CEO of xTuple, a software development firm in Norfolk, has a similar philosophy.

"Almost everybody is doing some work at home," Lilly said, but "whenever possible we like for people to be here. We...

By Vanessa B. Hidalgo

Business solutions provider e-Methods for Business Management Corp. (e-MBM) in partnership with xTuple headquartered in Virginia, USA, to distribute and implement xTuple products in the Philippines and Southeast Asia.

By City of Norfolk

What's happening in Norfolk, Virginia. Programs focusining on life-long learning and economic vitality are bringing new buildings, new programs and a new excitement to this seaport city.

Receiving national and international awards and recognition, companies like Grow Interactive, xTuple, and others are taking Downtown by storm, and changing the face and shape...

By Ashley Dotterweich

If you think you think all ERP systems are the same, then you haven’t tried xTuple yet. We spoke with Ned Lilly, CEO of xTuple and author of blog "The ERP Graveyard," and he filled us in on how xTuple is applying open source ethos to the business software world. Read on to learn how xTuple is tackling its next big endeavor: taking xTuple’s open source solution...

By Nick Kolakowski

SourceForge’s Rich Bowen recently sat down with xTuple CEO Ned Lilly to discuss the latter’s latest project, an ERP platform called PostBooks® (it’s SourceForge’s project of the month for March), and what it takes to build an effective business platform at a time when it seems like every IT vendor on the planet is interested in that particular segment.

By Community Team

SourceForge is delighted to announce that the March project of the month is PostBooks®. Postbooks is an ERP and I’m speaking with Ned Lilly, who is the CEO of xTuple, the company behind this project, to talk about what that means, and where the project is going.


Resounding victory for enterprise resource planning software solution, driven by global community of satisfied customers and developers

xTuple PostBooks® ERP is voted by the open source community as SourceForge Project of the Month...

By Teresa Talerico

The concept of buying local is catching on as consumers increasingly shop for products that are locally grown or produced, from organic vegetables to handmade soap to grass-fed beef. So why not technology? A number of apps, software programs and other technologies are developed right here in our own backyard.

By Jason Will

The other side of improving financial stability is from a business vantage point. If you are fortunate enough to run your own business or be the financial decision maker within an organization, then pay attention to this next piece. The tool is called PostBooks®, which is a product within xTuple’s portfolio. I’ll be focusing on the accounting component and will touch on...

By Marlon C. Magtira

As eMBM recognizes the need for affordable Enterprise Resource Planning solutions to respond to a growing local economy, the company has been recently appointed by xTuple, a global provider in open-source ERP, to distribute and implement xTuple products in the Philippines and Southeast Asia.


World's #1 open source ERP software innovator visits South Central Region Conference February 25-27, 2013, at Caesar's Palace in Las Vegas

xTuple is proud to announce its new membership in the National Association of Electrical Distributors (NAED) Allied Partner program.



Second compilation of major customer- and community-developed “classic” features from the global leader in open source ERP

Just released! Representing the company’s second chapter of life from 2008 through 2012, xTuple's second "best of" or "greatest hits" album (GHV2) is a collection of the most well-regarded and highest-rated features — developed in partnership...

Analyst: Vishal Jain

Open source ERP vendor xTuple has launched an HTML5-based mobile Web app built entirely on JavaScript and HTML5, and claims to have tested it with a hundred or so private beta users. Similarly, smartTrade Technologies, a vendor of financial services...

By City of Norfolk

Mayor Paul Fraim today discussed all things Norfolk during his annual State of the City address. Pilot reporters Jill Nolin and Clay Barbour were there and provided updates on Twitter, as did others. xTuple was highlighted.

“The Granby Street corridor has become a magnet for technology companies, like xTuple,” Fraim said.  “Other digital firms on Granby Street include Grow Interactive, Ciniva, Web Agency, ArtSmith Media and Sway Creative Labs.”

By Jason Will

The OSS approach is heavily reliant on virtual communities to deliver support via forums and blogs. I recently caught up with Marc O’Brien, Vice President of Business Development at xTuple, which specializes in Open Source ERP.

If you're using any edition of xTuple to run your business, or even if you're just kicking the tires, we'd like to ask for your help. You're probably aware of Sourceforge, the open source community portal which is one of the primary ways we distribute xTuple PostBooks® and various other free software to the world. I am happy — and proud — to say that PostBooks® was nominated as a finalist for the March 2013 SourceForge "Project of the Month."


Embracing open source ERP roots and focus on key innovation areas results in expanded global customer satisfaction, community engagement and profits

xTuple, fast recognized as the world’s #1 open source ERP, delivered record revenues in 2012 and continued strong overall growth in the fourth quarter, the third successive “best quarter ever.” Sales for the full year...


World’s #1 open source ERP software innovator exhibits at the ultimate iFan event January 31 – February 2, 2013, at the Moscone Center West in San Francisco

Following last month’s release of xTuple version 4.0, featuring a fully interoperable cloud CRM and 400+ other enhancements, vice president of sales...