Abila Strengths, Domain Expertise, and Key Differentiators
Abila specializes in providing purpose-built software and services to associations, nonprofit organizations, and government entities that help them improve decision making, execute with greater precision, increase engagement, and generate more revenue.
Abila’s open, integrated solutions provide nonprofits, associations, and governmental organizations with customizable functionality generating entrenched customer relationships and creating high value. Additionally, cost-effective SaaS/hosted deployment solutions enable nonprofit organizations of any size or budget to access broad and deep functionality, anytime, anywhere.
Cloud-based products include netFORUM Enterprise and netFORUM Pro for association management; Freestone for learning management; MIP Advance for fund accounting; Elevate, FR 50, AFO, and netFORUM Enterprise for fundraising.
Abila MIP Fund Accounting is a modular accounting solution designed for nonprofits and government agencies. Its core features include a ledger, accounts payable and receivable, budgeting tools, bank reconciliation, and reporting. MIP Fund Accounting also offers tools for designing custom accounting forms, multi-currency support, fraud detection, and fixed asset management. Its modular format allows customers to design a system that meets their needs and can change as their business evolves.
Abila Recent Developments
Abila launched its customer Community powered by Higher Logic. The new community provides a fresh, clean, and modern interface that is easily navigable and searchable from any device at any time. The Community provides a home for conversations around all products and solutions in the Abila portfolio, allowing customers to engage each other and Abila staff to quickly and easily find solutions to common problems and new ideas for achieving success. The Community provides a common ground for collaboration, conversation, and discussion that will help get the most out of every product. It’s been great leveraging the knowledge and expertise of Higher Logic to build this customer Community from the ground up to another powerful and essential tool.
Abila Customers in ARTW Customer Database
Leveraging a rigorous data-centric research methodology, APPS RUN THE WORLD asks the simple question: Who’s buying Abila applications and why? And we provide the answers – supported by decades of research – to our clients around the world. Our Customer database has over 100 data fields that detail company usage of Abila and other enterprise apps by function, customer size, industry, location, implementation status, partner involvement, Line of Business Key Stakeholders and IT decision makers contact details. List of Verified MIP Cloud customers.
Ownership: - Community Brands HoldCo LLC
Number of Employees: 329
Functional Market: Learning and Development,
Abila Key Cloud and HCM Applications
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Abila Customers - Breakdown by Geo, Size, Vertical and Product
No. of Abila Customers: 8000
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No. of Abila Cloud HCM Customers: 2300
No. of Abila Cloud HCM Subscribers: x
Abila serves more than 8,000 clients across North America, including government entities, universities, foundations, charitable causes, professional member organizations, and a variety of other nonprofits.
Among Abila, customers are the National Education Association, New York Public Radio, Meals on Wheels America, and Habitat for Humanity.
Abila Market Opportunities, M&A and Geo Expansions
In 2017 Technology-based private equity firm Accel-KKR sold a majority stake in Abila software to Insight in April 2017, which it bought from Sage Software in 2013. Sage Nonprofit Solutions (NPS) was rebranded as Abila after a $101.2-million deal.
The nonprofit element was the largest segment of three in the deal. Accel-KKR will retain a “small” equity ownership stake in Abila. Based in Austin, Texas, Abila provides software and services to associations, nonprofit organizations, and governmental entities.
Three of the most prominent online fundraising auction firms working in the charitable space are being combined under the Community Brands umbrella, which already includes software firms Abila, Aptify, and YourMembership.
The acquisitions have been funded by Insight Venture Partners, a capital, and private equity firm that invests in software and Internet-enabled companies. The Community Brands umbrella was created and initially included Abila, YourMembership, and Aptify. There are now approximately 2,000 employees in the Community Brands network of firms.
Abila Risks and Challenges
Product integration will be a key priority for Abila to optimize synergy among the applications that it picked up from recent acquisitions.
Abila Ecosystem, Partners, Resellers and SI
The Abila Partner Ecosystem brings together a powerful team of more than 120 business, implementation, and product partners. Together, Abila and its partners help organizations make better decisions, increase engagement, and generate more revenue The Abila Marketplace, which is part of the Abila Partner Ecosystem, is a rich, engaging, and interactive site that helps customers quickly and easily search for, research, ask questions about, and purchase tools and services to enhance and extend their use of Abila’s products.
Among the Abila, resellers are Software Simplified, Robbins Consulting, NP Solutions, WAC Consulting Group, NFP Accounting Technologies, TechVisions, Capitol NonProfit Solutions, and others.
Abila Cloud Platform (PaaS) and Infrastructure (IaaS) Details
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