Key Product Features
Here is a list of just a few of the Palladium Accounting key features. Select the relevant section to see the detail. Should you not find the feature you require, please view the Comparative Feature Table.
Microsoft Certified Software
The Palladium Product range is Microsoft Certified having undergone stringent code tests. In addition the Palladium Product range is also Windows 10 and SQL 2016 compliant in both 32 and 64-bit computing.
Data Connection / Wireless Networking
Palladium makes use of on-demand database connections allowing it to run seamlessly in the most challenging of environments, supporting the simplest stand-alone system, to the local area network environment with full support for wireless networking technologies, right to the wide-area (remote access) solution. Our embedded VPN functionality facilitates wide area connectivity across multiple servers or simply for a user to work from home without the need to purchase other 3rd party terminal emulation software, and all from the exact same Palladium System Interface.
With our Data Hosting option you no longer need to purchase or maintain file server or purchase the MS SQL Server database. Simply install Palladium on your Windows Desktop or Windows Tablet, connect to the database using your secure credentials and start processing from wherever you are in the world!
Excel Reporting Pack
Our Excel Reporting pack allows you to access your Palladium data in Pivot-style formats from anywhere in the world.
The Bank Manager module allows you to import your transactions from your bank, map these entries to the Customer, Vendor or General Ledger Accounts. Once the accounts are mapped, the system remembers this with the ability to amend the mapping as required.
Document Adjustment Tracking
We can now track adjustments of all sales and purchase documents with colour coding for added items, removed items and another for adjusted quantities and values.
Transactional History For Life
Palladium Accounting stores all Information for life allowing you to run all your financial and transactional reports since business inception and alleviating the need to go back and forth across backup companies.
Integrated Microsoft Power BI (Business Intelligence)
We have partnered with Microsoft Power BI, to supply our clients with state of the art Business Intelligence to their browsers, tablets or smartphones free of charge. Because Palladium runs on the latest MS SQL Server database infrastructure, we have created a Microsoft power BI Integration Reporting pack, that allows our customers to seamlessly integrate their salient business information directly to the Microsoft Power BI application.
Powerful "Any Date" Reporting
Thanks to our SQL database and advanced design, Palladium offers full real-time, or "Any-Date" Reporting. This means is that you can run reports at any date in History. These include, Customer and Supplier Aging Reports, Inventory Aging Or Valuation Reports and even Financial Reports such as a Trial Balances Or Balance Sheets at any date as well as Income Statements between any 2 dates for unsurpassed reporting power.
Advanced Directional Printing (ideal for Branches/Departments/Cost Centres or Warehouses)
Palladium not only has the ability to utilise global or per-user document numbering on all processing documents, but also has the ability to use unique layouts per user as well as to define the default printer on a per user, per document basis, completely alleviating the need for users in warehouses, branches, departments or sales offices to have to keep on changing or selecting their required printer. This function could also be used to invoice specific clients with a custom invoice layout for their unique requirements. See how easy it is to setup Palladium in a Multi-Branch or company environment by downloading the support article.
Centralised Version Updates
Using Microsoft Technology, our clients will always be on the latest version using the web, without the need for purchasing CD’s or remembering to download a version.
Palladium Accounting’s intuitive navigation screens mean that you can move around the system with ease. Select the tab function on top and have access to the processing functions underneath with the reporting section at the bottom.
Attach Documents to All Masterfiles
The ability to attach files to all Masterfiles means that you can maintain all relevant documentation in one place with full and easy reference capabilities. A password control function means that critical documentation remains secure and available.
Strong Security & Audit Trails
Palladium has extensive security that tracks changes throughout the system using an audit trail facility. User rights can also be set to authorise credit notes "in screen", with rights to either amend financial or just non-financial information. You can also view the Audit Trail Journal for the related transaction on all processing screens ensuring accurate processing on a real-time basis. [ view screenshot ]. Read the support article to understand the difference between adjusting and amending documents in Palladium Support Article. Extensive user-rights for granular features such as the ability to amend customer prices or discounts, rounds off this powerful feature.
Flexible International Tax Engine
Our flexible tax engine is designed to cater from the simplest to the most complex tax structures with the option for multiple tax rates and integration accounts for a single tax type with exception options at Item, Customer and even Supplier level.
Full Multi-Currency Compatibilities
The multicurrency feature caters for Customers, Vendors, Bank Accounts and even General Ledger Journals. Rates are managed on a daily basis with a minimum and maximum tolerable variance that is designed to eliminate possible human errors.
User-Definable Fields Throughout
Palladium Accounting makes use of user-definable fields throughout the system from the General Ledger, Customers, Suppliers to Inventory Masterfiles, and is one of the only products on the market to boast this function at document body and document item line level. In the illustration below we see the use of the Fields in the Sales Invoice. You can also set Fields as Mandatory in our Enterprise Version for unsurpassed control.
User Tasks & Company Bulletins
Assign User Tasks and create Company Bulletins to enhance communication throughout the organisation.
Financial Budgeting & Forecasting Throughout
Palladium Accounting caters for Budgeting or Forecasting in all facets of the application including General Ledger, Departments/Branches, Profit Centres, Customers, Vendors and even Inventory and Service Items, giving you the ability to measure your performance throughout the system.
User Security by Customer,Vendor and Inventory Category
The User Security Rights have been extended to allow you to assign specific User access per Customer, Vendor and Inventory Categories as we currently have in the General Ledger Account access. This compliments the User access per Location function.
Add Attachments to all screens
You can now add attachments to all Masterfile and Processing screens such as invoices, for ease of reference. This allows you to attach customer orders to Sales Orders or POD's to invoices, with the system detailing the number of attachments.
We have added the ability to cater for Withholding Tax that will allow you to use this tax on Selected Customer or Vendor Receipts and Payments.
Coming Soon - Workshop Module
Palladium’s workshop module will facilitate the quoting and repairs of internal or client assets, including vehicle servicing, light machine work, fabrications or even repairing a computer. Track full service and owner history, with the ability to create quotes, issue inventory and services.
The Workshop Module will be available in our new upcoming solution, Palladium Premium.
Coming Soon - Palladium Mobile Application
The Palladium Standard mobile application will allow you to manage your business from anywhere, on any iOS or Android device. Functionality includes sales orders and sales quotes.
The mobile application will be available in our new upcoming solution, Palladium Premium.
Coming Soon - CRM
Get complete control and visibility over customers and leads with Palladium's new CRM module.
CRM will be available in Palladium Enterprise as well as our new upcoming solution, Palladium Premium.
Coming Soon - Dashboards
The new dashboard interface will provide users with simplified, easy-to-read reporting, performance key-indicators and shortcuts.
Dashboards will be available in our new upcoming solution, Palladium Premium.