Real Asset Management (RAM) is a leading provider of fixed asset management software and services. The company was established in 1981 as Britannia Software Plc to supply fixed asset management software solutions to a range of commercial and public sector organisations. Since then, RAM’s products have been implemented by more than 3,000 public and private sector organisations in over 80 countries. Commercial customers range from SMEs to FTSE100 companies. RAM is recognised as one of the leading suppliers to the UK public sector where customers include Central Government (150 implementations), NHS Trusts (140), Educational Establishments (90) and Local Authorities (45). It also provides property management software to more than 600 MoD sites worldwide. RAM's Series4000 range incorporates every aspect of fixed asset accounting, capital project control, lessee asset accounting, asset budgeting, help desk management, inventory control, asset tracking, maintenance management and capital allowance calculations in one comprehensive solution. As a market leader, RAM continues to invest in first class customer care, quality staff and leading edge technology. It is committed to keeping its clients at the forefront of technological innovation by providing only the most current solutions. Its products are truly scalable, capable of running on all modern operating systems and able to utilise all major proprietary databases.
Following the financial disasters at Enron, WorldCom and many others, Congress mandated in the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) that all publicly traded companies have a system of Internal Controls. This white paper explores the internal controls required by SOX in relation to fixed assets.
A specialist system will integrate every aspect of fixed asset management and incorporate depreciation, asset budgeting and forecasting, inventory control, asset tracking and maintenance management. Precise fixed asset data is essential to most organisations.
Broadland District Council selects Asset4000 from RAM to improve audit trail and meet key legislation
This case study shows how Broadland District Council, a Norfolk authority, selected Asset4000 from Real Asset Management (RAM) to control its £7m worth of assets in line with the Statement of Recommended Practice (SoRP) and IFRS legislation.
With public sector organisations under increasing pressure to make significant cost savings, this case study shows how Newlon Housing Trust implemented Asset4000 to incorporate the complexities of component accounting as dictated by SORP/IFRS, into its operations without the need for extra…
This case study looks at how Wales’ largest housing association selected an asset management package to manage a £360m improvement program at component accounting level.
How NHS Foundation Trust improves accuracy and controls £180 million asset base with integrated capital accounting solution
This case study looks at how a large NHS Foundation Trust improved the accuracy of its asset register and depreciation forecasts, as well as facilitating greater communication and transparency with other departments across the Trust.
Discover how Real Asset Management's Asset4000 software is providing a large County Council with an IFRS-ready centralised asset register to manage its £2.4bn asset base and improve audit trail.
Organisations may have made the somewhat painful move to IFRS, yet despite the significant changes to asset valuation and management, many are still relying on inaccurate and inefficient spreadsheet based processes.
NHS Trusts have come under increasing pressure to improve the management of several £100m of assets, from medical equipment onwards in order to reduce spiralling litigation claims and deliver far greater accountability.
Hampshire Primary Care Trust controls £150 million worth of assets with Asset4000 from Real Asset Management
Hampshire Primary Care Trust, the largest PCT in the country, has selected Asset4000 from Real Asset Management (RAM) to manage its £150 million worth of assets.