Versatile app earns prestigious software industry recognition for its easy, convenient access to tools and information on the go
(RIVERWOODS, ILL., April 9, 2014) – Wolters Kluwer, CCH (www.CCHGroup.com), today announced that its CCH Mobile™ app was named as a finalist in the Best Enterprise Mobile Application category for the 2014 SIIA Software CODiE Awards. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 29 years. The awards have over 75 categories and are organized by industry focus of Content, Education, and Software.
CCH Mobile provides anytime, anywhere mobile access for users of CCH’s IntelliConnect® tax and accounting research. The app’s core functionality includes access to CCH’s flagship research content, customizable news and information, as well as award-winning Practice Tools and Smart Charts. The intuitive navigation technology, anchored by thousands of hours of contextual design work with users, loads CCH Mobile with features all refined to uniquely align with a user’s workflow.
For added convenience and ease, users can search their subscription with their voice, by typing a keyword or menu-walking to specific content. Additionally, they can read customized tax news and alerts, email and save documents, access Smart Charts/rate tables, review primary source documents, and make/view notes and annotations on any document. Users also can customize their home screens to best meet their needs, easily swapping in and out publications to retrieve key content.
“We are honored to be recognized as a CODiE Award finalist – and to be the only information services provider for tax and accounting professionals in this category – as it clearly demonstrates our commitment to creating innovative products and services that drive value to our customers,” said Teresa Mackintosh, President & CEO of CCH Tax & Accounting U.S. “We know the challenges our customers face with staying on top of constantly changing tax laws while remaining 100% client-focused. CCH Mobile gives professionals what they need, when they need it most: reliable answers anywhere, anytime and valuable time saved every day.”
This year’s SIIA CODiE Awards program features 28 Software categories, several of which are new or updated to reflect the latest industry trends. Winners will be announced during a special Awards dinner on May 21 in San Francisco during the industry’s premier independent software vendor gathering of SaaS, Business Intelligence and Cloud providers, Maximize. Details about each finalist are listed at http://siia.net/codies/2014/finalists.asp.
“This year’s CODiE Awards finalists showcase the innovation and creativity in today’s market. We are happy to recognize them for their products that are breaking ground in the software industry,” said Rhianna Collier, VP for the Software Division at SIIA. “I look forward to honoring all the finalists in May at our awards program at Maximize.”
SIIA is the leading association representing the software and digital content industries. SIIA represents approximately 700 member companies worldwide that develop software and digital information content. Information technology (IT) and software security are critical issues to SIIA’s members, many of whom strive to develop safe, secure and state-of the-art products that effectively serve their commercial and government customers alike, while protecting their intellectual property.
The SIIA Software Division provides a forum for companies developing the applications, services, infrastructure and tools that are driving the software and services industry forward. For further information, visit www.siia.net/software.
About CCH, a part of Wolters Kluwer
CCH, a part of Wolters Kluwer (CCHGroup.com) is a leading global provider of tax, accounting and audit information, software and services. It has served tax, accounting and business professionals since 1913. Among its market-leading solutions are The ProSystem fx® Suite, CCH Axcess™, CCH® IntelliConnect®, Accounting Research Manager® and the U.S. Master Tax Guide®. CCH is based in Riverwoods, Ill. Follow us on Twitter @CCHMediaHelp. Wolters Kluwer (www.wolterskluwer.com) is a market-leading global information services company. Wolters Kluwer is headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands. Its shares are quoted on Euronext Amsterdam (WKL) and are included in the AEX and Euronext 100 indices.