RIVERWOODS, Ill., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wolters Kluwer is proud to announce that its CCH Mobile™ app has won the 2014 SIIA Software CODiE Award in the Best Enterprise Mobile Application category. As mobile technology rapidly changes the ways tax and accounting professionals deliver faster answers and better results for clients, Wolters Kluwer, CCH (CCHGroup.com), continues as a leading pioneer in bridging the tax and accounting profession with the latest state-of-the-art solutions.
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 29 years. This year's award winners were announced in San Francisco on the evening of May 21 at the industry's premier independent software vendor gathering of SaaS, Business Intelligence and Cloud providers, Maximize.
"We're excited and honored that CCH Mobile is being recognized with such a prestigious, national award for excellence," said Teresa Mackintosh, President & CEO of Wolters Kluwer, CCH. "Winning the SIIA CODiE Award really underscores our overall commitment to innovation and developing solutions that align with our customers' workflow in order to maximize mobility and meet their specific needs."
By building strong partnerships with firms of all sizes, Wolters Kluwer, CCH understands the importance of applying the right technology to boost efficiency while providing critical answers – always while focusing on making things easier and more convenient.
CCH Mobile customers agree: "It is nice to be able to open the CCH Mobile app wherever I'm at. I've even answered client questions at the ball park watching Tampa Bay Rays baseball games, during weekend getaways and even waiting in line at Disney's Magic Kingdom," said Kevin Krueger, CPA and founder of Krueger & Associates, P.A., in Tampa, FL. "These brief moments of additional productivity really adds value for me, our staff and for really impressing our clients."
Advanced Mobility, Voice-activation Functionality
CCH Mobile is available on Apple iPad®, iPhone® as well as Android™ and Kindle Fire HD devices. This dynamic app provides anytime, anywhere mobile access, answers on-the-go and is a convenient gateway for users of IntelliConnect® – the tax and accounting industry's leading and most powerful research platform. Plus, the app's core functionality enables quick access to the most frequently used content while on-the-go, including: customized Tracker News, Internal Revenue Code and Regulations as well as award-winning Practice Tools and a variety of CCH Smart Charts™.
Additional features include:
- Voice-command, read-back ability – Users can search for answers by actually telling CCH Mobile what they need. Through voice commands, instantly pinpoint specific content, such as searching for IRC section numbers and by speaking simple phrases. The app's voice can even read back the latest CCH Tax News Highlights and other content, making for convenient listening, especially when traveling.
- Personalized home screen, content pages – It's easy to customize the CCH Mobile app home screen by adding tax trackers, favorites and research folders. Drag and drop items anywhere on the screen for a truly customized experience. Users also can create custom pages with specific resources, create and save their own CCH Smart Charts™ as well as add notes and highlights to documents (currently available on Apple® devices).
- Offline access capability – By saving news and entire research to a PDF document reader on a mobile device, users can access content and answers anytime, even without an Internet connection.
- On-the-spot emails – When working away from the office, the CCH Mobile app lets users stay connected with clients and colleagues by emailing information wherever and whenever needed.
For More Information
Additional details about the SIIA CODiE award-winning CCH Mobile app are available by visiting CCHGroup.com/OnTheGo. Information on the latest updates to IntelliConnect is available by visiting CCHGroup.com or have a CCH representative contact you.
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 Wolters Kluwer, CCH
Wolters Kluwer, CCH (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.
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