Guess What’s Buzzing Around!! It’s Odoo Version 11 Release!

Improved API, Faster Interface, Developer Focused and lots more! Yes, you read that right! Odoo Version 11, which is soon going to be released in near future offers lot of convenience as compared to its previous versions. Want to know more details? Read further!


The latest buzz going in the OpenERP / Odoo market is about Odoo Version 11 release. Much of the focus is given on the intuitiveness, usefulness and better accessibility to the end-users & development team. With Version 11, we can see new website dashboard incorporated with various keyboard shortcuts. In addition to this, there will be new global search option in the homepage itself. New payment acquirer are also integrated with Version 11- Payumoney and payment Stripe.

Other major developments that will be seen in Odoo V11 are as follows:

  • Introducing global keyboard shortcuts and global search feature.
  • Making navigation quicker and easier compared to previous versions.
  • For Odoo community, version 11 offers better usability, speed, new design (as compared to current Odoo Enterprise version) and mobile interface.
  • For Odoo Enterprise, it offers better and flexible modules for-

– Accounting

– Localizations

– Service companies

– Odoo Studio

– Reporting & dashboard interface and many more

Much of the focus is on Search Engine Optimization (SEO). This is done with an aim of incorporating onlineshop improvements and to make it more audience oriented. It includes-

  • Defining and using Robots statements
  • Removing IDs from URL
  • Naming URL differently from H1
  • Removing “Shop/Product” and using shorter URL
  • Correct linking of menus (side category)

Besides these, we will be going to identify lot of functional changes that will make Odoo platform easy to use, convenient and audience oriented. Let’s have a quick glimpse at that too-

Here Comes the major ones- Featured Functional Changes

            Timesheet Application

  •   The brand new interactive look for Timesheet recording.
  •    Timesheet validation update, report generation to analyze difference between attendance and timesheet.
  •    attendance and timeshee
  •    New updated timesheet flow.

           Accounting App

  • Creation of new module for populating bank statements by importing CAMT.053 XML files.
  •  Analytic accounting analysis.

           New Product Catalog App:

  • With this, you can access product catalog just from your apps dashboard.

Subscription App

  • It includes new dashboard, follower analysis, analysis by company and all   companies.

The Discuss app is going to be integrated in Version 11. It includes-

  • Counter near starred items
  • Some kind of shortcuts that can be directly used in text box.

                        Example- /leave to leave the channel, /who to list who is in the channel

          Odoo Version 11 is also coming with new usability features that includes-

  •  Odoo WMS
  •  Odoo Subscription
  •  Odoo Accounting
  • Thus, these were all about the new Odoo version 11 release. What are your views on it?

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SerpentCS Extending Streamlined Hotel Management Solutions With Ratemetrics Integration

Ratemetrics  one of the most prominent rate shop solutions for Hotel Management Industry offers real-time solutions to the hospitality industry. Being a leading solution provider for the hotel industry, SerpentCS has is going to integrate this real-time service with its own OpenERP / ODOO Hotel Management Module. To achieve this, we have already done collaboration with Ratemetrics.

Before sharing more details about this partnership, let us first have a brief glance over what Ratemetrics actually is and what it offers to the hospitality industry. So here we go:

Ratemetrics is a real-time hotel rate evaluation product that offers most powerful, fastest and smartest pricing decision support system for the hotel managers. It offers almost everything that you need to support rate decisions in just one simple, low-cost subscription.

There are some of the most Spectacular Functionalities of Ratemetrics that are Further Divided into Three Prime Versions, Namely -:

Pro Version :-

  •  One of the powerful online decision support tool for individual hotels, hostels, boutiques and vacation rentals as well. You can create as many compset groups as required.

  •  Understand competitor rates at a single glance.

  •  Multiple filters to view rates of different hotels, viz. by single hotels or competitor group, by source, by days out or arrival date.

  •  Act faster with data exports, alerts and future impact event as well.

  •  Convenient single rate forecasting on each competitor.

  •  Easy to identify competitive products and prices.

  •  Help in making better pricing decisions.

Group Version :-

  • The Ratemetrics Group is one of the powerful decision support systems for hotel chains, consultants, and management companies as well.

  • It allows easy sharing and collaboration with colleagues and affiliates.

  • Convenient option to create as many compset groups needed and serve the information your team needs.

  • Providing real-time forecasting with the goal of making more informed decisions.

Enterprise Partner Version :-

  •  The Enterprise Partner Version offers seamless integrated rates hopping system in order to provide value to customers and affiliates through software providers, consultants,    and resellers.

  •  Enterprise Version lets you get full administrative power for creating and managing customer and affiliate accounts With Ratemetrics Enterprise Partner Version, you will get a  white label option in order to get seamlessly integrated with the brand.

  •  It supports seamless sign-on for direct integration with the native interface.

Thus, This was all about Ratemetrics and its 3 Pre-Defined Versions that are built in a way to offer strong support to the Hotel Industry- Whether Individual or Group.

As SerpentCS has its own Hotel Management Module in OpenERP / ODOO platform, we are planning to integrate our system with Ratemetrics in future. With this partnership, we are planning to offer Ratemetrics services with Odoo hotel module in near future. Besides that, we have become the official reseller of this Real Time Hotel Management System. By being Ratemetrics reseller, we would bring powerful decision intelligence solutions to the local market.