Zuora is #4 in Top 16 Invoicing software
Last updated: October 11, 2018
The Unrivaled Subscription Billing and Commerce Platform. From quote to cash to renewals, Zuora manages the entire customer lifecycle for subscription businesses.
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#4 in Top 16 Invoicing software
The best alternatives to Zuora are: Recurly, NetSuite, Chargify, Braintree
Latest news about Zuora
2018. Zuora partners with Amazon Pay to expand subscription billing options
Zuora, the SaaS company helping organizations manage payments for subscription businesses, had been selected as a Premier Partner in the Amazon Pay Global Partner Program. The “Premier Partner” distinction means businesses using Zuora’s billing platform can now easily integrate Amazon’s digital payment system as an option during checkout or recurring payment processes. The strategic rationale for Zuora is clear, as the partnership expands the company’s product offering to prospective and existing customers. The ability to support a wide array of payment methodologies is a key value proposition for subscription businesses that enables them to service a larger customer base and provide a more seamless customer experience.
2010. Zuora to become a billing provider for Windows Azure
Zuora, the service that provides SaaS companies a convenient way of collecting monthly payments, will join the Microsoft Windows Azure Technology Adoption Program (TAP) as the first on-demand billing and subscription management provider to be chosen by Microsoft. So the SaaS services on Azure platform will be able to easily integrate their products with the billing system to offer customers a range of flexible payment plans (for example, depending on the disk space, number of users, number of projects, etc.) to its customers, send invoices, accept payments through different payment systems and create various sales reports. Interestingly, that Zuora is backed by Marc Benioff, CEO of Salesforce, the company that Microsoft is fighting with.
2009. Zuora released Z-billing 2.0
A year after introducing their product to the market, Zuora, the online billing solution for SaaS vendors, have just released Z-billing 2.0. It provides 33 new features to increase revenues. With more billing, pricing and payment options that can be tailored to fit specific market segments, Z-Billing 2.0 makes it possible for companies to respond to market changes by offering services at the right price and terms. More mass updating tools, auto-sync capabilities, and workflow enable customers to streamline business operations. More integration options to websites, provisioning, accounting, CRM, and payments systems connect all business operations systems seamlessly. Z-Billing 2.0’s logging and tracking capabilities provide automatic audit trails for compliance and security needs.
2008. Zuora Raises Another $15 Million For Integrated Online Billing And Payment Solution
Zuora, an SaaS startup that offers online services to manage and automate customer subscriptions and payments, has raised $15 million in a second round of funding from Shasta Ventures and Lehman Brothers Venture Partners, Venturebeat reports. The company had previously raised $6.5 million from Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff and Benchmark Capital (who also participated in this round), bringing the total of funding to $21.5 million. When Zuora launched its online billing solution last May, we wrote the company aims to alleviate the need for online businesses to develop their own billing systems, especially to handle recurring payments like those associated with subscriptions.