Aspect Financials Product Features

AF 360 suite is a collection of sub-subsystems designed to achieve different business functions and these can be purchased separately to meet your budget lines. The following are modules constituting AF 360 system:
  • AF 360 Core
  • AF 360 Customer Portal
  • AF 360 Interface Ready (Payroll, Mobile-money & National Payment System) Reports Customisation Manager
AF 360 is available in 2 editions selectable by customers depending on their requirements. The following is a listing of each edition and its features:
  • Professional

    Edition

    Agreed Max User Licenses

    Product Features

    • AF 360 Core
    • AF 360 Cloud-Ready
    • AF 360 Reports Manager
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  • Enterprise

    Edition

    Agreed Max User Licenses

    Product Features

    • AF 360 Core
    • AF 360 Cloud-Ready
    • AF 360 Customer Portal
    • AF 360 Interface Ready - SWIFT Complaint
    • AF 360 Interface Ready- Mobile Money
    • AF 360 Interface Ready - Payroll
    • AF 360 Interface Ready - Other External Systems
    • AF 360 Reports Manager
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Aspect Financials 360 Technologies

Development Platform

The following technologies are used for the design and deployment of the system:

  • Microsoft C# 2012 – Core programming language
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (note that it’s also compatible with SQL Server 2008 R2)
  • .NET Framework 4.5
  • HTML, CSS2 & CSS3
  • Entity Framework 5.0 – Data Access Layer (DAL)
  • jQuery 1.9
  • AJAX Control Toolkit 4.5
  • Custom libraries (DLL) developed by Angle Dimension
  • 3-tier Architecture Approach (User/Presentation tier, Application Logic tier and Database Tier) that can also be implemented on one server box in case of resource constraints
Server Implementation Platform

The following are recommended prerequisites of successful AF 360 on premise system implementation at server-side level:

  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012 Standard/Enterprise Edition 64-bit or above
  • Minimum of 500 GB hard-disk space
  • Minimum of 8 GB of RAM
  • 64-bit hardware architecture
  • Intel Xeon CPU @2.8GHz Quad-Core Processor
  • Internet Information Server (IIS) 7/7.5/8
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Standard/Enterprise Edition installed
Client Implementation Platform

The following are recommended and tested browsers for AF 360 system to run successfully on client machine:

  • Supports Internet Explorer 9 or later
  • Supports Microsoft Edge browser
  • Supports Firefox 20 or later
  • Supports Google Chrome 20 or later
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Detailed Product Features
AF 360 Core

This is the heart of AF 360 system comprising the following modules briefly explained (if you required detailed documentation, please download product catalog by clicking here...

  • General Ledger & Accounting
  • Portfolio Ratios
  • CASA Products: product definition, product accounting rules, product charges, product charge accounting rules, product interest rules, and product interest accounting rules
  • Shares Products: product definition, product accounting rules, product dividend accounting rules, and product tax accounting rules
  • Loan Products: product definition, product accounting rules, and loan disbursement accounting rules
  • Deposit Products: product definition, and product accounting rules
  • Customers: personal details, authorised signatory details, id photos, next of kin details, payment options (remittance through the bank, mobile-money or cash in on counter), mobile-money wallets, group members, bank pay-point details, employment details, company directors etc.
  • Customer Support Features: customer groups, customer identification types, customer marital statuses, customer registration status, customer relationship types, customer statuses, customer types etc.
  • CASA Accounts: account management, casa categories, batch posting, transactions authorisation, re-assign batch, batch operations
  • Shares Management: share accounts, dividend cut-off, and run dividend
  • Loans And Repayments: loan application, loan account, loan disbursement, loan operations, loan repayment, loan maturity etc.
  • Deposit Contracts:contract, contract maturity, contract operations, contract deposit etc.
  • Business Reporting:core financial reports (i.e. balance sheet, trial balance, income statement etc.); GL, shares, casa reports; loans, deposits reports etc.
  • System Parameterisation: branch, branch parameters, company portfolio parameters, company branches, system dates, transaction types, charge types, daily exchange rates etc.
  • System Configuration: banks and branches, countries, departments, districts, employee companies, mobile money providers, nationalities, holiday maintenance, accounting cycle, currency types, utility providers etc.
  • Maker/Checker Feature: This feature is available in all user interfaces/pages that cause a record/transaction in one of these states namely created and edited and this implies that one creates a transaction, the other one authorises to mark as completed
  • System Security
AF 360 Customer Portal

This is a web-based application to accommodate new remote access technologies on demand and mobile specifically for customers. Features incorporated in this platform include:

  • Password recovery through emailing
  • If 4 invalid log-in attempts are reached (set by default), user account is locked out
  • Customer is required to have their email address added in the system in order to be granted access.
  • Improved user-interface for better user experience
  • Viewing of various transactions
  • Viewing of shares and balances
  • Viewing of dividend payment transactions
  • Viewing of cash transfer transactions
  • Viewing of customer personal details
  • Viewing of credit/loan balances
  • Viewing of loan statements
  • Loan application
  • Loan calculation simulation
  • Deposit contract calculation simulation
  • Viewing of deposit contracts i.e. fixed deposits
  • Viewing account statement i.e. CASA accounts, Shares accounts
  • Resetting password within the system
AF 360 Cloud-Ready

So many SACCOs or MFIs faces challenges of ICT infrastructure and management that sometimes is proven costly thereby limiting them to carry out automation of business functions enabling better data analysis, decision-making and reporting. AF 360 addresses this issue, how? The system can be installed on your organisation premise infrastructure or hosted in the cloud that only requires internet connectivity and maintenance fees for hosting company. Some of benefits of cloud-ready approach are as follows:

So many SACCOs or MFIs faces challenges of ICT infrastructure and management that sometimes is proven costly thereby limiting them to carry out automation of business functions enabling better data analysis, decision-making and reporting. AF 360 addresses this issue, how? The system can be installed on your organisation premise infrastructure or hosted in the cloud that only requires internet connectivity and maintenance fees for hosting company. Some of benefits of cloud-ready approach are as follows:

  • Staffing on ICT is not required thereby saving SACCOs/MFIs money. All ICT staff management and operations is done by hosting company
  • Data backups is managed by hosting company
  • In minutes, your SACCO/MFI can be up and running as application and database is already available
  • Data is always segregated
AF 360 offers two modes in cloud implementation:
  • Multiple Application & Database Instances Mode: this mode allows different SACCOs/MFIs to have their own application and database instances created. If one SACCO/MFI instances are down, doesn’t affect others
  • Multi-tenancy Mode: this is whereby single application and single database manages multiple SACCOs/MFIs with data segregation employed (with an aid of automated complex data segregation engine available in the system

Cloud system parameters should properly be configured basing on your implementation preferences

AF360 Pricing

Please send us an email to af360-pricing@angledimension.com for pricing inquiry of this software and our sales personnel will assist you accordingly.