Author Archives: Matthew Hunt

myStratus 2019 and Spectra 2019 General Availability

Both myStratus 2019 and Spectra 2019 are now available for general release! Our StudioPlus team’s been working hard over the past several months to deliver this major update. From development to testing, documentation to editing, and feedback to delivery, each … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Additional Goodies

Over the past several days, I’ve been privileged to describe our latest 2019 features, and today I’m sharing some “Additional Goodies” in the latest release. These features may not warrant their own dedicated blog post but we believe they’re still … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Mobile App Credit Card Processing

When we announced the 2018 version of Spectra & myStratus last year, one of the features introduced was an integration with Cayan’s (now TSYS’s) Genius Mini device. This powerful little device allows you to take credit card payments from your … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Gift Certificate Enhancements

Gift Certificates can help generate both new clients and good will with existing clients. We’re offering some new enhancements to the Gift Certificate feature this year, including the capability to generate a completely random number to a newly created gift … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Client Marketing Checkboxes

Privacy laws continue to become more complex. We’re therefore updating our terminology for those clients who want to receive marketing content. The software now displays “Allow Marketing” rather than “Do Not Market”. We’ve also split the checkbox into three parts: … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Payment Plans & Web Forms Enhancement

Our Web Form & Payment Plan capabilities are some of the most dynamic features available in myStratus. We’re bringing these powerhouses together in the 2019 version by introducing Invoice-based Web Forms! Now, your web forms can pull information directly from … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – myStratus Maps

Today’s new feature gives you a snapshot of the physical location of your customer base. This is a new service we’re making available as an add-on to myStratus Users. myStratus Maps are a powerful way to look at the geographic … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Online Booking Enhancements

Online booking can be key to expanding your business opportunities. Each year we try to introduce new enhancements to our online booking portal to keep up with the current needs affecting your business. Here are some of the new features … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Online Payments

The most requested feature over this past year has by far been an online payment portal where your clients can pay for invoices, payment plans, and even update their credit card info – all from their own device. I’m excited … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2019 Enhancements – Net Promoter Scores

Ever received a 1-10 scoring scale like this from a business you’ve recently patronaged? “How likely are you to recommend our service to a friend or colleague?” The number you select during this survey is called a Net Promoter Score … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment