Product Showcase – 09/11/2018

Welcome to our fortnightly showcase, full of release information and early looks at upcoming developments for the fortnight from 29/10 to 09/11!


Costing mode – released

Remove unnecessary costs from your roster

Provide contextual, easy to read & in the moment feedback on your labour spend when viewing a roster
Use budgets, earning rates & simple cost density to help you easily identify, triage & remove unnecessary costs on your rosters
Select earning rates in your costing vitals to be signified on a roster so that you can review & triage these unnecessary costs


Target based costing mode – in design

Set & track how you’re performing against a labour spend target in your roster

Use a demand driver such as bookings, sales or orders
to measure how you’re performing against your target


Qualification based demand – in development

Ensure compliance by having qualified staff working when you need them

Ensure you always have qualified staff working when you need them

Easily see employees that are qualified and not so you can make smarter decisions when rostering
Know when your staff need requalifying
a staff member becomes qualified or unqualified on a roster so you know when your staff need to be re-trained


Role based demand – in development

Meet demand with people performing the right roles

Use role based demand to make sure you always
have staff performing key roles for your business
See not only the roles that contribute to headcount, but your full roster so you can make smarter decision

Creating rosters from demand – in development

Create rosters using forecasted demand

Use your forecasted demand & headcount need to create shifts when creating new rosters to ensure you have the right people at the right time
Combine with Ento’s autofill & optimise engine to create the most efficient roster possible when creating a new roster
Create rosters of unassigned shifts to use as a base to ensure you have the correct amount of people for the job


Roster publish screen – in development

Get an overview of your roster vitals when publishing a roster

Check your roster vitals before publishing a roster to ensure you are meeting business objectives
Reinforcing business objectives by introducing roster vitals to more steps of the rostering process


Roster resizing – in design

20% more cells so you can view more of what’s important to you


Single Sign-On – in QA

Security, peace of time & less passwords

Integrate with Active Directory via ADFS or Okta
Centrally control access & credentials for all employees –
Ensure onboarding and offboarding stays smooth and secure
Employees can use their company email and password to access Ento — less forgotten passwords


Other features

Copy & paste to new employees – ready for release
Copy & paste and drag & drop with new employees now works within the new roster builder


Non-contributing hours – ready for release
Hours set to ‘not contribute to hour count’ in the award builder will not be included in the roster hour summaries


Drag shifts to unassigned row – ready for release
Assigned shifts can now be dragged to the unassigned row to unassign an employee


Push notifications – ready for release
Notify employees of roster summaries, new shifts, leave approvals, fill in requests, workflow updates & more


Bulk confirm employee shifts – in design
Confirm all shifts for an employee on a roster through the employee information panel



See you next fortnight for another update! Feel free to check out past fortnights here.

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