Introducing QuickView

March 2014

A new series of how-to videos showing you how to do/fix/get through a particular task. Read more.


CarFacts History Reports

March 2014

We've teamed up with to bring you more integration. Read more.


Partnering with Finance Accelerator

March 2014

We've teamed up with a leading Finance solution.  Read more.


Service Mobility Tablets

March 2014

Give your customers the service department experience they'll keep talking about. Read more.


NOVA Version 11.1 Release

March 2014

Find out what's new in parts, service, accounting and more in the latest version of NOVA. Read more.


DealerSocket Tutorial: Service Marketing

March 2014

Step by step guide to using service forecasting in your service marketing. Read more.


Fixed Operations User Group Success

March 2014

We recently held a free consulting day in NSW for parts and service. Read more.


ERAnet Service 2.0 Bundle

February 2014

ERAnet Service 2.0 includes a bundle of key functions that streamline your entire day in a service department. Read more.


Audi Parts Receipting

February 2014

Find out what happened when Audi dealerships in Australia asked their manufacturers for parts receipting. Read more.


Luxury Tax Update

February 2014

Pentana Solutions continues to stay on top of the luxury tax changes. Read more.


DealerPRO in Thailand

February 2014

SHK in Thailand gives feedback after one year on DealerPRO. Read more.


DealerSocket is Changing Dealerships

February 2014

Find out how CRM software improved a dealership's sales in mere months. Read more.


Responding to Privacy Act

February 2014

CIO responds to recent privacy act changes. Read more.



Survey Winners

February 2014

Find out who is going on a holiday after completing our survey! Read more.



15 February Service Outage

February 2014

Select Pentana Solutions' services will be down for 2 hours on 15 February. Read more.



End of Year VFacts in a Snapshot

January 2014

Here's what we learned from the End of Year VFacts report in Australia. Read more.



A Look Back at NADA 2014

January 2014

Last week, key executives attended NADA 2014 in New Orleans, USA. Read more.


Dynamic Matching Now Verifies Email Addresses Too

January 2014

How important is your database? Rather, how important is your bottom line? Read more.


Reaching "Out of Reach" Customers: The Crux of DealerSocket

January 2014

Find out how one award winning multi-franchise group in Australia furthered their success with DealerSocket. Read more.


DealerSocket December Release

January 2014

Find tutorials for the  latest DealerSocket changes. Read more.


Trade Everyday Parts with CLERA

January 2014

Trading parts isn't going anywhere - but how it's done, is. Read more.


Luxury Car Tax & GST Ruling

January 2014

Stay up-to-date with the December 2013 Luxury Car Tax Ap Group case decision. Read more.


Find Value from your Obsolete Parts

January 2014

Capitalise on your entire  parts department with Online Parts Locator, PareX. Read more.


Online Service Bookings

January 2014

Want to book more service appointments without lifting a finger? Read more.


Pentana Solutions Heads to NADA 2014

January 2014

Pentana Solutions is sponsoring the International Lounge at the U.S. Convention. Read more.


3 Real Life Scenarios to Create Customers for Life with CRM

December 2013

Insights by Senior Sales Manager, Tim Chopping Read more.


Our First Monthly Newsletter.

December 2013

We've consolidated our important news into one monthly communication. Read more.


Introducing Pulse.

December 2013

We're so excited to announce our latest innovation, Pulse.  Read more.


Fixed Operations Consulting Day Deemed a Success

December 2013

You use your DMS every day but have you ever wondered if there is an easier way to do things? Read more.


Pentana Solutions Gives Back Through R.I.T.C.H. Foundation

December 2013

Recently Pentana Solutions staff recognised the immediate need to send support to the Philippines after the country was hit with one of the worst natural disasters in history. Read more.


Pentana Solutions Celebrates the Holiday Season with Family

December 2013

As Pentana Solutions expands across the world, it takes with it its roots of family values and employee support. Read more.


How One CRM Tool Helped Sell 14 Vehicles in 48 Hours

December 2013

If someone offered you a tool that could deliver three signed contracts in four hours would you take it? Read more.

Pentana Solutions Welcomes 3 New Italian Dealerships this November

December 2013

Just last month, three new prominent Italian dealers signed on to used Pentana Solutions' Dealer Management System, Sipad.X. Read more.


Motorama Group Commits to a Bright Future with Pentana Solutions

November 2013

The Motorama Group, a highly renowned multi-franchise dealer group based in Queensland, is enhancing their relationship with Pentana Solutions. Read more.


Pentana Solutions Welcomes Back Nick Acquarola

November 2013

Pentana Solutions is excited to welcome Nick Acquarola to its company to head up the new 5 Star Hub Project. Read more


Pentana Solutions Congratulates Hino Motors Dubai

November 2013

Key executives from Pentana Solutions recently attended the official opening ceremony of Hino Motors Middle East Parts Depot in Dubai. Read more


PareX continues UK success with Jaguar and Land Rover network

November 2013

Pentana Solutions is proud to announce the continuing success with JLR in the UK market. Read more


Saab signs with PareX in the UK

November 2013

Pentana Solutions is proud to announce the continuing success of the automotive parts exchange, PareX, in the UK market. Read more

Pentana Solutions announces the acquisition of Esseitalia

November 2012

Pentana Solutions have taken a massive leap forward in its global ambition by announcing the acquisition of Esseitalia - the second largest DMS supplier in Italy. Esseitalia's existing customer base of over 300 customers using SIPAD.X is an exciting strategic move that accelerates Pentana Solutions' drive into Europe by adding a high quality DMS to its stable and growing customer base in Italy. Essentially this adds a team of the very best people that have long and deep experience in the DMS area across the region. Please click here to read more.


Pentana Solutions Partnership with PareX
March 2012

Pentana Solutions a leading global communications and information technology company for the automotive industry has announced a new business partnership with PareX, to be an exclusive distributor for their products in Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, Philippines and Indonesia.

PareX is an established virtual warehouse online parts platform linking and compiling stock information for OEM's and dealers, allowing them to have insight into stock and the possibility to buy stock online. This will assist parts managers by offering a more sensible and innovative solutions to strengthen parts management.
Joost Kramer, co-owner of PareX: "We are confident Pentana Solutions will prove to be the right partner in the Asia Pacific area and they will help us grow even further and will provide excellent service to the PareX users in their region". Click here to read more.

Audi Australia makes the decision to approve one of Pentana Solutions stunning new CRM solutions DealerSocket.

January 2012

Pentana Solutions a leading communications and information technology company that specialises in the development of software solutions and services for the global automotive and associated industries. Utilising the latest technology, Pentana Solutions provide an innovative range of solutions and services that help our clients to achieve peak performance levels in their businesses. We are delighted that Audi Australia has approved of their dealers using Pentana Solutions DealerSocket CRM, to improve dealer process, and customer management. Audi Australia will be closely working with Pentana Solutions to ensure dealers are provided with all central leads and electronic marketing material sent to the relevant dealers. Top line data will be available to assist Audi Australia in identifying any areas of improvement in the customer management process. Click here to read more.

Media Releases: 2011

Pentana Solutions announces the acquisition of Wilkinson Electronic Document

August 2011

We are extremely excited to announce the acquisition of Wilkinson Electronic Document Solutions.Pentana Solutions became aware of the Wilkinson business through our acquisition of IDS as Wilkinson provide the print, fax and email functionality to our IDS distribution solutions: e42 and DistributorPRO. Click here to read more.

Media Releases: 2010

July 2010

Pentana Solutions is excited to announce a major new business birth with Hino Motor Sales Thailand

(HMST). DealerPRO rollout to dealers under this key distributor in Asia will extend the relationship between the two companies. HMST dealer operations will be streamlined by DealerPRO, product packed with Pentana Solutions' know-how, to strengthen and maximize company's sales competency.More>

February 2010

Pentana Solutions are extremely excited about this acquisition and the opportunity to provide its clients with superior solutions and service levels.  The new "Integration Gold" module provides an immense opportunity to create a unique solution for the industry a fully integrated wholesale/retail solution. More>