The TCC ASCENDER Business applications are comprehensive, performance based and incorporate state-of-the-art functionality, significantly increasing user productivity. The product is web-based, fully integrated, and supports the operational and reporting requirements of Texas districts, charter schools, private schools, and education service centers. The software is scalable in both design and configuration in order to meet the needs of any size district. ASCENDER provides the reporting, analytical, and data access needs as defined by the Texas educational community. TxEIS software standards are compatible with Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, and Apple Safari browsers, as well as Linux and Windows operating systems. PEIMS requirements, school district practices and education law are the foundation for each Business application, making PEIMS data extract and submission an integral part of the Business System.
ASCENDER business applications include accounts receivable, asset management, bank reconciliation, budget, employee access/self service, finance, grants and projects, payroll, personnel, warehouse, and purchasing. Appropriate systems allow for document attachments..