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Software Advice Reviews of Ascentis


Ascentis Payroll (formerly InstaPay) was created in 1980 by EBS On Line, a California payroll services company. The organization flourished through a focus on exceptional customer service and real-time payroll processing.

Ascentis HR (formerly HROffice) was created in 1994 by Ascentis Corporation, a human resources software firm dedicated to providing small and medium-sized businesses with easy-to-use HR and benefits management solutions.

In 2007 the firms joined forces and created a fully integrated HR and payroll offering. Ascentis continues to grow with a focus on the following key values:


We pride ourselves on products that are easy-to-use and a company that is easy to engage

Great Customer Service

Our employees are dedicated to being responsive, personal and knowledgeable about our products and services

Best Overall Value

We offer a broad range of services that are competitive in price and designed to provide a significant return on investment