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Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013

Manufacturing Execution with Dynamics NAV and SHOPFLOOR

When it comes to manufacturing execution in Dynamics NAV there is not much help in the standard application for the shop floor operators. In the company using standard NAV, the operator will probably receive a piece of paper from someone telling him what to do. Indeed this is not very clever, not satisfying for most  and definitely an expensive way […]

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5 Ways ERP Helps Manage a More Agile Manufacturing Process

Manufacturing agility is the ability to respond quickly to unpredictable changes in demand. In today’s market, agility is not only the hallmark of the most competitive manufacturers, it’s also a requirement for day-to-day survival. With a few exceptions, those manufacturers that survive in this market must be able to change direction at a moment’s notice, […]

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5 Ways ERP Simplifies Reporting

Finance and accounting departments are familiar with required, standard financial reporting. It’s normal corporate governance. An enterprise resource planning (ERP) system, when tailored to a business's individual processes, takes care of the requirement.   Senior management needs to see how the company is doing between periods, so customizable reports from an ERP database are critical. […]

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Dynamics GRC Day 2016

Attention governance, risk management and compliance (GRC) professionals and novices alike. Dynamics GRC Day 2016 is here. Only this time it’s in webinar form so you can attend from anywhere. Even better, it’s free!  We've partnered with MSDynamicsworld.com to offer these online sessions. Over the next 6 weeks we have experts in the field coming together […]

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How ERP Changes the Competitive Landscape for Small and Midsize Manufacturers

Small and midsize manufacturers used to manage all of their operations through spreadsheets or accounting software. For a while, that solution worked just fine, but as better technologies have been introduced to manufacturing over the past few decades, many of those smaller manufacturers have found that management method lacking. Manufacturers in today’s markets need more […]

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Signs Your Company is Ready for a New ERP Solution

Most companies starting out can usually track, and manage, their operations in spreadsheets and off the shelf accounting packages. As they grow, they typically add specialized applications as needed and when budgets permit, all while continuing to work in spreadsheets. This works for a short time, until the company starts growing and realizes the manual effort, and cost, involved […]

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Auto-Calculate Canadian Tax for Expense Reimbursement

Canadian tax can make automating employee expense reimbursements difficult and adopting an automated platform to streamline the reimbursement of employees’ out-of-pocket expenses is only half the battle. The search for automation is complicated by the need to report the various Canadian Goods & Service Tax (GST) to ensure they are able to take advantage of available […]

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DynamicPoint Customer & Vendor Portals Architecture

  We have released all of the details on our Portals applications! Our SharePoint Customer and Vendor Portals application is built using the latest technology and hosted on Microsoft Azure. The Portal Service allows DynamicPoint to rapidly synchronize the data within a customer’s Dynamics GP (Great Plains) or Dynamics NAV (Navision) environment to a customer or vendor […]

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5 WAYS ERP HELPS SMBs PREPARE FOR LONG-TERM GROWTH

WAY #5 - Less Hassle An enterprise resource planning (ERP) system is important for gathering key data from around the company. Large companies cannot run without a good ERP system. Small and midsize businesses (SMBs) might be able to get by with simple accounting packages and dozens of spreadsheets—obviously not as efficient as an ERP […]

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5 WAYS ERP HELPS SMBs PREPARE FOR LONG-TERM GROWTH – Pt 5

5 WAYS ERP HELPS SMBs PREPARE FOR LONG-TERM GROWTH WAY #5 - Less Hassle Despite the problems in implementing an ERP system, the result is fewer problems and a stable platform to grow from. Finance and accounting people can be redeployed to be more helpful, interacting with other departments in the company. People in other […]

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