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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Manufacturing Highlights: Procurement and Sourcing, Financial, Compliance and Controls

Pam Washbon on Aug 13, 2014 11:41:00 AM

We hope to highlight the value that Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 brings to manufacturers. This week we will focus on some features that can aid in procurement and sourcing, financial, compliance and controls. Procurement and Sourcing Read More

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New & Improved Microsoft Dynamics Community Site is Launched

Pam Washbon on Jul 18, 2014 3:43:00 PM

The July Site Update to the Microsoft Dynamics Community is now live!  Microsoft spent the last 6 months building many features based on user feedback, including: a mobile-friendly user interface, redesigned forums, and upgraded badges and leaderboards. Read More

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Support Costs and TCO for Microsoft Dynamics AX vs SAP

Pam Washbon on Jul 2, 2014 3:43:00 PM

Microsoft Dynamics AX customers enjoy lower costs and better control over their licensing Read More

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Quicker ROI with Microsoft Dynamics

Pam Washbon on Jun 19, 2014 3:43:00 PM

In a recent article, by  Jamie Bracewell of Edgewater Fullscope, he shared some interesting statistics that were provided by Cindy Jutras, a widely recognized expert in analyzing the impact of enterprise applications on business performance. Ms. Jutras ... Read More

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Going Lean with an ERP

Pam Washbon on Jan 10, 2014 3:43:00 PM

Chances are your company has already embarked on lean initiatives. Many companies have realized that waste is the opposite of value. Because of this they work to optimize in order to remain profitable and competitive. But what value can an ERP bring to ... Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning Lean Manufacturing

Manufacturing Renaissance

Pam Washbon on Jan 10, 2014 3:43:00 PM

This AME-sponsored event, hosted by capital equipment and engineering solutions provider Barry-Wehmiller, brought together manufacturing leaders whose companies represent what is possible when people-centric leadership is coupled with enterprise ... Read More

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ERP Modernization with Dynamics AX

Pam Washbon on Jan 10, 2014 3:43:00 PM

A savvy business should stay informed about new or upcoming technologies. The same can be said about your ERP system. A system created in the 1990’s will not be able to cater to the needs of a modern business. If your systems is one or two generations ... Read More

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What's New in AX 2012 R2: Project Accounting and Sales and Marketing

Pam Washbon on Jan 10, 2014 11:41:00 AM

  We hope to share some of the changes coming to AX 2012 R2. We will cover accounting to sales and everywhere in between. It is our job to put the value in AX. Read More

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Task Recorder Update White Paper for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012

Pam Washbon on Jan 10, 2014 11:41:00 AM

This white paper describes how to use the advanced functions in Task recorder that are available in Knowledgebase article 2863182.  You can generate artifacts that can be uploaded to Business process modeler in Lifecycle Services for Microsoft Dynamics. ... Read More

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Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Manufacturing Highlights: Discrete Manufacturing

Pam Washbon on Jan 10, 2014 11:41:00 AM

We hope to highlight the value that Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 brings to manufacturers, starting with some features that can aid discrete manufacturing companies. Execute multiple production strategies, including configure-to-order, assemble-to-order, ... Read More

Topics Enterprise Resource Planning