AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP: ERP for Discrete Manufacturing Certification Report

The AIM Computer Solutions product AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for discrete manufacturing in the ERP Evaluation Center. The certification seal is a valuable indicator for organizations relying on the integrity of TEC research for assistance with their software selection projects. Download this report for product highlights, competitive analysis, product analysis, and in-depth analyst commentary.

About This Report

AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0 certified by: Christopher Tanner, Research Analyst, Technology Evaluation Centers
Demonstration conducted by: Jerry Czernel, Vice President, Operations, AIM Computer Solutions

Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) is pleased to announce that AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP is now TEC Certified for online evaluation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions for discrete manufacturing in the Enterprise Resource Planning Evaluation Center. The ERP Evaluation Center enables you to compare and evaluate functionality based on TEC’s comprehensive model of ERP software for discrete manufacturing. Data used in the Evaluation Center are obtained from the vendor’s responses to TEC’s request for information (RFI). Certification ensures that product capabilities have been demonstrated to TEC analysts based on the responses AIM Computer Solutions provided in its completed TEC RFI; and that TEC analysts have analytically and comparatively reviewed AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP RFI data against known benchmarks.

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Report Contents

Background and Analyst View

AIM Computer Solutions is a Microsoft Partner offering a solution based on Microsoft Dynamics GP 10.0 for the automotive vertical. The company targets small to medium-sized parts suppliers for the automotive industry and offers a core product called AIM Vision, which fully integrates with Microsoft Dynamics GP, SL, and NAV. The product certified by TEC is a package containing the core functionality provided by Microsoft Dynamics GP and the add-ons created by AIM Computer Solutions. As an independent software vendor, AIM Computer Solutions has access to the source code of Microsoft Dynamics GP and integrated its add-ons to work seamlessly with Microsoft Dynamics GP.
 
AIM Vision offers  functionality for automotive suppliers who typically produce parts using a repetitive process for large and small volume orders. In addition, AIM Vision provides for specialized features that are mandated or unique to automotive suppliers. These include electronic data interchange (EDI) cumulative reports, Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG) labels, retro billing, engineering change management, scrap accounting, returnable container tracking, and overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) reporting.  Read more
 
 

Benchmark Results for AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP

The benchmark graphs represent the quantity of support by AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP for the functionality within each module identified in the TEC Focus Indicator, on a scale of 0 to 100 points.
 
The TEC Focus Indicator™ shows you which types of functionality are likely differentiators for AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP solution in the small business software space. Get the results
 
 

Product Review: AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP



Ease of Use
Workflow Design
Ease of Implementation
Innovation
 
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TEC Analyst Observations on AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP

AIM Vision does not bring substantial enhancements for Microsoft Dynamics GP 10 for sections such as financials, human resources, or sales management, because these functionalities are not its main focus. Criteria for inventory and purchasing management are redesigned, and the major advantage of AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP is that it provides improved functionality for manufacturing management, with a focus on production planning (e.g., master production planning and rough cut capacity planning). Finally, quality management is enhanced by AIM Vision, which makes it a strong product for companies for whom quality management is a high priority. Read more
 
 

Detailed Functionality Graphs for AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP

The benchmark graphs represent the quantity of support by AIM Vision for Microsoft Dynamics GP for the functionality within each module identified in the TEC Focus Indicator, on a scale of 0 to 100 points.
 
  • Financials
  • Human Resources
  • Manufacturing Management
  • Inventory Management
  • Purchasing Management
  • Quality Management
  • Sales Management
 
 
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