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Microsoft’s Underlying Platform Parts for Enterprise Applications: Somewhat Explained - Part 1
I can partly understand analysts’ temptation to beat up on Microsoft’s forays into the enterprise applications space. To be fair,

pos axapta  ); and Microsoft Dynamics POS (Point of Sale) [ evaluate this product ]. Good and Bad “Green” Perhaps as a knee-jerk reaction or a temptation (who on earth wouldn’t be tempted to manage a single code base and technology set instead of multiple ones?), in the mid 2000s, Microsoft espoused the ill-fated “Project Green.” When the serious concerns of existing individual ERP products’ users, partners, and even Microsoft developers surfaced about the products' full-blown convergence into a single

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A point of sale (POS) system helps retailers automate transactions. POS solutions are used in retail stores where sales associates must enter sales, refunds, layaways, transfers, etc. TEC's model of POS systems facilitates the selection process with research on vendors that support inventory management, register management, price management, transaction management, and other capabilities.  

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Microsoft Dynamics AX: The Chosen One Among Microsoft Dynamics ERP Equals? - Part 3


Part 1 of this blog series positioned all four Microsoft Dynamics enterprise resource planning (ERP) product lines and concluded that Microsoft Dynamics AX [evaluate this product] has been selected as the ace in the Dynamics ERP lineup and a global “platform” player in selected industries. In other words, the product has been providing an industry-enabling layer upon which certified partners can

pos axapta  of this blog series positioned  all four  Microsoft Dynamics   enterprise resource planning (ERP)  product lines and concluded that Microsoft Dynamics AX [ evaluate this product ] has been selected as the ace in the Dynamics ERP lineup and  a global “platform” player in selected industries . In other words, the product has been providing an industry-enabling layer upon which certified partners can build their sub-vertical solutions to cater to so-called  long tail  (sub-vertical) niches. Part Read More

What Do Users Want and Need?


At the basic level, users want a more intuitive way to "look inside the business", and they want applications to bring them closer to their operations, such as alerts that can help them handle exceptions or better yet, to act on business events (or even non-events) well before they become exceptions.

pos axapta  for customers to protractedly postpone their buying decisions. Focus on Evolution and Incremental Upgrades The most important research and development (R&D) revision might be that, instead of a complete rewrite, MBS is going to focus on the Web service layer enabling the four products so that their respective best of breed functions can be used—to some extent interchangeably—as the platform for a composite application solution that would be independent of any individual ERP product. This makes much Read More

ACCPAC -- Being Much More Than Meets The Eye Part Three: Market Impact


ACCPAC has lately been making big strides to extend its reach and turn into a full-fledged comprehensive e-business software provider for small and medium enterprises (SMEs). ACCPAC is likely the only vendor amongst its peers that is an ASP as well. Additionally, ACCPAC applications are geared for growth.

pos axapta  end, accounting, HR, CRM, POS, and WMS are tightly integrated with Advantage Series, while the manufacturing functionality is tightly integrated and available through selected third party products (e.g., COSS Systems and EMR Innovations' ProcessPro 2K3 product). With Pro Series, however, accounting, CRM, manufacturing and WMS are tightly integrated, while the HR integration is still in progress. Applications Geared For Growth Additionally, ACCPAC applications are geared for growth since virtually all the Read More

Microsoft Dynamics AX: The Chosen One Among Microsoft Dynamics ERP Equals? - Part 1


I have no reason to doubt Kirill Tatarinov, thus far the longest-standing corporate VP of Microsoft Business Solutions, when he keeps reassuring the market by stating that “Microsoft equitably loves all of its children.” Indeed, the Microsoft Dynamics division and its staffers are careful not to reveal any individual enterprise resource planning (ERP) product results

pos axapta  marketplace underline the strategic position of Microsoft Dynamics AX in the Microsoft Dynamics ERP portfolio, and provide a strong base for customers seeking industry-specific functionalities and partners seeking additional differentiation. For example, a public sector functionality has been co-developed between Microsoft and  Tyler Technologies  (developed by Microsoft with subcontracted expertise and resources from Tyler, to be more precise), but only for the markets in the US, UK, Germany, Read More

Navision Enhances Its e-Vision And Looks To Expand Vertically - Part 2: Market Impact


Navision has been expanding its coverage in terms of geography, vertical industries, and product functionality. Globally, it has become one of the largest independent small-to-mid-market enterprise system providers.

pos axapta  (WMS), and is therefore positioned by the company as providing a complete ERP solution. Axapta version 2.5, released last December, supports Oracle and SQL Server database platforms. Constructed on object-oriented technology, it is an open-source product (the source code is shipped to partners and customers), which renders it also as easy to customize, and it also provides support both for a Windows client and a Web browser-only client. Moreover, the above-mentioned e-commerce functionality is fully Read More

Microsoft Axapta: Design Factors Shape System Usage Part One: User Interface and Customization


If you are implementing or considering Microsoft Axapta as your ERP system, or providing Axapta-related services, this note provides an overall understanding of how the system fits together to run a business.

pos axapta  prohibitively expensive (or even impossible) so that the firm cannot take advantage of the new releases. There are many benefits to staying up-to-date with software releases. These benefits include staying abreast of technology developments, functionality enhancements, and leveraging the R&D expenditures by the software vendor and independent vendors. Axapta provides several tools that simplify the upgrade process for customizations so that firms can stay within the upgrade path at minimal incremental cos Read More

Is Epicor Poised to Rule the Mid-Market Retail Sector? (Part I)


One renowned vendor seems to have contributed to the 2007 holiday shopping season. That would be Irvine, California, the United States (US)-based Epicor Software Corporation (Nasdaq: EPIC). With over 2,500 employees worldwide and with projected 2007 revenues of $414.5 million (not including the pending acquisition), Epicor is the global leader in the mid-market, serving over 20,000 customers

pos axapta  provider of merchandising and POS software solutions, hardware and services to the retail industry, with about 130 customers at the time. Within a separate business unit, Epicor/CRS applications continue to leverage Microsoft and Java technologies and the unit has over 50,000 in-store systems installed in 32 countries and 10 languages. The CRS acquisition provided existing Epicor customers new, complementary product offerings. It also created expanded opportunities in the hospitality and retail vertical, Read More

Global versus Local Channel Approach, Who Will Win?


There is a clear distinction between the market dynamics within the respective MBS and Sage/Best channels.

pos axapta  extended-ERP system that is supposed to place all MBS enterprise applications on a pure service oriented architecture (SOA) (rather than on a single, rewritten code), but on separate tracks as to preserve the differentiating traits of each ERP product. The way the SME segment is (i.e., it requires small nimble applications for the lower-end of the spectrum as well as medium-size, complex applications for the upper-end of the spectrum), seems to need the people and process focus that is depicted above. Read More

End-to-end Encryption Security Requirements


The Secure POS Vendors Alliance (SPVA) commissioned the End-to-end Security workgroup to provide clear guidelines on the application of encryption technology to payment card data used for retail financial transactions. This document addresses encrypting payment card data in tamper-resistant security modules.

pos axapta  Security Requirements The Secure POS Vendors Alliance (SPVA) commissioned the End-to-end Security workgroup to provide clear guidelines on the application of encryption technology to payment card data used for retail financial transactions. This document addresses encrypting payment card data in tamper-resistant security modules. Read More

Navision Enhances Its e-Vision And Looks To Expand Vertically


By posting a profitable year while delivering different flavors of products to satisfy many fastidious tastes and by offering an attractive value proposition to its channel, Navision could be telling us that the appropriate offering might be the recipe to thrive even during difficult economic climate.

pos axapta  Navision Axapta customers should supposedly be able to work more proactively with customers, partners and vendors. They join the Navision Attain and Navision Financials customers who were introduced to Commerce Gateway earlier this year. Recent Navision developments include: Navision Axapta Line Extended Navision Financials Expanded Navision/Damgaard Merger Financial Results Other Developments This is Part One of a three-part note on Navision. Part Two will discuss the Market Impact and Part Three will Read More

Managing Your Supply Chain Using Microsoft Axapta: A Book Excerpt Part Four: Guidelines and Case Studies


The lack of effective game plans is typically cited as a leading cause of poor system implementation. The following guidelines provide suggestions for improving the effectiveness of sales and operations planning (S&OP) game plans.

pos axapta  purchasing and capacity planning purposes. An additional six to twelve month planning horizon is typically recommended. This minimum planning horizon should be reflected in the item's time fences, such as the coverage and forecast time fences. Reviewing and Updating Game Plans . The process for reviewing and updating each game plan should be embedded into the firm's regularly scheduled management meetings focusing on demands and supply chain activities. An agreed-upon game plan reflects a balance of Read More

ACE Retail 3000 - POS System


There are three versions of ACE Retail 3000: Basic Edition, Standard Edition; and Advanced Edition. Ace Retail 3000 Basic Edition has over twenty modules and has touch screen capabilities. It runs on Microsoft SQL Server, which is included with the product. ACE Retail 3000 Standard Edition has over fifty modules, including an inventory management function. ACE Retail 3000 Advanced Edition has over eighty modules that can be customized and configured.

pos axapta  Retail 3000 - POS System There are three versions of ACE Retail 3000: Basic Edition, Standard Edition; and Advanced Edition. Ace Retail 3000 Basic Edition has over twenty modules and has touch screen capabilities. It runs on Microsoft SQL Server, which is included with the product. ACE Retail 3000 Standard Edition has over fifty modules, including an inventory management function. ACE Retail 3000 Advanced Edition has over eighty modules that can be customized and configured. Read More

Alaric Systems Ltd


Alaric, an NCR company, provides fraud prevention and intelligent transaction handling solutions globally. From ATM and POS transactions to internet banking and mobile payments, Alaric's products enable customers to achieve unmatched fraud detection rates and efficiently manage the complexity of transaction processing and authorisation.

pos axapta  globally. From ATM and POS transactions to internet banking and mobile payments, Alaric's products enable customers to achieve unmatched fraud detection rates and efficiently manage the complexity of transaction processing and authorisation. Read More

NetSuite to Perfect Omnichannel Order Management


NetSuite continues to round out its exacting capabilities for retailers and distributors. Having acquired the Retail Anywhere cloud point of sales (POS) system in early 2013, on the eve of the SuiteWorld 2013 conference NetSuite has acquired OrderMotion Inc., a provider of order management solutions based in Burlington, Massachusetts, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition of OrderMotion’s cloud

pos axapta  cloud point of sales (POS) system in early 2013, on the eve of the SuiteWorld 2013 conference NetSuite has  acquired OrderMotion Inc. , a provider of order management solutions based in Burlington, Massachusetts, for an undisclosed sum. The acquisition of OrderMotion’s cloud-based Direct-to-Consumer (D2C) Order Management capabilities adds to NetSuite’s own cloud-based order management system, furthering NetSuite’s focus on this increasingly important and complex business challenge and critical Read More