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Microsoft US Partner Award
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US Partner for Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations
Intelligent Manufacturing Solutions
We help process, discrete, and lean manufacturers embrace innovation as the worlds of operations and information technology converge – enabling smart products, connected operations, cost savings and increased revenue.
The global supply chain is the foundation for every manufacturer’s planning, sourcing, production, sales, and financial success. When managed well, it will drive velocity, encourage innovation, and increase profits. However, if managed poorly, it will increase costs, reduce quality, and inhibit success.
FDA Regulated Manufacturing
In addition to the challenges faced by any manufacturer, the Life Sciences and Food industries must also be able to support long product development life cycles, comply with increasingly stringent regulatory, and improve product quality while operating with razor thin margins.
Lean manufacturers rely on visual management boards and cues, pull-based supply chains, levelized flow with JIT production, eliminating waste, and fostering continuous improvement. When traditional IT systems like ERP are forced onto lean processes, the effects can be extremely damaging.
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Reduce IT Complexity With One End-to-End Technology Partner
In 2018, IT spending is projected to reach a total of $3.7 trillion worldwide, which is an increase of 6.2% from last year according to the latest forecast from Gartner, Inc. It’s a constant challenge to keep your IT costs down without weakening service, quality or security.
When people first learn about lean, they become excited by its simplicity and the exceptional benefits it brings. They mistakenly believe that because the concepts of lean are so simple that implementing it in a company should be equally simple, but that is rarely the case.
Digitalization is Becoming the standandard and the companies investing in smart factories now will get decide what the future of manufacturing is going to look like. Chek our Smart Factories Infographic.
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With the general availability of Dynamics 365 Business Central on April 2, 2018, clarity is needed on the differences between Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations and Dynamics 365 Business Central for potential users and partners alike.
The manufacturing industry is at a pivotal point in its history. Companies of all shapes and sizes are changing quickly due to digital technologies, rising customer expectations, and new opportunities for doing business.
In July 2018, Microsoft announced a set of changes to the way Dynamics 365 updates were going to be delivered to users, promising predictable updates, continuous deployment and early visibility of future changes – and delivering on those promises.
When discussing the future of manufacturing, it’s easy to get carried away and imagine a world where technology will solve all the problems and completely automate operations.