Monthly Inventory Close in Microsoft Dynamics 365…Am I Doing It Right?

Posted on: April 21, 2021 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

If you've ever asked yourself this question you are not alone.  Although D365 offers some great tools in helping you close out inventory every month many people do not even know they are there. Inventory closing is necessary for your business to calculate the correct cost prices of inventory, so it is critical to make sure we run inventory close correctly to ensure accurate results.  In this post, we are going...


Dynamics 365: Job Scheduling and Capacity Planning 

Posted on: April 12, 2021 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

The purpose of Job Scheduling is to schedule individual production orders so that each operation in the production route has a start date/time and end date/time. Job Scheduling also works to ensure that the materials that are needed for production are available when the operation starts.   The role of Capacity Planning is to assess whether there is enough time, resources, and capabilities to finish production in time to meet demand.   When...


Financial Reporting Drill Down with Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance

Posted on: March 31, 2021 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

Financial reporting for the application allows financial and business professionals to create, maintain, deploy, and view financial statements. It moves beyond traditional reporting constraints to help you efficiently design various types of reports. Financial reporting capabilities in Dynamics 365 for Finance include dimension support, meaning that account segments are immediately available. No additional tools or configuration steps are required. Some key features include report design flexibility, financial report collaboration, and...


Exploring the Differences Between D365 Business Central and Dynamics Finance & Operations

Posted on: February 17, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Business Central

In today's digital economy, it is more important than ever for your business to be supported by a reliable and modern ERP solution. Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central and Dynamics 365 Finance & Operations both offer excellent functionalities for any company looking for a future-proof ERP system. However, it can sometimes be difficult for businesses to decide between the two platforms, as they both offer similar features. To help with...


Top Ways to Accelerate Innovation in the Automotive Industry Using Dynamics 365   

Posted on: December 16, 2020 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

With Dynamics 365 for Finance and Supply Chain Management, you can benefit from clear end-to-end solutions within unified environments. The user-centric interface allows you to bring together business applications and accelerate your business's growth. D365 provides a consistent, centralized data service that the automotive industry can use to deliver differentiated customer experiences. By understanding how digital transformation can drive transformative efficiency, create data-driven apps, and unlock insights, you can address expanding customer needs while staying aligned with ever-evolving regulations. In this blog post, we...


Ways Microsoft D365 Increases Customer Satisfaction in a Transportation Workplace 

Posted on: December 14, 2020 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

With Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Supply Chain Management, you can innovate products and processes to meet specific market and customer demands. Connected operations enable companies to work smarter and enjoy great flexibility in day-to-day operations. Built with cutting edge business intelligence, Dynamics 365 offers the required visibility across your distribution to keep up with current trends and perform at optimum levels. In this blog post, we will be...


Top Three Ways to Increase Security in Dynamics 365 for Manufacturers

Posted on: December 6, 2020 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing, Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

By increasing security through policies, manufacturers can optimize and maintain licensing, user management, and work with a more reliable system. Dynamics 365 for Finance and Supply Chain Management enables security and compliance functions which use modern day digital transformation to decrease internal data theft and other malicious use of data. By using D365, manufacturers can minimize security problems which can lead to financial loss and the deterioration of customer/vendor relationships....


Dynamics 365: Release Enhancements Plan Dec. 2020

Posted on: December 6, 2020 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

The 2020 release wave plan for Dynamics 365 brings new innovations that provide you with significant capabilities to transform your business. This month's release contains the following exciting new features in Dynamics 365 for Finance & Operations for these apps: Finance, Supply Chain Management, Guides, and Project Operations.  Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management obtains a unified view of inventory, warehouse, manufacturing, service, and logistics with predictive analytics. New Feature: Default RFQ...


4 Ways to Manage Quality Testing and Data in Regulated Industries

Posted on: December 2, 2020 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

With Dynamics 365 for Supply Chain Management, businesses can improve product quality within the supply chain through quality management. With quality testing and data, you can monitor and handle operational tasks and product corrections efficiently. Supply Chain Management allows you to schedule projects, manage nonconforming products, and track issues by problem types. By using key performance indicators, through Dynamics, you can identify business solutions by utilizing KPI statistics and diagnostic types. In this blog post, we will be...


Top 3 Ways to Mitigate Implementation Risk Using Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance and SCM tools

Posted on: November 24, 2020 | By: Lauren Yang | Microsoft Dynamics AX/365, Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing

Reduce project risk through Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Supply Chain Management by exceeding key performance indicators. There are many factors which can effectively contribute to success, including efficient planning, strong utilization of D365 tools, and good communication. With D365, you gain access to a wide range of tools for the implementation of multi-phased successful projects. In this blog post, we will be discussing the top three ways to mitigate implementation risk using Microsoft D365 Finance and...