Quote-to-Cash in Acumatica Manufacturing Edition

Posted on: March 10, 2022 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Quote-to-Cash is an integral part of the manufacturing industry. This process is essentially a complete outline of the sales process from beginning to end. It encompasses product creation and pricing, quoting, customer acceptance, ordering, and overseeing revenue.  Customers seeking out a specific product often ask for a quote before making any decisions. Companies need to be able to efficiently present comprehensive quotes that address that individual’s needs and desires. Moreover,...


Advanced Billing in Acumatica

Posted on: December 13, 2021 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Acumatica is one of the most comprehensive cloud ERPs on the market right now. Its integrated CRM-ERP software paired with its ability to be accessed from virtually anywhere in the world make it an attractive solution for companies looking to remain competitive in the modern marketplace. One of the key benefits of Acumatica is its advanced billing module. With advanced billing, Acumatica users can oversee any project billing scenario using...


The Impact of Integrating Acumatica for Professional Services

Posted on: November 10, 2021 | By: Rosie Gill | Acumatica

Companies in the professional services industry understand the importance of having comprehensive and accurate management of financial information in order to generate growth and success. Because of the complex and unique nature of various clients’ needs, having inefficient accounting systems results in decreased productivity and profitability for professional service businesses.  Acumatica’s unique pricing model, open APIs, and integration of manufacturing models make it the best ERP solution for companies seeking...


Logan Consulting Effectively Leverages SharePoint for ERP Implementations

Posted on: December 30, 2020 | By: Tim Lovely | Uncategorized, QAD Practice News, Logan Consulting News, ERP Selection, QAD Business Process

Logan Consulting will start a number of new ERP implementation projects in thee new year! For our new clients who do not have a well-defined SharePoint structure, Logan Consulting's SharePoint structure does an excellent job of supporting our ERP implementation projects. Logan Consulting utilizes Sharepoint extensively as part of our methodology, and it has become an integral tool to support our projects. In addition to the SharePoint lists for a...


Equipment Preparation and Testing as a Critical Part of an ERP Conversion

Posted on: December 27, 2020 | By: Tim Lovely | QAD Practice News, Uncategorized

As Logan Consulting continues to work with clients to successfully implement ERP systems at client facilities, a detailed cutover plan needs to not only account for ERP related end user training and data conversion to prepare the ERP system for the go-live, it also needs to consider related equipment. In addition to data related tasks, it is critical to test the use of all equipment prior to cutover to confirm...


ERP Implementation – Go-Live Metric Definition and Utilization

Posted on: September 28, 2020 | By: Tim Lovely | QAD Financials, QAD Practice News, QAD Manufacturing, QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution

As this is continual area of emphasis for ERP go-lives that we are involved in, we thought we would re-iterate the importance of this topic, written about back in 2014 as the importance of it has not diminished! The cutover to a new ERP system, or Go-Live, is often a difficult and stressful event for those involved. As the typical cutover weekend approaches and passes, teams often neglect the definition...


Restructure your ERP Support Model Through this Effective Approach:

Posted on: August 18, 2020 | By: Craig Thompson | Uncategorized, Microsoft Dynamics AX/365

As you may already know, the Logan Solution Center (LSC) provides our clients assistance with targeted ERP system support requests. However, what you may not know is how this approach is positively affecting our client’s bottom line. LSC support for Microsoft Dynamics AX or Dynamics 365 for Finance and Supply Chain Management assists our clients in transforming how they manage ERP-related business issues and projects and work to maximize the...


How to Increase eCommerce Success with an ERP Solution

Posted on: July 22, 2020 | By: Guy Logan | Acumatica

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to keep people away from stores, more and more consumers have turned to the Internet to satisfy their shopping needs. Whether it’s buying out Amazon’s entire stock of hand sanitizer or ordering groceries online, eCommerce has seen a significant increase over the past few months. Total U.S. online sales reached $73.2 billion this past June, up 76.2 percent from just a year ago. There’s no...


QAD EE Data Conversion Tracker – Use, Data Elements and Metrics

Posted on: June 29, 2020 | By: Tim Lovely | QAD Financials, QAD Practice News, QAD Manufacturing, QAD Business Process, QAD Distribution

For complex QAD Enterprise Applications projects, the importance of a concise and accurate Data Conversion Tracker managed in Microsoft Excel or SharePoint is critical to a successful cutover. During the last several weeks leading up to a Go-Live, management of the static, master, and dynamic data; along with the data ownership and status is important, as is the ability to view status metrics at any given time to view progress...


Acumatica Named Leader in 2020 Nucleus Research ERP Technology Report

Posted on: June 22, 2020 | By: Guy Logan | Acumatica

In a recent Nucleus Research report, Acumatica was named a leader in its value matrix that evaluated numerous ERP solutions on their functionality and usability. Solutions listed in the Leaders Quadrant received high marks in both areas. In a world of increasing digitization, making the shift to a more productive ERP system is crucial to keeping a competitive edge for your company. But with the overwhelming number of vendors available...