What to Expect at the Acumatica 2021 R1 Virtual Launch Event

Posted on: February 1, 2021 | By: Josie Mah | Acumatica

Acumatica has officially scheduled their 2021 R1 Virtual Launch Event for Thursday, February 18. At the event, users will see the new and improved Acumatica platform, which boasts technology advances and new features and integrations across Acumatica’s Financials, Distribution, CRM, Payroll, Commerce, Construction, Field Service, and Manufacturing applications. In this blog post, we will highlight the key features of Acumatica 2021 R1 and provide information on how to register for the Virtual Launch Event.

Key feature 1: Improved usability

Acumatica’s 100% browser-based cloud ERP, advanced UI, and modern workflows contribute to the platform’s award-winning usability. In 2021 R1, users will see usability advancements that will help businesses save time and maximize profits:

  • Automatic CRM contact creation using mobile image recognition for business cards
  • Side panel arrangement and ordering options for increased visibility and efficiency
  • Navigation to external URLs through General Inquiry results
  • Optimized communication with customers using General Inquiry

Key feature 2: Advanced functionality

Acumatica 2021 R1 is optimal for mid-market growth businesses, as the platform offers best-in-class industry-specific business functionalities for Commerce, Construction, Distribution, Field Service, and Manufacturing. Acumatica 2021 R1 offers a range of new features and capabilities that improve the platform’s functionality:

Financials and CRM

  • Centralized vendor management
  • Intelligent deduplication technology for CRM data
  • Contact and sales order tracking to maximize sales and optimize customer support

Distribution and Commerce

  • Streamlined tracking of sales and stock items with automatic creation of purchase and sales orders
  • Enhanced drop-ship workflows
  • Risk data collection for commerce orders
  • Custom commerce fields to increase control

Manufacturing and Field Service

  • Product lifecycle management using Arena integration
  • Accurate and timely deliveries through APS capabilities
  • Efficient cost tracking through the linking of AP bills and field service appointments
  • Simplified field service invoices to boost customer engagement

Construction

  • Improved Procore integration
  • CFMA benchmark comparisons to track progress and performance

Key feature 3: An even more powerful cloud platform

Acumatica 2021 R1 sees an increase in AI/ML capabilities that provide users with a future-proof cloud platform. 2021 R1 delivers on performance, scalability, and security with the following features:

  • AI/ML-driven mobile image recognition for business cards
  • Goal-setting capabilities using Acumatica’s new KPI Meter on the dashboard
  • French-Canadian language and localization support for Canadian markets
  • Application workflow optimization across the platform

How to Register

Click here to register for Acumatica’s Virtual Launch Event for Acumatica 2021 R1 in February 2021. If you are interested in the 2021 Acumatica Summit in July, find out more here.

Logan Consulting is a proud Acumatica partner that has helped many businesses optimize their operations with Acumatica’s cloud ERP platform. If you are interested in or have any questions about Acumatica 2021 R1, contact us to find out how we can help you transform your business.



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