5 ERP Myths

5 ERP Myths You Believe, pt. 2

Is your business considering implementing an ERP solution, but are hesitant due to hearing some ERP horror stories. What if I told you that they may not even be true? In the first part of Top 5 myths about ERP, I talked about the purpose, affordability, and customization of ERP. In part two, we will be discussing two more myths about ERP.

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5 ERP Myths

5 ERP Myths You Believe, pt. 1

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) is a trusted business tool companies use to monitor and facilitate operations and, in turn, increase revenue. Unfortunately, notoriety is often followed by false hearsay. In this 2-part article, we will be talking about 5 common myths about ERP that some organizations believe.

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5S implementation tips

Starting your 5S Implementation, pt. 3

This third installment will draw a close to our series on 5S implementation tips and tricks. If you haven’t already, take the time to read it from the beginning starting with part 1 and continue with part 2 to learn how to complete a fast, efficient and (most importantly) successful implementation of 5S, a lean business methodology.

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5S implementation tips

Starting your 5S Implementation, pt. 2

This is part 2 of a series on 5S implementation tips to help your business get started. You might recall in part one, we talked about how to get everyone on board and on the same page as well as how to set reasonable goals and expectations for the implementation of 5S. This article will discuss 2 more tips that will help ensure a fast and successful implementation.

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Dynamics NAV to Dynamics 365 for Financials

Dynamics 365 for Financials Functionality

Overdue Announcement Made: Dynamics 365 for Financials will  have the full functionality of Dynamics NAV

Updated 05/25/2017: If you have been a follower of our blogs about Dynamics NAV, then you will have noticed our almost year long silence about the software. Clients First Texas specializes in helping manufacturers, MRO’s and Service Companies  with ERP software.  Because Dynamics 365 for financials only contained a subset of Dynamics NAV functionality, we did not think that Dynamics for Financials would be a good fit for our clientele.  Our stance on this has changed as Dynamics 365 for Financials will have “full NAV” functionality by the end of the year.  At Directions Asia held in March 2017, Microsoft announced that Dynamics 365 for Financials will have the same code base, and be the same product but will be offered in a SaaS model.  Oct 1, 2017. Read more

Starting your 5S Implementation, pt. 1

If you haven’t read our article explaining what is 5S along with its benefits we recommend you read this article to get a general understanding of how lean principle 5S works. In this article, we will be breaking down the process how to get started with 5S.

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Acumatica APIs

Acumatica API Integration and Cloud Communication

When Acumatica released its 6.o version, one of the key new features announced was its Contract-Based API, REST Endpoints, and REST APIs. All of these features are used to request information from one cloud to another. In this article, we are going to be exploring Acumatica API integration.

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Recap: Acumatica Field Services Video

Thank you to all who attended our Acumatica Field Services Webinar. We had a great time talking with Acumatica’s Tom Costa about this very intuitive tool. If you missed the webinar, then feel free to watch a recording of it.   By watching the demo video of the Field Services Edition you will observe the software’s clean integration between the employees at the home office and the employees out in the field using mobile devices. Read more

Cloud Interoperability

MultiCloud: Cloud Interoperability and Communication

After reading the first article about cloud interoperability you might be thinking, “But really, how do separate clouds communicate?” In this article, we are going to look into more of the technical side of how clouds communicate.

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Exclusive Field Services Webinar Preview

With our Professional and Field Services Webinar only days away, we thought our subscribers would like to take a look at what we will be showing all who attend. Watch this sneak peek of Acumatica Field Services Edition and don’t forget to register for the webinar on March 9 at 2 PM CST to learn more. Read more