AGC Chemicals gains powerful insight to financial data with PrecisionPoint

Andrew Mennie News

Click here to see the complete AGC Case Study AGC Chemicals Americas, Inc. imports and processes specialty fluorochemicals and distributes hundreds of products throughout America, North and South. Their ERP, Microsoft Dynamics AX, provides many out-of-the-box reports, but these don’t meet all of their specific reporting needs. For that reason, in late 2011, ACGC implemented the PrecisionPoint datawarehouse to replace traditional …

Dashboards or Direct Access to the Data – The Reporting Conundrum

Ana Pierrotti News

         What BI tools do you need? When looking at “how to report”, the very first question must be; “how do you ensure that the information is trustworthy, valid and correct?” How you report on the information is somewhat irrelevant if you don’t have the reassurance that you are accessing the right information. The only way to trust “data …

How to mitigate against self-service polluting data

Ana Pierrotti News

    In this, the second of our two-part discussion paper, we look at how to mitigate against the risks of self-service BI tools allowing individuals to pollute key corporate data. Having reviewed who owns the data governance, you now need to address the tools in use throughout the organisation. Points to consider; The tools that build reports for the …

Are your self-service BI tools putting your business at risk?

Ana Pierrotti News

In a two-part discussion paper, we address some key concerns about data: Who owns the Data Governance? How to mitigate against self-service polluting data. Who owns Data Governance? $600M is estimated to be lost annually through poor quality data in US Businesses, according to the Data Warehousing Institute and then there is the fact that poor data is also the …

ZyXEL selects PrecisionPoint to unlock Dynamics NAV

Ana Pierrotti News

Click here to see the complete ZyXEL Case Study ZyXEL , leading global suppliers of networking products, run multiple   instances of Microsoft Dynamics NAV across their multi-location company. To support business decisions, they need consolidated and often complex reports and analysis across regions and departments, something difficult to achieve cost effectively in their ERP solution. ZyXEL selected PrecisionPoint to provide …

Newsletter – September 2016

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  PrecisionPoint Custom BI SolutionsIn this Olympic summer many of us will have been inspired to emulate the champions in striving to drive up performance in our businesses.  Athletes like businesses do not achieve their goals without tracking their performance against plans across many periods of time, and using that insight to make decisions to eek out even marginal gains. ...

Budgets – use IT or lose it

Ana Pierrotti News

    How many software products do you have that sit idly by? Have you really got the ROI out of your software licenses or are some just shelf-ware? This is a more common question in the old world of capex purchased solutions, whereas subscription based SaaS solutions allow for a more flexible approach to provisioning and tracking.  But in …

Newsletter – Special Edition

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     Reshaping BI tools around MS Dynamics   As a business focussed 100% on Microsoft Dynamics, we are proud to be ranked by CIO Review among the 50 most promising MS Dynamics providers. This recognition means a lot for PrecisionPoint team that strives for excellence in the solutions we develop and services that we provide to meet customers’ needs. CIO …

Did you choose the wrong ERP system?

Ana Pierrotti News

    Now that could open up a can of worms!  You may question your vendor or the professional service company that implemented the solution, or even the assessment process that defined your requirements but let’s break it down to a more fundamental question – do you get the information you need from the system?  Do you have an information …

Newsletter – June 2016

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  The Dynamics market continues to grow and innovate with, for example, greater adoption of cloud and Power BI. At PrecisionPoint we have always been at the forefront of this market and in this edition we look at some of the ways PrecisionPoint is investing and innovating to deliver solutions using these latest technologies and to become increasingly relevant across …