Microsoft Dynamics Partner Roundup: Financials, Professional Services on New AX; Project Service CRM; Jeweler on AX; Compliance for New AX

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by Linda Rosencrance

SBS Group’s AXIO Solutions Available for the New Dynamics AX

SBS Group‘s AXIO enterprise solutions are now available for deployment on the new Microsoft Dynamics AX, the company has announced.

The AXIO solutions – AXIO Core Financials and AXIO for Professional Services – are business software solutions specifically built for companies with global needs such as multi-entity, multi-currency, multi-taxation and multi-language requirements, company officials said.

“Microsoft’s virtual launch of Dynamics AX demonstrates the direction the industry is heading,” said Joseph Gulino, vice president of enterprise sales at SBS Group, in a statement. “Optimized for cloud deployment and mobile use, SBS Group’s AXIO Enterprise Solutions are cutting edge, as they are able to be used seamlessly on Dynamics AX.”

SAGlobal Launches Practice for Dynamics CRM Project Service Solution

SAGlobal has launched a practice to sell and implement the new Microsoft Dynamics CRM-based Project Service solution.

An input partner to Microsoft while the Project Service solution was being developed, SAGlobal will begin selling and implementing the solution immediately as soon as it is released to general availability, according to company officials.

The Microsoft Project Service solution is an end-to-end solution that extends Microsoft Dynamics CRM to provide a single system of engagement for project sales, resourcing, project delivery, and billing, officials said. This will allow professional services operations to manage the entire project lifecycle, from business development through project execution and closeout in one integrated tool, according to officials.

“We’re delighted to have had direct input into the design of the new project service capabilities, and are excited to help Microsoft bring the finished product to market”, explained Stephen James, Global CEO for SAGlobal, in a statement. “As part of our active input into the design of this solution, we elected to pilot part of our business on a pre-release version of the software. The initial results that we’ve seen are very encouraging, and we look forward to sharing our experience with our clients.”

Birks Group, UXC Eclipse Team on New Microsoft Dynamics AX

Birks Group Inc., a North American retailer and jewelry maker has partnered with UXC Eclipse to implement solutions based on the new Microsoft Dynamics AX to enable Birks Group to offer a better customer experience.

UXC Eclipse will replace Birks Group’s legacy ERP system with the Microsoft Dynamics AX for Retail platform. This will include an update of Birks Group’s point of sale, supply chain, warehouse management, and finance systems, according to officials of the companies.

“Microsoft Dynamics AX will help streamline Birks Group’s business processes through a common model, centralize data and reporting, and ultimately provide a repeatable model for continuous market growth,” said Bradley Stroop, CEO of UXC Eclipse, in a statement. “The Dynamics AX solution includes CRM functionality, which will provide the company with a deeper understanding of customer behavior.”

Edgewater Fullscope Announces EDGE for AX for Latest Release of Microsoft Dynamics AX

Edgewater Fullscope, a provider of solutions for manufacturers based on Microsoft Dynamics AX, has announced that its EDGE for AX solution is now available on the newest release of Dynamics AX.

Available now in the Azure Marketplace, Fullscope EDGE for AX helps food, chemical, life sciences, pharmaceutical and medical device makers that face distinct challenges because of increasing regulatory requirements, quality testing demands and complex sales channels stay compliant to avoid fines, officials said.

“The latest release of Dynamics AX for Azure offers immense value for our manufacturing customers who want to embrace a cloud strategy,” said Russell Smith, senior vice president, Edgewater Fullscope, in a statement. “We look forward to leveraging Dynamics AX to help manufacturers deploy quicker; get their employees up and running faster accelerating productivity; and to adapt or reinvent their business processes without disruption.”

About Linda Rosencrance

Linda Rosencrance is a freelance writer/editor in the Boston area. Rosencrance has over 25 years experience as an reporter/investigative reporter, writing for many newspapers in the metropolitan Boston area. Rosencrance has been writing about information technology for the past 16 years.

She has covered a variety of IT subjects, including Microsoft Dynamics, mobile security issues such as data loss prevention, network management, secure mobile app development, privacy, cloud computing, BI, big data, analytics, HR, CRM, ERP, and enterprise IT.

Rosencrance is the author of six true crime books for Kensington Publishing Corp