This case study of Dynamic People is based on a June 2017 survey of Global Software, Inc. customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. “As a Microsoft partner, we sell Atlas with all our Dynamics AX deals. It has been proven to save a lot of money during conversion processes and has a significant value after implementation for reporting and uploads.” Experienced the following reporting pain points prior to implementing Atlas:
  • Manual, multi-step reporting processes
  • Lack of access to real-time information
  • Heavy reliance on IT to create or edit reports
Used Atlas for reporting beyond Financials/GL in the following areas:
  • Reports for top management
  • Manufacturing
  • Project management
  • Sales / marketing
  • Inventory
  • Procurement
Chose Atlas over the following tools:
  • Business intelligence solutions (Targit, JetReports, Zap, BI365)
  • Management Reporter
  • Microsoft Partner’s suggested reporting solution
  • Other Excel-based reporting software
Experienced the following benefits as a result of Atlas:
  • Streamlined report creation
  • Improved data accuracy
  • Improved access to live data to make strategic decisions
  • Users being able to create their own reports, and less dependence on IT
  • The ability to upload data directly from Excel
Streamlined the following processes by using Atlas:
  • Extracting data from Dynamics / relational database
  • Reporting outside the GL, such as Inventory, Manufacturing, Sales, Purchasing, Projects, etc.
  • Preparing Audit and Tax schedules
  • Data migration / upload
Gained the ability to do the following by using Atlas:
  • Direct initiatives based on findings in reports
  • Centralize reporting practices
  • Gain Data Validation capability
  • Increase time savings
Source: Matthijs van Schaick, Senior IT Manager, Dynamic People Published: Jun. 15, 2017 TVID: 418-660-38F
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