Newsletter December 2019
NEWSLETTER December 2019
Thank you for reading our December 2019 newsletter.


HSO Innovation wishes you a happy and prosperous New Year!


 
  

NEW APP

Dynamics Counter Sales

 

Wholesale companies that need to manage multiple warehouses with a counter desk often struggle with their Point Of Sales. Using Dynamics Counter Sales enables them to leverage the full capacity of Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management. Dynamics Counter Sales adds Point Of Sale (POS) functionality to the default Microsoft Dynamics 365 sales order form, without the need for an external POS.
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SPOTLIGHT ITEM

Top 3 Areas Benefiting from a Field Service Solution

 

Often it is the field service manager whose day-to-day interactions with field service engineers and customers that give him crucial insights into the areas in which the company’s service organization may require improvement. He is the first to identify needs for upgrading or improving their field service infrastructure. It can take years for that field service manager to convince his organization to invest in a project to enhance its service delivery capabilities. But with...
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INDUSTRY REPORT

How to Determine ERP Customization and Configuration Needs

 

At the beginning of an ERP implementation, your company might be of the mindset that your ERP system will go live with out-of-the-box settings. A recent report from Panorama Consulting Group dives into which of your ERP requirements can be met out-of-the-box, which need configuration and which require customization. The report is based on their experience in evaluating ERP systems across a variety of industries.
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SPOTLIGHT ITEM

Why Implementation of Predictive Maintenance can be Challenging

 

Companies that use IoT gather large volumes of data, but most of the time are not prepared enough to tap into its full potential, which is a waste. In service organizations, this valuable data can be used for predictive maintenance. A survey by PwC held in 2018 showed that only 11% of companies could be considered mature in the field of preventative maintenance. This was the same level as in the previous survey that was held in 2017.
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SPOTLIGHT ITEM

Using Mobility in Equipment Rental

 

Equipment rental companies play an important role in nearly all supply chains as they promptly and flexibly respond to customer needs, providing temporary solutions that contribute to the success of their clients. Most successful rental companies have a strong focus on operational excellence through optimization of their rental processes, where robust mobile accessibility becomes more and more critical in ensuring an optimized rental...
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MICROSOFT

Microsoft Leader in Industrial IoT Software Platforms 

 

In its Q4 2019 'Wave' report, Forrester named Microsoft a leader in Industrial IoT Software Platforms. Microsoft received the highest score possible in partner strategy, innovation roadmap, platform differentiation criteria, and in the market presence category and the second-highest score in the current offering category. Forrester highlighted Azure IoT Edge citing its rich edge capabilities and Azure IoT Central for simplified application onboarding.
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APP UPDATE

Dynamics Copy Released Product Update

 

Dynamics Copy Released Product is a powerful tool that saves significant time in the creation process of newly released products and their related data, thereby enabling cost reduction. The latest version of Dynamics Copy Released Product includes new functionality to copy manual prices including pending and active cost for sales and purchase prices and quality data including group settings and associations.
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SPOTLIGHT ITEM

Realizing Potential in International Rental

 

As rental companies grow, they become multi-lingual, multi-currency and often offer their services across multiple time zones too. Doing business globally can be a logistical challenge. With customers and equipment in various locations with varying rental lengths, supply chain management has never been more important. Late delivery or unavailability has a financial impact on customers and, in turn, their customers too. With a strong demand for more, better and now...
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