All That The Microsoft Dynamics Navision ERP Solution Has to Offer
Microsoft offers a few different ERP or Enterprise Resource Planning software solutions. Microsoft Dynamics Navision or NAV (for short) ERP is a software solution well suited to medium sized companies. There are over eighty thousand customers using the Navision ERP solution and there are more than one million Navision ERP users worldwide. This solution is available to companies in over forty country related versions. The Navision ERP provides a complete solution for companies in the construction industry, the specialty retail industry, the manufacturing industry, the distribution industry, the consumer packaged goods industry, the government industry, and the food and beverage industry.
The Microsoft Dynamics Navision Enterprise Resource Planning solution can be ran on the following operating systems:
• Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, or Enterprise
• Windows Server 2008
• Windows Server 2008 R2
• Windows Vista Business, Enterprise, or Ultimate with SP1 or SP2
• Windows Server 2003 SP2
• Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2
• Windows XP Professional SP3
Companies who opt to implement this on-site Enterprise Resource Planning solution will need a minimum of 500 MB of hard disk space and 2 GB in memory. Companies will also need some additional software including Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 SP1 (Service Pack one) and Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 SP1. Microsoft .NET Framework is installed automatically during the Navision ERP setup. Microsoft Visual Studio is only needed for companies who plan to debug applications that run on the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Server.
The Microsoft Dynamics Navision ERP solution consists of many groupings of integrated functionality or modules. These modules are:
• Business Intelligence
• Financial Management
• Human Resources Management
• Project Management
• Sales and Marketing
• Service Management
• Supply Chain Management (SCM)
The Microsoft Dynamics Navision ERP solution also has multi-site and international functionality making this solution an excellent global product. You can take the Microsoft Dynamics Navision ERP solution for a test drive by doing to the Microsoft website and establishing a sign-in and password. If you don’t want to test drive the product, you can always watch a demo, which is also located on the Microsoft website. Microsoft is considered to be one of the top five Enterprise Resource Planning vendors in the world and has a long-standing reputation for comprehensive software products.