SAGlobal Announces ProjAX-EXPRESS (now known as Projects+ Express) for Microsoft Dynamics AX Service Industries ERP Solution
Streamlined implementation tools and processes aim to drive down costs and timeframes for professional services firms implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX
Seattle, WA â€“ March 23, 2015
SAGlobal, the leading global provider of Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP solutions and services for professional services firms and other project-driven businesses, today announced that they have officially released their ProjAX-EXPRESS (now known as Projects+ Express) implementation program for the Microsoft Dynamics AX Service Industries ERP solution. ProjAX-EXPRESS (now known as Projects+ Express) is a template-driven implementation approach for Microsoft Dynamics AX that enables the adoption of industry best practices while driving down the costs and timeframes associated with implementing Microsoft Dynamics AX.
The ProjAX-EXPRESS (now known as Projects+ Express) process leverages a number of tools and methods within the Microsoft Dynamics Lifecycle Services toolset to accelerate the implementation of Microsoft Dynamics AX, including:
- Implementation methodology and project management templates (i.e. schedule template, SharePoint project site template, specification templates, etc.).
- Standardized SharePoint tools for tracking project status and progress.
- Automated same-day environment provisioning on the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.
- Industry-specific business process structures and Visio process flow diagrams.
- Industry-specific default data and workflows, along with the ability to customize each clientâ€™s data using simple Excel templates.
- Customized industry-specific data import templates.
â€śWe are very pleased to have been invited by Microsoft to participate in this initiative to accelerate and simplify the implementation process for Microsoft Dynamics AXâ€ť, said Oli Gunnarsson, US CEO for SAGlobal. â€śBy driving down the costs and timeframes associated with implementing Dynamics AX. our ProjAX-EXPRESS (now known as Projects+ Express) strategy not only opens up a new market with mid-sized professional services firms, but also helps us deliver additional value to our larger clients and expedite the return on their investment. This is a very exciting development for our organization.â€ť
Using the ProjAX-EXPRESS (now known as Projects+ Express) process, SAGlobal will help its project-based clients:
- Minimize up-front IT requirements by quickly provisioning their Dynamics AX instance in the cloud on the Microsoft Azure platform.
- Shorten the timeframe from project start-up to getting users â€śhands-onâ€ť in Dynamics AX.
- Simplify the setup of customer-specific configurations by leveraging simple Excel worksheets.
- Ensure operational efficiencies by adopting industry best practices and pre-configured workflows for key processes.
- Enable knowledge sharing and collaboration via online access to implementation project details and the organizationâ€™s business process library.
ProjAX-EXPRESS (now known as Projects+ Express) is available immediately and provided solely through SAGlobalâ€™s worldwide offices.
SAGlobal is the leading global provider of Microsoft Dynamicsâ„˘ AX ERP solutions and services to project-based businesses, including Architecture & Engineering firms, IT & Management Consulting firms, Advertising & Marketing agencies, and Contract Research Organizations. Established in 1990, SAGlobal has grown to become the largest specialist Microsoft Dynamics AX consultancy in the world, with over 500 employees on 6 continents worldwide. SAGlobal provides a complete set of Microsoft Dynamics AX evaluation, implementation, and support services. For more information, please click here