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Whitepapers, Quick Guides, and Fact Sheets

We have assembled this collection of whitepapers and fact sheets to help you learn more about the capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics NAV (Navision) and other solutions offered by ArcherPoint. If you can't find something you're looking for, please email us and we'll be glad to help.

ArcherPoint brochures and fact sheets

NAV and ArcherPoint: A Winning Combination

We've been working with Microsoft Dynamics NAV (formerly Navision) since 1988, and we believe you won’t find a better ERP solution…or a better partner than ArcherPoint. Find out why.

Dynamics NAV Filters Guide

Print and pin this guide next to your PC to quickly reference all the ways you can filter data in NAV.

Dynamics NAV Shortcuts

Print and pin this shortcuts "cheat sheet" to easily reference all the keystrokes needed to avoid mouse clicks in Dynamics NAV.

Manufacturing eBook: Reshoring Your Manufacturing Operations: Is It Time…and Are You Ready?

For years, manufacturers have moved their operations overseas to remain competitive, but recently, that trend has begun to change, and large U.S. manufacturers are leading the way in bringing manufacturing or at least some facets of it back to the U.S. This free eBook is for manufacturers that are considering moving operations back to the U.S., covering the many issues to consider when making the determination. The eBook also discusses what is behind the trend and, most importantly, what companies can do to prepare for the move.

Manufacturing eBook: It’s 8 am, do you know where your inventory is?

Find out how ERP will make your data accessible and usable, and join those manufacturers who are winning the race. We’ve written an eBook to help you understand your options in practical, real world terms. It’s 8 am, do you know where your inventory is? How today’s manufacturers are taking control of materials, inventory and manufacturing costs from order to delivery will explain how you can take control of your business.

Choosing an Add-On for Microsoft Dynamics NAV: 10 (+1 Bonus) Important Questions to Ask Before You Buy

Add-on products extend the functionality of your existing Microsoft Dynamics NAV Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution. To help you make an informed decision, we’ve put together a free checklist of best practices to use when choosing an add-on.

From the Shop Floor to the Top Floor: Four Ways to Reduce Costs Using Automated Data Capture

This informative tipsheet offers insights into areas of your manufacturing business that are ripe for data automation.

Technology Trends in Discrete Manufacturing: Take Your Business to the Next Level

The manufacturing industry in the U.S. experienced a strong comeback last year and is expected to continue. As confidence returns to the U.S. economy, it’s time for discrete manufacturers to begin positioning themselves to remain competitive. In this eBook, we identify five areas where you can use technology to provide better information, improve quality, optimize operations, and increase customer satisfaction.

Learn how to leverage technology to your benefit right now!

From Corsets to Choir Robes: Sales Tax Compliance in the Apparel Industry

Whether you sell clothing and apparel in New York, California, Texas, Florida, or anywhere in between, sales tax management can potentially unravel the fabric of your bottom line with costly audit fines, penalties, and interest payments.

In this whitepaper, our friends at Avalara have outlined four fundamental truths that can guide you in developing your company’s sales tax management strategy.

And it starts with: You can’t be a tax expert in every state.

  • Is beach attire tax exempt during back-to-school tax holidays? Yes, depending on the state and municipality where you're selling them!
  • What about corsets and choir robes? Again, depending on where you're located, the answer is a qualified YES!

Download “From Corsets to Choir Robes: Sales Tax Compliance in the Apparel Industry” today to find out more…much more!

Integrating your eCommerce with ERP

Gain operational efficiency for your online business through integration of your eCommerce with an ERP system. What steps do you need to take to make this happen? Download this whitepaper for a complete guide covering topics such as:

  • What is integration?
  • Why integrate?
  • Integration Methods
  •  Data Integration

... and more! Learn how you can gain operational efficiency for your online business with integration by downloading the whitepaper "Integrating your eCommerce with ERP" from Dynamicweb.

ArcherPoint's Upgrade Team is ready

Are you considering an upgrade for Microsoft Dynamics NAV? Don’t make another move until you call…the U-Team! Find out how ArcherPoint can help you with your next NAV upgrade.

Consolidations in Microsoft Dynamics NAV FAQ

In this brief FAQ, we cover the essential steps to setup and use the Consolidation feature within Microsoft Dynamics NAV.

NAV Performance Tuning and Optimization

In this brief document, ArcherPoint consultants and developers have outlined a four-step process to help you keep your Dynamics NAV and SQL Server system running smoothly and minimize performance degradation.

An Introduction to Business Intelligence Concepts

Looking for a Business Intelligence (BI) solution for your company can be intimidating. BI uses its own special terminology and the database design concepts can be difficult to grasp. So where do you start? ArcherPoint has put together this document to help anyone looking to implement a business intelligence solution understand the underlying concepts and be in a position to ask the right questions of any BI vendor.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV brochures and fact sheets

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 Product Overview and Capability Guide

Interested in Dynamics NAV 2016? Download the Product Overview and Capability Guide to learn about the latest features including financial management, supply chain management, manufacturing, project management, inventory and warehouse management, OCR support, built-in CRM capabilities, and more. This guide also explains what is included in the Dynamics NAV Starter and Extended Packs.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 – Links You Should Bookmark

This quick reference contains links to references, support, videos, and community resources to help you come up to speed on the new features of Dynamics NAV 2016.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV Product Availability, Localization, and Translation Guide for Microsoft Dynamics NAV

This document contains the availability information for Microsoft Dynamics NAV by country, language, and version.

What’s New: Application Changes for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016

This link outlines the new features and functionality available in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016.

System Requirements for Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016

This document outlines the minimum hardware and software requirement to install and run each of the various Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 components.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 Overview

Find out how Microsoft Dynamics NAV can simplify and streamline business processes across your entire organization to help you gain better control, increase your margins, and drive profitable growth.

Top Reasons to Buy Microsoft Dynamics ERP

Gain greater insight into your business and see higher profitability and productivity with an ERP solution that can be customized to the way you do business. Find out why companies like yours continue to choose Microsoft Dynamics solutions for their business.

What's New in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2

See how the latest release of Dynamics NAV offers more powerful features and functions, including Cash Flow Forecasting, Web and SharePoint clients, integration with Office 365 and SharePoint, SEPA support, and refined RoleTailored capabilities, that provide you with deeper insight into your organization and greater efficiencies in your employees.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013 R2 Product Capability Guide

Want to know more about Dynamics NAV 2013 R2? This document provides descriptions of all the features and functions included in the NAV 2013 R2Starter Pack, which gives small and midsize businesses the core functions for financials and distribution, and the NAV 2013 R2 Extended Pack, which integrates core financials and distribution with industry specific functions, such as manufacturing, warehousing, professional services, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM).

Microsoft Dynamics NAV Fact Sheets

NAV Business Notification Fact Sheet

Read how Business Notifications in Microsoft Dynamics NAV can keep you aware of changing business conditions across the organization to help you keep operations on track.

NAV Chemical Manufacturing Fact Sheet

Discover how Microsoft Dynamics NAV can help mixed-mode manufactureres optimize inventory, increase productivity, and manage complex production flows.

NAV Kitting Bill of Materials Fact Sheet

This brief fact sheet describes Microsoft Dynamics NAV support for assembly and disassembly of kits, including flexible Bills of Material, better inventory management, and increased pricing accuracy.

Microsoft Dynamics NAV whitepapers

Business Intelligence in Microsoft Dynamics NAV

This white paper discusses how the business intelligence capabilities available with Microsoft Dynamics NAV can help people make informed decisions. These capabilities are organized around three core business needs: Reporting, Charts and KPIs, and Ad Hoc Query and Analysis.

NAV 2013 Inventory Costing Whitepaper

This documentation provides detailed technical insight to the concepts and principles that are used within the Inventory Costing features in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013. Inventory costing, also referred to as cost management, is concerned with recording and reporting business operating costs. (61pp)

NAV 2013 Item Tracking Whitepaper

Monitoring an item’s transaction flow is a legal requirement in the business of medical and chemical supply, but other businesses may want to monitor products with warranties or expiration dates for customer service reasons. This document takes a detailed look at the design and workflow Item Tracking in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013. (14pp)

NAV 2013 Supply Planning Whitepaper

This documentation provides detailed technical insight to the concepts and principles that are used within the Supply Planning features in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013. It explains how the planning system works and how to adjust the algorithms to meet planning requirements in different environments. (66pp)

NAV 2013 Warehouse Management Whitepaper

This documentation gives an overview of the concepts and principles that are used in the Warehouse Management features in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2013. It explains the design behind central warehouse features and how warehousing integrates with other supply chain features. (27pp)

 

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