What is Microsoft dynamics business central?
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is an enterprise resource planning system from Microsoft.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central is a cloud-based, all-in-one business management solution which enables customers to upgrade from their entry-level accounting software or legacy ERP system to one single, comprehensive solution to manage finances, operations, sales and customer service.
What are pricing options for Microsoft dynamics business central?
Licenses are available in below options :
- Essentials :
With the Essentials version of Business Central, you get stable business functionality across finance, supply chain management, CRM, HR and much more.
- Essentials :
Dynamics 365 Business Central Essential license costs $70 per named user per month.
- Premium :
With the Premium version of Business Central, you get all the functionality of the Essentials version, but enhances the ERP application
with two additional efficient components, service management and production.
- Premium :
Dynamics 365 Business Central Premium license costs $100 per named user per month
- Team Members :
The Team Member license can often represent a significant proportion of users in a company. These users may need to consume data or reports from the business system, complete less demanding tasks such as time or expense imports and HR updates.
- Team Members :
Dynamics 365 Business Central Team Member license costs $8 per named user per month.
What are the core features or offering in Microsoft dynamics business central?
- Financial management
- Customer Relationship Management (CRM Functionality)
- Supply Chain Management
- Human Resources
- Project Management
- Service Order Management
How much is estimated time of Microsoft Business Central Implementation ?
Mostly the implementations of Business Central are simple and quicker than other ERP solutions. Remote implementations are mostly done within 2-4 weeks for Basic Package that includes Financials and Supply Chain, provided the data readily available.
How can we implement it remotely/offsite?
Once we have your requirements, we will use your online login to configure the modules, upload the data and perform the testing. As business central is cloud based solution, so it can be accessed from anywhere with valid credentials.
How will we get support / assistance after GO LIVE?
Once GO Live is done , our support team will take up your inquires and resolve the issue or provide the trainings. You can opt for incident based support plan or yearly support plan.
- Incident based : The pricing for plan varies , for example any training for specific use case can range from 50 $ to 150 $ depends on the length and points of training’s.
- Yearly support : You can subscribe for yearly support plan that is 1800 $ per year and utilize 500 hours per year which can include training’s, support and issue resolution.
What value Microsoft dynamics business central will add to my organization?
Business without silos
Unify your business and boost efficiency with automated tasks and workflows—all integrated within familiar Office tools like Outlook, Word, and Excel.
Achieve greater outcomes and gain a complete view of your business with connected data, business analytics, and guidance delivered by Microsoft’s leading intelligent technologies.
Solutions built to evolve
Start quickly, grow at your own pace, and adapt in real time with a flexible platform that makes it easy to extend Business Central based on your changing business needs.
What are feature available in Financial Management in Business Central?
- Basic General Ledger
Set up a company, and start posting to the general ledger, chart of accounts, general journals, VAT facilities, recurring journals, and source codes.
Work with budgets in general ledger accounts.
Set up deferral templates that automate the process of deferring revenues and expenses over a predefined schedule.
- Basic fixed assets
Keep track of fixed assets and related transactions, such as acquisitions, depreciations, write-downs, appreciations, and disposals.
- Audit trails
The system automatically assigns audit trails and posting descriptions to every transaction. In addition, users can define reason codes to create complementary audit trails.
- Bank account management
Create, operate, and manage multiple bank accounts to cater to your diverse business needs and across different currencies.
Reconcile your bank statement data automatically to open bank account ledger entries end keep track of all your bank statements.
Add unlimited dimensions to any ledger for advanced transaction analyses.
Manage multiple currencies throughout the system, including payables and receivables, general ledger reports, resource and inventory items, and bank accounts.
What are feature available in Customer Relationship Management in Business Central?
Maintain an overview of your contacts, and record your contact information for all business relationships.
- Opportunity management
Keep track of sales opportunities, section your sales processes into different stages, and use this information to manage your sales opportunities.
Organize campaigns based on segments of your contacts that you define.
What are feature available in Supply Chain Management in Business Central?
- Sales order management
Manage sales orders, blanket sales orders, and sales order processes.
- Purchase order management
Manage purchases, blanket orders, and purchase order processes.
- Basic receivables
Post sales transactions in journals and manage receivables. Register customers and manage receivables by using general journals.
Manage inventory in multiple locations that might represent a production plant, distribution center, warehouse, showroom, retail outlet, or service car.
- Item transfers
Track inventory as it’s moved from one location to another, and account for the value of inventory in transit at various locations.
- Basic warehousing
Manage items on a bin level. Pick and put away items in a bin, and move items between bins by using a report that optimizes space usage and picking processes.
What are feature available in Human Resource Management in Business Central?
Group and track employee information, and organize employee data according to different types of information, such as experience, skills, education, training, and union
- Expense management
Post expenses against employee cards to track and reimburse their expenses.
What are feature available in Project Management in Business Central?
Register and sell resources, combine related resources into one resource group, or track individual resources.
Keep track of usage on jobs and data for invoicing the customer. Manage both fixed-price jobs and time-and-materials jobs.
Monitor resource usage, and get a complete overview of your capacity for each resource, with information about availability and planned costs on orders and quotations.
- Time sheets
Time sheets are a simple and flexible solution for time registration with manager approval, and they integrate with Service, Jobs, and Basic Resources.
What are feature available in Service Management in Business Central?
- Service orders
Register your after-sales issues, including service requests, services due, service orders, and repair requests.
- Service price management
Set up, maintain, and monitor your service prices.
- Service item management
Record and keep track of all your service items, including contract information, component management, and BOM reference and warranty information.
- Service contract management
Record details on service levels, response times, and discount levels, and also on the service history of each contract, including used service items and parts and labor hours.
Assign personnel to work orders, and log details such as work order handling and work order status.
Manage service personnel and field technician information, and filter according to availability, skills, and stock items.
What are feature available in Manufacturing / Production in Business Central?
- Production orders
Create and manage production orders, and post consumption and output to the production orders.
- Version management
Create and manage different version of the manufacturing bill of materials and routings.
- Agile manufacturing
Plan rush hours, make exceptions, and handle last-minute changes to your processes with multiple planning options.
- Basic supply planning
Plan for material requirements based on demand, with support for master production scheduling and materials requirements planning.
- Demand forecasting
Plan and create production and purchase orders, taking into consideration the demand forecast together with the level of available inventory and parameters of requirement planning.
- Capacity planning
Add capacities to the manufacturing process. Set up routings, and use these routings on production orders and in material requirements planning.
- Machine centers
Manage capacity on several levels: on a more detailed level for machine centers and on a consolidated level for work centers.
- Finite loading
Take capacity constraints into account, so that no more work is assigned to a work center than the capacities can be expected to execute during a given time period.