Deliver ease of use that meets individual needs Gain the freedom to focus on what is most important for your business success Achieve more for your business with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 Discover a new level of success with innovative enhancements to an award-winning business management solution. Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 empowers people across your organization to: This document is for informational purposes only. • Increase efficiency with software that works like and with other Microsoft products. MICROSOFT MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, AS TO THE INFORMATION IN THIS DOCUMENT. • Maximize the value of existing IT investments with rich Microsoft integration. ACHIEVE • Fuel productivity with enhanced features and functionality. To bridge the gap • Gain the focused business insight that enables confident decision-making. between structured For more information about Microsoft Dynamics NAV, visit www.microsoft.com/dynamics/nav. and unstructured data, you can link any About Microsoft Dynamics Microsoft Dynamics is a line of financial, customer relationship, and supply chain management solutions that help businesses work more effectively. Delivered through What’s New in Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0? external document to a network of channel partners providing specialized services, these integrated, adaptable business management solutions work like and with familiar Microsoft software to streamline processes across an entire business. Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 Microsoft Dynamics NAV records. For more information: Worldwide (1) (701) 281-6500 U.S./Canada Toll Free (1) (888) 477-7989 www.microsoft.com/dynamics Equip people to work faster and smarter Expand your business reach Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 provides efficient integrations Fuel confident decisions Tight integration with Microsoft products and new technolo- Enhance speed and productivity Financial Management • Prepayment invoicing, posting, and tracking and data exchange, and optimal database performance. gies provides real-time access to the data people need for • Greater flexibility in setting up account schedules and Enable your people to make the most productive use of their time and skills. Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 works like and with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 offers enhanced features Commerce Gateway and Employee Portal make it easy to cus- in-depth analysis, effective collaboration, and faster, more financial statements other Microsoft software, such as the Microsoft® Office system, to minimize training costs and accelerate productivity from the and functionality that help you further streamline business tomize your solution for specific industry or business require- confident decisions. People across your organization can: • Intercompany postings for distributing purchase costs start. People can get more done with fewer clicks across all levels of your organization, from repurchasing stock to producing operations and contribute to a low cost of ownership. ments, and to readily share data across applications and with • More options for exporting data, including easier exporting reports and building customer communications to sharing information with colleagues. These include: remote users and supply chain partners. • Take advantage of rich query and analysis capabilities with to Excel SQL Server 2005. Supply Chain and Inventory Management Maximize IT investment value across your business • Build and share specialized reports in formats most rel- Overall Efficiency • Automated approval routing for sales and purchasing Bridge productivity gaps with deep Work offline with enhanced Outlook synchronization Help achieve a fast return on investment with a solution that evant to their role in your organization with SQL Server • Improvements to the Customer/Server Integrated Devel- documents Microsoft Office system integration People who work with Outlook offline or on the road can integrates smoothly with other Microsoft products and tech- Reporting Services. opment Environment (C/SIDE®) integrated development • Expanded jobs budgeting, tracking, and management Microsoft Dynamics NAV 5.0 offers tight Microsoft Office update the system quickly by specifying which information nologies you may already use, including Microsoft Windows • Choose the data “dimensions” they want, and build environment • Improved service order management, including service system integration that connects people with the information they want to synchronize—including information from Server® 2003, Microsoft Windows Small Business Server 2003, customized “cubes” for analysis with Business Analytics in • Improved online Help item tracking they need, the way they want it. People can: customized Outlook forms. Whether they’ve captured a new Microsoft SQL ServerTM 2005, Windows SharePoint Services, Microsoft Dynamics NAV. • Links in Microsoft Dynamics NAV records to relevant docu- • Improved inventory costing account or simply need to record a contact, you can rest Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Microsoft BizTalk® Server, ments, such as reports and Excel spreadsheets • Enhanced item lot or serial number tracking and • Work productively with familiar tools—such as Microsoft assured that your business system reflects the most current, and Windows LiveTM Local Search. traceability Office Word, Microsoft Office Outlook®, Microsoft Office accurate information. Excel®, and Microsoft Windows® SharePoint® Services—to Business Intelligence ACCELERATE gain a complete view of customers, tasks, and activities. • Installs a business intelligence environment on SQL Server • Access, analyze, and share information in familiar formats. 2005 and can take advantage of SQL Analysis and Report- • Take action quickly based on integrated information that ing Services. updates automatically across systems. • Ability to select data dimensions and create customized Look to the future with confidence • Link Microsoft Dynamics NAV records to relevant docu- data “cubes” for analysis Microsoft Dynamics NAV is designed to work with new Move forward, faster ments such as reports and spreadsheets. • Greater capabilities for creating and sharing reports and emerging Microsoft applications and technologies, including the 2007 Microsoft Office system and Windows Microsoft DynamicsTM NAV is the latest release of a business management solution that already supports more VistaTM operating system (planned for the 5.1 release). than 50,000 customers and one million users around the globe. By choosing to upgrade, you can build on existing IT investments, realize productivity gains, and make fast, confident decisions—with minimal disruption With Microsoft Dynamics NAV, you can take your to your operations and at a low total cost of ownership. business smoothly into the future.