Document Sample
ACHIEVE Powered By Docstoc
					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.

                                                                           •   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
                                                  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
                                                                                                                   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-
                                                                                                                   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.
                                                                                                                     Office Word, Microsoft Office Outlook®, Microsoft Office        accurate information.
                                                                                                                     Excel®, and Microsoft Windows® SharePoint® Services—to                                                                                                                                                                                                            Business Intelligence

                                                                                                                     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.