Visual Scheduling Suite
Graphical planning boards as add-ins for Microsoft Dynamics NAV
"Finally, Microsoft Dynamics NAV has been given a solution for a built in Gantt" - Jake Hostetler, International Channel Account Manager, Netronic
Why you’re here: NAV as your ERP System Microsoft’s Dynamics NAV is the next level of global enterprise resource planning for small and midsize businesses. But of course you know that or you wouldn’t be here. What you may not know is how your current NAV experience can become even more effective for your business via the simple and powerful addition of visual scheduling. Let’s see how.
Where you’ll go: Turning Imagination into Data Visualization To imagine is to visualize and for us this means realizing the value of your NAV data through visualization technology. Welcome to the NETRONIC Visual Scheduling Suite. This suite offers a visual scheduling frontend to the manufacturing, jobs, resource planning and service modules in Microsoft Dynamics NAV. Powerful interactive Gantt chart technology keeps users in control of their schedules by enabling a bidirectional communication between the NAV data and the visual schedules. Imagine the ability to make drag a drop changes to a visual schedule that is always in tune with your NAV system. Imagine the possibilities.
How you’ll get there: Our Gantt Solutions The question remains, however, now that we know about visual scheduling and the possibilities, how do we get it into your NAV system? It’s easy. With our powerful Gantt chart technology our Visual Scheduling Suite delivers add-ins that have been proven for both Windows, Web and Tablet Clients. Our add-ins are based on the vanilla Dynamics NAV standard so that users which are trained on the standard NAV functionality do not require any additional training. Also, the close integration with the standard NAV allows a rapid installation so that the NETRONIC Visual Scheduling Suite yields a rapid ROI. So why wait? Get a demo set up today!
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The Visual Production Scheduler
The Visual Service Scheduler (VSS) is based on the service and the resource planning module. The VSS is a graphical representation of the dispatch board and helps managing service orders, service item lines and resource allocations. It enables Microsoft Dynamics NAV users to allocate service orders to service engineers, to plan the time required to complete a service order, and to manage the service staff’s schedule.
The Visual Service Scheduler provides two standard views of the service data:
• The ‘Two Gantt charts’ view: See not yet allocated service orders (on a timeline by their response date) and the staff’s schedule as two Gantt charts on one screen. Move service orders from the “unallocated area” to the service schedule with drag & drop. • The ‘Gantt and tree chart’ (Shown above): See the not yet allocated service orders in a prioritized list at the right hand side besides the Gantt chart with the staff’s schedule. In addition, see the resource and resource group load from a histogram below the Gantt chart.
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