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Six Field Service Metrics You Should Be Tracking
Jun 25, 2020

Six Field Service Metrics You Should Be Tracking

I’d like to share the key field service metrics that are invaluable for service providers to track, what they show you, and the reasons these metrics are so beneficial for your business. If you have a team of technicians in the field servicing equipment, then you know the value of...

Categories: Microsoft Solutions, Manufacturing Industry Insights

Tags: Field Service, Analytics, Manufacturers, Field Service Management, equipment360TM, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Field Service

How Data Can Put You Back on Track in an Uncertain Economy
Apr 03, 2020

How Data Can Put You Back on Track in an Uncertain Economy

When we arise from these uncertain times, manufacturers will, more than ever, need to utilize data-driven approaches to reach their sales targets. Pragmatic techniques with aggregated precision will distinguish those who are able to regain their posture and even gain share as the world...

Categories: Manufacturing Industry Insights, Business Intelligence

Tags: Manufacturing, Analytics, Pinpoint Sales for Aftermarket™, Actionable Insights, Manufacturers

Microsoft Leading the Pack in Gartner’s BI and Analytics Magic Quadrant
Feb 20, 2020

Microsoft Leading the Pack in Gartner’s BI and Analytics Magic Quadrant

For Microsoft, 13 is a lucky number. 2020 makes 13 years in a row that Microsoft has been named a leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms. In the latest report Microsoft is clearly positioned at the top of 22 vendors as not only a platform that...

Categories: Microsoft Solutions

Tags: Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Microsoft, Analytics, Gartner Magic Quadrant, Microsoft Power BI

5 Proven Ways Manufacturers Can Get Started With Analytics
Jan 20, 2020

5 Proven Ways Manufacturers Can Get Started With Analytics

I want to start with a powerful word in the headline of this blog – “proven.”   Data science is not the stuff of science fiction. It is fact. We see it every day as we transform data into analytics that give powerful and actionable insights to our...

Categories: Microsoft Solutions, Manufacturing Industry Insights

Tags: Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Analytics, Data Science, Manufacturers, Data Analytics

When it Comes to BI and Analytics, Microsoft is Leading the Pack
Oct 11, 2019

When it Comes to BI and Analytics, Microsoft is Leading the Pack

This has been a banner year for Microsoft BI and Analytics.  Microsoft Power BI continue that strong momentum in the third quarter when it was recognized as a leader in the Forrester Wave report for Enterprise BI Platforms (Vendor-Managed), Q3...

Categories: Microsoft Solutions

Tags: Business Intelligence, Microsoft, Power BI, Analytics, Gartner Magic Quadrant, Enterprise BI Platforms

Join us at the User Group Summit 2019 for Best Practices Using Power BI with Dynamics 365
Oct 08, 2019

Join us at the User Group Summit 2019 for Best Practices Using Power BI with Dynamics 365

Many of our manufacturing customers deal with complex customer relationships, involving numerous stakeholders, distributors, and channel partners. That’s why we’ve created two sessions at this year’s User Group Summit in Kissimmee, FL, Oct. 13-18. These sessions are...

Categories: Microsoft Solutions, News + Events

Tags: Manufacturing, Power BI, Analytics, PowerApps, Dynamics 365, Power Query, User Group Summit 2019, Manufacturers

Data is a Manufacturer’s Best Weapon in a Soft Market Economy
Oct 04, 2019

Data is a Manufacturer’s Best Weapon in a Soft Market Economy

With the global impacts of tariffs, key indicators pointing to a slower economy, tightening capital spending, and lack of consumer confidence, all indicators point to a challenging year or two ahead. But from many prior downturns I’ve learned that there are ways to win big in these conditions...

Categories: Manufacturing Industry Insights

Tags: Manufacturing, Analytics, Actionable Insights, Data, Forbes, Sales, Sales Analytics, Webinar

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