24 July 2012
Experlogix Announces the Latest Release of its Product Configurator Version 7.0
The latest edition of Experlogix provides integration to Microsoft Dynamics AX, a new Metro user interface and significant end user enhancements.
SANTA BARBARA, CA — July 24, 2012 - Experlogix, Inc., the leading provider of product configurator solutions for Microsoft Dynamics® CRM and ERP, announced today the general availability of its latest release of the Experlogix Product Configurator, version 7.0. The new version includes integration with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012, a new Microsoft Metro user interface, and adds significant enhancements across all Microsoft Dynamics platforms supported.
Microsoft Dynamics AX Integration
The Experlogix Product Configurator is now tightly integrated with Microsoft Dynamics AX. Within each of the Microsoft Dynamics products, Experlogix is deeply embedded within the platform, creating a natural and efficient experience for the user. As with the other Dynamics solutions supported, Dynamics AX users will be able to quickly and accurately configure multi-line quotes and orders, map configured data back to any Dynamics AX field, automatically create production orders with configured components and routings (with unlimited levels of subassemblies), and easily view a Bill of Material (BOM) during the order configuration process with a single mouse click.
Experlogix Design Center Enhancements:
The Design Center, which provides an Experlogix administrator with intuitive visual tools for defining the hierarchies, formulas and rules to accurately configure and price products and services, has been enhanced with an improved user interface modeled after the Microsoft Metro look and feel. The new Design Center interface delivers key indicators and updates to the main screen live tiles. It also includes functional enhancements such as improved import and export capabilities, list and table editing enhancements, dynamic drop down lists, and a myriad of shortcuts, productivity enhancements and visualizers throughout.
User Specific Enhancements:
Version 7.0 also includes a variety of customer requested enhancements that further improve the functional capabilities and usability of Experlogix within each of the Microsoft Dynamics products. Examples include auto-population of ship-to method and tax schedules in Dynamics GP, support for including comment lines for sales orders, BOM components and routing steps in Dynamics NAV and quick access to BOM details in Dynamics CRM.
"Strategic ISVs like Experlogix play a critical role in delivering customer success with Microsoft Dynamics", states Jamie Tozzi, General Manager, Microsoft Dynamics Eastern Region. "We are proud of Experlogix's ability to integrate with Dynamics CRM and ERP as well as the passion they share with delivering innovative solutions to our customers."
"Experlogix is uniquely positioned to offer our customers a sophisticated product configurator solution that is tightly integrated with Microsoft Dynamics AX as well as Dynamics CRM," says Jeffrey Goldstein, Managing Director of Queue Associates, an international Microsoft Gold Certified ERP partner. "Experlogix has the flexibility to meet a wide range of industry requirements and brings tremendous efficiencies to our manufacturing clients."
"We're excited about this release on several levels," according to Jeff Holway, Experlogix Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "We are committed to ensuring that quoting and order configuration is a seamless and effortless process and that our products are intuitive for each Dynamics product user. On a functional level we also want to ensure customers can take full advantage of the production side capabilities that are unique to each Dynamics platform. Version 7.0 not only enhances these functions but also brings the Product Configurator up to the latest look and feel of each respective Microsoft product. With version 7's added support for Dynamics AX, we're proud to now offer our mission critical Product Configurator across the full Microsoft Dynamics suite of CRM, GP, NAV, and AX." export capabilities, list and table editing enhancements, dynamic drop down lists, and a myriad of shortcuts, productivity enhancements and visualizers throughout.
Experlogix is a premier provider of Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ) technology, specializing in fully integrated quote and order automation solutions for Microsoft Dynamics and NetSuite. Experlogix delivers the scalability and flexibility needed to handle virtually any CPQ requirement at a low total cost of ownership. Hundreds of companies worldwide in a variety of industries rely on Experlogix, including Allegion, Analogic, Assa Abloy Hospitality, FEI Company, Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia, Husky Injection Molding Systems, Malibu Boats, Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift, Nikon Instruments UK, Okuma America Corporation, Otis Elevator, Takeuchi, TelePacific Communications and Teradata. For more information, visit www.experlogix.com and www.cpq365.com.