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The solution has been certified by Microsoft and Lionbridge, and adheres to the industry's most stringent technical standards. You can read more about the certification program here.

 

Analyst Reviews

Advanced Projects (with Microsoft Dynamics AX) scores top competitor ratings in TEC's analysis of the product

"Adeaca's Advanced Projects product clearly illustrated why they are a significant competitor in the PPM space. All functional areas are above the industry average, with many being dominant."

Read the full analyst report from TEC here: Advanced Projects TEC analyst report.pdf

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Learn About the Value

Advanced Projects® PME helps companies generate more business with fewer resources. Experience tells us that our customers are able to improve their cost efficiency by an average of 2%-10% by delivering more projects on time and within budget and maintaining a high and balanced resource utilization.

Read more about how we get to these numbers here: Making the case for Advanced Projects®.

 

Complete Project ERP Solution

The world is shrinking. New markets are opening to you every day, but your competition is ready to jump as well. To remain competitive you need to quickly bring your solutions to market while improving productivity across your supply chain. Ensuring the right resources and materials are available at the right time and place, across all of your projects, is key to your ongoing success.

Has evaluating the profitability of new projects while quickly and effectively delivering on your existing project portfolio become a project in itself?

We hear you. Staying ahead of your competition and providing a superior product, all while reducing supply chain costs and start up times, remains a huge challenge, particularly as your competition is doing the same. Poorly managed resources and budgets can turn what appeared to be profitable projects into a string of unfulfilled client expectations, cost overruns, and cancelled contracts.

Rather than just another project accounting system you need a fully integrated project management solution to start spending more time managing and less time administering your projects.

Extending the horizontal ERP capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics AX, Advanced Projects® PME is a complete project ERP solution proven to improve performance in organizations like yours.

Advanced Projects® PME will help you with:

  • Consolidate all critical business processes into a single integrated application
  • Significantly reduce risk across your organization
  • Optimize manpower and equipment and increase utilization
  • Facilitate collaboration across organizations and with vendors and suppliers
  • Create consistency in your bidding and quoting processes
  • Accurately predict budget variance and financial performance of your complete project portfolio
  • More accurately manage costs and maintain a lean inventory

Project Life Cycle Management

Advanced Projects PME is designed for project driven; manufacturing, service and engineering companies, that are faced with the challenging task of managing large and complex projects, often with a low degree of project repeatability.

Quote & Sell Plan Execute

Extending the horizontal ERP capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics AX, Advanced Projects PME is a one-stop solution that will improve operational efficiency, reduce IT costs and increase your customer satisfaction level as well as the bottom line.

Capabilities by functional area

Advanced Projects® PME with Microsoft Dynamics AX provides a complete project ERP solution that delivers best in class capabilities focused on the following project disciplines:

Project Estimation & Budget Management

  • Quote & change management
  • Cost Breakdown Structure (CBS)
  • Estimation tools
  • Delivery projection
  • Cash-flow management
  • Pipeline management
  • Rolling wave planning
  • Budget contingency

Project Scheduling

  • Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)
  • Milestone and deadline management
  • Finite and infinite capacity constraints
  • Soft and hard capacity allocations
  • Drag and drop scheduling
  • Gantt chart
  • Embedded projects and project links
  • Simulation and prioritized batch scheduling

Project Resource Management

  • Skill and availability based resource selection
  • Resource calendar and capacity management
  • Resource dispatch board
  • Resource Breakdown Structure (RBS)
  • Resource loan management

Project Collaboration

  • Gateway review
  • Issue management
  • Timesheet management
  • Project workflow
  • Invoice notification
  • Material constraint management

Project Subcontract Management

  • Subcontract tender (RFQ)
  • Compliance and submittals
  • Change management
  • Request for payment

Project Costing

  • Cost to complete / Estimate at completion
  • Cost, revenue and variance analysis
  • Time-phasing of cost to complete estimates
  • Budget period control
  • Project hierarchy costing

Project & Portfolio Analytics

  • Senior management project dashboard
  • Portfolio analytics
  • Project Breakdown Structure
  • Earned Value Management
  • Sensor point analysis 

Project Fundamentals

  • Project accounting
  • Billing and retention
  • Revenue recognition
  • Web portal access
  • Cost and sales rate management

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Project WBS and Gantt(tm)

Project and Portfolio Performance

Project Resoucing

Capacity Management

Project Cash Flow Management

Project Breakdown Structure

Project Time Lines

Project Capacity (resource) load

Project Sensor Points™